On Thursday, February 23rd, students from Peoria High's AVID program participated in a field trip with West Central Illinois Building and Trades and Construction Unions. Students visited the local electrical, operator, and carpentry union schools. Students were given tours of the facilities, shown how to operate equipment, and given details regarding careers in the trades. Click on "read full story" for pictures of the event.
Cheer tryout is scheduled for March 29 through March 31. This will be the only tryout for the new school year. You may sign up online on Friday, February 17. Tryout posters are up with all the details. You must have all extra-curricular fees paid in full before March 31. Eligibility and minimum skill requirements are posted on Coach Dailey’s door. See Coach Dailey if you have any questions. Click "read full story" for more details
On Tuesday, February 14th, students from Mr. Warner's orchestra class attended a performance and lecture from music professors from University of Kansas and the University of South Alabama. PHS students actively listened to musical examples from the baroque, classical, romantic, and 20th century periods of music, performed on violin with piano accompaniment. Students were able to ask questions pertaining to performance skills, performance, anxiety, and careers in the arts.
Camp College is a FREE 4-day, 3-night program designed for rising seniors (juniors entering their senior year). Students will be exposed to a variety of college-related topics and learn first-hand from college admissions professionals and high school counselors. Campers will gain valuable skills and tools they can use to prepare for the college search, application, financing, and selection process. Click "read full story" for all the details.
The Peoria High School Spanish and French Clubs are preparing to celebrate International Week, February 27 – March 3.
Each year, Athletico gives a "Trainer of the Year" award to the best in their company. The Peoria High Athletic Department is fortunate to have Kele Cioflec serving as our trainer. We feel she more than deserves this award. Please click on "read full story" for access to a link that allows you to help nominate Kele.
Parents and Guardians - Report Cards for the 2nd grading period were handed out during Pride Time on Friday, January 13th. If your student did not get a copy, have them check with their Pride Time teacher or contact their counsleor.