PHS Student Announcements

 
 

 
Monday

 

 

 

Monday, September 16, 2019

 

1.    The first of D214’s annual Career Nights - Arts, Communications, & Human Services - will be hosted at PHS on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17.  Students and their parents are invited to an information-packed lineup career-focused exploration. Get your questions about careers answered and make connections with professionals, all while learning how D214’s Career Pathways program can help you reach your goals!  On-site registration begins at 6:00 p.m. (J. Freedlund)  

 

2.    Juniors:  If you are registered for the Tuesday, PSAT/NMSQT Test Prep Seminar, class meets Tuesday evening.  Students need to bring their fully charged iPad, snack/drink for the break and enter and exit door 30 only.

 

3.    Juniors and Seniors:  The following colleges are visiting the CCC this week.  Grab a pass in the CCC for a teacher to sign to be excused in order to attend a visit NOT during your scheduled lunch period. (K. Anzalone)

 

Monday (9/16)

Tuesday (9/17)

Wednesday (9/18)

Thursday (9/19)

Friday 

(9/20)

Period 4:

Bradley University

Period 4:

University of Illinois at Chicago

Period 4:

Providence College

Period 4:

Augustana College

Period 4:

Grand Valley State University

Period 5:

Eastern Illinois University

Period 5:

Period 5:

Colorado Mesa University

Period 5:

Luther College

Period 5:

Period 6:

University of Dayton

Period 6:

Case Western Reserve University

 

Period 6:

St. Olaf College

Period 6:

Bowling Green State University

Period 7:

Period 7:

Indiana University - Bloomington

Period 7:

University of East Anglia 

Period 7:

Ohio State University

Period 7 (KLC):

*University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 

  • Application Session

(*THIS MEETING IS HELD IN THE KLC)

 

4.    Do you have what it takes to put the “fun” in funny?  We are looking for players for our 2019-2020 fall play and district Comedy sportz team.  This competitive art form is looking for players who can improvise. If you think you have what it takes, then come out to our auditions TODAY (Monday) or Wednesday after school in the theater.  You do not have to come to both, but you will need to come to one of these times ready to play. No preparation is necessary. Audition forms will be distributed at the audition. Information about the show/team is posted at phsfinearts.com.    

 

5.     Progressive Club will meet on Thursday, September 19 in room 222 after school. We are planning our fall activities, such as National Period Day Oct. 19 and informational forums on abusive dating. Everyone is welcome to attend! (K. Kruse/ E. Joiner)

 

6. Scrubs Club will be having a meeting before school on Wednesday, September 18 at 7:40am in Room 314. We will be talking about future events that you will want to be a part of! New members are welcome to attend. See you there! (G. Mathews)  

 

 

Tuesday

 

 

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

 

1.    The first of D214’s annual Career Nights - Arts, Communications, & Human Services - will be hosted at PHS TONIGHT.  Students and their parents are invited to an information-packed lineup career-focused exploration. Get your questions about careers answered and make connections with professionals, all while learning how D214’s Career Pathways program can help you reach your goals!  On-site registration begins at 6:00 p.m. (J. Freedlund)

 

2.   Juniors:  If you are registered for the Tuesday, PSAT/NMSQT Test Prep Seminar, class meets tonight.  Wednesday session meets tomorrow after school. Students need to bring their fully charged iPad,  snack/drink for the break and enter and exit door 30 only

 

3.    Juniors and Seniors:  The following colleges are visiting the CCC this week.  Grab a pass in the CCC for a teacher to sign to be excused in order to attend a visit NOT during your scheduled lunch period. (K. Anzalone)

 

Monday (9/16)

Tuesday (9/17)

Wednesday (9/18)

Thursday (9/19)

Friday 

(9/20)

Period 4:

Bradley University

Period 4:

University of Illinois at Chicago

Period 4:

Providence College

Period 4:

Augustana College

Period 4:

Grand Valley State University

Period 5:

Eastern Illinois University

Period 5:

Period 5:

Colorado Mesa University

Period 5:

Luther College

Period 5:

Period 6:

University of Dayton

Period 6:

Case Western Reserve University

 

Period 6:

St. Olaf College

Period 6:

Bowling Green State University

Period 7:

Period 7:

Indiana University - Bloomington

Period 7:

University of East Anglia 

Period 7:

Ohio State University

Period 7 (KLC):

*University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 

  • Application Session

(*THIS MEETING IS HELD IN THE KLC)

 

4.    Do you have what it takes to put the “fun” in funny?  We are looking for players for our 2019-2020 fall play and district Comedy sportz team.  This competitive art form is looking for players who can improvise. If you think you have what it takes, then come out to our auditions Tomorrow (Wednesday) after school in the theater.  You do not have to come to both, but you will need to come to one of these times ready to play. No preparation is necessary. Audition forms will be distributed at the audition. Information about the show/team is posted at phsfinearts.com.    

 

5.  Art Club meets tomorrow to begin clay sculptures.  Meet in Room 135 at 3:15. (L. Christoffersen)

 

6.  Progressive Club will meet on Thursday, September 19 in room 222 after school. We are planning our fall activities, such as National Period Day Oct. 19 and informational forums on abusive dating. Everyone is welcome to attend! (K. Kruse/ E. Joiner)

 

7. Scrubs Club will be having a meeting before school on Wednesday, September 18 at 7:40am in Room 314. We will be talking about future events that you will want to be a part of! New members are welcome to attend. See you there! (G. Mathews)


8. Business Students- the first DECA club meeting will be Wednesday, in Room 161 from 3:15-3:35  in Room 161. If you are interested and cannot attend the meeting, send Mrs. Izenstark an email. (A. Izenstark)

9. Last call NHS members who are interested in volunteering at Feed My Starving Children this Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. in Schaumburg. We need to know if you will be attending by TOMORROW. Please email Mrs. Sherwin if you are interested.

 

 

Wednesday

 

  

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

 

1.    Juniors:  If you are registered for the Wednesday PSAT/NMSQT Test Prep Seminar, class meets today after school.   If you missed Tuesday’s session, please attend today’s session after school. Students need to bring their fully charged iPad,  snack/drink for the break and enter and exit door 30 only.



 

2.   LAST CALL- We are looking for players for our 2019-2020 fall play and district Comedy sportz team. Auditions for Comedy Sportz are today after school in the theater.  You do not have to come to both, but you will need to come to one of these times ready to play. No preparation is necessary. Audition forms will be distributed at the audition.  Information about the show/team is posted at phsfinearts.com.    

    

 

3.  Art Club meets tomorrow to begin clay sculptures.  Meet in Room 135 at 3:15. (L. Christoffersen)        

 

4.     Progressive Club will meet on Thursday, September 19 in room 222 after school. We are planning our fall activities, such as National Period Day Oct. 19 and informational forums on abusive dating. Everyone is welcome to attend! (K. Kruse/ E. Joiner)

 

5. Business Students- the first DECA club meeting will be today, in Room 161 from 3:15-3:35 in Room 161. If you are interested and cannot attend the meeting, send Mrs. Izenstark an email. (A. Izenstark)

 

6. Interested in global healthcare and leadership? Harvard VISION is meeting on Friday after school 3:15-3:35 in room 161. Bring all of your friends; everyone is welcome! (Izenstark)

 

 

  

 

Thursday

 

Thursday, September 19, 2019

 

1.     Progressive Club will meet on Thursday, September 19 in room 222 after school. We are planning our fall activities, such as National Period Day Oct. 19 and informational forums on abusive dating. Everyone is welcome to attend! (K. Kruse/ E. Joiner)

 

2.   Interested in global healthcare and leadership? Harvard VISION is meeting on Friday after school 3:15-3:35 in room 161. Bring all of your friends; everyone is welcome! (Izenstark)

 

3. Anyone interested in trying out for softball this season- there will be another informational meeting next Wednesday, September 25, at 7:45 am in room 163.  Please contact Coach Mackowiak if you are unable to attend.        

 

4.    Were you absent on yearbook photo day? Unhappy with how your photo turned out? Well, stop by the Student Activities Office or the Attendance Office to pick up a yearbook picture retake form. If you plan on taking a picture on October 8th, you please grab one of these forms, fill it out, and hand it to the photographer when you retake your picture. REMEMBER, you CAN NOT skip class to retake your picture. You must stop by the Community Room during your lunch period, before school, or during your study hall. Additionally, SENIORS, if you plan on taking your YEARBOOK ONLY headshot, October 8th is the day to do it! Don’t miss out on being included in your SENIOR YEARBOOK!

 

5.     Creative writing club will meet in the KLC near the CoLaboratory after school today.  We will be watching a Master Class episode featuring writer Malcome Gladwell. See Dr. Jay in Student Services for more information.

 

Friday

 

Friday, September 20, 2019

 

1.    Anyone interested in trying out for softball this season- there will be another informational meeting next Wednesday, September 25, at 7:45 am in room 163.  Please contact Coach Mackowiak if you are unable to attend.    



2.   Attention Juniors and Seniors!  There are many great colleges visiting next week! Grab a pass in the CCC for a teacher to sign to be excused in order to attend a visit NOT during your scheduled lunch period. (K. Anzalone)

 

 

3. Join us for the first Spanish club meeting on Wednesday, September 25th in room 127. You can come at either 7:45am OR at 3:15pm. We will share our agenda of monthly events (includes service opportunities, Haunted High School, a restaurant outing, a dance performance, a trivia contest, and more)! Please see Señora Bakas or Señora Klein for more details. We will be posting information on the Spanish Club Schoology page, which you can add using the code: MGBBK2CDQSWC3. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday! (M. Bakas & M. Klein)