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Choir Christmas Concert December 18th

The annual Choir Christmas Concert will be held at 6:45 on Monday, December 18th. The final song of the concert will be “The Hallelujah Chorus” from Handel’s Messiah.

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Winter Guard Auditions
On Wednesday, December 13th, students who are interested in joining Winter Guard will learn basics. On Thursday, December 14th, students will learn the routine they will audition with. Winter guard auditions will take place Friday, December 15th at the Junior High band room after school until 5:00PM. 8th-12th grade students may audition.

Anyone with questions regarding Winter Guard may contact sponsor Kayla Curtsinger.

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Optimist Essay Contest
The Optimist Essay Contest is currently taking place for any student. Applications are due in early January. Any student wanting an application should see Mrs. Devers.

Chromebook Check
Every student will have a Chromebook check before Christmas break during their English class. Be sure to have your Chromebook charged, as well as your charger. Students should see their English teachers for more information.

December Testing Schedule

Tuesday,  Dec. 19, 2017


1st  period                     8:30   -  10:00

3rd  period                    10:05  -   11:30

LUNCH                       11:30 -    12:30

5th  period                    12:35   -    2:00

7th  period                     2:05  -     3:30

Wednesday,  Dec. 20, 2017


2nd  period                    9:00  -  10:30

4th  period                     10:35  -  12:00

LUNCH                         12:00  -    1:00

6th  period                     1:05   -   2:30

Lunch will be served on campus during both testing days.

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Owasso Baptist Home-- Student Voice

"Charity, an act of kindness that changes people’s lives and makes the world around us seem better. Here at PHS, charity work is something we constantly do..."

Students of the Month

Congratulations to the students who were recognized as students of the month. These students were recognized for their work ethic, grades, attitude, and their overall character as students at Pryor High School.

The students who received Student of the Month are:

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Senior Girl: Jordan Robbins

Senior Boy: Andrew Ramirez

There is only one week left until the LEDA Application is due.
The deadline to apply is December 12th at 11:59pm Pacific Standard Time. For more information on LEDA, visit the counselor page.

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Damon Buroughs Signs with Cowley College
Congratulations to Damon Burroughs for signing with Cowley County Community College to play baseball.

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Solve for Tomorrow Contest

Pryor High School was named one of the nation’s 255 state finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest. The program encourages students to solve real-world issues in their community using classroom skills in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM).

Mrs. Devers’ classrooms were chosen based on their proposal to use STEAM skills to address more internet access. To tackle this project, students will design and build solar charging station benches in town where wifi is provided.

As one of five state finalists in Oklahoma, Mrs. Devers will win a Samsung Chromebook to use in her classroom. Pryor High School will now have the opportunity to advance in the competition for additional classroom technology prizes.

Mrs. Devers is currently working on an Activity Plan outlining how her students will execute their project. If she is named the Oklahoma State Winner in December, Pryor High School will receive a $25,000 Samsung technology package.

(Taken from Samsung press release)

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Congratulations to seniors Hunter Coger and Emily Litke who both qualified to perform in the High School All-State Mixed Honor Chorus this year.

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Tree
This Christmas, the Community Service Club is teaming with the Chamber of Commerce to fill bags of food to pair with the angel tree gifts. The high school’s goal is to fill every bag with peanut butter and jelly. The Community Service Club will also be accepting pasta, spaghetti sauce, boxed cookie mix, and canned fruit. Any student with questions may speak to Trevor Long.

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SNAP Program
If you have SNAP benefits, you may qualify to eat at no cost in the cafeteria. For more details, see Mrs. Russell in the attendance office.

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Character Education Thrives at Pryor--Student Voice

“The revival of character creation that is sweeping the nation, as well as the world, did not occur overnight. PHS began what is known as the “whole-school transformation process,” creating a culture of empowerment based upon the idea that every student is a leader. . .”

The price of yearbooks has now gone up to $55, buy your books now!

Pryor High School
Principal:Brad Bates
PO Box 548
1100 SE 9th St
Pryor, OK 74361
Phone: (918)825-2340

Save The Date:

Thursday, December 14, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL & JUNIOR HIGH Wrestling Vinita – Home – 6:00 PM

Friday, December 15, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL Basketball –  Claremore – Home – Girls 6:00 PM, Boys 7:30 PM

Wrestling Miami Tournament – Away – TBA

Saturday, December 16, 2017

HIGH SCHOOL Wrestling Miami Tournament – Away – TBA