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Wednesday,, Septtember 19,, 2012 Wednesday Sep ember 19 2012
VISION: To inspire our students, our colleagues, and ourselves to soar with pride in our daily endeavors, offering the best of ourselves at every opportunity, and to lead with humility, understanding that our greatest accomplishments lie in working together to achieve excellence.

FLORIDA BREAKFAST WEEK
Theme: BE A STAR WITH SCHOOL BREAKFAST
**8th Grade Parent Meeting: Meeting to see if there is an interest in having an 8th Grade Class Trip to Washington, DC. Meeting will be Mon, Sept. 24, in Ms. Stanton’s room (1010) from 6-7:00pm. **Math Tutoring for M/S & H/S Students: Tutoring will be offered every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:15-3:00pm. M/S & H/S math teachers will be available in their classrooms.
LUNCH FOR THURSDAY- 9/19/12
KG-5
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Gr: Choice of Chicken Alfredo, Veggie Chef Salad, or Cheese Lite Meal; Choice of one: Mixed Fruit, Fresh Fruit, Apple Juice; Seasoned Green Beans or Carrot Sticks w/ Ranch

6th-12th Gr: Choice of above or Beef Stroganoff

FCS WEEKLY CALENDAR OF EVENTS
**Wed, Sept 19: -INTERIM REPORTS go home -NHS Meeting, for officer elections, in Mrs. Duhart’s room, 1220, during breakfast -SGA Meeting in Mrs. Howze-Jones room, 1221, during lunch -9th Grade Class Officers’ meeting in room 802 (Nichols) during breakfast -H/S Brain Bowl meeting in room 1021 (Millender) during lunch -Home Varsity Volleyball Games- Double Header vs W. Gadsden @ 6:00pm & 7:00pm -School Board Workshop @ 5:00pm with Special meeting @ 6:00pm at the Willie Speed Board Room, Eastpoint -H/S STEM Project- 10 students to Panama City, Depart 7:30am (Robinson) -Odyssey of the Mind Try-Outs in Ms. Countryman’s room, 1007, 2:30-4:00pm -Away Football Game vs Liberty County @ 7:30pm -Away JV Volleyball Tournament @ Blountstown, Time: TBA -SWAT Council meeting in room 1217 (Croom) during H/S lunch -10th Grade Class Officers’ meeting in room 1218 (Weyrich) during H/S lunch -Home JV/Varsity Volleyball vs Wewa- JV @ 6:00pm Vars @ 7:00pm -8th Grade Parent meeting in room 1010 (Stanton), 6:00-7:00pm -9th – 11th Grade School Pictures - Students are required to Wear School Shirts -M/S & H/S FCA meetings in the gym during lunches -M/S & H/S SWAT meetings in room 1217 (Croom) during lunches -Away JV/Vars Volleyball Games vs Port St. Joe- JV @ 6:00pm Vars @ 7:00pm

**Thur, Sept 20:

**Fri, Sept 21:

**Sat, Sept 22: **Mon, Sept 24:

**Tue, Sept 25:

Mark Your Calendars ►9th-11th Grade Pictures: Sept. 25 – Must wear School Shirt ►Elementary Open House: Sept. 27 – 5:30-7:00pm ►Senior Pictures: Oct. 12 ►Homecoming Football Game: Oct. 19

TEACHER/STAFF Info
►Faculty Meetings with Deans: Wed, Sept 19, M/S & H/S in room 1106 @ 2:20pm. Elem-time & location TBA ►M/S Teachers Meeting: Tues, Sept 25, in room 1007 (Countryman) @ 2:20pm ►School Leadership Meeting: Wed, Sept 26, M/S & H/S in room 117 @ 2:30pm ►Upcoming Assembly, Grades 3-12: Mon, Oct. 1 - M/S- 8:30-10:00am (gym) H/S- 11:30am-1:00pm (gym) 3rd-5th Grade- 1:00-2:00pm (multi-purpose building)

FACULTY MEETINGS- 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each Month SCHOOL BASED LEADERSHIP MEETINGS- 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of each Month
FCS STAFF BIRTHDAYS 9/17 – 9/23 Harolyn Walker (9/23)

Miscellaneous
**3 Annual “Miss Pumpkin Queen”: Pageant will be Oct. 27 at the Carrabelle City Hall Auditorium starting @
2:15pm. $50 Entry Fee by Oct. 10. Late registration will include an additional $15 late fee. Must have at least 15 contestants by deadline for Pageant to take place. Nine age division queens. For more info call 591-7657 or 697-4563.
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**49th Annual Florida Seafood Festival Parade- Deadline to enter is Oct. 15. Contact Pamela Brownell at
670-4411 or Pamela.brownell@yahoo.com for more info. The parade will be on Saturday, Nov. 3.

BOX TOPS for EDUCATION: The Franklin County School PTO is collecting Box Tops again this year!! This is a very successful fundraiser. Please send all Box Tops to your child's teacher. Middle and High School parents can save them too! Please turn your Box Tops in to Mrs. Laura King or Ms. Leigh Smith GED CLASSES
The Franklin County Adult Education Courses will be offering GED classes at the Franklin County School in the near future. The next GED Test will be given Oct. 29 & 30, 2012 at the Franklin County School library at 6:00pm. To register for the test or for classes, contact Maxine Creamer @ 670-4481. The Franklin County Adult Education Courses do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, National origin, age, handicap, or marital status.

**The Federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act states that children & youth who lack a
fixed, regular, & adequate nighttime residence are considered homeless. If, due to a loss of housing, a child must live in a shelter, motel, vehicle, campground, on the street, in abandoned buildings, or doubled-up with relatives or friends, then he/she is eligible to receive services provided under the McKinney-Vento Act. For additional information contact Sandi Hengle, Homeless Liaison, at the Franklin County School District Office in Eastpoint, 670-2810 or cell number 323-0982.

**PARENTS – Register to receive automated emergency calls from the Franklin County Sheriff Dept. You will be notified of any emergency situations in Franklin County (for example; emergency

school closings, road closings). Go to www.franklinsheriff.com , on the top right of home page- click on “Franklin County Florida Emergency Notification System” emblem & complete required information.