ALL HANDS ON DECK

HS STAFF NEWS | December 8, 2017

Shutdown Checklist for Winter Break

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Holiday Fun!!

DOOR DECORATING IS ON!

REMINDER - Get that door decorated and you could win a prize!
The judging of doors will happen on December 18th.


OTHER CONTESTS SPONSORED BY LIFETOUCH:

LifeTouch is having two holiday contests for staff and teachers to participate in: Ugly Sweater contest and a Holiday Door Decorating contest!

Please see attached Fliers for contest details. Participate in one or both!

DEADLINE FOR SWEATER CONTEST IS DECEMBER 21st

DEADLINE FOR DOOR CONTEST IS DECEMBER 15th


This is an opportunity for the school and teachers to win Printshop credit, which can be redeemed for customized posters, banners, certificates, awards, stickers, cards, and so much more! Help spread the holiday cheer and feel free to enter as many times as you like.


Entry is simple: snap a picture with your school's name, your name, contact information and email it to KKelley@Lifetouch.com by the deadline listed.


GOOD LUCK!

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Entrepreneurship Fair

Applied Communications students will be hosting their annual Entrepreneurship Fair before the Winter Break


THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14th - MAIN LOBBY

8:00 am -10:30 am.

and 11:45 - 2:15 pm.

There will be a new crew during the afternoon, so you could bring your classes twice!


There will be several items for sale at a minimal cost.


Thank you for your support!

-G. Martin

Chili Dinner

PCHS CHEER SQUAD is hosting a Chili Dinner on December 14th!

Time: 4:30-7:00 pm - before and during the PCHS Boys' Basketball Games

Place: PCHS North Cafeteria

Cost: $6

Serving: Chili, Cornbread, Crackers, Cookies, Drinks


To go orders also available: Just call 816-401-4688 that afternoon and we will get it ready for you!


Come on out and watch an exciting basketball game, a halftime performance by the cheerleaders, and enjoy some chili!


Proceeds to benefit PCHS Cheerleading Activities

Coming in February

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SCHIVIR Nomination

Take a few moments and recognize a colleague for living our district values!


SCHIVIR NOMINATION FORM

PLC Meetings

Jan. 10

Jan. 24*

Feb. 28
Mar. 14*
April 11*
May 2*


* = Extended meetings

Shout Outs

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Tanner Clarkson and Michael Smith at the Simone Awards.

Michael is the winner of the 18th Annual Bobby Bell Award, presented by Great Western Bank and given to the best lineman/linebacker in the small classes (MO 1-4, KS 1A-4A)

Tanner was a finalist, as well as John Watts (not pictured).

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Sound Express prepares for their MMEA (Missouri Music Educators Association) performance in January.
They are pictured here working with composer Hyo-Won Woo who wrote the piece they will be performing called "8 Laughing Voices".

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Wind Ensemble working with clinician AAron Bryan

AAron was the Assistant Director of Bands at Broken Arrow, Oklahoma when they performed With Heart and Voice by David Gillingham. Mr. Bryan came in on Thursday to work with the Wind Ensemble. They are closing their MMEA (Missouri Music Educators Association) performance with this piece. As the date for their performance approaches, the Wind Ensemble will see several guest clinicians, including college and university directors, to help them
prepare for their Jan. 25 performance.

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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December:

8 - CHOIR CONCERT

11 - FOOTBALL BANQUET

13 - PLAN TIME MEETINGS

13 - SOPHOMORE MTG, Class Ring Deliver/Commitment to Graduate, 8:30, Wilson

14 - NHD INTERVIEWS

14 - ENTREPRENEURSHIP FAIR, Main Lobby 8:00-10:30 and 11:45-2:15

14 - DEPT CHAIR Mtg.

14 - CHILI SUPPER (Cheer squad), 4:30-7:00 pm, North Cafe

14 - BAND CONCERT

14 - SOCCER BANQUET

18 - EARLY GRAD. MTG.

18 - VALIC REP AT PCHS

19 - CLASS RING DELIVERY, 7:00 am

19 - VALIC REP AT PCHS

20 - VALIC REP AT PCHS

20 - END 1st SEMESTER

21 - WINTER BREAK BEGINS!


January

2 - STAFF RETURN

2 - BLT Mtg.

3 - STUDENTS RETURN

4 & 5 - VALIC REP AT PCHS

4 - 8th GRADE CURRICULUM NIGHT, 6:30-8:00, theatre


    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
    • Phil Dorman, Activities Director