11:30 AM - 8:00 PM 22nd Annual PPS Foundation Golf Outing
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Registration Hubs Open 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Backpack Peoria at Dream Center Peoria
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Registration Hubs Open
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Registration Hubs Open
Summer is finally here...and our registration hubs are right around the corner. The dates and times are as follows: July 25th - 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Saturday July 27th (BackpackPeoria at the Dream Center) 9:00 AM to 12:00. Wednesday August 7th 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Saturday, August 10th 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The Locations are Kellar Primary, Glen Oak K - 8, Peoria High School, and Harrison K - 8. Immunizations, physicals, and dental services will be available on all of the Hub days at PHS and Harrison. Appointments for immunizations and physicals can be made through Heartland Clinic on all of the Hub dates at Glen Oak and dental services will be available at Glen Oak as well. Any homeless or doubled up families will need to go to their home school to re-register this year. Buildings will be open daily starting July 29th. This is a great opportunity to register your student and get any medical/dental requirements completed before the 1st day of school. If parents do not know their Skyward login or password, they can call 672-6512 and they will be connected to someone who can get that information for them.
Illinois Math Academy and CARVER Center offers a 2019 summer session for SAT/ACT prep classes for college bound students. Classes include practice tests, individual help, mentoring by teachers, and help attaining a higher score so you can get in to your dream college. Click "Read Full Story" for all the details.,
Peoria High School counseling office won a $1,000 grant through Project Reach, a service project of the Illinois Association of College and Admission Counselors (IACAC). Project Reach is designed to provide school supplies, college counseling materials, financial support and other resources to Illinois high schools. Grant winners are chosen annually based on nominations from IACAC members.
May 1st was College Signing Day. Many PHS students made their college commitments and signed during the ceremony. These students will carry their Lion Pride while they pursue their college dreams and show the world that PHS is the Pride of the City. Click on read full story for a photo gallery of the event.
Cross Country fans - the 2019 season will be here before you know it. Time to start making plans to travel to Peoria for 2 big races; First to the Finish (9/14) and the Peoria Invitational (10/5). Housing information is available for both races. Click "read full story" for links to more information.
A big Peoria High congratulations to Freshmen Academy AP Devon Hawks. She was recently named the new principal at Manual High School. Devon has done an excellent job as the leader of our freshmen academy and we're sure that excellence will follow her to Manual. Thank you Ms. Hawks for all your service to Peoria High. The Pride is very proud of you. Good luck.
Peoria High counselor Myskeshia Mitchell was recently named one of the 40 Under 40 leaders by InterBusiness Issues magazine. This award is given to top leaders under the age of 40 in the Greater Peoria area. Ms. Mitchell was recognized for her contributions to Peoria Public Schools as well as her volunteer work in the community. Please click on "read full story" for a link to the magazine article.