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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Daily Announcements 12/18

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 WEDNESDAY – DECEMBER 18, 2013

LUNCH DUTY  12/16, 17, 18, 19, 20:                
A. (11:32-11:52)  Wilson       B. (11:56-12:15)  Bruce     C: (12:18-12:39)  Doran

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 12/16, - , 18, 19, 20  (3:10 – 5:30 p.m.)
Mrs. Howard        
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 – 12/18North End Fav:  Spaghetti & Meatballs, Green Beans, Blueberries & Cream 
Thursday – 12/19Comfort Food:  Ham, dinner Roll, Baked Potato, Baked Beans, Orange Sorbet 

The LIBRARY will be CLOSED FRIDAY afternoon – 12/20
We’ll be back on Thursday – 1/2/2014 – see you then!

ART CLUB:  Will begin meeting every  WEDNESDAY after school.    
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 – 12/17: 10 a.m. – St. Michael’s College (representative is our past graduate ERIN IRONS!)  She is a member of the Founders Society and will bring a wealth of knowledge for any prospective students.         

PSAT RESULTS:  To all JUNIORS & SOPHOMORES who took the PSAT:  the results will be distributed after December break.  Students will be given passes identifying the date and period they will report to the computer lab to receive the results.  Guidance will go to Stafford to distribute the results to students who attend there. 

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: ( 
NOTE:  WELLNESS COMMITTEE – next meeting will be Friday – 12/20 from 1-3 p.m. in the Conference Room. 

FREE PERTUSSIS (Whooping Cough) VACCINES – For all Adults (19 & older) – Coming WEDNESDAY – 12/18 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. 

BOTTLE DRIVE:  Liberty Street Market is accepting returnable donations for the 2014 PROJECT GRADUATION! 
Please return your bottles as a donation.  TY 
In addition the group will be conducting a bottle drive throughout our area – stay tuned for details!

BASKET PARTY:  Is set for SATURDAY – January 11, 2014!

This should be a major fundraiser for our group!  We’re hoping ALL SENIOR’s families will prepare a basket for this fundraiser.  Donated baskets can be turned into the Office.  We need them dropped off by Monday – January 6

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.    
Wednesday – 12/18:
GIRLS VARSITY & JV Bball @ Brattleboro (AWAY) / JV 5:30 p.m. – VARSITY 7 p.m. – Leave 3:10 p.m.   

Friday – 12/20: 
JV-B GIRLS & BOYS Bball @ Otter Valley (AWAY) / BOYS 4:30 p.m. – GIRLS 6 p.m. / Dismiss end of PD 7 - 2:16    

Saturday – 12/21:
WRESTLING @ Granville Tourney (AWAY) / 9 a.m. – Leave 7 a.m.
INDOOR TRACK @ UVM (AWAY) / 9 a.m. / Leave 6:30 a.m. 

YEARBOOK: Senior Class of 2014/ IMPORTANT DATES:

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

YEARBOOK SALESNow $50        NEED 50% Deposit at Order!  Checks Payable to                                                                                                     FHUHS
You can come into Mrs. Ransom’s room if you are interested in buying them.  TY! 

PARENT / GUARDIAN ADS are still being accepted!
Surprise your Senior!  You can e-mail the ads and pictures to – You can create your own design!

·         FULL page - $250
·         HALF page - $140
·         QUARTER page - $70
·         BUSINESS CARD - $40


ARSU STEP UP CHALLENGE – 1/2/2014 to 1/29/2014: 
This is our 2nd year of the Step Up Challenge!  Each building will track their steps for 4 weeks in JANUARY! 
The total steps will be divided by the number of employees working in the building(s) – so it is important that everyone participate.  You can sign up with your building’s wellness leader (FHU is Deborah Hanson and receive a tracking form.  Your weekly steps should be turned in on Friday each week to your wellness leader. 
The building with the most average steps will win!
The winning BUILDING will receive $150 to purchase wellness materials.  This year we will also have individual prizes!