ALL HANDS ON DECK
HS STAFF NEWS | December 10, 2018
The World's Six Best Doctors
Steve Jobs died a billionaire at age 56. This is his final essay:
"I reached the pinnacle of success in the business world. In some others' eyes, my life is the epitome of success.. However, aside from work, I have little joy. In the end, my wealth is only a fact of life that I am accustomed to. At this moment, lying on my bed and recalling my life, I realize that all the recognition and wealth that I took so much pride in have paled and become meaningless in the face of my death.
You can employ someone to drive the car for you, make money for you but you cannot have someone bear your sickness for you. Material things lost can be found or replaced. But there is one thing that can never be found when it's lost - Life. Whichever stage in life you are in right now, with time, you will face the day when the curtain comes down.
Treasure love for your family, love for your spouse, love for your friends. Treat yourself well and cherish others. As we grow older, and hopefully wiser, we realize that a $300 or a $30 watch both tell the same time. You will realize that your true inner happiness does not come from the material things of this world. Whether you fly first class or economy, if the plane goes down - you go down with it.
Therefore, I hope you realize when you have mates, buddies, and old friends, brothers and sisters, who you chat with, laugh with, talk with, have sing songs with, talk about north-south-east-west or heaven and earth, that is true happiness! Don't educate your children to be rich. Educate them to be happy. So when they grow up they will know the value of things and not the price. Eat your food as your medicine, otherwise, you have to eat medicine as your food.
The One who loves you will never leave you for another because, even if there are 100 reasons to give up, he or she will find a reason to hold on. There is a big difference between a human being and being human Only a few really understand it.
You are loved when you are born. You will be loved when you die. In between, you have to manage!
The six best doctors in the world are sunlight, rest, exercise, diet, self-confidence and friends. Maintain them in all stages and enjoy a healthy life."
Entrepreneurship Fair on Tuesday
Administrator Key Measures
Administrators would like your feedback about how we are doing this year, so far. We read the following questions in the book "The Culture Code" by Daniel Coyle and believed the questions would provide appropriate feedback for awareness and growth.
Please complete this survey three (3) times, once for each administrator.
Thank you for providing us the feedback.
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.
National Honor Society Inductees recognized on December 7th.
Jeans and Holiday Colors Next Week
If a child reports BULLYING to you, as outlined in the safe school training, please use the following link to report the issue:
USE THE REPORT VIA WEB button to fill out the information to be investigated.
17 - SEMESTER GRAD MEETING, 11 AM, Wilson
18 - STUDENT APPRECIATION DAY
19 - FIRST SEMESTER ENDS
19 - GIRLS' BASKETBALL GAME (JV/V)
20 - WINTER BREAKS BEGINS!
20 - BOYS' BASKETBALL GAME (JV/V)
2 - WORK DAY
2 - 1st SEMESTER GRADES DUE
3 - STUDENTS RETURN
Congrats To Kiel Giese and his wife on the birth of their daughter, Tiegan Jane Giese, born on Dec. 6th!
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