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3 key club clothes drive Announcements

Key Club is Hosting a Drawers Drive

Many of the students at Pines Charter or elsewhere don’t pay what their wearing much mind, especially at a school with a uniform. For some, however, having a surplus of clothes to wear is a luxury and a rarity. Those who are homeless often have extreme difficulty finding clothes to wear, and the clothes they […]

2 BSU Announcements

BSU Showcase Quickly Approaching

With the end of February quickly approaching, The Black Student Union will be having their annual Black Student Showcase on February 25 on Thursday at 6 p.m. Tickets will be sold during A/B lunch or in S213 for $5. “I expect a great turnout for this show. I want people to be informed and entertained […]

1 Sadies Announcements

Swing Over to Sadies

Hey Jags! Remember that Sadie Hawkins tickets are currently on sale, but not for long! The tickets will be $25 on February 15 through March 4 and $30 on March 7-11. The dance will be taking place on Saturday, March 12th from 7-11pm in the PPCHS cafeteria, and attire will be formal, similar to that […]

3 nhs-peter Announcements

Don’t Reject the Honor of NHS

Students who were given a letter inviting them to join the Pembroke Pines Charter High School National Honor Society had to have picked up their applications by Friday, February 5th, from Mrs. Rudd in room U230. The criteria for admission to NHS are a 3.0 cumulative unweighted state GPA, 30 documented service hours already submitted […]

2-flag-football-bella-bobadilla Announcements

Flag Football Is Ready to Kick Off!

The past two days, Monday February 8th and Tuesday February 9th, flag football tryouts were held. The upcoming 2016 season is approaching and it was time to gather up all the ladies who tried out. After 2 days of showing off their talents, the following girls have made the team: Abigayle Zamor (‘17) Adrianna Robles […]

1 the frank Announcements

Meet ‘The Frank’

After over 20 years as part of the Inclusive Arts Initiative, the City of Pembroke Pines has become a winner of the “Bright Ideas – Innovations in American Government Award” handled by Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.  A new 11,000 square foot, two-story art gallery is being built at the City of […]

5 valentines Announcements

Get a Bouquet for Your Bae

The PPCHS’ Student government are having a fundraiser this week, running from February 8th through February 11th where they will be selling roses in the cafeteria during both A and B lunches and in S204 after school. The roses come in four colors: red, hot pink, pink and white. Each rose costs $2 and the […]

4 pep rally Announcements

Postponed Pep Rally Auditions

Attention all Jaguar auditionees! This year’s spring pep rally auditions have been postponed to a later date. Every year students find pure enjoyment in participating in our school’s annual pep rally. Pep rally signifies the arrival of a new spring semester and the assertive comradery of Pines Charter students. SGA hosts a pep rally twice […]

3 Best Buddies DONATED by Mrs Santiago 3 Announcements

Best Buddies Raise Awareness

For this week, Best Buddies is doing their first annual program in which members of the club see what it is like to have a disability. From wearing googles to give off the illusion to be visually impaired, to wearing slings and mouthpieces to being mute, Students are adopting a disability to spread awareness. “After […]


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Demanding Detentions

On Tuesday February 2nd, administration sent a message on Jupiter Grades addressing the issue of students being late to class. The message stated that students must be inside their assigned classroom before the bell rings. If a...

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Morning announcements for Wednesday, February 10, 2016

NHS: All of the pennies, nickels, dimes, and dollars have been counted for the Pasta for Pennies fundraiser! A huge thank you from the National Honor Society to all of the homerooms who participated. This year, PPCHS raised $1,...

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A New Mr. Jag Is Crowned

Yesterday, February 4th, members of the Charter community gathered in the River of Grass to watch the annual Mr. Jag pageant. The event was put together by the school’s Student Government Association (SGA). After weeks of pla...


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College Tour Leaves Juniors Inspired

Memorable moments are constantly made throughout a student’s high school career. Usually the ones that stand out the most are the memories made as an upperclassmen –whether it’s getting your class ring junior year or goin...

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Class of 2017 Reopens Sweatshirt Sale

Whether it was procrastination or money troubles, a lot of Jaguars did not purchase the pullover sweatshirts sold in the month of January. However, they tended to instantly regret it once they observed other Jaguars donning the...

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You’re My Only Gram

Boys and girls, if you don’t know what to get your special someone, Key Club has the perfect opportunity for you. Key Club is selling Valentine grams for $2. It has been going on since Monday, February 1st and will end this M...


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Last day of Pasta for Pennies

Listen up Jags! The National Honor Society (NHS) has been conducting its annual fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society called Pasta for Pennies, since January 25th during homeroom. The fundraiser is sponsored by Oli...


HOSA Bring Home Heavy Trophies

On Saturday, January 30th, PPCHS’s Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) club competed at their Regional competition. Pines Charter competed against other HOSA teams found in high schools that have a health medical pr...


Charter Students Learn How to Save a Life

In honor of February being heart month, the Pembroke Pines Fire Department are offering CPR and AED training classes for free. Those invited are students from PPCHS and anyone who wants to enroll in the training class. The clas...