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January Freshmen of the Month at Plymouth South High School

Reagan Callahan, Micheala Pomroy and Victoria Travniko were named Freshman Academy Students of the Month at Plymouth South High School for January 2018. They were nominated by their team teachers and each one received a t-shirt and a certificate for a treat from Culinary. Continue Reading →

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Dan Gilbert named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Senior captain Dan Gilbert went 4-0 for the week and is 18-7 on the season. He won a huge match against Catholic Memorial when he upset a sectional finalist to help Plymouth South Wrestling come from behind to win the dual meet.  Dan has been terrific all year on and off the mat. Continue Reading →

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Dance team captains named PSHS Female Athletes of the Week

Jadyn Roper, Samantha Smith, and Sarah Leary have dedicated their time to Plymouth South Dance Team for the past four years of high school. As captains in their senior year of high school they have demonstrated strength and perseverance making them great leaders and role models for others on the team. During the fall season they lead the team to third place at the New England Cheer and Dance Competition and this past weekend they have made dance team history by taking first place during a competition at Emmanuel College. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sean Colbert shoots, scores, wins PSHS Male Athlete of the Week honors

Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week Sean Colbert has been an outstanding contributor to the South hockey program for four years. In his second year as captain, Sean has helped lead South to a 10-1-1 record thus far (2nd in the Patriot League) and a tournament berth with eight games remaining in the regular season.  Sean has had 12 points over his past four games, including the game winning goal against Plymouth North last week with 34 seconds remaining. Continue Reading →

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Molly Costello named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Hockey player Molly Costello is the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week for her leadership and aggressiveness on defense, she has held our opponents to scoring only two goals over the last three games. She helped hold Barnstable and Falmouth, two strong division-one programs, to only one goal. She also helped to shut-out Nauset on Saturday in a big 8-0 victory. Molly continues to be a solid blue-liner for our team and a thorn in the side of many top forwards. Continue Reading →

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Indian Brook students help save gorillas

The 25 third graders in Ann Nadler’s class realized they can make a difference in the world. Students decided to hold a penny drive during the month of January to help save gorillas. During their recent animal research unit, students read “Gorillas” by Lori McManus. After reading this fascinating book, students learned gorillas are endangered. They may become extinct because of loss of habitat, disease, and hunting. Continue Reading →

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Victor Weppert pins down PSHS Male Athlete of the Week honors

Senior Captain Victor Weppert is 15-3 on the season for Plymouth South High School wrestling team. He has won eight straight matches by pin and helped Plymouth South defeat state power St. John’s Prep by pinning his opponent in the first period. Victor is a three year starter for the Plymouth South Wrestling team. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Ella Grey named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South High School Freshman Ella Grey is this Female Athlete of the Week. She ran the 4th fastest time in the Patriot league this year in the 55 meter hurdles and qualified for states against Silver Lake. Ella has had a great first season as she is one of the top sprinters and hurdlers in the league. Continue Reading →

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PSMS student organizes glove drive

Eighth-grader Sonia Abdel-Fattah has been selected as this year’s Project 351 Ambassador from Plymouth South Middle School. Sponsored by the Office of the Governor, Project 351 is a program that promotes community service throughout the Commonwealth. Last weekend, Sonia joined student leaders from every middle school in the state in a day of active service learning and community development. In the coming weeks, she will organize service efforts here at PSMS. As a first effort, Sonia helped coordinate a drive to collect gloves for children in need. Continue Reading →

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Teja Andrews shoots her way to PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Teja Andrews was named the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week after leading the Panthers in scoring in a tight game with Quincy with 12 points, and was
second for the team in the win against Weymouth with nine points.   During both games she was an integral part of defending the opponents
top players, and limiting their scoring. Continue Reading →

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Lights of Hope celebrates its 7th season

Plymouth South Marketing students held their 7th annual Lights of Hope event Friday, December 1st at Plimoth Grist Mill and Brewster Gardens. Lights of Hope is a fundraiser for the Children’s Bereavement Program of Cranberry Hospice and all proceeds are donated to this important cause. This moving event was started by Jon Jaros in 2011 in memory of his grandmother. The students planned, organized, and promoted the community event, which successfully raised nearly $1000 for the program. Continue Reading →

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PSHS freshman leads toothbrush drive to benefit Guatemala

Plymouth South High School freshman Nicholas Duarte, in conjunction with the Interact Club, ran a toothbrush drive to benefit the Worthy Village Organization in Guatemala. The drive was run as a contest between freshman advisories during October. Kyle Leavitt had the most successful advisory, collecting 182 individual tubes of toothpaste and toothbrushes to win the pizza party. Continue Reading →

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PSMS 8th graders raise money for hurricane relief

As part of a recent Civics project, 8th grade students in  Jonathan Hall’s classes designed hurricane relief bracelets. Those bracelets were recently produced and are now on sale.  The cost is $3. The money raised will go directly to victims of the recent storms. For more information and to help the students reach their fundraising goal,  visit www.psmshurricanerelief.weebly.com. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth South Middle School honors veterans with song

Plymouth South Middle School Students students presented a Veteran’s Day Ceremony on November 9 to honor the friends and family of PSMS students who have served or are currently serving in our military. Chorus Director Lea Tyler coordinated the  program which included patriotic music, a gym full of posters designed by 6th graders and  hand-made poppy pins. The sixth grade team of Ms. Wilson and Mrs. McCartin made bookmarks for our Veterans as well as donating two books to our library in their honor. Continue Reading →

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PSHS Teacher named to American Psychology Association committee

Social Studies Teacher Allison Shaver was elected as the American Psychology Association Committee Chair for Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools. Shaver has been actively involved with this national group as a member elect since 2015. APA is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 115,700 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members. Continue Reading →

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Brendan Shortall runs away with PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Brendan Shortall helped to lead the Plymouth South Varsity Football team to its second consecutive victory on Friday night vs. Pembroke, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. 

In his second game ever at running back, he carried the ball 15 times for 135 yards, averaging 9 yards per carry.  His productivity has been remarkable and he continues to get stronger with each game in the backfield.  Defensively, he continues to provide consistency in the secondary with his play and leadership.  Continue Reading →

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Emma Sampson kicks her way to Athlete of the Week honors

Emma Sampson emerged as the hero of Plymouth South Varsity Football  Friday night with the game winning 19-yard field goal  to propel the Panthers past Pembroke for an 18-16 victory. 

Her game winning kick is the culmination of her hard work and perseverance that began long before the football season as she prepared to kick at the varsity level.  Her accomplishment on Friday night embodies what hard work in the offseason can do and we are proud of her for it.  For that, she’s the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth South High School wins award for biomedical program

At the Project Lead the Way State Conference held on Friday, October 13, at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Plymouth North and Plymouth South High Schools were both awarded an End of Course Exam Achievement Award. This award recognized each of our high schools for having had a minimum of 25 students in the biomedical program that earned a qualifying score on their end of course exam given last spring. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Molly Costello named Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week

The Plymouth South Female Athlete of the Week is field hockey player Molly Costello. Molly is a defender on the team and also a captain. Last week Molly stepped up and played a significant part in holding Scituate to a 1-1 tie. Scituate had multiple opportunities to score, but Molly marked tight in the circle defensively. Molly also has the ability to transition the ball back to our offense very well resulting in providing us with scoring opportunities. Continue Reading →

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Alex Cohen leads PSHS football to first win, gets Athlete of the Week honors

Alex Cohen led the football team to their first victory of the season vs. North Quincy, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. He passed for 201 yards and three touchdowns while also running for 120 yards. Alex returned from an ankle injury late in the game to help secure the homecoming victory for the Panthers. His leadership and unselfishness were crucial to securing the team’s first win of the season. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth South High student wins figure skating award

Ashley Nagle, Grade 12, has received a Gold Level Distinction Award from the United States Figure Skating Association. Ashley has been a competitive skater for the past 13 years, and this  award recognizes her achievements in competition and testing during high school. Continue Reading →

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WICKED LOCAL: Contractors prepare access boulevard to new Plymouth South

Visitors to the new Plymouth South High School must have wondered why contractors decided to demolish the old school in two sections. The answer is starting to take shape this week, as trucks loaded with asphalt stream into the campus off Long Pond Road. Read more at Wicked Local. Continue Reading →

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Shane Richardson named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South High School golfer Shane Richardson is averaging 38.5 strokes per round over the first 13 matches and has been the medalist in the match seven times leading the Panthers to a 10 -3 record and another tournament berth. He is the PSHS Male Athlete of the Week. Continue Reading →

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