We will have a very special visitor at FHSA this Friday from 11:00-1:00... a Bactrian camel!!🐫
The football game scheduled for today versus Henderson has been rescheduled for tomorrow night at 6:00PM. The game will now be moved to Pinnacle View Middle School.
Reminder that elementary picture day is tomorrow. Please have student wear dress uniforms or FHSA polos. No t-shirts please! Volleyball pictures will be made too. Middle school and 7/8 football pictures are Tuesday!
8th grade parents — we send out a weekly email newsletter to parents who have given us email addresses! If you would like to be added to the email list, please email Whitney.email@example.com 8th grade parent rep, Cherie Abston also sends information in a GroupMe. If you would like to be included in this group, please email her: firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to unforeseen circumstances Robotics Club is cancelled today. We will have practice next Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday to make up for practice this week.
Choir 1 - Remember to wear your navy polos tomorrow for our 5th period performance. Navy polo with khaki or light colored pants/skirts. Thank you!
Elementary DI- If your student is interested in Destination Imagination, forms are due by 3:00 Wednesday, October 9th. Please email Laura.Gowan@lrsd.org if you have any questions.
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL PRACTICE IS CANCELLED FOR TODAY!! Sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause. Thanks!
Flash sale! Fall Fest is Friday, Oct. 11, and if you hurry you can still get in on our wristband Flash Sale! Send cash or check (payable to FHSA PTSA) for $12 per wristband and have your student purchase them during their lunch periods. To buy online: https://squareup.com/store/FHSA-PTSA
FHSA CLUB MUSIC will meet today from 3:15-4:00pm.
Correction for West Cluster Event October 3rd from 5:30-7:30- refreshments and platters from Subway will be provided
Middle School Destination Imagination applications are available during lunch. Applications are due October 9, 2019.
Parent Teacher Conference Letters are coming home today for 6th Grade.
Elementary Destination Imagination- Information is going home today. If your student is interested please return the completed forms by 3:00 Wednesday, October 9th.
Good Morning FHSA Families! 🦅 We have so many great things going on and below are a list of dates for upcoming events!💛💚 October 3rd - Space Camp Informational Meeting October 4th Flu Shot Clinic October 10th - Parent Conferences October 11th - No School, Parent Conferences, & Fall Fest October 12th - Magnet Fair October 14th - K-5 Picture Day October 15th - 6-8 Picture Day October 24th - STEM Challenge Night October 30th - Family Fun Costume Run October 31st & November 1st - No School Additional information can be found on our school websites! Have a wonderful Wednesday! 💚💛
FHSA will host the West Cluster of LRSD school’s Parent and Community Night this Thursday from 5:30-7:30pm in the cafeteria. There will be student performances from several LRSD schools including our very own Treble Choir. Artwork will be displayed throughout the 700 building. Community representatives will be there as well as a free boxed dinner from Jason’s Deli. We hope to see you all there!
Our performance time for the event Thursday has been changed to 6:45. Please arrive to the music room by 5:30 to warm up, rehearse, and set our formation. Please refer to the website for events schedules, location, times, changes, etc. The FHSA Treble Choir website is as follows. www.fhsatreblechoir.weebly.com Notify me, Ms. Spencer, if you are experiencing difficulties opening the site.
New York Times bestselling graphic novel creator Nate Powell took time to Skype with several 8th grade students who asked him questions about the book they are currently reading, “March.” Powell is the first cartoonist to win the National Book Award. His book “Two Dead” will be released in November and is set right here in Little Rock.
Shadow form for 5th graders. To print the form, visit https://www.forestheightsstem.com/live_feed from a desktop computer or a mobile device with printing capabilities. For additional help contact email@example.com. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/468245/FHSA_shadowing_request.2019.pdf
Will you help us make Fall Fest 2019 the best one ever? Sign up to volunteer here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084aaea823a64-20191
Correction: The Space Camp info meeting will take place on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3 in Room 521. This trip is for 5th-8th grade students. After the meeting more info will be available online. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions!
We will have a School Uniform Share Day on Friday, September 27. We have some excess uniforms from older students to pass on. You may email Becky Layes at email@example.com to check if we have the sizes you need.
Green and Gold Dance is tomorrow. You can still purchased tickets at school tomorrow from Ms. Lamb in the office and we will sell tickets at the door. #greenandgolddance💚💛💚
Spirit Shirts are in! If you purchased one or some, they should be coming home today or tomorrow. If you have any questions regarding the shirts please contact our PTSA President Lee Smith @ firstname.lastname@example.org. 😊
Club MUSIC will meet today from 3:15-4:00 in the middle school choir room 603. Interested students in 4th-8th grade and their parents/guardians are invited to attend.
The first Club Music meeting will be held tomorrow from 3:15-4:00pm in the middle school choir room 603. All interested students in grades 4-8, and their guardians, are welcomed to attend.
5th Grade Shadowing begins October 1. Pass this along to any 5th grader (perspective 6th grader) who might like to check out middle school. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/468245/FHSA_shadowing_request.2019.pdf
There will be NO girls basketball workouts this week, September 16th - September 20th. Workouts will resume on September 23rd. Sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause. Happy Monday!!
Friendly Reminder: FHSA has already conducted open house for our school during the Eagle Extravaganza. We will not have open house tonight for middle school students! Have a wonderful evening! 🦅
Parents, we need our students at school daily!! Check out our district’s Feet to the Seat Campaign at www.lrsd.org. Everyday counts!!! Students are also tardy at 7:40 a.m!!!
Reminder: Parent/Guardian Meeting for all Choir 2 students TONIGHT, Thursday 9/12/19 @ 6:00 PM in the choir room (#603). This will be a brief informational meeting about ALL-REGION Auditions
THERE WILL BE NO GIRLS BB WORKOUTS TODAY, SEPTEMBER 12th OR TOMORROW, SEPTEMBER 13th. PRACTICE WILL RESUME ON MONDAY.
Save the Date! Fall Fest 2019 is happening from 6 pm to 8 pm on Friday, Oct. 11! https://giphy.com/gifs/JRgRJQZ6ENZiABZ6Rx
Reminder: Parent/Guardian Meeting for all Choir 2 students on Thursday 9/12/19 @ 6:00 PM in the choir room (#603). This will be a brief informational meeting about ALL-REGION Auditions
Reminder: Middle School Robotics practice will be held today from 2:40 -4:30.
We are having our Annual Flu Clinic on Friday, October 4, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00. I have passed out forms for K thru 8th grade students. Please complete all pages. If all pages are not complete the health department will not give your child a flu vaccine. The health department will only be here on October 4th. So, please send forms back ASAP completely filled out. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/463021/Flu_Packet_2019.pdf
The grandparents day performance for today has been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. Do not send students to rehearsal.
The qr code will be posted on message boards around the FHSA campus.
BASKETBALL TRYOUTS FOR 6TH, 7TH, and 8TH GRADE GIRLS NEXT WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11th FROM 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. GIRLS SHOULD STAY AFTER SCHOOL THAT DAY FOR TRYOUTS. Contact Coach Stroud or Coach Bishop for questions.
Drama Kids starts on Monday. Hurry and sign up now! If your child has a wonderful idea, they need to be able to explain it to make it happen. Of course, public speaking can be intimidating! Drama Kids International helps with that, and they make sure kids fun, too. Sign-up for their afterschool program is going on now. Check them out! https://dramakids.com/little-rock-ar/
The Paris & Barcelona Spring Break Trip informational meeting is tonight at 5:30 in room 702. Please see Ms. Mignot for more information. email@example.com 5014472754
8th Grade Field Trip to Blanchard Springs Tomorrow (9/5) and Friday (9/6) Attire: FHSA Spirit Shirt, jeans (no holes), closed toed shoes, jacket (for down in the caves) Remember to bring a sack lunch! Be here by 7:40 am, will return around 3:00 pm. If you have any questions, please email Mr. Fondren at Daniel.firstname.lastname@example.org or Ms. Bordelon at Whitney.email@example.com.
The link to the treble choir audition form is as follows: https://forms.gle/CCGAbftTB2easc66A SIGN-ups end on Fri. Sept 13
FHSA Middle School Robotics Practice today from 2:40 p.m.- 4:30p.m. in room 525. Parents, please make sure students are picked up on time.
There is still time to register your 3rd-5th grader for FHSA Treble Choir Auditions. Returning members do not have to audition again, but must still register in google docs and pay club dues. Dues are $20 upon selection https://forms.gle/CCAGbftTB2easc66A
There will be NO Girls’ Basketball workouts Friday, August 30th or Monday, September 2nd. Workouts will resume on Tuesday, September 3rd. See Coach Stroud for questions.
The deadline for ordering spirit wear is this Friday, Aug. 30. Get yours here: https://squareup.com/store/FHSA-PTSA
Yearbooks are now on sale! Only $30 until 10/31. 8th grade families, don't forget to purchase your ads ASAP. https://yearbookforever.com/
HAC (home access center) information will be coming home today and tomorrow! This is the information you will need to check for grades. If you need more information on HAC please email Ms. Lamb @ firstname.lastname@example.org
The Paper Airplane Guy will visit 3rd-5th graders on September 5, at 1 PM. www.ThePaperAirplaneGuy.com
FHSA TREBLE CHOIR AUDITIONS Who: Interested 3rd-5th grade students When: Tuesday, Sept 17th 3:30pm Where: FHSA Cafeteria How: https://forms.gle/CCAGbftTB2easc66A Sign-ups end on 9/13/19 Returning members must sign-up, but do not have to audition again. Membership is $25 after the selection process. This is for ALL members
Good Evening Parents! This is just a friendly reminder that Girls’ Basketball workouts begin tomorrow, August 26th. Workouts are from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday of this week. A workout schedule will be provided tomorrow. Parents are strongly encouraged to pick up by 4:30 p.m. or student athletes will have to ride the athletics bus home at 5:30. See Coach Stroud for questions. Thanks
FHSA Girls Basketball Workouts will begin next Monday, August 26th from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. All girls interested in trying out for the 2019-20 basketball team are REQUIRED to attend scheduled workouts unless they are a member of the FHSA Volleyball Team. Bus transportation will be provided; however, buses won’t leave until 5:30 p.m. Parents are strongly encouraged to pick up their student athlete(s) at 4:30 p.m. otherwise they will have to stay an extra hour each day. A workout schedule for the week will be provided on Monday. Please contact Coach Stroud or Coach Bishop with any questions/concerns that you may have. Thanks for all you do!
Paris/Barcelona Trip Informational Meeting September 5 @ 5:30 in room 702. For more information see Ms. Mignot.
Any 6th, 7th, or 8th grade girl interested in playing basketball for the 2019-2020 season should sign up in Coach Stroud’s room (Room 327) by this Friday, August 16th. Information about FREE physicals will be provided at this time. Please contact Coach Stroud at (870) 866-3859 or Dannisha.Stroud@lrsd.org for questions. 🦅🏀
FHSA Spirit Apparel is available online as well as PTSA memberships https://squareup.com/store/FHSA-PTSA
Thank you so much for a wonderful 1st day of school!!! The tardy bell rings at 7:40 a.m!! See you tomorrow!!! Go Eagles 🦅💚💛💚💛
This year agenda books are mandatory for all 5th-8th grade students at FHSA. You may purchase these in the Front Office. The cost is $7.00. Books will be on sale at Eagle Extravaganza. We can only take cash payments at the school. There is an online option which can be found at the following : https://www.forestheightsstem.com/online-school-payments. We ask that all students have their books purchased by Friday, August 16. If you have any questions or concerns, please see the school counselors.
There will be no football practice today.
Happy New School Year! I am pleased to announce that due to a successful inaugural season, the FHSA Treble Choir will continue this year! FHSA students, new and returning, in 3rd through 5th grade are welcomed and encouraged to audition. If your child was a member last year they will not have to audition again, but should complete the form. Auditions will tentatively take place on Tuesday, September 17 at 3:30. Sign-ups will begin during the Eagle Extravaganza and will close on Friday September 13 at 3:00pm. https://forms.gle/CCAGbftTB2easc66A For questions or concerns, I can be reached at email@example.com.
All FHSA Kindergarteners are invited to eat ice cream and get to know a friend at the FHSA Kindergarten Ice Cream Social! ***Please reply below to let us know if you'll be joining us at Loblolly Creamery between 4 and 6 on Friday, August 9th.*** We'll meet up in the back room, go on a scavenger hunt with a new friend in the Bernice Garden, and buy some yummy ice cream for a sweet treat afterward. This is a great way for your kindergartener to get ready for an awesome first day! So join us!
6the Grade and New Middle School Student Orientation this Friday August 9th at 10:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria! Hope to see you there!! 6th grade students will receive class schedules! 💚💛💚💛🦅🦅🦅
All FHSA Kindergarteners are invited to eat ice cream and get to know a friend at the FHSA Kindergarten Ice Cream Social! ***Please email kdishongh@sbcglobal to let us know if you'll be joining us at Loblolly Creamery between 4 and 6 on Friday, August 9th.*** We'll meet up in the back room, go on a scavenger hunt with a new friend in the Bernice Garden, and buy some yummy ice cream for a sweet treat afterward. This is a great way for your kindergartener to get ready for an awesome first day! So join us!
Unable to make it to school check-in days? Be sure to check-in your student for the 2019-2020 school year: https://www.lrsd.org/domain/158
Welcome back Eagle Family!! See you tomorrow at Check-in from 10:00 am- 7:00 pm!! Agenda books will be on sale!! 🦅🦅💚💛💚💛 Go Eagles!!!
Good Evening Eagle Family!! Check in will begin July 31st and end August 1st!! Check in starts at 10:00 am and will end at 7:00 p.m. both days!! Hope to see you there!! 🦅🦅🦅💛💚💛💚
FHSA agenda books are required for all 5th through 8th grade students! Books will be available for purchase for $7 during Check-In on July 31 and August 1 and at Eagle Extravaganza, Monday August 12th from 6-8 pm 📓📝✏️💚💛🦅
The Soaring Eagles Choir is on TV! You can check it out here at the link: https://www.kark.com/victory-over-violence/middle-school-choir-donates-money-to-love-victory-over-violence-campaign/2021720022
The FHSA Choirs are going to be on TV! On Tuesday, May 28 check out KARK @5pm and FOX16 @9pm to see them perform and talk about their recent benefit concert to support L.O.V.E (Let Our Violence End)! Go Eagles!
Field day TOMORROW!! Don’t forget to bring an extra change of clothes in a plastic bag!! All swim suits must be covered up!! Looking forward to a fun day!!
Middle School Field Day is Friday May 17th. Kona Ice will be there at 1:00 p.m. Prices are $6.00 for largest-$3.00 for smallest.
LAST CHANCE!! Middle schoolers, tomorrow is the last day you can get tickets to the Spring Formal, which is happening Friday, May 17. There will be no paper tickets issued for the dance. When students check in at the dance, they will get tickets to use to select food at Zay O'Neil's food truck. Parents are welcome to make cash purchases from the food truck.
ATTENTION 6th Grade Parents! Unfortunately, the ACT Incentive Field Trip to the park, scheduled for Thursday, May 9th, has been CANCELLED due to imminent weather conditions!
Good Evening FHSA Parents! Tomorrow is our school-wide trip to see “Into The Woods” at Parkview!! If you have not turned in your permission slip please send it to school tomorrow!! Thanks to everyone for your hard work!! Special thanks to Ms. Spencer, Mr. Doram and our PTSA!!! 🦅🦅
Field Day volunteers needed!! Please click on the link below and sign up for a spot!! Field Day will be Thursday, May 16th!! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C044FAAAB28A1FE3-fhsa
6TH GRADE ACT INCENTIVE FIELD TRIP HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. IT WILL NOT TAKE PLACE ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 1ST! IT WILL NOW BE ON THURSDAY, MAY 9TH.!
Buses 09b and 09m are running late today. Please expect students to be delayed in arriving home.
https://woobox.com/95fehs/gallery/jHmCgb7n30w FHSA family!! Please click on the link to vote for Garin Freeman!! We are extremely proud!! Let’s help her win and represent LRSD and FHSA!! #1rock
Bus O9B is late today. Please expect students to be delayed in getting home.
Bus O9P is late today. Please expect students to be delayed in getting home.
Bus 09G is running late today. Please expect students to arrive home late.
Good Morning! Volleyball tryouts are canceled today because some students have to attend The Solo Contest at Pinnacle View today! Tryouts will resume on April 16-19 from 2:50-4:30. Thanks!
Tomorrow is the LAST day for Field Day T-shirt orders!! No late orders will be accepted! Cash only please!!!
Club Music Rehearsal tomorrow April 11 for ALL Cast and Crew at 3:15pm! Club Music Parent Meeting has been moved to Tuesday, April 16 at 5pm in the choir room!
About last night’s performance... If you have photos and videos please share them with me via email or social media! firstname.lastname@example.org
THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU to the FHSA faculty, staff, and administrators who helped to make last night’s elementary concert such a success! Mrs. Alexander, Ms. Boykin, Ms. Caston, Mrs. Harris, Mr. Wilson, Mrs. Vaughn, Mr. Doram, FHSA PTSA, Ms. Robinson, Mr. Pettus, Dr. IJ Routen, Ms. Cooper, Mrs. Kirkpatrick, Mr. Anderson, parents, and our amazing students! It truly takes a team/village to put together an event like that and I thank you from the bottom of my heart! Please forgive me if I missed anyone.
Buses N and S are running late today. Please expect students to arrive home late.
Students who ride Bus 09O will also be delayed in arriving home today.
Bus O9A is having mechanical issues and a replacement is being sent to pick up students. Please expect students to arrive home late.
FIELD DAY T-SHIRTS!! Be looking for a Field Day t-shirt order form tomorrow!!! All order forms will be due by April 12!!! More info to come!!
Spring Fling is happening from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 19. Admission is $5. We need donations of individually-wrapped candy and plastic egg. Each class is being asked to put together something for a silent auction. This can be anything from a master class artwork piece, gift basket, discounts for anything...anything goes! If you have ideas for a basket or want to contribute something specific, please contact your teacher or your classroom rep. And please be on the lookout for updates from your classroom rep in the coming days! We also welcome sponsorship by corporations or by individuals. If you would like to help, please contact Lee Smith at email@example.com.
Dress down tomorrow for DI! Only one dollar!
Hello Parents! Today will be the last After School Math Tutoring session for the 2018-19 school year. The students have worked really hard to prepare for the upcoming ACT Aspire test and I want to thank each and every one of you for all you do to invest in your child’s success! Have a GREAT day!!
4th grade researched people for our own Arkansas' African American History Living Museum in February. One of Ms. Boykin's students chose retired NFL player and Super Bowl champion Keith Jackson. Keith came to visit their class and heard a message about getting their education and giving back to the community. They were also able to view his Super Bowl ring!
Summer Robotics Camps at UA Little Rock! For more information click the link below: https://ualr.edu/stemcenter/vex-iq-camp/
No After School Math Tutoring on Thursday, March 14th. We will resume after Spring Break on Tuesday, March 26th. Thanks!!
No Quiz Bowl Practice Today for Stroud’s Team.
STEMinistas Wednesday group will meet on March 6 and the Thursday group will meet on March 7 until 3:30 pm.
We have raised just over $1,000 for Kids Heart Challenge!! I am going to extend our deadline to next Thursday, March 7th! Great job FHSA!!!
Mrs. Stroud’s Quiz Bowl Team will not meet tomorrow. Thank you!
TREBLE CHOIR will still sing in the VWB Concert next Thursday Feb. 28th at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. The rehearsal for that performance is THIS SATURDAY FEB. 23 @ Metro Vo-tech, 7701 Scott Hamilton Dr., from 9:50am-1:30pm. Please provide transportation for your child.
Stroud’s Quiz Bowl Practice for today has been cancelled. Thank you!
There is still time to buy tickets online for Friday night’s Daddy/Daughter dance! https://squareup.com/store/FHSA-PTSA/
SOLID GOLD CONCERT POSTPONED Due to illness and a blown sound system the Solid Gold performances scheduled for this Thursday, Feb.21 have been POSTPONED. The new date is TBD. No SOLID GOLD PERFORMANCES this Thursday
Book Fair (Feb. 25-28) Newsletter I: https://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/02/spring-2019-book-fair-news-i.html
The Book Fair is coming February 25-28. Volunteers are needed: http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/02/book-fair-feb-25-28-and-volunteers.html
Congratulations to the Elementary Mathletes teams. Both teams advanced to round two of the district competition!
Tomorrow is the last day to purchase Valentine Candy Grams before Valentine's Day. Show someone you care for only $1! Also, PT Conferences are this Thursday and Friday! See your child's teacher for more information!
No After School Math Tutoring Tuesday or Thursday of this week. Tomorrow I am off campus for a training and Winter Parent Teacher conferences are scheduled for Thursday. We will pick back up next week. Thanks!
Treble choir WILL rehearse today from 3:30-4:45. Our performances are right around the corner, so it is very important that all members attend. Also, please ensure your child is practicing at home. Please check the website often for schedule changes or updates. satiaspencer.weebly.com
Valentine Candy Gram are on sale now! Information and forms will be coming home today via the students. Each Candy Gram is only $1 and the proceeds benefit programs here at FHSA!
Club music rehearsal for the entire cast and crew TOMORROW from 3:15-5pm!
Club Music Rehearsal for the ENTIRE cast and crew! 3:15-5pm!
How media squad felt today in our monthly visit from Ms. Deidre/Central Library System-Fletcher: You get a robot and you get a robot (including Ozobot Evo) Find out more at: http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/02/you-get-robot-you-get-robot-including.html
No After School Math Tutoring on February 5, 2019. Thanks!
Here is the link for 6th Grade PTC’s https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/10c044faaab28a0fc1-parent
JUDGES NEEDED! If you are interested in helping during the Sport Stacking Tournament NEXT Saturday, judges are needed!!! Please contact Coach Perkins at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information! Also, it's not too late to sign up if you have a child interested in competing!!
Help plan and/or volunteer for Read Across America/Dr. Seuss Celebration by completing the survey at https://goo.gl/forms/mnaSIopPwV50KOfF3
Call for Reading Challenges (& see current reading incentives) at http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/01/call-for-reading-challenges_24.html
STEM Fair awards will be handed out next week. There is no assembly tonight, January 24.
Winter Wonderland Dance TONIGHT from 6-8 pm in the cafeteria. We WILL sell tickets at the door for $8. Concessions will also be sold tonight.
Don't forget about our Sport Stacking Tournament on Feb. 2nd!! It is 2 weeks away!!! Registeration fee is $10 and you can register at thewssa.com. If you have any questions please email me at email@example.com!
Attention parents and students: Student Council is holding a middle school winter dance THIS Friday from 6-8 PM in the school cafeteria. Tickets are $5 and will be sold in the cafeteria at lunch tomorrow. Students may purchase concessions at the dance on Friday.
No After School Math Tutoring on Tuesday. I will be out of the building for a training. We will resume on Thursday. Thank you!!
Sport Stacking Tournament flyers are being sent home this week! If you are interested in participating this year go to thewssa.com and register under FHSA Sport Stacking Tournament. Tournament date: 2/2/19. $10.00 registration fee. Questions?? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2019 7th/8th grade soccer team begins practice tomorrow (1/7) from 2:45-5:00 pm. Roster is posted on gym door. Players should make sure they have proper clothing and soccer gear. Practices will be Mon-Thurs each week. Please send all questions to email@example.com.
Reflex Math competition ends today!! Students log in to your account and make these last minutes count!! ✖️➗➖➕
ONLY 16 SPOTS LEFT! Join us in celebration of our Fall 2018 1District 1Book Culminating Event at Museum of Discovery!! Enjoy science demonstrations from Museum Educators, Full Access to Museum Exhibits and a costume contest!! Event is FREE but space is limited. RSVP for FHSA’s night, January 9th from 5:30 to 7:30. Teachers will be sending home link to RSVP. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/one-district-one-book-jan-9-celebration-tickets-53400242563 Password is LRSD
Free Event- Museum of Discovery January 9th from 5:30-7:30 registration link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/one-district-one-book-jan-9-celebration-tickets-53400242563 Password- LRSD Limited tickets available
FREE EVENT! There is a One District One Book Culminating Event coming up at Museum of Discovery January 9th from 5:30-7:30. This is a great opportunity for our students and families! The school will receive 72 tickets and there will be 2-4 tickets per registrant because children must be accompanied by an adult.
FYI! I must have a minimum of 10 sets for me to place a second order. As of now I have not met the minimum. If you want Speed Stacks please be sure to bring money tomorrow morning! If you have already paid and I can’t make the order I will return money back tomorrow.
The Club Music Christmas Party is today from 3:15-4pm! Come for refreshments and preparations for second semester!
All after school activities with Mrs. Stroud are cancelled for this week. There will be no Quiz Bowl practice today or After School Math Tutoring tomorrow. Quiz Bowl Practice will resume on Wednesday, January 9th and After School Math Tutoring will resume on Tuesday, January 8th. Thanks for all you do!!
Ms. Cooper was in High Profile! Read all about it - and about Bright Futures - here: https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2018/dec/09/bright-futures-mentor-aids-students-in-/?features-profiles
If you were not able to purchase your Sport Stacking Cups yet there is still time!! I have one green stack and a stacking mat left, however I will make an order on Friday for anyone who still wants to purchase! You must bring your money in by FRIDAY MORNING and let me know your style preference. Thank you!
Math Tutoring for tomorrow 12/11/18 is cancelled.
Elementary Treble Choir will meet for rehearsal today until 4:45, not 4pm. Please note the change to the regular time. The schedule for the spring has been updated on the website. Also, a supervised study hall is now available to students waiting for rehearsal. Students will report to room 410, Mrs. Vaughn, in the main building. They should bring homework or something to read.
LAST Day for FHSA soccer tryouts will be tomorrow (Monday 12/10) from 2:45-4:30. All students must have a physical and consent form to tryout. Bring clothing appropriate for the weather! Students need to be picked up promptly at 4:30 (no bus transportation tomorrow). A student must make 2 tryouts to be considered.
Family Movie Night will start at 6 pm on Friday, Dec. 14, in the cafeteria. Come and see How the Grinch Stole Christmas and enjoy some snacks from the concession stand! (There’s no cost for admission!) RSVP here before Dec. 12: https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showRSVPSignUp/10c054aaeaf2ea4f94-family
REMINDER: No 100 Mile Club today due to weather! All students will be going home their normal way at dismissal.
The Coastal Science Trip meeting for tonight has been cancelled. Anyone interested in the trip should contact Amber Harbin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 501-447-2766.
6th grade girls will not have basketball practices this afternoon due to no bus being provided.
FHSA Treble Choir does NOT have rehearsal or a performance tomorrow. The next date is TBA. Communication will be sent once details have been finalized.
CREDIT FOR ELEMENTARY MUSIC STUDENTS! Students who attend the Praeclara production of AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS this weekend, either FRIDAY OR SATURDAY AT 7:30 can receive credit by attending and writing a short analysis of the performance. See Ms. Spencer for details. The information for the performance is at www.wildwoodpark.org
This is a reminder that there is no Club Music until next Thursday, Dec. 13th!
The 8th grade science Olympiad team will NOT meet after school on Tuesday, Dec 4.
Computer Science Week Dress-Up Days Monday- STEM in Black, students wear all black Tuesday- STEM in Black T-shirt and jeans Wednesday- Dress like your favorite app Thursday-Career day- dress for success Friday- FHSA Spirit Day
The FHSA Treble choir did an awesome job performing at the Old Statehouse Museum yesterday. I am looking forward to even greater things from this young and talented group of elementary students!
Our goal for Computer Science Week is to have speakers share their experiences and how STEM has impacted their lives and the lives of those in our communities. The dates for our events are December 3rd – December 7th . Please let me know if you know anyone that can be available for 15 to 20 minutes between the hours of 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. We would love for our students to grow as future leaders. Contact Ashley Harris @ Ashley.email@example.com.
NWEA Testing for Kindergarten and 5th grade students will take place Tuesday, November 27th through Friday, November 30th.
Soccer tryouts for any 7th or 8th grader interested will be held Tuesday and Wednesday (November 27 &28) from 2:45-4:30. Bus transportation provided. Students must have a physical and consent form to participate. Students must attend at least 2 tryouts to be considered.
Tomorrow is the LAST day to order FHSA hoodies! Don't miss out! They're really sleek and really warm! Order forms and cash ($25) should be given to Coach Fondren. Questions? See Coach Fondren or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the collaboration between the Parkview Choirs and FHSA Choirs! https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10213941858725247&id=1372992518
This Friday is the last day to order soccer hoodies! See Coach Fondren or email (email@example.com) with any questions!
From Coach Fondren: Due to the frigid conditions this afternoon and band students needing to be at the home basketball game early tomorrow night, soccer tryouts are canceled for this week and will resume after the break. I apologize for any inconvenience.
TODAY is the first rehearsal for Treble Choir! 3:30-4:45 in Ms. Spencer’s music room.
FHSA Chess Club received 2nd place Middle School! Congratulations to Phillip and Carson who placed in the top 5 for Middle School! We are looking forward to the December tournament! These kids have been working hard as this is our first FHSA Chess Club.
FHSA Soccer hoodies are still on sale through Friday, 11/16! $25 each (cash only). If you need an order form or have any questions, please email Coach Fondren: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow (Monday 11/12), soccer tryouts will be rescheduled for Wednesday (11/14) and Thursday (11/15). The time will be from 2:45-4:30. Students must have a physical and consent form to participate. Send questions to email@example.com.
Bus O9I was late for pickup today.
Per Mr. Fondren...Soccer tryouts cancelled for today, November 8! We will have tryouts Monday and Wednesday of next week! Sorry for the late notice.
Soccer tryouts cancelled for today, November 8! We will have tryouts Monday and Wednesday of next week! Sorry for the late notice.
Club Music reminder: No rehearsal today. Remember to sign up for auditions at fhsamusic.weebly.com! They next week Thursday (15th) and Saturday (17th).
FHSA BEST Robotics takes 4th in the region against high school teams! We are so proud of their hard work and dedication. We also want to thank their coaches, Ms. White and Mr. Diffey!
Lego sign-up now closed.
K-3 Lego Challenge Begins in November Sign-up today for limited slots at: http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2018/10/k3.html
Hey everybody! If you could, could you please follow this year’s FHSA BEST robotics team on Instagram and Twitter? Our username is Turtle Tech FHSA. I will be posting updates regularly on our team. Thanks, Willem
Attention all 5th-8th grade parents: Coastal Science Trip to Ocean Springs, MS May 9-12. More information will be coming soon. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
I apologize for the miscommunication many received today regarding Treble Choir Auditions. If your child missed auditions today and are still interested, please come by my room at 3:00 tomorrow 10/30/18 for a make-up. Thank you
Good afternoon! Auditions for Treble Choir are STILL TODAY! They have not been cancelled. I’ll see your child at 3:30 in the cafeteria!
🦅LRSD Magnet Fair 10-2 🔬Chemistry Day 1-4 FHSA Cafeteria
🎃Family Costume Run tomorrow!!!! Volunteers are needed! 🔬Chemistry Day Saturday 1-4 🦅LRSD Magnet Fair Saturday 10-2
Due to Ms. Spencer’s and Mr. Doram’s involvement with Wildwood’s production of Seussical the Musical, there will be NO CLUB MUSIC meeting tomorrow after school.
Quiz Bowl tryouts for 6-8th graders will be held during lunch in Ms. Cazer’s room. Students are invited to bring their lunch to the tryout.
Bus O9K is running late.
Club Music ends at 4:30pm today due to the Transitioning event and Choir concert!
Don't forget to sign up for the Family Fun Costume Run!! Due to low numbers we will not be ordering t-shirts! Just $5.00 for each runner to participate! New registration forms will be sent home! Deadline to register has been extended to Wednesday, October 24th.
Choir Benefit Concert is tomorrow! Come to hear beautiful singing in 3 languages and 4-part harmony, a student-made rap, and a Venezuelan polka! The theme is Safety, and the concert will go to support efforts to decrease bullying and increase kindness across our school. You will not want to miss it!
Yearbooks are on sale now! Only $40 for the remainder of 2018. Purchase yours today at https://yearbookforever.com/.
Calling All Parents: We need Fall Fest volunteers! We need K, 3rd, & 4th grade parents to sign up to facilitate Carnival Games at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084aaea823a64-2018. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084aaea823a64-20181
Ms. Spencer now has a website for elementary music and FHSA Treble Choir! The site contains information regarding the music curriculum, expectations, assignments, and upcoming events, pictures, and more. You can also schedule your time for P/T conferences. Go to satiaspencer.weebly.com to check it out!
Fall Fest is happening Oct. 19! We are asking that each student please bring a bag or two of individually wrapped candy for the festival. You can buy tickets online now! https://squareup.com/store/FHSA-PTSA
The LRSD West Cluster Teams invites your family to its Fall Parent and Family Engagement event this Thursday, October 4, 5:30-7:30. The event will be a fun, family event held at Fulbright Elementary located at 300 Pleasant Valley Drive. There will he information regarding Home Access Center, early childhood, college and career, gifted and talented, tutoring, literacy, math, and other community exhibitors.
FHSA TREBLE CHOIR AUDITIONS! Today @ 3:30 in the Cafeteria for 2nd-5th grade students! If you missed online registration, YOU CAN STILL AUDITION! Forms are available. I hope to see everyone there!
Tomorrow is Casual for a Cause! Bring $1 for Hurricane Florence relief efforts. Please follow LRSD dress code! Bring a change of clothing if you are participating in picture make up day!! No holes in jeans or leggings!
Make up pictures will be made on Friday, September 28. The photographer will be here from 7:30 AM to 9 AM. This will be the last day for picture money as well.
Elementary- Interested in joining a DI team? Email me today for a form Laura.Gowan@lrsd.org Forms are due Monday, September 24. You may email the completed form to me or send it with your child.
Good Evening 6th Grade Parent! STEM fair packets went out today for 1,5,8 and the other periods will go out tomorrow. There will be a one time extension for the Research checkpoint. Students may turn their research paper in 9/27-10/5 on google classroom.
If any students are interested in joining a DI team please see Ms. Johnson in room 324! Anyone one can apply!
REMEMBER TO VOTE for the spring musical! Voting has been extended until Thursday, Sept. 20@ 5:00pm. Go to the Club Music site, www.fhsamusic.weebly.com and click the link on the home page.
Due to an overwhelming response to 100 Mile Club I will be closing registration this evening! Today is the LAST day to sign up! Registration information is posted in the Live Feed and on the PTSA Facebook page.
Student Council Applications are HERE! Applications are available in all middle school social studies classrooms or in the link here: https://tinyurl.com/fhsastudentcouncil DUE FRIDAY, September 14!
100 Mile Club flyers are being sent home this week! Click on the link below to find out more information and to register your child! http://bit.ly/2NxDmQr
We need volunteers to help in the concession stand during the 5:30 and 6::30 pm games tomorrow, Sept. 11. If you’re willing, please contact Yolanda Shelton - Yolanda.email@example.com or 447-2737.
Bus 09 R will be late today.
Busses 09 O and M will be late today.
The STEM Project information night scheduled for next week has been moved to Wednesday, Sept. 5, 5:30-6:30 p.m., in the cafeteria. (FYI: STEM Project is what was formerly known as science fair!) There have been some changes made to science fair so parents are encouraged to attend. If you can't make it, watch for information that will be sent home.
Bus 09 H will be arriving home late today.
Copy and paste this link to see the video: https://tinyurl.com/ybf7snsr The FHSA Choir 2 sang Happy Birthday to the wonderful Ms. Meabon! Come check out how awesome the choir is already sounding the beginning of Week 2! Very proud to be conducting these Soaring Eagles!
Bus 09 M was late for pickup, please expect your students to arrive late.
Football practice starts tomorrow for 7th and 8th graders. Practice will be 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Last day of school! Students may wear casual clothing. Must follow LRSD policy.
Yearbooks are sold out!
FHSA 2nd graders enjoying a visit from LRPD K-9 and horses!🚔
Reminder: Talent Show is at 1:00 on Friday in gym (new location). Required Dress Rehearsal for contestants at 2:40 on Thursday.
Elections to fill vacated seats for the 2018-19 FHSA PTSA Executive Board will take place on Thursday, May 4th at 5:45PM in FHSA Cafeteria. If you are interested in submitting your name to be considered for one of the vacant positions, please contact Yolanda Shelton at Yolanda.Shelton@lrsd.org or (501) 447-2737. Nominations are due by NOON on Wednesday, May 3rd. FHSA PTSA BOARD VACANCIES VICE PRESIDENT - Also completes jobs of the President and assists with any needs assigned to the board. 2nd VICE PRESIDENT of Student Activities - Presides over all student program committees and activities. Supervision to include but not limited to: Accelerated Reader, Go Green, Reflections, Grade Celebrations, Field Day, Student Dances, Battle of the Heights, other student activities as decided by the Board. TREASURER - Has custody of all funds of the association, keeps a full and accurate account of receipts and expenditures, makes disbursements as authorized and presents a financial statement at every meeting and as requested. **There are other positions that will be filled by the elected officers at a later date. These positions include: Fundraising Chair, LR PTA Council Rep, Membership Chair, Middle School Rep (2), Elementary Classroom Parent Rep, Historian and Parliamentarian.
Congratulations to the following students who have been selected to compete in the FHSA talent show on May 4th. There will be a REQUIRED meeting for all contestants on Thursday after school from 2:40 p.m. 3:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. If you need music please email the song to firstname.lastname@example.org. The contestants are: Ayoka Boaitey Emily Jones and Abby Swindler Rebecca Grimmett Erica Phelps Sam Hoffman Ellis Scott Cross Galusha Savy Gordon Xavier Parker Ruby Clesi Makaylah Harmon Avery Nichols Vance Cunningham, Anywain Vernon Matilda Thessing Lily Burks Kassidi Tims Christian Anderson Victoria Rike Thanks, FHSA Student Council for organizing this event!
Students and Parents, The FHSA Talent Show is coming up. Do you have a special talent you’d like to perform in front of students? If so, please come audition. Elementary students, you will audition after school in the cafeteria Thursday. Middle school students, you will have the opportunity to audition at lunch in the cafeteria, Ms. Hoffman’s room, OR Mr. Davidson’s room on Thursday. Thanks, FHSA Student Council
Field day t-shirt order forms are due Friday!!!
Here is rhe link to volunteer for Field Day! Thank you for your support! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c044faaab28a1fe3-thegreatest1
If your are interested in volunteering for Field Day please contact Coach Perkins or check out the sign up form on the PTSA Facebook page or the FHSA website! Sarah.email@example.com
What a great way to end our very busy week!!! Our PTSA @FHStemAcadPTSA is absolutely the best!!! 2018 Spring Fling was a huge success!! Thank you to our parent volunteers, teachers, students, and community leaders for joining!! #Togetherweriseandsoar
Casual Day tomorrow (no fee)and One Book One District Kick Off!!! Students will also celebrate the end of testing!! Job well done Eagles!!
This little guy had quite an adventure today! Thanks to some awesome teamwork, he is happily with a wildlife rescue family! Thanks to Ms. Eackles, Ms. Kirkpatrick, Mr. Fondren, Ms. Murphy & Xavier (who did the actual bird rescue!) Special thanks to Ms. Shinn for making the wildlife rescue contact!! Great Teamwork!!!
Attn MUSIC CLUB: ALL CAST MEMBERS are called for rehearsal and measurements on Tuesfay 4/17/18 from 3-4:15pm
In case you haven’t heard... Spring Fling, which was scheduled for tomorrow night, has been postponed because of the threat of severe weather. Our new date will be next Friday, April 20!
The 2017 Arkansas School Performance Reports were released by the Arkansas Education Department today. Forest Heights is an "A" school! https://myschoolinfo.arkansas.gov/Schools/Search?SearchFlag=School&Query=6001075
Friday will be Casual for a Cause to support one of the Destination Imagination teams that is going to Globals in May. Bring $1 and wear the outfit of your choice (must conform to LRSD dress code)!
Spring Fling has been postponed until April 20 due to the threat of severe weather. We hope to see you there on our new date!
Want your name in space?! See the following NASA website for more details! http://parkersolarprobe.jhuapl.edu/The-Mission/Name-to-Sun/
Volunteers needed!! Click the link below to sign up! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C054AAEAF2EA7F94-family
FHSA raised $2,025 to go towards the American Heart Association while participating in Jump Rope for Heart! Thank you for making a difference and being HEART HEROES!
Space Camp Parent Meeting for studnets who have registered & paid for our Space Camp Pathfinder & Mach II trips — April 9 4pm FHSA Library
Last regular soccer game of the year!! FHSA v. Cloverdale tomorrow (3/1) at 5 pm at Pinnacle View! Come cheer on your Eagles as we make our drive to the playoffs!
Thank you Parents and Guardians for your help and support in preparing delicious Hispanic dishes! Fiesta Day was a great success!
Good morning my fellow Americans! Sorry I can't download my picture.
Baking Club resumes next Monday after school. Next baking challenge: cupcakes!
I would like to thank Dr. Dhonau for coming and speaking to our 3rd grade GT class.
5th grade rocks!
National History Day Competition is March 3rd at UALR!
4th and 5th grade Art Club will be Wednesday (2/21/18).
Jump Rope for Heart donations are due this Friday, Feb. 23rd!
Winter Ball Feb. 23rd
Last "Battle of the Heights" soccer match at Scott Field is tomorrow at 5 pm. Come out and support your Eagles!
Band and Orchestra student Solo Assessment fee ($5.00) due by March 6, 2018. See Calendar on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Choir performance at Cloverdale Middle School this Friday! We perform at 10:15am and 10:45am for their Black History Month Assembly!
Earth without art is just eh!
Training on Thrillshare today...Remember to return your Journeys Unit 4 Readers by Friday!
Thank you for the training.
Go Eagles! Third grade rocks!
Don't forget, our performance is this Friday at Cloverdale. Please make sure to wear your musical t-shirt.
Space Camp payments are due! Cash payments should be made to Ms. Bordelon ASAP!
Good morning everyone!
The SOLID GOLD Black History Program will be Tuesday Feb 27. FHSA student performance @ 1pm, Public Performance @ 6pm
Testing on Thrillshare with the group!
English teachers rule! Math teachers drool!
Testing on Thrillshare with the group!
It's another beautiful day at Forest Heights STEM!