Attention Parents: You can now set a daily a la carte limit on your students through Skyward Family Access. Parents will be able to set limits on the amount of “extras” their students purchase to eat through a la carte. To set the limit, log on to Skyward Family Access and under the Food Service tab click on Set Purchase Limit. Please contact Food Service Director Diana Dennis for more information.
Click the title to register for the PTHS Basketball Cheer Clinic, to be held Saturday, February 6, 2016!
The workshop is open to 4-11 year olds, and includes a halftime performance during the varsity game on February 12
Also included is a snack, craft, and t-shirt. Please register by January 29 to reserve a shirt.
The Chief welcomes you back with our November issue! Read news about new teachers, sports, book and movie reviews, advice,music reviews, and other exciting PTHS coverage.
Progress Reports for the 13-week cumulative grading period were posted to Skyward Family Access. Please log in to your Skyward Family Access account to view this grading report. Contact Kelly Fogarty for more information or to receive information regarding logging into your Skyward Family Access account. After school tutoring is available to all students on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday in the Library from 3:15pm – 4:15pm. For more information regarding after school tutoring, please contact the Guidance Office at the high school.
Try-outs for dance team will be held on Wednesday, November 18th & Thursday, November 19th starting at 3:30pm in Room 303! Welcoming all eager and enthusiastic candidates!
The International Thespian Society is an organization that recognizes student excellence in theatre and the dramatic arts. Pontiac’s Troupe was rechartered in 2004, and has been going well ever since. It is the club’s goal to practice, produce, and perform drama wherever and whenever we can. Members are selected based solely upon their performance in, or production of, plays — whether their talents lie in acting, set design and construction, light and sound engineering, costuming, or whatever. On Tuesday, November 10, we inducted 8 new members.
Contact Mr. Ramseyer or any member of the society for more information.
The National Honor Society inducted 23 new members last week. The new members of the PTHS National Honor Society are Andrea Araujo, Rachel Carroll, Shelby Jennings, Kristen Krueger, Jake Lanning, Danika Mayback, Andrea Mehrkens, Margaret Melvin, Krutil Patel, Mark Raube, Taylor Ritter, Allyson Shoff, Charlotte Somodi, Colin Stark, Hannah Verdun, Grace Watson, Olivia Welshans, Aysha Willis, Connor Wolf, Eric Zega, Brandi Mueller, Austin Reid, and Blake Whittle. Continuing Members of the National Honor Society are Olivia Bartholomew, Colton Bauknecht, Cameron Brown, Cody Germain, Vaughn Hobart, Adam Holzhauer, Tyler Lowe, Kaitlyn McKee, Rachel O’Lone, Alexander Olson, Bailee Osborn, Suchi Patel,...
Interact will begin its annual clothing drive on Monday, November 9th and it will end on Friday, December 5th. They are collecting new or gently used clothing for school-aged children in the Pontiac Community. Donations should be placed in the blue tub in front of the counselors office at PTHS.
Try-outs for dance team will be held on Wednesday, November 11th & Thursday, November 12th both starting at 3:45pm in Room 303. Please be sure to pick up an informational packet from Mrs. Hoss prior to try-outs.
You are cordially invited to the Annual Madrigal Dinners! Be transported to 16th Century England and be the honored guests of Lord and Lady Pontiac! Enjoy the beautiful costumes and castle decorations as you hear wonderful music by our Madrigal and Court Singers as well as our Brass and Recorder ensembles. Experience the joy and revelry of the occasion all while enjoying a delicious, candlelit three course meal!
Whether you are a returning guest or will be visiting Castle Pontiac for the first time, the Pontiac Township High School Madrigal Dinners are the perfect way to begin your Holiday Season!
The Dinners will be held at the Pontiac Elks Lodge on December 7th, 8th and 9th. Tickets are...
HOSA is collecting non-perishable items for the Livingston Area Community Pantry.
The 1st hour class that collects the most items will receive donuts. Donations will be accepted in room 10 throughout the drive, and in the commons on Friday, November 13th.
Students may contribute three items or $2 to wear a hat on November 13, the closing day of the drive.
Thank you for your support in working to beat last years collection of 457 pounds!
Attention Students: The Student Help Desk has mice for sale for $10.00/each. If you are interested in purchasing one, please feel free to stop by at your convenience.