Good Morning Eagle Family! Today is the last day to return all items to school. All chromebooks, library books/textbooks, sports uniforms, and band instruments are due today by 2:00 p.m. To avoid costs for the items, please return the items today by 2:00 p.m. Thanks and have a wonderful summer!! 🦅
Reminder: We will have our first ever Zoom General PTSA meeting today at noon. It will be the final General PTSA meeting for the 2019-2020 school year. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89257027157 Meeting ID: 892 5702 7157
Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade students will pickup student belongings & return technology, textbooks, library books, and instruments starting tomorrow May 26th from 9 am- 2:00 pm. Please view the document under the "LIVE FEED" section of https://www.forestheightsstem.com or the school's app for information regarding dates, times, and procedures. Every must remain in your cars. Thank you! https://tinyurl.com/FHSAPICKUP
IMPORTANT: It's almost time to pick up students' belongings & return technology, textbooks, library books, & instruments. Please read the following info very carefully for dates, times, & procedures. Have a nice afternoon & stay safe! https://tinyurl.com/FHSAPICKUP
Got EAGLE Spirit💚💛 Students interested in the 20-21 middle school spirit team may access the following link. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UuaodTMtJftByJiu6FlS7Qkl3QLbYhVwb1ghycUfKtg/edit?usp=sharing ℹParents and their students are asked to attend the FHSA 20-21 MS Spirit Team Interest Meeting. Time: May 19, 2020 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/5935286570 Meeting ID: 593 528 6570 Password: ESPIRIT21
Click the link below to see a special slide show of our awesome students during PE this year! https://drive.google.com/open?id=13C_gdZS-erftKZrl1uIA0nXdAHZaeujn
Got EAGLE SPIRIT? Go! Dance! Cheer! Students interested in the 20-21 Spirit Teams for middle school, please use the link below for tryout information. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UuaodTMtJftByJiu6FlS7Qkl3QLbYhVwb1ghycUfKtg/edit?usp=sharing
Eagle View Weekly Videos, May 6, 2020, https://adesandbox.arkansas.gov/folder?v=fZTczYzMzMzE4OTE1N2UzODRiMzQ4M2ViODBmYTBlZjk
All Field Day information is posted on the FHSA App/Website! This information includes the full Event Pack, Score Card, FHSA Water Games, and more! Reach out to Coach Perkins with any questions!
8th Grade Virtual Graduation Ceremony We need all 8th students/parents to fill out the following google form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdKOEuhVzyOmTrJ0MFziVm4vw_TLfBn7TvUkjQuAopGArWYbg/viewform?usp=sf_link
This week's Eagle View: Fact Fluency, French, Robotics, & more... https://adesandbox.arkansas.gov/folder?v=fZTczYzMzMzE4OTE1N2UzODRiMzQ4M2ViODBmYTBlZjk
Would you like a seat on the FHSA PTSA board? We are seeking applications for vice president, secretary and treasurer for the 2020-2021 school year. If you're interested in serving, please email Ms.Shelton: email@example.com.
Check out the Field Day Event Cards posted on our FHSA webpage,FHSA K-5 Physical Education Facebook Page, and Coach Perkin's PE classes on It's Learning. National Field Day is NEXT FRIDAY!
Hall STEAM Magnet High School, in partnership with the TRIBE Alumni Association, is seeking community input for the new official Hall logo. Please complete the survey to select you favorite! Survey will be live until April 29th. https://forms.gle/dxEVA1r29qbYbcZg6
In honor of Earth Day, here are the results of the One & Only Ivan/WWF Fundraiser: Kinder-$47.70 1st-$109.92 2nd-$13.91 3rd-$184.44 4th-$34.29 5th-$48.01 6th-$28.00 7th-$286.77 8th- $0 Total: 753.04 Great job to all students! 7th grade & 3rd grade really rocked it! Upon returning to school, these students will get to “Pie” admin!
Happy Earth Day! Enjoy this week's Eagle View Videos: https://adesandbox.arkansas.gov/folder?v=fZTczYzMzMzE4OTE1N2UzODRiMzQ4M2ViODBmYTBlZjk
Today is the LAST day to order a Virtual Field Day t-shirt (optional) through the OPENphysed site! There is a green option to represent Forest Heights!! Please follow this link to place your order: https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/NFD2020 Virtual Field Day will be May 8th!!!
Eagle View 4/15: Check out this week's videos with Student Scientists, AR History Moment, Math, Art, Music & More... https://adesandbox.arkansas.gov/folder?v=fZTczYzMzMzE4OTE1N2UzODRiMzQ4M2ViODBmYTBlZjk
Do you want to video chat with a scientist from your living room? They will match you w/a scientist for free! The sessions are q&a conversations, you can talk with a scientist about what makes YOU curious. All you need is a zoom/google hangout/Skype/ or other video chat & an internet connection! https://www.skypeascientist.com/for-families.html
Please send us your photos! We want to showcase photos of the students at home during this time for the yearbook. Email or share to firstname.lastname@example.org or via Yearbook Snap App (code: stem)
Check out new videos for this week's EAGLE VIEW! https://adesandbox.arkansas.gov/folder?v=fZTczYzMzMzE4OTE1N2UzODRiMzQ4M2ViODBmYTBlZjk
K-5 Parents & Students, The following is a link to Mrs. Shelton's April calender. Virtual office hours, lessons, and more can be found here. Please check it out! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/656488/April_Virtual_Guidance_Calendar.pdf
FHSA Technology Pick up tomorrow, Monday April 6th 9 am-2 pm 🦅 Please follow the steps below in order to pick up the device. REMINDER: You will not be able to come in the building. A staff member will bring a device to your car. 1. Complete the online Hand Receipt to accept responsibility for the Chromebook BEFORE April 6 2. Upon arriving at the school, please DO NOT get out of your car. Write your child’s name on a piece of paper (large writing and paper). Place it on the dashboard in your car. 3. Call the main office phone of the school and give them your name and the names of your student(s). 501-447-2700 4. An LRSD/FHSA staff member will verify that the Hand Receipt has been completed. 5. Once verified, staff member will place the device along with the following information in the trunk of your vehicle • how to obtain WiFi • how to use Classlink • how to log on to the Chromebook
Very important! The following link will take you to all of the important new information regarding April AMI Lessons, Technology, etc. ¡Se publicará una versión en español muy pronto! https://www.forestheightsstem.com/o/forest-heights-stem-academy/browse/118837
Check this out! FHSA staff are making fun videos to connect with our students & families. You can access on the FHSA YouTube page or via the Sandbox link https://adesandbox.arkansas.gov/folder?v=fZTczYzMzMzE4OTE1N2UzODRiMzQ4M2ViODBmYTBlZjk New videos are available every Wed!
Dear FHSA Families If you completed the LRSD survey, please view the information below for pickup. Pick Up Date Monday, April 6th Time 9 AM – 2PM The Online Hand Receipt to accept responsibility for the device MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE the pick-up date Use the link to complete the form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScV19c1NBeREB_uXX2I-45Wn9lvaExO-U1EYva80bvXf6lZiw/viewform Pick Up Location Devices may be picked up at your child/children’s schools Please follow the steps below in order to pick up the device. REMINDER: You will not be able to come in the building. A staff member will bring a device to your car. 1. Complete the online Hand Receipt to accept responsibility for the Chromebook/iPad BEFORE April 6, 2020. (Please use the above link) 2. Upon arriving at the school, please DO NOT get out of your car. Write your child’s name on a piece of paper (large writing and paper). Place it on the dashboard in your car. 3. Call the main office phone of the school and give them your name and the names of your student(s). 4. An LRSD staff member will verify that the Hand Receipt has been completed. 5. Once verified, staff member will place the device along with the following information in the trunk of your vehicle • how to obtain WiFi • how to use Classlink • how to log on to the Chromebook How to Sign In to Chromebooks Students must use their LRSD Google Accounts in order to access the LRSD resources. Ex: Classlink, Edmentum, Google Classroom, etc. Username – email@example.com (6 digit Student ID#)@students.lrsd.org Password – YYYYMMDDC – 20040829T Birthdate: 4-digit year, 2-digit month, 2-digit day + First Initial, Capital Letter K-5Click on its Learning to receive their AMI lessons 6-8Click on Edmentum to receive their AMI lessons
The Yearbook will go on, but in a more creative way! We are asking for your help in photo collection. Any sports or academics photos you may have are needed. We also want to highlight our "home-school" experience. Please send those photos our way too! Download the free app, Yearbook Snap, and search for our school. The code is stem. You can upload directly from your phones! Yearbooks will arrive later than expected because of all of the closures and postponements, but arrive nonetheless! Now, distribution will be interesting, but we will keep you posted. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello TREBLE CHOIR! I miss you guys so much and would love to see your faces and hear your sweet voices. Meet me in Zoom tomorrow, Tuesday March 31 at 2:00pm. Here is the link to join: https://zoom.us/j/2433928060 Hope to see you there!
The FHSA Youtube page is up and ready. See a video from Mrs. Christie regarding Gratitude! https://youtu.be/zYGEq8xjnVk
Good morning! Elementary (K-5) MUSIC lessons and activities will be posted using itslearning from now on. I will post an activity today to make sure everyone is able to access it.
Our first meeting was such a hit that we filled the virtual building to capacity!:) Please if you joined the first time- allow others to join 1st! Wow!! Thank you for your response!!! :) It brought tears to our eyes Amy Cooper is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Eagle Pride with Zoom Time: Mar 29, 2020 03:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/604845331?pwd=bjFTNmVKOUNMdzdpcFJIbVloL2VXZz09 Meeting ID: 604 845 331 Password: 670106
Thank you all for attending our Eagle Zoom Meeting today! We loved seeing your beautiful faces! If you were unable to access the first session, another will begin at 3:30. If you need to access itslearning, please use https://launchpad.classlink.com/lrsd and you will be able to select the icon after logging in. Student login information is their student ID as the username and the password is formatted as their birthday (YYYYMMDDX). The X represents the first letter of their first name and it needs to be a capital letter. Please complete the links below so that we can ensure every student is able to access learning materials. Thank you for your help with this! FHSA Technology Survey https://forms.gle/Wv8MuHien4DarF54A English District Form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeGBvv8OJMZ1k_wThP9-dBqV_fZUFLP5Wt6eW-iIKXb4WnlKg/viewform Spanish Form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1CZaPDi_d_KJhxHJ9rWgK2vWCEHA4H3pSZvTXGbro6Pk/viewform
Happy Sunday Eagle Family! We hope to see all of you on Zoom today at 2! Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/604845331?pwd=bjFTNmVKOUNMdzdpcFJIbVloL2VXZz09 Meeting ID: 604 845 331 Password: 670106
Good Afternoon! Please be sure to complete the technology survey using the link below! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeGBvv8OJMZ1k_wThP9-dBqV_fZUFLP5Wt6eW-iIKXb4WnlKg/viewform 🦅💚💛
STEM Challenge: Louis Braille wanted to make reading easier for other blind/ visually-impaired people, so he created a code of raised dots. Can you write a message in Braille? Can you create your own secret code using Braille? youtube.com/watch?v=o9BOQ6IpTSE http://www.brailleauthority.org/learn/braillebasic.pdf
Our Dearest Eagle Family! Together we rise and soar is a phrase that has been used with our team. During a time of uncertainty, please know that we are here to support our students and families in any way possible! Please do not hesitate to email or call if you need assistance with AMI packets. Please check our school’s website under documents to see all of our AMI packets. 🦅 http://www.forestheightsstem.com
https://twitter.com/wmslibrarylady1/status/1239927810912903168?s=21 Let’s try to brighten our week with these cool ideas! Mrs. Shelton
Lunch Doodle every week day at 12:00 with Mo Willems (Elephant & Piggie books) https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems/
https://youtu.be/ZD9KNhmOCV4 Julia Cook shares a kid friendly story on how to explain what’s going on currently in our society. Mrs. Shelton
AMI Help Desk and Library Assignment http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2020/03/library-class-ami.html and http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2020/03/blog-post_13.html
Free ebooks and audiobooks: STEM- https://mimshousebooks.com/collections/science?msID=f3b72239-ee64-418d-a204-ffd6e3be008f Novels- https://mimshousebooks.com/collections/novels https://mimshousebooks.com
Heggerty at Home E-Learning Check out the free phonemic awareness lessons for our primary students using our Heggerty Curriculum!!! Use the link below! https://youtu.be/lroKByqjBd0
Good Morning 6th Grade Parents, Here is the link for the 6th Grade AMI packet: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/262404/6th_Grade_Snow_Packet.pdf Students should complete the Day 1 assignment today, Day 2 on Monday, Day 3 on Tuesday, Day 4 on Wednesday, and Day 5 on Thursday. Information regarding the Day 6 assignment will be provided by 12:00 p.m. today. Please feel free to reach out to any of the 6th grade core teachers for assistance. HAPPY FRIDAY!!
The 8th grade core (English, Math, Science, Social Studies, PLTW) assignments are located on the 8th grade page of Google Classroom. The code is safatjj. There are currently six assignments posted per class under the “AMI Material” tab with the expectation for students to complete one assignment per class per day.
Here is the link to the AMI packets for students: https://www.forestheightsstem.com/o/forest-heights-stem-academy/browse/41652
Attention Parents: No afternoon activities today!!
In light of some after school activities being cancelled, Club Music has decided to cancel Annie rehearsal this week. Sorry for the late notice, but we want to be proactive.
We apologize for the delay! Elementary Talent Show Auditions: Thursday and Friday March 12-13 in the multi purpose room from 2:30-3:30. Extensions will be held if needed.
Club music will have a full rehearsal Thursday, March 12! All cast is needed!
The FHSA Cell Phone Policy requires students keep all cell phones/headphones of any kind off and located in their backpacks during class and class changes. Phones should not be in students’ pockets or jackets. If a cell phone is not in a student’s backpack during class changes or while in class, the student will be offered a warning. If the student doesn’t comply, the teacher or staff member will contact security or administration. At that time the student’s phone will be confiscated and the student will be allowed to retrieve the phone at the end of the school day.
Middle School Virtual Book Club and Reading Challenge Finalists should see Mrs. Williams today in the media center: Finnegan Mcintyre, Katherine Robinson, Iona Gillham, Vasily Nedosekin, Arulan Watson, Joshua Aldesofi, Jaylen Barnes, and Lillie Parker. https://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/12/6th-8th-virtual-book-club-and-6th-8th.html
6th Grade Parents, There will be no after school Math tutoring on Tuesday, March 10th. We will resume on Thursday, March 12th.
Current amount of $ raised by grade level. Reminder, winning grade level will get to pie/slime the principals on Friday. The deadline is Thurs, 3/12. To donate online visit: https://tinyurl.com/WWFFHSA2020 All donation benefit the WWF and are made in honor The One & Only Ivan. Kinder-$18.90 1st-$37.07 2nd-$5.91 3rd-$23.96 4th-$27.29 5th-$43.01 6th-$3.00 7th-6.23 8th- $0
FHSA wins big at the Central AR Regional Science and Engineering Fair held today at UALR. Out of 300 plus students from all over central AR, the following students won awards: Nathan Boehme (7th)-2nd place in Computer Science and a Broadcom Masters invitation which is only given to 300 students NATIONWIDE!!! Chloe Harris (5th)-3rd place Computer Science Sanjay Iyer (4th)-3rd place Environmental Science Sloan Austin (5th)-3rd place Physics Julianna Dishough (5th)-Honorable Mention (HM) Animal Science Annie Eubanks (4th)- HM in Computer Science Allen Phillips (4th)- HM Earth & Planetary Sciences William Nelson (4th)- HM Mathematics We had 24 students who represented FHSA so well today!
Club music rehearsal Thursday, Mar 5 Orphans 3-4:30 Smiley Girls & Bert Healy 3-3:45
All Middle School Choir students are required to bring their concert attire to school tomorrow (white button-down shirt, black pants, black socks, & black shoes) Our concert is at 1:30 PM in the cafeteria if you would like to attend.
The FHSA soccer team takes on Horace Mann this Thursday at 6pm here at Scott Field. Admission is free! Please come out and support your Eagles for our first game of the season!
STEMinitas will not meet today. Instead, we will all meet next Tuesday, March 10!
Attention track parents, practice as well as our planned parents meeting scheduled for today have been canceled for today. Our parents meeting will be rescheduled for Wednesday.
Soccer game at Pinnacle View has been cancelled for today! There will not be practice either.
Good Morning 6th Grade Parents, Please note that 6th Grade Math tutoring will begin on Thursday, March 5th, instead of Tuesday, March 3rd, due to a scheduling conflict. Please contact Mrs. Stroud at (501) 447-2715 or via Remind with any questions and/or concerns you may have. HAPPY MONDAY!
Middle Level fundraiser starts next week! Runs March 2nd to March 16th. Ask Art 1 to Art 3 students how you can help us raise money for more art supplies! We are selling Domino's Pizza, Slice the Price Card.
Upcoming Dates: March 2nd Electricity Magic Show March 3rd - Solid Gold Performance 1pm & 6pm March 3rd - 6th NWEA 3-8 Testing March 23rd - 27th Spring Break April 7th Parent Testing Meeting 5:30 April 14th & 15th - NWEA K-2 Testing April 27th - May 1st ACT Aspire Testing
Club music schedule for rehearsal Thursday, Feb 27: 3-3:30 Easy Street Trio 3:30-3:45 Hannigan 3:45-4:05 Annie/Warbucks/Grace 4:05-4:30 Annie
WHAT: Grade-level fundraising competition-winning team gets to “Pie or Slime” Ms. Cooper, Mrs. Kirkpatrick, & Mr. Anderson WHEN: February 25-March 12 HOW: Send a loose change/bills donation to the school or give online at https://tinyurl.com/WWFFHSA2020 For more information, visit the News section on the app.
Middle School Art Club meets today! In Mrs. Kew's room, after school until 4:00!
FHSA Treble Choir WILL rehearse tomorrow. We will dismiss promptly at 4:15. Please arrive by 4:15 to pick up students. Thank you
Club music rehearsal for Thursday, Feb 20 is cancelled due to parent/teacher conferences! We will resume rehearsal Feb 27 with the big musical numbers!
Reminder: Club music rehearsal after school today for scene work on “never fully dressed” & “I think I’m gonna like it here” Cast involved in those scenes are needed today! Rehearsal schedule is updated on the website weekly!
Bus 09Q is late today. Please expect students to be delayed in arriving home.
8th grade accelerated science students going to the UAPB Science Expo on Thursday, Feb 13 — some details have changed! We are leaving from FHSA at 7:30am & lunch is being provided by UAPB! Sorry for the change, but the district is sharing transportation & made the change due to fewer schools participating. If you have questions, please email Ms. Bordelon — email@example.com
Schools closed Monday and Tuesday, February 10-11, 2020. We are so sorry to make this announcement at this late hour, but the staff absentee rate has ballooned this afternoon.- Please check your email for a message from Pamela Smith with more detailed information. Thank you
Bus 09J is running late today. Please expect children to be delayed in arriving home.
We need your help! Please share feedback in the survey to review options on board zone election maps! The deadline is February 19th! Thank you for your help!!💚 www.lrsd.org/voteonamap
Club music rehearsal tomorrow after school Thursday (2/6/20) will be all cast EXCEPT for orphans!
4th-8th grade families, FHSA would like to show up big for the Central Arkansas Science & Engineering Fair! This is open to any 4th-8th grade student. FHSA will provide a bus for students. For more info, click on the link below. 7th graders note-we can enter team projects this year. The registration deadline is 2/15/20. This program is a member of the International Science and Engineering Network. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/579689/CARSEF_2020.pdf
If you have a child who is running a fever, we are asking you to keep your child at home until h/s is fever free for 24 hrs. Please note if a child is running a fever prior to school, just providing meds and sending to school is not the way to go. The nurse will send home any student running a fever. Any temp above 100.4 cannot be at school. Please help us as we are trying to keep our students and staff healthy and sick-free. Thank you. If you have any questions please contact our School Nurse.
Miss Henard’s DI practice has been canceled for today. It has been rescheduled for Monday.
Bus 09C is late today. Please expect students to be delayed in arriving home.
Do you have student work that you would like to share with the world? It could be a video, a book trailer, slideshow, app, artwork, a photograph, and more. Find out how to enter the Student Media Festival by visiting www.fhsalmc.blogspot.com.
Book Club is cancelled for today, Wednesday, January 22.
Middle School Robotics practice is cancelled today. Practice will resume on Thursday. Thank you!!
Honor Roll assemblies this Fri, 1/24! Elementary Science Fair Showcase will be held on Tues, 1/28, from 5:30-6:30 pm in the 700/cafe. Come and check out the students hard work, winners, and receive info on how to apply to CARSEF. There is also a PTSA meeting at 6.
It's the last day to get discounted Globetrotter tickets for the Friday 1/31/20 game in NLR. Choir is singing the National Anthem! Get tickets here: https://osp.osmsinc.com/LittleRock/BVModules/CategoryTemplates/Detailed%20List%20with%20Properties/Category.aspx?categoryid=CF009
Attention Parents!! 100 Mile Club has been cancelled for today!!!
Come out and support the Eagles and Lady Eagles basketball! Click the link below: https://5starassets.blob.core.windows.net/multi-media/2483488/hub/2019-20%
The FHSA Choir has been asked to sing the National Anthem at the Friday January 31st, 2020 Harlem Globetrotter game in NLR at 7:00PM. If you / your family / friends want discounted tickets ($22.00), they are now available online. Contact Mr. Olson if you have questions!
Bus C is running late and students have not left the school yet.
Attention parents of students that walk to Fletcher Library after school. Several community patrons have shared concern about students playing in the street. Please discuss the importance of safety and appropriate behavior after school. FHSA is not responsible for what occurs after dismissal, unless it is a district event.
7th/8th Grade Soccer Tryouts will be Tuesday/Thursday of next week from 2:45-4:15. MUST HAVE UPDATED PHYSICAL AND CONSENT FORM TO TRYOUT. Bring proper clothing, footwear, & water bottle. If bus transportation is needed, see Coach Fondren. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit www.fhsalmc.blogspot.com to check out the current reading challenges for K-8th grade including a 6th-8th Grade Virtual Book Club during the break and a Million Word Challenge between 6th-8th students and teachers.
Million Word Challenge: 6th-8th students vs Staff! For more information visit the link below! http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/
6th-8th Virtual Book Club and Students vs.Teachers Million Word Challenge http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/12/ms-virtual.html
We will not have Annie rehearsal for Club Music this Thursday, Dec 19. We will resume practice following the winter break!
It’s time to Deck the Hallways, sponsored by Student Council! Bring $5 on Monday to wear casual clothes each day next week. All funds raised will be donated to Toys for Tots. Friday is pajama day—must be two parts and shoes must be worn. (Shorts, onesies, sleeveless tops, and flip flops are NOT permitted).
It's not too late to participate in the Reading Challenge even for Middle School (Congratulate Shamaya, 6th Grade). We have additional lanyards and pins available. Read and log your books at http://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/10/reading-challenges.html
Girls Basketball Practice is cancelled today. This applies to 6th. 7th, and 8th grade girls. Thanks
Tonight at 6:00 is the Middle School Fine Arts Holiday Concert! Come support these fine young singers, instrumentalists, and artists. We look forward to seeing you!
Reminder: Mathletes Tryouts Tuesday: 3rd and 4th grade Wednesday: 5th grade Friday: make up day (during school) All tryouts will be in room 329 immediately after school. Please have transportation for your student at the front of the school at 3:15.
Just a Regular Day in Library Class https://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/12/just-regular-day-in-library-class.html?m=1
Tis the Season! Join us this Saturday, Dec. 7, for family fun - and help us decorate our LRSD family tree! Your family is invited to create an ornament to place on the holiday tree at the admin building, while enjoying hot chocolate, punch and cookies, and karaoke. Plus, you'll get a free photo. All materials will be provided for this FREE event - designed to kick off the holiday season. Festivities take place from noon - 2 p.m. LRSD Admin Building 810 W. Markham
8th Grade Parents: Please don’t forget about our Transitioning to High School program tonight at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria! All LRSD High Schools will be available to share information about their programs!!! Hope to see you tonight!!
BETA Club: Please note students received information on Friday regarding a change to the night of the induction ceremony. The new date is Tues, 12/17, from 6-7. This change is allowing the high school counselors to meet with our 8th grade parents. Please ask students about this information as it also provides information on the field trip as well as important reminders.
8th Grade Families-Tues, 12/3, from 6-7:7:30, 8th grade students & their parents will meet with High School Counselors, AVID Coordinators & other high school & district representatives. For more info email. email@example.com Also, 1/20/20 is the last day to purchase ads for the yearbook. Ads can be purchased online at yearbookforever.com
ATTN: Mathletes tryouts Tryouts for this year’s mathletes team will be held next week. All tryouts will be held in room 329 (Mr. Wilson’s class). The team will be selected by scores on the tryout tests. Typically a team will consist of two 3rd graders, two 4th graders, and six 5th graders. I will be having a make-up day for any student that is unable to make an after school tryouts. Please make sure your child has transportation at 3:15 on the tryout days. The team will meet every other Tuesday starting in January from 2:30-3:30. 3rd-4th grade tryouts: Tuesday, December 10; 2:30-3:15 5th grade tryouts: Wednesday, December 11; 2:30-3:15 Make- up test and tie breakers: Friday, December 13; 11:45-12:45
$1 Casual for a cause tomorrow!! Students must follow the LRSD dress code policy. No holes in jeans or leggings!! Go Eagles 🦅
Elem. Green and Gold Game tomorrow! All K-5 students will have the opportunity to watch our elem. basketball team tomorrow at 1:30 pm!$2 for an optional snack pack ! All proceeds will support the elementary basketball team!! Parents join us!! Lots of fun and games!🦅💚💛
Good Afternoon FHSA Family! Friday we will have a causal for a cause day. Please send $1 to participate. Students must follow the LRSD dress code. No holes in jeans and no leggings!!
Club Music will meet tomorrow in the middle school choir room (Mr. Olson’s room) from 3-4:30pm Thursday, Nov 21. Please bring your Annie scripts!
Looking for a STEM gift for the holiday season? Check out the Engineering Gift Guide: https://laboutloud.com/2019/11/episode-215-stem-toys/
Find reading challenge updates at: https://fhsalmc.blogspot.com/2019/11/reading-challenge-round-1.html (copy and paste the link).
Science Fair Help Sessions are schedule for the following dates, after-school until 3:30, room 426: 11/18, 11/19, 12/2. More information regarding science fair can be obtained by contacting your child's teacher or through https://www.forestheightsstem.com/stem-fair
8th grade high school info night has been postponed. Information will be sent out when the evening is rescheduled.
The elementary basketball games have moved to the FHSA gym on Saturday. There is still time to sign up to volunteer. This is a great fundraising opportunity! https://signup.com/go/ZOvagnW
General PTSA meeting starts at 6 pm. in the FHSA cafeteria. Come and share your thoughts on proposed playground updates and see a fun presentation by Drama Kids!
1st & 2nd grade STEMinistas will meet today until 3:30 in the Science Lab. 3rd grade & siblings STEMinistas make-up day for last week will be this Friday, 11/15, until 3:30 in the Science Lab. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Thank you!
Parents! We want to stress the importance of students following our uniform policy. Hoodies are not allowed. Jackets must have a half or full length zipper. Students may wear sweatshirts that are solid uniform colors: hunter green, yellow, white, and navy blue- please no graphics. Please review our parent/student handbook. Thanks! 🦅🦅
The FHSA elementary basketball team is trying to buy new uniforms and need volunteers to help with their fundraiser. The team was awarded a concession stand day next Saturday, November 16. Visit the sign up for more details. Go Eagles!! https://signup.com/go/ZOvagnW
STEMinitas has been cancelled for this afternoon. We do apologize for the late notice and will send home information for a make up day.
8th Grade Families-Thurs, 11/14 from 6-7:7:30, 8th grade students & their parents will meet with High School Counselors, AVID Coordinators & other high school & district representatives. For more info email. email@example.com
There will be NO MIDDLE SCHOOL Robotics practice this week. Practice will reconvene next week.
5th-8th Graders reserve your spot for Space Camp today! A $50 deposit holds your spot. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info or pay online at https://www.forestheightsstem.com/online-school-payments
Destination Imagination (elementary and middle school)- Don’t forget we will have a meeting today at 5:00 in the media center.
Hey Parents! We have a few Neon Battle of the Heights shirts to sell! They are $12. The sizes and colors we have are below. If you would like to get one please email Ms. Lamb at email@example.com Neon Pink- Youth Medium (2) Neon Orange-Youth Large (1) Neon Orange-Youth Small (1) Neon Orange-Youth Medium (2)
Family Fun Costume Run got moved to tomorrow at 1:30pm! If you are a parent running please meet in the gym at 1:20 to meet your child. We will walk down to the track together!
Make up picture day is tomorrow, 10/22, from 7:30-9:30. All picture money should be turned in tomorrow!
Thank you to the parents and staff that ordered Battle of the Heights neon shirts! Shirts will be delivered to students and staff by Next Monday, October 28th! 😊
Last day to purchase your Battle of the Heights NEON Spirit Shirts! Purchase by Noon today! https://fhsa-ptsa.square.site/product/battle-of-the-heights-t-shirts/2?cs=true
Reminder: Chemistry Day today from 1-4. Drop in anytime for awesome, hands-on science activities related to metals! FHSA cafeteria!
Spirit Week 10/23-10/29 Wed. 10/23 Wear Pink Thurs. 10/24 College Appeal & STEM Night 5-7 Fri. 10/25 Green & Gold Mon. 10/28 Marvel Character Shirt Tues 10/29 NEON for School Spirit Shirts can be purchased: https://squareup.com/store/FHSA-PTSA
Chemistry Day Reminder Tomorrow, 10/19, 1-4 PM FHSA Cafeteria-Free and open to public Hands-on science stations presented by the AR Chapter of the American Chemistry Society.
Callbacks for Annie auditions will be today during our regular meeting time from 3:15-5pm. Only those whose names are on the list for callbacks need to attend.
Fall Fest is tonight, y’all! Are you as excited as we are?! The gates open at 6 p.m. and the event will last until 8 p.m. Don't miss bidding on these awesome Silent Auction items: A year-long Drama Kids pass for the 2019-2020 school year Loca Luna Dinner for 2 Painted Portrait by Lauren Kinder Arkansas Skatium Swag Little Rock Family Fun Basket including Big Rock Family Fun and Altitude Swag Game Goblin Fun Basket Downtown Date Night SOMA Day-on-the-Town Holiday Basket Love Spell Tattoo Gift Certificate The Silent Auction will be in the hall beyond the cafeteria. Bidding will start at 6:15 and end at 7:45. You do not have to be present to win. Checks or cash accepted.
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.firstname.lastname@example.org 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: email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 @ email@example.com. 😊
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. firstname.lastname@example.org 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.email@example.com or Ms. Bordelon at Whitney.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 @ email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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! email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org!
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: email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com 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.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) 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: email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com 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.firstname.lastname@example.org 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!🚔