News from the PHS Counselors

May 2016

Pulaski Education Foundation Dinner and Scholarship Ceremony

This years scholarship night will be held on Wednesday, May 25th in the PHS auditorium.


There will be a fundraising dinner for those interested in helping raise money for our PHS scholarship fund. The dinner begins at 5:15 and includes a catered chicken buffet, silent auction/raffle. We would like to grow the number and amounts of scholarships we are able to give to PHS seniors every year. Tickets for the dinner can be bought at the PACE office or in Student Services at the high school. They are $20/person.


The scholarship ceremony will begin in the auditorium at 7:00pm. If your student won a scholarship please let Gina Siolka in student services know asap so they can be included/honored in our ceremony! Gina's number is 822-6725.

What is a Gap Year?

A gap year is time out to travel between life stages. It is also known as a sabbatical taken between high school and college.

Prepare for Campus Visits!

There’s no wrong way to visit a campus, but there is definitely a wise way. Read about great tips to make the most out of your visit!

Raider Crew Students Serve As Mentors to Class of 2020

Our Raider Crew, a group of 60 juniors and seniors, hosted our annual 8th grade transition day on Friday, May 4th. The upperclassman spend 3 hours with the incoming freshman. They interacted in small groups, facilitated tours of the high school, and were part of a panel discussion all to help 8th grade students become acclimated to high school.
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A Pep Talk for Parents of Teenagers.

Parenting teens is has often been described as a roller-coaster. The varying emotions, the risk taking...all of it can be trying. Here is an article for parents to remind us that this is the stage of life that kids need their parents the most!

You Student Services Team

Counselors:

Ms. Leah Grant (A-He) lrgrant@pulaskischools.org

Ms. Sara Diehlmann (Hf-P) srdiehlmann@pulaskischools.org

Mrs. Katrina Mayer (Q-Z) kmmayer@pulaskischools.org

Mrs. Paula VanDerLinden prjohnson@pulaskischools.org


Support Staff:

Mrs. Gina Siolka-Administrative Assistantgmsiolka@pulaskischools.org

Mrs. Carol Witthuhn-Registrar cjwitthuhn@pulaskischools.org