PHS Daily Bulletin
** Wednesday, September 29, 2021 ** Rotation Day 2**
Pennsbury High School 2021 PSAT/NMSQT
(Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test)
DATE: Saturday, October 16, 2021
REPORT TIME: 8:00am (Testing will conclude approx. 11:30am)
LOCATION: PHS West
The 2021 PSAT/NMSQT will take place on SATURDAY, October 16, 2021.
The PSAT is recommended for all 10th and 11th graders considering post-secondary education. More information is available here: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10/inside the-test/key-features
Seats are limited so early registration is encouraged. No registrations will be accepted after 10/11. If you have questions about whether your child should register for the test, please feel free to reach out to their counselor.
Exam registration will be done online through Payschools Events:
Registered students are encouraged to review the 2021 PSAT/NSQT Student Guide available online: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/pdf/psat-nmsqt-student-guide.pdf. Printed copies are also available in both School Counseling Offices.
For students requiring testing accommodations, Services for Students with Disabilities, please review this information: https://accommodations.collegeboard.org/.
If your student is already approved for College Board accommodations, please include their College Board SSD# on their registration form.
National Business Honor Society
Seniors in the National Business Honor Society! If you have taken advanced courses in the business department, please go to the NBHS Canvas Page for information on requirements for a curriculum certificate and how to apply. These curriculum certificates look great on your college application, so apply today! See Mrs. Costello in D210 at West with any questions
Are you taking business or computer science courses? Do you want to stand out to colleges? Join National Business Honor Society. NBHS is now recruiting 10th - 12th graders with a 3.0 GPA or higher, who plan to take at least four business or computer science courses before graduation. Apply at www.tinyURL.com/phsNBHS, or scan the QR code. See Mrs. Costello in D210 at West with any questions.
Attention Seniors: INSTANT DECISION DAYS!
Pennsbury High School is once again hosting Instant Decision Days! 9 colleges will be participating this year, so be sure to take a look at the list and sign up by October 19th if you are interested. Instant Decision Days allow Pennsbury students to meet one-on-one with college admissions counselors and receive an admissions decision or follow up information on the spot. It's a great way to kickstart your college application process! If you have any questions contact your school counselor or Mrs. Stoudt, Postsecondary Counselor.
Weekly Sports Schedule
Do you need athletic clothes or sneakers for PE? If so, click on the shop link to view the online store! Shop and pay online from September 20 - October 5.
Store items will be delivered and available to pick up in the Orange gym around November 1.
(Please add the student’s name to the order)
If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Gebeau.
Join UNICEF- Pennsbury today!
Multicultural Youth Leaders Club
Mental Health Advocates Club!
Prudential Emerging Visionaries
Prudential Emerging Visionaries is a national recognition program that celebrates young people for their innovative solutions to financial and societal challenges facing their communities. If that sounds like you, you may be an Emerging Visionary!
Now through November 4, 2021, applications will be accepted from young leaders ages 14-18 who are bringing powerful vision and real change to their communities. The program supports young people across the country who are making change that focuses on two categories: solutions to financial barriers and solutions to social issues. Check out the website for more information and to apply (deadline November 4, 2021): https://www.prudential.com/links/about/emergingvisionaries
Financial Aid Night for Seniors
Seniors and parents/guardians of seniors are invited to join us on Wednesday, October 6th at 7 pm for a virtual presentation with Fran McKeown, Higher Education Access Partner for PHEAA, who will walk through the FAFSA process and answer financial aid related questions. Families can join the presentation from a Pennsbury student account at THIS LINK.
We received wonderful feedback on this event last year, and encourage you to attend to better understand the financial aid process. The presentation will also be recorded and shared with Pennsbury families