Upcoming Events

Spring Break will be March 20 - March 31st

Important Transportation Changes:  Beginning on Monday, April 3rd there will be several changes in regards to bus transfers to and from the elementary schools.  Also, parents dropping off students at PCHS will be changed.  All students being dropped off by parents will now be made in the back of the school in the fire lane.  Please see the attached document for all the changes for bus transfers.
**Click here to read this important notice from the Health Services Department in regards to Influenza

Please check out our new newsletter written by Mr. Brian Holland called PC Weekly. Mr. Holland will be sharing weekly happenings at PCHS to keep students and parents informed of what events will be taking place at PC along with future calendar events.  Make sure you check back weekly for an updated newsletter.

PC Weekly 2-24-17
The FCA Annual Rally will take place on Wednesday, April 12th.  doors open at 5:00 p.m.  Invite your friends and family, anyone is welcome!  come on out for free food, music and door prizes!!!

Applications for the Riley Dance Marathon are available from Mrs. Bohnert and Mrs. Vinnedge.  The Dance Marathon will take place on Saturday, May 6th from 4-10 p.m.  Applications are due to Mrs. Vinnedge or Mrs. Bohnert by Friday, April 21st.  You must pay your $25 entry fee when turning in your application.
The annual "IHSAA Sports Physicals" will be held Wednesday, April 19th at the Pike Central Middle School.  Any student who will be in grades 6-12 in the fall of 2017 and plans on participating in a SCHOOL sport at any time during the year may take advantage of this opportunity.  Please click here for more information in regards to this event.
The Class of 2017 Awards Day Program will be held on Wednesday, May 24th at 9 o'clock in the High School Gymnasium.  Graduation will take place on Friday, May 26th at 7:30 p.m. in the High School Gymnasium.

**Parents will now be able to check the balances and history of their child's lunch accounts.  Parents will also be able to make payments but there is a fee involved.  The fee cost will be shared later.  Go to www.myschoolbucks.com.  Literature is available in the Cafeteria for PCHS and PCMS students.  It does not cost anything to create an account and check lunch balances.  Parents are more than welcome to go ahead and create an account.
Cafeteria:  New weekly menus are being posted on the Cafeteria webpage.  Please click on Student/Parents Tab and go to Cafeteria or you can click here to view this page.
Please click this link for the updated 2016-17 School Year Indiana State Department of Health School Immunization Requirements.
Parents, you may access your student's grades online using our student information system INOW.  Students and parents each have login information available.  Parent logins allow parents to see multiple children with one user name.  Please contact your child's school for your login information.  Access to INOW can be found on the lower left portion of this website.

Athletic Links

The Athletic Department will no longer be doing athletic packets.  Parents will be required to click the link below to register your children.  You will be filling out the code of conduct, medical form and concussion forms.  The physical form is the only paperwork that cannot be done online.  If you have any questions, contact the Athletic Dept. at 812-354-8478 ext. 331 or ext. 317.

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Student/Staff Spotlight

Congratulations to Aaron Carlisle, Sam Brandle and Amelia Woolery for earning First Place in Broadcast News Production at the BPA State Conference this week.  They will now advance to compete at the National Conference in May, which will be held at Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Congratulations to Gabe Elliott for being named to the Academic All-State Honorable Mention Team by the IBCA.
Congratulations to Gabe Elliott & Bryant Nalley for being named to the PAC All Conference Boys Basketball Team.  Colton White was also named to the PAC All conference Honorable Mention Team.  #chargerstrong
Congratulations to the Boy's Basketball Team on their back to back Sectional Titles!  #chargerstrong
Congratulations to the Math Academic Team on their 3rd place finish at the PAC Academic Bowl.  Team members:  Ivy Capehart, Delia Krueger, Kane Osgatharp, Aspen Wynn and Rachel Herron.  Bailey Van Winkle was on the team but not able to participate.

Congratulations to Kane Osgatharp on signing with Manchester University to play football.

Congratulations to the Boy's Swim team on a strong performance in the IHSAA Swim Sectional. The team finished 2nd overall, just 8 points behind Bedford North Lawrence.

200 Medley Relay team of Jacob Bohnert, Lukas Hill, Chaney McKinney and Evan Marchino set a new school record, were sectional champions and are advancing to state.

200 IM and 100 Breakstroke - Lukas Hill set new school records, was sectional champion and advanced to state in both events.

50 & 100 freestyle - Chaney McKinney set new school records, was sectional champion and advanced to state in both events.

400 Freestyle relay team of Chaney McKinney, Evan Marchino, Jacob Bohnert and Lukas Hill set a new school records, just missed the sectional record by .7 of a seconds, were sectional champions and are advancing to state.

Great job to all the swimmers and coaches on a job well done!

Congratulations to Colton O'Neal on being named to the 1st Team Academic All-State in Wrestling. Silas Goff was also named to the Honorable Mention Academic All-State Team.
Pike Central Vocational Welding students took first, second, third and fifth places at the Region 4 Skills USA Welding contest held at Vincennes University on Saturday, Feb. 11th. Six Pike Central Vocational Welding students competed with Forest Park Senior Klint Luebbehusen placing first. Klint received at $2,500 scholarship from Vincennes University and a $5,000 scholarship from Ohio Technical college.
Placing 2nd & 3rd respectively were Northeast Dubois seniors Logan Jacob and Curtis Gress. Placing 5th was Pike Central junior Chase Brenton. Click here to read the full regional results.

The Region 4 SkillsUSA Competition was held at VU on Saturday, Feb. 11th. Caleb Miller placed 1st, Nathan Wehr placed 2nd and Zach Pancake placed 5th. All three students advance to the state finals in Indianapolis on April 22nd. They were awarded $2500, $1,000 and $500 scholarships respectively to VU. Congratulations to these students and their instructor, Mark Scott on a job well done!
Congratulations to Homecoming Queen Sydney Brooks and Princess Chelsea Bolin.
Pike Central had students participate in the Vocal Solo & Ensemble Contest at Evansville North High School
Earning silver ratings on their solos were: Abby Hess, Emma Russell and Dalton Williams
Earning gold ratings on their solos were: Allyson Davis, Mackinzee Key, Jon Kroeger, and Amelia Woolery. The students earning gold ratings will advance to the State Contest on Saturday, February 18th in Indianapolis.

Senior Superlatives:
Most School Spirit: Sydney Brooks and Kaleb Mason
Best Person to Bring Home to Meet the Parents: Annie Sheridan, Grace Nelson, Kallie Davis and Kane Osgatharp
Class Clown: Kyla Newkirk, Lani Dillard, Allison Moss and Jaylon Owens
Worst Driver: Nicole Griffith and Kaleb Mason
Most Athletic: Madison Scott and Colton White
Best Friends: Grace Nelson and Brooklyn Aldirdge, Gabe Elliott and Colton White
Worst Case of Senioritis: Amelia Woolery and JJ Rice
Most Changed Since Freshmen Year: Sierra Stidam and Kane Osgatharp
Most Likely to Succeed: Bailey Van Winkle and Jon Kroeger
Best Smile: Madison Jones and Cole Leighty
Most Talented: Allison Moss, Amelia Woolery and Jon Kroger
Best Shoulder to Cry On: Delia Krueger, Torin Shover, and Trey Wornica

Jake Sisk and Silas Goff have both advanced to the IHSAA Wrestling Semi-State with their finishes in the Regional competition. Jake is advancing with his 4th place finish and Silas is advancing with his 3rd place finish. Congratulations and good luck at Semi-State!
Congratulations to Natalie Bohnert on winning the 200 IM and 100 Backstroke at Sectional competition, broke the school records in both events and will be moving on to the State Finals! Maya Frederick broke the school record in the 500 freestyle event.
Sydney Brooks and Alley Rich signed their letters of intent with Oakland City University to play soccer for the "Mighty Oaks". Congratulations on your playing soccer at the collegiate level.

Pike Central High School
1810 E State Road 56
Petersburg, IN 47567
Fax: 812-354-7138

Mr. Brian Holland

Assistant Principal,
Mrs. Alicia Cornelius

Mrs. Pep Young
812-354-8478 ext. 302

Attendance Office
Mrs. Libby Willis
812-354-8478 ext. 309

Athletic Department
Mr. Billy Hewig
812-354-8478 ext. 317

Athletic Secretary,
Kathy Kixmiller
812-354-8478 ext. 331

Health Services
Mrs. Sonia Rainey
812-354-8478 ext. 310
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