Daily Announcements for Monday, March 19, 2018

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General Announcements @FMHighSchool:

  • The high school physical education department is putting on its annual doubles badminton tournament on Wednesday, 3/28/18.  The tournament will start at 3:30 PM and run until completion.  If you are interested in playing, please speak to Mr. Huckabone or Ms. Knustrom.  Family members are also welcome to play.
  • This is a reminder for all young men who have turned 18 recently, or who will be turning 18: as a young man in the United States, you must register with the Selective Service System.  You can register at www.sss.gov.  Please stop by the guidance office if you need assistance.
  • Attention seniors: Yearbook is offering free senior photos on campus through 3/28/18.  Please contact Gracie Gobble to set up an appointment.

FMHS Activities @FMHSActivities:

  • No activities today.

Service Learning Hours Available:

  • Lincoln Elementary is is need of help moving chairs in and out of the building on tomorrow and Wednesday.  If interested, please contact the Principal, Ms. King, at tracy.king@fmcsd.org.

Clubs:

  • The GSA is holding a dodgeball tournament on Wednesday, 4/18/18 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM.  The cost for a team of ten is $50.  The deadline to sign up is Friday, 4/6/18.  Please contact Ms. Holterhaus, Ms. Petersen, or Ms. Slifer for more information.

Happy March (and June) Birthdays:

  • Happy birthday to Kailyn Guzman and Ben Humphrey,

Lunch Menu:

  • Popcorn chicken or pizza burger;
  • California blend vegetables and/or sweet potato fries;
  • Strawberries and/or blueberries.

Word of the Day:

  •  Deliberate – adjective [dee-libb-ur-it]
    • Done consciously and intentionally.  As in: she made deliberate efforts to upset her sister.

This Day in History: 1916 – The United States uses airplanes in combat for the first time as eight “Jenny” planes of the First Aero Squadron take off from Columbus, New Mexico on a support mission for 7,000 troops who had invaded Mexico to capture Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa.

Fact of the Day: Despite an overwhelming advantage in the expedition to capture Pancho Villa in 1916, US forces under General John Pershing were unable to capture the revolutionary, and after 11 months, were ordered home to prepare for their involvement in World War I in Europe.

#StrangeButTrue: Your chances of dying in an airplane accident are one in 11 million.  Your chances of dying in a car crash?  One in 5,000.

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