- Fort Payne High School
Wednesday 2/19/20 Announcements
Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
*Balfour will be here today at lunchtime to pick up ring orders.
*Students, Mr. Anderson has emailed instructions to not plug phones or other battery powered devices into the USB port on the right side of your Chromebook. It is very important that you read that email and follow those instructions.
*Juniors, please check your email about a leadership opportunity. If you are interested see Mrs. Freeman or Mrs. Varnadore today.
*Students participating in the technology competition next Tuesday need to report to Ms. McClain’s room to pick up t-shirts and double check project status sometime today.
*The following students need to see Ms. McClain today: Ella Fowler, Joselyn Ruiz, Emilio Lopez, Fernando Francisco, Damien Hensley, Marvely Garcia Elorza, Estefany Agustin, Maggie Hardy, Kalean Shankles, Abby Hilyer, Blake Woods, Alexander Martinez, Chassidy Daniel, Ethan Meadows, Jay Manning, Johnathan Rojas, Luis Gonzalez, Shao Chen, Mataj McElrath.
*Congratulations to the boys golf team for their strong start to the season finishing 4th out of 15 of the best teams in the state at the David Miller Invitational. Harrison Davis won the sportsmanship award.
*The Spring Blood Drive is Monday, March 2nd. Check your email for the link to schedule an appointment. To donate you must be 16 years or older. Consent forms for 16 year olds are outside Mrs. Shugart’s room.
*Bill Miller will be here on Fri., Feb. 21st. to take senior cap & gown photographs. Pictures will begin at 8:00 am. Seniors will be called in alphabetical order. Students will be given a card for this. The picture will be made in the front gym lobby. Bill Miller will provide the caps and gowns for this picture. There will not be a make-up day for this picture.
*Student Council is kicking off a new service project: Teens for Jeans. This will be FPHS’s first ever denim drive! Please check your email for more details.
*Prom date forms are in the office for an FPHS student taking a date to the Prom that is not a student from FPHS.
*Reminder to all students, once you are on campus you are not allowed to sit in your vehicle in the mornings. You must enter the school buildings. Also after the 2nd bell in the afternoon, students must leave campus, you are not allowed to hangout on school grounds.
*All attendance notes need to be turned into the office first thing in the mornings.
*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 $100.
*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 for $50. Last day to pay with cash or check is March 19th. Last day to order online is March 31st . $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.
Tues. March 3rd - 11th Grade ACT demographics 8-10am
Mon. Mar. 9th – Spring Parent Involvement Night 5-7pm
Tues. Mar. 10th – 11th Grade ACT
Thurs. Mar. 12th - 9 Weeks exams for Math/Science/A Blocks
Fri. Mar. 13th - 9 Weeks exams for Language/History/B Blocks
Wed. Mar. 18th - Report Cards Go Home
Mon. Mar. 23rd-30th – Spring Break – NO School
Mon. Mar. 30th – Teacher Work Day
Tues. Mar. 31st – Students return to School
Sat. April 4th-Prom – 6-10pm – Canyon Center
Tues. April 21st—Midterm Ends
Tues. May 12th – NHS Induction Ceremony – 5:00pm –Gym
Tues. May 12th – Senior Awards Night – 6:15pm – Gym
Tues. May 19th - Class Night – 7:00pm - Gym
Thurs. May 21st – Graduation – 7:00pm – Wildcat Stadium