April 27, 2017                                                 Today is an “C” Day


·        Prom is coming up quickly.  Prom is set for Saturday, May 20th at the Bartlett Country Club.  Tickets will go on sale, Monday, May 1st and be sold for two weeks only.  You must purchase your tickets by Friday, May 12.  No tickets will be sold at the door.  Tickets are $40 a person or $80 a couple.  Tickets will be sold during lunch periods in Mrs. Welty’s room- if she is not in her room, she is in the computer lab. Just a reminder-Prom is for juniors and seniors only.   Make sure to get your tickets starting Monday!


·        Attention:  Drama club – Rehearsal – Students, please meet in Mrs Weimer's room period X today.

·        There will be a Donate Life Meeting today during Period X in Mrs. VanCuren’s Room.


·        Attention Students interested in taking Driver Education this Summer at Portville …the main office is now taking names.  Please stop in to put your name on the list.   You must be at least 16 years old and have your Driver’s Permit.


·        It’s that time of year again!   The Main Office collecting applications and artwork submissions for next year’s Student Agenda handbook .  If you would like to submit a handmade or computerized art piece and take a chance at winning a Cash Award – PLEASE stop in to pick up a Contest Application today!  The deadline is May 26th !


·        Attention students in grades 7-10, you will be eligible for the International Club trip in 2019. There will be an interest meeting for students on April 27 during period x in the HS Auditorium. If you would like to learn more about traveling with the International Club, you are welcome to attend.   See Ms. Nolder in 204 for details.


·        Scholastic Challenge final meeting, Monday, May 1st, in Mr. Rogers room.  Please bring something to share for our party.


·        Attention Mr. Backus’ Phys. Ed. Classes: we will be meeting in the Pool this week for Kayaking. Be prepared with a change of clothes!


·        All Drama Club members need to stop in Mrs. Maxson’s room this week to pick up your form for the Theatre Banquet.  They must be filled out and returned by May 11th.

·        Last night the varsity baseball team entered the 7th with a 5-2 lead, but was unable to hold it, losing to Allegany-Limestone 9-5. Ronnie Lott had 3 hits including a double, and Nick Stein stole two bases. Adam Wray pitched 6 solid innings, giving up 2 runs. Portville heads to Gowanda tomorrow.


·        The Girls JV Softball team beat All-Limestone last night 32-7. Going five for five at the plate was Laura Wilhelm. Adding three hits was Alexa Steighner. On the mound for the Junior Lady Panthers was a combination of Brooke Deyoe, Laura Wilhelm, and Mallory Welty. Behind the plate was  the combo of Mia Hlasnick and Mia Welty. Great job Ladies. No practice tonight. Game on Friday at home against Gowanda.


·        The Portville Varsity Softball Team improved its record to 4-1 (1-1) defeating the Gators of Allegany-Limestone 10-3 last night in CCAA Div. 1 East play. Syd Colligan picked up the win on the mound tossing 3 strikeouts, 3 walks, and scattering 6 hits. The Gators jumped out to and early 3-0 lead in the top of the first. Portville was able to tack 1 on in bottom of the inning to make it 3-1 after one. After scoring 4 runs in the second Portville would lead the Gators 5-3 and not look back. Leading the offensive attack for Portville was Bryn Milne who went 2-4 with 2 singles and 1 run scored. Jill Hlasnick added a double, 2 runs scored, and an RBI. Piper Slocum chipped in a single, and RBI, and 1 run scored. Both Karly Welty and Kara Howard went 1-3 at the plate. Welty would add a single, a run, and a stolen base, while Howard contributed a double, a run scored, and an RBI. Also of note Jess Munson scored two runs to help the Panthers cause. Next Portville will travel across the border to PA to face the Lady Terrors of Otto-Eldred today. Game time is 4:30pm. GO PANTHERS!


·        Band lessons today are:
Period 2: Cody and Lucas
Period 3: Aramis and Ryan
Period 5: Brad and Hannah
Period 9: Zach, Aaron, Drake, and Gabi