FMHS Daily Student Announcements For Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
Students needing/wanting volunteer hours for graduation, NHS, Key Club or just to help your community. Sarah Clendenning is looking for student to help get summer packets ready at the Fort Madison Public Library (19th & Avenue E). She has several programs to get ready for and would love to have several of you help. If you would like to volunteer you can contact Sarah at 372-5721 or stop by the public library.
Student Government there is a meeting on Thursday, January 28th at 7:00 AM in the band room.
High School Seniors! Join the Test Kitchen for an afternoon of College Prep work! There is No School February 15th so take advantage of this free time to work on Scholarships, College Applications, and putting the finishing touches on your Financial Aide applications. The session will be from 3:30-5:30 with a light meal provided following. Students should bring scholarship applications, personal laptops if available, and any other materials they need to be productive! You do not have to have an application on file with the Test Kitchen only a limited number of students can attend. Sign up in the Guidance office TODAY!
Key Club needs your help! They are sponsoring a “Winter Clothing” drive to donate to the Fort Madison Food Pantry. Hats, gloves, and scarves can be placed in the donation boxes located around the school. (MPR, near the Bloodhound Statue out front, and outside the Guidance Office) Please donate and help those in need in our community!
Iowa Safe Schools is sponsoring a conference for students on April 29th in Des Moines. The mission of the Annual Iowa Governors Conference on LGBTQ Youth is to a) engage and educate students, educators, parents, community leaders, youth-serving professionals, policy makers, and others concerned about issues relevant to the LGBTQ community, and b) encourage networking and activism to inspire our communities to promote diversity, equality, and social justice. Mrs. Kohl would like to take a group of interested students, parents, and/or teachers to this conference. Please see her if you would like to sign up. Deadline to sign up is March 20th. The cost is $30 for students and $70 for adults. Scholarships are available for students to help cover that cost. For more information, you can also visit www.iowasafeschools.org and click Governor’s Conference at the top of the page.
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Lunch Menu: Pulled BBQ Pork or Macaroni & Cheese; Salad or Steamed Corn; Strawberries or Pears
Quote of the Day
“Life is about making an impact, not making an income.”