Author Archives: Mr. Morrison

Host families needed for Critical Issues Forum, End of March

Host families are needed for approximately 15 Japanese students who will be attending the Critical Issues Forum at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, March 28-April 1.  Please see the attached letter and application for more detailed information.  Thank you for … Continue reading

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Library Link of the Day: 6 Ways Volunteering Can Boost Your Career

Courtesy of “When’s the last time you volunteered? If you can’t remember because it’s been so long, then you might be doing yourself a disservice. We all know that volunteering makes a difference in the lives of others, but … Continue reading

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PTA Meeting, 2/13

6:30 @ Library The PTA Scholarship Application is now available! Click here for the application.

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Newsbreaker News: Next Year’s Classes – Only a Semester and a Summer Vacation Away

Though 2017-2018 school year is still nowhere near complete, students have already signed up for next year’s classes. The timeframe to turn in class requests ended on February 2nd, and Pacific Grove Middle School’s 8th graders, Pacific Grove High School’s … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Excitement for Sadies!

The Pacific Grove High School’s 2000s throwback Sadie Hawkins Dance takes place this upcoming Friday, February 23. An uptick in excitement on the campus surrounds the dance, as girls prepare to ask the nerve wracking question. In talking to multiple girls … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Winter Concert 2018, A Great Success that Ended on a High Note

The 2017/2018 Pacific Grove High School music program faced the seemingly detrimental loss of their long time director, Dave Hoffman, when he announced his resignation three years earlier than he had originally planned. Mr. Hoffman had suffered chronic back pain … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Pi x 2 – Math Club Faces Double Trouble

Pacific Grove High School’s Math Club faced not one, but two math challenges this past week.  The Mathletes competed in the annual American Mathematics Competition (AMC) 10/12 on Wednesday, February 7th. Additionally, the club began participating in a series of … Continue reading

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Library Link of the Day: GCHQ is using this puzzle to recruit aspiring female spies, try it out!

Courtesy of Business Insider: “Government Communications Headquarters, the British government’s listening agency, has broadcast a puzzle to encourage prospective spies, particularly young girls, to pursue a career in the highly classified organisation. The challenge was supplied to BBC Radio 4’s “Today” … Continue reading

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We Got Books! (Poetry, Graphic Novels, Sports, Science, Music, Art, Cooking, Etc.)

Come see our new displays featuring new books (from your recommendations!) and staff picks.

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Library Link of the Day: Foreign Accent Syndrome As a Psychogenic Disorder

Courtesy of The National Center for Biotechnology Information: “It has now been over a century that researchers have reported on a motor speech disorder most frequently referred to as “Foreign Accent Syndrome” (FAS). The first patient with FAS was anecdotally … Continue reading

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