The BBQ is Friday, October 19 and tickets are $8 per plate or three (3) sandwiches. Take-out orders should be picked up using the Love Mill Road entrance from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Come out and support Piedmont's Fall BBQ!
Huntington Learning Center is partnering with UCPS again this year to offer free test prep for the ACT and SAT for juniors. The next session will be Saturday, November 17 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at CATA in Monroe. Interested students can download the complete test prep schedule and registration information here.
The College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) is sponsoring Free College Application Week from October 15-19. Complete information is available on the CFNC website and students/parents can view a list of participating colleges here. Seniors and parents are invited to attend college help sessions on Tuesday, October 16 and Thursday, October 18 from 7:30 - 8:15 am or 3:30 - 4:30 pm in the Media Center. Counseling staff members will be available to answer questions about applying to college, FAFSA, and NC Residency.
The FFA Mum Sale is now in progress. Mums are $10 for 10" pots in yellow, orange, or purple. Call 704-296-3170 or email email@example.com. There is a limited number so buy yours soon!
The annual Piedmont Community Breast Cancer Walk will be held on Saturday, October 20th at 9 am in the football stadium. Gates open at 8:00 am. Adults are $15 and students are $10. There will be free T-shirts while supplies last. Contact JoAnn Connell at 704.753.1265 with questions.
The next driver education eye exam is scheduled for Monday, October 22 at 3:30 in the Media Center. Students must check their Canvas course to be sure they have all required documents for both the eye exam and the final exam.
2019-2020 Calendar Survey
We want to hear from you! Union County Public Schools is conducting a survey to gather input for the 2019-2020 calendar. We encourage you to participate and learn more about the calendar planning process. The survey will close Sunday, October 21 at midnight. If you receive an error message, please try refreshing your page or changing Internet browsers. Thank you for your cooperation.
7:30 PM V Football @ Monroe
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Men's JV Soccer @ Weddington
6:00 PM Men's V Soccer @ Weddington
12:15 PM UCPS Early Release Day
8:25 AM Pre-ACT for Juniors
4:30 PM Men's JV Soccer vs. Sun Valley
Students from the Piedmont High School Air Force Junior ROTC unit successfully completed the Piedmont Challenge Summer Leadership Camp in Lenoir, NC. The camp included five days of leadership exercises, drill, archery, orienteering, water safety, and athletics. The students hosted the event attended by eight other schools from North Carolina and Virginia. ROTC students coordinated the schedule of activities, developed a chain of command, selected their leaders from attending schools, split the cadets into flights, and then conducted the camp.
The Carolina Panthers and Gatorade teamed up to sponsor the Carolina Panthers High School Meal Grant program that provided eight (8) $1000 meal grants to local high schools. After being chosen as a recipient, our Panther football team enjoyed a meal from Salsaritas and a motivational presentation from former Carolina Panther Michael Scurlock Jr.
The annual fall Piedmont BBQ is Friday, October 19. Students and staff have been busy making slaw, packing BBQ sauce, and selling tickets. Piedmont would appreciate your support by buying a ticket from any student for $8 per plate or three sandwiches. Take out orders will also be available from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm using the Love Mill Road entrance to the school.