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HS STAFF NEWS | January 25, 2019

Upcoming Parent Teacher Conference/Enrollment Information

Teachers, please complete this form (Teacher Break Time). We are trying to make the sign up for times easier by using "Sign Up Genius" for families to register for an available meeting time with you. If you do not give us your availability, sign-ups will go out with your availability every
10 minutes from 2 - 7.


Thank you


Please complete this by Friday, Jan 25th so we can get information about your availability out to parents in the upcoming newsletter.

Dig Deeper and Grow in An Area of Your Interest

Join a Topic Study to meet and grow alongside your colleagues.

What's a topic study look like?

  • 2 Half days with about 2-3 weeks in between dates
  • The same group of participants attends both days
  • Visit a teacher's classroom for observation and discussion around a central topic
  • 1st half day visit a classroom to learn about a topic and review an article related to the topic, go back and practice what you learned in your classroom, 2nd half day visit a different classroom for observation and deeper discussion around the same topic
  • Consists of no more than 8 participants

Why should I participate in a Topic Study?

  • Given time to deepen learning around a focus area of your choice and interest
  • Time to collaborate with colleagues on a focus area of your choice and interest
  • Enhanced learning for yourself which will benefit your students
  • Sharing of ideas to enrich your classroom


Still have questions? Ask a colleague, or reply to this email if you still aren't sure about signing up. What do you have to lose?


Sign Up Now - Topic Study Sign Ups **(UPDATED LINK!)


Sign-ups are open now through January 27th

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 x1238.

GO PIRATES!!

Student SCHIVIRS

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.

While we are asking students to nominate their peers, we would also love to have you nominate our students as well.


STUDENT SCHIVIRS NOMINATION FORM

Father/Daughter Dance February 2nd

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Absence Management

Please remember to schedule your absences in Absence Management as soon as you know that you will be out of the building.


Remember to be cognizant of Black Out days.

Safe Schools

If a child reports BULLYING to you, as outlined in the safe school training, please use the following link to report the issue:

https://plattecounty-mo.safeschoolsalert.com/


USE THE REPORT VIA WEB button to fill out the information to be investigated.

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January

25 - SWIM

25/26 - SPEECH AND DEBATE TOURNAMENT

28 - GIRLS' BASKETBALL, 5:30/7:00

29 - NHD INTERVIEWS, LMC

29 - BOYS' BASKETBALL, 5:30/7:00

30 - PLC DAY


February

1 - FIRST FRIDAY, 8-2, LMC

4-8 - NATIONAL SCHOOL COUNSELING WEEK

4-8 - COURTWARMING SPIRIT WEEK

5 - BLT

8 - COURTWARMING

11-15 - SCHOOL BOARD RECOGNITION WEEK

13 - SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER VISIT, Mrs. MacCuish, 7:45-11:00

11-15 - CHARACTER WARMS THE HEART WEEK

14 - DEPT. CHAIR MTG., 3 PM

14 - PTSA MTG., 6:30 PM

15 - INSERVICE

18 - NO SCHOOL

18 - STAFF BOOK CLUB

21-23 - WINTER PLAY

27 - PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES/ENROLLMENT


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

Staff Birthdays

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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