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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Daily Announcements 11/5

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 TUESDAY – NOVEMBER 5, 2013

Reminder:  ALL Students MUST ENTER Through FRONT DOOR – NO EXCEPTIONS!
 
LUNCH DUTY  11/4, 5, 6, 7, 8:                
A. (11:32-11:52)  Tanner       B. (11:56-12:15)  Connelly      C: (12:18-12:39)  Schwaner 

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 11/4, - , 6, 7, 8:  (3:10 – 5:30 p.m.)
Ms. Sanborn / Mrs. Cooper      
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 – 11/5:  Lunchtime Classic:  Cheeseburger, Lettuce, Tomato & Pickles, Oven Fries, Banana 
Wednesday – 11/6Luigi’s Pasta Bar:   Pasta w/Meat Sauce, Dinner Roll, Caesar Salad, Peaches   


AFTER SCHOOL LIBRARY SERVICES & HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM: 
The LIBRARY will be CLOSED Tuesday afternoon (11/5) due to a Faculty Meeting. 
Open Wednesday for our usual hours – 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.. 

ANTI-BULLYING MEETING:
A group of Seniors – with the help of Officer Prouty – have stepped up to lead the school in an anti-bullying movement. 
There will be a meeting on TUESDAY – 11/5 at 7:45 a.m. – where Seniors can sign up to be involved in this group.  

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

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

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

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   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.   

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:    
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.         

 CHANGE - FOOTBALL – MANDATORY MEETING:
There will be a MANDATORY meeting AFTER SCHOOL WEDNESDAY – 11/6.  Players are expected to turn in your equipment at this meeting.  
TY for a great year of SLATER football! 

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.
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) 

CASTLETON STATE COLLEGE "on the spot" ADMISSIONS INTERVIEWS:  
SENIORS - anyone interested in taking part in CSC "on the spot" admissions interviews on Thursday - 12/5 - you need to ensure that your application are received by the CSC Admissions Office by WEDNESDAY - 11/20.  
We would like to have your applications here in the Guidance Office by Friday - 11/15 to ensure that they are complete.     

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

PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT: 
The following students have photographs on display at a photography contest / exhibit at the Chaffee Art Center! 
Paulina Genier / Olivia Cacciatore / Brittany Savage / Ashley Taube / Vincent Zhang
The show runs through Saturday - November 16, and the Chaffee is open Thursday – Friday – Saturday from 12 – 6 p.m..
Hope you get a chance to check it out!

RAD – SELF DEFENSE CLASS:
Officer Prouty will be offering a RAD class from 12/9 through the 13th / 3:30 – 5:30 p.m..  The cost is a $10 donation – and the money will go into the Cadet Fund.  If you have taken the class and would like to help that week – one day or all – contact Officer Prouty. 

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. 

SNOWMOBILE SAFETY COURSE: 
A snowmobile safety course will be held on Saturday – 12/7 at the Poultney Fire House.
Preregistration is required.  You may sign up in the Office.  Course is FREE and Lunch is FREE.  Starts at 9 a.m. and runs 6 hours.  
 
VSAC /PAYING FOR COLLEGE Presentation:

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC), in collaboration with FHUHS, has scheduled a PAYING FOR COLLEGE presentation here in the FHU Library 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.     

YEARBOOK:

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 9/1/2013  –  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!

FACULTY / STAFF:
SUNSHINE FUND REMINDER:  1st of all – TY so much to everyone who has already donated this year!  For those of you who are still planning to donate – I just wanted to remind you that checks should be made out to me (Ashleigh Sanborn) or to Tricia Doran.  You can write “Sunshine Fund” in the memo.  Cash works as well.  TY

FACULTY / STAFF MEETING: Will be held on Tuesday – 11/5 @ 3:15 p.m. in the Library.  See you then!


VEHI’S 2014 PATH ADVENTURE: Registration is now open for Vehi’s 2014 Path Adventure: LIFE Game On!  Registration is FREE! – and CLOSES at 11 p.m. EST on Friday – 12/13!  Go to www.tomypath.com/vehiIf you can’t remember your username and/or password, contact PATH and they will help you.  The 10-week Adventure begins on Monday – January 27, 2014!!!!  

VSAC REPRESENTATIVE:    
Tia will be meeting with students in the Library on WEDNESDAY - 11/6, FRIDAY - 11/8 this.  She will also be here on Wednesday - 11/13, Friday - 11/15, and Wednesday - 11/20.