The Porter Ridge High School Offices are closed for Spring Break. Our offices and school will reopen on April 29, 2019.
Come and See The Show!-Join us May 9th, 10th and 11th as Porter Ridge High School's Fine Arts Department presents Disney's High School Musical On Stage at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 and on sale now at http://porterridgehs.seatyourself.biz or scan the QR code on one of the High School Musical posters. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Student Volunteers Needed-Poplin Elementary is looking for student volunteers for their Mother/Son Kickball game on Friday, May 3rd from 6:30-8:30pm. It will be held at Ebenezer Church. If interested in volunteering, contact Mrs. Davison in the counseling office or email email@example.com by May 1st.
Teacher-Made Exam Info-High School students will not be required to take a teacher-made final exam in a course in the following situations:
- The student has an average of 90 or above the week prior to the administration of the exam and has no more than 2 unexcused absences in the class; or
- The student has an average of 80 or above the week prior to the administration of the exam and has no more than 1 unexcused absence in the class.
Teacher made tests are defined as tests designed and graded by a UCPS teacher of record for the purpose of assigning an exam grade to a student. Exam exemptions only apply to teacher made tests and are not available in courses which require the administration of an End of Course or state mandated final exams. Students enrolled in AP courses will still be required to take the AP exam. Students are expected to take all other assessments given at the school.
PRHS Club/Organization Schedule Announcements
- The Latin Club will meet in G111 on Tuesday, April 16 until 3:45 p.m. Officer applications are due on Tuesday, and we will plan the end-of-year banquet.
- Gaming Club will meet on WEDNESDAY 4/17 from 3-4:30 p.m.
- Attention FFA members: Our monthly club meeting will be on Thursday, April 18th after school in room E203. Please make sure you are at this meeting to discuss important upcoming events. If you cannot make it to the meeting, please let Ms. Starnes or one of the officers know.
- Due to event scheduling conflicts the Beta Club Induction ceremony has been postponed to Wed. April 17th.
PR Career Pathways-PRHS has a host of career pathways that support students as they select their courses throughout their high school years. Each of these pathways includes careers students can explore and related courses offered at PR and in UCPS. These pathways assist students in choosing courses as they prepare for future studies and the work force. From Animal Science to Arts and Education, PRHS has many courses a student can choose from as they plan for the future. Click here to see our Career Pathways. Pathway and Academy info will always be listed on our main page under Academics.
Gauging Interest in the International Baccalaureate Pathways at PRHS
On Monday night Principal Kim Fisenne held an informational meeting to gauge community interest in International Baccalaureate Programs at Porter Ridge High School in the future. The programs being explored are the IB Diploma Pathway and the IB Career-related Pathway. Please see the attached presentation and please make sure to complete the survey at the end so that we can determine interest in our community.
Class of 2019 Graduation Porter Ridge High School
Saturday June 8, 2019
Cabarrus County Arena
Porter Ridge High School Office Hours are 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.
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Free ACT Prep Info-Attention 11th grade students! This year all 11th grade students will participate in a very important test called the ACT. This test will provide valuable college information and count towards the overall accountability rating for Porter Ridge High School. In an effort to ensure our students are prepared and successful, Porter Ridge High School will offer a program called Method Test Prep. Method Test Prep is an online course that helps students build their SAT and ACT test prep skills.
Please click the following link for more details!