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Wednes , May 18,
1 , 2011
Together we are building a brigher future, one student at a time.

Alabama Says “Thank You!”

Ms. Ronda Tidwell, media specialist @ Sulligent High School in Alabama, sends a heartfelt
“THANK YOU” to everyone - - - Franklin County students, teachers, staff, sheriff
department & community - - - who donated goods for the tornado victims in Alabama.
Ms. Tidwell states, “It is a great feeling knowing there are still wonderful people in the
world willing to assist others in need. God Bless you all!”

**9th & 11th Grade Class Officers: Meet with Mrs. Patty Creamer in the library TODAY, May 18,
during homeroom.
**Seniors: Dues must be paid by Fri, May 20. If you have not paid or are not sure if you paid your dues,
Mrs. Croom in room 1221, phone extension #2221.
**M/S & Varsity Basketball Meeting: Thurs, May 19, any girl interested in playing
basketball for
the 2011-12 season should meet with Coach Carlos Hill in the wrestling room @ 2:00pm.
**Spring Football at FCS: Thurs, May 19, @ 6:30pm is the annual Crimson & White Scrimmage -
FREE ADMISSION. The Spring Jamboree will be Thurs, May 26, @ 6:30pm with Franklin,
Florida A & M, and West Gadsden competing- $5.00 admission!
**Muffins for Moms: Fri, May 20, from 7:30-9:00am- Moms of KG through 8th grade students are
invited to the FCS library for muffins, coffee/juice, door prizes & gifts. Presentation @ 8:00am.
**Senior Slide Show Pictures: Fri, May 20, is the last day for Seniors to turn in 3 to 5 pictures
childhood, teenage pictures. Turn in to Ashley Moseley or Maggie Langston.
**Seniors: See Mrs. Lee for Project Graduation forms & sign up. Turn in completed forms by Fri, May
**Kiss a Senior Good Bye: SGA members are selling Hershey Kisses which will be given to the
Seniors at the end of the High School Awards Ceremony on June 2. Kisses: 10 cents each


**K-5 Grade: Soft Tacos w/Meat & Cheese, Side Salad, Diced Pears or Fresh Fruit

**6th -12th Grade: Choice of above or Pizza, Chicken Item, Chef Salad, or Lite Alternative

-FCS Booster Club Athletic Scholarship: Due by May 20. Pick up application Coach Bloom & Coach Wright
-ABC School Scholarship: Due by May 20. Must be a student who completed 8th grade at ABC School.
Applications in Mrs. Duhart’s & Guidance.

-Herb Morgan Memorial Essay Scholarship: Due by May 23. Applications in Mrs. Duhart’s & Guidance


**Wed, May 18:
18: -BOOK FAIR ends TODAY!
-Field Trip: H/S Chemistry students to Wonder Works, P.C., 8:10am-5:00pm
-Field Trip: 4 H/S Art students to Plein Air Painters’ Day, 9:30am-3:00pm
-SGA meeting in room 1105 during H/S lunch
**Thur, May 19:
19: -M/S & Varsity Basketball meeting in the wrestling room @ 2:00pm
-Night of Honors-
Honors- NHS & Beta Club Induction Ceremony,
Ceremony, in the cafeteria
@ 6:30pm
-Crimson & White Scrimmage on FCS football field @ 6:30pm- FREE ADMISSION

**Fri, May 20:
20: -Muffins for Moms for grades K-8, in the library, 7:30-9:00am
-Kids & Cops Day at the Sheriff’s Office, KG-5th graders taken by grade level,
-CPT Test for 11th & 12th grade in the library @ 9:30am - LIBRARY CLOSED
-Womanless Beauty Pageant (fundraiser for cheerleaders) in the cafeteria @ 6:00pm
**Sat, 21: -Take Stock in Children Induction Dinner & TSIC Senior Recognition in the
**Sat, May 21:
cafeteria @ 2:00pm
**Mon, May 23:
23: -Algebra I End of Course Assessment Test in the library, 9:30am-12:30pm-
**Tues, May 24:
24: -Field Trip: 1st Grade to Carrabelle Beach from 8:30am-12:30 pm
-Geometry End of Course Exam, in the library, 9:30am -11:30 am - LIBRARY
-FCA meetings in the gym during M/S & H/S lunch periods
-FCS Band Spring Concert in the cafeteria: 5th- 8th grade @ 2:30
-FCS Public
Performance @ 7:00pm

Mark Your Calendars

**FCS BAND “Spring Concert”: ♫♫♫ May 24 @ 7:00pm ♫♫♫

**Benefit Receiving Employees:
-Jerry Alford with AFLAC will be in the FCS library TODAY, May 18, 8:30am- ??? for employees who have not
enrolled in the pre-tax insurance deductions.
-John Alexander with Conseco (supplemental health insurance) will be at the School Board office on Wed, May
18, 8:00-3:30pm & at FCS library on Thurs, May 19, 8:00am-3:15pm.
-Jean Christie with AXA Tax Annuities will be in the FCS library, Thurs, May 19, 8:00(???)-3:30pm
**Teachers: Reminder- please submit student nomination forms to Dr. Catlin’s mailbox by 9:00am, Thurs, May 19.
**School Leadership Meeting: Wed, May 18 - CANCELLED
**H/S Faculty Meeting: Wed, May 18, in room 1201 @ 3:20am
**Science Teachers - E2T2 Training: Thurs, May 19, in room 1206 (8:30-10:30 M/S, 10:30-12:30 H/S, 1:00-2:00 Elem)
**CULINARY CLASS CAFÉ: Fri, May 20 - Serving from 10:45am-1:30pm. Donation- $8.00
MENU: Mexican- Chicken Enchilada Casserole, Beef Taco/Burrito Bar,
Pinto Beans, Mexican Rice
DESSERTS: Apple Enchiladas, Oreo Pie
**RTI MEETINGS: Every Tuesday **RTI Discussions- M/S & H/S: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of month
**PBS MEETINGS: 3rd Monday of month **FACULTY MEETINGS: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of month
**SCHOOL BASED LEADERSHIP MEETINGS: 1st & 3rd Wednesday of month

**Miss Pearl of the Panhandle Pageant: Saturday, May 21, at 1:00pm in the Carrabelle City Hall.
Registration will be at 11:00am on May 21. Nine Age Division Queens • Boys Division • 4 Supreme Titles • Cash Prizes
• Every contestant gets a Gift Bag & Crown • Nautical Wear/Beach Wear • For more info call 697-4563 or 567-5065.
**PARENTS – FYI : If you need some control over your child’s computer & email use, you may find the
following website/link very helpful:

**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 , on the top right of home page- click
on “Franklin County Florida Emergency Notification System” emblem & complete required information.

The Franklin Energy Bolt

(Powered by Progress Energy)
Tip of the day: If you use a microwave to cook 4 meals this week, you will save enough
energy to recharge a laptop 115 times.

GED Classes have moved back to Franklin County School!

Classes are held on Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays (except holidays) from 4:00pm-8:00pm in 1100 building.
To register, see Linda Bradley from 4:00-7:00pm on days above.
The next GED Test will be given June 20 & 21 at the Franklin County School library at 6:00pm.
To register for the test contact Linda Bradley during GED classes or 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.