PHS Announcements
PHS Announcements
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
COME SUPPORT THE SENIORS today, April 11 at Raising Canes on St. Charles Rock Road from 4:00 -11:00pm.  Mention you are ordering for the Senior All Night Party and 15% of the proceeds will go directly to the Senior All Night Party!

THE SCIENCE ACT REVIEW CLASS will be held this evening, April 11 in room F116 from 6-8pm.

JUNIORS INTERESTED IN TAKING THE ACT, SAT OR ACT WORK KEYS FOR FREE, stop by and see Ms. Patrick in the Guidance Office.

SENIORS INTERESTED IN AUDITIONING TO BE ONE OF THE TWO SPEAKERS AT GRADUATION:  The audition date is Wednesday, April 18 at 2:30pm in room D107.  You will need a typed manuscript of your 3-minute speech and present it in front of a panel of staff members.  See Mr. Lopinot for more information!

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS TAKING THE ACT THIS SATURDAY, APRIL 14 AT PHS:  Enter under the Bridge; check-in will begin at 7:20am.  Be sure to bring a photo I.D., ACT Admission ticket, pencils and a calculator.  Consider leaving cell phones in your car or at home.  This is a national college entrance exam and your best behavior is expected - anyone who disrupts the test environment will be asked to leave.

ANY CURRENT SOPHOMORE INTERESTED IN JOINING THE YOUTH LEADERSHIP ST. LOUIS ORGANIZATION FOR NEXT YEAR, should stop in Ms. Passarelli's room (D111) for the application and info.  Applications are due Tuesday, April 17.

JUNIORS:  Are you the 1st in your family to go to college?  Join the College Academy and get prepared for college.  See Mrs. Luraschi in the College/Career Center.

ARE YOU ATTENDING A CAMP THIS SUMMER?  PHS PTO Grants are available for students attending an Academic, Fine Arts or Leadership program or camp.  Applications are available online under PTO.  The application must be filled out completely and returned, with all supporting documents, to the Activities Office, on or before Monday, April 16.  See the application for more detailed requirements.

SUPPORT THE PHS LACROSSE TEAMS AND LOCAL VETERANS this Friday, April 13 at PHS on the turf vs. Incarnate Word Academy.  JV plays at 4:15.  Varsity plays at 5:15pm.  Donations will be collected during the games to help support local veterans.  If you are unable to attend the games, donations are also being collected during all lunch sessions this week.

THE WORD OF THE WEEK IS SUCCUMB, which means to yield or give in to pressure.  To manage finances, smart consumers should not succumb to advertising or the impulse to spend too much money.

FOR MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS, go to the PHS website,

Remember the Pirate Code.  Be Respectful.  Be Responsible.  Be Involved.

GAME CLUB will meet tomorrow, April 12 from 2:20-4:00pm in D115.

JOIN THE PHS INTERNATIONAL CLUB and get painted in reds, yellows, greens, pinks and enjoy Holi, Festival of Colors, in style with food, friends, and music!  Holi celebrates the coming of spring, the joy of friendship, and equality for all. This Indian Festival happens ever year, not only in India but also throughout the world.  Join us on Saturday, April 21.  Tickets are on sale during all lunches.

PROM:  Beginning next Monday, April 16 through Wednesday, April 25 students may request an appeal from their principal to attend Prom due to attendance below 90%.  Contact your principal if you have any questions.  

IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING PROM, all fines must be paid.  See Mrs. Mason, in the Finance Office, today.

STUDENTS & STAFF:  SIGN UP FOR THE 2ND ANNUAL PHS TRIVIA NIGHT to be held on Friday, April 13 at 6:00pm. in the cafeteria!  $40 for a team of 8.  Teams can consist of students, teachers, or a mix of both!  Information is in the STUCO Store or outside room D212.  All proceeds to go to Ryleigh's Make A Wish fund!