Presidents Club is proud to introduce the Mr. Pirate contestants 2017: Nick Migacz, Prakash Nigam, Ronak Patel, Evan Vorbroker and Zach Walczynski. The Mr. Pirate contest will take place on Thursday, March 23. Mark your calendars today!
The Genders and Sexualities Alliance (GSA) is meeting on Friday, March 3rd at 7:45 AM in room 203. We will be planning for the National Day of Silence in April. ALL are welcome to attend! See Mrs. Ross or Mrs. Kupka in English with any questions.
If you missed the informational meeting last week but you are still interested in playing girls lacrosse it is not too late! Please see Coach Schock or Coach Flores in the Social Studies office for information about try-outs!
“Students who are or has ever been in the ESL program are encouraged to apply for the Alejandro Diaz Scholarship.
Two students will receive a scholarship of $1000 each. You have to fill in the applications online and turn it in by March 10.
Applications with instructions are available on the PHS Home page, the ESL Department page as well as your Home Room page. Students, please check your emails as well.
If you have questions, please contact the ESL Department. REMEMBER the deadline is MARCH 10th. Good Luck.”
NHS is hosting a blood drive this Friday, March 3rd in the East Gym. You can donate before school starting at 7:45 or during any free period. Sign up during homeroom any day this week. NHS members will be in the cafeteria Wednesday and Thursday to help students register as well. Any 16 year old will need a parent permission slip. All donors should bring a photo ID and will receive a $5 Subway gift card for donating. See Mrs. Gabrielson with any questions.
Fellow Pirates: March is National ‘Spread the Word to End the Word’ month. The R-word hurts because it is exclusive, it’s offensive, and it’s derogatory. Best Buddies would like to cordially invite you to attend a special, 15 minute presentation this Monday, February 27th. Come join us in the auditorium during your lunch period to help support this important campaign. Exact times TBA.
Come find out how YOU can participate in The 2017 Variety Show! We will hold a meeting so you know everything you need to know about upcoming auditions. Meet Tuesday, February 28th in the auditorium before school at 7:40 or after school at 3:35.
Girls Badminton Try Outs will begin on Monday, February 27 and Tuesday, February 28th in the East Gym from 3:30-5:45 pm. Please be ready to play, if you have questions please see Coach West in Transition Services.
Save the date! Palatine’s Promise and SADD will be hosting a Health & Safety Fair during all lunch periods on Friday March 3rd. Over 25 companies/agencies will be available for you to speak with about physical health, mental health emotional health and overall living a healthy lifestyle. Every booth you stop at, you will be given a raffle ticket that can then be submitted to win prizes. Some of the great prizes we are offering this year include lunch gift certificates, gym memberships, prom tickets, and a free tuxedo rental to prom.
“Boy’s Lacrosse tryouts will take place starting next Monday, February 27 in the East Gym.
Freshmen and Sophomore tryouts will be from 7:30pm – 9:00pm.
Juniors and Seniors will tryout 8:15pm – 10:00pm.
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Refer to the PHS Boy’s Lacrosse Twitter for dates and times: @PalatineLAX”
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
FCA will be having a food drive next week February 27th- March 3rd. The drive will be directly benefiting the Blessings in a Backpack program beginning in our school. The goal of this program is to provide food on the weekends for 50 students at our school. We encourage all homerooms to bring in cans and other non perishable foods like pasta and granola bars. The food will be collected in homerooms next week! The top homerooms in each grade will be given the opportunity to pie participating teachers and staff members in the face! For any further questions email Mr. Olson in the special ed department [email protected]
Beauty and the Beast, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, MindGamers… These are just a few of the movies that are about to hit the theaters! Want to catch one of these flicks with a popcorn/drink for free? The CTTP prize for the month of February is a Fandango gift card. Simply submit your red tickets to the lockers for a chance to win! Good luck and Happy movie watching!
Principal’s Advisory Board
The next Junior/Senior Principal’s Advisory Board meeting will be held during 5th period on February 28th in the Principal’s Conference Room. Any Junior or Senior students interested in attending are welcome.
The next Freshman/Sophomore Principal’s Advisory Board meeting will be held during 4th period on Tuesday, February 28th, in the Principal’s Conference Room. Any Freshman or Sophomore students interested in attending, are welcome.
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