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    Scrolling here are announcements that pertain to the whole school community. For a complete list of all Parkwood High School announcements, click HERE. Also, be sure to click the Calendar link on the main webpage to see daily school events.

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  • World No Tobacco Day Event Heralded by Parkwood High School SADD/SAVE Chapter

    The SADD/SAVE Club will observe World No Tobacco Day on Tuesday, May 30, 2017.    The event will occur in the Parkwood High School student center during all four lunch periods.  The Club is sponsoring an informative booth depicting the dangers, stigma, and monetary/health costs of tobacco usage.  That day the majority of PWHS Students will be touched by this informative potentially life-altering message.  The Club has agreed unanimously to make this an annual event and urge everyone to take a moment to help themselves and others by staying aware of and away from the dangers of Tobacco and Nicotine.

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  • Juried Student Art Show Winners

    This past weekend Parkwood put on their 1st Annual Juried Student Art Show. We want to congratulate Abigail Diaz who got Honorable Mention for her Pen and Ink drawing, Jared Lewis 3rd Place for his Photograph, Elizabeth Cruey 2nd Place for her Chuck Close Portrait, Lydia Bastian 1st place for her Painting, and Madison Bowman Best in Show for her charcoal Drawing. Congratulations to everyone who submitted work, this was a very hard show to judge!

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  • We are in need of proctors for final exams. Exam dates/times are June 5-8 from 7:45 am until noon. If you are able to help please contact Brenda Bigham at the school. 704-764-2900

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  • Summer Reading Requirements

    AP Language and Composition

     

    • Thank You For Arguing, Revised and Updated Edition: What Aristotle, Lincoln, And Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion by Jay Heinrichs
    • In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

     

    AP Literature and Composition

    • Beowulf (Ruth Lehmann translation)
    • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Marie Borroff translation)

     

     

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  • Attendance Waivers & Recovery

    Attendance Waivers are being handled differently this semester. Paper waivers are no longer available. Mrs. Broome is processing waivers for all students who have eight or more absences in a class(es). If recovery hours are owed, the student will be called to the School Counseling Center to sign and date his/her recovery sheet. As always, students will be given a copy of the recovery sheet. Students are also given a Recovery Log to have teachers sign whenever recovery/tutoring is done. Recovery is being held Monday through Thursday afternoons from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria and Wednesday mornings from 7:45-8:45 a.m. in room 402 for the next 2 weeks. Two Saturday sessions will also be available on Saturday, May 13 and Saturday, May 20 from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

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  • DigiGirlz Camp

    This year’s DigiGirlz camp is being held in Charlotte July 11th – 13th.  DigiGirlz is a 3 day program hosted by Microsoft for the purpose of introducing High School girls to the many career fields within the High Tech industry.  We aim to dispel stereotypes, and educate and inspire girls to pursue careers in technology.  If you have a daughter, niece, friend or neighbor currently in 9th – 11th grade who wants to learn more about careers in technology, please have them go to the link below to apply.  If you want to evangelize this excellent FREE opportunity within your school or community group, a flyer is attached for your use.

    To learn more about the program:  http://www.microsoft.com/digigirlz

    To apply:  Charlotte DigiGirlz Application

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  • Health Careers Summer Camp

    Attention Rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders. Are you interested in attending a Health Careers Summer Camp in June? Click here for more information. 

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  • PTSO Scholarship Information

    It has been a tradition of the PTSO to award this scholarship to graduating seniors. This year, three graduating seniors will each receive a five hundred dollar award, to be used for further education. The award will be given after we receive confirmation of admission to the school of your choice. Awards will be presented at the Senior Awards Ceremony. Click here for more information and here for the scholarship application

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