Wednesday, December 4, 2019

“Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity.”


Happy birthday today to Nate Bramlett and Putter Walters!!


  1. There will be a Leo Club meeting today at lunch in Mr. Chiles’ room.
  2. There will be a FHS Music Club meeting tomorrow during lunch in Mr. Chiles’ room. Bring your friends!!  If you have any questions, please see Haven Harrington.
  3. Congratulations to Derek Griffith for winning the gift card for bringing in canned goods. You are still able to bring in cans for the Food for People canned food drive.  All canned goods must be in by next Tuesday, December 10th.
  4. December 16th through 20th there will be holiday dress up days. Dress up schedule is on the bottom.
  5. Scholarship Opportunity: Seniors with a grade point average of 2.0 or better can apply for this $1,000 Scholarship from the California Association of Educational Office Professionals.  It is a tuition only scholarship so you must be going to a 2 or 4 year school to qualify.  Application must be postmarked by December 20th.  See Ms. Banke for application.
  6. Senior Girls: Scholarship Opportunity: The Kathleen McVey Memorial Youth  Citizenship award.  $1,000, due January 17, 2020.  See Ms. Banke for the application.
  7. Picture Retake day will be next Tuesday, December 10th. Picture packets will be available soon.
  8. If you are doing or have done any community services hours, please come and get a form from Kristy to fill out and turn back in. Community Service hours are very important when it comes time to apply for colleges and scholarships so start early and get some community service hours in now!!  See Kristy if you have questions.
  9. Seniors going to Humboldt State next year, the HSU scholarship site is up and ready for you to apply!! See Ms. Banke for more info.
  10. Seniors: Tri Counties Bank scholarships awards scholarships of up to $1,500 to students attending a 4 year college and up to $1,000 for those attending community college. Awards will be made to talented high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest community service and business entrepreneurship.  For more information, please visit  Application Deadline is March 11, 2020.
  11. Teachers: Portal is open. It will close today.



This week in sports:

Girls Basketball:  Friday – Sat., Dec. 6th – 7th Varsity @ Upper Lake Tournament

Tomorrow. –  Sat., Dec. 5th – 7th JV @ Eureka Tournament

Boys Basketball:  Tomorrow. – Sat., Dec. 5th – 7th Varsity @ Calistoga Tournament

Fri. – Sat., Dec. 6th & 7th JV @ Fortuna Tournament



Holiday Dress up days:


Monday, December 16th:  Snow day – dress up in your best snow outfits

Tuesday, December 17th:  Santa’s workshop – dress as Santa, Elves, Toys, Reindeer, etc.

Wednesday, December 18th:  Ugly Sweater Day – the uglier the better

Thursday, December 19th:  Christmas Hat Day

Friday, December 20th:  PJ Day