As a unique, independent academy, Pinkerton Academy's mission is to strive to ensure the growth of all students in a challenging, respectful, and collaborative environment. The Academy fosters a student-centered community with purposefully designed, interactive and relevant learning opportunities.

Monday, October 15, 2018

College Visits:

10/15/2018 B School Counseling Office Plymouth State University
10/15/2018 C School Counseling Office Plymouth State University
10/15/2018 H School Counseling Office Tufts University
10/16/2018 B School Counseling Office Marist College
10/16/2018 C School Counseling Office Verto Education (GAP YEAR OPPORTUNITIES)
10/16/2018 H School Counseling Office Mitchell College

Off-Campus Parking-This is a reminder

Parking at:

Hood Commons Plaza, Citizens Plaza, Fieldstone Terrace, Sun View Condominiums or any other surrounding lots without permission, is not allowed.

 The management at these locations will have your vehicle towed at your expense.

Towing is expensive! $$$

FBLA-Food Drive

FBLA is holding a food drive and would like everyone to donate food items.  Non-perishable items can be left in each office around campus as well as room 5225, just drop them in the bucket provided.

Prizes will be given to those who donate the most.

VEX Robotics Club-Tuesdays & Thursdays

The VEX Robotics Club will meet on Tuesday and Thursdays in room 4202 right after school, located in the Annex building.  If you like working with your hands and building things the VEX Robotics Club is for you. They are in the process of forming six teams. See Mr. Biron for more information.

Register To Vote!

Students who are 18 or will be by November 6th and are from Chester and Derry have the opportunity to register to vote starting today in the senior café during lunches.

DECA-Mon., 10/15

The best business club is back at it with their second meeting of the year! Come to the DECA meeting after school in Room 40 -- right next to the underclassmen cafe-- to discuss our plans for the states competition and the opportunities we have for the next few weeks. Thank you and we hope to see you there!

Design Club-Mon., 10/15

Design Club will meet on Monday after school in room 514. All are welcome!

 

Dance Club-Mon., 10/15

Dance Club will meet every Monday after school from 2:30- 3:30 in the Black Box Theater-room 502.  New members are always welcome.

 

Spanish Program-Tues., 10/16

There will be an important planning meeting for Elementary Spanish Program Tuesday after school in room 58.  Please be there as this will be for the first meeting with your students.

 

Pinkerton Ski Club-Tues., 10/16

Are you a skier or snowboarder or have you ever wanted to learn how to ski or snowboard?  Then come join the Pinkerton Ski Club, previously known as the Gunstock Ski Program & Mogul Monsters.  Come to the informational meeting on Tuesday, October 16th from 2:30-3:30 in the Academy Building Lecture Hall.  Please see Mr. O'Neil, Mr. Frank, or Mr. Konstant for more information.  

Intramural Weightlifting

Intramural weightlifting will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 16th at 2:20 in the field house weight room. An intramural card is required. Permission forms can be obtained in the Athletic Director's office. Stop by to see Mr. Dion in room 438 if you have questions. 

 

Mindfulness Club

Are you interested in looking for ways to be calm, stress-free and positive? Do you want to learn how to manage your stress in a calm and peaceful way? The Mindfulness Club is for YOU! The Mindfulness Club will help all students learn how to meditate to help with anxiety and stress in everyday life, and how to use mindfulness techniques to improve focus, learning, sleeping, eating and more! If you are interested in this club, join Ethan on Thursday, October 18th at 2:30 pm in the Workout room of the Field House. During this meeting, we will be working on awareness of breath, heartbeat, and different forms of mindfulness. See you there! Have a happy day

 

Pinkerton Players-Radium Girls

Pinkerton Players will perform Radium Girls next Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Stockbridge Theatre.  Tickets are $10 online and $12 at the door.

 

Pinkerton Nurses

A reminder from your Pinkerton Nurses - 

Permission for ibuprofen and Tylenol administration at school must be renewed each academic year, signed by a parent or guardian.

If you are not sure you have one on file, please consider submitting a new one.  

Directions for finding the form on our website:  Pinkerton Academy, Campus Offices, Health Services, Forms, over-the Counter Medicine Permission. 

Seniors-Academy Plan

Seniors, who have study A or H and would like to arrive late or leave early, you may qualify for the Senior Academy Plan. See the home page of PA’s website under: Info for Senior Class Academy Plan. Stop by the senior office for more information.