Peru Junior High
Tiger Times Newsletter
Coming together is the beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is a success !
May 19, 2017

Peru Junior High School provides a nurturing environment where students refine basic skills, develop new interests and abilities, improve academic performance and become life-long learners.

Amanda Cook is a 7th grader and in Mr. Worden's 3rd period  Success English class.  She is the daughter of Karanna Cook.  Congratulations, Amanda!

Addison Wilson is an 8th grader and in Mr. Worden's 2nd  period Success English class. She is the daughter of  Shane and Darla Wilson.  Congratulations, Addison!

April Athletes of the Month
Curtis Perez is a 7th grader and the son of Megan Perez and Tony Perez. He is the Athlete of the Month in Baseball.  Congratulations, Curtis!

Abby Rogers is an 8th grader and the daughter of Billy and Shannon Rogers. She is the Athlete of the Month in Soccer.  Congratulations, Abby

May Athletes of the Month
Treyden Curtis is an 8th grader and the son of Tara Curtis and Nathan Curtis. He is the Athlete of the Month in Baseball. Congratulations, Treyden!

Gabby Comer is an 8th grader and the daughter of Angela and Jeff Moon. She is the Athlete of the Month in Track and Field. Congratulations, Gabby!
Project Lead the Way Challenge Winners
Max Wagstaff and Conner Walsh were the latest winners in the PLTW challenge. They designed a bridge with 46  popsicle sticks and it held 70 lbs. (Score +24). Although they had a bridge that held 100 lbs., it used 86 sticks for a 2nd place score of +14.  Congratulations, Max and Conner!

PJHS Cheerleading Tryouts for the 2017-2018 School Year
Cheerleading tryouts for this year's 7th and 6th graders will be held the week of May 22nd. Practices will be held on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (5/22,23,24) from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.  Actual tryouts will be held on Thursday, May 25 from 4:00 p.m. til finished.

Tuesday, May 30th, 7th grade Movie at the Roxy field trip and 8th grade bowling in Logan field trip.            

PJHS Awards Program in a.m. and Talent Show in afternoon on Wednesday, May 31

Field Day and Last Day of School is Thursday, June 1

Calendar Events
Mon.,       May 22: Field trip permission forms for bowling and Roxy due today. Cheer practice 3:30-5:00 p.m. Girls Soccer at Eastern 5:30.
Tues.,      May 23:  Cheer practice 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.   Boys Soccer at Eastbrook at 6:00.
Wed.,       May 24:

All surfaces, chargers & bags turned in. Cheer practice 3:30-5:00 p.m. Spring Music Concert 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Thurs.,     May 25:: Student Council field trip to the ARK in Converse.  Cheer Try Outs 4:00 p.m. til done.  
 Fri.,          May 26                              Staff cookout.  All school Pep Session in afternoon
Sat.,          May 20:                                                                                                      
Upcoming Events
Mon.          May 29: NO SCHOOL.   MEMORIAL DAY
Tues.,        May 30 7th grade field trip to the Roxy for a movie.  8th grade field trip to Meyer Bowling Lane in Logan.
 Wed.,       May 31                                              Awards Program in the a.m.    Talent Show in the afternoon.

Mon.,   May 22:        Breakfast:  Cereal, juice, and milk
                                  Lunch: BBQ shredded pork, sweet potato
                                   puffs, cole slaw, pearsand milk. Salad bar.

Tues.,  May  23:        Breakfast:  Cereal, juice, and milk.                                                                                                                                                                                   Lunch: Country fried chicken, mashed poatoes/gravy,
                               broccoli, dinner roll, peaches, and milk. Salad bar,

Wed.,   May  24:         Breakfast:  Hot food item, cereal, juice, and milk.
                                Lunch: Tenderloin sandwich, baked beans, side, 
                                ,kick, applesauce, and milk. Salad bar. 

Thurs., May  25:      Breakfast:  Hot food item, cereal, juice, and milk.                                                                                                                                                              Lunch: Bosco sticks/marinara, yogurt, Italian,
                                 veg/pasta, pineapple tidbits, and milk.  Salad bar. 
Fri.,     May  26:      Breakfast:  Cereal, juice, and milk. 
                                Lunch: Taco burger, corn, ice cream,
                                 pears, and milk.  Salad bar.