8th Grade Class Info

—— 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony ——

Wednesday, May 29, 2019


Butler Stadium

Professional photographer, Meredith Flaherty, will be taking pictures of each graduate at our 8th grade graduation on Wednesday, May 29th at 10 a.m. at Butler Jr. Stadium.  Please sign up now on the following link:


 to receive an email when the proofs are posted after graduation. You will be able to order your reasonably priced photos online and have them mailed directly to you.  If you do not have access to a computer, the school will be open during the summer month of June for you to be able to use a computer in the library to order your pictures.

———– 8th Grade Dance ———-


No tickets will be sold at the dance. 

 Please help us by donating snacks and drinks for the upcoming dance this weekend! Please use the signup genius link here to know what to bring.

 —— Typhoon Texas Waterpark ——

Celebration for the class of 2019

Friday, May 31, 2019 

Open to all 8thgrade students whose conduct is in good standing. Students who have lost the privilege of attending this event will remain at school for the day with an appointed teacher.

Buses leave Pershing 8:45am.

 Buses leave the waterpark 2:45pm.

Tickets are $30.

Tickets include: transportation to and from the waterpark, admission to the waterpark and all rides, lunch, sweet treats, and unlimited drinks.

Students can get extra ticket forms and permission slips in the front office.  The students and/or parents can deposit money, permission slips, and ticket order form in “PTO red box” next to the front office.  Please fill out the forms completely and put in an envelope with student’s name on front. We cannot accept money without a ticket form.

If you paid online, a permission slip is still required.  Please have your child stop by the main office to pick one up. 

The deadline has been extended to Friday, May 10.

 ———– Important Dates ———-

8th Grade Dance, May 18, 6-9pm

Promotion Ceremony, May 29, 10am, Butler Stadium

Yearbook signing & Ice Cream, May 30

Typhoon Texas, May 31

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to join our email distribution list for 8th grade

  Information will be used exclusively by Pershing PTO to communicate with parents about matters related to 8th graders.

 see below for info on area high schools