Sept. 16, 2011


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Detention is now open and available for students to serve their detentions.

Detentions are every morning at 6:30-7:15.

You may also serve detentions everyday at 2:30 – you must report to the cafeteria on time.

Or, you may serve detentions on Saturday from 9:00 – Noon.

On Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 2:30 to 5 p.m., cookie dough will be available for pickup for those students who participated in the Yearbook Cookie Dough Fundraiser. Your order must be picked up on Tuesday – the yearbook staff will not keep your order for you past 5 p.m. (9/20)

DATE CHANGE: ALL SENIORS the Senior Big/Panoramic Picture has been changed to Tuesday, September 27th during 2nd hour. (9/27)

All seniors need to be photographed by Prestige Portraits in order to be in the yearbook. The yearbook only sitting is complimentary. No other photos will be accepted and photos taken by Lifetouch at schedule pick up cannot be used. Prestige’s scheduling number is 314.963.1414. The deadline is Nov. 18.


Guest and Fine Forms are now available – remember that you cannot buy a ticket until you have a Fine Form completed! And no dates that are not students at FHC can attend the dance without a Guest Form completed. Pick those up at your Principal’s office.

Remember that you can vote for the students you want to see on the Homecoming Court during lunches on September 15th and 16th. Look for the table at lunch.

Also – pre-order your Homecoming T-Shirt this week so that you’re sure to get the size you want when you buy your tickets! Stop by the tables at lunch. (9/16)

St. Charles Community College will be hosting the 21’st Annual College Fair this Sunday, 9/18 from 1-3 PM. For more information call 636.922.8226 (9/16)

Attention Junior and Senior boys. Homecoming is approaching, and we need some dancers! If you are interested in becoming a Powder Puff Pommer, please sign up and get information from Ms. Haberstroh in room 002.

Youth In Government members – please pick up your parent letter in room 240 ASAP. (9/16)

We will be having a National Honor Society meeting for all members on September 20th in room 205 at 6:55 a.m. and in the afternoon at 2:30 in room 203. (9/20)

Attention all senior AM Lewis and Clark students, your senior panoramic picture will be taken on Thursday, September 22nd at 8.15 am. If you plan on being part of the picture, please inform your teacher at tech that FHC will have our senior panoramic picture on this date. (9/22)

There will be a FCCLA meeting next Wednesday, Sept. 14 before school at 7:00 in room 157. Fundraising is due at this time. ALL interested members must attend and the $15 dues are due by Sept 16. Please see Mrs. Bear if you can’t make the meeting before the 14th.

Youth In Government will hold a mandatory parent meeting at FHC in room 240 on Wednesday, September 21, 2011. The meeting times will be 7 am and 7 pm. Parents must only attend one of the two meetings. Again this is a district mandatory meeting, so if a parent does not attend one or the other of the two meetings, your child will not be able to attend the convention in November. (9/21)

Secondly, Monday September 26 is the date all registration and materials are due from the YIG students. The registration is $200, paid by check only, to YMCA – Youth in Government. Please place your son or daughter’s name in the memo area so no confusion will be made. Please place your son or daughter’s name in the memo area so no confusion will be made. (9/21)

FCCLA will be selling Lee Denim Day t-shirts at lunch and out of room 157 on Oct. 3-5. FHC will then show support by wearing the shirts on Oct. 5. Shirts will be $10 dollars and all proceeds will benefit breast cancer research. More information will be coming soon! (10/5)

ART CLUB will be meeting every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday until the day of the parade. We will stay until 5 most days. Come help!

The FHC Book Club will have its first meeting Wednesday, Sept. 28th during 7th hour. The first selection of the year is a Gateway nominee; Hold Still by Nina LaCour. Stop by and see Mrs. Head for more details.

FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) Meetings are held on Thursday mornings at 7:00AM in room 106. Join us for community service, social activities, leadership activities and business news. Ms. Neal, Advisor

Want to march in the homecoming parade September 29? Help us make the banner and pass out candy to the spectators.Join FBLA in room 106 on Thursdays at 7:00AM. Ms. Neal, Advisor

Science Club

Meets every other week in room 222 at 2:30. Our upcoming meetings are

Thursday, Sept. 29

Tuesday, Oct. 25

Volunteers needed to help clean Laurel Park and Spencer Creek for National Public Lands Day on Saturday, Sept. 24! See Mrs. Rowe for a waiver form.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays from now until basketball season begins in November we will be having open gym. Come on out and hoop-it-up this fall, everyone is invited.

Anyone interested in joining the ultimate Frisbee team should see coach Becker about attending Monday pickup games throughout the fall. (9/16)

The Weight Room (room 008) is open for student use after school – Hours: MWF 2:35 – 4:30 T TH 2:35 – 4:00.

College Visits

Maryville University 9/19/7

MIZZOU 9/19/6

Fontbonne 9/20/3

Drury University 9/20/6

Saint Louis University 9/20/7

Benedictine College 9/21/1

University of Alabama 9/21/6

Culver Stockton 9/21/7

Rockford College 9/22/6

Bradley University 9/27/6

Rockhurst University 9/27/7

SEMO 9/28/7

University of Tulsa 10/4/2

MacMurry College 10/5/3

Lindenwood University 10/5/7

Florida State University 10/18/2

Central College 10/18/3

College of Charleston-South Carolina 10/19/3

UMSL 10/19/6

Westminster College 10/20/3

William Jewell 10/20/7

McKendree University 10/21/3

SIU-E 10/24/6

University of Central Missouri 10/25/2

Harris Stowe 10/25/6

Hannibal LaGrange 10/26/3

Webster University 10/28/3

Northern Michigan 10/31/1

Millikin 11/1/6

Missouri Baptist University 11/2/1

Southwest Baptist University 11/7/3

Murray State 11/8/3