News Articles - January

PHS drama class puppet show

A look at 1st-semester projects

Posted January 30, 2017
Students in several Plymouth High School classes recently gave hands-on demonstrations of what they have learned during the first semester.


 

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Next Fantastic Friday headed to Sunburst

Posted January 30, 2017
The Feb. 17 Fantastic Friday, open to all area students in 4K through eighth grade, will feature tubing at Sunburst Ski Area.


 

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AFS students to talk about their countries

Posted January 30, 2017
AFS foreign-exchange students at Plymouth High School again will share information about their home countries with the public Feb. 12.


 

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PHS announces spring musical

Posted January 30, 2017
Plymouth High School will present “On the Town” – featuring the songs “New York New York,” “Lonely Town” and “I Can Cook Too” – as its spring musical March 2-5.


 

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‘The Visitor,’ Volleyball, Tumbling offered

Posted January 30, 2017
Community Education & Recreation is screening “The Visitor” and offering Tumbling and a Volleyball League this winter.


 

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LTC offering gardening classes at PHS

Posted January 30, 2017
Lakeshore Technical College is offering several agriculture and gardening classes at Plymouth High School this winter.


 

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PHS Peers for Peers brings smiles to exams

Posted January 30, 2017
The Plymouth High School Peers for Peers group spent a night last fall babysitting children of Van Horn Automotive employees so that they could attend their company holiday party. In return, Van Horn gave the group a donation, which members uses to buy items for all PHS students during final exams.


 

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Photos: PHS Winter Band Concert

Posted January 30, 2017
Plymouth High School presented its annual Winter Band Concert on Jan. 23 in the school auditorium.


 

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Photos: PHS boys basketball vs. KML

Posted January 30, 2017
The Plymouth High School boys basketball team lost to Kettle Moraine Lutheran 57-63 on Jan. 12.


 
 

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Engagement Pillar: Schools updating to new calendar, facility system

Posted January 23, 2017
The Plymouth School District soon will be launching a new facility management system, which will provide better event calendars and help groups reserve school rooms and fields.


 

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PHS plans freshman parents info night

Posted January 23, 2017
Parents of incoming freshman for the 2017-18 school year are invited to attend an information night at Plymouth High School on Monday, Jan. 30.


 

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Feb. 16 deadline for many PHS scholarships

Posted January 23, 2017
The deadline is approaching for Plymouth High School seniors to apply for local scholarships, including those administered by the Plymouth Education Foundation.


 

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Plymouth FFA selling fruit, nuts, cheese, meat

Posted January 23, 2017
The Plymouth High School FFA chapter is conducting its annual Fruit and Cheese Sale to raise funds for the program.


 

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PHS Dance Team hosting clinic

Posted January 23, 2017
The Plymouth High School Dance Team is sponsoring a Winter Dance Clinic, which will culminate in a performance during a girls basketball game.


 

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Winter Family Swim dates announced

Posted January 23, 2017
Families are invited to enjoy Saturday Family Swims in the Plymouth High School pool.


 

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Cultural Series, Community Potluck, meditation offered

Posted January 23, 2017
Community Education & Recreation is offering a Cultural Perspectives Series, Seasonal Community Potlucks, and Monthly Meditations this winter.


 

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LTC offering life & leisure classes at PHS

Posted January 23, 2017
Lakeshore Technical College is offering several life and leisure classes at Plymouth High School this winter.


 

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Schools launch can tab collection

Posted January 23, 2017
The community is invited to participate in an ongoing effort by the Plymouth School District to collect can tabs for the Ronald McDonald House.


 

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Riverview sends 7 to Youth Honors Band

Posted January 23, 2017
Seven students from Riverview Middle School participated in the recent Wisconsin Youth Band Directors Association Youth Honors Band.


 

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Seventh-grader wins Riverview Geography Bee

Posted January 23, 2017
Caitlyn Albrecht, a seventh-grader at Riverview Middle School, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee and a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship.


 

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PHS hosting Arabic teacher

Posted January 23, 2017
Plymouth High School again has a visiting Arabic teacher, thanks to the Teachers of Critical Languages program offered through the U.S. Department of State.


 

Jolly Pranksters Holiday Blues Buster Comic Improvisation Show

Photos: Jolly Pranksters

Posted January 23, 2017
The Plymouth High School Jolly Pranksters comedy team presented its free annual Post Holiday Blues Buster Comic Improvisation Show on Jan. 5 in the school amphitheatre.


 

PHS girls versus Berlin basketball action

Photos: Girls basketball vs. Berlin

Posted January 23, 2017
The Plymouth High School girls basketball team defeated Berlin 72-23 on Jan. 13.


 

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January School Board meeting summary

Posted January 23, 2017
The Plymouth School District Board of Education met at 7 p.m. Jan. 17, 2016 in the Plymouth High School Amphitheatre.


 
 

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Extracurriculars Pillar: After-school art class creates murals

Posted January 16, 2017
Mural Masterpieces offers a new after-school opportunity for young students to have fun, be artistic and be a part of a creative team.


 

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Plymouth enrolling 4K students soon

Posted January 16, 2017
The Plymouth School District has announced that its annual 4-year-old kindergarten enrollment will be from Monday, Jan. 23 through Thursday, Jan. 26.


 

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Community invited to school concerts

Posted January 16, 2017
The public is invited to experience the musical talents of students in the Plymouth School District during upcoming winter concerts.


 

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Middle-school wrestling to begin soon

Posted January 16, 2017
Plymouth-area boys and girls in grades five through eight are invited to participate in extracurricular wrestling.


 

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Born to Succeed screening Feb. 3

Posted January 16, 2017
Born to Succeed developmental screenings are being offered soon for children ages six months to 4 years old living in the Plymouth School District.


 

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Cooking Club, Mural Masterpieces begin soon

Posted January 16, 2017
Plymouth School District Community Education and Recreation is offering a Bake-and-Take Cooking Club and more Mural Masterpieces this winter.


 

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LTC offering technology classes at PHS

Posted January 16, 2017
Lakeshore Technical College is offering several technology classes at Plymouth High School this winter.


 

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PHS Student Council adopts family for Christmas

Posted January 16, 2017
For Christmas this year, the Plymouth High School Student Council adopted a family from the Plymouth School District.


 

PHS students perform during Cabaret

Photos: PHS Cabaret

Posted January 16, 2017
Plymouth High School presented its annual Cabaret shows Dec. 22.


 
 

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Academic Pillar: PHS adds Environmental Sustainability class

Posted January 9, 2017
Plymouth High School has added an Environmental Sustainability engineering class this year, which allows students to investigate and design solutions to real-world challenges.


 

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School board candidates file papers

Posted January 9, 2017
Two people are running unopposed for seats on the Plymouth School District Board of Education.


 

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Second-semester Fantastic Fridays set

Posted January 9, 2017
Community Education and Recreation is offering four Fantastic Fridays on no-school days during the second semester.


 

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Woodworking, Crochet, SCUBA and Kayaking offered

Posted January 9, 2017
Community Education and Recreation is offering Woodworking, Crochet, SCUBA and Kayaking this winter.


 

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Wisconsin Singers coming to PHS

Posted January 9, 2017
The Wisconsin Singers, featuring 2015 PHS grad Carter Krzyzaniak and other talented performers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will perform this month at Plymouth High School.


 

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Foundation offering $10,000 in grants

Posted January 9, 2017
The Plymouth Education Foundation will award $10,000 in grants to Plymouth School District staff, as well as to students and/or community members who partner with staff members.


 

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PHS Artifact: Panther costume

Posted January 9, 2017
Plymouth High School has had a panther as its mascot since 1936 and a panther costume since at least 1961, according to research by the Hi-Lights staff.


 
 

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Financial Pillar: State group to consider district-authored resolution

Posted January 2, 2017
When the Wisconsin Association of School Boards has its annual meeting Jan. 18, one of the resolutions it will consider originally was drafted by the Plymouth School District.


 

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PHS students to present original works

Posted January 2, 2017
Plymouth High School students will share original works with the public during “double-bill” performances in January.


 

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Free Family Swim offered Jan. 14

Posted January 2, 2017
Families are invited to enjoy a free Family Swim in the Plymouth High School pool Saturday, Jan. 14.


 

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Gut health, skiing, knitting, swimming offered

Posted January 2, 2017
Community Education and Recreation is offering a new class called Do You Have the Guts, as well as Cross Country Ski, Intro to Knitting, and Child Swim Lessons.


 

Lindsay Baumhardt

Meet the new police liaison officer

Posted January 2, 2017
Lindsay Baumhardt has been named the new police school liaison officer for the Plymouth School District.


 

Jesse Ritka speaks to Parkview students

Meteorologist visits Parkview

Posted January 2, 2017
Parkview Elementary School recently enjoyed a visit from Jesse Ritka, a meteorologist with TMJ4-Milwaukee.


 

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PHS Chess Club helps at Riverview

Posted January 2, 2017
Members of the Plymouth High School Chess Club recently worked with participants of the newly formed Riverview Middle School Chess Club.


 

Anthony Graykowski draws for Riverview students

Photos: Fall classroom guests

Posted January 2, 2017
The following special guests visited Plymouth School District classrooms this fall...


 

Horizon third-graders and pen pals from Generations decorate lunch bags

Photos: December activities

Posted January 2, 2017
Among the classroom and extracurricular activities in December were...


 

PHS students in prom dresses

December School Board meeting summary

Posted January 2, 2017
The Plymouth School District Board of Education met at 7 p.m. Dec. 20, 2016 in the Plymouth High School Amphitheatre.


 
 

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