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Thursday, October 3, 2013

Daily Announcements 10/3

Fair Haven Union High School  “The Weekday Web” 
PARENTS / GUARDIANS / STUDENTS: Announcements appear every day that school is in session @ 5 a.m.
Why not add to Your FAVORITES! 

 Announcements to be read on THURSDAY – OCTOBER 3, 2013 

Reminder:  ALL Students MUST ENTER Through FRONT DOOR – NO EXCEPTIONS! 
 
LUNCH DUTY  9/30, 10/1, 2, 3, 4:                
A. (11:32-11:52)  Ransom       B. (11:56-12:15) Himes     C: (12:18-12:39) Howard

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 9/30, - , 10/2, 10/3, 10/4:  (3:10 – 5:30 p.m.)
Mr. Cavacas    
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. 

Thursday – 10/3:  Sweet, Sweet, Treats:  Honey Mustard Chicken over Greens, Sweet Potato Fries, Strawberry Shortcake  
Friday – 10/4: Goodbye Summer:  Pulled Pork on a Bun, Baked Beans, Broccoli Salad, Fresh Fruit     
 
G-MAIL / CALLING ALL STUDENTS!!! 
Are you having trouble – or need assistance on logging in – or perhaps you haven’t even activated your ARSU Google G-mail account (how could this be)!!! 
If you fall into this category – PLEASE see one of your teachers – primarily during their study halls – and have them e-mail Mr. Carbine to assist with this.  TY

BALFOUR REPRESENTATIVE: 
You can order Class Rings on line also – at www.balfour.com.   Must have $50 deposit at time of order!  FREE HOODIE! 

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. 
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.  Please join us!     

COLD PACKS – Where Are You??? 
PLEASE check EVERYWHERE – and send the now warm COLD packs on a field trip to the Nurse’s Office ASAP!!!!!  TY  This isn’t “cool”! 

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

ASVAB:  The ASVAB testing will be held on FRIDAY – 10/25 in Mrs. LaPlaca’s classroom.  See Mrs. Anderson in the Guidance Office to sign up.  TY

COLLEGE VISITS:   Please see Mrs. Anderson in the Guidance Office is you are interested in attending.
Thursday – 10/3:  1 p.m. – Southern New Hampshire University 
Friday – 10/4: 9 a.m. – Alfred University / 1 p.m. – Keene State College 
Monday – 10/7:  10:30 a.m. – St. Michael’s College
Tuesday – 10/8:  1 p.m. – Providence College
Wednesday – 10/9: 10 a.m. – Husson University  / Wednesday – 10/9: 1:30 p.m. – SUNY Potsdam 
Thursday – 10/10: 9 a.m. – Johnson State College

NECAP – Fall Testing:  Next week - ALL 11th Graders:  Tuesday 10/8 – Wednesday 10/9 – Thursday 10/10  from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. 

PSAT:  The PSAT is a standardized test that provides practice for the SAT college entrance exam. 
It is also sponsored by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.  It will be given on WEDNESDAY – 10/16 to ALL JUNIORS at no costSophomores may elect to take the exam for a fee of $14due by Friday- October 11. 
There is a limited number of tests available to Sophomores – so please sign up as soon as possible.  TY

LATE BUS NEWSThere will be NO LATE BUS TODAY - THURSDAY – 10/3!  Prepare!

LEE NATIONAL DENIM DAY: 
Will be held  Friday – 10/4 this year.  Please join by making a donation & wearing your favorite jeans.  TY for your support.

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: 
Here are some helpful websites from Mrs. Hanson: 
September is National Emergency Preparedness Month!  http://www.nnepc.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/R-U-Prepared-VT-2012.pdf
This is the site for Vermont Health Insurance information:  http://healthconnect.vermont.gov/sites/hcexchange/files/VHC_ConsumerBrochure_FINAL.pdf
This is the site for fall Tick information:
Coming Soon – FHUHS Health and Wellness Calendar of Activities
FREE PERTUSSIS (Whooping Cough) VACCINES – For all Adults (19 & older) – Coming FRIDAY – 10/4 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 – 10/3: 
JV BOY’S SOCCER @ Granville (AWAY) / Leave 5:45 p.m. – Game 7 p.m. 
VARSITY GIRL’S SOCCER @ Leland & Gray (AWAY) / Dismiss 1 p.m. – Leave 1:15 p.m. / Game 4 p.m.   
JV GIRL’S SOCCER @ Otter Valley (AWAY) / Dismiss 2:45 p.m. – Leave 2:55 p.m. / Game 4:30 p.m.      

Friday - 10/4:  
VARSITY FOOTBALL vs Lyndon Institute (HOME) / 7 p.m. 
NOTE:  Can't make it to the football game against Lyndon???  You can still catch the action as it happens - because the Northeast Sports Network will be providing LIVE VIDEO coverage online!  
FREE to watch - check it out at www.NSNSPorts.net - starting at 6:45 p.m.  

VARSITY BOY'S SOCCER @ Green Mountain (AWAY) / Dismiss 1:26 - Leave 1:36 p.m. / Game 4 p.m.  
FIELD HOCKEY @ Brattleboro (AWAY) / Dismiss 1:26 - Leave 1:35 p.m. / VARSITY 4 p.m. - JV 5:15 p.m.   

BEST COACH CONTEST!
Congratulations to Coach BRIAN GRADY – he has been selected as a State finalist for USA TODAY’s Best High School Football Coach Contest!  The contest opens on Monday – September 30Ends 10/8 for this section. 
USA Staffers have chosen 8 active head football coaches in each State – after more than a month of conversations with local media and other State/school officials with high school football expertise.  FROM THERE – the FANS will decide which coach emerges from a list of 408! 
So – FANS of FHUHS Football - VOTE here:  http://contest.usatodayhss.com/

VSAC REPRESENTATIVETia will be here at FHU - AFTERNOON ONLY on Thursday 10/3, ALL DAY Monday 10/7, and MORNING ONLY on Tuesday 10/8.  She will be meeting with students in the Library.
STUDENTS – please stop by and learn what VSAC can do for your educational future!!!!

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:
·         9/30 – 10/4: $40                       10/7 – 18: $45          10/21 – End: $50        NEED 50% Deposit at Order!  Payable to FHUHS 

·         PURCHASE THIS WEEK – ONLY $40!!