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Friday 11/02/18 Announcements

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Friday, November 2nd, 2018

*Students, please check and read your email at least once or twice each day.

*NO Pep Rally this Friday. Show your school spirit by dressing up as a cowboy or cowgirl to “Wrangle the Rams”. The class with the most participation will earn points toward the mayor’s trophy.

*Attention all Key Club Members: Next week we will be celebrating Key Club Week. Check Google class for more info or come by Mrs. Barnes’ room.

*NACC will be here Mon. Nov. 5th and Wed. Nov. 7th for Dual Enrollment at 9:30am in the library. This is for Spring Dual Enrollment registration.

*The Wildcat Battalion Rifle Team is now 2-0 in the North Alabama Rifle League with the varsity beating both Lyman Ward and Lee/New Century by more than 200 points.  Varsity posted a score of 1,021 last week.  Kristen Fowler was the top shooter with 265 points.  Devin Thomason, Ibet Perez, and Jade Robison contributed to the win.  The JV shooters are also 2-0 defeating Hazel Green 826 to 755 and edging out Sparkman 804 to 802.  The JV team consists of Carlos Benavent, Austin Bone, Victor Schneider, Bailey Jenkins, Caleb Stalvey, Cameron McElrath, and Landon Robison.  This week the varsity takes on Jemison and the JV shoots against Vincent.

*The 4th Annual Late Night Madness to celebrate the arrival of basketball season will be Tuesday, Nov. 6th at 6:00pm at the High School gym. There will be free admission to everyone, so come out and meet the girls and boys teams and get ready for basketball.

*Balfour will return on Thurs. Nov. 8th for Senior orders from 11-1pm the cafeteria. 

*Tickets for 101 Dalmatians are available for $5. See Mr. Crawford or Cast and Crew to purchase.

*Students must stay on the sidewalks until the buses stop in the bus loop. You will be written up if you violate this policy.

*Juniors and Seniors, Prom tickets are on sale now for $55. There will be a price increase after December 1st. All Juniors and Seniors must purchase a ticket.

*Yearbooks are on Sale: 2018-2019 Yearbooks are currently on sale for $50 (This price is only good, if you purchase your book prior to Christmas Break. There will be a price increase of $10 ($60) for all books purchased after Christmas break).  No extra books will be ordered.  If you do not pre-order a yearbook you will not be able to buy one at a later date. Payment Options: If you would like to pay for your yearbook via credit/debit card please use the following link and instructions: Please go to www.balfour.com enter our school name, verify the city and state, and click on “Yearbook” to place your online order.  If you prefer to pay via check, please make all checks payable to FPHS yearbook and bring to Mrs. Freeman in room 302. Payment Plan Options (before Christmas Break): if you chose the payment plan option, all balances must be paid in full by March 20th . Payment #1—(Deposit) $20, Due by Nov. 15th. Payment #2-$20, Due by Dec. 13th. Payment #3 -$10, Due by Jan. 17th.

*Students, remember that check out notes are due to Mrs. Vezertzis by break time or 9:30am. If you bring a note after break time they will not be accepted and your parents will have to come to the school and check you out. We do not allow check outs over the phone. 

*Tues. Nov. 6th - Veterans Day Program - 9:00am – Gym

*Thurs. Nov. 8th - Balfour will pick up Senior orders - Cafeteria - 11-1pm.

*Mon. Nov. 12th - Veterans Day - NO SCHOOL

*Tues. Nov. 13th - Senior Panoramic Picture - 9:30am  - Gym

*Wed. Nov. 14th - Career Day - 9-11am

*Thurs. Nov. 15th - Fall Blood Drive - Gym - 8am-1pm

*Mon. Nov. 19th– Fri. Nov. 23rd - Thanksgiving Holidays - NO SCHOOL

*Thurs. Dec. 13th - Christmas Band Concert - 6:30pm - City Auditorium

*Sat. April 6th - Prom - Canyon Center - 6-11pm

*Fri. April 12th - Race to Embrace - 9am-12 - Wildcat Stadium