Daily Bulletin for Friday, March 24, 2017


Today is the end of quarter 3.  It’s important you have all assignments turned in and tests taken.  Spring sport athletes need to be passing all classes to continue participation.  Let’s finish this quarter on a high note with only one more quarter to go! 


Speech at Melrose tomorrow.  Bus leaves at 6:45 a.m.


Saturday School this weekend from 8:00-12:00.


NO SCHOOL on Monday, March 27 – Teacher Workshop Day


U of M Morris Representative will be here on Tuesday at 9:20 a.m. in the media center.


Music Dessert Concert at Immanuel Lutheran Church on Tuesday at 6:00 p.m.


Band Solo/Ensemble Contest at Browerville on Wednesday.  Vans leave at 8:15 a.m. and return at 1:45 p.m.


Student Assembly on Thursday with Kat Perkins from “The Voice” at 10:00 a.m. in the new gym.


Minnesota State University Moorhead Representative will be here on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the media center.


Testing Schedule

Tuesday – Math-Grade 11, Reading-Grade 10

Wednesday – Reading-Grades 7 & 8

Friday, March 31 – Math-Grades 7 & 8


Leo Club Meeting on Friday, March 31 at 8:00 in room 102.


Attention Juniors!! The Minnesota Honor Society is hosting the following sessions to help you prepare for the upcoming ACT in April

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs Serie.​


Students:  Please take time to pick up forms by the office and vote for a teacher and staff member of the year. 


Prom registration every Tuesday and Thursday in the concession stand during lunch.  Cost this year is $45 for a PPHS student and an out-of-town guest, $40 for a couple who both attend PPHS, and $25 for a single person.  You must pay the fee in order to register.  Attendees must be in grades 10, 11 or 12 and under age 21.  If you are bringing an out-of-town guest or graduate, you must pick up, fill out and return the prom guest permission form and provide a mailing address for your guest.  Forms will be available in the concession stand when registering.


Lifeguard training is being offered at the Staples Community Center.  If you are interested in attending the training, please stop in the office for more information.


Anyone age 18 and older looking for work options can check with Doherty.  There are posters in the senior hall and by the front of the school with tear off sheets with phone numbers if interested. Their website is www.Doherty.jobs 


Menus  HS Breakfast–Today: Donut, Cheese Stick, Peach Sauce, Apple     Tuesday: Cowboy Bread, Cheese Stick, Apple Sauce, Orange Juice

Today: Taco in a Bag or Cheese Quesadilla, Refried Beans, Shredded Lettuce, Tomatoes, Salsa, Fruit Variety

Tuesday: Popcorn Chicken with Dinner Roll or Italian Sub Sandwich, Whole Kernel Corn, Broccoli, Diced Pears, Apple



Spring sports athletic fees are $50 for grades 9-12 and $40 for grades 7 & 8.  If payment will be difficult, please contact Darcy.


Varsity Basketball Awards Reception Monday at 7:00 p.m. in the old gym.  Invitations were emailed on March 17.   


Upcoming Events

March 31 – Math Testing for grades 7 & 8, Sub-Section Speech here after school

April 3 – Waffle Feed sponsored by the 8th grade 4:00-7:00 p.m. in the old gym, 8th grade parent meeting in the music room 7:30 p.m.

April 5 – NO SCHOOL - PPHS hosts Vocal Solo/Ensemble Contest

April 8 – Section Speech at Underwood, Saturday School 8-12

April 10 – FFA Banquet in the old gym 6:00

April 13, 14 & 17 - NO SCHOOL

April 17 – Wrestling Banquet at Clarissa Ballroom

April 18 – Science Testing for grades 8 & 10

April 19 – ACT Test for juniors, REACH to Coon Rapids (Feed My Starving Children)-Bus leaves at 6:15 a.m.

April 21 – Participants and Spectators attend State Speech Class AA Competition

April 22 – State Speech Competition for Class A, Saturday School 8-12, Just for Kix Dance Show at PPHS 4:00

April 29 – Prom

June 2 – Graduation 7:30 p.m.