Bulletin

PLEASANT GROVE HIGH SCHOOL
DAILY BULLETIN
MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2017

 
GENERAL NEWS:
  • Student Store has "Pumpkin Swirl Yogurt"!!! Check it out!!! 
  • Food Faire Thursday!!!  Bring extra money to support PG clubs!
  • Last chance for $80 for Sober Grad Night is Thursday.. turn in money at the table in the cafeteria.
  • KCRA kids can food drive will run from Oct. 24-November 15… Please bring cans to help the local Food bank. 
  • We at PG are having a clothing drive for people who lost everything in the fires recently.  All this week (10/23-27) if you have used clothing that you would like to donate to the cause please bring it to the MP room and we will gather it all up Friday and get it to the victims of the recent fires.
  • Thursday, 10/26, is Parent lunch day..  Please ask your parents to come and buy food for you at this week’s food faire..
  • Renaissance sign-ups for coupons only for first quarter grades will be this week from Tuesday-Thursday, 10/24-10/26.

Red Ribbon Dress-Up Week is this week! 

TODAY - Pajama Day!
Tuesday - 90's Day!
Wednesday - College Day!
Thursday - Neon Day!
Friday - Red Day!


IMPORTANT DATES:

Thursday, 10/26 - PARENT LUNCH DAY @ PGHS
Saturday & Sunday, 10/28 & 10/29
- ROBOTICS COMPETITION in the gym, all day

LIBRARY NEWS:

Boom, Bud, MJ, Skunk, Weed…just a few of many street names for marijuana which contains more than 500 chemicals in THC, a psychotropic drug with mind-altering effects…distorts how the mind perceives the world.  Roughly 1 in 3 high schoolers smoke pot with highest use peaking among 12th graders” according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) data. Why start?  Get the Facts, check out Red Ribbon Week @ the library.  (D. VanSomeren, 10/23) 

 

CLUB/ACADEMY/ACADEMIC NEWS:

On Thursday October 26
th the PGHS Band will be performing in our 5th Annual Halloween/Fall Concert. The concert begins at 6:30pm in the PG Small Gym and admission is $5 at the door.  There will be free candy throughout the show and all performers will be in costume.  You won’t want to miss this unique experience…  Please check with any band member or Mr. Souliere for more information.  See you there! (M. Souliere, 10/26)

Gate Club Members:  our next meeting will be on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 8am in HM11.  Please bring a baked good item to the meeting to donate for our food fair fundraisers.  Permission slips for our Berkeley & Stanford field trip will be available at the meeting. (L. Bjorgum, 10/26)

Ever wanted to learn Sign Language? Bet you didn’t know there is a club for that! Come join American Sign Language Club in HN-5 on Fridays at 7 AM!
(M. Robison, 10/27)

If you excel at public speaking, here is your chance to make money doing it!  On Thursday, November 2, there will be an informational meeting from 3:20-4:00 in HK9.   The speech topic this year is “How can we stand up to sexism.”  Check out the flyers in your English class for more information, or see Ms.  Mullins or Mr. Mansch for more details.  The last two years a PGHS student has won our local contest! (J. Mullins, 11/2)

ATHLETIC ANNOUNCEMENTS:

CONGRATULATIONS 
to our Varsity Football team for defeating Davis H.S. in an exciting, gutsy overtime homecoming game!!! WAY TO GO EAGLES!!!

SPORTS ON TAP:

Freshmen/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Davis H.S. @ DHS, 4:00/5:00/6:00; early release, 1:30
Girls Golf, Section Tournament; all day release
Girls Tennis Tournament; all day release

THOUGHT FOR TODAY - DO THE RIGHT THING!!! BE KIND TO ONE ANOTHER!!! :) DO YOU HOMEWORK TOO!

GENERAL NEWS:

Robotics Capital City Classic competition is coming up on Saturday and Sunday, October 28-29.   Robots from all over California and even a team from Idaho will be competing! The event will be held in the PG gym and everyone is welcome to come and join us!!! (J. Platt, 10/27)

COMMUNITY SERVICE:


Sierra Enterprise needs volunteers for its Harvest Festival on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 4-8 (or any portion there of) to help with games, food, set-up and clean-up.  contact Stella Cockerham via email if you'd like to help:  SCockerh@egusd.net            

Pleasant Grove Elementary would like about 20 volunteers for their Fall Carnival.  
The event is on Friday, October 27th from 4pm to 7pm.  Volunteers need to show up by 3:30 pm and plan to stay until 7:30 pm to help with clean up.  Volunteers will work the game booths and give out candy to the kids and also work at our concession stand as well as pumpkin decorating station.  Please see Ms. Mullins in HK9 to sign up.

Do you need your community service hours?  Have some fun while working at the Dillard Elementary Fall Carnival.  The carnival is on Saturday, October 28th from 4pm to 8pm.  Contact Courtney Pettenger to sign up at
Carnival@DillardPTO.com or 916-835-7761.

Need community service?  Cosumnes River Elementary School Fall Carnival needs you on Friday, October 27th to help run games from 5:15-8:15. If you would like to volunteer or have questions please contact Ms. Haviland at shellhaviland@gmail.com

Seniors.. Sober Grad Payments can be made in the ASB room every Thursday.  Current price is $80. (J. Platt, 10/1) 

Reminder that winter sports clearance paperwork is due not later than Nov. 2nd Turn the paperwork in to Mr. Belden in the Student Services building.

Support PG Athletics 
- for $10 you can receive up to $35 in smoothies at Jamba Juice!!! Cards can be purchased from Mr. Belden in Student Services and in the Student Store.