Plymouth Public Schools
Voyager Express Newsletter - January 17, 2020
Educational Tour of Peru: Land of the Inca
Sticker Shock Campaign Submissions
Our Sticker Shock Campaign is a collaboration between youth, law enforcement, liquor store owners and coalition members that aims to reduce underage drinking by limiting minors’ access to alcohol.
We are currently accepting submissions for our 2020 Sticker Shock Design Contest - reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like more info on how to submit an entry!
Visual & Performing Arts
Winter A Cappella Concert
English Language Arts
5th Annual Anthology Celebration
Mark your calendars! The 5th Annual Anthology Celebration is fast approaching. Join us as we recognize students who have published work in the 5th volume of “Reflections: Plymouth Anthology of Young People’s Writing.”
Tuesday, January 21st | 6:30 PM at Plymouth South High School
Science, Technology & Engineering
Biomedical Applications Now Available
The program connects students to courses and experiences that promote career exploration and readiness. Biomedical Science Staff work collaboratively to create an instructional program that is rooted in project based learning and that which fosters partnerships with professionals that expand on the opportunities for Plymouth students.
In order to be considered for acceptance into this program, interested students must complete an online application (bit.ly/biomedapp). Applications are due on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. For more information, check out these links (bit.ly/biomedinfo and bit.ly/pltwbiomed). Note that only current 8th grade students are eligible to apply.
Register Today for Camp Invention
Our 2020 program, Elevate, sparks excitement and inspiration as children engage in hands-on challenges, discover world-changing inventors, and build their confidence as creators and innovators. Program elements include the Flight Lab, Design Thinking Project, Rescue Squad, and Camp Invention Champions.
This year's program is at PCIS from July 6-10, 2020, and runs daily from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. We anticipate that this program will sell out, so register your child today! Openings are available for students entering grades K-6. Also, additional opportunities are available for students entering grades 7-9. Check out campinvention.org for more information and to register.
23rd Annual Early Childhood Fair
Winter Instrumental Concert
Virtual Reality with Ms. Wells in Digital Literacy
Kindergarten Space Travel
Inspired by Jen Aranyi and Jillian Monska
Goals for 2020 and Beyond
The 6th graders in Ranger have set some goals for the new year! Some say they will:
- study, read, or participate MORE
- shout out, distract others or forget homework LESS
- START raising their hand in class, writing neater, and organizing their binders
- STOP procrastinating, forgetting materials, and talking to friends during class
- CONTINUE getting good grades, making new friends, and working hard
After School Activities: Don't miss Aladdin Jr.! Pokemon Club is Back!
Also, back by popular demand, Pokemon club started this week! Thank you Mrs. Harmon for giving our students another club option.
Preparing for the Future
It was another successful year for the PNHS Marketing program! North had 135 attendees, 87 medallions and 12 first place finishes. Next up, all the qualifiers from this regional competition move on to the State Competition in February!
Health Podcasts and Phys. Ed. Olympics
The Physical Education Department just completed its program wide Olympic Unit. Students compete in a wide range of activities with their team all in hopes of bringing home gold!