ALL HANDS ON DECK

HS STAFF NEWS | October 29, 2018

From the Principal's Desk

TEACHERS - YOUR WORK MATTERS

There are students in your class who will look back on this year and be thankful for your influence. They may even be the one causing you the most trouble.

Growth takes time and the seeds you are planting in young hearts and minds will grow and bring forth fruit, even if you might not see it yet.

You are making a difference. There are students who care. Who are grateful. Who are learning. Who are growing. Even if they never tell you.


-Linda Kardamis (Teach For the Heart)

School Engagement is More Than Just Talk

It's rare for an educator to make it through an entire day without hearing the word "engagement." We want our students, teachers, parents and the entire school community to be engaged. But what does that really mean? What comes to mind when you think about an engaged school community? What difference does engagement make? And what can we actually do to build and sustain a culture of engagement?


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SCHOOL ENGAGEMENT IS MORE THAN JUST TALK

STUDENT SCHIVIRS

In an effort to make sure we are recognizing all our students, we are opening up the opportunity for students to nominate their peers when they are seen living out our Pirate Character Traits in our building.

While we are asking students to nominate their peers, we would also love to have you nominate our students as well.


STUDENT SCHIVIRS NOMINATION FORM

Absence Management

Please remember to schedule your absences in Absence Management as soon as you know that you will be out of the building.

CHEERS & TEARS

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Cheers

Congratulations to Hannah Kasner, for the birth of her son! Carter James Kasner was born October 24 at 6:06 PM

Safe Schools

If a child reports BULLYING to you, as outlined in the safe school training, please use the following link to report the issue:

https://plattecounty-mo.safeschoolsalert.com/


USE THE REPORT VIA WEB button to fill out the information to be investigated.

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October

30 - NHD INTERVIEWS - LCR

30 - FRESHMEN FRIGHT NIGHT 3-6:30, Paxton Center

31 - MILITARY CONNECTED STUDENT BREAKFAST, 8:15 am, N Cafe


November

1 - STAFF WELLNESS PROGRAM BEGINS

5-9 - 'DAY OF HOPE' Week

6 - BLT, 3PM

7 - PLC DAY

8 - BREAKFAST WITH THE PROFESSIONALS, 7AM, Paxton

8 - PTSA MTG., 6:30, LIB

8, 10, 11 - FALL MUSICAL, 7 PM

12 - VETERANS DAY ASSEMBLY, 1:45 N GYM


Click here to view the full Platte County High School calendar on our website.

Staff Birthdays

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Thank you to our Pirates ROCK Star business partners!

Platte County High School

  • Dr. Chad Sayre, Principal
  • Shari Waters, Assistant Principal
  • Matt Messick, Assistant Principal
  • Stephanie Theis, Assistant Principal
  • Phil Dorman, Activities Director