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Homecoming Dance - Friday, November 21st 6:30pm to 9:30pm

The 2015 Homecoming Dance will be held this Friday, November 21st from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.  Tickets will be sold during lunch.  Each class advisor also have tickets for sale.  A parent permission form is required to purchase tickets.  Forms are available in the office, during lunch and from advisors.  Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned at the dance. 

Spirit Week Activities : SHOW YOUR PANTHER PRIDE

Friday will kick off Spirit Week, we will have hall decorating immediately after school in the main hallway - all students are encouraged to participate. The Annual Homecoming Dance is also on Friday from 6:30pm-9:30pm. This year's theme's for spirit week : Mismatch Monday, Favorite Jersey Tuesday, and Blue and Gold Wednesday. The  PowderPuff Game will be held at Falcon Field on Tuesday at 5pm, Pep Rally will be held on Wednesday during school.  Thanksgiving morning The Stoddard Bowl will be at Falcon Field starting at 10:30am.  Come cheer on our athletes as they play Maloney in this cross town rival game.  Let's keep the Stoddard Bowl Trophy on the Westside!

College Planning Night - Thursday, November 20, 6pm - 7pm

College Planning Night for seniors and their parents/guardians on Thursday, November 20, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. 

 

Dan LaRosa Comedy Hypnosis Show - Thursday, November 20, 7pm

The Platt Performing Arts Boosters will be sponsoring the Dan LaRosa Comedy Hypnosis Show on Thursday, November 20th 7pm at Lincoln Middle School's auditorium. Imagine.Watching friends on stage performing like a famous rock star, seeing classmates believe and act like they are only 5 years old, laughing as teachers forget how to count to 10, how to clap their hands, and even how to say their own names... Sound incredible? Then we urge you to get your tickets now to one of the most astounding and funny performances you will ever see! We hope you’ll join us for a very special night out and help support our Performing Arts students. Tickets are only $10, available at the Platt office, JC Music, Hancock’s Pharmacy, www.brownpapertickets.com, or at the door. Arrive at 6:30 to see students perform some musical and drama selections.

Illiano Fundraiser - Monday, November 24th

The Platt High School Performing Arts Boosters will hold a fundraiser at Illiano's Ristorante on Monday, November 24th from 10:30am to 10:00pm. Illiano's will generously donate 10% of the total sales (excluding deliveries) to the Boosters to help support student arts activities at Platt High School. Dine in or take out...tell your friends and family! Thank you in advance for your support.  

Financial Aid Night - Tuesday, December 9th,  6:30pm - 7:30pm

Financial Aid Information Night for Seniors and their parents/guardians will be held on Tuesday, December 9th, 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. All Seniors and their parents are encouraged to attend this important evening.

Effective November 1st : New Student Registration Location Update

All new students must register in our Central Registration Office Municipal Building located at 165 Miller Street Meriden, CT 06450 Open Monday - Friday 8am to 4pm  Telephone : 203-235-1507 

Attention Seniors - Order your Yearbook Now.

The Platt High School yearbook is now on sale for $60.00.  After December 20th, the price changes to $70.00.  You can order on line at YBPay.lifetouch.com with yearbook ID Code : 8273315.  You can also pay by check or cash to Mrs. DiPace in Room 215.  Any question contact Mrs. DiPace at maureen.dipace@meridenk12.org.

Developing Tomorrow's Professionals Meet at Aqua Turf

Developing Tomorrow's Professionals, a mentoring program for young men of color, honored Platt High School's 2014 members Jeffrey Morales-Rosario, Maleek Myers, Edwin Roman, Edyn Zapata, and Joseph Mwamba on September 26th at The Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville.  Platt's own Maleek Myers addressed the over 200 in attendance to talk about his experience in DTP.

PHS Junior Nathan Remillard Selected into the National Honors Choir

Congratulations to Nathan Remillard for being selected into the 2014 National Honors Choir! After nearly an entire year of preparation and rehearsal, Nathan will fly out to Nashville, TN in October to do what no panther has every done before - sing in the All National Honors Choir and perform at the National Music conference! Thank you for making Platt proud!

 

Mr. Thomas Wodatch - 2014 Platt High School Teacher of the Year

Mr. Wodatch's accomplishments are truly an inspiration for all students and teachers. Please join the Platt family in congratulating Mr. Wodatch on this very prestigious and well-deserved award! 

PHS Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

Congratulations to the 2014 PHS Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees. Honorees include Coach Dan Barillaro, Kelly Roman, Michelle Cooley, Kyle Cooney, Luis Murillo Jr, and the 1989 Girls Basketball Team. Congratulations to this year inductees!

Platt Students win Student Voices in Education Reform.  Watch Video Here

Meriden Awarded Nellie Mae Foundation Grant

We are thrilled to announce that the Meriden Public Schools has received a 20-month - $450,000 grant from the Nellie Mae Education Foundation to help redesign our high school learning environments!  Meriden was selected as one of seven districts in New England through this highly competitive grant process.  Together, we will be working to create blended learning environments that embrace online, student-centered and experiential learning.  This highly prestigious award recognizes the commitment and dedication of our high school staffs, district leaders, and supportive Board of Education. http://www.meridenk12.org/Schools/High_Schools/Student-Centered-Learning/

Fox News Features Platt High School  - Bring Your Own Device 

*** Platt Students and Teacher on Radio Discussing "BYOD"  - Click here to hear the interview ***

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