Portola Jr./Sr. High School

"Home of the Tigers"

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Vans Custom Culture Contest

"Vans Custom Culture was created to inspire and empower high school students to embrace their creativity through art and design and to bring attention to diminishing arts education budgets. Vans believes everyone should be empowered to express themselves creatively and should be given the tools to do so. Custom Culture is a national high school customization competition using blank Vans shoes to be customized around specific themes. Portola High School was 1 of 500 schools to participate in the Vans Custom Culture Contest. We were sent 2 pairs of Vans to design and submit photos. High School students were invited to submit ideas to represent the school. Emery Hart and Faith Holms' designs were selected to apply to the shoes. PHS art teacher, Mrs. Henson applied to the contest back in January. Final designs will be submitted at the end of March. Stay tuned for more information as we may need help with the public voting portion! The grand prize winner wins $75,000 for their art department as well as a concert and event at their school!"

Regional Music Festival

Thursday, March 21st, 8:15am

155 6th Avenue

Portola, CA

Portola High School Performing Arts will be hosting this year's regional Music Festival on Thursday, March 21st in the PHS gym. Performances will feature students from Portola, Quincy, Chester, Greenville, and Susanville. A set of adjudicators will provide comments and a score to each group, but the event is free and open to the public. Please see the attached festival schedule.

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PJSHS Carnival

Thursday, March 28th, 6-8pm

155 6th Avenue

Portola, CA

Portola High School will be hosting our annual spring carnival to the community!. Mark your calendar's for this fun event, entry is only $1.00 per person.

Integrated Math

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Assist-A-Grad Scholarship Workshop

Seniors will be attending an Assist-A-Grad scholarship workshop on Thursday, March 28th during 4th period in the library. All students who wish to participate in this scholarship program must attend this mandatory workshop. For more information, see Laury Riggins in the office.

8th Grade Snow Science Fieldtrip

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Sports Calendar

Spring Sports

3/15-16 Baseball to Maxwell Tourney

3/18 Baseball @ Hug

3/21-23 Softball @ Biggs Tourney

3/22 Baseball vs. Modoc 4 pm

3/29-30 Baseball @ Chester Tourney

4/1 Softball vs. Loyalton DH 1:00 PM

4/2 Baseball @ Quincy

4/8 Golf @ Table Mountain

Upcoming Events

3/17 St. Patrick's Day

3/21 Music Festival

3/26 Site Council-3:30 PM

3/28 Carnival 6-8 PM

3/29 Last Day of Quarter 3

4/3 Book Club

4/15-19 Spring Break

5/1-2 Registration Nights

Join P-Crew

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Summer Job

Need a summer job? Wanna get off the couch this summer? Join P-CREW for five weeks of camping, working, and playing in Plumas/Lassen counties! Work on conservation projects to help protect and restore the Feather River Watershed, rock climb, learn about wildfires, and meet students from all over California. Accepting applications now! Check out our website for more information and to apply https://pcrew.sierrainstitute.us and be sure to follow us on Instagram @pcrew.youth.corps

2019 ALA Award Winning Books

Here is a list of the 2019 ALA award-winning books. These include this year's Newbery, Coretta Scott King, Printz Award for YA Excellence, Schneider Family, Alex Awards, Sydney Taylor, and YALSA Award honors. The American Library Association recommends these award titles annually.

Get Ready for the Spring 2019 Work Party

Let’s get to work during the Get Ready for the Spring 2019 Work Party at the Western Pacific railroad museum on April 13-14. We want to hit the ground running for 2019 and a lot of great plans are in place. We're looking to start the year with some work on the display equipment, diesel shop and the grounds. We’ll get this party started with a special volunteer breakfast in the CZ dining car "Silver Plate" beginning at 9 am on Saturday, April 13th. This breakfast is free to volunteers who work the session.

So come out and give us a hand!

For more information, check out the webpage here: https://www.wplives.org/news_items/spring_2019_work_party.html and for questions email us at info@wplives.org. If you are an FRRS member and plan to attend, Please sign up HERE for one or both days so we have a headcount. Non-members, please email info@wplives.org.

Please Participate in this Survey

Lassen-Plumas-Sierra Community Action Agency Survey


Do you have five minutes to answer 9 questions? The following community needs assessment survey from the Lassen-Plumas-Sierra Community Action Agency asks for your input on services in our county. The mission of the LPSCAA is to reduce poverty and work toward self-sufficiency in all our communities and utilizes revenues from state, federal, and other grant sources to plan and provide needed services for low-income people, especially vulnerable populations. The results of this survey will help make future funding decisions to local organizations that offer services consistent with the findings of this community needs assessment. Thank you - We value your input!

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LPSCAA

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Tiger's Lair Cafeteria Menu

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Portola Jr./Sr. High School

Principal * Mrs. Sheridan Ext. 4400

Vice Principal * Mr. Sheridan Ext. 4405

Athletic Director * Mr. Sheridan Ext.4405

Counselor * Lori Marquette Ext.4416

Administrative Assistant * Laury Riggins Ext. 4401

Registrar/ Attendance Secretary * Audra Cormany Ext. 4402

Nurse * Emilee Pruitt Ext 4413

Student Services Coordinator * Shannon Harston Ext.4433