Announcements – Thursday, November 30

November 30, 2023

Today is Thursday, November 30. 

Seniors – Essay Contest

Seniors – Write an essay honoring the life of Honorable Judge Stephan P. Mickle and be eligible for a monetary award! See the poster hanging on the 1st floor blue bulletin board. 

Best Buddies

Best Buddies members, please meet in Mrs. Czyz’s room on today during lunch to plan our next Balance 180 event with our buddies, which is coming up on Sunday, Dec. 3rd.


There will be a mandatory Thespian meeting in Mrs. Hemmerich’s room today during high school lunch. We will be discussing districts this weekend, our final New York City Trip payment, and future  Thespian events. Be sure to bring your one act and district permission slips and codes of conduct with you. If you do not have 1 of these forms, please see Mrs. Hemmerich.

Candy Gram

Do you want to send a candy gram to a friend? Please see our students from the Rosa Rabell Panama trip during lunch. 

Yearbook Early Bird Sales 

Early Bird Pricing for Yearbooks ends TODAY! Order your Yearbook now to get the best price. Yearbooks are pre-order ONLY this year – make sure to get your ordered! 

Senior Superlatives

Seniors! Voting closes for Senior Superlatives tomorrow!  Make sure to cast your vote on the form in the Senior Canvas Page. 

Spring Musical Auditions

Mark your calendars! Auditions for the Spring Musical, Into the Woods, will be on Wednesday, December 13th at 2:00 in Mrs. Hemmerich’s room. Callbacks on Thursday, December 14th, same time and place. Audition material and sign ups will be posted on the Troupe 4102 instagram and the PKY Performing Arts Facebook page by the end of the day. 

Deck the Halls 

Want to contribute to the schoolwide winter competition and win your grade level points towards the big end-of-the year prize? Bring your own materials and go all out on decking your grade level’s hall December 11th-15th, from 2:40 pm to 4:00 pm. Each grade has been assigned a theme and wing entrance to decorate, which goes as follows: 

  • 6th graders: north pole, 2nd floor orange wing. 
  • 7th graders: peppermint forest, 2nd floor green wing. 
  • 8th graders: Polar Express, 2nd floor blue wing. 
  • Freshmen: Elf, 3rd floor green wing. 
  • Sophomores: Frosty, the Snowman, 3rd floor blue wing. 
  • Juniors: gingerbread house, 1st floor green wing. 
  • Seniors: Whoville, 1st floor blue wing. 

Please be mindful that you may only decorate the doors and windows, and materials that can ruin the windows and paint (including duct tape, glue, hot glue, and paint) and tripping hazards will not be allowed. Judges will announce their choices for the best elementary school, middle school and high school hall on the last week before winter break, so make sure to be creative and show off your festive spirit!

Senior Quotes

Seniors! Want to impart your knowledge to future PK students? Have words of wisdom to pass on? The yearbook wants to hear them. Senior quotes are due by Friday, Dec. 8th. Fill out the form in the Senior Canvas Page. No late entries will be accepted.


Please pause for a moment of silence: 

Please stand for the pledge: 

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. 

Have a wonderful day Blue Wave!

Back to Announcements >