A school-wide collection of gently worn shoes was started by 8th grader Seth Bartynski as part of a citizen’s advocacy assignment he received in teacher Patti Heavener’s social studies class. Students were asked to look up a cause that they believed in and get a petition going with the goal of getting legislation support. The goal of the project was for students to realize … [Read more...] about Social Studies Citizens Advocacy Project Inspires School-wide Donation
Archives for June 2010
Valedictorian - Benjamin Fisher Salutatorian - Nishant Pandya Student Graduation Speaker- Abigail Geisel Stabler Arena, 7 PM, June 16, 2010 … [Read more...] about Congratulations Class of 2010!
The Parkland High School Flute Choir volunteered to play dinner music during Good Shepherd Hospital's annual "Gala in the Garden" event that was attended by 250 people. The annual event raises money for the Pediatric Rehabilitation Program. To give thanks to the students, Andrew Block, a Parkland alumnus and current Major Gifts & Sponsorships Officer at Good Shepherd, … [Read more...] about PHS Flute Choir is Good Neighbor to Good Shepherd Hospital
Parkland High School's spring musical, AIDA, garnered 16 nominations and ultimately took home 5 FREDDY Awards as follows: Outstanding Chorus Outstanding Production Number: The Gods Love Nubia Outstanding Performance by an Actor in A Supporting Role: Kyle Pierce (Mereb) Outstanding Lighting Design Outstanding Use of Scenery Congratulations to the cast and crew for a … [Read more...] about Parkland Takes Home 5 Freddy Awards
Patrick F. Loughlin, Vice President, Environment, Health, Safety, and Quality (EHS&Q) at Air Products and Laurie Flynn, EHS & Q Specialist, brought their company's Hydrogen-powered vehicle to Parkland High School and shared information about the car with AP Environmental Science and Energy students. The car, which is economical on fuel, is estimated to be worth about … [Read more...] about Air Products Shares Hydrogen-powered Vehicle with Science Students