Daily Announcements

September 24, 2018

* History Team meeting today at 3:45 - 4:45 in Room 169 with Mr. Tucker.

* Attention Sophomores & Juniors: The PSAT will be offered here on Wednesday, October 10th for $19. The PSAT will help prepare you for what to expect when you take the SAT in the future and is good practice for the SAT.  Students interested can sign up to take the test and make their $19 payment in Guidance.  Signups and payments are due this Friday, September 28th.

* The Junior Beta is helping out Disaster Relief Ministries in the collection of bottled water and canned food items to be distributed to Hurricane victims.  We challenge all clubs, students, teachers, and faculty members to bring in at least one item this week.  All items need to be new and in sealed packages.  Please check expiration dates prior to donating.

If each of us bring in one item or a small package of water, we will collectively have over 800 items!  This would be an awesome way to reach out and help.  Donations can be turned in to Room 164 this week and all donations are due by Friday morning so that we can help fill the truck! 

* The Military STAR Club will meet today after school in Room 22.  All members should attend.

* The LIT! Team will meet again on Monday.  Please bring your signed permission forms, books, and Chromebooks to the meeting. 

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September 21, 2018

* Seniors: Please check you emails and select your favorite design for your Senior Class Wall that will be painted in the cafeteria.

* The LIT! Team will meet again on Monday.  Please bring your signed permission forms, books, and Chromebooks to the meeting. 

* Attention students:  If you are interested in playing Baseball this year, there will be an informational meeting this Friday morning, at 8:30 in the auxiliary gym.  Students need to check in with their homeroom teacher BEFORE attending this meeting.

* Attention all members of the Military STAR Club:  There is a meeting at this time in the upstairs conference room.  Please bring your cellphones to the meeting.

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September 20, 2018

* Anyone who has not turned in lunch form for the year:  they need to be in by Friday.  You will be charged lunch if not turned in.  Try to get them in.

* The Patrick County Varsity Golf Team finished in 2nd place yesterday in the Piedmont District Tournament at Old Mill Golf Club.  Low scores for the Cougars were Jarrod Burnette with 83, Daniel Smith with 84, Wesley Diggs with 86, and Luke Jessup with 88.  Three players were named First Team All-District, Jarrod Burnette, Wesley Diggs, and Daniel Smith.  Luke Jessup was named to Second Team All-District.

* Attention students:  If you are interested in playing Baseball this year, there will be an informational meeting this Friday morning, at 8:30 in the auxiliary gym.  Students need to check in with their homeroom teacher BEFORE attending this meeting.

* The LIT! Team will meet again on Monday.  Please bring your signed permission forms, books, and Chromebooks to the meeting.

*  Attention Sr. Betas who signed up to work the Fair: Report to the Fair before 4:30 pm today.  Make sure you have a parent note.

* There will be an FFA meeting Friday morning at 8:30 in the auditorium.  Check in with homeroom teacher BEFORE attending the meeting.

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September 19, 2018

* The following people need to come to Room 123 at this time:  Kevin Flint, Gracie Luckado, Kenadie Hutchens, Trinity Ratliff, and Jo Gutierrez.

* Congrats to both the JV and Varsity Lady Cougars Volleyball Teams for their wins over GW Danville last night!  The next home match will not be until Thursday, September 27th, where we will host Martinsville.  Please come out and support!

* The LIT! Team will meet again on Monday.  Please bring your signed permission forms, books, and Chromebooks to the meeting.

* There will be an FFA meeting Friday morning at 8:30, in the auditorium.

* Tutoring with Mrs. K for select students for SOL prep will begin at 3:30 this afternoon in Room 162.

* Attention Sr. Betas who signed up to work the Fair this week:  The Fair will start on Wednesday.  volunteer Fair workers need to bring a parent/guardian note.  Report time to work the Fair is 4:30 pm.

* Wrestling conditioning is today. Please meet in the weight room after school.  For any questions, please see Coach Cunningham.

* All members of the Military STAR Club need to see Mrs. Rakes in Room 123 sometime today.

* Attention Students:  If you are interested in playing baseball this year, there will be an informational meeting this Friday morning at 8:30, in the auxiliary gym.  Students need to check in with their homeroom teacher BEFORE attending this meeting.

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September 18, 2018

* Attention Sr. Betas who signed up to work the Fair this week:  The Fair will start on Wednesday.  volunteer Fair workers need to bring a parent/guardian note.  Report time to work the Fair is 4:30 pm.

* The PSAT will be offered at Patrick County High School on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.  Students can sign-up and pay the $19 test registration fee in Guidance.  Sign-ups and test fee are due on Friday, September 28th.

* Attention Jr. and Sr. Betas:  If you are interested in helping Blue Ridge with their Fall Festival, come by Room 164 to get a permission form.  The Festival is Friday, September 28th, 6 pm - 8 pm.

* History Team meetings will begin on September 24th in Mr. Tucker's room 169, from 3:40 - 4:45 every Monday until the beginning of tournaments.

* The following students need to report to Room 170 today at 8:30: Jared Biedrycki, Candice Mabe, Isaiah Redd, and Kristian Reynolds.

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September 13, 2018

* 10th grade eye exams will be this morning.  Students will be called down by classroom.

* Beginning September 10th, PCHS has an incentive for YOU to come to SCHOOL!!!!  The Summit and Patrick County High School have teamed up to offer you some CASH!!!  If you have perfect attendance for each month of the school year, you have the opportunity to take home $25!
If you have perfect attendance for the 9 weeks, you stand a chance of making $50!
And if you have perfect attendance for the entire SEMESTER...even bigger money is involved...$100.
Now we have saved the best for last!
If you have perfect attendance for the entire school year....you have the possibility of taking home, in MAY.....$200!!!!!
ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS BE HERE!!!!!
Names will be randomly drawn and announced!  SO PAY ATTENTION TO ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!
Tell you friends...YOU want a chance to win some cold hard CASH come the end of the month!!! And EVEN MORE at the end of the school!
As Mr. T would say "Don't be a fool!  Come to SCHOOL!" 

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

* Have spare change? Donate to the Red Cross during lunch this week.

* Attention Sr. Betas!: We need more help with the Patrick County Fair. Sign up on the door to Room 170.

* Attention Jr. and Sr. Betas:  If you are interested in helping Blue Ridge with their Fall Festival, come by Room 164 to get a permission form.  The Festival is Friday, September 28th, 6 pm - 8 pm.

* The PSAT will be offered at Patrick County High School on Wednesday, October 10th.  Students can sign up and pay the $19 test registration fee in Guidance.  Sign-ups and test fee are due on Friday, September 28th.

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September 12, 2018

* Attention Teachers:  There are a few football players that will be on WHEO this morning.  Please do not count them absent from your class.

* The following students need to come to Room 123 at this time:  Kevin Flint, Joana Gutierrez, Gracie Luckado, and Trinity Ratliff.

* The Patrick County Varsity Golf Team finished in 2nd place yesterday in an 8 team district match.  Low scores for the Cougars were Daniel Smith with 78, Jarrod Burnette with 79, Luke Jessup with 87, and Wesley Diggs with 87.  Their next match is today at Magna Vista.

* The following students need to report to Room 170 at 8:30 this morning:  Jahsmine Fowler, Izzy Martin, Alessandra Moran, Emma Hull, Krish Patel, and Jordan Haas.

*Attention Sr. Betas!:  We need more help with the Patrick County Fair.  Sign up on the door of Room 170.

* Beginning September 10th, PCHS has an incentive for YOU to come to SCHOOL!!!!  The Summit and Patrick County High School have teamed up to offer you some CASH!!!  If you have perfect attendance for each month of the school year, you have the opportunity to take home $25!
If you have perfect attendance for the 9 weeks, you stand a chance of making $50!
And if you have perfect attendance for the entire SEMESTER...even bigger money is involved...$100.
Now we have saved the best for last!
If you have perfect attendance for the entire school year....you have the possibility of taking home, in MAY.....$200!!!!!
ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS BE HERE!!!!!
Names will be randomly drawn and announced!  SO PAY ATTENTION TO ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!
Tell you friends...YOU want a chance to win some cold hard CASH come the end of the month!!! And EVEN MORE at the end of the school!
As Mr. T would say "Don't be a fool!  Come to SCHOOL!" 

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

* There will be a History Team meeting today, September 12th, after school in Mr. Tucker's room 169 at 3:40.

* Have spare change? Donate to the Red Cross during lunch this week.

* Attention Jr. and Sr. Betas:  If you are interested in helping Blue Ridge with their Fall Festival, come by Room 164 to get a permission form.  The Festival is Friday, September 28th, 6 pm - 8 pm.

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September 11, 2018

* Please send the following students to see Mr. Turchek in Room 170 at 8:30 am today: Susan Boyd, Emmalee Hall, Jordan Haas, Bri Knight, Geona Jenkins, and Lily Estep.

* Have spare change? Donate to the Red Cross during lunch this week.

* The Cougar Middle School Golf Team finished in first place yesterday at a four-school Piedmont District golf match at Halifax.  Low scorers for the Cougars were David Smith with 42, Jalen Hagwood with 45, Wesley Roberson with 48, and Tucker Swails with 54.  The Middle School team travels to Franklin County on Monday. Great job, guys!

* Beginning September 10th, PCHS has an incentive for YOU to come to SCHOOL!!!!  The Summit and Patrick County High School have teamed up to offer you some CASH!!!  If you have perfect attendance for each month of the school year, you have the opportunity to take home $25!
If you have perfect attendance for the 9 weeks, you stand a chance of making $50!
And if you have perfect attendance for the entire SEMESTER...even bigger money is involved...$100.
Now we have saved the best for last!
If you have perfect attendance for the entire school year....you have the possibility of taking home, in MAY.....$200!!!!!
ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS BE HERE!!!!!
Names will be randomly drawn and announced!  SO PAY ATTENTION TO ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!
Tell you friends...YOU want a chance to win some cold hard CASH come the end of the month!!! And EVEN MORE at the end of the school!
As Mr. T would say "Don't be a fool!  Come to SCHOOL!" 

* Attention Jr. and Sr. Betas:  If you are interested in helping Blue Ridge with their Fall Festival, come by Room 164 to get a permission form.  The Festival is Friday, September 28th, 6 pm - 8 pm.

* History Team is meeting Wednesday, September 12th, after school in Mr. Tucker's room 169 at 3:40.

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

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September 10, 2018

* Attention Jr. and Sr. Beta Inductees (new members):  This is a reminder that the Induction is tonight, September 10th at 7 pm.  New members are expected to attend.  Please arrive for induction at 6:30 tonight.  Dress neatly and remind family members that the event starts promptly at 7pm.

* Reminder SOVA Career Expo:  There will be a meeting in the cafeteria this morning at 9:30 for ALL 8th graders.  We will make an announcement.

* Attention Student Drivers:  College Fair will be Tuesday, September 11th.  ALL STUDENT DRIVERS will need to park in the lower lot on TUESDAY MORNING.  Thank you for your cooperation!

* There will be a meeting today after school in Room 22 for all members of the Military Club.  This is a very important meeting and all members should attend.

* The following students needs to report to Mr. T in Room 170 immediately:  Harlie Hylton, Jalyssa Wagoner, Candice Mabe, Josie Vernon, Garrett Worley, Josh Dalton, Suzanne Gonzalez, and James Hundley

* Beginning September 10th, PCHS has an incentive for YOU to come to SCHOOL!!!!  The Summit and Patrick County High School have teamed up to offer you some CASH!!!  If you have perfect attendance for each month of the school year, you have the opportunity to take home $25!
If you have perfect attendance for the 9 weeks, you stand a chance of making $50!
And if you have perfect attendance for the entire SEMESTER...even bigger money is involved...$100.
Now we have saved the best for last!
If you have perfect attendance for the entire school year....you have the possibility of taking home, in MAY.....$200!!!!!
ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS BE HERE!!!!!
Names will be randomly drawn and announced!  SO PAY ATTENTION TO ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!
Tell you friends...YOU want a chance to win some cold hard CASH come the end of the month!!! And EVEN MORE at the end of the school!
As Mr. T would say "Don't be a fool!  Come to SCHOOL!" 

* Patrick County Agricultural Fair Scholarship Pageant Jr. Miss and Miss: $1,000 prize to Miss winner plus an all expense paid trip for her and 1 chaperone to The Homestead Resort - an experience of a life time.  Call Patty Hazelwood at 276-692-4149 for details.  This is at PCHS on Saturday, September 15th. Don't delay, call today.

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

* The LIT! Team will meet on Monday after school.  New members are welcome.  See Mrs. K. for information.

* Attention Teachers:  If you did not get a banner email from Mrs. Rose, check your email for a video to share this morning.  Best costume tickets are to be returned to Room 18.  One per day for each homeroom teacher.

* Attention Students:  The targets are to be counted not taken off of their spots.  Please leave them.  Count them and submit your results at lunch.

* Attention Jr. and Sr. Betas:  If you are interested in helping Blue Ridge with their Fall Festival, come by Room 164 to get a permission form.  The Festival is Friday, September 28th, 6 pm - 8 pm.

* History Team is meeting Wednesday, September 12th, after school in Mr. Tucker's room 169 at 3:40.

* The PSAT will be offered at Patrick County High School on Wednesday, October 10th.  Students can sign-up and pay the $19 test registration fee in Guidance.  Sign-ups and test fee are due on Friday, September 28th.

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September 7, 2018

* Attention Students:  Tonight's game is a white out.  Come support the Cougars tonight as they take on William Campbell.  Game starts at 7pm.

*Congratulations to the Middle School and JV Football teams on their wins last night.  The Middle School defeated Laurel Park by a score of  22-6 and the JV team defeated William Campbell by a score of 20-14.  Great job guys!  Be sure to come out tonight to cheer on the Varsity Football team as they take on William Campbell here at home.

 * The LIT! Team will meet on Monday after school.  New members are welcome.  See Mrs. K. for information.

* The Patrick County Golf Team defeated Carroll County 167-188 yesterday at Olde Mill.  Jarrod Burnette shot a 2-under par round of 35, while Daniel Smith added a 41, Wesley Diggs with 45, and Jacob Lovell with 46.

* There will be a meeting Monday after school for all members of the Military Club.  This is a very important meeting and all members should attend.  Make sure you have comfortable clothes and shoes.

* Beginning September 4th, PCHS has an incentive for YOU to come to SCHOOL!!!!  The Summit and Patrick County High School have teamed up to offer you some CASH!!!  If you have perfect attendance for each month of the school year, you have the opportunity to take home $25!
If you have perfect attendance for the 9 weeks, you stand a chance of making $50!
And if you have perfect attendance for the entire SEMESTER...even bigger money is involved...$100.
Now we have saved the best for last!
If you have perfect attendance for the entire school year....you have the possibility of taking home, in MAY.....$200!!!!!
ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS BE HERE!!!!!
Names will be randomly drawn and announced!  SO PAY ATTENTION TO ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!
Tell you friends...YOU want a chance to win some cold hard CASH come the end of the month!!! And EVEN MORE at the end of the school!
As Mr. T would say "Don't be a fool!  Come to SCHOOL!"

* Congrats to the JV Lady Cougars for their win over North Stokes, winning in two sets: 25-21 and 25-19.  Both the JV and Varsity will host Bassett on Tuesday, September 11th with JV playing at 5:30 and Varsity to follow.  Please come out and support!

* Any student interested in joining the PCHS Science Team should sign up at Room 177.  Students who would like more information may email Cheryl Wad.

* Jr. Beta 8th Graders: Listen Up!  Our first meeting has been changed to today, September 7th.  We will meet after the moment of silence and pledge, in the the auditorium.  Please bring your Chromebook or pen and paper to the meeting. 

* Seniors: If you are planning on taking the October SAT, the deadline to register for the test is Friday, September 7th.  If you receive free or reduced lunch please go see Ms. Robinson to get your fee waiver, so you do not have to pay for the test.
If you are planning on applying to a 4-year University and you have not taken the ACT or SAT, you need to register to take on of these test.
Any questions, please go see Ms. Robinson located beside guidance.

* Sign ups for the History Team is on the door of Mr. Tucker's Room 169.  Date for the first meeting will be announced later next week.

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

* If you are interested in joining the Math Team, please stop by and see Mrs. Jeannie Stanley in Room 175. Math Team practice will begin next week.

* Patrick County Agricultural Fair Scholarship Pageant Jr. Miss and Miss: $1,000 prize to Miss winner plus an all expense paid trip for her and 1 chaperone to The Homestead Resort - an experience of a life time.  Call Patty Hazelwood at 276-692-4149 for details.  This is at PCHS on Saturday, September 15th. Don't delay, call today.

* Attention Sr. Beta Inductees:  This is a reminder that the Induction is Monday, September 10th at 7 pm.  New members of Sr. Beta are expected to attend.

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September 6, 2018

* Attention Teachers:  Please check your emails this morning for the Homecoming slide and video.  Homecoming voting will take place this morning.  Instructions are in your email.

 * Attention Sr. Beta Inductees:  This is a reminder that the Induction is Monday, September 10th at 7 pm.  New members of Sr. Beta are expected to attend.

* The library will be open on Monday evenings until 6:15.  If you plan to stay you must sign up in the library.  Students need to ride the activity bus or have a ride home.

* The Patrick County Varsity Golf Team defeated Chatham yesterday in a match at Olde Mill Golf Club.  Low scores were Jarrod Burnette with 81 and Jacob Lovell and Luke Jessup with 92.  The Cougars next match is today at Carroll County.

* Any student interested in joining the PCHS Science Team should sign up at Room 177.  Students who would like more information may email Cheryl Wade.

* Attention Sr. Betas:  If you would like to run for club office, sign up on the door of Room 170 and pick up the officer sheet.  The officer sheet is due Thursday.

* Jr. Beta 8th Graders: Listen Up!  Our first meeting has been changed to Friday, September 7th.  We will meet after the moment of silence and pledge, in the the auditorium.  Please bring your Chromebook or pen and paper to the meeting. 

* Seniors: If you are planning on taking the October SAT, the deadline to register for the test is Friday, September 7th.  If you receive free or reduced lunch please go see Ms. Robinson to get your fee waiver, so you do not have to pay for the test.
If you are planning on applying to a 4-year University and you have not taken the ACT or SAT, you need to register to take on of these test.
Any questions, please go see Ms. Robinson located beside guidance.

* Sign ups for the History Team is on the door of Mr. Tucker's Room 169.  Date for the first meeting will be announced later next week.

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

* Patrick County Agricultural Fair Scholarship Pageant Jr. Miss and Miss: $1,000 prize to Miss winner plus an all expense paid trip for her and 1 chaperone to The Homestead Resort - an experience of a life time.  Call Patty Hazelwood at 276-692-4149 for details.  This is at PCHS on Saturday, September 15th. Don't delay, call today.

* If you are interested in joining the Math Team, please stop by and see Mrs. Jeannie Stanley in Room 175. Math Team practice will begin next week.

* PCHS Interact Club is excited to raise awareness about the Patrick County Green Team.  This is a volunteer group that picks up trash - along streams, roads, and trails in Patrick County.  All members of the Patrick County High School student body are invited to join Stuart Rotary, the Patrick County Green Team, the High School Interact Club, and Dan River Basin Association for a clean up Thursday afternoon.  All interested students and citizens should meet at Howell's grocery at 5:15 pm.  Please join us in taking care of the environment and help us raise awareness about littering in our beautiful home, Patrick County.

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September 5, 2018

* Attention Teachers: Please distribute picture cards to your homeroom students this morning.  Check your email for scheduling details.  Chat Ms. Largen if you have questions or concerns.

* Any senior that wants to help with the preplanning and/or the design of the Senior Wall in the cafeteria needs to come by and see Mrs. Edgell in the art room.  Any senior may submit an idea or design to Mrs. Edgell by Friday, September 14th and the senior class will vote on a final design by September 21st.

* Patrick County Agricultural Fair Scholarship Pageant Jr. Miss and Miss: $1,000 prize to Miss winner plus an all expense paid trip for her and 1 chaperone to The Homestead Resort - an experience of a life time.  Call Patty Hazelwood at 276-692-4149 for details.  This is at PCHS on Saturday, September 15th. Don't delay, call today.

* The Patrick County Varsity Golf Team finished in 1st place at an 8 team district match yesterday at Beaver Hills Golf Course.  Low scores were Jarrod Burnette with 73, Wesley Diggs and Daniel Smith with 80, and Jacob Lovell with 82.  Their next match is today with Chatham.

* There will be wrestling conditioning today.  Please meet downstairs in the weight room right after school.

* If you are interested in joining the Math Team, please stop by and see Mrs. Jeannie Stanley in Room 175. Math Team practice will begin next week.

 * Attention Homeroom Teachers:  If you have 10th graders in your homeroom class, please give them a few minutes to complete the reality store survey that was emailed to teachers last week.  If you need the link again, please email Lindsey Rosenthal.

* Any student interested in joining the PCHS Science Team should sign up at Room 177.  Students who would like more information may email Cheryl Wade.

* Attention Sr. Betas:  If you would like to run for club office, sign up on the door of Room 170 and pick up the officer sheet.  The officer sheet is due Thursday.

* PCHS Interact Club is excited to raise awareness about the Patrick County Green Team.  This is a volunteer group that picks up trash - along streams, roads, and trails in Patrick County.  All members of the Patrick County High School student body are invited to join Stuart Rotary, the Patrick County Green Team, the High School Interact Club, and Dan River Basin Association for a clean up Thursday afternoon.  All interested students and citizens should meet at Howell's grocery at 5:15 pm.  Please join us in taking care of the environment and help us raise awareness about littering in our beautiful home, Patrick County.

* Auditions for the Fall play will be held today, September 5th.  Anyone interested in auditioning for a role or helping with the tech crew should plan to attend.  You will need to stay until 6:15.  Please see Mrs. Johnson with questions.

* If you sold for the Spanish fundraiser, your forms are due today, September 5th.

* Jr. Beta 8th Graders: Listen Up!  Our first meeting has been changed to Friday, September 7th.  We will meet after the moment of silence and pledge, in the the auditorium.  Please bring your Chromebook or pen and paper to the meeting.

* Seniors: If you are planning on taking the October SAT, the deadline to register for the test is Friday, September 7th.  If you receive free or reduced lunch please go see Ms. Robinson to get your fee waiver, so you do not have to pay for the test.
If you are planning on applying to a 4-year University and you have not taken the ACT or SAT, you need to register to take on of these test.
Any questions, please go see Ms. Robinson located beside guidance.

* Sign ups for the History Team is on the door of Mr. Tucker's Room 169.  Date for the first meeting will be announced later next week.

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September 4, 2018

* Congratulations to the following winners for the "Of the Month":
Janice Largen:  Teacher
Darla Merrit:  Staff
Faith Stowe:  Student
Chris Copening:  Student

 * Sign ups for the History Team on the door of Mr. Tucker's Room 169.  Date for the first meeting will be announced later next week.

* PCHS Interact Club is excited to raise awareness about the Patrick County Green Team.  This is a volunteer group that picks up trash - along streams, roads, and trails in Patrick County.  All members of the Patrick County High School student body are invited to join Stuart Rotary, the Patrick County Green Team, the High School Interact Club, and Dan River Basin Association for a clean up Thursday afternoon.  All interested students and citizens should meet at Howell's grocery at 5:15 pm.  Please join us in taking care of the environment and help us raise awareness about littering in our beautiful home, Patrick County.

* Any student interested in joining the PCHS Science Team should sign up at Room 177.  Students who would like more information may email Cheryl Wade.

* Auditions for the Fall play will be held Wednesday, September 5th.  Anyone interested in auditioning for a role or helping with the tech crew should plan to attend.  You will need to stay until 6:15.  Please see Mrs. Johnson with questions.

* Seniors: If you are planning on taking the October SAT, the deadline to register for the test is Friday, September 7th.  If you receive free or reduced lunch please go see Ms. Robinson to get your fee waiver, so you do not have to pay for the test.
If you are planning on applying to a 4-year University and you have not taken the ACT or SAT, you need to register to take on of these test.
Any questions, please go see Ms. Robinson located beside guidance.

* Jr. Beta 8th Graders: Listen Up!  Our first meeting has been changed to Friday, September 7th.  We will meet after the moment of silence and pledge, in the the auditorium.  Please bring your Chromebook or pen and paper to the meeting.

* Tutoring for the Writing SOL test begins for select students on Wednesdays, from 3:30 -6:30 in Room 162, at the corner of the history and science halls.  Prepare for the test through grammar and writing practice as well as by learning test taking strategies.

* Attention Sr. Betas: Your doughnuts will be here before the start of school on Wednesday, September 5th.  Make sure you make arrangements to have them picked up.

* Attention Sr. Betas:  If you would like to run for club office, sign up on the door of Room 170 and pick up the officer sheet.  The officer sheet is due Thursday.

* If you sold for the Spanish fundraiser, your forms are due tomorrow, September 5th.

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August 31, 2018

*  Attention Sr. Betas:  Your doughnut forms are due today.  Mr. Turchek will be available 2nd block to collect doughnut/dues money.

* Attention Varsity Club:  If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, your $10 dues need to be paid today.  See Mr. Adams, Mr. Clement, Mr. Cunningham, or Mr. Slaydon to pay your due.

* Any student interested in joining the Science Team should sign up on the door of Room 177.  Interested students may also email Mrs. Wade.

* There is a fishing meeting today at 8:30 in the cafeteria.

* Attention 8th, 9th, and 10th Graders:  Your classes need officers.  Class officer forms are available on the door of Room 18.  Forms will be due today.

* Attention students interested in FFA:  There will be a meeting today at 8:30 in the auditorium.  Check into 1st block, then come to the auditorium.

* There will be a meeting for anyone interested in playing boys basketball this year in the Aux Gym this morning during announcements.  Report to homeroom before attending.

* Attention Students:  Homecoming Court nominations will be taken this week during all 3 lunches or may place in the box in Room 18.

* There is a Wrestling meeting this morning for anyone who is interested.  The meeting will be held in the upstairs conference room.  Please check in with your 1st block teacher before attending.

* Interact Club is meeting at this morning.  Please check in with your homeroom teacher, then report to Room 178.

* Seniors: If you are planning on taking the October SAT, the deadline to register for the test is Friday, September 7th.  If you receive free or reduced lunch please go see Ms. Robinson to get your fee waiver, so you do not have to pay for the test.
If you are planning on applying to a 4-year University and you have not taken the ACT or SAT, you need to register to take on of these test.
Any questions, please go see Ms. Robinson located beside guidance.

* Jr. Beta 8th Graders: Listen Up!  Our first meeting has been changed to Friday, September 7th.  We will meet after the moment of silence and pledge, in the the auditorium.  Please bring your Chromebook or pen and paper to the meeting.

* The Patrick County Varsity Golf Team finished 3rd in their district match yesterday at Tunstall.  Low scores for the Cougars were: Wesley Diggs and Jarrod Burnette with 89, Daniel Smith with 91, and Luke Jessup with 94.  Their next match is on Tuesday at Bassett.

* The Middle School Golf Team came in second yesterday at their Piedmont District home match.  Low scorers for the Cougars were David Smith with 34, Jalen Hagwood with 42, and Wes Roberson with 42.  The Middle School team will play again on Monday, September 10th, at Halifax.  If you see these gentlemen today, be sure to congratulate them.

* Congrats to the JV and Varsity Lady Cougars Volleyball teams for their wins over Magna Vista last night!  Both teams will host Floyd County Tuesday, September 4th with JV at 5:30 and Varsity to follow.  Please come out and support!

* Attention Students:  Your class officer petitions are due today at 3:30pm. Turn in to Room 18.

* Attention Students: Homecoming Court pictures are due today.  If you don't turn them in, you will be dropped form the ballot.  Turn in at lunch or to Room 18.

* Auditions for the Fall play will be held next Wednesday, September 5th.  Anyone interested in auditioning for a role or helping with the tech crew should plan to attend.  You will need to stay until 6:15.  Please see Mrs. Johnson with questions.

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August 30, 2018


* Attention Students:  Breakfast grab & go has now expanded and will be offered at a 2nd location outside of the gym.  So you have two places to choose from.

* Attention Seniors!  Your results are:
Flower: blackeyed susan and red rose
Colors:  black, gold, and white
Motto:  Only 47 years until we're seniors again
Song:  You're Gonna Miss This by Trace Adkins

*Attention Sr. Betas:  Your doughnut forms are due this Friday.

* Interact Club will meet tomorrow, August 31st.  The meeting will be held across the hall from Mrs. Wade's room in Room 178.

* Any student interested in joining the Science Team should sign up on the door of Room 177.  Interested students may also email Mrs. Wade.

* Attention students interested in FFA:  There will be a meeting tomorrow at 8:30 in the auditorium.  Check into 1st block, then come to the auditorium

* There will be a meeting for anyone interested in playing boys basketball this year in the Aux Gym Friday morning during announcements.  Report to homeroom before attending.  Conditioning will begin next Tuesday, September 4th.  You must have a VHSL physical on file to participate.

* Attention Students:  Homecoming Court nominations will be taken this week during all 3 lunches or may place in the box in Room 18.

* There will be a fishing team meeting tomorrow, August 31st at 8:30 in the cafeteria.  If you haven't paid $20 dues or $10 tournament fee, you can pay at the meeting.

* Attention Student drivers:  If you have not purchased a parking permit, you must do so by tomorrow, August 31st.

* Attention Varsity Club:  If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, your $10 dues need to be paid by the end of this week.  See Mr. Adams, Mr. Clement, Mr. Cunningham, or Mr. Slaydon to pay your due.

* Attention 8th, 9th, and 10th Graders:  Your classes need officers.  Class officer forms are available on the door of Room 18.  Forms will be due this Friday, August 31st.

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August 29, 2018

* Attention students interested in FFA:  There will be a meeting Friday at 8:30 in the auditorium.  Check into 1st block, then come to the auditorium.

* There will be a meeting for anyone interested in playing boys basketball this year in the Aux Gym Friday morning during announcements.  Conditioning will begin next Tuesday, September 4th.  You must have a VHSL physical on file to participate.

* Junior Beta Clubs are meeting during announcements on Friday morning.  Please meet with your sponsors in the upper section of the auditorium after you check in with your homeroom teacher.   Bring your Chromebook with you to the meeting.

* Attention Student drivers:  If you have not purchased a parking permit, you must do so by this Friday, August 31st.

* There will be a fishing team meeting on Friday, August 31st at 8:30 in the cafeteria.  If you haven't paid $20 dues or $10 tournament fee, you can pay at the meeting.

* Attention Varsity Club:  If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, your $10 dues need to be paid by the end of this week.  See Mr. Adams, Mr. Clement, Mr. Cunningham, or Mr. Slaydon to pay your due.

* Attention Students:  Homecoming Court nominations will be taken this week during all 3 lunches or you may place in the box in Room 18.  You may only submit a nomination for another person in your grade and a picture with grade and name on the back of the picture.  Nominations will be collected till 3:30 this Friday, August 31st.  Picture sizes may be between a wallet size and 3x5 index card size.  Questions, see Mrs. Rose.
Grades 8-11:  girls only
Grade 12:  girls and boys can be nominated 

* Attention 8th, 9th, and 10th Graders:  Your classes need officers.  Class officer forms are available on the door of Room 18.  Forms will be due this Friday, August 31st.

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August 28, 2018

* Congrats to the JV Lady Cougars Volleyball team for their exciting win over Carroll County last night!  The JV Lady Cougars won in 3 sets: 12-25, 26-24, and 15-11.  Samantha Harris had 3 kills, as well as, 3 aces.  Both Elleigh Large and Abby Compton had 2 kills each.  Lainie Hopkins with 7 assists and McKenzie Belcher with 9 digs for the match.  Both Varisity and JV Volleyball travel to Martinsville today but will host this Thursday against Magna Vista with JV at 5:30 and Varisty to follow at 7.  Please come out and support our Volleyball program.

* The golf team finished 3rd in an 8 team district match yesterday at Danville County Club with a team score of 340.  Low scores for the Cougars were Daniel Smith with 76, Jacob Lovell with 87, and Luke Jessup with 87.  Their next match will be Thursday at Tunstall.

* There will be a fishing team meeting on Friday, August 31st at 8:30 in the cafeteria.  If you haven't paid $20 dues or $10 tournament fee, you can pay at the meeting.

* Attention Praise and Worship Team:  Our first practice will be held Thursday, September 6th at 7am, in the auditorium.  Anyone who would like to join the team, please come join us on September 6th.

* Attention Students:  Homecoming Court nominations will be taken this week during all 3 lunches or you may place in the box in Room 18.  You may only submit a nomination for another person in your grade and a picture with grade and name on the back of the picture.  Nominations will be collected till 3:30 on Friday, August 31st.  Picture sizes may be between a wallet size and 3x5 index card size.  Questions, see Mrs. Rose.
Grades 8-11:  girls only
Grade 12:  girls and boys can be nominated 

* Attention 8th, 9th, and 10th Graders:  Your classes need officers.  Class officer forms are available on the door of Room 18.  Forms will be due this Friday, August 31st.

* Attention Seniors:  Any senior who did not have portraits at PCHS over the summer months or any senior who would like those portraits re-made should come by room 152 before this Friday. This includes juniors who will be graduating early.

* Attention Varsity Club:  If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, your $10 dues need to be paid by the end of this week.  See Mr. Adams, Mr. Clement, Mr. Cunningham, or Mr. Slaydon to pay your due.

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August 27, 2018

* Attention Students:  Homecoming Court nominations will be taken this week during all 3 lunches or you may place in the box in Room 18.  You may only submit a nomination for another person in your grade and a picture with grade and name on the back of the picture.  Nominations will be collected till 3:30 on Friday, August 31st.  Picture sizes may be between a wallet size and 3x5 index card size.  Questions, see Mrs. Rose.
Grades 8-11:  girls only
Grade 12:  girls and boys can be nominated

* Attention 8th, 9th, and 10th Graders:  Your classes need officers.  Class officer forms are available on the door of Room 18.  Forms will be due on Friday, August 31st.

*Tutoring for the Writing SOL test are being offered on Wednesdays, from 3:30 - 6:30 in Room 162, at the corner of the history and science halls.  Prepare for the test through grammar and writing practice, as well as, by learning test taking strategies.

* Attention Varsity Club:  If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, your $10 dues need to be paid by the end of this week.  See Mr. Adams, Mr. Clement, Mr. Cunningham, or Mr. Slaydon to pay your due.

* Attention Seniors:  Any senior who did not have portraits at PCHS over the summer months or any senior who would like those portraits re-made should come by room 152 before Friday. This includes juniors who will be graduating early.

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August 24, 2018

* Attention Sr. Beta invitees:  There is a meeting for all students that received an invitation to join Sr. Beta in the cafeteria this morning at 8:30.

* Anyone who has Chromebook money or forms should see Mrs. Rakes in Room 123 today.

* All students who signed up for Prom committee will meet in Room 19 at 8:05 on Monday, August 27th. Please do your best to be there.

* Any student planning to be on the fishing team needs to have their forms and $20.00 dues turned in to Mrs. Knight by August 31st. If forms are not turned in and dues not paid by August 31, you will be replaced.
Note: Fishing Team members are part of Varsity Club.

* Attention Seniors:  Any senior who did not have portraits at PCHS over the summer months or any senior who would like those portraits re-made should come by room 152 before next Friday. This includes juniors who will be graduating early.

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August 23, 2018

* There will be no girls basketball conditioning today (Thursday).

* All Chromebook money and forms are due tomorrow.  Bring these to Mrs. Rakes in Room 123.

* Attention:  Invitations to join Sr. Beta went out yesterday. Membership in Sr. Beta is by invitation only. Previous membership in Jr. Beta does not impact eligibility to join Sr. Beta. If you did not receive an invitation and think you should have, see Mr. Turchek in Room 170 this week.

* The Patrick County Varsity Golf Team finished 3rd in an eight team district match at Halifax yesterday.  Scores for the Cougars were Wesley Diggs with 77, Jarrod Burnette with 77, Luke Jessup with 88, and Jacob Lovell with 96.  The Cougar's next match is on Monday at George Washington.

* All students who signed up for Prom committee will meet in Room 19 at 8:05 on Monday, August 27th. Please do your best to be there.

* Attention Seniors:  Any senior who did not have portraits at PCHS over the summer months or any senior who would like those portraits re-made should come by room 152 before next Friday. This includes juniors who will be graduating early.

* Attention All Varsity Athletes:  If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, we will have an informational meeting this Friday, August 24th, in the auditorium. Go to your first block and check in with your teacher first, and then report to the auditorium. 

* Any student planning to be on the fishing team needs to have their forms and $20.00 dues turned in to Mrs. Knight by August 31st. If forms are not turned in and dues not paid by August 31, you will be replaced.

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August 22, 2018

* Attention Seniors:  Any senior who did not have portraits at PCHS over the summer months or any senior who would like those portraits re-made should come by room 152 before next Friday. This includes juniors who will be graduating early.

Make ups and retakes will be held on Tuesday, September 4th. You need an appointment time.

* Any student planning to be on the fishing team needs to have their forms and $20.00 dues turned in to Mrs. Knight by August 31st. If forms are not turned in and dues not paid by August 31, you will be replaced.

* Any Junior interested in being on the Prom Committee, please come to  Mrs. Knight's Room 19 and sign up on her door.

* Attention All Varsity Athletes: If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, we will have an informational meeting this Friday, August 24th, in the auditorium. Go to your first block and check in with your teacher first, and then report to the auditorium. 
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August 21, 2018

* Attention Seniors:  Any senior who did not have portraits at PCHS over the summer months or any senior who would like those portraits re-made should come by room 152 before next Friday. This includes juniors who will be graduating early.

Make ups and retakes will be held on Tuesday, September 4th. You need an appointment time.

* The Patrick County Middle School Golf Team played at Franklin County yesterday. Low scores for the Cougars were David Smith with 38, Wesley Roberson with 44, and Jalen Hagwood with 50.  Their next match is at home next Thursday.

* Any student planning to be on the fishing team needs to have their forms and $20.00 dues turned in to Mrs. Knight by August 31st. If forms are not turned in and dues not paid by August 31, you will be replaced.

* Any Junior interested in being on the Prom Committee, please come to  Mrs. Knight's Room 19 and sign up on her door.

*Attention All Varsity Athletes: If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, we will have an informational meeting this Friday, August 24th, in the auditorium. Go to your first block and check in with your teacher first, and then report to the auditorium. 

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August 20, 2018

* Any student planning to be on the fishing team needs to have their forms and $20.00 dues turned in to Mrs. Knight by August 31st. If forms are not turned in and dues not paid by August 31, you will be replaced.

* Any Junior interested in being on the Prom Committee, please come to  Mrs. Knight's Room 19 and sign up on her door.

*Attention All Varsity Athletes: If you want to help with the Special Olympics this year, we will have an informational meeting this Friday, August 24th, in the auditorium. Go to your first block and check in with your teacher first, and then report to the auditorium. 

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August 17, 2018

* Attention Sr. Betas!!!  There will be a meeting for all returning Sr. Beta Club members today, in the cafeteria at 8:30 am.  All returning club members are expected to attend.

* Attention students: Congratulations to those students who received 4.0 last semester. Please see Mrs. Stanley, in the front office, to pick up your letter or pin awards.

* The winner of the LIT team basket raffle is Liam, Mrs. Conner's son. Thank you all for supporting the LIT team.

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August 16, 2018

* Attention Sr. Betas!!!  There will be a meeting for all returning Sr. Beta Club members on Friday, August 17th, in the cafeteria at 8:30 am.  All returning club members are expected to attend.

* The fishing team meeting is today at 6:30, in the cafeteria.  It is MANDATORY for all anglers or a parent.

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August 15, 2018

* Congratulations to the Cougar Golf Team! They finished 3rd yesterday in an 8 team district match with a team score of 309. Wesley Diggs lead the Cougars with 73, Jarrod Burnette had 75, Daniel Smith had 79, and Luke Jessup had 82. Their next match is next Tuesday, at Halifax.

* The fishing team meeting is Thursday, August 16th, at 6:30 in the cafeteria. It is MANDATORY for all anglers or a parent.

* Any girl interested in playing soccer this fall, please see Coach Snow in Room 155 or Coach Boles in Room 144 to pick up your registration form. Forms need to be turned in by August 16th. Practice will be Mondays at 6:45 and Wednesdays at 4:30 at Rotary Field.

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August 14, 2018

* Any student taking an AP class this school year, Fall or Spring, must turn in both your AP Student Expectations Agreement form and the payment for your AP exam fee by Wednesday, August 15th. Turn in to Mr. Quance in Guidance. If you do not turn in both the form and the payment, you will be dropped from your AP course.  See Mr. Quance, in Guidance, if you have any questions or need another copy of the form.

* Attention JV and Varsity Football players: Today's practice will be in helmets and shoulder pads. Get your gear and report directly to Coach Dalton's room 203.

* Any student who has not turned in a Chromebook form and has not paid their $25.00 insurance fee should see Mrs. Rakes in Room 123 as soon as possible.

* Attention LIT Team Members and anyone who would like to be on the Literature Team and/or win a basket full of snacks: A basket raffle is being held this week to support our readers. Anyone who is interested in buying a ticket to win the Snack Basket should see Mrs. Klisiewecz. Each ticket is $1.00 for a chance to win. The drawing will be held on Friday.

* Attention Seniors: check your email for a Google classroom invite. You will find a Google form for Senior class nominations.

* The fishing team meeting is Thursday, August 16th, at 6:30 in the cafeteria. It is MANDATORY for all anglers or a parent.

* Any girl interested in playing soccer this fall, please see Coach Snow in Room 155 or Coach Boles in Room 144 to pick up your registration form. Forms need to be turned in by August 16th. Practice will be Mondays at 6:45 and Wednesdays at 4:30 at Rotary Field.

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August 13, 2018

* Great job by our Cougar Football teams this weekend, as they all played well and won in their scrimmages against Eastern Montgomery. Keep up the good work men!

*There  will be a MANDATORY meeting of all current fishing team members on Thursday, August 16th, at 6:30 in the cafeteria. If you or a parent do not attend this meeting, you will not fish this year.

* Attention Seniors: check your email for a Google classroom invite. You will find a Google form for Senior class nominations.

* Any girl interested in playing soccer this fall, please see Coach Snow in Room 155 or Coach Boles in Room 144 to pick up your registration form. Forms need to be turned in by August 16. Practice will be Mondays at 6:45 and Wednesdays at 4:30 at Rotary Field.

* No extra's will be given for lunch, unless you have money on your account.

* Please wait at Cafeteria cash register until cashier has put your money on your account; don't walk away.
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August 10, 2018 

* Any girl interested in playing soccer this fall, please see Coach Snow in Room 155 or Coach Boles in Room 144 to pick up your registration form. Forms need to be turned in by August 16. Practice will be Mondays at 6:45 and Wednesdays at 4:30 at Rotary Field.

* The Library will be open starting on Monday during all 3 lunches. Please come by Monday morning to get your pass.

* Any student who has not paid their $25 insurance fee or turned in the form for their Chromebook should see Mrs. Rakes in Room 123 today.

* No extra's will be given for lunch, unless you have money on your account.

* Please wait at Cafeteria cash register until cashier has put your money on your account; don't walk away.

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August 9, 2018 

* Any girl interested in playing soccer this fall, please see Coach Snow in Room 155 or Coach Boles in Room 144 to pick up your registration form. Forms need to be turned in by August 16. Practice will be Mondays at 6:45 and Wednesdays at 4:30 at Rotary Field.

* Lunch in the library will begin on Monday, August 13.


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