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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Daily Announcements 10/30

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 WEDNESDAY – OCTOBER 30, 2013

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: – 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 (   
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. 

Wednesday – 10/30:  That’s Italian:  Spaghetti & Meatsauce, Caesar Salad, Pears 
Thursday – 10/31:  Homestyle:   Roasted Chicken, Warm Roll, Potato Wedges, Apple Crisp   

WANTED ASAP!!!!  Student needed for babysitting position after school in Fair Haven.  If you drive – a plus!  See Mrs. Ransom for details. 

The BOYS’ SOCCER banquet will be WEDNESDAY – 11/6 at 6:30 p.m.. 

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

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, or visit Mrs. Ransom for an informational packet. 

WEDNESDAY Chorus classes meet TODAY – All periods – except 5.      

SATURDAY – 11/23 – 10 a.m. – FHUHS!  Registrations may be picked up in the FHU Office – or downloaded from this site.   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.   

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:  Meets after school in Mrs. Cornell’s Room.         

Wednesday – 10/30 @ 6:30 p.m. in the FHUHS Cafeteria!!  FREE Admission (donations accepted-these go to support the FHUHS  Band Boosters).  Everyone is welcome!!!  Refreshments will be served!  Come & enjoy the talent!

There will be an Informational Meeting TODAY after school in Mr. Wilson’s room – for any girls interested in playing basketball. 

* [Guidance website] The Website is updated regularly!  Please visit soon!    

COLLEGE VISITS:   Please see Mrs. Anderson in the Guidance Office is you are interested in attending.
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)      

Library website  This link provides VOLUMES of useful information – why not “check it out”!!!
For information about the Homework Success Program, please follow this link:

NURSE NOTES:   Check out the Nurse Office page here: (
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 ( or 802-747-3893.  Especiallly important for those who will be in close contact with newborns & young children. 

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. 

Weekly Sports Schedules can be seen here: 
>UP TO THE MINUTE CHANGES will be listed here:
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:
Sports are subject to change due to weather at any time after this listing has gone to print.

Thursday – 10/31: 
JV BOYS’ SOCCER vs Granville (HOME) / 4 to 5 p.m.  
ANNUAL “HALLOWEEN” Soccer match!  All players, coaches & referees will be in costume.
Our 2nd Annual event – FUN FOR ALL!  Come and watch!

DIVISION II – FOOTBALL Semi Final VPA Admission Cost:
ADULTS - $7  /  STUDENTS - $4
Saturday 11/2:  Fair Haven @ Lyndon (AWAY) / Game 1 p.m. 
We hope everyone will be able to make the trip to support the Slaters in their quest for a State Championship! 

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC), in collaboration with FHUHS, has scheduled a PAYING FOR COLLEGE presentation here at FHU on Tuesday – November 5 @ 6 p.m..  It will be held in the Library.  
This presentation, which normally runs about 1 ½ to 2 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 / guardian loans, and alternative payment options.      

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 SALES10/21 – End: Now $50        NEED 50% Deposit at Order!  
Payable to FHUHS