May 9th 2018
Prom tickets are on sale starting today. Come buy them for $55 at lunch. Don't forget to clear all your obligations first and bring your guest form if your date is not a PHS student.
Attention juniors: Please stop by the counseling office if you are interested in being nominated for the UNC Morehead Cain Scholarship to pick up the nominee questionnaire. We are able to nominate two students. Please note: while candidates for their scholarship are more than welcome to apply to other colleges and universities under Early Action or Regular Decision application plans, candidates are not permitted to apply binding Early Decision to other colleges or universities while under consideration for the Morehead-Cain. Please return the questionnaire to Counseling Office by May 18, 2018 by NOON.
Any students who are attending the English 11 field trip to see The Crucible at Olney Theatre. The show is this Tomorrow, please meet in the auditorium immediately after Period 1, and do not be late! You will not need your backpacks; however, do not forget to bring a bag lunch and snack to eat on the bus. See Ms. Adams in room 16 if you have any questions.
The Poolesville High School National Honors Society is now taking applications for the 2018-2019 school year. If you will be a Junior or Senior next year and you have an unweighted grade point average of at least 3.6 or a cumulative weighted grade point average of at least 4.2 and are interested in joining the National Honors Society please fill out and submit your application by the absolute deadline of Friday, June 8th. Applications can be found on the PHS website. If you have any questions please see Mr. Stanton in Room 9.
Attention seniors, Most of you have paid for your cap and gown at this point, but there are a few of you who still need to take care of this. A list will be posted on the senior bulletin board, and you can check to see if your student ID is among them. Please take care of this by today. After today, this will become an obligation, and you will need to clear it through the financial office. Please see Ms. Kellert if you have any questions.
If you like to write, are interested in international relations, and are available for two weeks at the end of July, consider applying for the IMUN Press Corps. The UNESCO Center for Peace is offering 6 internships to Poolesville students for its summer program at Hood College. Please see Ms. Kellert for details and an application. Applications are due by May 25.
In Sports News:
Thursday May 10th Baseball hosts Middletown for a 4pm game
Friday May 11th Girls Lacrosse will face the winner of Damascus vs Seneca Valley, game time 6pm
Saturday May 12th Boys Lacrosse welcomes Middletown at 2pm
The cost to get into all events is $6. Support your falcons!