- Fort Payne High School
Tuesday 10/08/19 Announcements
Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
*9 weeks exams today in math, science and A block classes. We will not go to B block classes today.
*Tomorrow will be exams in English, history, foreign language, and B block classes. You will still go to 1A for attendance and them move right to 1B tests. After break, you will go straight to 2B.
*The Varsity football game is on Thursday at Buckhorn High School this week.
*Flu shots for students is October 18th. Anyone needing a form can get one from the office or the nurse.
*Thursday, October 10th, we will be testing in homerooms again. Freshmen will finish Global Scholars, Sophomores will take the Pre-ACT, Juniors will take the TruScore ACT, and Seniors will finish Global Scholar. There will be NO LATE ARRIVAL, NO TECH SCHOOL, and NO DUAL ENROLLMENT on Oct. 10th. ALL STUDENTS must be at school at 7:45am.
*All attendance notes need to be turned into the office first thing in the mornings.
*The lunchroom is now offering Tuna Lunchables in the lunch room as an alternative meal. They will also be serving coffee as well.
*Pumpkin carving, poetry, fiction, drama and singing are some of the competitions that students have an opportunity to take part in on Wednesday, October 23rd @ NACC. Talk to your friends, see who may be interested in going, and then check your email from Mrs. Shugart and fill out the form.
*Please check your email for the Best Robotics key chain order form from Mrs. Wells.
*The lunchroom will have iced coffee for $2 per cup. If you eat breakfast the iced coffee can be purchased for $1.50 per cup. We will have creamers: half & half, French vanilla, and caramel macchiato. 2 creamers will come with each purchase of coffee. Additional creamers can be purchased for 25 cents.
*Seniors, Bill Miller will return on October 8th to take Senior formal orders.
*Students, please tell your parents you are not allowed to be dropped off in the bus loop in the mornings.
*Make-up pictures will be made on Oct. 14th.
*FPHS Prom will be Saturday, April 4th from 6-10 pm at the Canyon Center. Prom tickets are now on sale with Mrs. Maxwell for $55.
*If you have been absent, you must bring your note to the front office. Check out notes must be turned into the front office by 9:30am.
*TA’s must sign in at the library before reporting to your teacher so you are not marked absent.
*Yearbooks are on Sale: 2019-2020 Yearbooks are on sale. The cost is $40 before Christmas Break. $50 after December 31, 2019. $25 deposit will reserve a book. 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 https://www.balfour.com/student-info?smi=565 verify that our school name is displayed, select the students grade, enter students first and last name, and click shop for this student. Continue following the steps on the website 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): Payment 1-(Deposit) $20 - Due by: Nov. 15th. Payment 2 - $20 - Due by: Dec. 13th.
*Tues. Oct. 8th – 9 Weeks Tests – Math/Science/A Blocks
*Wed. Oct. 9th – 9 Weeks Tests - Language/History/B Blocks
*Thurs. Oct. 10th -Testing for all Grades - 9th-Global Scholar, 10th-Pre-ACT, 11th-TruScore ACT, 12th-Global Scholar
*Mon. Oct. 14th – Make-up School Pictures
*Tues. Oct. 22nd & 23rd – Northeast Spring Semester Registration
*Mon. Nov. 4th – 8th – College Application Week
*Thurs. Nov. 14th- Blood Drive – Gym – 8am-12pm
*Tues. Nov. 19th – Senior Panoramic Picture – Gym - 9:00am
*Sat. April 4th – Prom – Canyon Center – 6-10pm