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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Daily Announcements 10/31

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! 

Remember to watch for all the Trick or Treaters on the streets tonight - DRIVE CAREFULLY!
All the ghosts & goblins - Stay Safe!  Enjoy!

 Announcements to be read on THURSDAY – OCTOBER 31, 2013

TURN your CLOCKS  <- <- <- BACK
 2 a.m. - Sunday 11/3!
Also - Change Batteries in your SMOKE DETECTORS

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. 

Thursday – 10/31:  Homestyle:   Roasted Chicken, Warm Roll, Potato Wedges, Apple Crisp 
Friday – 11/1Light & Healthy:  Flat Bread Pizzas, Baby Carrots w/Hummus, Garden Salad, Fresh Fruit   

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. 

SATURDAY – 11/23 – 10 a.m. – FHUHS!  Registrations may be picked up in the FHU Office – or downloaded from this site.   You can also pick up a registration in the Office, or see Mr. Worthing!  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.         

COFFEE HOUSE – Wednesday:
Thank you to all who performed – and those who participated in any way!  It was an AWESOME evening of talent!
* [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 – 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: 
CANCELLED - Due to Weather Conditions
JV BOYS’ SOCCER vs Granville (HOME) 
ANNUAL “HALLOWEEN” Soccer matchAll players, coaches & referees will be in costume.

Saturday – 11/2: 
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! 

FYI: Tyler Rice was nominated for the September Male Athlete of the Month by the Vermont Sportswriters & Sportscasters Association – a state wide nomination!
Although he was not selected as the winner – this was an honor!  Congratulations Tyler, you’re always a winner to FHUHS!

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..
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 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

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