PRHS Castaways Live Streaming October Events
Let Porter Ridge High School's Castaways bring theatre to you as we present our very first "take out theatre." We will be live streaming The Most Dangerous Game from the PRHS auditorium October 26th & 27th at 10:15 a.m. and performing a virtual staged reading of Touchstone on October 28th & 29th at 10:15 a.m. Tickets to attend these events are a mere $3 and are available at porterridgehs.seatyourself.biz. For the ticket cost you will be emailed a link to view the live stream the day of show and a video of the live stream will be shared with you the day after. If you have any questions, please email Mr. Todd Ford.
Panorama Survey 2020
Union County Public Schools values the feedback of our students, parents and staff. In an effort to continue high quality, rigorous learning experiences and social-emotional support for students, the school district has partnered with Panorama Education to administer a survey to 3rd – 12th graders. The survey window is Sept. 28 – Oct. 8 and will take approximately 20 minutes to complete. The link will be sent via Canvas and students will need their Student ID for access. Panorama safeguards student privacy and all responses will be kept confidential.
Click HERE to review survey questions.
PRHS Club/Organization Schedule Announcements
-Invitations to join Beta Club were sent to the school email of eligible 10-12th grade students with an unweighted 3.5 GPA or higher. The deadline to apply is September 30th. Contact Ms. Davison, email@example.com, if you have questions.
-Hello FBLA Members! Our next meeting is scheduled on Friday, October 9th from 1:00-2:00 PM. If you are interested in running for an officer position--come prepared to make your pitch to the club! If you attended the club interest meeting, additional information will be emailed to you. See or email Mrs. Taylor (RM D100) if you are interested in joining the club and missed the initial meeting. Thank you!
-Attention all returning NHS members! The required 3 hours of community service for the 1st grading period is being extended to Oct. 16th at 3pm. Please submit your hours via the reporting form on or before the 16th. Late submission will result in probation. Please visit our webpage and see the list of opportunities available online. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Crider in F108 or email him directly.
-The Spanish Club Mundo Unido would like to invite new members and prior members to contact Sra. Koonce or Sra. Fiallo for information about club meetings and activities for this year. If you are interested in being part of the Spanish Club and you are attending school, stop by Sra. Koonce's room (F102) for more information.
-Do you love art and want to share your artistic abilities with your school and community? National Art Honor Society applications are available NOW! We are doing a virtual application and it's available on the PRHS website. All students applying need to have an overall 3.0 GPA and be currently enrolled for the fall semester or have already taken Visual Arts 1. Applications are due by Oct 2. See Mrs. Crowley with any questions!
-If you are interested in joining HOSA please complete the following link below. The link for payment is located in the form. If you have any questions please email Ms. Clontz. https://forms.gle/nE2Zn8c7PShdCaxDA
-If you are interested in joining Interact complete the Google Form listed below. To pay for dues, shirt, and/or senior cords go to the PRHS webpage to make the payment online. https://forms.gle/uM6PCYsjjZErcwNM9
CACRAO Virtual College Exploration Fair- September 14-October 9
Learn more about 201 different colleges and universities from 26 states, Washington, DC and 4 countries! You can choose from 280 information sessions to hear from admission officers and experienced admission counselors who will tell you what you need to know about college admissions.
Registration and Info Link
New Safety Feature Implemented!
Beginning January 9, 2020, the main doors at PRHS will remain locked. Visitors will need to ring the doorbell by the front doors of the school at which time a school employee in the main office will utilize a camera system to provide access. All visitors must provide valid ID. We are excited to be implementing this additional safety feature at our school. Please contact the school if you have any questions.
Pirate Press-The main source of communication from school to home is the PIRATE PRESS - this is emailed to parents and students weekly to the email address on file. If you are not receiving it, please call the school. We also post this on Facebook and our website.
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.
Porter Ridge High School Office Hours are 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.
Ports of Information for Pirates and their families:
2019-2020 will feature a weekly electronic newsletter emailed to families and students. If you need to update your email at school, please send your updated email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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