Pulse of the Pirates
August Newsletter for Plainview JH/SH
August 4th - Sophomore and Freshman class meetings
August 5th - 8th and 7th grade orientation
August 27th - First day of School
September 1st - Picture Day
Monday August 3rd
- Seniors - 5:30 pm multipurpose room in the elementary
- Juniors - 7:30 pm multipurpose room in the elementary
- Sophomores - 5:30 pm multipurpose room in the elementary
- Freshman - 7:30 pm multipurpose room in the elementary
Wednesday August 5th
7th/8th Grade - 7:00 pm orientation, multipurpose room in the elementary
New Staff Members
Mrs. Abbenhaus → Math: Mrs. Abbenhaus is also getting back into teaching after a couple years off to start their family. She previously taught Math at Bloomfield where she was a graduate of, prior to that she was a Pirate. She will be taking over JH and some HS Math classes this coming year. Pleas welcome Mrs. Abbenhaus back to Pirate Nation!
Miss Hansen → English: Miss Hansen just graduated with her English degree from Mount Marty College and is very excited to take over our JH and 9th grade English classes. She will also be helping with One Act and Speech this year as she has a theater minor! We are excited to add Miss Hansen to our staff, welcome aboard!
Mrs. Haselhorst → Vocal Music: Mrs. Haselhorst is coming to us from Pierce Elementary. She has several years of experience teaching vocal music and will be working with Preschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students in our building as well as all JH/HS students who participate in choir. We are VERY excited to have her on our team!!
Miss King → Art: Miss King just graduated with her K-12 Art degree, and is very excited to meet students in 2nd-12th grades. She loves baking, painting, and creating jewelry. I think you all are going to be excited to meet her and see the art room too! Welcome aboard, Miss King!
Mrs. Yilk → Media/Library: Mrs. Yilk has been with Plainview Public Schools for several years too. This year she is diving into the role of our media/STEM/library teacher as well as the librarian for the Elementary and High School library! She has been working really hard to make some fun changes in both buildings! Welcome (again) Mrs. Yilk!!
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