Announcements Monday, January 22, 2018-Published on January 22, 2018
TODAY’S THOUGHT ON CHARACTER COUNTS – The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Lunch – Bacon Cheeseburger or Stuffed Crust Cheese Pizza
Students – the last day to ADD a course to your schedule is today. Please stop in the student services center to visit with a counselor about your schedule.
Reminder – There is homeroom today!
Tonight Student Council will be at Pizza Ranch raising money for Kaelie DeHeer, a Pella High Student. This is in order for Kaelie’s family to purchase a service dog that will assist Kaelie with difficult tasks and help keep her safe. We are asking for you to come to Pizza Ranch tonight and show your support for Kaelie!
Winter Formal is Saturday, January 27 from 8:30 – 11:30. The dance will be held at Madison Elementary. Admission is $5/person, you do not need to bring a student i.d. If you are bringing someone who is not a Pella High student please stop in the office and pick up a form, this form needs to be returned no later than Friday by the end of the school day.
Congratulations to the Large Group Speech team on advancing 15 of 19 entries to State competition. You can see both the Pella High and Pella Christian speech teams in action on Thursday at 7 p.m. at All City Speech Night in the PHS auditorium. A free will donation will be taken at the door.
Congrats to both Show Choirs for their performances at DCG on Saturday. Bravo got first place in the prep division and made it into finals. AcaPella got first place in class 3A, best band award, best vocals award, and grand champions in the finals. Their next competition is in two weeks at West liberty.
Congratulations to the following teams:
- Boys swim team on winning the Little Hawkeye Conference Championship!
- Varsity boys bowling team on their win over Newton!
- Wrestling team on taking 5th at the invite in Williamsburg!
- Varsity boys basketball team on their victory over Grinnell on Friday night!
Good Luck to the 9th Grade, JV Boys and JV2 girls as they travel to Pella Christian tonight!