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Friday, January 16, 2015

Daily Announcements 1/16

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 – JANUARY 16, 2015


Remember - January 19, 2015

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  1/12, 13, 14, 15, 16:                
A. (11:32-11:52) Wilson           B. (11:56-12:15)  Ransom         C: (12:19-12:39) Herren  

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 1/12, - , 14, 15, 16 (3:10 – 3:50) – Mrs. Nicholson                   

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. 

Friday – 1/16Lunchtime Classic:  Sloppy Joe on Wheat Bun, Carrot Sticks w/Hummus, Mixed Fruit   
Monday – 1/19 – NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Day Observed

Tuesday 1/20 – Friday 1/23 EXAMS – Breakfast Only – NO LUNCH SERVED During EXAMS – Dismissed 12 noon
Monday – 1/26 – EXAM MAKE-UP DAY – No Breakfast / No Lunch
Tuesday – 1/27Brunch for Lunch:  French Toast, Baked Ham, Roasted Potatoes, Banana 
Wednesday – 1/28: EARLY RELEASE – Bag Lunch Only

IMPORTANT – NEWS FROM GUIDANCE
Tuesday 1/27 starts the New SemesterDo you have your schedule?
If not – PLEASE go to Guidance!

NOTE: Tuesday 1/27 - Wednesday 1/28 - Thursday 1/29
There will be a change to the bells to allow 1 hour for NWEA Testing

ALL 9TH and 10TH Graders will be testing in their assigned classrooms
(unless they received a pass to an alternative location)
ALL 9th and 10th Graders NEED TO BRING their CHROMEBOOK
And it NEEDS TO BE CHARGED!!!

11th & 12th Graders will go to classes as scheduled – unless they received a pass with an alternative location.

ADS – YEARBOOK / PARENT-GUARDIANS:
ATTENTION Senior Parents / Guardians!  Now is the time to place your order for your Class of 2015 SENIOR AD!
They are due by MONDAY – February 2, 2015.
We have full pages $250, half pages $150 (4x9), quarter pages $90, and business cards $30, still available!
Please contact Mrs. Ransom directly, or send pictures, size, payment, to FHUHS front office, or email instructions to:
Kim Ransom / Business Teacher-Yearbook Advisor / FHUHS / 33 Mechanic Street / Fair Haven, VT 05743 / 802-265-4966 x 267 / kransom@arsu.org

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM:
NOTE:  There is NO HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM during EXAMS (1/20 – 1/26)
For information about After School & Homework Success Program – look here! After School Program Info

BALFOUR REPRESENTATIVE: 
The Balfour representative will be here on Thursday - 1/29 before school to take your class ring orders!  Extra packets are available in the Office, or you may order online at: Balfour Company.  A $50 deposit is required.  

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

BAND/CHORUS CONCERT:
A big THANK YOU to Mr. Roach & Mr. Wilkin & students for a FANTASTIC night of music 1/14 – Choral & Instrumental!
We appreciate the sharing of your talent with the community!
Week in Review 1/19

BAND NEWS:
JAZZ BAND meets on TUESDAY & FRIDAY mornings @ 7:30 a.m..

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.
3 ways to pay: (1) go to www.smart-pay.com / (2) order forms in Office or w/Mrs. Ransom
(3) call 1-800-853-1337 to pay with credit / debit card
BALANCE DUE – 6/1/2015
SENIORS - ONLY 66 Yearbooks left!  Please order from Mrs. Ransom
FULL COLOR $50 / Deposit of $25

CHROMEBOOK NEWS:  Learn more here:  http://bit.ly/fhu1to1
NOTE: CHARGE battery EVERY EVENING – be READY for Class! 

CLUB LISTINGS:
ART CLUB:  Meets every WEDNESDAY after school in the Art Room. 
GAMING CLUB:  Meeting days TBA
POETRY OUT LOUD:  Poetry Out Loud will meet on Mondays @ 3:15 p.m. in Room 120.
SCHOLARS BOWL:  TBA   

EXAM SCHEDULE / FYI:  Grades 9, 10, 11, 12:
First Exam Time: 8:45 – 10:15 a.m. / Second Exam Time 10:30 - Noon
TUESDAY – 1/20 – PD 1 & 2 / WEDNESDAY – 1/21 – PD 3 & 4 / THURSDAY – 1/22 – PD 5 & 6 / FRIDAY – 1/23 – PD 7 & 8 / MONDAY – 1/26 – MAKE-UP DAY
Second Marking Period ends on January 16

STAFFORD TECH Center bus will run as Regularly Scheduled.  
Stafford Students will have a FULL DAY at Stafford.
LATE BUS:  Will leave FHU @ 3:30 p.m. during EXAMS (1/20 – 1/23)

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

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). 

NIGHT OF THE ELEPHANT IV:  WEDNESDAY 2/11 @ 6:30 p.m.
SNOW DATE: THURSDAY 2/12 @ 6:30 p.m.
Calling ANY & ALL performers to be a part of the 4th ANNUAL FHUHS Night of the Elephant Talent Show!
This is a wonderful opportunity to get out and perform for the community and we welcome any talent, age or group who want to be a part of this AWESOME show, and maybe even earn a chance to win some cool prizes! 
Anyone who wishes to perform MUST AUDITION & fill out an Audition Form – which is available on our FACEBOOK page, or w/Peter Roach at FHUHS.  We are also accepting auditions via video (auditions due 2/5) for those who can’t make the audition dates!
FORMS DUE Thursday 2/5Audition Days 2/3, 2/4, 2/5 – Slots from 3 – 6 p.m.
Audition forms – and all questions can be sent to: proach@arsu.org 

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

SCHOLARS BOWL - ST VALENTINE’S RAFFLE:
The Scholars Bowl team will be conducting a St. Valentine’s Day Raffle to support our efforts to go to Atlanta, GA for a Scholars Bowl Tournament.  We are currently seeking donations for the raffle.  Donations will be collected up to Thursday – January 29, 2015, and may be left in the FHUHS Office.  TY for your support.
The raffle itself will be held on FEBRUARY 12.

SENIOR PROM THEME:  “The Last Dance”!

SLATE PIT – OUR SCHOOL STORE:
CHEER HAWAII FUNDRAISER: Spirit Bows and Bead Sale!  At all home games.  Please help support MOLLIE (Coltey) & SOPHIA (Rampone) trip – Summer 2015!

SLATE VALLEY COMMUNITY CHORUS INVITE:
The newly forming Community Chorus will feature singers from high school age – and up!  There is no need to audition – only a desire to sing and perform!  Rehearsal locations will be determined at the first rehearsal. 
If you have questions – or would like to confirm that you will be joining – feel free to contact Mr. Wilkin at 802-265-4966 x 254 or SVCommunityChorus@gmail.com.   

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

STAFFORD TECHNICAL CENTER ROADSHOW:
FYI – The STC Roadshow will be held here on WEDNESDAY – 1/28.  This is a scheduled ½ day.  More information to follow! 

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 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.  

CONGRATULATIONS! 
SLATER NATION IS PROUD OF HIS ACCOMPLISHMENT!

Friday – 1/16:
JV Girls BB Practice / 3:15 – 4 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
VARSITY Girls BB Practice / 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
INDOOR TRACK Practice / 3:15 – 5:30 p.m. / Lobby
CHEERLEADING / 3:15 – 5:30 p.m. / FH Fitness
JV & VARSITY BOYS BB vs Mt. Anthony (HOME) / JV 5:30 p.m. – VARSITY 7 p.m. 
WRESTLING Practice / 3:15 – 5:30 p.m. / Cafeteria

Saturday – 1/17:
Girls BB Clinic / 9 – 10:30 a.m. / FHUHS Gym
JV & VARSITY GIRLS BB vs Brattleboro (HOME) / JV 1 p.m. – VARSITY 2:30 p.m.
WRESTLING @ Essex Classic (AWAY) / Leave 8 a.m.
INDOOR TRACK @ Norwich University (AWAY) / Leaving at 5:30 a.m. - Meet 8 a.m.

Tuesday 1/20:
CHEERLEADING Practice / 4 - 6 p.m. / FH Fitness
WRESTLING Practice / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. / Cafeteria
VARSITY Boys BB Practice / 12:30 - 2 p.m. / CSC Gym
INDOOR TRACK Practice / 12:30 - 2 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
JV GIRLS BB Practice / 2 - 3:30 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
VARSITY Girls BB Practice / 3:30 - 5 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
JV BOYS BB Practice / 5 - 6:30 p.m. / FHUHS Gym

Wednesday - 1/21:
CHEERLEADING Practice / 4 - 6 p.m. / FH Fitness
WRESTLING Practice / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. / Cafeteria
VARSITY BOYS BB Practice / 12:30 - 2 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
INDOOR TRACK Practice / 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. / Lobby
JV GIRLS BB Practice / 2 - 3:30 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
VARSITY GIRLS BB Practice / 3:30 - 5 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
JV BOYS BB Practice / 5 - 6:30 p.m. / FHUHS Gym

Thursday - 1/22:
INDOOR TRACK Practice / 3:15 - 5:15 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
CHEERLEADING Practice / 4 - 6 p.m. / FH Fitness
JV GIRLS BB Practice / 2 - 3:30 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
VARSITY GIRLS BB Practice / 3:30 - 5 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
WRESTLING @ Mill River GYM #2 (AWAY) / Depart 3:30 p.m. / Match 7:30 p.m.
(AWAY) / Leave 4:15 p.m. / JV 5:30 - VAR 7 p.m.

Friday - 1/23:
INDOOR TRACK Practice / 12:30 - 2 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
WRESTLING Practice / 12:30 - 2 p.m. - Cafeteria
VARSITY Boys BB Practice / 2 - 4 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
CHEERLEADING Practice / 4 - 6 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
JV Boys BB Practice / 4 - 6 p.m. / FHUHS Gym
JV & VARSITY GIRLS BB @ Mill River (AWAY) ./ Depart 4:15 p.m. / JV 5:30 - VARSITY 7 p.m.

Saturday - 1/24:
VARSITY GIRLS BB vs Poultney (HOME) / Game 1:30 p.m.

WHITE HOUSE CALLS ON WeVIDEO STUDENT FILMMAKERS:
The 2nd White House Student Film Festival is accepting submissions from U.S. student filmmakers in grades K-12!
Interested?  Read more here! WeVideo Contest Info Grades K-12

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:
CHEER HAWAII BASKET RAFFLE:
Saturday – February 28 – a basket raffle is being planned to help Mollie Coltey & Sophia Rampone attend the prestigious CheerHawaii USA Invitational!  This is held at the University of Hawaii campus, in Honolulu, HI from 6/24 – 7/2/2015
If you would be willing to donate a basket to help the girls with this fundraiser – they would be so grateful. 
Baskets can be given to Tina Rampone, Tammy Coltey, or Kim Ransom.  THANK YOU!

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS – FYI: Announcements are NOT PUBLISHED during EXAMS – starting Tuesday 1/20.
They will resume on Tuesday – 1/27.  If there is something you would like included during that time – please let me know (cstacey@arsu.org) and I will include on the Friday 1/16 announcement (which remains active until 1/27).  TY  Mrs. Stacey

VEHI 2015 PATH ADVENTURE: The 10-week adventure begins on MONDAY – January 26, 2015!!!!