Announcements

Announcements

For Monday,

April 19

Freshmen, sophomores, and juniors please be on the lookout for the Student Council officer elections ballot that were sent out today via your student email. This is an opportunity for you to choose the best Student Council officers for the next school year. So, make sure to cast your vote by Thursday.

Senior Night in Vegas, Baby! Tickets are on sale now for seniors and are available in the Welcome Center! The weather is looking a little chilly on Saturday so we are coming up with great ways to keep you warm and able to enjoy this event. An email will be sent to all seniors who have purchased a ticket with more information about rapid testing, how we will keep you warm, and other Senior Night details. Please reach out to Mrs. Smith-Moore at [email protected] if you have any questions. 

You talkin’ to me? Film Discussion Club will be meeting tomorrow at 3:30 to discuss Taxi Driver. Don’t miss out on this discussion as the club dives into themes, debate, and an overall good time. Contact Mustafa Hayat or Tryggvi Thorhallsson for the meet link.

Garden Club meets Thursday outside in the Community Garden from 3:00-4:00, weather permitting. Wear a mask and help the crew clean out the flower beds around the garden and hang up mason bee houses and pinwheels. All students are welcome!

Donations: Do you have any old clothes or shoes that you would be willing to get rid of? The Ark-For-Youth is a place that houses children whose parents aren’t able to take care of them, and they are currently in need of some donations from sizes Youth Medium to Adult XL. To donate, there is a green bin in the vestibule; you can collect from your friends and family too for more service hours! Donations Contact Eric Fernandez or Mason Teachman with any questions.

From your Athletic Department: @PCMustangSports on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and pcmustangsports.com

Saturday, May 1 is the Sophie Strong Softball game, honoring our dear friend, Sophie Varney. You can purchase a T-Shirt on the softball Instagram page @pcsoftballmustangs. All proceeds will go to the Chad Tough Foundation, supporting finding a cure for DIPG. With every order $5.00 will be donated to Chad Tough Foundation in Sophie’s name and orders will be shipped directly to your home.

Track & Field News: Congratulations to the boys and girls track and field teams for winning the Lakeview Invitational on Friday. Great job to all.

Portage Women’s Lacrosse Varsity team had a great day on Saturday.  Congratulate them for their wins against Northview 11-1 and Grand Haven 8-1! Come out and cheer them on this week at Huskey Stadium.  Tuesday: JV vs. Rockford at 5:30 followed by  Varsity vs. Vicksburg at 7:00 and Wednesday they both face Mattawan,  JV at 5:30 followed by Varsity at 7:00. Admission is only $3.00 for students.

And now it is time for PCTV.  Check out the link here: https://youtu.be/dnhkzeg_fgc

Announcements

For Tuesday,

April 20

If you haven’t already, freshmen, sophomores, and juniors, please take time to cast your vote for the 2021-22 Student Council officers. You can locate the ballot in your student email. Information regarding the student representative election will follow shortly after the conclusion of this officer election. Stay tuned!

Senior Night in Vegas, Baby! Tickets are on sale now for seniors and are available in the Welcome Center! An email will be sent to all seniors who have purchased a ticket with more information about rapid testing and other Senior Night details. Please reach out to Mrs. Smith-Moore at [email protected] if you have any questions. 

The first AP Government exam review session will be held Friday from 9:00-11:00 online. To get the Google Meet link, see a schedule of future review sessions, or ask questions about the AP Government Exam, join our Google Classroom with the code RDQ3RPM.

Do you have any clothes or shoes that you would be willing to donate? The Ark is a place that provides a safe place for children who are not able to live at home for various reasons, and they are currently in need of some donations from sizes Youth Medium to Adult XL. To donate, there is a green bin in the vestibule; you can collect it from your friends and family too for more service hours! Donations Contact Eric Fernandez or Mason Teachman with any questions.

GSA friends and allies: GSA meets after school tomorrow from 2:50-3:50. You can join them either in Mr. Baas’ room (2110) or through the google meet. Message Mr. Baas if you need the meet link. They will be planning their events for the rest of the school year–all are welcome! 

The Environmental Club hosts a scavenger hunt Thursday at the Celery Flats and a prize for the winners. Meet at the Welcome Center at 3:00 Thursday to get the details, and dress for the weather.

After the success of their meeting with Ms. Debora Goodenow from NASA, Enterprise ‘21 is back, this time with an exploration of professions in the medical field. On Thursday this week at 3:15, Emily Miley, a presenter from Bronson Healthcare, will be discussing careers in medicine. For more information on this opportunity, please contact Mrs. Laurencig, Julia Colarossi, or Ann Yang. 

The Ginsburg Society is hosting a meeting with Christine Morse to learn about her journey into politics. Join them on Friday at 4:00. Ask Maddie Strauss or Sonya Koenig for the link.

From your Athletic Department: @PCMustangSports on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and pcmustangsports.com

Last night your JV soccer team remained undefeated in the season with a 5-0 victory over Lakeshore, and the Varsity tied 0-0.  Come support your teams on Wednesday at home when they take on rival Mattawan.

Announcements

For Wednesday,

April 21

It’s the last day to cast your vote for the 2021-22 Student Council officer elections. Check your student email for the ballot and make your voice heard! Information regarding the student representative election will follow shortly after the conclusion of this officer election. Stay tuned!

Senior Night in Vegas, Baby! Tickets are on sale now for seniors and are available in the Welcome Center! An email will be sent to all seniors who have purchased a ticket with more information about rapid testing and other Senior Night details. Please reach out to Mrs. Smith-Moore at [email protected] if you have any questions. 

Just a reminder that all those taking an AP test this year that all AP tests will be taken online at home in Session 3.  Please look go to www.portagecentralexams.com  and click on the Updated AP Information Tab for digital testing directions.  There are some steps to do prior to testing and to make sure you are prepared for your AP tests.  A copy of the most up to date IB and AP test schedule is linked on that page as well.  

The AP Government exam review session is Friday from 9:00-11:00 online. To get the Google Meet link, see a schedule of future review sessions, or ask questions about the AP Government Exam, join the Google Classroom with the code RDQ3RPM.

The Day of Kindness is coming, and they are looking for some help from you. Show your kindness and please fill out the form in the announcements on the website if you would like to be involved with the special day. 

The Ark is currently in need of some donations from sizes Youth Medium to Adult XL. To donate, there is a green bin in the vestibule; you can collect it from your friends and family too for more service hours! Donations Contact Eric Fernandez or Mason Teachman with any questions.

GSA friends and allies: GSA meets after school today from 2:50-3:50. You can join them either in Mr. Baas’ room (2110) or through the google meet. Message Mr. Baas if you need the meet link. 

Gamers Club is canceled for today.  Sorry for the inconvenience.   

Pickleball Club is canceled today due to the weather.

Calling all car enthusiasts!  PC’s car enthusiast club, Overdrive, is meeting tomorrow, from 3:30 to 4:30.  They will be starting the meeting in room 1130, and then they will move to the parking lot to give Ms. Salisbury some tips on how to trick her ride. You can find the link in the announcements if you’d like to attend the virtual meeting. Virtual Link

The Environmental Club meets at the Welcome Center tomorrow at 3:00 for a scavenger hunt. Make sure to dress for the weather.

Garden Club meets tomorrow outside in the Community Garden from 3:00-4:00, weather permitting. All students are welcome!

Enterprise ‘21 meets tomorrow at 3:15. For more information on this opportunity, please contact Mrs. Laurencig, Julia Colarossi, or Ann Yang. 

Philosophy Club – Do you wish to be one of PC’s spectacular legends who will participate in the very last philosophy club meeting this year!? If so, please join them this Friday from 12:00-1:00! Thought-provoking questions and a great conversation will be provided. Contact Asad Khan or Mrs. Lavasseur for the meet link.

The Ginsburg Society is meeting Friday at 4:00. Ask Maddie Strauss or Sonya Koenig for the link.

From your Athletic Department: @PCMustangSports on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and pcmustangsports.com

Saturday, May 1, is the Sophie Strong Softball game, honoring our dear friend, Sophie Varney. You can purchase a T-Shirt on the softball Instagram page @pcsoftballmustangs.With every order $5.00 will go to the Chad Tough Foundation, supporting finding a cure for DIPG. Orders will be shipped directly to your home.

Congratulations to the Boys Lacrosse Team on their 9-7 victory over Pennfield last night.

Announcements

For Thursday,

April 22

Senior Night is almost here! Seniors – if you purchased a ticket for Senior Night on Saturday, you should have received an email to your school account. If you did not receive this, please let Mrs. Smith-Moore know ASAP. The last day to buy tickets is tomorrow at 3:00, so hurry and get yours today in the Welcome Center. No tickets will be sold at the door. Viva Las Vegas! 

The AP Government exam review session is tomorrow from 9:00-11:00 online. To get the Google Meet link, see a schedule of future review sessions, or ask questions about the AP Government Exam, join their Google Classroom with the code RDQ3RPM.

The Day of Kindness is coming, and the team is looking for some help from you. Show your kindness by filling out the form in the announcements on the website to be involved with this special day. 

The Ark is currently in need of some donations of clothes from sizes Youth Medium to Adult XL. To donate, there is a green bin in the vestibule. For more information contact Eric Fernandez or Mason Teachman with any questions.

The Environmental Club meets today at the Welcome Center at 3:00 for a scavenger hunt. Make sure to dress for the weather.

Philosophy Club – Join the Philosophy Club tomorrow from 12:00-1:00 for the very last meeting of the year! Contact Asad Khan or Mrs. Lavasseur for the meet link.

Garden Club meets after school today outside in the Community Garden from 3:00-4:00, weather permitting. All students are welcome!

Enterprise ‘21 meets today at 3:15. For more information on this opportunity, please contact Mrs. Laurencig, Julia Colarossi, or Ann Yang. 

PC’s car enthusiast club, Overdrive, meets today, from 3:30 to 4:30.  They are starting in room 1130, and then moving to the parking lot. You can find the link in the announcements if you’d like to attend the virtual meeting. 

The Ginsburg Society meets tomorrow at 4:00. Ask Maddie Strauss or Sonya Koenig for the link.

From your Athletic Department: @PCMustangSports on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and pcmustangsports.com

Saturday, May 1, is the Sophie Strong Softball game, honoring our dear friend, Sophie Varney. You can purchase a T-Shirt on the softball Instagram page @pcsoftballmustangs.With every order $5.00 will go to the Chad Tough Foundation supporting finding a cure for DIPG. Orders will be shipped directly to your home.

Come on out to the tennis courts today where our Lady Mustangs battle rival Huskies at 4:00!!

Your  Girls Soccer Teams continued their successful run last night against Mattawan. Varsity won 3-0, and JV won 3-1. Great job, Mustangs!

The weather may have been pretty cold, but Portage Women’s Lacrosse varsity was on fire the last two nights!  Yesterday they brought the heat to our local rival Mattawan and walked away with a final score of 19-2. Tuesday, they came out with a victory against Vicksburg, outscoring them 24-2.  Congratulate them for their wins! 

Announcements

For Friday,

No Announcements on Fridays