2016-17 School Year Calendar
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District News
Tilghman Cross Country Hosts Elementary Halloween Fun Run October 25
Paducah Tilghman High School Cross Country will host a Halloween One Mile Fun Run for elementary students at PTHS on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Walk up registration begins at 5:00 p.m. and the run begins at 5:30 p.m.

Participants are encouraged to wear their costumes for the run. Other activities will include trick-or-treating and a costume contest.

Please click "Read More" to see the flyer and a registration form.
Mayoral Forum at PTHS October 24
The Paducah Tilghman High School Speech and Debate Team will host a Mayoral Candidates Forum Monday, October, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in the PTHS cafeteria.

Both incumbent mayor Gayle Kaler and her challenger Brandi Harless will be in attendance to present their platforms. Each candidate will be asked six questions by PTHS students that are related to fostering growth and job opportunities in the city, making Paducah more sustainable, and supporting Paducah's tourism opportunities.

The event is free and open to the public.

For more information about the event, please contact Speech and Debate coach Tony Cardon at 270.444.5650.

October 16-22 Is Kentucky Safe Schools Week
The Kentucky Center for School Safety is proud to announce this year's KY Safe Schools Week is set for October 16-22, 2016.

This year's theme is “Be the HERO; STOP the Bullying!” which focuses on everyday heroes, their roles in our lives and how each one of us need to step up and "Be the HERO" when the opportunities arise both in school and in life.

Being a HERO isn't just a temporary label. It's an attitude and a code to live by. Click here to take the pledge.
dos Remedios Invited to Princeton Symposium
Jose Roberto dos Remedios, a senior at Paducah Tilghman High School, has been invited to be one of only 90 outstanding student artists and scholars from across the country to attend Princeton University's Creative Arts and Humanities Symposium.

The symposium, which runs October 14-16, gives high school students an opportunity to explore the arts and humanities in a college environment. Dos Remedios was nominated by administrators at Paducah Tilghman and invited to attend by Princeton's Dean of Admissions.

The all-expenses-paid weekend allows prospective students to get a taste of a Princeton education while exploring dance, theater, film, music, writing, and visual arts at a university level. Participants will work closely with Princeton's accomplished professors in cross-disciplinary workshops and seminars.
"Understanding High School: A Guide for Parents of Freshmen" October 25
The PTHS Guidance Department will present "Understanding High School: A Guide for Freshman Parents" in the PTHS Blue Room on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

The session will offer an orientation to parents of freshman students on topics including:
  • Grades, GPA, and Credits
  • Transcripts, Graduation Requirements, and KEES Money
  • College Planning
  • College and Career Readiness
  • Discipline Procedures
  • Testing
  • AP Classes and Dual Enrollment
  • ESS and RTI
  • GSP/GSA Programs
  • Community Scholar Program
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