FACES of the Future now on display
Congratulations to our 32 super seniors!
The F.A.C.E. (Fraternity for Academic and Civic Excellence) is sponsored by Visual Photography. Each year seniors are nominated for this honor by the counselors. The students must have both an excellent academic record and be involved in the community. Learn more at the virtual exhibit on the Visual Photography website.
First 6 students/staff to send in your picture with a banned book (and permission to display picture on the website), win one of our very special READSTRICTED buttons. See my picture example on the right. Send your picture to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stop by the library and identify the title of one of our banned books on display and win a READSTRICTED Bookmark.
Check out the list of most READSTRICTED titles from 2014.
Seniors: Having trouble printing your infographic?
Click here and scroll to highlighted yellow instructions. Please let us know if you need more help.
New Subscription Database : Testing & Education Reference Center
This Gale database includes 2 sample AP tests for each course, SAT/ACT practice tests, ASVAB practice tests, resume & cover letter preparation tips and assorted other test preparation materials (cosmetology, firefighter, postal, etc.). There is a college search feature and scholarship search which matches possible scholarships with your individual profile. Login with the username and password on the back of your ID Card.
'The Book Was Better' reads Stardust by Neil Gaiman
This year's book group is themed around reading young adult books that have been turned into movies. Any interested students or staff are encouraged to join us. We are starting off our reading year with Stardust by Neil Gaiman. We have 10 copies of the book available to interested readers. The book discussion session is scheduled for Thu. Oct. 8 at lunch in the library workroom.
Try Print Friendly. Copy and paste the URL to the webpage you want to print and it reformats to a printable version. You can adjust the font sizes and delete paragraphs as well. Try it with CNN.com articles.
Tutoring available afterschool.
We have tutors ready to help you in all your PHS courses.
Make this your best year ever at PHS.
Are you in CSF, NSF or PC? Do you need tutoring hours? Consider becoming a library tutor. You need to commit to one hour, one day a week for the semester. We will keep track of your hours and write you a letter of appreciation indication total hours served at the end of the semester.
Sign up to tutor at the library Thu. or Fri. Tutoring will begin on Monday, Aug. 31.
Much to our surprise, the news of our opening early leaked out.