On Wednesday, May 25, from 6:00-8:30p.m., Casey's Amusement Park will be hosting a Teen and Parent Distracted Driving and Parent Awareness Program. The program is desinged to assist teen drivers to make better decisions behind the wheel by experiencing firsthand the dangers associated with distracted driving - but under safe, controlled conditions. Get more information by clicking the following link. Distracted Driving Awareness Program
MAY 19 , 2016
TEEN AND PARENT DISTRACTED DRIVING AWARENESS PROGRAM
APRIL 29 , 2016
PPHS GREENHOUSE PLANT SALE
The Parkers Prairie Horticulture class is having its
annual greenhouse sale starting on May 2.
We will be open on school days from 12:30 4:00. We will be selling different varieties of watermelon, cantaloupe, squash, cabbage, broccoli, pumpkins, cucumbers, peppers, tomatoes, zucchini, grapes and flowers.
MARCH 31 , 2016
2ND ANNUAL DAY OF CARING
On the morning of Thursday, May 12, 2016, Parker’s Prairie High School students will do outdoor projects for senior citizens, military veterans, and people who may have a special circumstance. Students will do projects within Parker’s Prairie city limits, including: raking lawns, cleaning out gardens, trimming hedges, and other outdoor projects as needed. Registration information can be found on the Parkers Prairie Day of Caring Page
Feb. 19, 2016
LOCAL HISTORY WEBSITE
The Minnesota History class at Parkers Prairie HIgh School, instructed by Dave O'Brien, has created a blog to highlight some stories from the history of our area. Visit the Parkers Prairie Area History blog to see the weekly posts.
Photo courtesy of Minnesota HIstoical Society
Jan. 20, 2016
ANNUAL SPELLING BEE
On Wednesday, January 13, Twenty-one 5th through 8th grade students took part in the district level spelling bee. Bee champion was 6th grader, Mya Lego, who is eligible to compete at the region spelling bee in Fergus Falls on Tuesday, February 9. Congratulations Mya!
Dec. 21, 2015
PPHS SILLY SOCK DRIVE
Parkers Prairie High School students recently finished a successful drive collecting silly socks to be distributed to patients at St. Jude's Childrens Hospital. Over 200 pairs of socks were collected and will be delivered through the "Smile" program run by Emersyn Harris of Alexandria.
Nov. 25, 2015
GEOGRAPHY BEE AT PPHS
On Tuesday, November 24, the Parkers Prairie High School social studies department held their first ever geography bee for 7th and 8th grade students. Congratulations Emily Hagel on being named champion!