PMHS Announcements

Lynsey Tuthill

 

PELHAM MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday ~ September 25, 2020
 ~ DAY 6-B

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*SCHOOLWIDE*

 

September 15- October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month which traditionally honors the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans as we celebrate heritage rooted in all Latin American countries. During this month and throughout the year, the National Park Service and our partners share history, heritage, and accomplishments of Hispanic and Latino Americans of past and present. Please click on the below link to learn more: 

https://hispanicheritagemonth.gov/

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SAT EXAMS:

 

  • Test-takers must present their Admission Tickets and acceptable Non-expired government issued photo ID to enter the test center. 
  • Admission Tickets must have an acceptable non-expired photo ID.
  • No admission ticket, no ID, no admittance!
  • Changes to test type (Subject Test to SAT), test date or test center cannot be made at the center on test day.
  • Opting out of or into the essay is possible but not guaranteed.
  • Switching essay to non-essay must be declared before start of test.
  • Cellphones will NOT be accessible throughout the entirety of the exam.

 

Students taking the SAT Exams on Saturday, September 26, 2020 should enter through the Middle School entrance.  Students should arrive by 7:00 am, but no later than 7:15 a.m.   Due to SAT security procedures, students are expected to have an unexpired government or school issued ID (with a picture) + Admission Ticket (with a picture) in order to take the exam.  Students without an ID and Admissions ticket will NOT be permitted to take the exam.  Also, walk-ins are not permitted.  Finally, changes to test type, test date or test center cannot be made at the center on test day.  NO Exceptions are permitted by the College Board. You may only switch from “with essay” to “without” on this exam if there is seating available. However, this intention must be declared at the beginning of the exam, before it starts.

 

Please bring several #2 pencils (Do Not Use Mechanical Pencils) and a calculator.  Note:  There is a “No Calculator” part of the exam.  However, on the calculator portion of the exam, scientific calculators are permitted, but graphing calculators must be approved by the College Board.  NO STUDENT may borrow another student’s calculator during the exam.  Students should check their room assignments on the bulletin board outside of the Guidance Office to see what room they are scheduled to take the exam in.  There is NO EATING or drinking in exam rooms, but students may do so in the hallways during breaks.  Students are encouraged NOT to bring cellphones.  All test takers will have their cellphones collected at the beginning of the exam, and these phones WILL NOT be accessible until the exam is completed.  You cannot use your phones during breaks.  Anyone violating this policy will be escorted out of the exam and your test scores will be cancelled.  Thank you for your cooperation.  See Mr. Ferreri if you have any questions.

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For the safety of yourself and others, 
please be sure you are social distancing at all times.

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All students should be using the Hybrid-Bell Schedule.

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TECHNOLOGY HELP

For Chromebook issues including log in or device issues:  Please click on the following link and fill out the form: 

https://lhric.service-now.com/student   

 

For Infinite Campus Portal issues: If you or your parent/guardian needs assistance with the Infinite Campus Portal, please email portalhelp@pelhamschools.org for assistance.

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*CLUBS & ACTIVITIES*

All Clubs will take place virtually so that every PMHS student can participate. Clubs will begin 30 minutes following the school day to allow for travel time home for students who had been on-site and a break-time for students who have been learning from home.

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  • There will be a meeting of the Students for Refugees club this Friday at 2:55. Join us by using this link: https://meet.google.com/lookup/dorctjkbo6?authuser=0&hs=179    
     
  • The Military History Club meets virtually every Friday afternoon. Join with class code e6yxwyl 
     

  • ART CLUB meets every Tuesday after Academy Period New members are welcome! Join by using the following CLASS CODE: byvkwhy 
     

  • Diversity Club:  What if we were all the same?  Life would be so boring.  Please join the Google Classroom (link below) for the Diversity Club for a place to share and listen on Tuesday, October 6th at 3:00 pm.  All are welcome.  Please email Ms. Cordero if you have any questions.


*UPCOMING COLLEGE VISITS*

 

All college visits will be virtual.  
If you would like to attend, please sign up through Naviance to be sent a meeting link.
Please click on the link fifteen minutes before the actual zoom meeting.    

 

College

Representative

Date

Fairfield University

Joseph Klauder

9/25/20 3:10 PM

Binghamton University

Craig Broccoli

9/25/20 3:55 PM

University of Vermont

Xavier Hayden

9/29/20 3:10 PM

St. Thomas Aquinas College

Casey Ramos

9/29/20 3:55 PM

Beloit College

Liam Dailey

9/29/20 4:40 PM

Manhattanville College

Michele LaRusso

9/30/20 1:00 PM

Monmouth University

Karly Oristian

9/30/20 1:45 PM

Loyola University Maryland

Kelly Lussier

9/30/20 2:30 PM

University of Tampa

Mark Harnischfeger

9/30/20 3:15 PM