The Fouke HS Band earned 1st Division Ratings in Band and Colorguard Performance Saturday, 10/12, at the Hope Invitational Marching Contest. In addition to these ratings, our Band was named the Outstanding 3A Band of the Contest. Finally, our Band was named the Overall Grand Champion of the event. Great Day for the Panther Band. Please help me to congratulate our students for representing our Band, School and Community in such a positive manner!!
Buddy Deese, Director
SENIORS: If you want a senior recognition ad for the yearbook, you must let Amy Johnson know and pay your deposit ASAP. There are forms in the office and in Mrs. Johnson's room.
BETA can food drive is the month of October, 5 items equals 1 hour, see Mrs. Tweedy to get SL hours.
BATTLE OF BRIDGE PARADE is Monday 10/28th .
NO Halloween costumes or face paint will be allowed on Thursday, October 31st! Anyone that breaks this rule, will be sent home for the day and this will affect your exemptions! (This counts as an absence.)
10th Grade students will take the PSAT on Oct. 16. This will make them elligible for National Merit Scholarships. Practice tests can be found on the PSAT website: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10/practice/full-length-practice-tests and on the FHS Library Page under Test Preparation.
Herff Jones will be here Thursday (Oct 3) at 11:30 to meet with the seniors.You will be given a packet for ordering senior items.On October 16, Herff Jones will be here at 11:30 to take orders.An $80 deposit is
needed.If you have any questions, please ask Mrs. Page.There is a sheet posted in Mrs. Tweedy's room and outside of Coach Jones's room for suggestions for class Motto, Song, Flower and Colors.Deadline to add is
October 11th.We will vote for class Motto, Song, Flower, Color, and T-shirt on October 15th.
DRAMA DEPARTMENT: Fouke High School Department of Theatre will present the comedy "10 Ways to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse" on October 14 and 15 @ 7pm in the middle school auditorium. Admission is $2.
Students wishing to join National Art Honor Society, in which you must have taken an art class during high school and have a 3.0, must bring Dues of $5 to Mrs. Suttee by October 15th.
Starting on Monday, September 16, we will begin a spirit contest for the grade that shows the most spirit throughout the football season. We are calling it, I Scream You Scream We All Scream for Ice Cream!!! The winning class will get an Ice Cream Sundae Party at the end of the season and an extra 30 minutes of lunch for this event. Please talk to the kids about school spirit and maybe help them come up with an exceptable class yell. There will be 6 judges that will have 5 stars a week that they can put on a chart by the office so we can keep up with how the students are doing. Go Panthers!
When you enter the cafeteria at lunch please line up against the wall where the restrooms are. You will need your ID in order to scan in for lunch. If you don’t have your ID you will have to go to the back of the line and wait for all students with their ID to go first then you will be allowed to punch your number in. If you have lost your ID and need to purchase another one see Coach Smith between classes. They are $10.00.
If anyone is interested in getting community service learning hours we have an exciting opportunity for you! The cafeteria is going to be open from 4-8 P.M. on Mondays to serve the community of Fouke. Kinda like a cafe. It would just be wiping tables and sweeping, running back and forth between the kitchen and other small things. They will try to start in October and it is only on Monday afternoons. If you are interested please see Heather in the cafeteria.
Some of you are already in danger of losing credit for the semester due to your absences and tardies. Get up and get to school. Also, if you have a credit recovery assignment you need to get on it. You have to complete 60% of the assignments and have a passing grade of 60 or higher. The classes assigned to you have to be completed by December 18th. Get it done so you can enjoy your year and don’t have this hanging over you.
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