Announcements

PRINCE EDWARD HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Any students interested in joining the PECHS Drama Team should plan to stay after Thursday afternoon for auditions with Ms. Dabbs. Students should have a ride at 5:30 or make arrangements for pick up from the activity bus.

 

If you did not receive a student ID AND you took school pictures, please see Ms. Dabbs by Friday 9/20 and let her know.

 

Senior Officers to meet with Ms Hayes tomorrow Wednesday Sept. 18th  @ 2nd period for about 15 minutes, please. They know who they are now.

 

FFA meeting will be Wednesday @ 4pm-5:20pm All members are encouraged to come. Mandatory for Junior and Senior Officers!

 

An admissions representative from the University of Mary Washington will visit Thursday, Sept 19th @ 8:30 am in the auditorium. Sign up in the Counseling Office by 12 noon Wed. Sept. 18th. Please note if you are disruptive during the presentation you will be asked to leave and not be able to attend any future college presentations.    

 

The scholastic bowl team is starting up and needs some new members.  Scholastic bowl is not just about academic topics.  It also includes trivia related to pop culture, politics, music, games, religion, and sports to name a few.  If you are interested in becoming part of the team, please join the team in Dr. Lutz's room, room 209, on Wednesday at 3:30 for an information meeting and practice session.


Any student interested in joining the Homecoming Committee, please make arrangements to stay after school for our 1st meeting, Wednesday, September 18th.
  We will meet in Mrs. Simon's room (Rm 109).  The meeting will end at 4:45 so please have a ride home at that time.  If you do not have a ride, please do not plan to stay after school.  If you can't stay but would like to help, please see the sign up sheet outside her door, to sign up.

There will be a Cyber Security Summit on Tuesday, Oct. 1st at  3:30 p.m. in Jarman Auditorium on the campus of Longwood Unoversity.

Elections for Class officers and Homecoming Representatives will be held Thursday September 26th during lunches. Applications for Class officers can be picked up and turned in to the following teachers Freshmen-Ms. Walker Room 110 Sophomore-Ms. Campbell Room 108 Junior-Ms Calhoun Room 213 Senior-Ms. Dabbs-Room 99. Everyone in the class will be eligible to be Homecoming Representative.


Breakfast is free to all students each morning and is available in the cafeteria or the lobby of the Career Tech Building. When you arrive in the morning head straight to breakfast and get a warm biscuit or enjoy the new yogurt parfait bar. Each breakfast comes with juice, fruit and a cold glass of milk.

Please join us for lunch in the afternoon, which includes several different options to chose from. Lunch is $2.30 for a full price student and there is no charging of lunch meals. If you need to have a 2019-2020 school year meal application out, you can find them in the cafeteria, main office or guidance office.

The 13th Annual RVA Infinite Scholars College Admissions/Scholarship Fair will take place Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Richmond Convention Center. Over 65 colleges & universities will be present. If you are interested, please stop by the Counseling Office and pick up a green save the date information card on the round table. If you have not taken the SAT/ACT already you may not attend. Minimum GPA : 2.7 Minimum SAT Reading & Math: 1050, ACT: 20. Please read both sides of the card carefully. If you are able to satisfy the items listed on the checklist please see Ms. Holcomb to sign up by Monday, September 16th.  We will provide transportation. Parents may attend also.

The after-school tutoring program will start on Monday, September 16th. The program will be on Mondays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Students must have a signed permission form on file by Thursday, September 12th to stay after.  Permission forms are available in the front office, guidance, or see Mr. Kayhart in room 205.

If you are a student athlete hoping to play college sports, you need to set up an NCAA account to allow prospective colleges and universities to access your academic information.  You can find information regarding setting up an account online or feel free to stop by the Counseling Department to pick up a flier with instructions on how to set up an account.

Students who are taking Virtual Virginia Algebra II or Earth Science...please remember to sign your agreement form and have your parent sign and date it.  Turn your form in to the person in charge of your class or to Mr. Feathers in the Counseling office.

Seniors:

Graduation Information

Successories College Scholarship.
$1,500 scholarship will be rewarded to an individual who applies online answering the essay prompt "What Motivates You?" Follow link for details.
https://www.successories.com/scholarship

Seniors, the first scholarship of the year has made it to the counseling office! Pick up a flyer for the Most Valuable Student scholarship for more information; the deadline for this scholarship is November 5th.


Seniors, the Horatio Alger scholarship is now available in the front of the counseling office. To qualify, you must have at least a 2.0 and require financial assistance to attend college. The deadline to submit this scholarship is October 25th.

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New 2019-2020 free/reduced lunch applications are available in the cafeteria and are now available on-line at www.lunchapplication .com. Applications from last year will expire on September 15 so tell your parents/guardians to get the application in to the cafeteria as soon as possible.  *Breakfast IS FREE*

Each student is a member of the freshman, sophomore, junior or senior class. Class members elect officers, take trips, plan social activities and raise money to supplement dues that pay for activities such as incentives, social events, homecoming and prom. Senior dues pay for the yearbook, receptions and commencement.

Class dues are as follows:

Freshman: $15
Sophomore: $25
Junior: $35
Senior: $60
 *Dues should be paid on or before October 15. After this deadline, dues will increase by $10 per year. A payment plan can be established prior to October 15. 

 

         Prince Edward Eagle Athletics 



Fall Sport Schedules

Students must have a VHSL Sports Physical to try out for any VHSL sport. Physical forms can be picked up at Prince Edward High School in the main office or download them here.

 

All Sports Passes can be purchased at home games see Mr. Kane or contact him at the CTE building. These passes get you into every regular season home game all year. The single game price is $6.00.

Student:  $30 | Adult:  $50 | Family (4) $120 ($15 for each additional family member)

This week's PECHS Athletics  Schedule:

Monday         Opponent                             Game             

Volleyball     @ Brunswick                      5:30               

 

Tuesday

Volleyball      Goochland                           5:30

Golf                Bluestone/Nottoway         3:30

 

Wednesday

CC                  @ Amelia                              4:30    

 

Thursday

JV Football   Randolph Henry                 6:30

Volleyball   @ Central                               5:30    

 

Friday

Football         @  Randolph Henry           7:00    

Cheer             @  Randolph Henry           7:00    

 

Always be reminded!!

Cell Phone Policy:

From 7:45 until 3:10, cell phones should be turned off and not used for text messaging, taking pictures, listening to music, or direct-connect two-way communication EXCEPT while in the cafeteria during breakfast or during a student’s assigned lunch period.

 

Dress Code Policy:

1. Torn, holey, or ripped clothing that exposes skin above the knee is prohibited. Tights or leggings must cover any torn areas which may expose skin above the knee.

2. Hats, caps, shower caps, bonnets, visors, stocking caps, bandanas, headbands, or hoods worn around the head or neck must be removed upon entering the building.

3. Skirts, dresses, and shorts should not be higher than 4 inches above the knee from the center of the kneecap when standing. This is also true of slits in long or short skirts.

4. Leggings, jeggings, and tights need a dress worn over top of them that is fingertip length or longer.

5. Pants, sweat pants, low-ride pants, and shorts must be worn to the waist, without exposing underwear or skin.

6. Bedroom slippers are not to be worn to school. Shoes are to be worn at all times for safety and sanitary reasons.

7. Low-cut tops/shirts, halter tops, body suits, tops that reveal the navel or midriff, shirts/dresses with spaghetti straps and other revealing clothing are also not acceptable. All tops/shirts must not show cleavage and they must have a 3 finger width in the strap.

8. Tank tops, muscle shirts, and see-through clothing are not acceptable.

9. Biker pants, leotards, blankets, sleepwear or loungewear worn as outerwear, or chains are prohibited.

10. Sunglasses (or other dark or shaded glasses) are not to be worn in the building. If they are necessary for medical treatment, a physician’s permission will be required.