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5 Things to Know This Week

May 12, 2022

health symposium

HEALTH and WELLNESS SYMPOSIUM - We have an amazing 3-hour Parent Workshop lined up for you this Saturday at PHS (please use Auditorium entrance).  Click here to register to attend sessions on:

How to Talk to Your Children about Drugs and Alcohol
Navigating the Middle Years
Power of Self Talk
Trauma Sensitive Training
Question, Persuade, Respond Training
Sex Trafficking Risks to Youth
Web Resources
Parenting Tips on Mindfulness
Recognizing Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships with Teams
Social Media - please note that we also have the recorded session about the dangers of social media parent workshop that was presented in April 2022 posted here.

Festival of the Arts - a treasured tradition in Parkland!  It all opens on Thursday with the Parkland High School Chorus Concerts and Art Show, continuing Friday with Parkland's Got Talent Show and rolls into Saturday's event on the front lawn of Parkland High School from 10 AM - 4 PM.  Mark you calendar because this is one of the best district-wide events of the year!  More info at:


May 18th is the deadline to order your PHS senior a Graduation Lawn SignOrder here. Signs will be available for pick up at PHS the week of May 23rd. Those who order will receive an email with exact pick-up instructions.

Free Fall Sports Physical Sign-ups are available for athletes in 6-11th grade who wish to try out for a fall sport.  They will occur on Wednesday, June 8th.  Sign up here and don't forget to fill out this form and bring it with you.

Late Starts at PHS & Early Dismissal for all schools next Friday - Parkland High School will operate on a modified schedule for Keystone Exams May 16-19, 23, & 24. On these dates, PHS will be operating on a 3-hour delay schedule to accommodate the needs of the standardized Keystone testing process. Specific information regarding this schedule was sent via Schoology on 4/26. Important to note is that Friday, May 20, is a district-wide early dismissal day (1 PM for secondary schools and 1:45 PM for Elementary Schools) and PHS will not run a 3-hour delay on that day.

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