PICTURE MAKE-UP DAY
Picture Make-Up Day at PHS will be Wednesday, October 28th. Students may stop down to the hallway in front of the library during their lunch to get their picture taken.
This year the PSAT will be administered to all juniors on Wednesday, October 14, 2015. Sophomores will also be offered the opportunity to take the PSAT's at their own choosing, but will be responsible for the cost of the exam. Testing will take place during the school day. If you would like additional information, please contact Mrs. Abbondanza at 412-795-4880.
U CAN BE
The U Can Be program connects students with professionals in a variety of careers to help them learn more about various career pathways, interviewing skills, and networking. Weekly workshops will be held in the library classroom beginning on October 6th from 2:30-3:30. Register for any of the following workshops in the guidance office. Additional information can be found by clicking here
for a flyer on the program.
October 6th - It's Who You Know: Networking for College and Careers
October 13th - How to Start A Small Business
October 20th - Careers In Technology
October 27th - Careers In Healthcare
November 10th - Interview Skills and Wrap Up
PLUM SENIOR HIGH STAFF AND STUDENTS HONORING THE MEMORY OF 9/11
2016 yearbooks are now on sale at jostenyearbooks.com. Pre-order yours now to get the lowest price of the school year ($76). Prices will go up on October 16th.
SENIOR PHOTOS FOR 2016 GRADUATES
Students must have their photo taken by Viglione Photography to appear in the yearbook. For more information on various packages available, please click on the link to see their flyer.
CHIP INFORMATIONClick here to access the flyer on applying for health insurance through CHIP.
PLUM SENIOR COMMITS TO PLAY BASKETBALL AT THE AIR FORCE ACADEMY
Plum Senior High School senior, James Edwards, has recently committed to play basketball at the Air Force Academy. The 6' 2" guard was the WPIAL Quad A Player of the Year last season and led the Alle-Kiski Valley in scoring last year with 20.7 points per game. James was also honored as the Valley News Dispatch Boys Player of the Year and a First Team All-Section selection.
CONGRATULATIONS SCOTT McGOUGH!
Congratulations Scott McGough, 2008 Plum Senior High School graduate, for being called up to the Miami Marlins. Good luck!
THANK YOU DR. CYRIL WECHT!
Former County Commissioner and Allegheny County Coroner and Medical Examiner Cyril Wecht visited with the Plum Senior High School Forensics students on Monday, May 18th.
WEST POINT MILITARY ACADEMY APPOINTMENT
Congressman Keith Rothfus presented Plum Senior Patrick Caughey with an appointment to West Point Military Academy. If Patrick accepts this appointment, he will report early this summer to start an academically, physically, and mentally rigorous 4-year program which will culminate in a bachelor's Degree in his chosen field of study and commissioning as a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army. Congratulations Patrick!
AP HONOR ROLL
Plum Senior High School has been named to the College Board's 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll. The Honor Roll recognizes 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada that have increased access to AP course work while maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams. Plum Senior High School is committed to expanding access to AP course work, improving student performance, and supporting student success.
DR. GARY CUCCIA TEEN DATING VIOLENCE ASSEMBLY
PLUM BOTS IQ TEAM WINS BIG!
Congratulations to the National Champions, the Plum Robotics Team.