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Class of 2023

5/18/23: PHS seniors walked the halls of their former campuses last Friday, waving at the younger students and hugging their former teachers. It takes a dedicated community of educators to prepare our graduates, and we all look forward to celebrating with them at Senior Awards Night this evening at 6:00pm and Graduation tomorrow at 8:00pm. Congratulations Class of 2023!

Toyota Internship Graduation

5/5/23: Toyota Mississippi held a graduation ceremony for their Spring 2023 Creating Your Future Internship graduates on May 4th at the Toyota Experience Center in Blue Springs.  Congratulations to PHS senior Conner Armstrong who was one of ten high school students completing the 15 week internship program.

Court Case Comparison: Fact and Fiction

5/2/23: Mrs. Kelly's Senior SREB Class is currently reading To Kill a Mockingbird. In the novel, there is a very famous court case that is based after the Scottsboro Boys case, and students have been tracing arguments for the case in the book. For each character who testifies, they have completed character profiles, and then they have started tracking the information that they learn from that character. After hearing all of the testimonies, they located inconsistencies between character's testimonies, and began mapping out their court case.

Webb Selected as Student Ambassador

5/2/23: After a competitive application process, Mississippi Secretary of State Michael Watson is proud to announce the 2023-2024 class of Secretary of State (SOS) Student Ambassadors.  Congratulations to PHS Junior, Kye Webb, who was chosen to be one of those ambassadors. The Ambassador program equips high school seniors with the knowledge and resources to engage as leaders within their schools and communities. This year’s group of Ambassadors consists of 67 students from 46 schools in 35 counties across all four congressional districts.

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