Picture Day 11/19



November 16th – November 20th                     


Mon:      Breakfast – Muffins or Cereal, Fresh Fruit, Milk or Juice

                Lunch – Chili Dog on Bun, Mac & Cheese, Carrots, Fruit, Milk

                Alternate – Pork Chop Patty

Tues:      Breakfast – Breakfast Burrito or Cereal, Fresh Fruit, Milk or Juice

                Lunch – Burrito w/Cheese, Rice, Broccoli, Fruit, Milk

                Alternate – Chicken Patty

Wed:      Breakfast – Pancake Wrap or Cereal, Fresh Fruit, Milk or Juice

                Lunch – Chicken & Dumplings, Lima Beans, Fruit, Bread, Milk

                Alternate – Beef Fingers

Thurs:    Breakfast – Sausage Gravy with Biscuits or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

                Lunch – Turkey, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, Roll, Fruit Cobbler, Milk

                Alternate – None

Fri:          Breakfast – Bagel & Cream Cheese or Cereal, Fruit, Milk or Juice

                Lunch – Sloppy Joe on Bun, Fries, Fruit, Milk 

                Alternate – Ham & Cheese Sandwich


We are currently in Category 2 of our COVID-19 Guidelines & Protocols Re-Entry Plan.  All Students are REQUIRED to wear masks while at school which includes the hallways, school buses, classrooms and any area where social distancing is not possible.

Thanksgiving Break:  PHS will start their Thanksgiving Break with an early dismissal at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24th and classes will resume on Monday, Nov. 30th.

 Group & Club Pictures:  Please see the attachment for the pictures that will be taken on Thursday, Nov. 19th

 Slater JV/V Basketball Game Postponed:  The JV/V Basketball game at Slater that was scheduled for Nov. 20th is postponed at this time.  It will be rescheduled.

JH/HS Virtual Teaching Status:  ALL PHS Jr. High & High School students will maintain Virtual Classes until Tuesday, Nov. 17th.  Please note the new return date!  Students will return to the regular classroom on Tuesday, Nov. 17th.  If you need any of your books, etc., please call the office at 660-841-5296.

Yearbooks for Sale:  Yearbooks are on Sale now for $25.00.  After Thanksgiving the cost will be $30.00.  Order them now for $25.00!!  Order form attached.

Breakfast and Lunch Cost Changes:  Due to a new offering from the State of Missouri, all students at PHS will receive a free breakfast and lunch.  Students will still be charged for any extra’s they eat.  A small extra is .75 and a large extra is $1.00.  The free breakfasts and lunches started on Sept. 10th and will now continue until the end of the school year. 

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.)


Wednesday, Nov. 18th   School Board Meeting             6:00 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 19th    Group/Club Picture Day – Please see Attachment