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Friday, May 1, 2015

Daily Announcements 5/1

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! 
                                                            
THIS DAY IN HISTORY:  Empire State Building Dedicated

Announcements to be read on FRIDAY – MAY 1, 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  4/27, 28, 29, 30, 5/1:               
A. (11:32-11:52)  Fitzgerzald      B. (11:56-12:15) Tanner      C: (12:19-12:39) Luzer

HOMEWORK SUCCESS PROGRAM DUTY 4/ 27, - , 29, 30, 5/1   (3:10 – 3:50) – Mr. Wilson/Mrs. Sanders                     

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:  As of Friday - 4/24:  STUDENTS were
NO LONGER  ALLOWED
to CHARGE Lunch
We ask that ALL ACCOUNTS be settled by todayFriday - MAY 1

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 – 5/1:   Pizzeria Classics:  Assorted Flat Bread Pizza, Caesar Salad, Banana 
Monday – 5/4:   Build It Your Way:  Build Your Own Burger, Cole Slaw, Sweet Corn, Mandarin Oranges   

AFTER SCHOOL DRIVER EDUCATION:
May / June After School Driver Education deadline is WEDNESDAY - 5/13.  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

The LIBRARY will be CLOSED Tuesday afternoon (5/5) due to a Faculty Meeting.
Open Wednesday for our usual hours – 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m..

ALL-STATE MUSIC FESTIVAL NEWS: (Thursday 5/7 & Friday 5/8)
We are pleased to have two students participating in the event – representing the FHUHS School community and Music Department!  
ERIK BROWN will be participating in the Concert Band – and ERIC RAY will be participating in the Concert Choir.   Congratulations gentlemen!

ART EXHIBIT / CHAFFEE ART CENTER NEWS:
Important Dates: Until May 30:  Show open to view during gallery hours!*
*GALLERY HOURS: Thursday / Friday: 12 – 6 p.m. – Saturday: 12 – 5 p.m..
LOCATION:  Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street – Rutland, VT

BAND NEWS:
JAZZ BAND meets on TUESDAY & FRIDAY mornings @ 7:30 a.m..
JAZZ Combo meets on THURSDAY mornings @ 7:30 a.m..
POPS CONCERT:  Coming FRIDAY - May 1 at 6:30 p.m..  Suggested Donation $3

Theme – ROAD TRIP
Crank up the radio – fill the tank – and experience the talent we have here at FHU!


BASKET RAFFLE – HOSTED BY FHUHS FRENCH CLUB:
Mark your calendars!  Coming SATURDAY – May 16 at the FH American Legion – 72 South Main Street!
Doors open at 11 a.m. – DRAWING begins at 1 p.m..  100+ baskets, gift certificates, prizes, and special raffle items! 
$5 Admission (and a sheet of 25 tickets).  $2 for an additional sheet.  SPECIAL raffle items: 1/$1 – 5/$3 – 10/$5, and a 50/50 raffle.

CHORUS NEWS:
The Spring Chorus Concert will be held on WEDNESDAY – MAY 13 at 6:30 p.m.FREE  Mark Your Calendar!
Rehearsals: 5/6 (WED) – Period 1 – Concert Choir / Period 6 – Honors Choir
Rehearsals: 5/7 (THU) – Period 5 (C Block) – KeyNotes Men / Period 4 – Honors Choir
Rehearsals: 5/11 (MON) – Period 1 – Concert Choir / Period 7 – 5 Day
Rehearsals: 5/13 (WED) – Period 1 – Concert Choir / Period 2 – 5 Day / Period 3 - Keynotes

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:  Has participated in the NAQT National Small School tournament (held in Atlanta, GA the weekend of April 24).   The team ended up 36 out of 60 teams that participated!  Four out of eight of our students placed in the top 50% of individual scoring!  There were 329 players at this competition!  WELL DONE FHU!  Thanks Coach Allen for all that you have done to make this happen!

FHU CHEER TEAM: 
Are hosting a CAR WASH to help raise $ for Cheerleading Camp and Tumbling Equipment.  SATURDAY – May 2 and SATURDAY – June 6 @ Gilmore Home Center in Castleton, VT from 9 – 2 p.m..  $6 Small Vehicles / $10 Large Vehicles 

FROSHMORE DANCE:
The FROSHMORE Semi-Formal Dance will be held on FRIDAY – 5/15 here in the FHU Gym from 7 – 10 p.m..!
$10 Single / $15 Double

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

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

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). 

MUSIC BOOSTERS:  April Showers bring May Flowers!
The Music Boosters are selling golf umbrellas with FHUHS emblem for $20!  Contact Jackie Perry if you want one!  265-3213

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTION:
25 students will be inducted into the Matthew Lyon Chapter of the NHS on MONDAY – May 4 at 7 p.m. in the Band Room.  As always, you are all invited to attend the ceremony.  Please congratulate these students on their achievement:


1.     McKenzie Apjohn
2.     Kristian Bruce
3.     Hunter Buxton
4.     Charles Cacciatore
5.     Elizabeth Cates
6.     Cassidy Childs
7.     Kaylee Ann Cormia
8.     Claudia Cousineau
9.     Cara Cummings
10.   Beccalyn Dugan
11.   Abigail Ferrara
12.   Aimee Fortier
13.   Sophia Hadeka
14.   Rebecca Heibler
15.   Charlotte Kearns
16.   Lauren Langlois
17.   Erin Langmaid
18.   Emmaline Lipka
19.   Molly Marcy
20.   Nicole McCardle
21.   Samantha Morse
22.   Kaitlyn Pellerin
23.   Keilani Pellerin
24.   Brooklynn Savage
25.   Abigail Wright


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

PROJECT GRADUATION:
We are collecting pictures for the SLIDE SHOW!  Please send your pictures to: todd@eckler.org as soon as possible!  If you have any questions contact Michele Perry at 265-8810.  TY

SENIOR PROM TICKETS / Class of 2015:
Tickets are on sale – STARTING Monday 5/11 – Friday 5/22.
See Savanna or Elly for purchase.  TY      $30 single / $50 Couple

RELAY FOR LIFE / AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY:
Robin Crowningshield is selling Luminaries to help with fund raising.  They are $5 each.  (Luminaries are bags that you can decorate – or even just put a name on.  It can be people who have passed from cancer or for Survivors).  A candle will be placed in them on the evening of June 20 at the Rutland Fair Grounds.  The ones she has right now need to be decorated by you.  You may pick the bags up in her office – or if you e-mail rcrowningshield@arsu.org she will bring them to you within the building.  Thank you for your support.

SCHOLARS’ BOWL NEWS:
The FHUHS Scholars’ Bowl Team attended the 2nd Annual National Academic Quiz Tournament for Small Schools – which was held in Atlanta, GA April 24 – 27!  The team ended up 36 out of 60 teams that participated.  (There were 329 players at this competition.)  We had 4 out of 8 of our students that were in the top 50% of individual scores!!!!  Team members that went on this competition were: Charlie Cacciatore, Zachary Caraballa, Emily Clement, Erin Langmaid, Zachery Quesnel, Trevor Reck, Virgil VanGuilder, and Jacob Wilcox. 

SLATE PIT – The SLATER SCHOOL STORE NEWS:
We have NEW landyards!!  Only $3 – FHU-Home of the Slaters!  See Mrs. Genier during the day.  THANKS

SLATE VALLEY COMMUNITY CHORUS INVITE:
If you have questions – or would like to join – feel free to contact Mr. Wilkin at 802-265-4966 x 254 or SVCommunityChorus@gmail.com

SLATE VALLEY RAIL TRAIL RACE:
On Saturday – 5/2- the FHUHS “CLASS OF 2018” is hosting the FIRST EVER rail trail race – beginning at CSC – and ending at Taps Tavern on Main Street in Poultney, VT!  Please join us for this fun event!  Free T-Shirt!  Sign up here!   Eventbrite SLATE VALLEY RAIL TRAIL Race  Check out Facebook.com/jackiephillips for race updates! 

SPORTS:  Weekly Sports Schedules can be seen here:  
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.  

Friday – 5/1:
TRACK & FIELD Practice / 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. / Track
JV BB / SOFTBALL @ Mill River (AWAY) / 3:30 p.m. Start / Dismiss 2 Leave at 2:15 p.m.
GOLF MATCH Practice @ Whitehall / 3:30 – 6 p.m.
TENNIS MATCH vs Rutland (AWAY) / Dismiss 2:30 - Leave 2:45 p.m. / 3:30 – 6 p.m.
VARSITY SOFTBALL & BB vs Mill River (HOME) / FHU Fields / Dismiss 2:15 p.m. - Start 3:30 p.m.

Saturday - 5/2:
TRACK @ Burlington Invitational (AWAY) / Bus here 5:55 - LEAVE 6 a.m.


SPORTS BAGS / EQUIPMENT REQUEST:
While the Spring Sports season is exciting, fun and very competitive – there is also lots of equipment involved.
The bags & equipment have become a safety issue in the hallways.  So – starting THURSDAY 4/30 – for all students bringing in sports equipment – you will need to come see Mr. Cotton in the morning – and he will store it in an activity closet, locker until the end of the day – to keep the bags out of the halls.  
THANKS for your attention to this matter.

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

SUMMER EMPLOYMENT: 
GREETERS: Lake Help Needed
From Memorial Day Until Labor Day.  Weekend Hours Only.  am / pm shifts
Mandatory Training Session required.  May 16th 9:30 - 11 a.m.
email: Bob.catv@gmail.com (if seriously interested)!
See Mrs. Ransom with any other questions.

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!

YEARBOOK:   
ATTENTION All Students & Faculty:  Please submit FINAL PAYMENT for your Yearbook by Friday – May 22, 2015 to Mrs. Ransom.  Cash or Check (FHU) welcome.  
If for some reason you can’t remember what you owe – please email Mrs. Ransom at: kransom@arsu.org 



FACULTY / STAFF: 
FACULTY / STAFF MEETING:  There will be a meeting in the Library on Tuesday – May 5 @ 3:15 p.m..  See you there!

WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE:  Mrs. Phillips will be holding a 6 week weight loss challenge starting FRIDAY - 4/24 - for anyone interested!  The cost to join is $10.  Payments may be made up to Friday - 5/1.