Pope County Community High School
125 State Hwy 146 West, Golconda, IL  62938
PH:  618-683-3071    Fax: 618-683-9956

Daily Announcements

September 24, 2020

No Students Attend September 25th.

C.C. will be traveling to Norris City for a meet this afternoon.  Bus will leave at

Baseball game will be played today against Meridian. 

Remote learning student have until September 30th to switch back to in person learning.  The form must be completed and returned to the office.

FFA is collecting dues this week ONLY.  Bring $15 to Mr. Swinford by Thursday.  We will not take any member dues after Thursday.

FBLA is still collecting dues of $20 between now and October 2nd.  Please turn you dues in to Mr. Reeder or Keerstin Fritch. 

The 8th grade class is having a Pirate shirt fundraiser.  If you would like to order a shirt the forms are on the office lobby table.  If you have questions you can contact Ms. Janice Wallace at the grade school.

Spirit card money is due to the office ASAP. You must turn in your money or cards. If you don't have them turned in your parents will received a bill.
The sophomore class is selling pirates masks for only $10.00.  See Ms. Chell and she can hook you up with one!

LUNCH:  chicken n noodles, crackers, green beans, applesauce


Parent Letter for Free Breakfast and Lunch


Parent Letter Schedule Change

Dear Parent/Guardian,

Please follow the following guidelines if you or a member of your household have been tested for suspected COVID 19.

IDPH Requirements:
If one of the household members is being evaluated for COVID-19, the rest of the household must be quarantined until an alternative diagnosis is made or negative result is received. If the suspected case becomes a confirmed case then Southern 7 Health Department will place household contacts, including siblings, in quarantine for 14 calendar days. The health department will provide guidance on how to safely quarantine and isolate within the household.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the school at 618-683-2301.

Pope Co Administrative Team


Recent News

High School
Hometown Heroes Project is in Motion
It’s official! We have chosen a project for the 2019-2020 school year. After team brainstorming sessions and a lengthy selection process, we chose to make aesthetic improvements to PCHS to modernize parts of our historical building.
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2019 High School Teacher of Excellence Award
CONGRATS to Pope County High School's own Mrs. Laura Hosfeldt for being selected as a national recipient of the 2019 High School Teacher of Excellence Award, sponsored by the Secondary Section of English. We are proud of you Mrs. Hosfeldt!
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5 Essential Survey
5 Essential Survey for Illinois Schools
The survey can be completed by parents, guardians, or other caregivers with a child in grades prekindergarten through 12. It takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. We would appreciate you taking the time to answer the survey questions. Thank you for your help! survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
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125 State Hwy 146 West
Golconda, IL 62938
Phone: 618-683-3071
Fax: 618-683-9956