Daily Announcements

February 27, 2017:

*Girls’ soccer will practice at Rotary today; report to the cafeteria immediately after school today.

*Girls’ tennis will meet at the bus for DeHart Park immediately after school.

*Attention 10th Graders:  Please return your dual enrollment applications to Ms. Keffer TODAY, February 27, if you have not already done so. Please stop by Ms. Keffer’s office if you have questions or need assistance. 


February 24, 2017

*Girls who wish to play tennis this spring must turn in their parent forms to Coach Smith today!

*All students who participated in the arts for Beta and previous art students need to see Ms. Mullis ASAP.

*Attention Senior Betas! Would you like to visit Disney World this summer? If so, sign up for National Senior Beta Convention on the door of room #170.

*Attention Blind Date with a Book Participants:  Today is the last day to turn in your “Rate Your Date” slip to be included in Monday morning’s drawing for the Walmart gift card.

*It’s that time of year again! This year’s Dodgeball Tournament will be held Friday, March 17 here at PCHS. Teams of eight can get their paperwork in the front office; it costs $5 to play. All paperwork and money should be turned in to Ms. Chaney no later than Wednesday, March 15. The first whistle blows at 7:00 P.M.; teams need to arrive at 6:30 P.M. If you don’t have a team, come watch this event for $5 as well. The first sixteen teams will be put in the high school division, so sign up today!

*Attention 10th Graders:  Please return your dual enrollment applications to Ms. Keffer by Monday, February 27, if you have not already done so. Please stop by Ms. Keffer’s office if you have questions or need assistance.

*Seniors:  Scholarships at PHCC have opened up! Any interested students should see Ms. Keffer to get an application.

*Fishing team members who have raffle ticket money need to turn in their money by March 15. Please get your money to Mrs. Knight by that date either in the library before school or room #19 after school.


February 23, 2017

*Attention Blind Date with a Book Participants:  Tomorrow is the last day to turn in your “Rate Your Date” slip to be included in Monday morning’s drawing for the Walmart gift card.

*On Friday morning, in the cafeteria, there will be a girls’ basketball informational meeting. All 8th, 9th, and 10th graders interested in playing basketball next year will need to attend.

*It’s that time of year again! This year’s Dodgeball Tournament will be held Friday, March 17 here at PCHS. Teams of eight can get their paperwork in the front office; it costs $5 to play. All paperwork and money should be turned in to Ms. Chaney no later than Wednesday, March 15. The first whistle blows at 7:00 P.M.; teams need to arrive at 6:30 P.M. If you don’t have a team, come watch this event for $5 as well. The first sixteen teams will be put in the high school division, so sign up today!

*Attention 10th Graders:  Please return your dual enrollment applications to Ms. Keffer by Monday, February 27, if you have not already done so. Please stop by Ms. Keffer’s office if you have questions or need assistance.

*Seniors:  Scholarships at PHCC have opened up! Any interested students should see Ms. Keffer to get an application.

*Fishing team members who have raffle ticket money need to turn in their money by March 15. Please get your money to Mrs. Knight by that date either in the library before school or room #19 after school.


February 22, 2017

*It’s that time of year again! This year’s Dodgeball Tournament will be held Friday, March 17 here at PCHS. Teams of eight can get their paperwork in the front office; it costs $5 to play. All paperwork and money should be turned in to Ms. Chaney no later than Wednesday, March 15. The first whistle blows at 7:00 P.M.; teams need to arrive at 6:30 P.M. If you don’t have a team, come watch this event for $5 as well. The first sixteen teams will be put in the high school division, so sign up today!

*Attention 10th Graders:  Please return your dual enrollment applications to Ms. Keffer by Monday, February 27, if you have not already done so. Please stop by Ms. Keffer’s office if you have questions or need assistance.

*Seniors:  Scholarships at PHCC have opened up! Any interested students should see Ms. Keffer to get an application.

*Fishing team members who have raffle ticket money need to turn in their money by March 15. Please get your money to Mrs. Knight by that date either in the library before school or room #19 after school.


February 21, 2017

*Seniors:  Scholarships at PHCC have opened up! Any interested students should see Ms. Keffer to get an application.

*Girls’ soccer will travel to Rotary today. Meet in the cafeteria immediately after school today.

*Fishing team members who have raffle ticket money need to turn in their money by March 15. Please get your money to Mrs. Knight by that date either in the library before school or room #19 after school.

*Tryouts will begin today for anyone interested in playing boys’ tennis this year. Load the bus for DeHart Park immediately after school. You must have a VHSL physical on file to participate. See Coach Terry if you have any questions.

*Attention Varsity Boys’ Basketball Players:  Please clean out your basketball locker by this afternoon. Any items left in the locker room will be thrown away. If you have any questions, see Coach Terry.


February 20, 2017:

*Today is the last day to check out a “Blind Date” in the library. Rate your date slips are due by Friday, February 24.

*Congratulations to Cougar Wrestler, Brian Lange on his top eight finish this weekend at the VHSL State Wrestling Tournament! Great job!

*Attention Senior Betas! Would you like to visit Disney World this summer? If so, sign up for National Senior Beta Convention on the door of room #170.

*Seniors:  Scholarships at PHCC have opened up! Any interested students should see Ms. Keffer to get an application.

*Attention girls interested in playing tennis this spring:  Tryouts will be held starting today (February 20, 21, and 22) after school. Meet in Coach Smith’s room #221. You must have a VHSL physical before you can try out. See Coach Smith if you have any questions.


February 17, 2017:

*Interact club members, who are interested in the trip to the Homestead Resort for the 2017 Conference on March 18, need to sign up with Mrs. Wade today.

*Attention Girls’ Soccer:  All fundraiser money is due today. You may turn it in to Coach Rakes in room #179.

*The last day to check out a “Blind Date” in the library is Monday, February 20. All “Rate Your Date” slips must be turned in by fourth block on Friday, February 24 to be included in the gift card drawing.

*The Patrick County Building Trades Teamworks team of Gavin Worley, Wesley Hudson, Eli Williams, and Logan Reynolds placed 3rd this past Wednesday in the District III Skills/USA Teamworks contest held at Franklin County Career and Technical Center. Congratulations!

*Attention all Senior Beta Members:  If you plan to go to National Convention this summer, sign up on Mr. Turchek’s door as soon as possible. Preparations are already in progress.

*Attention girls interested in playing tennis this spring:  Tryouts will be held February 20th, 21st, and 22nd after school. Meet in Coach Smith’s room #221. You must have a VHSL physical before you can try out. See Coach Smith if you have any questions.


February 16, 2017:

*A representative from the Navy will be here during all lunches today. If you are interested in learning more about joining or careers in the Navy be sure to stop by his table.

*Attention girls interested in playing tennis this spring:  Tryouts will be held February 20th, 21st, and 22nd after school. Meet in Coach Smith’s room #221. You must have a VHSL physical before you can try out. See Coach Smith if you have any questions.

*All boys interested in playing football next year:  There will be a short meeting in the auxiliary gym during first block tomorrow.


February 15, 2017:

*Attention Senior Beta Officers:  We will have our National Convention planning meeting tomorrow after school. Non-officer Senior Betas may attend to help plan the trip to Disney, too.

*Interact Club members, who are interested in the trip to the Homestead Resort for the 2017 Conference on March 18, need to sign up with Mrs. Wade by this Friday, February 17.

*There will be a meeting Friday morning at 8:30 in room #182 for all girls planning to play soccer. Please check in with your first block teacher before coming to the meeting.

*Attention Girls’ Soccer:  All fundraiser money is due on Friday. You may turn it in to Coach Rakes in room #179.

*Just a reminder that there is APEX tutoring every Tuesday and Thursday after school in the computer lab #179. Please make every effort to attend these sessions.

*Attention girls interested in playing softball this spring:  There will be a meeting Friday morning in the auxiliary gym during announcements.

*Fishing team members need to see Mrs. Knight this week to pick up raffle tickets for BASS fundraiser in room #19 during the day or the library before school.


February 13, 2017:

*Patrick County wrestler, Brian Lange (113 lbs.) finished fourth in last weekend’s VHSL 3A West Region Tournament at Christiansburg High School. He will be the lone Cougar vying for a spot at the State 3A Tournament this weekend at Salem Convention Center. Five other Cougar wrestlers battled at the regional tournament. Ethan Rorrer (120 lbs.), Jeremey Gunter (132 lbs.) and James Lane as well as Tyler Stanley (140 lbs.) and Jeremiah Anderson represented Patrick County High School. Good luck, Brian, in this weekend’s competition.

*There is NO softball conditioning today. We will resume conditioning Wednesday.

*All fundraiser money is due this Friday, February 17th. You may turn it in to Coach Rakes at any time.

*There will be a meeting Friday morning in the cafeteria during announcements for girls interested in playing softball this spring.


February 8, 2017:

*Attention all College Bound Juniors:  The registration deadline for the SAT is this Friday at midnight. Sign yourself up at SAT.org, and if you qualify for free or reduced lunch, see Ms. Rosenthal for a fee waiver.

*There will be a meeting Friday morning at 8:30 A.M. in room #182 for all girls planning to play soccer. Please check in with your first block teacher before coming to the meeting.

*There will be NO girls’ soccer conditioning the rest of this week. We will begin again on Monday.

*There will be NO softball conditioning today or tomorrow.

*Attention Senior Beta Convention Goers:  Beta Robotics will meet today.


February 7, 2017:

*The indoor track and field team had an excellent day at the Conference 32 Championships last night and is proud to be sending eleven Cougars on to the Regional Championships next week at Liberty University. The Cougars were led by Juan Cisneros, who is the Conference 32 Champion in the 1,000m race. In the shot put competition, Lexy Carico finished second and Molly Hernandez finished fifth. Savannah Moorefield finished fourth in the 500m. The girls’ 4x800 relay team (Arielle Taylor, Armonte Carter, Montana Moorefield, and Savannah Moorefield) finished third, and the girls’ 4x400 relay team (Erin Vernon, Armonte Carter, Montana Moorefield, and Savannah Moorefield) finished second. The boys’ 4x400 (Gonzalo Vargas, Nick Byers, Burke Gonzalez, Juan Cisneros) team finished off the night with a second place finish. Great job Cougars!


February 6, 2017:

*Junior Betas going to convention need to come by and see Mrs. Belcher in room #164 today.


February 3, 2017:

*Attention Sophomores:  If you have not turned in your dual enrollment application, please do so as soon as possible. See Ms. Keffer with questions or if you need a new application.

*Want some company over the weekend? Want to spice things up with the unexpected? The PCHS Library has the solution! Come by and take a chance on a Blind Date with a Book. It may not work out, but who knows? You may get lucky and start a relationship that lasts a lifetime! (Teachers, watch your e-mail for an explanation of how this event works.)


February 2, 2017:

*Congratulations to the varsity wrestling team! Last night, they picked up three more wins on the year by defeating Chatham, Hargrave, and Dan River. Great job guys!

*Attention Girls’ Soccer:  Your fundraiser items are here. See Coach Rakes in room #179 today to pick them up.

*Attention Boys’ Soccer:  You will have conditioning today.

*Attention Students:  Steel Magnolias auditions will be today until 6:00 P.M. Please plan to have a ride and be ready in the drama room at 3:45 P.M.

*Attention Sophomores:  If you have not turned in your dual enrollment application, please do so as soon as possible. See Ms. Keffer with questions or if you need a new application.

*The Beta Robotics team will meet today after school in room #170.

*The Beta character skit cast will meet today after school in room #170.

*Interact Club will meet tomorrow morning at 8:30 in Mrs. Wade’s room #177.

*Time sheets for co-op students are due to Mr. Adams by tomorrow, February 3rd.


February 1, 2017:

*Attention Sophomores:  If you have not turned in your dual enrollment application, please do so as soon as possible. See Ms. Keffer with questions or if you need a new application.

*The Beta Robotics team will meet on Thursday instead of today (this week).

*The Beta character skit cast will meet on Thursday after school in room #170.

*Interact Club will meet Friday morning at 8:30 in Mrs. Wade’s room #177.

*Time sheets for co-op students are due to Mr. Adams by Friday, February 3rd.