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Spooktacular Boo Grams

Spooktacular Boo Grams What would Halloween be without costumes, candy, horror movies and…“Boo Grams”? This year at PPCHS, the Class of 2017 will be selling “Boo Grams” to raise money for their class. “Boo Grams” are like the previous years’ Valentines Grams and Christmas Grams but with a little bit of spookiness. Students will be […]

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You Can Be Anything-GSA Guest Speaker

Be sure to visit the Gay Straight Alliance meeting on Monday, October 20th after school at 2:10pm. A guest speaker, Captain Al Xiques, will be coming in and sharing his story which will be truly inspiring to all. Captain Al Xiques will speak about how he had reached his dreams of being a police officer […]

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Charter debater makes a mark in PPCHS history

Our Jag debaters have reached new heights in their long history of debate tournaments. Senior Mollie Bayer has broken PPCHS history by being the first student to receive a bid to the Tournament of Champions (TOC), which takes place in the University of Kentucky from April 25th to the 27th. “It’s an amazing tournament,” said […]

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Golf Team on Par at Districts

Yesterday, the PPCHS golf team went into the District tournament at Grand Palms Country Club with only one goal on their minds: to qualify for Regionals. If the team wanted to accomplish this, the team would have had to place in the top three teams among the seven participating. By playing at their best, they […]

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Morning announcements for Friday, October 17, 2014

Morning announcements for Friday, October 17, 2014 Yearbooks: For the month of October the Yearbook Staff will be offering a special Halloween Sale.  Any student wearing orange and black but still complying with the school uniform policy will receive $5 off their yearbook. Bring your cash or check of $75 to room C117. Lunch at […]

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One Pledge, One program, Many Lives

Inspiring children one day at a time, developing lasting bonds, and feeling like you have made a difference in someone’s life is just the beginning of Amaze Me. Amaze Me is a mentoring program created by Jillian Tapper that teaches and creates a mentor and mentee relationship that can last a lifetime. Its sole purpose […]

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New Club For Future Health Professionals Comes To Charter

If you want to make a difference in the medical field, and want to change people’s lives, you would enjoy the Health Organization Student Association (HOSA) organization here at PPCHS. This organization is the ideal club for anyone who believes they have a penchant for professions dealing with health. Varying from a doctor, a nurse, […]

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Leah, Laura, and Le Ballet

Two of Charter’s finest dancers have worked their way to the top of the Playbill. When winter begins to settle in and seasonal play favorites are shown at the theatre, don’t forget to look out for senior Laura Makemson and junior Leah Salciccioli. Makemson and Salciccioli are going to be leading the International Ballet Company’s […]

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Morning announcements for Thursday, October 16, 2014

Morning announcements for Thursday, October 16, 2014 Track and Field: If you are interested in joining our PPCHS Track and Field Team, please attend the meeting on today at 2:30 pm in the Cafeteria. Yearbooks: For the month of October the Yearbook Staff will be offering a special Halloween Sale.  Any student wearing orange and black but […]


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Community Comes Together to End Bullying

On the night of October 10th, the City of Pembroke Pines and its mayor Mayor Frank Ortis hosted the Mayor’s Campaign to End Bullying Film Screening of ‘Bully.’ The event was held at the River of Grass Auditorium. Parents ...

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Jaguars Avenge Their Losses to the Mavericks

The recent devastation cross-town rivals Archbishop McCarthy has brought to the PPCHS baseball team was vanished last Thursday, October 9th with a 6-4 victory over the Mavericks. Senior shortstop Anthony Gomez had a game-high t...

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Golf teams prowl into Districts

Heading into Districts tomorrow, the Pines Charter golf team has been preparing all season for this moment. Every practice and ounce of sweat will be well worth it if the team can accomplish its goal by advancing on. During the...


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Water Polo begins treading their way to States

Coach Luis Soler is excited to get his water polo season underway. With his team of 12 girls and 20 boys, he expects to get to states and win this year. The team is about to start working very hard towards their goal. With thei...

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Morning announcements for Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Morning announcements for Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Club Pictures: Club picture day is tomorrow! Don’t forget to go to your club sponsor and get your pass! Be on time! Track and Field: If you are interested in joining ou...

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Cultures come together for a night of Diversity

When walking into the River of Grass auditorium on October 9th, 2014, there was an atmosphere of diversity and community in the air. Students and parents began to fill the auditorium as the jazz band played their opening act- O...


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Dressing Down for a Cause

On Thursday, October 16th, the Pembroke Pines Charter School System will be hosting the second SOS Dress Down Day of the 2014- 2015 school year. All Charter campuses are extended the invitation to dress down; as per usual, the ...

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Seniors preview their potential home away from home

As the month of October begins and seniors get settled into the fast paced year, there is only one thing on their minds- college. Anticipation for the end of the year and the beginning of the rest of their lives is no longer a ...

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Class of 2015 come together for caps and gowns

Clouded with college applications and admission essays, the class of 2015 is moving one step closer to graduating. On October 8, 2014 Herff Jones visited the PPCHS campus in hopes of introducing the one necessity they will need...