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  • Graduation Song for the Parkwood High School Class of 2021

    The graduation song for the Parkwood High School Class of 2021 was performed by senior chorus members and the PWHS Chamber Choir. The song, "This is Me" from the movie The Greatest Showman, was performed by 16 singers in a virtual choir video.

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  • Graduation is June 3rd!

    For the 2021 graduation, each Senior will receive 8 tickets for graduation; no other tickets are available due to social distancing requirements. There will be no graduation rehearsal. Seniors must report to the stadium on June 3 by 7am, to be seated on the field. Graduation tickets will be distributed after exams on Thursday, May 27 from 1-4 pm, as a drive-by pick up, at the front of the school. Seniors must have all fees paid, returned Chromebook and charger, library and SPCC books returned in order to receive graduation tickets. You may pay fees and return items during the drive-by on May 27 from 1-4pm.

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  • 2020 JROTC Patriot Awards

    The Veterans Services Office, County Manager Mark Watson, Board of Commissioners Chairman Jerry Simpson and Commissioner Richard Helms presented the 2020 JROTC Patriot Awards to selected JROTC Recipients from Team UCPS high schools. Congratulations to these cadets including our own Liam Thomas!

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  • September is Suicide Prevention Month

    September is National Suicide Prevention Month: Hope, Resilience, Recovery-- Suicide can be prevented and recovery is possible. Join us in showing your support by adding words of encouragement to the Heart Wall.

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  • Homecoming Court Nominations

    Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Parkwood Homecoming Court nominees!


    We will begin voting for Homecoming Winners Wednesday, the 22nd through Thursday the 23rd. Homecoming Queen will be announced at the halftime show of Friday night's home game against Buford!

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  • PTSO Packages/Spirit Wear

    If you are intersted in Senior packages or spirit wear purchases visit the links below for more information. 

    Senior 2022 Packages

    PTSO Spirit Wear

    Breast Cancer Awareness Tees

    Color Wars Tees

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  • Spirit Week (for Homecoming and Start with Hello Week)

    Next week is our Homecoming Spirit Week! We will be joining up with the "Start With Hello" week and SAVE club to make this Spirit Week extra special. Make sure to dress up each day, Monday-Friday next week. The themes are: Monday the 20th, Beach day - Tuesday the 21st, Decades day - Wednesday the 22nd, Meme day - Thursday the 23rd, Country vs Country Club - Friday the 24th, Color Wars (9th is Grey, 10th is White, 11th is Blue, 12th is Black)

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  • Counseling Department Information

    Interested in being nominated for the Levine Scholar Program at UNC Charlotte? Applications for nomination can be found on the scholarship opportunities page on the Parkwood high school counseling Canvas page. A QR code can also be found on the bulletin board in the student center. Deadline for consideration is 9/24.

    The Army will be visiting during lunches every other Monday and the Army National Guard will be visiting every 3rd Wednesday of the month.  Stop by and talk to them if you are interested in this US Military option.

    Seniors there will be a Virtual Senior College Information Night on September 21 at 6pm. Learn about college applications, SCOIR, essays, letters of recommendations and scholarships.  Parents and students sign up to receive the link to the webinar.

    Interested in being nominated for the Park Scholarship at NC State? Applications for nomination can be found on the scholarship opportunities page on the Parkwood high school counseling Canvas page. A QR code can also be found on the bulletin board in the student center. Deadline for consideration is 9/24.

    The Union County College Fair will be held at CATA (Central Academy of Technology & Arts) on Sunday, Oct 3rd from 2-4pm.  Students should visit StriveFair.com to get registered ahead of time.  College reps will use the StriveScan app on their phone to scan student barcodes so they can share information with students about their college or university. Students of all grade levels are welcome to attend.

    Presbyterian College will be on campus on Monday, October 4th. Please stop by their table in the Student Center at lunch to speak to a representative from this great college.

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  • Picture Day Information

    Underclassman School portraits will be on Wednesday, September 15th! Be sure to come to school prepared to take your school photo. If you filled out the photo package form given to you on the first day you will bring that with you to give to the photographers. If you do not have the form for photo packages your student will be given a slip of paper with instructions on how to look at photos and place orders online. All students should plan to take their photo that day and the make up day will be October 14th for both underclassman and seniors. Seniors stay tuned for instructions on how to sign up for make ups.

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