PLANO SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
PSHS eNews: Where the Wildcat Nation Gets Its Information
Friday, September 25, 2015
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * WILDCAT SPORTS * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
- VARSITY & JV LADY CATS vs. Lewisville on TONIGHT, Sept. 25th at PSHS. Varsity plays at 6pm & JV at 7pm.
- JV LADY CATS at Allen JV Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 26th at Allen High School. Game times TBA.
- JV & VARSITY LADY CATS vs. Hebron Tuesday, Sept. 29th at PSHS. JV plays at 6pm & Varsity at 7pm.
- VARSITY & JV LADY CATS vs. Allen on Friday, Oct. 2nd at Allen High School. Varsity plays at 6pm & JV at 7pm.
BAND OF SISTERS!!!
Plano Volleyball Website: http://www.planovolleyball.com
- VARSITY CATS vs. Flower Mound TONIGHT, Sept. 25th at Flower Mound. Game time is 7:30pm.
- JV CATS vs. Plano West on Thursday, Oct. 1st at Clark Stadium. Game time is 5:30pm.
- VARSITY CATS vs. Plano West Friday, Oct. 2nd at Clark Stadium...PINK OUT GAME! Game time is 7:30pm. Wear your Pink Out T-shirt or any pink shirt...LET'S STOMP OUT BREAST CANCER!
Plano Wildcat Football Website: http://www.planowildcatqbclub.com/
- WILDCATS vs. McKinney Boyd on Tuesday, Sept. 29th at PSHS. Matches start at 4:15pm.
For a Season Schedule, click http://k-12.pisd.edu/schools/pshs/Athletics/tennis_schedule.pdf
- VARSITY WOMEN at Rolling Hills - Regional Preview in Arlington Monday, Sept. 28th
- VARSITY MEN at Rockwall Golf & Athletic Club in Rockwall on Tuesday, Sept. 29th.
TRADITION LIVES HERE!!!
PSHS Golf Website: http://planogolf.org/pshsgolfteam.html
PLANO BOWLING TRYOUTS
Dates for tryouts are:
- October 6,7,8,9,12,13,14,15 3:30pm-5:30pm
- October 6,13 9:00pm-10:30pm
- At Plano Super Bowl located at 2125 Avenue K in Plano.
PLANO WILDCAT LACROSSE
Plano Wildcat Lacrosse registration is NOW open!
2015 - 2016 Registration for High School students grades 9-12 includes both Fall and Spring. High School will practice three nights per week in fall season for approximately 10 weeks. Spring season practices will begin in January and run through April.
The high school activities are now loaded on the website and include:
- Developmental Fall Season includes combination of tournaments and scrimmages
- Spring Season includes a 16 game schedule plus playoffs (based on record).
- Outdoor and Indoor Practices
- Uniforms for NEW players must be purchased, this is in addition to the dues. Returning players will use existing uniforms and may purchase replacements. Information will be available by September 20th.
Tryouts for the 2015-2016 Men’s basketball team will be Thursday, Oct. 29th – Saturday, Oct. 31st. The times are as follows: 4:30pm-6pm Thursday & Friday; 8am-11am Saturday.
Mandatory Requirements To Participate In Try Out:
- Current Physical- covering the entire basketball season calendar Oct 2015-March 2016.
- 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 15 seconds on Thursday to continue through the try out.
- Dual sport athletes will have tryout opportunity scheduled by Coach Christian if in-season at this time.
- Questions contact Coach Christian email@example.com
SHOCK THE NATION!!!
Plano Wildcat Basketball Website: http://www.planobasketball.org/
* * * * * * * * * * * * EVENTS ACROSS THE CAMPUS * * * * * * * * * * *
The Redesigned PSAT is coming!
- Test will be given on Wednesday, October 14th during the school day
- Cost is $15
- Registration required through Parent Portal* or in the Counseling Office
- Registration (online only) ends tonight, September 25th at MIDNIGHT!
*PSAT Parent Portal On-line Registration Steps:
MAKE SURE YOU TURN OFF YOUR POP-UP BLOCKERS
- Enter Parent Portal: (www.parentviewer.pisd.edu)
- Select: Student Registration
- Select: Student Name
- Select: Pay Now
- Select: PSAT
- Enter: card information for payment
- Today, September 25th will be the last day to order a yearbook and get the free name stamping and four free icons printed on your cover. This price is also the lowest of the year, so order now by seeing Mrs. Malins in B208 with cash or checks or online at www.jostensyearbooks.com with credit or debit cards.
- Seniors: the deadline for Senior Ads will be here before you know it. Space is limited, so get those in by Friday, October 30th . Forms can be found online under journalism or picked up in Mrs. Malins’ room, B208. Forms will also be mailed to your homes next week.
PLANO DRUMLINE COMPETITION
NATIONAL DRUG TAKE-BACK
This event will be on THIS Saturday, September 26th, from 10am-2pm. PSHS is a drop-off site, as well as Plano West Senior High, Plano East Senior High and Clark High. Starts cleaning out those medicine cabinets…unused, unwanted, and expired medications are all accepted.
STUCO SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE
PLEASE donate new school supplies….pencils, notebooks, folders, binders, pens, etc. Drop off in your English classroom…NOW thru Monday, Sept. 28th.
PINK OUT T-SHIRT SALES
The Planoette Bootbackers will be selling Pink-Out shirts in the Cafeteria during both lunches, Monday – Friday, September 28th – October 2nd. Game is against Plano West on Friday, October 2nd at 7:30pm. Proceeds from the sales go to Susan G. Komen.
2015 HOMECOMING COURT
Voting for the 2015 Homecoming Court will take place in the Cafeteria during Both Lunches from Monday, Sept. 28th thru Friday, Oct. 2nd. Top 5 Senior girls & top 5 Senior boys will make the Court.
DFW SOLAR TOUR AND ENERGY AWARENESS EVENT
PLEASE join us! We are encouraging all schools in PISD to come out and get involved for the benefit of energy conservation and awareness in our community!
2015-16 HD 67 STUDENT LEADERSHIP ADVISORY COUNCIL
***REMINDER: DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH***
-Opportunity for high school students within House District 67 to engage in the legislative process with Representative Leach and his staff and to obtain a hands-on education of the role and inner-workings of Texas state government.
-Application is available at http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/media/67/2015-2016-SLAC-Application.pdf
-Deadline: September 29, 2015
FALL PLAY: THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT
Tickets will be sold at the Theatre Box Office the night of each performance.
PSHS Theatre Website: http://www.pshstheatre.com/
HOMECOMING PARADE 2015!
We are planning a fun and spirit-filled Homecoming Parade for Wednesday, October 14th! The Homecoming Theme this year is “5 DECADES OF THE WINNING TRADITION.” Parade step-off is at 6:30pm from the church parking lot across from Davis Elementary ending at the Wildcat Gym. The pep rally will immediately follow! THE MORE WILDCATS...THE BETTER!
If you are interested in participating in the parade, A Registration Form which outlines the guidelines and details is attached to this eNews. The Registration DEADLINE is Friday, October 9th!
STATE FAIR TICKETS
- SENIORS – Please pick up your senior ID in the ISS room, C102 before or after school or during lunch.
- JUNIORS – Your junior ID will be delivered to your Social Studies class that you took the pictures within the next week. If you are in Dual-Credit History, pick your ID up in ISS, Room C102.
2015 HOMECOMING DANCE TICKET SALES
Homecoming tickets are NOW available on-line through Parent Portal. You can purchase 1 ticket for $20.00 or 2 tickets for you and your date for $40.00.
***Remember***in purchasing 2 tickets, the purchaser must be a PSHS student.
- Login to parent portal
- Click on "student name" under the STUDENT REGISTRATION BOX
- Click on "pay now" where you'll see a box with options for "Homecoming tickets"
- There are 2 options.....1) to purchase one ticket, or 2) to purchase 2 tickets
- Once you make your purchase, click on "view previous changes" and click on "view receipt" to print it.
- Please bring with the receipt with you to claim your tickets
2015 Homecoming Dance
Saturday, October 17th
PLANOETTE MUM SHOP
Homecoming is October 16th! Now is the time to purchase mums and garters from the Planoette Mum Shop. Our shop is open to all students and it is conveniently close to Plano Senior High. Come visit us on the northeast corner of Parker and Independence to order a custom mum or garter. Online orders are not available. If you order before September 26th, you will receive $10 off of your purchase. See flyer for details and hours of operation.
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