October 2nd-October 6th

Mon: Breakfast – Bacon, Egg & Cheese on Biscuit or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch – Hot Ham & Cheese, Broccoli, Fruit, Milk

Alternate – Beanie Weanies

Tues: Breakfast – Breakfast Pizza or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch – Hamburger Stroganoff, Green Beans, Fruit, Milk

Alternate - Chicken Nuggets

Wed: Breakfast – Waffles w/Syrup or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch – Turkey Wrap, Carrots, Juice, Fruit, Milk

Alternate – Grilled Cheese

Thurs: Breakfast - Biscuit w/Sausage Gravy or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch - Meatloaf, Mashed potatoes w/Gravy, Fruit, Milk

Alternate - Beef Fingers

Fri: Breakfast - Breakfast Burrito or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch - Burrito w/Cheese, Beans, Fruit, Milk

Alternate - Cheese Quesadilla


If there is anything that you would like to put in the weekly newsletter you may send it to my email address: by Wednesday of each week. 

School Pictures: School and Fall Sports Pictures will be taken October 11th. Online ordering is available before and after Picture Day. This Event’s Order Code is 78967PF. Website is

Yearbooks: Yearbooks are now on sale for 23/24! Get one until February for $25.00.  

PBS Dress Up Days:  October 2023. QR Points will be rewarded for those who participate. 

October 2: National Custodian’s Day-Wear Custodian’s Favorite Color-Blue, Black or Green

October 3 & 4: Pink Out to Support Breast Cancer

October 17: Boss’s Day-Dress like Mr. Hoecker or Mrs. Paulson

October 18: $1.00 Hat Day

October 23-31: Red Ribbon Week-see attached flier for activities 

Dismissal Times:  All PHS students will be dismissed daily at 3:20 p.m.  If you need to pick up your student(s) earlier than 3:20 p.m., please let the office know at 660-841-5296.

Student Pick-Up:  If you need to change your student’s plans for the end of the day (they will be picked up, need to ride a different bus, etc.) please call the school office before 1:00 p.m. to make those changes.

Medication:  All medication, both over-the-counter as well as prescription, must be given to the school nurse.  Serious consequences may result if a student is found with any drugs including over the counter or prescription.  First offense may result in 10 days of O.S.S.  Over-the-counter or prescription drugs may not be kept in purses, pockets, book bags, lockers or anywhere else on school grounds.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Simmons at 660-841-5296.

Food Service:  Please be sure and keep your student’s Food Service accounts up to date.  Account balance summaries will be sent home every Friday (if your student has a negative balance it will be in parentheses).  If a student’s balance is negative, they will not be allowed “extras”.  If your student’s balance falls negative more than $5.00, they will be eating a cheese sandwich (for which they will not be charged) and milk (for which they will be charged.)

Fundraisers: The Junior Class will begin selling Shakepeare’s Pizza on Tuesday October 3rd for their annual fundraiser. They would appreciate any and all support. If you are interested in purchasing a pizza get in contact with a Junior or contact the school office. 

PHS Events for the Week:

Monday October 2: Softball @ Madison 5:00 p.m., Baseball @ Madison 7:00 p.m., JH BB vs Eugene @ Bunceton 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday October 3: Junior Pizza Sales Begin, Baseball vs. Community 5:30 p.m., JH BB @ Higbee 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday October 4: Softball vs. Knob Noster 5:30 p.m.

 Thursday October 5: JH BB @ Pilot Grove 6:00 p.m.

Friday October 6: Panther P.R.I.D.E. Assembly 11:00 a.m., Softball @ St Elizabeth 5:30 p.m., PTO Movie Night 7:00 p.m.

Saturday October 7: CCAA Baseball Tournament @ Calvary Lutheran TBA, CMA Band Day 7-3:00 p.m., Cross Country @ Capital City 9:00 a.m.

“Cultivating Student Success Through Effective and Engaging Instruction”