Canes Weekly Updates

January 9-13

Parent Communication in 2023!

We are working to continuously improve our efforts to keep parents informed. If there is information you would like to see added to the Canes Weekly Updates newsletter OR to the Sunday evening call, please email Mrs. Lansche at

School Board Appreciation Month

This month is School Board Appreciation Month and we'd like to thank our Pamlico County Schools board members for supporting the students, staff, and families in our community! We appreciate you!

PCS Board Members:

Mr. John Prescott, Chairman

Mr. Gene Dudley, Vice Chairman

Ms. Cathy Dunbar

Ms. Helen Gibbs

Mr. John McCotter

Mr. Erik Smith

Mr. Jamie Gibbs

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Cap and Gown Pictures AND Winter Sports Pictures

There is no money needed up front for Cap and Gown pictures. Kids may dress up, but it is not required. The gown and other props will be provided.

Winter Sports pictures are pre-pay only. Please have exact cash OR checks made payable to Strawbridge.

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Calling ALL Parents!

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This week in athletics...

Tuesday, January 10th

HOME Basketball vs. West Craven Middle School - 4:15 PM

Thursday, January 12th

HOME Basketball vs. Grover C. Fields Middle School - 4:15 PM

AWAY Wrestling @ West Craven Middle School - 4:15 PM

Click below for the January Menus!

🗓 Important Dates

PTO Meeting!

Tuesday, Jan. 10th, 6pm

15526 North Carolina 55

Bayboro, NC

All parents are welcome to attend! We will meet in the media center!

Don't Miss this Event!

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Early Check-outs

Students will not be allowed to check out early after 2:50 PM. If you need to check your child out, please do so prior to this time. Keep in mind that, when you check your child out early, he/she is missing very valuable instructional time. Every minute counts!

Hurricane Jibbitz for Sale!

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Club and Activity Options

This is just a reminder that we have several opportunities for our students to get involved in an extracurricular activity! Please encourage your child to get plugged in! Meeting dates and times are listed below:


Every Thursday, 7:30-8:00 am, STEM Lab

Advisor: David Adams


1st and 3rd Mondays, 3:30-5:00, Room 34

Advisors: Jennifer Hacker and Melinda Gates

Science Olympiad

Mondays, 3:15-5:15, STEM Room

Advisors: Sheri Hale and Beth Sanderson

Art Club

Wednesdays, 3:15-5:00, Art Room

Advisor: Jamee Rose

Battle of the Books

Fridays, 10:35, Media Center

Advisor: Kim Prescott

NC Skills USA

1st Wednesday, 11:30, STEM Room (Officers meeting)

2nd Wednesday, 11:30, STEM Room (Chapter meeting)

Advisor: Sheri Hale

Media Team

Advisors: Kim Prescott and Eric Hardison


**We will induct at our end of year Academic Awards Ceremony.

Club meetings will begin next year with the inducted members.

Advisor: Lauren Ferebee

Book Club

3rd Wednesday

Advisor: Kim Prescott

Link your VIC card today!

Attention, parents, families, and community members! Link your VIC card to our school today with code 7156. Link online, through the HT app or in store at checkout! We will be sending information home about this as well! Click the link below for more information!

PCMS Mission and Vision

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