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The Patrick Henry Music Department is selling tickets for the Annual Christmas Cabaret. The theme this year is “The Christmas Express.” Cabaret will be held on Saturday, December 10th at 7:00 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. The Band, Choir, Encore!, Jazz Band, Alumni Band/Chorus and soloists will all be performing. Tickets are $8.00 each and will be sold in the high school office daily.

Email sbley@phpatriots.org if you would like to participate in the alumni band or chorus.

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Preschool Parent Training

The NWOESC will be hosting a free Parent Training session for preschool parents in the preschool classroom at Patrick Henry Elementary School on Monday, December 12th from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. See the attached flyer for more information.
                     Preschool Parent Training Flyer

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2016 Momentum Awards

The Ohio State Board of Education has granted Patrick Henry Local School District and the Middle School the 2016 Momentum Award. The Momentum Award recognizes schools for exceeding expectations in student growth for the year by having received A’s on every value-added measure included on the 2016 Ohio School Report Cards.

There are 609 public school districts in the state. Patrick Henry was one of 54 school districts that received the Momentum Award, which is less than 9% of the school districts in the state. Likewise, our Middle School was one of a small percentage of schools to receive the Momentum Award. 

(Staff Picture is courtesy of Christine Bostelman.)




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Distinguished Alumni Award

The Patrick Henry Community Foundation is currently seeking nominations to honor past graduates of Patrick Henry High School with a Distinguished Alumni Award. Our district has a rich and storied history of graduates who lead very successful lives and careers. The Foundation's objective is to recognize at least one outstanding alumnus per year. If you know an alumnus who would be worthy of this nomination please fill out a form which can be found on the PH website (below or on the Patrick Henry Community Foundation page) or at the Deshler/Hamler libraries and in each of the school offices. Please return nominations to the high school office by January 1, 2017.

Distinguished Alumni Award Form

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PH Named Healthy Company

Patrick Henry Schools is proud to announce national recognition as one of the Healthiest Companies in America by Interactive Health, a national leader known for its personalized wellness solutions.  Patrick Henry Schools is one of 154 companies across the country being recognized for helping employees make significant and sometimes life-saving changes to improve their health. This is the second consecutive year Patrick Henry Schools has won the award.

With the help of engaging workplace wellness initiatives, the Healthiest Companies in America recipients have accomplished tremendous success in improving employee health, achieving participation rates in excess of 70 percent and a low-risk health score for their total population, based on rigorous and clinically sound health evaluations.

Accepting the award on behalf of the school district in the picture are (L-R) H.S. Principal Josh Biederstedt, P.E. Teacher C.J. Holman, Cafeteria Supervisor Connie Punches and M.S. Principal Kyle Lacy.


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New Traffic Pattern

Due to the anticipated increase in traffic at the school campus, we will be implementing a new traffic pattern this fall for the safety of our students. Please see the attached directions and map regarding the new traffic pattern.

Campus Traffic Flow Pattern for 2016-17

Campus Traffic Flow Map

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