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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Daily Announcements 3/12

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 THURSDAY – MARCH 12, 2015

REMINDER:  NO SCHOOL FRIDAY 3/13
INSERVICE DAY 

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  3/9, 10, 11, 12:               
A. (11:32-11:52)  Fallone        B. (11:56-12:15) Birchmore        C: (12:19-12:39) Bruce  

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 3/2, - , 4, 5, 6 (3:10 – 3:50) – Mrs. Cooper / Mr. Mahar                  

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. 

Thursday – 3/12Apple Fest:  BBQ Chicken, Dinner Roll, Butternut Squash & Apples, Garden Salad, Apple Crisp 
Friday – NO SCHOOL – INSERVICE
Monday – 3/16:  Taco Monday:  Tacos w/the Fixins’, Seasoned Rice, Refried Beans, Mandarin Oranges 
 

AFTER SCHOOL DRIVER EDUCATION:
After School Driver Education DEADLINE is WEDNESDAY - March 25.  Applications are available in Guidance.

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

NOTE:  The Library will be CLOSED on Thursday - 3/12 after school.  
The Homework Success Program will be held in the CAFETERIA.

ARSU BAND DAY:
The Music Department is holding its annual ARSU Band day, AKA “MegaBand” – Thursday – 3/12!
The band students will be hosting roughly 100 students from the sending schools to create one large band.  There will be a performance / dress rehearsal at 1 p.m. in the Band Room.  There will be an evening concert at 7 p.m. in the Gym Thursday evening.  FREE  Please come and enjoy this wonderful musical experience!  FREE

BAND NEWS:
JAZZ BAND meets on TUESDAY & FRIDAY mornings @ 7:30 a.m..
JAZZ Combo meets on THURSDAY 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
FULL COLOR $50 / Deposit of $25 Required
SENIORS - ONLY 35 Yearbooks left!  Please order from Mrs. Ransom

CHEER HAWAII / ST PATRICK’S DAY RAFFLE
Please help to send Sophia & Mollie to Cheer Hawaii Camp!  Tickets are: 1/$2, 3/$5, 10/$10, 25/$20, and are available at the FHU Office or Sophia, Mollie, or Mrs. Ransom!  TY for your support! 

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. 
SCHOLARS BOWL News:  Will be participants of the NAQT National Small School tournament (being held in Atlanta, GA the weekend of April 24)

GUIDANCE CORNER:    
FHUHS Guidance Department  The Website is updated regularly!  Please visit soon!
ATTENTION JUNIOR BOYS: Boys’ State Applications are now available.  Please see Mrs. Anderson in Guidance. 

ATTENTION SENIORS:  Local Scholarships are arriving regularly.  Check out the website at
SCHOLARSHIPS or come to Guidance for applications.
It's not too early to be thinking about SUMMER PROGRAMS.  You can find a wide variety of programs through colleges and organizations.  A list of options can be found at:  Summer Programs

HUNTING / FISHING CLUB:
Sign up NOW!  See Officer A, Derek Eagan, or Jon Jordan.  You may also sign up in the Office.  

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 (first name.last name) 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

JUNIORS interested in the HEALTH FIELD Great Opportunity this summer:
All inclusive program (includes books, scrubs, supplies, housing, meals and recreation) 5 week residential program this summer AND you get paid $1,500 if you complete the program!  Better than any job! 
It’s called the COLLEGE QUEST TO HEALTH CAREERS.  Applications have to be in by Thursday – March 19.  Get an application at College Quest To Healtlh Careers   Brochure in the Nurse’s Office if you want more info. 

PROJECT GRADUATION NEWS:
FUEL & FUN RAFFLE:  100 Gallons of fuel Oil / 100 Gallons of Propane, Cord of Dry, Split Wood, Wood Pellets, Hubbardton Forge Lamp….and other great prizes!!!!!!  Drawing is on Monday - March 16
$2 per ticket or 6 for $10.  Contact Michele Perry for tickets, or with questions: 265-8810

SLAM NEWS:
Attention Freshmen:  SLAM (Student Leaders Advocates and Mentors) are looking for new members to help with 8th Grade transition activities and High School Prep.  Please see Mrs. Nicholson, Ms. Shaw, or Mrs. Kiefer for an application.  
Applications are DUE MONDAY – 3/16.

SLATE VALLEY COMMUNITY CHORUS INVITE:
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.   First Concert is WEDNESDAY – April 22!  Mark Your Calendar! 

SPORTS:
MANDATORY SPRING SPORTS MEETING: MONDAY – MARCH 16 @ 6:30 p.m..

MANDATORY ATTENDANCE by Athlete & Parent / GuardianForms will need to be signed that night.  UPDATED  physical will have to be received by the school PRIOR TO participation in ANY PRACTICES on Monday – March 23NOTE: The nurse will be available at the meeting so you can check on the date of your last physical. 

Thursday – March 12
SBAC Test Prep Schedule – English/Foreign Language:  JUNIORS ONLY
(Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium)
8:24 – 9:07 a.m.  / Period 3 – TEST PREP
STC Bus will depart at 9:10 a.m.
9:11 – 9:54 a.m. / Period 2
9:58 – 10:41 a.m. / Period 1

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

STUDENT COUNCIL – UPCOMING EVENTS – FYI:   Mark Your Calendar – NOW!
3/14 – Saturday: Spaghetti Dinner @ Castleton Legion – to benefit Student Council.  Serving 5 to 7 p.m. / Kids/Seniors $5 - ADULTS $7
4/7 – Tuesday: Spring BLOOD DRIVE @ FHU
4/8 – Wednesday: DIANE FLOOD Memorial Scholarship Basketball game

TRANQUILITY YOGA:
To be held here at FHU (Mrs. Sheldon FACS room) on Mondays from 4:30- 5:30 p.m..
HATHA YOGA: A combination of breath-work & physical postures (asanas) designed to improve health and well-being.  ALL EXPERIENCE levels are welcome!  COST - By Donation (Students are free).  Taught by E.B. Sheldon-Morris RYT-200.  For more info email ebsheldon@gmail.com.  We hope to see you!

VSAC REPRESENTATIVE:
Tia will be here at FHU on Thursday – 3/12 Periods 1 – 6 / and Tuesday – 3/24 ALL DAY.  She will meet with students in the Library. 

VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT – BENEFIT CLASS OF 2018:
Friday – March 27 – Starting at 3:30 p.m. in the FHUHS Gym!  $5 / person - $30 / Team.  Teams must have 2+ girls.
Money & sign-up sheet due to Miss Tanner DEADLINE Friday – 3/20.  



FACULTY / STAFF:
                                                                        VEHI 2015 PATH ADVENTURE:
 This is WEEK 7
Path Slips must be turned in to Mrs. Hanson by 1 p.m. on Mondays!