Daily Announcements for Monday, April 30, 2018

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General Announcements @FMHighSchool:

  • Are you interested in what happens in your school?  Student Government is now accepting applications for representatives that want to be leaders at FMHS.  If you would like to be part of Student Government, please stop  by the office and get an application from Ms. Jones.  Applications are due by Friday, 5/4/18.

FMHS Activities @FMHSActivities:

  • Good luck to the girls tennis team this afternoon at Keokuk.  Matches start at 4:30 PM.
  • Best of luck to the track teams tonight at Fairfield.  Events start at 5:00 PM.
  • Good luck to the girls soccer team this evening against Macomb at the Baxter Sports Complex.


  • FFA will be hosting a blood drive on Thursday.  Anyone interested in signing up to donate can visit the table during lunch, or see/email Ms. Slee, bonnie.peterson-slee@fmcsd.org

Volunteer Hours Available:

  • Fort Madison Main Street is taking volunteers for Mayhem on the Mississippi this Friday and Saturday.  A variety of options are available, from setup to teardown and clean up.   Please contact cgilbert@fortmadison.com or call her at 319-372-5471.
  • The Fort Madison Partners are looking for individuals to assist in painting houses next week.  If you are interested, please contact tgobble@fortmadison.com.

Happy Birthday:

  • Happy birthday to Reyna Lampe and Damien Smith.
  • Happy birthday on July 30 to Corey Rote.

Lunch Menu:

  • Turkey & cheese or meatball sub sandwich;
  • Celery sticks and/or bell pepper slices w/ dip;
  • Peaches and/or orange half.

Word of the Day:

  •  Petulant- adjective [pech-you-lent]
    • (of a person or their manner) childish or bad-tempered.  As in: the student behaved in a petulant manner in class.

This Day in History: 1789 – In New York City, George Washington, the great military leader of the American Revolution, is inaugurated as the first president of the United States.

Fact of the Day:  George Washington was unanimously elected to two presidencies.  He refused a third term in 1796 for personal fears of presidential tyranny in the United States.  Washington died in 1799.

#StrangeButTrue: Michael Collins, the astronaut who took this photo in 1969, is the only human, alive or dead, who isn’t in the frame of the photo (the small half circle in the background is planet Earth).

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