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Friday, November 8, 2013

Daily Announcements 11/8

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 FRIDAY – NOVEMBER 8, 2013

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: – 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. 

Friday – 11/8:  Tossed to Order:  Chicken Caesar Salad, Warm Pita Bread, Fresh Fruit 
Monday – 11/11 – NO SCHOOL – Veterans’ Day Observed 
Tuesday – 11/12:  Taste off the Tropics:   Cuban Sandwich w/the Fixin’s, Potato Wedges, Fresh Fruit, Berry Lemon Swirl   


8:24-8:30 - Report to 1st PD for Attendance

8:30-9:10 - ASSEMBLY

9:14-9:44 - 1st PD (A)
9:48-10:18 - 2nd PD (B)
10:22-10:56 - 3rd PD (C)
11-11:28 - 4th PD (D)
5th through 8th PDS follow Daily Bell Schedule

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

BAND – FRUIT SALE FUNDRAISER – Runs from 11/1 - 13
The Band Fruit Sale has started!  Navel ORANGES – $20 (1/5 Bushel) / $27 (2/5 Bushel)
            Navel ORANGES & GRAPEFRUIT $20 (1/5 Bushel Mixed) / $27 (2/5 Bushel Mixed)
                                               GRAPEFRUIT - $20 (1/5 Bushel) / $27 (2/5 Bushel)
                                               TANGELOS - $20 (1/5 Bushel) / $27 (2/5 Bushel)
See any member of the Band to order!  Please pay when you place the order.
  Checks should be made out to: FHUHS Band Boosters (memo-BAND FRUIT SALE)
Fruit should arrive around mid-December (last year it was around the 14th).
We thank you for your support.

Open Gym for boys interested in playing basketball this winter will be NEXT Wednesday – 11/13 @ 5 p.m.. 

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.
CLASS OF 2014 – Innsbrook FUNDRAISER – DUE Back on MONDAY – November 18!

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:  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.  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.         

The Community Service Club is sponsoring the writing of letters to members of the military – both home and abroad. 
During T.A. on Wednesday 11/20 students throughout the school will participate in writing letters to the soldiers. 

The FHUHS Break-a-Leg Society presents:  AVENUE Q (School Edition) (rated PG-13)
Performed in the FHU Band Room on November 13, 15th, and 16th @ 7 p.m.
Used by Special Arrangement – Music Theatre International New York, NY.  Puppets Constructed by Character Translations, Inc. for Musical Theatre International. 

* [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   
Tuesday – 12/10:  1 p.m. – University of Northwestern Ohio  / Thursday – 12/12: 10 a.m. – Clinton Community College in Plattsburg        

CASTLETON STATE COLLEGE “on the spot” ADMISSIONS:  SENIORS interested in taking part in CSC “on the spot” admissions interviews on Thursday – 12/5 – you need to ensure you get your application in to the CSC admissions office by November 20, 2013.  We would like to have your applications here in the Guidance Office by Friday – 11/15 to ensure they are complete

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: (
WELLNESS COMMITEE Meeting Dates 2013-2014
All meetings will be from 1 - 3 p.m. in the CONFERENCE ROOM
November 15
December 20
January 17
February 14
March 21
April 11
May 16
June 6
If you have an interest in health and wellness, please join us or just let us know of things you already are doing that you would like on the wellness calendar - including things for Staff and Students.  

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!

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. 

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.  Need more info???  Contact: Ernie DeMatties at 287-9755.    

Tia will be meeting with students in the Library Friday 11/8, Wednesday 11/13, Friday 11/15, and Monday 11/20. 
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.
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!

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 – 12/13Go to  If 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!!!!
Mrs. Hanson wants to have the MOST PARTIPANTS  than ever before for this year!  PLEASE REGISTER – even if you’re not sure.  Do some or all – or decide it’s not for you.  But please take a look.  It really is a nice resource benefit! 
KEY Info:  It is FREENO ONE will bug you if you sign up and decide not to participate!  You will receive a FREE ITEM of your choice (pedometer – hat – lunch bag – shirt) / A FREE DVD with 3 different levels of exercises (there is something for everyone) that you can do in the privacy of your own home! 
Also remember you have access to EAP Invest Program.  Provides free short term confidential counseling, referrals and information for employees and your family members.  Call anytime 1-800-287-2173 or check it out online: - the password is vsbit.  If you would like a business card for them – let Mrs. Hanson know and she will put it in your mailbox.

NOTE: If you have ever participated in the PATH program in the past – you NEED TO USE your previous log in – DO NOT create a new  one.  It will cost $15 to register after 12/13!