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Monday, May 14, 2012 , , Mon

FRANKLIN COUNTY SCHOOL MISSION


To create an educational atmosphere that inspires students to reach their maximum potential through the love of learning and the development of responsible citizenship, while providing an appropriate education that results in success for all students.

Seahawk Scoop

ELEMENTARY PLAY WISE MULLET- A FISHY TAIL


The public is invited for an evening performance of Wise Mullet A Fishy Tail on Thurs, May 17th, in the FCS cafetorium at 6:00pm. A performance will be done on Thurs, May 17, for KG-2nd grades and on Fri, May 18, for 3rd-6th grades in the cafetorium - after high school lunch both days.
SEAHAWK FOOTBALL SPRING JAMBOREE Thurs, May 17 Port St. Joe 7:00pm
The Seahawks will play Wewa , then Port St. Joe **ASVAB SIGN UP: Sign up for the ASVAB in the library ASAP! Test will be given Wed, May 16. **SENIORS: Project Graduation Slips & $20 for your guest must be turned in by Fri, May 18. Your guest must be
a FCS high school student! Turn in to Ms. Buffkin in the front office. SENIORS signed up for Project Graduation will depart from FCS on June 1 @ 10:30pm for Rocket Lanes. SENIORS will return to FCS on Saturday, May 19, @ 7:00am.

**10th GRADE CLASS RING Deliveries: Wed, May 16, in the cafeteria during lunch- must pay remaining balance! **JV/ VARS VOLLEYBALL Try-Outs: May 21-24, in elementary gym, 2:30-5:00pm- Coach Sally Wheeler **SENIORS/ SCHOLARSHIPS:
Seahawk Booster Club Achievement Award (due tomorrow, 5/15/12) Seafood Festival (due tomorrow, 5/15/12) Applications may be picked up from Mrs. Lee or Ms. Joyner.
www.franklincountyschools.org/schoolcodeofconduct.htm.
In order for a student to be eligible for the program, intent to participate in the McKay Scholarship Program must be filed on the School Choice Website at www.floirdaschoolchoice.org prior to withdrawing from public school. The deadline to apply for the first payment period of the 2012-2013 school year is July 3, 2012.

**SCHOLARSHIP: 2011-2012 McKay Scholarship letters for students with disabilities can be viewed at

Price- $25.00

ORDER YOUR 2011-12 ELEMENTARY YEARBOOK NOW !


Turn in your order form & payment to Patty Creamer. Due by May 25 Yearbooks will arrive in early fall.

ORDER YOUR 2011-12 MIDDLE/ HIGH SCHOOL YEARBOOK NOW !


Price- $40.00

OR Personalized with your name- $45.00 Turn in your order form & payment to Patty Creamer. Due by May 25 Yearbooks will arrive in early fall.

**For news and information on The Nest After-School Program, visit the websitewww.franklincountynest.org
LUNCH FOR MONDAY- 5/14/12

**K-5th Grade: Choice of One- Cheeseburger, Chef Salad, Yogurt Lite Meal, or PBJ Sandwich Choice of Two- Fresh Banana, Peaches, Corn; May Select- Jello **6th-12th Grade: Choice of above or Pepperoni Pizza or Chicken Sandwich

FCS WEEKLY CALENDAR OF EVENTS


**Mon, May 14: **Mon, 14: **Tue, May 15: **Tue, 15: 9:14am-12:50pm follow. follow. -PERT TEST (11th Grade) in the library, 9:15-12:30pm - LIBRARY CLOSED

-US History Field Test/ End of Class Exam (11th Grade) - LIBRARY CLOSED
-M/S & H/S FCA meetings during lunches -School Board Workshop @ 3:00pm with Regular School Board Meeting to -School

-State ServSafe Exam- Creeks students (see email list) in the library computer lab,

PLEASE NOTE THE LOCATION of workshop & meeting is the FCS cafetorium. -SAC meeting cancelled due to the School Board meeting -SAC -Zumba Class in the elementary gym @ 6:00-7:00pm -4th Grade Parent meeting in Mrs. Barbers room @ 7:00pm -ASVAB TEST in the library, 9:30am - LIBRARY CLOSED -10th Grade Class Ring deliveries in the cafeteria during lunch must pay remaining

**Wed, May 16: **Wed, 16: balance due

-H/S SGA meeting in the gym wrestling room during lunch

**Thur, May 17: -H/S ARP Class End of Year Luncheon- Depart @ 9:00am Return @ 2:00pm **Thur, 17: -Elem. Literacy on the Lawn in front of the school, 10:45am-12:30pm -Elem. Drama Performance for KG-2nd Grades in the cafeteria after high school lunch -SWAT Summit, SGI- members depart @ 2:30pm & return tomorrow @ 7:50am -Elem. Drama Evening Performance in the cafeteria @ 6:00pm - Open to the Public -Zumba Class in elementary gym @ 6:00-7:00pm -FOOTBALL SPRING JAMBOREE in Port St. Joe Time TBA **Fri, May 18: **Fri, 18: 8:45am-1:30pm -Field Trip: 2nd-5th Gr. ESE students to Apalach, Crooked River & SGI Lighthouses,

-H/S Battle of the Classes H/S buildings, gym & football field, 9:14am-2:00pm -M/S Literacy on the Lawn on the east end of M/S building, 10:45am-12:30pm -Elem. Drama Performance for 3rd-6th Grades in the cafeteria after high school lunch -SWAT Summit, SGI- members depart @ 2:30pm & return Mon, 5/21/12, @ 7:50am -Set up for STARS Luncheon in cafeteria, 3:30pm-??? Dr. Lois Catlin
-Vars Cheer Camp @ Fort Walden Beach, Depart- 7:30am Return- 7:00pm - Fundraiser: FCS Band- Car Wash @ Apalach Fire Dept & Cbelle across from the

**Sat, May 19: **Sat, 19: library, 10am-4pm

- STARS Luncheon in cafeteria, 11am-2pm Dr. Lois Catlin

Mark Your Calendars SAC Meeting: May 15-cancelled Football Spring Jamboree: May 17 Spring Band Concert: May 24 Kids w/ Cops Day: May 25 Memorial Day: May 28- No School
TEACHER/STAFF Info Staff: Mon & Tues, May 14 & 15- Lisa Grant, Andrew Hamilton & Rodney Rogers, representatives from Conseco, will in the library from 7:00am-4:00pm. They will provide updated information regarding their services.
**School Board Workshop/Meeting: Tues, May 15, in cafeteria @ 3:00pm with regular School Board meeting to follow. Teachers, dont forget to put your questions in the box in the front office by the

sign-in desk. **Faculty Meetings with Deans: Wed, May 16- Time & Locations TBA **Culinary Class Cafe: Fri, May 18 - 10:45am - 1:30pm DONATION: $8.00 MENU: Sheppards Pie, Chicken Pie, Broccoli, Sour Dough Biscuits DESSERT: Sour Cream Banana Bars, Chocolate Pound Cake

FCS STAFF BIRTHDAYS 5/14-5/20 Patty Dempsey (5/15) Karyl Gavigan (5/19) Andrea Keuchel (5/16) Lisa Sweatt (5/20)

Miscellaneous
fcs 2011-12 END OF YEAR EVENTS

May 19 STARs Luncheon 11:00am May 25 May 25 11:00am May 25 7:00pm Seniors Last Day H/S Award Ceremony Senior Recognition Night

FCS Cafeteria

FCS Gym FCS Cafeteria Estuary, Eastpoint Eastpoint Church of God FCS Gym Elem. Gym Elem. Gym Elem. Gym

May 26 Take Stock in Children Banquet 1:00pm May 27 4:00pm Baccalaureate Service

June 1 7:00pm
June 4

Graduation

9:00am

Kindergarten Bridging Ceremony 1st- 2nd Grade Award Ceremony 3rd-5th Grade Award Ceremony

June 5 8:30-10:00am June 5 10:15-11:30am

GED CLASSES
The Franklin County Adult Education Courses are offering GED classes on Mondays & Tuesdays from 4:00-8:00pm at the Franklin County School. Register with Ms. Linda Bradley during class hours in the 1100 Building, Room 1111. The next GED Test will be given June 4 & 5, 2012 at the Franklin County School library at 6:00pm. To register for the test, contact Linda Bradley during class times 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.

**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 653-5220.

**PARENTS: The Franklin County School 2011-12 Code of Conduct, Student Progression Plan, & the Local
Education Agency Letter to the Parents can all be viewed and/or printed from the school district website: www.franklincountyschools.org/schoolcodeofconduct.htm

**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.