Reality Fair

Written By: Trenton Cole and Derrek Carver

Photos By: Kristie Copley



The reality fair, sponsored by DESCO Federal Credit Union, was primarily to show the senior students at Portsmouth West High School and students in Mr. Doug Williams’ Economics classes, what adulthood will be like. This hands-on activity for the students showed,

ALL students entering 12th grade this August (this includes students attending SCCTC) must receive a Meningococcal (meningitis prevention) immunization.  This immunization must be administered PRIOR to entry into 12th grade AND proof of such received at the high school (SCCTC staff will notify our high school of any immunization records received at SCCTC). 


Sarah Betten

School Nurse


    Complete Immunizations Requirements


  • Dare to Dream meeting will be held after school Wednesday, January 24th from 3:00-4:00 pm. Please bring a few ideas about what problems or opportunities you see in your community for our group to explore. Refer to the handout for the next steps in the Dare to Dream process. (See Mrs. Bazler if you need another handout).

  • There will be an informational meeting held by Portsmouth Miss River Days Pageant Committee on January 24th (5:15) at the Life Center for any interested junior girl and her parents.

  • A College Credit Plus meeting for students and parents will be held in the tiered room on Thursday (5:30). All students interested in participating next year should attend this meeting. Representatives from SSU will be presenting.

 last updated 1/19/18


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 *Note: Please understand the above listed athletic events are subject to change without prior notification. Announcements are updated regularly, but may not include the most recent changes and additions. Most JV basketball games start at 6 with varsity to follow at apx 7:30.  


Up-to-Date Information regarding all of PWHS sports can also be found by going to



2017 | 2018 ACT TEST DATES

February 10, 2018 (deadline is January 12 for regular registration)

April 14, 2018

June 9, 2018


  • Any student interested in the Bass Fishing Club should see Mr. Estep this week.

    If interested in volunteering for Hospice, please see Eli Cole for details.
  • Any student interested in Credit Flex, please see Mr. Conrad. 

Upcoming Important Dates   

1/26/18 Homecoming and dance
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