Daily Announcements for Friday, October 14, 2016

General Announcements @FMHighSchool:

  • The University of Iowa will be holding a Learn to Row clinic on Sunday from noon to 3:00 PM at the P. Sue Beckwith Boathouse on the U of Iowa campus.  This is a great chance for the girls of Iowa to learn about the sport of rowing.  If interested, please click on the link above or see Mr. Mitchell.
  • Photo retakes have been scheduled for Wednesday, October 19th.

College Visit:

  • CaPri College will have a representative here during lunch on Wednesday, October 19th. If you would like to learn more about CaPri College please stop by their table at lunch.

Volunteer Hours Available:

  • The FMMS Carnival Committee is looking for interested individuals to help them with their carnival on Friday, October 28th from 4:00 to 9:00 pm at FMMS.  If interested, please contact Carol Ross at carol.ross@fmcsd.org

Activities @FMHSActivities:

  • Good luck to the football team as they host Keokuk this evening for senior night.  Come out and support the FMHS fall activities seniors.
  • Best of luck to the marching band as they compete at the Quincy High School Marching Band Contest and the IHSMA State Marching Band Contest in Davenport tomorrow.
  • Good luck to the JV volleyball team tomorrow as they compete in the HTC Invite.

Lunch Menu:

  • Pizza dippers or BBQ chicken sandwich;
  • Carrots and/or corn;
  • Tropical fruit and/or pears.

This Day in History (TDIH): 1947 – US Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager becomes the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound by exceeding 662 mph in the X-1 rocket plane.


Fact of the Day (FOTD)The record for the fastest speed any human has ever traveled relative to the Earth was set by Apollo 10, which reached 24,790 mph.


Quote of the Day:


Did You Know (DYK)?  Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.


Digital Citizenship of The Day


For Parents:


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