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Friday 2/08/19 Announcements

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Friday, February 8th, 2019

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

*Mr. Hechler and Mrs. Sayre’s homerooms will report to the lunchroom for fingerprint ID set-up today for 4th block.

*Today is Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Day. Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and progressively limits the ability to breathe, FBLA has made a donation in honor of Emma and Eli Goggans.

*Midterms will go home today, students will pick them up in 4th block.

*Coach Banks 4th block class will meet in Officer Davis room 119 today.

*Mattie Pair and Sharon Gallegos see Mrs. Barnes today.

*The Wildcat Battalion Rifle Team finished their regular season undefeated at 13-0 in the North Alabama Rifle League.  They will now compete in both the JROTC Service  Regionals (15-17 February)  and the Civilian Marksmanship Program Regionals (4-6 April).  Fort Payne will compete against the top teams in the southeast United States as one of only two teams from the state of Alabama to qualify for each competition.  Success at either of these matches will yield another chance at competing at Nationals.  Good luck and good shooting.

*Permission slips for the Tech Fair are due by Tues. Feb. 12th to Ms. McClain. If you do not turn in permission slips you will not be able to go on the field trip.

*Prom date forms are in the office for anyone attending prom with a date from another school or who does not attend any school.

*Students, on Tuesday, Feb. 19th, Student Council will host Wildcat Family Feud. We will pick teams of 6 from each grade to compete. Sign-ups will be held in a few weeks. Now, please check your email for the survey questions for the game.

*A new gate has been installed behind the band room. The gate will be closed during school hours.

*All Seniors, check your email from Mrs. Barnes for instructions on turning in your pictures for the Senior video.

*Students, please remember that you must register your vehicle and purchase a parking decal in order to park on campus. Drivers, you must park in your assigned spot. No students should be parking on the top row of the athletic lot. That is teacher parking only.

*Seniors, FAFSA sign-ups are here in the office. There are 4 different dates available.

*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. 

*Juniors and Seniors, Prom Tickets will increase to $100 after Feb. 4th.  All Juniors and Seniors going to prom must purchase a ticket.

*Yearbooks are on Sale: 2018-2019 Yearbooks are currently on sale for $60. 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 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. All balances must be paid in full by March 20th .

 *Fri. Feb. 8th - Midterms Go Home Today

*Wed. Feb. 13th - Virtual Day for Seniors

*Mon. Feb. 18th – Presidents Day – NO SCHOOL 

*Wed. Feb. 20th - ACT for Juniors

*Wed. Feb. 20th - Virtual Day for Seniors

*Tues. Feb. 26th—Black History Program for Seniors

*Mon. March 11th - Spring Parent Involvement Night

*Thurs. March 25th - Mon. April 1st - Spring Break - NO SCHOOL

*Mon. April 1st - Teacher Work Day

*Tues. April 2nd - Students return to School

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

*Fri. April 19th - Good Friday - NO SCHOOL