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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Daily Announcements 11/21

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 – NOVEMBER 21, 2013

LUNCH DUTY  11/18, 19, 20, 21, 22:                
A. (11:32-11:52)  Herren       B. (11:56-12:15)  Shaw      C: (12:18-12:39)  Pariseau 

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 11/18, - , 20, 21, 22:  (3:10 – 5:30 p.m.)
Ms. Fallone / Mr. Tully      
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 – 11/21New Englander:  Roasted Chicken, Dinner Roll, Garden Salad, Blueberries & Cream 
Friday – 11/22:  Light & Healthy:  Ham & Cheddar Melt, Tomato & Cucumber Salad,  Applesauce

The Balfour representative will be here at FHU before school starts – on Monday – 11/25 – for anyone who did not pick up their rings. 

We have 11 students who have auditioned and been accepted into the Northeast Instrumental Music Festival which will be held in Lake Placid!  Students will be leaving TODAY – Thursday 11/21 after A lunch.  They will rehearse all weekend with a performance on Sunday afternoon in the Lake Placid Performing Arts Center!  Congratulations to:
Katherine & Sophia Rampone, Alex & Zach Caraballo, Erik Brown, Sarah & Seth Hoenes, Reilly Howard, Amanda Clement, Jacob Wilcox, Matt Eckler!  Enjoy.    

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.

REMINDER - AUDITIONS for Poor Wayfaring Stranger Solo this morning @ 8 a.m. – in the Chorus Room. 

ART CLUB:  Will begin meeting every  WEDNESDAY after school.  Remember – NO SCHOOL 11/27! 
COMMUNITY SERVICE:  Meet WED & FRIDAY mornings at 8 a.m. – in Ms. Gallagher or Mrs. Nicholson room. 
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.   
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.         

* [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.
Tuesday – 11/26:  10 a.m. – Southern Vermont College 
Tuesday – 12/10:  1 p.m. – University of Northwestern Ohio
Thursday – 12/12: 10 a.m. – Clinton Community College in Plattsburg
 Tuesday – 12/17: 10 a.m. – St. Michael’s College (representative is our past graduate ERIN IRONS!)       

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: (

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. 

The Annual SUPERMARKET BINGO will be held on Friday – 11/22 @ St. Mary’s School (Washington Street) in FH! 
DOORS OPEN at 6 p.m.Bingo BEGINS @ 7 p.m..
Middle School will provide food at their concession stand!  There will be no babysitting – ALL CHILDREN should be accompanied by an adultAll proceeds will go to the FH Grade School PTA to help fund special activities.  MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW!!
 Rain, snow, or sleet – we still meet!  No alternative date!     
Don’t forget to bring your LUCKY CHIPS (or use our macaroni!)

There will be a BASKETBALL Cheer Clinic taking place on 11/19, 20, 21 from 3:15 – 5:15 p.m..  Meet in Room 104.  Any questions?  See Mrs. Ransom.

Preseason Winter Sports Informational Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday November 26 @ 6pm

    The Slater Booster Club will again be sponsoring the Winter Tip Off  Sports Informational meeting.  It is expected that all potential winter sport athletes and a family member will attend this meeting to meet coaches and gain perspective of the expectations associated with each team/program.  The booster club will be providing hot dogs and a drink, and we will also have a guest speaker here to address the benefits leadership, team chemistry and placing other above self.  Please read below for information pertaining concussions, permission forms and physicals

WINTER SPORTS SEASON SET TO GET UNDERWAY ON DEC. 2nd.  Practice schedules to be posted by Nov 26th.

YEARBOOK: Senior Class of 2014/ IMPORTANT DATES:

·         PARENT/GUARDIAN ADS DUE:  Monday 9/1/2013  –  Friday 2/15/2014 

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! 


FULL CHORUS GYM REHEARSALS:  Tuesday – 11/26 – PD 6 / Tuesday – 12/3 – PD 1 / Tuesday – 12/10 – PD 2

SUNSHINE FUND:   Just a totally non-annoying reminder that it’s not too late to pay your Sunshine Fund dues! 

Please make checks out to either Tricia Doran or Ashleigh Sanborn (you can write “Sunshine Fund” in the memo) – or you are welcome to pay cash.  TY so much for your support!