ATTENTION STUDENTS: Lifetouch will be back for picture retakes on September 24th. Any student can come back for retakes on this date, but they must bring their original picture package. Also, if the students missed getting their picture taken on the original date, this will be their last chance to get their picture taken for the yearbook and ID’s. Please contact the high school if you have any questions at (815) 844-6113.
Bring your family to PTHS on September 2nd at 5 pm for a complimentary pasta dinner. Meet teachers and attend information sessions!
Childcare will be provided by Mrs. Richardson and the Child Care class.
Come out to the PTHS football field for the annual Orange and Blue sports night!
NEW THIS YEAR-VISIT THE PONTIAC INDIANS TEAM STORE!
PTHS Sports Boosters will be having a concession stand.
5:00 Frosh Volleyball Scrimmage (in gym)
5:15 Soph Volleyball Scrimmage
5:30 Varsity Volleyball Scrimmage
Garage Sale Starts
6:00 Freshman /Junior Varsity Football Scrimmage
6:00 Girls Swimming Introductions
6:05 Girls Tennis Introductions
6:10 Freshman Volleyball Introductions
6:20 Boys – Girls Golf Introductions
6:30 Boys – Girls Cross Country Introductions
6:30 Varsity Football Scrimmage
6:35 Freshman Football Introductions
6:45 Junior Varsity Football Introductions
Dance Team tryouts will be held on August 19th 3:30pm-6:30pm and August 20th 3:45pm-6:30pm in room 303.
The Pontiac FFA chapter has been selected selected as one of the top ten FFA chapters in the United States for the third year.
Amy Wyant has been selected as one of four national finalists in Veterinary Science. She is the chapter’s first national finalist.
Rachel Carroll and Gabby Deacetis have also been selected as finalists in the National Agriscience Fair for their project analyzing the uptake of dyes by flowers.
These students will be competing at the National FFA Convention in October.
Check out PTHS on Facebook and Twitter using the icons at the top of our page or click the title of this post to follow the new athletic account, @PTHS_Indians, Mr. Kilgore, PTHS Music, the Dr. Yates Memorial Library, and the Snapping Turtles!
Volleyball tryouts will be held August 12th 8:00 am – 11:00 am and 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, August 13 and 14th 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm in the PTHS gym.
ATTENTION ALL PARENTS AND STUDENTS: Mark your calendars for Student Registration on Tuesday, August 11th from 10:00am to 7:00pm.
Registration packets were mailed to you this week. Please be certain that all forms are filled out and that all freshmen and transfer students have record of immunizations, health history with parent signature, and a physical exam and physician signature, including diabetic screening.
Seniors need to have a record of the updated Meningitis vaccine. If you have any questions, please call the high school at (815) 844-6113.
To assist our freshmen and new students in their transition to PTHS we are requiring them to participate in a mini-schedule on Friday, August 14, 2015 beginning at 9:30 AM and ending at 3:10 PM. Lunch will be provided. During the day there will be informative sessions that will introduce students to the Freshman Learning Community, technology being utilized, career planning, and guidance services offered. In addition, there will be student-led sessions that are intended to help the students become more aware of the school culture and norms.
Don’t forget to register for the 2015 PTHS Softball Camp, open to girls entering 3rd-12th grade!
Click the title for more information and a registration form.
The inaugural class of the Pontiac Township High School Distinguished Alumni Award will be recognized at a reception on August 16 from 2-5pm at the Pontiac Elks Lodge. Five Alumni have been nominated and selected. These individuals have made significant contributions in their communities and in their profession and have brought honor to Pontiac Township High School. This year’s award recipients are: Roger Amm, Rob Kinas, Maneesh Shrivastav, Kathy Shanebrook and Larry Lyons. If you would like to reconnect with these individuals or if they have been a positive influence in your life, Pontiac Township High School invites to you to the First Annual Distinguished Alumni Award Reception &...
On Wednesday, June 17, the Normal Cornbelters will be recognizing the success of this year’s Varsity Baseball team by honorary them on the field before the game, having someone from the team throw out the first pitch, and having each player announced and their names on the Jumbotron.
Advanced tickets for the Pontiac section are $8 and can be purchased by calling David at 815-419-8777.