May 15, 2013
WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MAY 14-17
By Natalie Griffin, Writer
END OF YEAR SCHEDULES
For a listing of the Senior Finals Schedule and
9-11th Grade Finals Schedule, check The Feather Online's posted articles.
ENSEMBLE, WORSHIP TEAM AUDITIONS
Ensemble and Worship Team auditions will be held Tuesday, May 14, and Wednesday, May 15, during lunch and after school. Sign up for a time slot in the Music Suite. Come prepared to sing or play a piece that you feel displays your ability. Worship Team also requires a completed application and reference form which are available from David Martens.
SENIOR BABY PICTURES FOR SLIDESHOW
Seniors, you need to email baby pictures to Logan Rood, for the graduation slideshow; she needs to have them no later than May 17.
Please send five quality photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PST SCHOLARSHIP APPS DUE, MAY 17
PST Scholarship application are available in the HS office, they must be turned in by May 17.
Seniors-Faculty/Staff Award Applications are now available. Seniors that are interested in applying for the Faculty/Staff Award can pick up the application and recommendation letters in the office. The applications are due on May 17. Don't wait and miss your chance; they will not be taken after May 17.
SPORTS FOR THIS WEEK: MAY 9-10
This is it! the final This Week in FC Sports update for 2012/2013.
Congratulations to freshman Brittany Bender for a 3rd place finish in the 400m race at the Sequoia/Sierra division championship. She will compete in the Central Section Masters Meet, May 18.
Congratulations to 7th grader Christian Wood for his 4th place finish in the long jump at the Valley Junior Championships, May 11. He and the rest of the JH track team will continue competing in the FUSD track league.
Big Events Coming Up:
Football Spring Training: May 13 through May 17, 3:15-4:45 p.m. for all 8th-11th grade boys who might be thinking about playing football next year. (T-shirts, shorts & cleats recommended.)
Girls tennis: There will be a short meeting May 14 during lunch for high school girls interested in playing tennis. Meet in the athletic office at 12:45 p.m.
Football pre-season parent & players information meeting, May 16, 6:30 p.m in the FC Music Suite. This meeting is for current 8th grade-11th grade boys and their parents.
The deadline for youth football sign-ups is May 17. Coaches still need approximately 30 more players to fill out the three teams. You may access the registration forms online on the FCS Athletics webpage. If we are unable to offer youth tackle football, FC 4th-8th graders will be able to play flag football in the Parochial Athletic League.
FOLLOW THE FEATHER ON TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM
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To follow on Twitter:
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Fresno Christian Sports - @FCEaglesSports
Fresno Christian Music Department - @fcsmusicdept
SAT TESTING AND REGISTRATION DATES
May 17 (late) for June 1
For more information, click here
All changes for sports in the should be in the gym, not in the Building 6 bathrooms. The bathrooms are open to the public utilizing Peoples Church, and not the locker rooms. Backpacks, duffle bags, computers, purses, etc. are not secure.
Parents, be sure to call Vickey Belmont in the junior high/high school office when your kids are going to miss a day of school and this includes sickness or personal trips. The telephone number is 299-1695, ext. 125.
All sports fees and the athletic packet with an attached physical are due before the athlete will be allowed to participate in a game. Please contact Michelle Regnerus in the athletic office with any questions at 299-2695, ext. 123. The school's athletic home page for updates and information regarding sports may be found on www.hometeamsonline.com.
DATES TO REMEMBER-
May 14 - Senior Finals 9-3 p.m.
May 15 - AP US History Final
May 15 - Senior Finals 9-3 p.m.
May 16 - Senior Finals, Make-ups, Chapel 9-12:40 p.m.
May 17 - Seniors no school
May 18-20 - Senior Trip to So. Cal.
May 20 - 9-11 final exams: Period 1 and Period 3 finals
May 21 - Seniors No School
May 21 - 9-11 final exams: Period 4 and Period 5 finals
May 22 - 9-11 final exams: Period 2, Period 7, and Period 8 finals
May 23 - Half Day
May 23 - Final make-ups: 8-9:30 a.m.; Locker check out; Yearbook signing party 10 a.m.-noon (GZ Main)
May 23 - HS Graduation starts 7 p.m. in Peoples Church sanctuary
May 24 - Half Day; last day of school; Awards and worship; noon dismissal
May 24 - Last Day of School