- Fort Payne High School
Thursday 4/29/21 Announcements
Thursday, April 29th, 2021
*Attention Seniors – If you plan on pursing a degree in Education please see Mrs. Barnes this week for a very important opportunity. Virtual students – please email her.
*Any boys grade 9-11 interested in playing basketball next year needs to come by the and sign up with Coach Banks in the gym. Tryouts will be Tuesday, May 4th and Thursday, May 6th.
*Prom picture orders are in and can be picked up in Mrs. Freeman’s room.
*Attention Junior Girls! If you have any questions about signing up for the Distinguished Young Women Program, please see Mrs. Varnadore, Mrs. Barnes or Mrs. Owens. There is NO cost to sign up however you do need a personal email account in order to join to join the google classroom.
*Students, Please keep in mind that 9 weeks exams are NOT like a regular test grade. They count as 15% of your average. Ask any teacher how to calculate your average if you are not sure. It is EXTREMEMLY important that you do not miss these exams. For some students, it makes the difference in whether you pass the class or have to re-take it. High school classes must be passed to earn credits for graduation. Check with your teacher if you are unsure about whether or not you are on track to earn a credit or if you may be eligible for summer school to make up all or part of a class.
*Seniors, if you have not checked your Class of 2021 Google Classroom lately you are about to miss some important deadlines!!
1. Senior Video Slides are due (see Senior Goggle Classroom for instructions).
2.Senior Fee-Pay Mrs. Owens for your Cap and Gown. The fee is due. The cost is $80 and also includes you diploma and diploma cover. Check payable to FPHS. You can find Mrs. Owens in room #101.
3. One Casual picture must be emailed to Mrs. Freeman was due March 15th, 2021.
*If anyone is in need of professional clothing to wear for you scholarship or job interviews, please see Mrs. Freeman. FBLA has a professional dress closet for students to use.
*There will be a $1 charge for replacing lunch cards.
*Students, please remember to wear your masks. If you need a mask come to the office. Please make sure you use the hand sanitizer in the Hallways frequently.
*Afternoon bells: 1st bell for bus riders ONLY. 2nd bell for car riders & car drivers.
*Students are not allowed to hang out in the parking lots before school, you must enter the buildings and go to class.
*NO cell phones out at school!!!!!
*Students are NOT allowed to go to their vehicles after they come on to campus without signing out/in with Mrs. Vezertzis in the office.
*All attendance notes need to be turned in to the office first thing in the morning. If you have been absent, you must bring your note to the front office or email notes to Mrs. Vezertzis at firstname.lastname@example.org Check out notes must be turned into the front office by 10:00am. After 10:00am they will not be accepted. There are students who have already used up their 3rd nine weeks parent notes. You are allowed 3 parent notes per 9 weeks. You will receive a zero for any grade taken during an unexcused absence.
Wed., May 5th - Senior Group Cap & Gown Picture - 9:30am - Stadium
Tues., May 11th – Induction Ceremony 10am-11:30 – Gym
Tues., May 11th – Senior Awards Night 6pm-9 – Gym
Thurs., May 13th - Spring Band Concert—6pm
Thurs., May 13th - Senior Final Exams - Math, Science
Fri., May 14th - Senior Final Exams - English, Language, History
Tues., May 18th – Wills Valley Senior Walk – 8:15am – Wills Valley
Tues., May 18th – Class Night Practice 9am-11 - Gym
Tues., May 18th – Class Night 7pm-9 – Gym
Wed., May 19th – Graduation Practice 9am-11 – Stadium
Thurs., May 20th – Graduation – 7pm-9 – Stadium
Tues. , May 25th - Underclassmen 9 Weeks Tests - Math, Science, All A Block classes
Wed., May 26th - Underclassmen 9 Weeks Tests - English, Languages, History, All B Block classes
Wed., May 26th - Last Day for Underclassmen Students