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Friday, October 14, 2016

****************************WILDCAT SPORTS***********************

VOLLEYBALL

  • JV & VARSITY LADY CATS vs. Wylie, Friday, Oct. 14th at Wylie. Varsity plays at 6pm. JV plays at 7pm.

  • JV & VARSITY LADY CATS vs. Denton Guyer, Tuesday, Oct. 18th at Denton Guyer. JV plays at 6pm. Varsity plays at 7pm.


  • JV & VARSITY LADY CATS vs. McKinney Boyd, Friday, Oct. 21st at PSHS. Varsity plays at 6pm. JV plays at 7pm.


GRACE UNDER PRESSURE!!! Website: http://www.planovolleyball.com

FOOTBALL

  • VARSITY CATS vs. Wylie, Friday, Oct. 14th at Wylie Stadium, Game time is 7:30pm.


  • JV CATS vs. McKinney Boyd, Thursday, Oct. 20th at McKinney, Game time is 7:00pm.


  • VARSITY CATS vs. Wylie, Friday, Oct. 21st at Kimbrough Stadium, Game time is 7:30pm.


RISE AS ONE! Website: http://www.planowildcatqbclub.com/

SWIM & DIVE

  • WILDCATS vs. Allen, Wednesday, Oct. 19th at PAC. Start time is 6:00pm.

CROSS COUNTRY

  • WILDCATS at District 6-6A Meet, Thursday, Oct. 20th at UNT Campus, Denton.
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MEN’S BASKETBALL

Try outs for the 2016-17 Men’s Basketball Team will be Thurs., Oct. 27th – Sat., Oct. 29th. The times are as follows: 4:30pm-6pm Thursday & Friday; 8am-11am Saturday morning.

Mandatory Requirements To Participate In Try Out:

  • Current Physical- covering the entire basketball season calendar Oct 2016- June 2017, including medical history.
  • Required pre-participation forms completed on Rank One Sports. Please register and complete all forms at: https://planoisd.rankonesport.com/Main/Default2.aspx?Type=4
  • Academically eligible, no failing grades on the previous 6 weeks grade report, or the 3 week grade check.
  • Academically eligible for the current 6 week grading period, no failing grades on the student’s academic report.
  • Must be in good conduct standing with rules and policies with Plano Senior HS, Vines HS, Clark HS, PISD, and The Plano Community. (Example: no pending ISS, OSS, Truancy Court, Behavioral Special Programs Assignment, etc.)
  • Bring running shoes, court shoes, dark shorts, and white t-shirt.
  • Must attend all 3 try out dates (Thursday-Saturday) to be eligible to become a Men’s Basketball Team candidate.
  • Must complete 1600 meter/ 1 mile run (4 laps) in 6 min 00 seconds on Thursday to continue through the try out.
  • Questions contact men’s basketball office at 469-752-9512.

*************EVENTS AROUND CAMPUS**********

COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID NIGHT

PSHS’s Financial Aid Night is Monday, Oct. 17th at 6:30pm, in the Lecture Hall, in Building B. The presenter is Carolyn Jones from Collin College. Carolyn works in the Financial Aid office at Collin College and has 23 years of experience helping families understand the process of applying for financial aid. She will explain the FAFSA application process, explain this year’s changes, and answer questions.

Homecoming Dance Tickets

HOMECOMING DANCE

Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016

PSHS Café

8 pm – 12 midnight


Tickets: Homecoming tickets are NOW available on-line through Parent Portal https://parentviewer.pisd.edu/Login.aspx . One ticket is $25 and two tickets are $40.

***REMEMBER*** when purchasing 2 tickets, the purchaser must be a PSHS student.


Beginning Mon., Oct. 31, tickets will be on sale in the Café as follows:

  • Monday, Oct. 31st – Thursday, Nov. 3rd: Both Lunches
  • Friday, Nov. 4th: 7:45 – 9:15 am, Both Lunches, and 3 – 4:30 pm
  • Prices: $30 each or $50 for two


*At the door the night of dance: $30
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PSHS HOMECOMING 2016

Hi to Everyone!

It’s that wonderful time again in WILDCAT COUNTRY….as we RISE AS ONE……HOMECOMING 2016!


Please plan to gather your groups, make a fabulous float, walk in the parade, or come and watch the festivities.


Parade: Wed., Nov. 2, 2016


Gathering point: Church across the street from Davis Elementary (2701 Parkhaven Rd.)


Begin to organize: 5 pm


Step off Time: 6 pm


Parade will end in Plano Senior parking lot on Westside Dr, and the PEP RALLY will begin immediately in the gym.


Also, plan to attend the Friday night, Nov. 4, homecoming football game against Plano East, 7:30 pm, Clark Stadium.


LET’S “RISE AS ONE” AND CELEBRATE THE WILDCAT NATION!

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VISITING COLLEGES / SERVICES

Friday, Oct. 14th Both Lunches/Cafeteria:

Drury University

Monday, Oct. 17th Both Lunches/Cafeteria:

University of Arkansas

Tuesday, Oct. 18th Both Lunches/Cafeteria:

National Guard

University of Nebraska

"SOCKTOBER" FUNDRAISER

PSHS Student Council is sponsoring a "Socktober" fundraiser. Please help as you can and bring unused, packaged socks to your English class during the month of October. This nationwide program called “Socktober” was created from the idea of giving something as simple as a pair of socks can change someone’s day. All socks donated will be given to a local charity just in time for winter! Let’s help as many people as we can!

STATE FAIR TICKETS

You may pick up a FREE State Fair Ticket in Sub School anytime EXCEPT DURING CLASS TIME! Have Fun! TICKETS ARE ONLY GOOD FOR SUNDAYS, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16 AND 10/23.

WILDCAT FOOTBALL ONLINE TICKET SALES

The Plano ISD Athletic Department now offers General Admission tickets for all HOME football games for sale on-line. The on-line ticket price will include a service charge. On-line ticket sales for the current week’s HOME games begin on Tuesday at 4:30pm. Ticket prices increase from $6.00 to $8.00 after 1:00pm on game day. Please follow the links for on-line purchases. Tickets/proof of purchase must be presented at the gate on game night and will be scanned for admission.

Plano Wildcat fans may purchase and print pre-game tickets at

https://tix.extremetix.com/Online/?siteID=3487

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YEARBOOK

You can still order your yearbook online at www.jostensyearbooks.com or with check or cash in B208 with Mrs. Mallins. The price is now $85.

There are several other ways to stay connected:

* Please follow us on Twitter @PSHSWildcats

* PSHS website at http://k-12.pisd.edu/schools/pshs/

* PSHS PTSA (Parent, Teacher, Student Assoc.) website http://www.planoseniorptsa.org/

* PISD (Plano Independent School District) website at http://pisd.edu/

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