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PBIS Student Perspectives

PBIS Student Perspectives

January 7, 2020

Students from Pottsville Area discuss what they like about PBIS and the Crimson Carnival.

Lengel students fine dine at Crimson Cafe

Lengel students fine dine at Crimson Cafe

Hannah Martician, Staffer

December 4, 2019

There’s something new that is cooking at DHHL, and it’s called Crimson Cafe. Crimson Cafe is a reward incentive that offers students the opportunity to each lunch from a restaurant. Crimson Cafe takes place one Friday per month at the top of Martz Hall during lunch periods. It’s $10 C...

Students Learn the Value of PRIDE

Students Learn the Value of PRIDE

Madison Wright, staffer

October 23, 2019

As students walked into the auditorium on Monday September 23, for the PBIS assembly, excitement was in the air. Freshmen were told to sit near the front of the balcony and the upperclassmen were told to sit in their assigned sections on the ground floor. Before it started, there were conversations about ...

John S. Clarke unveils new bus rewards program

John S. Clarke unveils new bus rewards program

Madison Wright, Staffer

October 15, 2019

John S. Clarke Elementary students Emma Culbert, Da-Shawn Jones, Ceira Kline and Kyla Ney describe what they did to receive bus bucks. Bus bucks are like pride cash and students can get them for doing what they are supposed to do on the bus. “I got a bus buck for keeping my hands and feet to myself,”...

End of the year PBIS events excite students

End of the year PBIS events excite students

Quinn Evans, Staffer

May 20, 2019

There are many events in the upcoming weeks happening outside of our school. These are all end of the year rewards for positive behavior involving our school-wide PBIS program. First of all, the 8th grade class will be visiting Knoebels on Thursday, May 23. This is a huge trip that the 8th grade class...

Students Participate in PBIS Event on March 15

Students Participate in PBIS Event on March 15

Michael Johnson-Ponce and Justin Lescavage, Editor and Staffer

March 21, 2019

On Friday March 15, students at the high school who displayed good behavior participated in a school-wide event. The last PBIS event was  a basketball game that teachers could participate in, with added entertainment from the pep band. Students had much more choice this time around, with about twenty ...

Different ways you can use your Crimson Cash

Different ways you can use your Crimson Cash

Braylin Kemfort, Staffer

February 22, 2019

Teachers at PAHS have been distributing crimson cash throughout the school year, but there are now a few new ways for students to use their cash. The purpose of crimson cash is to reward students for doing things well and also for helping around the school. Teachers on the PBIS Committee came up with...

PBIS Hosts Basketball and Swimming Event

PBIS Hosts Basketball and Swimming Event

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

January 4, 2019

On December 20th, the middle school hosted a Tide PRIDE Basketball for both Pottsville and Saint Clair students. Seventh and Eighth graders were able to participate in the basketball games, and all students from 5th to 8th grade had the option to watch. Any students who did not wish to watch or partic...

Tide Talk S3 E3 – Food Truck Festival

Tide Talk S3 E3 – Food Truck Festival

Stephen Horvath, Video Production Adviser

November 7, 2018

In this episode of Tide Talk, Dr Zwiebel talks with Jill Chiccini and Lara Swartz about the Food Truck Festival on November 12th that benefits the high school PBIS program. A video for the Wells Fargo Signature Day of Caring and an interview with Principal Tiffany Hummel.

DHHL debuts “Crimson Cash”

DHHL debuts “Crimson Cash”

Alexis Moore, Staffer

September 27, 2018

Last year, the PBIS program had two ways to reward good behavior: tokens and the Principal's 200 Club. This year, we have moved to "Crimson Cash," so here is all the information you need about Crimson Cash! You can earn Crimson Cash by showing good behavior throughout the school. Once you earn it,...

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