Potosi High School Bulletin for Monday, March 25, 2019
LUNCH Chicken Patty on Bun, Meatloaf or Deli Sandwich, Mashed Potatoes, Brown Gravy, Peas, Fruit, Milk, Salad Bar
PROM ANNOUNCEMENTS Juniors planning to attend prom who did not work a football concession stand need to pay their $25 admission fee to Mrs. M. Portell by Friday, April 12. Seniors receive free admission to prom. Juniors or seniors planning to bring an outside guest, which includes underclassmen or individuals who do not attend PHS, need to complete an outside guest form, which are available in Mrs. M. Portell's office. Forms and the $25 admission fee should be turned in to Mrs. M. Portell by Friday, April 12. Prom is scheduled for May 4th.
FALL DUAL ENROLLMENT FALL 2019 ENROLLMENT Below are the dates when students who will still be in high school can start to enroll in FA19 courses for dual enrollment. (Students who will be attending MAC after graduating high school will register for classes at their CARDS orientation rather than the dates below): Monday, March 25 - For currently enrolled students who have 30+ hours earned Wednesday, March 27 - For currently enrolled students who have less than 30 hours earned Monday, April 1 - For students who are not currently enrolled APPLICATION & TEST SCORES Dual enrollment students will need to complete the high school admissions application if they have never taken a MAC course before or if it has been one or more semesters since they took a MAC course. Here is the link to the application: https://my.mineralarea.edu/ics/Admissions/Admissions_Homepage.jnz?portlet=Apply_Online_2.0 Students will also need to make sure their test scores (and college transcripts, if applicable) are on file if a course has a pre-requisite.
DUDE BE NICE WEEK! Dude Be Nice Week will be March 25-29. There will be an assembly during 3rd hour on Friday, March 29. Spirit days will be: Monday- Pajama Day or sweats, Tuesday- Mix n Match Pattern Day, Wednesday- Color War Day (Freshmen wear BLUE, Sophomores wear PURPLE, Juniors wear RED, Seniors wear BLACK), Thursday- Decade Day (Dress like any decade), Friday- Dude Be Nice shirts or Purple and Gold Day. We are excited for a fun filled week of kindness!
SPANISH CLUB The Spanish Club is selling two orchestra seat tickets for the show Pilobolus Shadowland 2. The show has been a success with numerous sold-out performances around the country. Pilobolus's new evening length show uses exploration of mixed media to tell a love story about two people and their quixotic quest to save an imaginary bird. Employing animation, video, shadow-theater, this madcap adventure dips its toe into the genres of science fiction, film noir, and romantic comedy. The show will performance at Touhill Theater in Saint Louis. The tickets are for Saturday, April 20 at 7:30 PM. The cost of each ticket with taxes is $77 dollars. We sell each tickets for $65. The profit will go to found senior scholarship. If you are interested in the ticket(s), contact Mrs. Forciniti.
UNITEC STUDENTS Afternoon Unitec will not be in session on Friday, March 22nd. Afternoon Unitec students may sign out after 3rd period on Friday. Unitec will not be in session at all on Monday, March 25th. Morning Unitec students need to arrive to PHS by 12:20pm. Afternoon Unitec students can sign out after 3rd period period.
SPANISH CLUB SELLING RAFFLE TICKETS The Spanish Club is selling raffle tickets for a Dos Primos gift certificate. Raffle tickets will be $1 for one ticket and $5 for six tickets. You could buy the tickets from Mrs. Forciniti or from Heaven Griffin.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE ENROLLMENT WORKSHOP Ms. Rogers will be hosting an all-day community college enrollment workshop on Friday, March 29th. It will be from 9 AM to 4:30 PM in Computer Lab 2. If you are unsure of where you want to go after high school and have considered colleges like MAC and JeffCo, this will be a great opportunity to come in and apply. Ms. Rogers will also be available to answer any questions you may have about your plans after graduation. Feel free to stop by any time throughout the day.
SATURDAY SCHOOL The first Saturday School will be on March 30th at 8 am SHARP until 1 pm. Meet at the Commons Area.
TLC Meeting April 4, 2019, 7:30 or 3:15 in Mrs. Lively's room
TROJAN BASEBALL GAME TONIGHT Baseball game tonight has been cancelled and rescheduled for tomorrow evening, beginning at 4:30pm at the Trojan Complex.
JUNIORS SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Got Ethics? Scholarship Opportunity for Class of 2020 https://www.bbb.org/stlouis/student-of-ethics-awards/
SENIORS 2019 Student-View Scholarship Program: This program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year, community/junior collage or career school. The program includes: One $4,000 scholarship Two $1,000 scholarship Ten $500 scholarships It's quick and easy to apply: No minimum ACT or GPA; No essay required, No lengthy application forms, No application fees! Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15 minute application about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. The scholarship winners will be announced in May, 2019. DEADLINE IS APRIL 22, 2019. More info available at www.studentsinsights.com.
SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES Seniors, the Jerry West Memorial Scholarship, Gary West Memorial Scholarship and the PBA Scholarship are all due by April 1st. See the counselors if you are interested.
SENIORS Turn pictures in for the senior slideshow to your Trojan Time teacher. We have a limit of four pictures per person. Send them electronically if you can to your instructors email. Please try to have them together and sent in by April 6.
FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP FOR SENIORS There will be a financial aid workshop on Wednesday, March 27th at 5 PM in the PHS library. Ms. Rogers will be giving a presentation on understanding financial aid award letters and tips on budgeting and banking. Parents are encouraged to attend! Free pizza and soda will be provided.
SENIORS Jostens will be here April 17th during all three lunch shifts to deliver graduation products.