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Feb. 1, 2012


Daily announcements will now be available on at the following link:

In addition, these announcements will be available via text message. To get them via text those interested can do the following:

Open a text message

In the message field type: Follow FHCtoday

Send the message to the following number: 40404

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.

Junior Boys interested in government and politics are welcome to apply to Missouri Boys’ State, a free one week program run by the American Legion that is a leadership training program run as a simulation of government in action. The program will take place from June 16-23, 2012 on the campus of the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg. Participants are eligible for additional scholarships to certain four year universities. Additional information is available at Students may complete the application online but all applications must be printed out and handed into Dr. Gang in the guidance office. Our school is permitted a certain number of applicants to the program who will be chosen from the applications received in guidance. See Dr. Gang in guidance if you have additional questions. (2/3)

There will be a Varsity Baseball meeting after school Monday, February 6, in room #10. This meeting is for any junior or senior trying out for Varsity Baseball. If you cannot make this meeting, please contact Coach Howard. (2/6)

Golf informational meeting on February 13th in room 3 from 2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Try-out information and forms will be distributed. Please attend if you are interested in participating in the 2011-2012 Boys Golf season. (2/13)

Please help support our WWII veterans by buying a “Cupcake for a Cause.”

Spartaneers & Student Ambassadors along with Student Council will be selling cupcakes for $1.00 after school on early release Wednesday’s in the Cafeteria.

Your money will help WWII veterans go on an Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. to see their WWII memorial. (1/31)

ART CLUB will be selling Leap Year t-shirts during all lunches on February 1,2,and 3. The cost will be $8 which must by paid at the time of purchase. Art Club members will be making the shirts. Proceeds will go to St.Jude Children’s Research Hospital and a no kill animal shelter. Delivery of shirts will be during lunches prior to February 29 so shirts can be worn on Leap Year Day. Stop by room 243 or look for posters of the design. Thank you for your support. (2/3)

Join us for Science club this spring semester! Meetings are in room 222 after school every other Tuesday. All are welcome, even if you didn’t participate in the fall. (2/28)

Next meetings:

Tuesday, January 31

Thursday, Feb. 16 (so we are not meeting on Valentine’s Day!)

Tuesday, Feb. 28

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

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


Columbia College-Columbia 2/1/6

St Louis College of Pharmacy 2/7/2

Missouri Western 2/9/6

Paul Mitchell The School 2/14/2

University of Central Missouri 2/15/3

UMSL 2/15/6

Lindenwood University 2/21/3

SIU-Carbondale 2/22/1

Harris Stowe State 2/28/2

MIZZOU 2/28/6

MO University of Science and Technology 2/29/2

UMKC 3/5/6

Truman State 3/8/2

SEMO 3/8/3

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