Portales High School will be closed Dec. 22 through Jan. 5 in observance of the Christmas holiday. Classes will dismiss at 12:30 p.m. Friday and resume Jan. 6.
Semester exams scheduled
Portales High School students will take semester exams during seventh period Wednesday; during first, second and third periods Thursday; and during fourth, fifth and sixth periods Friday. Students will follow an abbreviated schedule during those days.
College entrance exams
Seniors interested in attending a four-year university after graduation must take a college entrance exam, either the ACT or the SAT.
The next ACT will be given Feb. 7. Deadline to register is Jan. 6.