November 29, 2022 A-Day



    ELEVATOR KEY: Any student who has an elevator key that they are no longer using please return it to the nurse's office ASAP.  


    STUFF-A-BUS: PRHS Student Government is excited about leading our annual community-wide outreach program, Stuff-A-Bus. Now through Thursday, drop off your new, unwrapped toys to the PRHS Front Office. On Thursday, students will pick up the toys to be donated to the Toys for Tots through the 96.1 KISS radio collection.


    KEY CLUB: Attention all students! Do you love animals? Do you like helping others? Look no further than joining KEY Club at their next meeting this Thursday in Global Studies right after school.  They will be creating animal toys for the Butler Humane Society.  Bring in old jeans, t-shirts, socks, plastic water bottles, and paper towel tubes and boxes, as well as any art supplies!  Reach out to Miss Meder or Key Club officers with any questions.  Anyone can come.


    WINTER DONATION DRIVE: The National Honor Society is hosting a winter donation drive that is ongoing through December 16th. Items are being collected for the Light of Life organization.  New or gently used winter clothing items of all sizes are being accepted, including coats, gloves, winter hats, scarves, socks, etc. New boxes of HotHands Hand Warmers are also being accepted and would be greatly appreciated. All donation items will then be utilized to create winter care packages which will be distributed to those in need in the Pittsburgh Area. Donation boxes are located outside of the library.


    THEME DAY THURSDAY: The next theme day, Thursday, will take place December 8th with the theme of Workout Gear.


    PRTV CLUB: The next meeting for the PRTV Club will take place today after school in room 328. Items on the agenda will be production of the next episode of Ramtastic and pre-production for new show segments and intros. Any student interested in joining the club should join the club’s Google Classroom at the classroom code fhvnfpo.




    TRANSCRIPT REQUESTS: Attention seniors, if you have a January 1, 2023 application deadline, your PR transcript request deadline is December 9, 2022.


    Attention Sophomores. HOBY - the Hugh O'Brien Youth leadership program, is designed to help high school sophomores to recognize their leadership talents and apply them to become effective, ethical leaders in their home, school, and community.  PR nominates one Sophomore to attend this event, which occurs in June of each year. If you are interested in being the PR representative, please submit your resume to your School Counselor by December 1.


    The following scholarships, contests and workshops are now available. Stop in the guidance office or check on Naviance under the colleges tab, scholarship list:


    Western PA Golf Association Scholarships: Deadline- November 30, 2022


    Equitable Excellence Scholarship: Deadline- December 16, 2022


    Jim Borden Memorial Scholarship- Trib Total Media: Deadline- December 31, 2022


    Scholarship for Diversity in Media- Trib Total Media: Deadline- December 31, 2022


    Business, Marketing, and Technology Scholarship- Trib Total Media: Deadline- December 31, 2022


    2023 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program: Deadline- January 5, 2023


    Lucy A. Valero Scholarship for seniors majoring in education: Deadline: January 31, 2023


    The PACAC Scholarships: Deadline- February 1, 2023


    Coolidge Scholarship: Deadline- February 23, 2023


    The Epilepsy Foundation of Western Pennsylvania three $1,500 and seven $1,000 scholarships: Deadline- April 3, 2023




    IBL:  The Intramural Basketball League, IBL is coming soon. IBL is a 3 on 3 half court basketball league, with a max of 5 players per team. It is open to grades 9th through 12th. Get your teams together. See Mr. Seybert or Mr. Dugger for info.


    GIRL’S BASKETBALL: Today the Varsity and JV teams will scrimmage with Oakland Catholic and Peter’s Township at home. The scrimmages begin at 3:30 p.m.


    BOY’S BASKETBALL: Tonight, the Varsity and JV teams will scrimmage Hickory at home. The scrimmage begins at 6:00 p.m.