Parents/guardians are responsible for
timely transportation to and from the transfer school. -
With the 2 year construction at Pope, ONLY Seniors will have
possible access to parking. We will not be able to make
exceptions as we are losing over 250 parking spaces during
construction. Please keep this requirement in mind as you
Pope Foundation Greyhound Nation Celebration
March 5, 2016
Please come to Keegan's on Saturday March 5th at
6:30 for a great night! All proceeds will benefit the Pope
Foundation as well as participating booster clubs.
here for more details and to purchase tickets...
Wrestling going to State Championship
We are taking 7 kids to state.
Oliver Artigues 113 took 7th
Xavier Rodriguez 126 took 2nd
Walker Yarbrough 138 took 2nd
Abe Elias 160 took 2nd
Jordan Conley 170 took 5th
Aaron Bandolay 182 took 8th
Richard “Chip” Smith 195
won our region both individually and as a team.
Model UN Success
The Pope High
School Globalization Academy (a unique initiative exposing
students to connect local issues to global trends) is
offering a BABYSITTING service just in time for
Valentine’s Day!(February 12th 6:30 to 9:30)
Parents, it’s your chance to go out and have some fun
while your kids play with Pope Students! The night will be
fun filled with dinner, movies, activities, and games in the
gym and more. Children must be in grades K-5 but potty
trained siblings are allowed. You must email a
reservation to reserve your spot! Limit, first 40
responses. We will order the number of pizzas
appropriate to the registration numbers; as a result, please
email the board member by Wednesday, February 10th
by 5pm. All proceeds go toward our Academy initiatives.
For sign up information please visit
Click here to
download the Senior Picnic Permission Form
SAVE THE DATE- QUEST College Fair
Wed., March 16th, Q.U.E.S.T.
College Fair East at Pope High School
QUEST stands for Question-Understand- Explore-Search-Target.
This fair will bring together over 75 post-secondary
colleges, universities, and technical training programs
under one roof so you and your child can begin/continue
planning for life after Pope. There will be break-out
sessions as well during the fair covering the following
•Good College Fit - Size up what colleges fit you best in
•The college search and transition for students with
•UGA and GA Tech Admissions Q and A and info session with
their admissions reps
SAT Make-up day
Pope will host the make-up SAT on 2/20,
not 2/27. The SAT reported the date incorrectly on their
site and we are working to fix that with them.
A Farmer’s Market is coming to
The Pope Globalization Academy
Foundation (PGAF) is sponsoring a fundraising partnership
with Farm to Fork, CSA. Farm to Fork is a company based in
Woodstock that will bring organic, locally sourced produce
from small farms all over Georgia to Pope High School. When
you order your produce bag using the Pope pick-up site,
10% of the proceeds from the order will be
donated in support of the Globalization Academy.
With this fundraiser, the Globalization
Academy is creating awareness for sustainability, local
entrepreneurship and healthy living. Support the
Academy by logging on to the website;
www.farmtoforkcsa.com choose the size of your bag and
select Pope as your delivery site. Your bag will be
delivered on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm by the Pope Greenhouse.
Last pick up is at 5:00 pm. The leftover bags will be
Mid Year Update
Click here for a
Mid-Year update and information on the Pope
SPLOST IV projects and our Roundabout update.
Click here for Meadow
Dr Detour Map
Update Jan 19, 2016
It currently appears Meadow Drive will be
closed mid to late February, 2016, for 30 days (exact dates
still to be determined). While this road lacks sidewalks,
pedestrians from Meadow Drive have been observed in our
traffic studies/investigations accessing Pope HS. These
student pedestrians will not have short-distance
road right-of-way access to Pope once this road is
closed – there will be an open cut to replace the failing
Restaurant Nights are Back for the Pope NJROTC!
NJROTC SPIRIT NIGHT AT Chick-Fil-A Looking for a quick
dinner that everyone in your family will enjoy? Come
to the Chick-Fil-A in the Target plaza - 3046 Shallowford
Road - on Wednesday, February 10 for a great meal and
support the Lassiter-Pope-Kell NJROTC Unit while you're at
it! Chick-Fil-A will donate a portion of their dinner
proceeds between 4:30 - 8:00 to the unit - please just put
your receipt in the box by the register marked LPK NJROTC.
It’s as simple as that - We hope to see you there!