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Daily Message

WALTER PANAS HIGH SCHOOL DAILY MESSAGE

Through December 22, 2022:
Are you interested in global issues, fostering debate skills, and building up your resume for college applications? Model UN is the club for you! Join us every Thursday in room 106. If you have any questions, see Declan White or Mrs. Bauer-Lamport to learn more! 

For the Month of September:
 
Back by popular demand Little Caesars makes the start of the school year just a bit easier on hectic schedules.  Pizza and desert are delivered right to your door. Every penny earned goes right back into the school to support our teachers and students.  For fast and easy ordering scan the QR code with your camera phone (flyers will be placed on bulletin boards throughout the school) and a pop up order form will appear.  Or if you prefer click on this link to place an order through 10/1/22: https://fundraising.littlecaesars.com/fundraisers/support/9dfd1081-bab2-44c1-ae35-94d95e5f334e

EVERY THURSDAY:
Attention Panas Family! Wear your blue and gold tomorrow to show your school spirit! Spirit Fridays everyone! 

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9/28/2022 ... "E" Day
Attention all Journalists...are you interested in writing for the school newspaper?  Please attend the Journalism Club meeting on Thursday, September 29 at 2:05 in the Library.  New members are always welcome.  Please speak with Mrs. Cerone if you have any questions.


9/23/2022 ... "D" Day
Attention Students: Volunteers are needed for the Irish Fest in Peekskill, tomorrow, Saturday, September 24th from 11am to 3pm.  More information is available in the School Counseling Google Classroom.


Attention:  Seniors: College rep visits are beginning Wednesday, September 28th.  If you plan on attending a college rep visit during the school day, you must register through Naviance no later than one day in advance of the scheduled visit. This is a first come, first served registration. College rep visits are usually held in the School Counseling/Guidance Office.  Passes are required from your teacher first before visiting.

Boys Soccer Senior Celebration Saturday 11am vs. Gorton at home.

The National Honor Society will be doing face painting at this weeks homecoming game! Bring $1 to the game to show your school spirit by getting your face painted by the students of NHS!

Homecoming week is here! T-shirts are $20 and will be sold in the cafe during lunch periods! Thank you for supporting the class of 2023 and GO PANAS!

Attention all Journalists...are you interested in writing for the school newspaper?  Please attend the Journalism Club meeting on Thursday, September 29 at 2:05 in the Library.  New members are always welcome.  Please speak with Mrs. Cerone if you have any questions.

The District Youth Council needs another 9th grade rep. The DYC is a group that meets four times a year with administration and Board members to discuss issues of concern and brainstorm solutions. All 9th graders that are interested should see Mrs. Gizzo in the Principal's office for an application. As a reminder, applications are due back to Mrs. Gizzo today, September 23nd. 

The class of 2025 will be selling blue and gold beads today and tomorrow! Stop by room 400 or see a class of 2025 officer to purchase! Show your school spirit tomorrow for blue and gold day! 



9/22/2022 ... "C" Day
Are you interested in Politics or Global Affairs? Do you enjoy finding solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems? Model UN may be the club for you! Model UN will be having its first meeting today after school in room 106.

This is a reminder that there is debate after school today in the library.

The District Youth Council needs another 9th grade rep. The DYC is a group that meets four times a year with administration and Board members to discuss issues of concern and brainstorm solutions. All 9th graders that are interested should see Mrs. Gizzo in the Principal's office for an application. As a reminder, applications are due back to Mrs. Gizzo tomorrow, September 23nd.

The class of 2025 will be selling blue and gold beads today and tomorrow! Stop by room 400 or see a class of 2025 officer to purchase! Show your school spirit tomorrow for blue and gold day! 

Big test for boys soccer today as we face off against undefeated TappanZee.  Get out and support the boys at a 4:30 start at home.

The girls varsity volleyball team won yesterday, Wednesday, Sept 21, against Nyack.  The Varsity team is currently undefeated (6-0).

Congratulations to the Varsity and JV girls volleyball teams on their big win against Nyack.

Attention all Journalists...are you interested in writing for the school newspaper?  Please attend the Journalism Club meeting on Thursday, September 29 at 2:05 in the Library.  New members are always welcome.  Please speak with Mrs. Cerone if you have any questions. 

There will be a spirit committee meeting Thurs after school in room 221.  All are welcome.

Attention all students who feel one way or another about poetry.  Please come to the first meeting of this student-led club: the Live Poets' Society.  We discuss, create, share and learn to feel comfortable with this sometimes intimidating literary art form.  If you have ever felt intrigued or confused by poetry, this is the club for you!  The first meeting will be held in Room 101 on Thursday, September 22nd.  All are welcomed.  Be encouraged to bring a friend!

The National Honor Society will be doing face painting at this weeks homecoming game! Bring $1 to the game to show your school spirit by getting your face painted by the students of NHS!

Homecoming week is here! T-shirts are $20 and will be sold in the cafe during lunch periods! Thank you for supporting the class of 2023 and GO PANAS!

Attention Musicians!  If you like to write, sing, or play music, come share your ideas at the Musician's Spot Club! All skill levels welcome. The first meeting will take place on Thursday, in Room 401 after school.

Do you love animals and want to help?  The Paws to the Rescue Club will be having an interest meeting Thursday at 2pm in room 227. Hope to see you there!!!



9/21/2022 ... "B" Day
The Environmental Club is meeting today after school in room 312.

Attention:  Seniors:  The School Counseling/Guidance Office will hold its Senior College Night, tonight, 7pm in the Lakeland High School auditorium.  This is an essential program for both students and parents since it relates to the college application process. 

Attention:  Seniors:  If you plan on attending a college rep visit during the school day, you must register through Naviance no later than one day in advance of the scheduled visit. This is a first come, first served registration. College rep visits are usually held in the School Counseling/Guidance office and will begin on Wednesday, September 28th.

Do you love animals and want to help?  The Paws to the Rescue Club will be having an interest meeting Thursday at 2pm in room 227.
Hope to see you there!!!

Attention all students who feel one way or another about poetry.  Please come to the first meeting of this student-led club: the Live Poets' Society.  We discuss, create, share and learn to feel comfortable with this sometimes intimidating literary art form.  If you have ever felt intrigued or confused by poetry, this is the club for you!  The first meeting will be held in Room 101 on Thursday, September 22nd.  All are welcomed.  Be encouraged to bring a friend!

The next meeting of the Philosophy Club will take place in Room 101 after school on Wednesday, September 21st.  We had a great turnout last week.  Hopefully even more people will feel compelled to come!

"DO GOOD, FEEL GOOD"  Community Service Club will be meeting THIS THURSDAY 9/22 in Room 212 with Mrs. Jankowski.  Come help us plan or just volunteer to help at events.

Mandatory Science National Honor Society meeting for seniors on Wednesday after school in room 311. Check classroom and remind for more info.

The Panas Players Audition Workshops scheduled for Tuesday, 9/20, and Wednesday, 9/22, have been canceled.  Please listen out for more information regarding rescheduling them at a later date.

Homecoming week is here! T-shirts are $20 and will be sold in the cafe during lunch periods! Thank you for supporting the class of 2023 and GO PANAS!

The National Honor Society will be doing face painting at this weeks homecoming game! Bring $1 to the game to show your school spirit by getting your face painted by the students of NHS!

Attention Spanish Honor Society Candidates, Please remember to sign up for our Google Classroom and our Remind for the year. Both codes are listed on the invitation that you received last week.  Application and T-shirt money are due to Mrs. MacDougall in room 223 by Wednesday, 9/21.  ¡gracias!

Attention Spanish Honor Society Candidates, this brief meeting will be held on Thursday, 9/22 in room 223 at 2:05.  

Great job Rebels Cross Country on their outstanding performance at the Regis Invitational at Van Cortlandt Park this past Saturday. On the girls side, Lily Day, Lark Fetherston, Olivia Mekeel, and Layla Collazo all placed and medaled. On the boys side, Bobby Mayclim, Travis Murphy, and Max Fitzgerald all raced extremely well. Bobby Mayclim ran 2.5 miles in 12 minutes and 56 seconds. Bobby ran the 10th fastest time for high schoolers in the last 15 years! Congratulations everyone!!!!


9/20/2022 ... "A" Day
The Panas Players Audition Workshops scheduled for Tuesday, 9/20, and Wednesday, 9/22, have been canceled.  Please listen out for more information regarding rescheduling them at a later date.

Just a reminder that this week is SPIRIT WEEK in anticipation of our fall pep rally and homecoming game on Friday.  We will be following a PLC/Pep Rally bell schedule on Friday, with a 1 p.m. start time for the pep rally which will be held outside on the football field.  Below are the spirit days for this week.  Show your Panas Pride and dress up!!  Please also encourage your students to participate in spirit week days.  A detailed pep rally schedule of events will be sent later in the week. 
Spirit week: Music Monday ... Tropical Tuesday ... USA Wednesday ... Denim Thursday ... Blue & Gold Friday

Good Morning Seniors! Please remember to check the Class of 2023 google classroom and vote for your homecoming King & Queen! Voting will close Wednesday, September 21st!

The Estamos Unidos club is a community service club that promotes hispanic culture and provides support to our local community. Please join us for our first meeting of the year on Tuesday 9/20 after school in room 223.  We will be working on our activity for Hispanic heritage month. ¡gracias!

The National Honor Society will be doing face painting at this weeks homecoming game! Bring $1 to the game to show your school spirit by getting your face painted by the students of NHS!

Attention Spanish Honor Society Candidates, this brief meeting will be held on Thursday, 9/22 in room 223 at 2:05.  

Attention Spanish Honor Society Candidates, Please remember to sign up for our Google Classroom and our Remind for the year. Both codes are listed on the invitation that you received last week.  Application and T-shirt money are due to Mrs. MacDougall in room 223 by Wednesday, 9/21.  ¡gracias!

"DO GOOD, FEEL GOOD"  Community Service Club will be meeting THIS THURSDAY 9/22 in Room 212 with Mrs. Jankowski.  Come help us plan or just volunteer to help at events.

Mandatory Science National Honor Society meeting for seniors on Wednesday after school in room 311. Check classroom and remind for more info.

Homecoming week is here! T-shirts are $20 and will be sold in the cafe during lunch periods! Thank you for supporting the class of 2023 and GO PANAS!

Attention:  Seniors  The School Counseling/Guidance Office will hold its Senior College Night, Wednesday, September 21st, 7pm in the Lakeland High School auditorium.  This is an essential program for both students and parents since it relates to the college application process.

Attention:  Seniors  If you plan on attending a college rep visit during the school day, you must register through Naviance no later than one day in advance of the scheduled visit. This is a first come, first served registration. College rep visits are usually held in the School Counseling/Guidance office and will begin on Wednesday, September 28th.


9/19/2022 ... "F" Day
The Panas Players Audition Workshops scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday have been canceled.  Please listen out for more information regarding rescheduling them at a later date.

Attention:  Seniors  The School Counseling/Guidance Office will hold its Senior College Night, Wednesday, September 21st, 7pm in the Lakeland High School auditorium.  This is an essential program for both students and parents since it relates to the college application process.

Attention:  Seniors  If you plan on attending a college rep visit during the school day, you must register through Naviance no later than one day in advance of the scheduled visit. This is a first come, first served registration. College rep visits are usually held in the School Counseling/Guidance office and will begin on Wednesday, September 28th.

Just a reminder that this week is SPIRIT WEEK in anticipation of our fall pep rally and homecoming game on Friday.  We will be following a PLC/Pep Rally bell schedule on Friday, with a 1 p.m. start time for the pep rally which will be held outside on the football field.  Below are the spirit days for this week.  Show your Panas Pride and dress up!!  Please also encourage your students to participate in spirit week days.  A detailed pep rally schedule of events will be sent later in the week.  Spirit week: Music Monday ... Tropical Tuesday ... USA Wednesday ... Denim Thursday ... Blue & Gold Friday

Attention Spanish Honor Society Candidates, Please remember to sign up for our Google Classroom and our Remind for the year. Both codes are listed on the invitation that you received last week.  Application and T-shirt money are due to Mrs. MacDougall in room 223 by Wednesday, 9/21.  ¡gracias!  

Attention Spanish Honor Society Candidates, this meeting has been changed to Thursday, 9/22 in room 223 at 2:05 (was originally Wednesday).

Calling all gamers! The eSports and D&D Club will be meeting after school, this Monday, in room 315.  If you like to play video games or tabletop games, come on down and check us out!

"DO GOOD, FEEL GOOD"  Community Service Club will be meeting THIS THURSDAY 9/22 in Room 212 with Mrs. Jankowski.  Come help us plan or just volunteer to help at events.

The Estamos Unidos club is a community service club that promotes hispanic culture and provides support to our local community. Please join us for our first meeting of the year on Tuesday 9/20 after school in room 223.  We will be working on our activity for Hispanic heritage month. 
¡gracias!

Science NHS is holding a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, September 21, in room 311.

The National Honor Society will be doing face painting at this weeks homecoming game! Bring $1 to the game to show your school spirit by getting your face painted by the students of NHS!

Good Morning Seniors! Please remember to check the Class of 2023 google classroom and vote for your homecoming King & Queen! Voting will close Wednesday, September 21st!

Mandatory Science National Honor Society meeting for seniors on Wednesday after school in room 311. Check classroom and remind for more info

There will be an interest meeting for the Alliance Club Today at 2:05 in room 214 Alliance is a positive space to be yourself, where ALL students feel welcome and supported, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Homecoming week is here! T-shirts are $20 and will be sold in the cafe during lunch periods! Thank you for supporting the class of 2023 and GO PANAS!