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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Daily Announcements 10/15

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 – October 15, 2014

Reminder
ALL Students MUST ENTER Through FRONT DOOR!  TY

PLEASE NOTE:  FHUHS is a PEANUT / NUT AWARE FACILITY
Please DO NOT OPEN any Peanut / Nut / Peanut Butter Containing Products
(These can trigger a LIFE THREATENING Allergic Reaction in some People)

LUNCH DUTY  10/13, 14, 15, 16:                
A. (11:32-11:52)  Ketcham     B.(11:56-12:15)  Merritt   C: (12:19-12:39)  Kiefer

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 10/13, - , 15, 16 (3:10 – 3:50) – Mrs. Doran / Ms. Fitzgerald                   

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: http://ift.tt/19EscL3 – 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.  
OMELET REQUESTS:  Must be ordered 
ONE day ahead please.  TY

NOTICE:  CHARGING is NOT ALLOWED at any time!

FRESH PICKS CAFÉ – District Link:  Fresh Picks Site – MENUS (http://ift.tt/1hlMSgH)   
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 – 10/15:  Mom’s Classic:  Baked Macaroni & Cheese, Carrots, Garden Bean Salad, Fresh Banana     
COMING WEDNESDAY to Fresh Picks Cafe
“Build Your Own PASTA Bar” - a unique Stir Fry extravaganza!  
Sign Up Wednesday morning!  
We will be selling tickets prior to getting in line.   This should be tons of fun!   
Price is the same as a regular lunch

Thursday – 10/16: Herb Roasted Chicken, Warm Dinner Roll, Green Beans, Mixed Fruit Swirl 
FRIDAY – 10/17: - NO SCHOOL – Teacher Inservice

AFTER SCHOOL LIBRARY SERVICES (3-5:30 p.m.) & HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM: 
For information about the Homework Success Program, please follow this link: http://ift.tt/1hlMTRJ 

BALLBOYS / BALLGIRLS:
Mr. Doucette needs 4 ballboys / girls to work at the Double Header SOCCER games on Friday – 10/17!
The boys play at 4 p.m. – and it is the girls SENIOR night at 6 p.m.
These positions are PAID and FED!  They are offered on a first come first serve basisIf you wish to do both games you may.  We are an equal opportunity employer!  Please see Mr. Doucette to learn more about this exciting opportunity – and to sign up.

BAND NEWS:
JAZZ Combo meets on THURSDAY mornings @ 7:30 a.m..


BAND BOOSTERS:
The Band Boosters are selling golf umbrellas with FHUHS emblem for $20!  Contact Jackie Perry if you want one!  265-3213

CHROMEBOOK NEWS:
Learn more here:  http://bit.ly/fhu1to1
NOTE:  (1) Parents / Guardians must have attended a 1:1 meeting or watched the info video ONLINE and completed the Digital Attendance form
 (2) Signed Acceptable Use Policy Form must be returned before Chromebook can be assigned!
NOTE: CHARGE battery EVERY EVENING – be READY for Class! 

COFFEE HOUSE:
Coming WEDNESDAY – 10/29 @ 6:30 p.m.
All performers welcome – refreshments to be served.  FREE ADMISSION, donations greatly appreciated!  Sponsored by the Music Boosters.

COMMUNITY BONFIRE:
The Community Bonfire will be held at the Fair Haven Air Park on THURSDAY – 10/16 @ 7 p.m.! 

FREEDOM And UNITY TV:  Youth Film Competition!  Share your Vermont story!  Create a 2-15 minute film.  Jury and Audience Awards! 
Open to ages 14 – 25.  Submission Deadline April 10, 2015!  Check out this link for more information!  http://www.freedomandunitytv.net/    <info@freedomandunitytv.net>

GAMING CLUB:
There will be NO GAMING CLUB this week 

GUIDANCE CORNER:    
* [Guidance website] http://ift.tt/1j56d8V The Website is updated regularly!  Please visit soon!   

ASVAB:  The ASVAB test will be given on Friday – October 31 (location to be determined).  Please come to Guidance to   sign up. 

COLLEGE VISITS:  JUNIORS / SENIORS – please sign up in the Guidance Office if you are interested in attending.  TY 

10/14 – Tuesday – 11 a.m. – University of Maine at Farmington 
10/15 – Wednesday – 9 a.m. – Roger Williams University 

HOBY:  Attention SOPHOMORES:  Anyone interested in becoming a HOBY candidate should submit to the Guidance Office a paragraph on why they want to attend the Leadership Conference by Thursday – 10/16.  For more information see Mrs. Pelkey or Mr. Alexander in Guidance, or visit the HOBY website at http://www.hoby.org/ TY

PSAT:  All JUNIORS will be taking the PSAT WEDNESDAY – October 15 .  PDS 1 - 4

LIBRARY CORNER: 
FHU Card Catalog: http://ift.tt/1hlMTRG
For information about the Homework Success Program, please follow this link: http://ift.tt/1hlMTRJ

NURSE NOTES:   Check out the Nurse Office page here: (http://ift.tt/1j56d8Z

POETRY OUT LOUD:
Poetry Out Loud will meet on Mondays @ 3:15 p.m. in Room 120.   
Please pick up your permission forms from Mrs. Hadeka. 

SCHOLARS BOWL:
Will not meet this week.

SENIOR DEADLINES – IMPORTANT!
SENIOR PICTURES: October 31, 2014SENIOR PAGE FORMOctober 31, 2014
SUPERLATIVES:  November 14, 2014 / BABY PICTURES: November 14, 2014
PARENT – GUARDIAN ADS DUE: September 2 – February 15

SENIORS!  HELP DESIGN YOUR YEARBOOK COVER!
Help design YOUR Yearbook cover and WIN a FREE YEARBOOK!!!  Express your talents by helping us design our 2014-2015 Yearbook.  Draw your design on an 8x10 white sheet of paper, hand in to Mrs. Ransom by October 31st!!!

SLATE PIT NEWS / UPDATE:  New SLATER wear! 
Crew Neck - $20 / Zip up Hoodies - $27
V-Neck PINK Shirts $13 / Slater Shorts B & G $7 / Baseball Hats $13 / Sweatpants $20 / Hoodies $25
Sleeveless Slater Nation T-shirts $6 / Slater Nation Backpacks $6

SPORTS CORNER: 
Weekly Sports Schedules can be seen here:  http://ift.tt/XmQolD
UP TO THE MINUTE CHANGES will be listed here:  http://ift.tt/1hlMTRN

NOTE: These listings are subject to change without notice – please check the “Up To The Minute Changes” above, or contact Len Doucette-Activities Coordinator at: ldoucette@arsu.org

Sports are subject to change due to weather at any time after this listing has gone to print.  

Wednesday – 10/15:
VARSITY & JV FIELD HOCKEY @ Brattleboro (AWAY) / Games 6:30 p.m. 
JV GIRLS SOCCER vs Mill River (HOME) / Game 3:30 p.m.    

Friday – 10/17:
VARSITY BOYS SOCCER vs Twin Valley (HOME) / Game 4 p.m.
VARSITY GIRLS SOCCER vs Twin Valley (SENIOR NIGHT) (HOME) / Game 6 p.m.     

Saturday – 10/18:
JV & VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY (SENIOR NIGHT) @ CSC (HOME) /

STAFFORD TECHNICAL CENTER NEWS CAST:
They will be doing this every WEDNESDAY @ 11:40 a.m. – check it out!
Here is the link to the live feed: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/stcn-live-feed

SWAP:  Spoken Word And Poetry.  Write your own words.  Speak.  Be Heard.  SWAP will meet every other Wednesday!  The first meeting date TBA! – Room 109.  Contact Mr. Pariseau at cpariseau@arsu.org for more info. 

TURKEY TROT – November 22/2014:
The TURKEY TROT will be held on Saturday- 11/22!  Registration will start at 9 a.m..  Students can pre-register and pay only $10 until WEDNESDAY – November 12.  After 11/12 the student rate will go up to $15.  There will be a cash prize awarded to the class that has the most students sign up and walk / run.  REGISTRATION forms can be found outside of Ms. Shaw’s room (212), or from the Office.  Drop completed forms off in Room 212 – or in the Office (with cash / check made out to: The Class of 2016).  TY

VSAC REPRESENTATIVE:
Tia will be here at FHUHS  Monday 10/27.  She will meet with students in the Library.

WHITE CANE AWARENESS DAY:
Today - WEDNESDAY – 10/15 is WHITE CANE Awareness Day.  
Please check out the information posted around the school to learn more!

YEARBOOK PICTURES REQUEST:
Want to see YOUR PICTURES in this year’s Yearbook????!  Just upload your pictures to: http://ift.tt/1rnGyxg 
Project #-523766  Password – yearbook 15

YEARBOOK SALES:
Yearbooks now for $50 – you can put a $25 deposit down – anytime between now and June 1.  Any questions please contact Mrs. Ransom or Michaela Eckler-Editor. 




FACULTY / STAFF:
BIGGEST LOSER CONTEST 2014-2015:  Will start on Friday – 10/24!  It will run for 17 weeks and end on Friday – 2/13 (yes, just before VACATION!).  For rules and information see Deb Hanson in the Nurse’s Office, or e-mail her at dhanson@arsu.org   GOOD LUCK!