Congratulations to the Parkrose Symphonic Band for qualifying for the OSAA State Band Championships. The NWOC League contest was held at Parkrose yesterday. The students were GREAT hosts! The OSAA Band State Championships are held every year at LaSells Stewart Center on the campus of Oregon State University. The 5A classification will be on Friday, May 16th. Please join us in congratulating our band students!
Join the Parkrose High School Elite Dance Team for their 2014 "I <3 Dance" Clinic. The Parkrose Elite Dance Team invites dancers in grades K-8th to join them for a fun-filled day of dance! Participants will be taught proper stretching, introductory dance technique, drill down, and learn a routine that will be performed for friends and family at the end of the clinic! We hope you can join us, Saturday, May 31st from 10:00am-3:00pm (Registration: 9:30am-10:00am) **Performance: 2:30pm-3:00pm** in the Parkrose High School Gym. If you are interested please pick up a flyer for registration details from the HS Main Office!!
PTO Informational/Election Meeting: Parkrose MS/PHS PTO Boosters (All schools are invited, reports by both Athletic and Music Boosters, Pop Can Drive, SANP, Parkrose Foundation, and student highlights. Meet our new Parkrose festival Princess, also Judy Kennedy with Pacific NW Federal Credit Union on some great opportunities and Michael Lopes on Technology. Update on the Tonkin Run for the Love of Schools. This is the last official meeting of this school year, Monday, April 21st from 6:30pm-8:00pm in the Parkrose High School Library, childcare and snacks are provided. Come learn more about your students education and get to know the administration better!! There is opportunity for PTO leadership positions, especially needed for Music Boosters and the opportunities to be on the PTO board.
Sign up for the 3rd Annual Tonkin For the Love of Schools Race on June 1, 2014!! Please go to the following link: http://fortheloveofschools.com to sign up, click "Register Now" then select the Parkrose High School Logo (All the schools use their HS logo). It will give you the option of selecting from all the Parkrose Schools. In the comment box, insert any special instructions, ie Music, Band, a specific teacher, student fund, etc... to ensure that 100% of your entry goes to your choice! On the following page you will have the opportunity to select "Sleep In" which will allow you to receive a T-shirt and support the event even if you aren't able to make the run! Please share this will all your friends, family and colleagues that love participating in races so we can all have fun while raising money and supporting the Parkrose School District! Sponsorships and advertising available for businesses. If there are any questions, please contact Annette Stevko-Frary at email@example.com or at 503-281-3400
Parkrose Music Boosters is offering $250 scholarships to one band and one choir member. Please pick up an application from the HS Main Office. Deadline is May 1, 2014.
Student News from PCTV:
Attention Seniors! The time has come to pick up your Announcement orders and cap and gown packages. Jostens will be here on Monday, April 21st, during lunch, outside the Main Office, to hand them out. Be sure to pick up your orders! Orders need to be paid in full to deliver your products.
Snowriders of the past, present and future, please come to Ms. Packer's room after school on Tuesday to create brilliant posters for the fundraiser yard sale. All materials will be supplied, we just need you to make some great posters!
Would you like a chance to win an Easter basket full of candy and also support your elementary school at the same time? Unity crew will be selling tickets at lunch for the basket and ONE vote to go to the elementary of your choice. Money raised will go to buy sporting equipment for the elementary school with the most votes. Would you vote for Shaver, Russell, Prescott or Sacramento? Look for the Unity Crew at lunch. There are also plastic Easter eggs hidden around campus with a surprise and a chance to win. If you find an egg, see Mrs. Hanson in region D1/2.
Juniors & Seniors, it's Prom Season! Tickets to prom are on sale now! Be sure to buy your tickets early before ticket prices go up. There are a limited number of tickets, so be sure to buy them soon. Also, don't forget, you must have all your fines and fees paid before you can purchase your Prom tickets. If you are interested in bringing an outside guest, be sure to pick up a guest form outside the main office.
Do you ever wonder how you'd do on the SAT or ACT? Take a free ACT or SAT practice test this spring! See your counselor for details and more information.
Hey Seniors!! Send your funny, pretty, old and new pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org for the senior slide show! Pictures are due by April 25th!