January 26, 2022 B-Day



    PEER 2 PEER: This week is the Great Kindness Challenge. Peer to Peer is challenging all of PR to join the challenge in completing the 50 acts of kindness found at the web address www.greatkindnesschallenge.org. Download the app and complete them today. Be sure to tag @PRHSP2P as you share your acts on Instagram and Twitter.

    BLACK STUDENT UNION: There will be a brief meeting in room 206 after school today.  The meeting will finish around 3:30, but even if you need to leave earlier, everyone is encouraged to attend to get the information.  This important meeting will explain the project for Black History Month and how you can help.  The more students involved, the better.  

    POLITICS CLUB: Looking for a fun way to be civically engaged as well as have intellectual discussions on political issues? If so, consider joining the politics club. The club is open to everyone of all grade levels and backgrounds. A meeting will take place today at 2:40 in room 17. They hope to see you there. For more information, join the google classroom with the code  KMKML2G.

    REPORT CARDS: Today, report cards for the first semester will go live on Sapphire.

    FORENSICS: Anyone interested in competing at this weekend's tournament at Mercer High School should sign up in room 106 as soon as possible and see Mrs. Green or Mr. Byko for more information. Signups also are open for upcoming tournaments at Hampton, Upper St. Clair, and Mars.

    ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION: It is that time of year again, scheduling. Not sure which electives to take for next year? Look no further. Invest in your future by taking an Engineering and Technology Education course. Some of the courses you can choose from are CAD, Systems Engineering, Robotics, and, of course, Video Production. Go to the department home page prsdengineering.

    SADIE HAWKINS: Voting for the Sadie Hawkins court will close at noon today. Please check your school email for more details. 

    SPRING MUSICAL: Shrek the Musical is looking for students to be in the crew. Positions include props, lighting, sound, hair, makeup, costumes, and run crew. There will be an interest meeting to get more information at 2:45 today in the Old LGI. Sign-ups will be available after the meeting. Reach out to Nathan Cottrell at his e-mail address with any questions. (22ncottrell71@prrams.org)

    THEME DAY THURSDAY: Not sure what Theme Day Thursday is? Two Thursdays each month, staff and students are encouraged to dress up in the day’s theme. The next theme day Thursday will take place tomorrow with the theme being 1980’s Day.

    PRTV CLUB: The next meeting for the PRTV Club will be held on Tuesday, February 1st after school. Please meet in room 328 to check in before heading to the TV studio.

    RAMTASTIC: Students, be on the lookout for a weekly e-mail from Mr. Koehler asking you to complete the fun poll which gives everyone a chance to be part of each episode of Ramtastic.

    PROM:  We are looking for seniors to serve on the Prom Committee.  If you are interested, please email Mrs. Brough at lbrough@pinerichland.org, or Mrs. McCarthy at nmccarthy@pinerichland.org.  Our first meeting will be tomorrow.


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

    National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarships: Deadline- January 31, 2022.

    The PACAC Scholarships: Deadline- February 1, 2022 

    The University of Pittsburgh Society of Women Engineers is hosting “Becoming Fierce: A High School Professional Development Workshop” Date- January 22 from 10:00 am. – 12 p.m.

    National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame Scholarships: Deadline- February 15, 2022.

    Kades-Margolis/Bert Cameron Scholarship: Deadline- February 15, 2022

    Jewish Scholarship Service of Greater Pittsburgh: Deadline- February 24, 2022.

    Katz-Soler High School Scholarship: Deadline- February 25, 2022

    Trib Total Media Scholarship for Diversity in Media: Deadline- February 28, 2022

    Tribune-Review Jim Borden Memorial Scholarship: Deadline- February 28, 2022

    Trade School and College Scholarship: Deadline- March 1, 2022

    UCB, Inc. Scholarships: Deadline- March 1, 2022  

    First Commonwealth Bank $1,000 scholarship: Deadline- March 1, 2022

    The Pennsylvania Association of Educational Office Professionals' Student Scholarship Fund: Deadline- March 1, 2022

    Reynolds Young Writers Workshop at Denison: Deadline- March 1, 2022

    The PA House of Representatives Scholarship: Deadline- March 1, 2022

    Ralph B. Canterbury Scholarship:  Deadline- March 1, 2022.

    Clearview Federal Credit Union’s Ralph B. Canterbury Scholarship: Deadline- March 1, 2022

    Christopher & Armand Scholarship: Deadline- March 31, 2022

    The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation: Deadline- April 30, 2022.

    All male U.S. citizens, and male aliens 18 through 25, are required to register with Selective Service: Web Address- https://www.sss.gov/

    Discover Carnegie Mellon's Pre-College Programs: Registration- Naviance


    UNIFIED BOCCE: On Tuesday, February 1st, the Unified Bocce team will have their first home match of the season. The match starts at 3:00 p.m. in the main gym. Be sure to come out to support our team!

    WRESTLING: Tonight, the Varsity and JV teams will face Butler in the WPIAL Team Section Championships. The match begins at 6:00 p.m. and will be played at North Allegheny Senior High School.

    GYMNASTICS: Tonight, the Varsity team will take on Baldwin and Thomas Jefferson at home. The meet begins at 7:00 p.m. at Jewaret’s Gymnastics.