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Upcoming Events
Today
- Stu Co Meeting
2:50 PM - 3:15 PM
- Stu Co Campus Clean Up
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tomorrow
10/22/2014
- Stu Co Pictures for Wall
11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
10/23/2014
 
Peabody News
Cross Country
Regioná7A-AAáMeet
Tuesday, October 21á
at Obion County
4:30
Football- Week 7
Friday, October 24
Peabody Golden Tide (7-1)ávs. Union City Tornadoes (8-0)
Away
7:30
Band of Gold- 5th Marching Competition
Saturday, October 25
Huntingdon Invitational
Performance Time: 7:15 PM
Huntingdon High School

Competing bands include Graves County, Camden, Obion County, and Ripley.
Peabody Yearbooks

You can order a Peabody Yearbook for $75.00.
Click on the Walsworth icon above to be redirected to their website so you can order your yearbook online.
See Mrs. Hines or Mrs. Newton.
Band of Gold Contest Results
From Saturday, October 18, the Hornet Marching Invitational, held at South Gibson High School:

Basketball Season Ticket Prices
Adults- $45.00
Students- $30.00
Reserved Seats- $60.00

Call Terrie Joyner, at 855-2601
Seniors- Scholarship Opportunity

Click on the banner above to be redirected to the Hagan website for an opportunity to earn up to $24,000 for college.
The Scholarship Application can be downloaded from that site. Applicants will be judged on how well they follow the instructions. The Scholarship Application is due in its entirety by November 15, 2014.
Deadline for Senior Picitures
  • The last day to have your picture made with Don Hayes for use in the yearbook is Thursday, October 30.
  • That is also the last day to tell Mr. Hayes which pictures you want used in the yearbook.
  • See Mrs. Hines for contact information for Don Hayes.
Peabody Scholars for 2014
1. Students ACT score X 27.777 for a possible 1,000 points.
2. Students GPA X 250 for a possible 1,000 points.
3. Any total equalling or exceeding 1,694 points earns Scholar status.
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Teagan Bartholomew
Tyler Girard

Brooke Gonzalez

Caleb Greene

Dane Piazza

Robert Rayburn

David Rodamaker

Rachael Schulze

Elana Smith

JT Vernon
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Message from the Principal
Quoteáof the week:

Peabody HigháSchool was founded in 1877 with money donated by George Peabody.

Mr. Peabody was an international merchant and financier. At the conclusion of the Civil War, he donated $3.4 million to establish the 'Peabody Education Fund' in order to rebuild schools in the south.áThe $3.4 million would be the equivalent of $75 million today.
From the George Peabody Museum website:
The Southern states suffered greatly both during and after the American Civil War. Moved by their situation, George Peabody wanted to help. He believed that education would help the Southern people rebuild and so donated funds to "promote and encourage the intellectual, moral and industrial education of the destitute children of the Southern States." The Fund also attempted to establish a permanent education system run by qualified teachers.

In recognition of this act of philanthropy, Congress unanimously approved a resolution of gratitude and presented Peabody with a gold medal. Also, President Andrew Johnson personally visited Peabody and thanked him for his efforts.
He was a remarkable man who gave millions to those in need yet never actually bought any property for himself.áClick on his picture to learn more.
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Peabody High School is proud to carry the name of such a fine person and we will throughout the school year post more information about his life. In the meantime please visit the website listed above toá learn moreáabout our namesake.
More from the website:
"Although George Peabody was first and foremost an American
businessman, his philosophic ideals transcended the war. áAs such, he
was more concerned with helping people than with politics. áThis was
evident in the effort he put forth in the Peabody Education Fund."

á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á -Mayor Michael Bonfanti
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