PHS Announcements – Thursday, June 17, 2021
- June 17, 2021
- Posted by: Matt Smith
- Category: PHS Announcements
Today is Thursday June 17th, 2021 and it is an A day
Happy Birthday today to Jackson Kain!
*All Class Officer petitions are due today by noon*
Today’s pride quote comes from American Novelist/Poet, and playwright Gertrude Stein: “You look ridiculous if you dance. You look ridiculous if you don’t dance. So, you might as well dance”
Please ensure that masks are worn correctly so both your mouth and nose are covered. Masks should be worn in the hallway at all times. Thank you for your cooperation.
The next spirit day is Friday, June 18th. It will be a PHS spirit day so please wear orange and black.
If any students are interested in volunteer work and are looking for an organization to join, the new student service corps is right for you. Contact Amelia DeDominicas for more details. The first event to volunteer at would be the Fourth of July parade.
The Plattsburgh YMCA is excited to announce an upcoming Lifeguard Certification Course just for Plattsburgh students! Please see the link posted in your class team to sign up. You must be fast though – class starts on Monday! The training is free but a $30 deposit is required. The deposit will be refunded after successful completion of the course. BONUS: Employment opportunities at the Plattsburgh YMCA for those that pass the course. *Please note: participants must attend ALL class times listed. The course will take place at the Plattsburgh Middle School pool.
On Monday, June 21st – we will host an Academic Awards Ceremony on the PHS Athletic Complex for all students and staff to attend. Students receiving an award will receive an email today. The ceremony will start at 8:30am and will be live streamed for parents to view. Students will be seated on the bleachers, spaced 6 feet apart. Since this is a large school gathering, we are required to wear masks per NYS guidance. We expect students to be display respectful behavior, sit with the group/class they came out with, and listen when others are speaking. We look forward to fun morning of celebrating student success!
Stop by the health office to sign up for a fall sport and pick up the paperwork you will need for your August sports clearance.
At 3:30 p.m., the girls Varsity Tennis team will have Varsity Sectionals vs. Multiple Schools @ Beekmantown High School
At 4:30 p.m., the boys Varsity Baseball team will have Varsity Sectionals vs. NCCS @ Lefty Wilson Field
At 4:30 p.m., the girls Varsity Softball team will have Varsity Sectionals vs. Saranac Central @ Saranac Central High School Field
Any athletes interested in joining the boys xc team this fall, should meet in the cafeteria Wednesday, 6/23, at 3:00 p.m. for a brief meeting.
Congratulations to the varsity boys tennis team for winning the sectional championship last night! Way to go Hornets!
A few athletes from the girls tennis team will be released early at 2:15 p.m. for sectionals. A separate email will be issued with the names.