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Friday, November 21, 2014

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! 

NATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK – 11/17 - 21

Announcements to be read on FRIDAY – November 21, 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  11/17,  18 , 19, 20, 21:                
A. (11:32-11:52) Smith     B. (11:56-12:15) Chase   C: (12:19-12:39) Blackbird

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 11/17, - , 19, 20, 21 (3:10 – 3:50) – Mrs. Potvin                    

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!

SURVEY TIME!
Please take a moment to read, fill out & return!  (Paper copies available in the Cafeteria also)
Need to be completed by Sunday – 12/7!  TY

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. 

Friday – 11/21:   It’s a Classic:  Flat Bread Pizzas, Cauliflower Slaw, Fresh Fruit 
Monday – 11/24Everybody’s Fav:  Build Your Own cchicken Sandwich, Cucumber & Tomato Salad, Applesauce 
 
AFTER SCHOOL LIBRARY SERVICES (3-5:30 p.m.) & HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM: 
For information about After School & Homework Success Program – look here! After School Program Info

ART CLUB / EPILEPSY AWARENESS:
November is Epilepsy Awareness Month.   11/18 – 21 during lunch we will have items for sale!  A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Epilepsy Foundation and the Purple Peace Foundation.  Show your support!  Wear PURPLE on Tuesday – 11/25.  1 in 26 Americans will develop epilepsy.

AUCTION RAFFLE – 1ST ANNUAL:
NY/VT Nurses Unite!  1st Annual Chinese AuctionSATURDAY 11/22 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. (to drop tickets) DRAWINGS BEGIN at 5 p.m.  Held at the FH American Legion (72 S. Main Street).  All proceeds to benefit MEDICAL BRIGADE to HONDURAS.   Tickets $5 sheet of 25 + door prize.  Buy 4 – get 5gth FREE!    

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

BAND / LAKE PLACID:
Students will be gone Friday to the Northeast Instrumental Music Festival.  Congratulations to: Erik Brown, Eric Ray, Kyra Trombley, Belle Kidder, Sophia Rampone, Keilani Pellerin, Reilly Howard, Nichole Blackwood, Glenn Wilcox, Cara Cummings, Zack Caraballo, Isaac Nichols, Jacob Wilcox, Rudy Aust, Seth Hoenes, Matt Eckler

BLOOD DRIVE / GIFT OF LIFE:
This year the Gift of Life is going to be the 12 Days Of Giving.  On MONDAY – December 15we will host the most western Blood Drive site for our Day of Giving!  Please spread the word!  MARK YOUR CALENDAR now!  TY

BOOK SALES -YEARBOOK That is!
Yearbooks will now be sold
ONLY Friday Mornings and Friday – all lunch periods.
Yearbooks - $50 – only a $25 deposit required to reserve your copy.

BOOSTER CLUB / CLOTHING SALES TODAY – LAST CHANCE!
If anyone is interested in SLATER clothing – please see a student athlete.  Sales CLOSE on Friday – 11/21 (no later)!
Check the Library bulletin board for pictures!
CHORUS:
KEYNOTE rehearsals – Monday @ 7:30 a.m. – OPEN TO ALL!

CLUB LISTINGS:
ART CLUB:  Meets every WEDNESDAY after school in the Art Room. 
GAMING CLUB:  The Group will be meeting on Monday - Wednesday – Friday. 
POETRY OUT LOUD:  Poetry Out Loud will meet on Mondays @ 3:15 p.m. in Room 120.  
SCHOLARS BOWL:  Will be meeting all week after school in Mrs. Cornell’s room.
SNOWBOARD CLUB:  There will be a meeting on Tuesday – 11/25 at 8:10 a.m. in the Band Room. 
SPOKEN WORD AND POETRY – has joined forces with Poetry Out Loud! 

SENIOR DEADLINES: IMPORTANT!!!
PARENT – GUARDIAN ADS DUE: by February 15
DANCE TEAM:
There will be a meeting on MONDAY – 12/1 @ 3:15 p.m. in the FACS Room (Mrs. Sheldon area) for anyone interested in forming a FHU Dance Team!    

GUIDANCE CORNER:    
FHUHS Guidance Department  The Website is updated regularly!  Please visit soon!

ASVAB NEWS:  Students who took the ASVAB test will have the opportunity to have their scores interpreted on Tuesday – 12/9 at 12:45 p.m. (6th PD) in the Computer Lab Room 117.  The Guidance Office will distribute passes to excuse students from class. 

CASTLETON STATE COLLEGE
ADMISSIONS DECISION DAYS: Will be held on their campus on Wednesday 12/3 and Friday 12/5.
Students should pre-register through the CSC Admissions Office by calling 800-639-8521 and submit their application through the Common Application by the 1st of the month in which they plan to participate. 
FHU Guidance Office deadline for your Senior Autobiography and transcript request forms are Monday – 11/17 for the December Decision Days.  See your school counselor for questions.  

PLAN TEST:  The PLAN test for ALL sophomores – will be given on THURSDAY – December 4.  This will be held in the gym, and other designated areas throughout the school.

LIBRARY CORNER: 
FHU Card Catalog: http://ift.tt/1hlMTRG
For information about the Homework Success Program, please follow this link: http://ift.tt/1hlMTRJ
ebooks & audiobooks!
Now available on LIBRARY Homepage
Scroll down to Follett Shelf for a list of our ebooks and audiobooks (there are over 100!)
Your username is your school email and your password is slaters.
Books can be accessed from school or remote locations – anywhere the Internet is available.
Includes such popular titles as The Fault in Our Stars, The Best of Me, and 13 Little Blue Envelopes.
See the display case in the Library for a partial listing of titles (from remote locations – go to fhuhs.org, then Departments, then Library.  Scroll down to Follett Shelf). 

NURSE NOTES:   Check out the Nurse Office page here:  Nurse's Office

IMMUNIZATION CLINICS:
If you meet one of the following criteria, you may qualify for vaccinations at NO CHARGE:
 No Primary Care Provider / Insurance does not cover Vaccines / No Health Insurance / Primary Care Provider does not offer Vaccines
WHERE: 300 Asa Bloomer Building – Rutland, VT
WHEN:  Thursday12/18 – from 1-4 p.m.
Contact: Melissa Richards, RN at the VT Department of Health for your APPOINTMENT – 786-5104

SLATE PIT NEWS:   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

STAFFORD TECHNICAL CENTER NEWS CAST:
Live every WEDNESDAY @ 11:40 a.m.   Here is the link to the live feed: Stafford Technical Center Live Feed

SPORTS CORNER:
We welcome Pierre Cotton as the new Activities Director at FHU!  (See his contact info below)
A big THANK YOU to Mr. Doucette for his fine leadership this past season!
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 Pierre Cotton - Activities Coordinator at: pcotton@arsu.org  
Sports are subject to change due to weather at any time after this listing has gone to print.  
Due to the FOOTBALL Banquet, the Basketball schedule has changed.

VARSITY BOYS Basketball Practice - 3:15 - 4:45 p.m.
JV BOYS BB Practice - 4:45 - 5:45 p.m.
JV VARSITY GIRLS BB Practice - 5:45 - 7:15 p.m.
VARSITY GIRLS BB Practice - 7:15 - 9 p.m.

The VARSITY Girls & Boys team will NOT BE ALTERNATING schedules daily, but will do so WEEKLY.  Please make sure - week by week - you look at the s
chedules to make sure which VARSITY TEAM will be practicing later!

Saturday – 11/22:
VARSITY & JV GIRLS Basketball vs West Rutland in a scrimmage (HOME) / 12 Noon
VARSITY BOYS Basketball @ Proctor for a scrimmage (AWAY) / Game 3 p.m. / Leave 1:45 p.m.. 

SUPERMARKET BINGO / FYI:
The Annual SUPERMARKET BINGO will be held on Friday – 11/21 @ St. Mary’s School (Washington Street) in FH!
DOORS OPEN AT 6 P.M. – Bingo BEGINS @ 7 p.m..  Refreshments Available.  All 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!) 
THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT.

TURKEY TROT – November 22, 2014:   The event will be held 
Saturday NOVEMBER 22 at 10 a.m. – here at FHUHS!!!!
Registration will start at 9 a.m..   Student rate is now $15.  There will be a cash prize awarded to the class that has the most students sign up and walk / run.   JUNIORS are ahead at this point!

REGISTRATION forms can be found outside of Ms. Shaw’s room (212), or from the Office, and have been placed in every mailbox downstairsDrop completed forms off in Room 212 – or in the Office (with cash / check made out to: The Class of 2016).  Kids under 5 are FREE! 
Please remember to bring canned goods when you register at the $15 adult rate.
There is a collection box in Ms. Shaw’s room.  THANK YOU for your support. 

VSAC REPRESENTATIVE:
Tia will be here Friday – 11/21.  She will be meeting with students in the Library.


YEARBOOK PICTURES REQUEST:
Want to see YOUR PICTURES in this year’s Yearbook????!  Just upload your pictures to: Balfour YEARBOOK Pictures Request Form  Project #-523766 Password – yearbook 15

FACULTY / STAFF:
VEHI’S 2015 PATH ADVENTURE: Registration is NOW OPEN for Vehi’s 2015 Path Adventure: A Twist In Time!
Registration is FREE!  - and CLOSES at 11 p.m. EST on Friday12/12!  Go to To My Path
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 26, 2015!!!!