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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.

PICTURE DAY for 9th thru 11th GRADES
TODAY, Sept. 25
Students are required to wear school shirts for pictures. Every student must have their picture taken for student ID’s.

ELEMENTARY OPEN HOUSE

☻ Sept. 27, 5:30-7:00pm

5:30-6:30pm: Visit Classrooms & Enjoy Hotdogs and a Drink 6:30pm: Go to Cafeteria for a Presentation & Drawing for Prizes Must be present to win; Gift cards/Certificates & Electronics. After School Tutoring Sign-up for Grades 3-5!!! **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 TUESDAY- 9/25/12
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Gr: Choice of Hamburger, Chicken Chef Salad, or Cheese Lite Meal Choice of one: Pears or Apple Juice; Red Pepper/Tomato Dippers or Seasoned Black Beans

6th-12th Gr: Choice of above or Chicken Quesadilla

FCS WEEKLY CALENDAR OF EVENTS
**Tue, Sept 25: -9 – 11 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 -SGA Meeting in room 1221 (Howze-Jones) during lunch occasionally -H/S Brain Bowl meeting in room 1021 (Millender) during lunch -Home JV/Varsity Volleyball games vs Godby- JV @ 5:00pm Vars @ 6:00pm -ELEMENTARY OPEN HOUSE in classrooms & cafeteria, 5:30-7:00pm -4th Grade Parent meeting in room 315 (Barber) @ 7:00pm (Barber) -Odyssey of the Mind cancelled- will meet next Friday -Home Football Game vs Wewa @ 7:30pm -FCS Band Fundraiser: Clean stadium after Football game -Fundraiser: Media- Donations/Cookie Dough, 10/1-10/15/12 -3-12th Grade Assembly- Substance Abuse Prevention M/S: 8:30-10am, gym H/S: 11:30am-1pm, gym 3-5 Gr: 1-2:00pm, multipurpose bldg -Senior Class Parent meeting in cafeteria, 6-8:00pm (Howze-Jones)
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**Wed, Sept 26: **Thur, Sept 27:

**Fri, Sept 28:

**Mon, Oct. 1:

Mark Your Calendars ►Senior Pictures: Oct. 12 ►Book Fair Week: Oct. 15-19 ►Homecoming Football Game: Oct. 19 ►No School Students- Parent Conference Day: Oct. 22

TEACHER/STAFF Info
►M/S Teachers Meeting: Tues, Sept 25, in room 1007 (Countryman) @ 2:20pm ►K-2 Professional Development: Tues, Sept 25, in room 417 (Cumbie) @ 2:20pm ►School Leadership Meeting: Wed, Sept 26, 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 9/24 – 9/30 Rachel Shiver-cafeteria (9/28)

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.