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Nov. 3, 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.


Spartaneers and Student Ambassadors: There will be an activity planning meeting for all Student Ambassadors and Spartaneers in the Library on Wednesday, November 9th at 1:35 pm. See Mrs. Rigby or Mr. Miller if you cannot make this meeting. (11/9)


Book Club sign-ups for the 2nd quarter have already begun. This quarter’s selection is Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater. Our next meeting will be Wednesday, November 30th during 6th hour. Stop by and sign-up and check out a copy of Shiver today! (11/30)






Confused about the whole idea of paying for college? Don’t have a clue what FAFSA means or is about? Don’t feel alone. FHC would like to invite all students and their parents to an evening dedicated to an understanding of the ins and outs of the college financial aid process.


A Representative from St. Louis University will be on hand to present the following topics:


*Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

*College Scholarship Service (CSS) Profile




*Work Study

*Comparing Award Packages


Plan to attend this very informative presentation!


6:00 – 7:00 P.M.



Fhc Spartan diver Brendan Brause scored the first 20 points for the Spartans in the GAC diving competition last night taking first and setting a new GAC record of 435 points, breaking the previous record by 33 points!!


Come watch the Spartans close out their Outstanding 16-1 season this year as the swimming competition continues for a chance at a GAC title. It all happens tonight at the st peters Rec Plex at 5pm. We hope to see as many Spartans there to support this standout team as possible!! (11/3)


Francis Howell North has challenged us for bragging rights in our canned food drive. Bring those cans to your first hour teacher from November 7 to November 11. At FHC, the first hour class with the highest average number of cans per student wins a donut party! It’s a battle with the Knights! Go Spartans. Cans will be picked up on Friday, November 11. (11/8)


Attention all parents of sophomore students; the PLAN (pre ACT) test will be given back at a meeting on Tuesday, November 8th at 6.30 in the auditorium. (11/8)


Seniors – Jostens will be back on campus Monday November 7th , during lunches to take final orders for Graduation Announcements, along with Cap & Gown Orders.

Don’t miss out on this final turn in and have to pay the late fees after this date.

Still needing a packet to place your order?? – see Mrs. Heidenreich in the main office for an extra packet. (11/7)


The nurses are collecting PINK Yoplait yogurt lids. Yoplait will donate 10 cents per lid collected to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. We will be collecting the lids until Dec. 9th. Please help by supporting us in our effort to fight Breast Cancer. (12/9)


Attention any Junior or Senior interested in nursing with a cumulative 2.75 GPA can apply for a spot to shadow a nurse at Chamberlain College of Nursing. Dates available are November 2, 2011, Jan 25, March 7, and May 2, 2012. See Mrs. Breuer in guidance for the application.



Science Club

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

Tuesday, Nov. 8

Thursday, Nov. 17

Tuesday, Nov. 29




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

Southwest Baptist University 11/7/3

Murray State 11/8/3

Ranken 11/8/6

Missouri State University 11/10/3

Missouri Southern State University 11/11/1

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