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MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

DAY 1

 

ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS:  The PSAT/NMSQT will be given the morning of Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at 7:30 a.m. All juniors will be required to take the PSAT.  This test will assess your critical reading, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills to prepare for the SAT.  There will be absolutely no cost. You will receive a student guide to help you to prepare for the test.  Also, juniors should wait until the spring to take the SAT and register for the test at www.collegeboard.com.

 

ATTENTION SOPHOMORES:  The PSAT/NMSQT will be given the morning of Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at 7:30 a.m. This test will assess your critical reading, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills to prepare for the SAT.  The test is open to all 10th grade students.  You will receive a registration form in your English class on explaining the online registration process (www.TotalRegistration.net/PSAT/393772).  

Extra forms will be available in the School Counseling Office. The cost is $18 and the payment can be made through the online registration process before Friday October 5, 2018, at 2:20 p.m.  To receive your PSAT practice booklet you must stop down to the Guidance office and show Mrs. Smierciak your registration confirmation. There will be no refunds issued for students who do not take the exam.

 

ATTENTION MUSTANG STUDENTS, PARENTS AND STAFF:  We encourage everyone to join the PTSA at PHS!  We strive to foster a positive community at PHS!  To sign up, you can go to  http://www.pbsd.net/PTSA1.aspx or visit our membership drive event on Facebook @PHSPTSA.  There is both an electronic form you can complete, as well as a link to a paper form you can print out, complete and drop off in the office (or mail).

All those who join by September 26th have a chance to win a “Plum Proud” basket of goodies (compliments of the Plum Borough Chamber) or a “Plum Proud” glass.  Winners will be announced at the meeting Wednesday, September 26th

 

ATTENTION STUDENTS:  If you are interested in joining SADD, please stop by room 211 and pick up a membership form.

 

ATTENTION MUSTANGS:  Fall play auditions will be held on Monday, September 17th, at 3:30 in the chorus room.  This year’s production will be Neil Simon’s “Fools”.  Any Student interested in being part of the STAGE CREW should see Mr. DeLuce to sign-up.  We plan on meeting during activity periods this year.

 

ATTENTION MUSTANGS:  The 2018 Homecoming Dance will be on September 29th from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm in the PHS main gym. Tickets will on sale during your lunch period September 24th - September 28th. Cost is $10 per single and $20 per couple. Only CURRENT Plum Students are permitted to the dance.

 

ATTENTION MUSTANGS:  In a hurry, but want to start your day out right?  Stop by the new Spirit Cafe located downstairs at the main entrance.  The Spirit Cafe offers grab and go items guaranteed to keep you energized throughout the school day.

 

ATTENTION STUDENTS:  If you would like to order your school pictures online, please visit inter-state.com/order and use order code 29708KA.

 

ATTENTION JUNIORS AND SENIORS:  We have the following colleges visiting during the month of September.  If interested in any of the colleges listed, please stop by to visit and ask questions during your lunch period.

 

Penn State, New Kensington

Sept. 20, 2018

Clarion University

Sept. 25, 2018

Pitt Greensburg

Sept. 26, 2018

Carnegie Mellon

Sept. 27, 2018

Binghamton University

Sept. 28, 2018

 

ATTENTION STUDENTS:  Penn State New Kensington has a free Math Homework Hotline available Sunday-Thursday from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  You can call them at 724-334-6007 with any math questions.

 

LUNCH:   Mexican Pizza, Nachos with cheese, Ole’ Refried Beans, Mixed Vegetables, Chocolate Chip Cookie

 

SOUP OF THE DAY:  Stuffed Pepper

 

AFTERNOON ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Today we have a 4:15 and a 5:30 activity bus.

Administrative detention is being held in the library.