October 16th-October 20th

Mon:     NO SCHOOL

Tues: Breakfast – Pancake w/Syrup or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch – Ham & Cheese Stromboli, Lettuce Salad, Fruit, Milk

Alternate - Mini Corn Dog

Wed: Breakfast – Ham, Egg, Cheese on Biscuit or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch – Nachos w/Cheese, Beans, Fruit, Milk

Alternate – Chicken Fajita

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

Lunch - Meatball Sub, Green Beans, Fruit, Milk

Alternate - Chicken Patty on Bun

Fri: Breakfast - Scrambled Eggs  w/Toast or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

Lunch - Turkey Club, Carrots, Fruit, Milk

Alternate - Philly Cheese Steak on Bun


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to my email address: by Wednesday of each week. 

There is NO School on Monday October 16th. 

School Pictures: Pictures were taken on October 11th. Online ordering is still available 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 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! 

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 health aide. 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.) You can also check students' balance in Teacherease under fees. 

Prairie Home Lions Club Annual Smoked Turkey and Fried Chicken Lunch will be held Sunday October, 29, 2023 from 11:00-1:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria. See attached flier for more information. 

The Pumpkin Decorating Contest will start October 17th. See attached flier for rules and regulations. 

Reminder: Art Club meets in the Art Room every Thursday morning at 7:30 a.m. Please see Ms. Bolin with any questions. 

Bunceton is offering a Hunter Safety Course class on Wednesday October 25th. Class will be from 8-2:30pm. Parents must provide transportation to and from the class. The book portion of the safety course must be completed prior to in seat class and must bring the results with you the day of. Also, students must be 11 years old to take this class. Any questions or to sign up, you can contact Mrs. Huth at Bunceton School or call the Prairie Home office to sign up. 

Recreational Basketball sign ups will go from now until November 3rd. See attached sheet for information and to sign your child up. 

4-H and Clover Kids first meeting of the 23/24 year will be held Thursday October 19th in the Prairie Home Library. See attached flier for more details. 

PHS Events for the Week:

Monday October 16: NO SCHOOL

Cross Country @ Salisbury 4:00 p.m.

JH BB vs. New Franklin 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday October 17: CCAA Choir Clinic Concert 7:00 p.m.

Prairie Home Board Meeting 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday October 18: Beta Club Meeting 11:00 a.m.

 Thursday October 19: 4-H/Helping Hands Meeting 7:00 p.m.

Friday October 20: Mid Semester Grade Check

Elementary PBS Assembly 2:30 p.m.

JH BB @ Fatima 6:00 p.m.

Saturday October 21: Cross Country Prairie Home Invitational 9:00 a.m.

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