Congratulations to the men’s and women’s track teams who were victorious in their first meet of the season. The men scored 101 points. Sun Valley was second with 48 points. The women scored 56.5 over second-place Anson with 50 points.
Special Congratulations to Andres Alejandro, who ran the fastest time in the State in the 500-meter, setting a new school record and qualifying for the State Championships.
Other School Record Setters Include:
5 Rebels met the state qualifying standards. They include:
Parkwood FFA Poinsettia Sale
Parkwood FFA Poinsettia Sale runs until November 22nd, 2017. They will be delivered on November 29th, 2017. Questions on pricing and to order please see Mrs. Hill Room 303 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jostens will meet with Sophomores on Monday November 27th in the Auditorium during 1st block. They will return on Friday, December 1st during lunches to take class ring orders.
3:15 PM Gaming Club-Room 402
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM Middle School Theater-Auditorium
7:00 PM FCA Meeting
7:40 AM Mu Alpha Theta Meeting-Room 719
The Parkwood High School SAVE/SADD Club along with Counseling Dept. conducted a week long Red Ribbon Week Celebration on October 23-27, 2017. This annual tradition at the school centers around the promotion of anti-drug and anti bullying initiatives each October and this year’s theme was “The future is key, so be drug free”. The celebration included a number of events that students found engaging, informative and fun.
What do you get when you combine a Spanish 1 class of 25 students with an Introduction to Culinary Arts and Hospitality Class of 21 students, then mix them all together with a globalism theme stirring in a generous amount of work and preparation with a final topping of fun and enthusiasm? A recipe for “The Ultimate Collaboration Challenge”! “The Ultimate Collaboration Challenge” was created when Mrs. Rodriguez’s Spanish 1 class visited Mrs. Hoobler’s Intro. To Culinary Arts & Hospitality Class on October 13th and together accomplished many objectives. These included the joint celebration of National Hispanic Month as the Culinary Class prepared four different Hispanic Food Truck Projects.
Parkwood Key Club organized the semi-annual American Red Cross Blood drive on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. During the blood drive, Key Club members greeted eager students and staff members by signing them up for the drive. After donating blood, the donors were escorted to the canteen area to enjoy refreshments with a sense of accomplishment and the knowledge that they helped save lives. In total there were 111 units of blood collected from Parkwood, making this fall blood the most successful in several years. Mark your calendars to save more lives during the Spring Blood Drive on Wednesday March 14, 2018!