PCHS PARENT News

February 25, 2019

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Parent Teacher Conferences/Enrollment - FINAL REMINDER

Parents, the final step to 19-20 enrollment is a short conference with you, your child, and their PLT/FPL advisory teacher on February 27. After conferencing, students will be asked to enter their course requests for next year. All students have received their enrollment form (ICAP), are collecting signatures, and should bring it to the conference. Please ask your child to see their enrollment form and take a few minutes to sign up for a time to meet with your student's PLT/FPL advisory teacher to discuss your student's enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year.

If you would like to conference with any of your student's current classroom teachers, please select an open conference time on the teacher you would like to speak with as well.


MAP and CHECKLIST



Teacher Last Name A - D (please note: Dr. Bonsignore and Mr. Bailey will be at PCMS only and
Ms. Beaver is now Ms. Peoples)


Teacher Last Name F - I


Teacher Last Name J (please note: Dr. Jones will be at PCMS only)


Teacher Last Name K - N


Teacher Last Name O - R (Ms. Beaver is now Ms. Peoples)


Teacher Last Name S


Teacher Last Name T - Z

Counseling Department

BREAKFAST WITH THE PROFESSIONALS - a partnership with Northland Career Center (NCC) to talk about education and training necessary for career readiness.

Next opportunity is February 2/28 at 7:15 a.m. @ PCHS.
TOPIC: Hospitality & Tourism.

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AP EXAMS:

It's time for students to make their commitment to the AP exam. If your child is taking an AP class and is interested in taking the AP exam for that class, they must pay their fees by Thursday, March 7. AP exam sign-ups are done by paying for the exam. The cost is $94 per exam.
Please have checks made out to Platte County High School and indicate the subject name of the test(s) on the payment. Multiple exams may be paid for with one check.

Please sign up by paying money to Kara Yarc, in the Counseling Center. If you have any questions, please visit with your AP teacher or Mr. Heckman.


NCC APPLICATION REMINDER:
NCC application deadline March 1


PLEASE VIEW OUR SUCCESS READY DOCUMENT:

SUCCESS READY


SCHOLARSHIP PAGE (Please check often for due dates):

Student SCHIVIR Nominations

In an effort to make sure we are recognizing all our students, we are opening up the opportunity for students to nominate their peers when they are seen living out our Pirate Character Traits in our building. Please use this form to nominate your fellow students whom you see are living out our Pirate Character Traits (Self-Confidence, Pride, Responsibility, Citizenship, Compassion, Individuality, Self Control, Integrity, Perseverance, Respect, Cooperation, Honesty). Students who are nominated will be called to the office and recognized for their efforts.


STUDENT SCHIVIR NOMINATION FORM

Platte County Pirates Booster Club Online Store

Looking for some spirit wear? The Platte County Pirate Booster Club online store, www.pchsboosterclub.com is live and featuring our 2019 winter line as well as some of our favorites from last year. The site allows consumers to shop on-line for its Platte County School District branded products. The pchsboosterclub.com online store contains a "shopping cart" for convenient, safe, and secure purchases, and has special features, such as the ability to select different size, color, and other product details. All purchases will be handled securely through PayPal and orders will be picked up at the PCHS Welcome Center. For more information, contact: Jerri Spores, 816-858-2822 x. 1238.

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PTSA

MEETINGS/EVENTS COMING UP:

(All meetings are at 6:30 pm in the library unless otherwise announced.)


Mar. - 14

Apr - 11

May - 9


  • CONNECT WITH PTSA

Have You Opted In to Receive Text Notifications from PCR-3?

School Messenger is our automated phone calling and text notification system. We use this system to notify parents quickly for sudden changes in schedules due to emergencies, school cancellations, or just important school announcements.


If you aren't receiving the District's text reminders and notifications and would like to opt-in to receive these, simply text "YES" to 67587.
Standard text messaging rates apply.

Bullying and Safety Concerns

Safety is one of our district’s top priorities and to help safeguard our school community, our district is now using SafeSchools Alert, a tip reporting service that allows students, staff, and parents to submit safety concerns to our administration.


You and your student can easily report tips on bullying, harassment, or any safety issue you're concerned about through SafeSchools Alert.


Every tip SafeSchools Alert receives about our district is immediately logged in the system and our administration is notified so that they can investigate and take appropriate action. And, tips may also be submitted anonymously if you prefer.


Together, using SafeSchools Alert, we can make our district a safer place to learn!


Click the link below to submit a tip or concern.


SAFE SCHOOLS ALERT

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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PARENT PORTAL GUIDE

How To Use Parent Portal

Mark Your Calendar

February 27:

  • Professional Learning Community (PLC) Day, Dismissal 12:40
  • Parent Teacher Conference - Enrollment for 2019-2020 Courses.
March 5:
  • Jostens: Senior Announcements Delivery 7 AM, Main Lobby

March 12:

  • Jostens: Senior Announcement Delivery, 7 AM, Main Lobby
  • Academic Awards, 1 PM, Wilson Center

March 13:

  • Professional Learning Community (PLC) Day, Dismissal 12:40
  • Parent igNIGHT, 6:30 PM

March 14:

  • PTSA Meeting, 6:30 PM, Library

March 18-22:

  • NO SCHOOL: Spring Break



Click here to view the full Platte County High School calendar on our website.

Upcoming Community Events

Make sure you check out the “Community” channel on the Platte County School District website. There you will find a page called “Community Events” where you can access flyers with information regarding various events and opportunities within our community.



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
  • Stephanie Theis, Assistant Principal
  • Phil Dorman, Activities Director