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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Daily Announcements 10/29

Fair Haven Union High School  “The Weekday Web” 
PARENTS / GUARDIANS / STUDENTS: Announcements appear every day that school is in session @ 5 a.m.
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 Announcements to be read on TUESDAY – OCTOBER 29, 2013
FIRST MARKING PERIOD ends TODAY

Reminder:  ALL Students MUST ENTER Through FRONT DOOR – NO EXCEPTIONS! 
 
LUNCH DUTY  10/28, 29, 30, 31, 11/1:                
A. (11:32-11:52)  Gallagher       B. (11:56-12:15)  Hier      C: (12:18-12:39)  Riter 

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 10/28, - , 30, 31, 11/1:  (3:10 – 5:30 p.m.)
Mrs. Renfrow / Mr. Alexander      
The schedule will consist of 4 days per week – NO TUESDAY
(When 2 teachers are assigned duty – both are required to be in attendance – TY)

BREAKFAST / LUNCH:   REMEMBER to Deposit Money in your BREAKFAST / LUNCH Account – TY  
 NOTE: Parents / Guardians will have 2 methods to fund their student’s account:    
1)  Go to: www.MySchoolBucks.com – You may set up an online account  using a Credit / Debit card to make deposits into your student’s account. 
2)You may send a check with your student made payable to the Fair Haven School Lunch Program.   
Please include the student’s name in the Memo line.  Cash will also be accepted, however this does slow the lines.   
FRESH PICKS CAFÉ – District Link:  Fresh Picks Site – MENUS (http://www.freshpickscafe.com/vermontschool/FairHaven-9.htm)   
We are constantly adding new information to our Website!  Please take time to learn about our Food Service Program and access up to the minute information.  TY for visiting. 

Tuesday – 10/29Diner Days:  Turkey, Tomato & Bacon Melt, Oven Fries, Peaches 
Wednesday – 10/30:  That’s Italian:  Spaghetti & Meatsauce, Caesar Salad, Pears   
 
BABYSITTING POSITION:
WANTED ASAP!!!!  Student needed for babysitting position after school in Fair Haven.  If you drive – a plus!  See Mrs. Ransom for details. 

CHEERLEADING: 
Anyone interested in Basketball, JV or Varsity Cheerleading – please sign up on the information sheet in back of Mrs. Ransom’s classroom. 

CHEERLEADING – The SPARKLE EFFECT
Fair Haven Union High School is starting a new inclusive cheer team that includes students with disabilities. 
This team will cheer with Cheerleaders at home basketball games! 
Our first meeting will be on MONDAY – November 4 @ 3:15 p.m. in Room 104.  For more information contact Colleen Pouliot at cjpouliot529@yahoo.com, or visit Mrs. Ransom for an informational packet. 

CHORUS: 
Reminder - KEYNOTES Rehearsal WEDNESDAY morning at 8 a.m..    

CLASS OF 2014 – TURKEY TROT FUNDRAISER:
SATURDAY – 11/23 – 10 a.m. – FHUHS!  Registrations may be picked up in the FHU Office – or downloaded from this site.  https://sites.google.com/site/fhuhs5kturkeytrot/home   A can drive will also be part of the fundraiser!  All canned goods collected will be donated to Fair Haven Concerned.  Proceeds to benefit FH Concerned, and the FHUHS Senior Class.   

CLUB NEWS: 
ART CLUB:  Will begin meeting every  WEDNESDAY after school. 
CADETS:  Meet 1st, 3rd, 4th WEDNESDAYS @ 7:30 a.m. in the Conference Room.  See Officer Prouty for information. 
COMMUNITY SERVICE:  We will have a SHORT meeting at 8 a.m. – FRIDAY 10/11 in Mrs. Nicholson’s Room (206). 
DIY SCIENCE CLUB:  Specializing in the Amazing World of Scientific Exploration!  THURSDAYS - 3 p.m. in Mr. Worthing’s Room
OVX:  Meet 2nd WEDNESDAYS @ 7:30 a.m. in the Conference Room.  See Officer Prouty for information. 
POETRY OUT LOUD:  Meets Monday after school in Mrs. Hadeka’s room (120).   All are welcome!
SCHOLARS BOWL:  Meet after school in Mrs. Cornell's Room.        


COFFEE HOUSE – COMING!
Wednesday – 10/30 @ 6:30 p.m. in the FHUHS Cafeteria!!  FREE Admission (donations accepted-these go to support the FHUHS  Band Boosters).  Sign up with Mr. Roach, if you would like to perform – everyone is welcome!!!  Refreshments will be served.  MARK YOUR CALENDAR.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: 

There will be an Informational Meeting on Wednesday - 10/30 - for any girls interested in playing basketball.  The meeting will be in Mr. Wilson's room.  

GIRLS’ SOCCER BANQUET: 

The Girls’ Soccer teams will be having their end-of-season banquet TODAY – Tuesday, 10/29 @ 6:30 p.m. in the Cafeteria. 

GUIDANCE CORNER:    
* [Guidance website] https://sites.google.com/a/arsu.org/guidance/ The Website is updated regularly!  Please visit soon!    

COLLEGE VISITS:   Please see Mrs. Anderson in the Guidance Office is you are interested in attending.
Tuesday – 10/29:  1 p.m. – Emmanuel College / Tuesday – 10/29:  1:30 p.m. – Vermont Technical College

Wednesday – 10/30: 9 a.m. – Maine College of Art  /  Wednesday – 10/30: 2 p.m. – University of Albany
Wednesday – 11/13:  9:30 a.m. – Burlington College 
Thursday – 11/14: 9 a.m. – Castleton State College 
Friday – 11/15:  9 a.m. – College of St. Joseph in Maine (rescheduled from 10/15)      

JUNIOR PROM MEETING: 
There will be a Junior Prom meeting after school on TUESDAY – 10/29 in Mrs. Ransom’s Room. 

LIBRARY CORNER: 
Library website https://sites.google.com/a/arsu.org/fhuhs-library/  This link provides VOLUMES of useful information – why not “check it out”!!!
For information about the Homework Success Program, please follow this link: https://sites.google.com/a/arsu.org/fhuhs-library/after-school-s

NURSE NOTES:   Check out the Nurse Office page here: (https://sites.google.com/a/arsu.org/nurse-office/
Coming Soon – FHUHS Health and Wellness Calendar of Activities

FREE PERTUSSIS (Whooping Cough) VACCINES – For all Adults (19 & older) – Coming MONDAY – 11/4 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at the RAVNAH Boardroom – 7 Albert Cree Drive – Rutland, VT.  Questions – contact Amy Pfenning (apfenning@rrms.org) or 802-747-3893.  Especiallly important for those who will be in close contact with newborns & young children. 

SCHOOL STORE NEWS:
The SLATE PIT, your Slater School Store – will be OPEN before  school, during Period 5, and 15 minutes after school for your shopping convenience!  Please stop by and see what we have to offer. 

SPORTS CORNER: 
Weekly Sports Schedules can be seen here:  https://sites.google.com/a/arsu.org/fhuhs-sports/calendar 
>UP TO THE MINUTE CHANGES will be listed here:  http://47233.digitalsports.com/
NOTE: These listings are subject to change without notice – please check the “Up To The Minute Changes” above, or contact Eric Ramey-Activities Coordinator at: eramey@arsu.org
Sports are subject to change due to weather at any time after this listing has gone to print.

Thursday - 10/31:  
Annual HALLOWEEN SOCCER MATCH!
JV BOYS vs GRANVILLE (HOME) / 4 - 5 p.m.  
All players, coaches & referees will be in costume!  It is our second annual event - fun for all!  Come and watch!!!!!

Saturday - 11/2:  
DIVISION II – FOOTBALL Semi Final Game
FHUHS @ Lyndon (AWAY) / 1 p.m. 
The Slater football team has earned the #4 seed in the Division II Tournament - and we will be traveling to face #1 Lyndon Institute!  Hope everyone will make the trip to support the Slaters in their quest for a State Championship.  GO SLATERS!!! 

VPA Admission Cost:
ADULTS - $7  /  STUDENTS - $4

VSAC / PAYING FOR COLLEGE:  

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC), in collaboration with FHUHS - has scheduled a Paying For College presentation at the school on Tuesday- 11/5 at 6 p.m..  
The presentation, which normally runs about one and a half to two hours, provides students and their parents / guardians with information on financial aid and other resources available to pay for college.  Time is allotted for questions.  

Among the topics covered are types of financial aid, ways to apply, how family contribution is calculated, how financial aid is awarded, student and parent loans, and alternative payment options.    

YEARBOOK:
Senior Class of 2014/ IMPORTANT DATES:
SENIOR PICTURES DUE:  Wednesday – 10/30/2013 / SENIOR PAGE FORM DUE:  Wednesday – 10/30/2013

·         SENIOR SUPERLATIVES DUE:  Friday – 11/15/2013 / BABY PICTURES DUE:  Friday- 11/15/2013  
·         PARENT/GUARDIAN ADS DUE:  Monday 9/1 – Friday 2/15/2013 

YEARBOOK SALES:
         10/21 – End: Now $50        NEED 50% Deposit at Order!  Payable to FHUHS 
Starting the week of October 14 – YEARBOOKS will be sold by Hannah Gosselin (Gr. 10) and Morgan Brown (Gr. 12). 

You can come into Mrs. Ransom’s room if you are interested in buying them.  TY!