It is the mission of the Fairfax R-III Schools is to equip students with appropriate skills to function as contributing citizens in our changing global society. The highest skills will be developed in the (Each student will develop skills to the maximum of his/her potential in the areas of...) communication arts, mathematics, science, social relationships, fine arts, wellness, and technology. Students will experience the excitement of discovery, and the school will nurture that experience into a life-long quest for learning.
Those students who have any outstanding bills (lunch, band, etc.) may not participate in any extra curricular activities. (sports, clubs, etc.)
December 16, 2014
Character word for the Quarter: ‘HONESTY’. Definition: Being Truthful in What You Say and Do.
REMINDER that Flu season is upon us.......Remember to cough into your sleeve.wash hands, wash hands, wash hands, & still reinforce.WASH THOSE HANDS!!......Have hand sanitizer handy. We just have to do our best to try to prevent!!!.......Nurse Grossman
STUDENT PORTAL -- Just a reminder to students. You can view your grades, announcements, attendance, etc. from the student portal. Get your Login Id & password from Mrs. Umbarger. Go to the school website (www.fairfaxk12mo.us) - STUDENT - GRADES. This will get you to the login page.
TODAY: Bus for Girls BB game leaves @ 3 PM. Let the HS girl players out @ 2:50 PM to get ready for the bus please. Bus for boys BB game leaves @ 7 PM. BE HERE EARLY! Girls vs. Nod. Holt @ 4:30 PM, Boys vs. S. Nodaway @ 9 PM.
Sign up sheets for fun day are in the HS office. Must be signed up by Noon TOMORROW. You must participate in something in order to be eligible for prizes.
FCCLA - Please verify your STAR Events w/ Mrs. Million, as she will be turning in registration this week. Your $10.00 registration fee is due before break on FRIDAY.
Do you need to improve your ACT score or do you want to prepare before you take the test? See Mrs. Hedlund or check out the ACT PREP classes offered by NWMSU and Missouri Western in the Guidance Room next to Mrs. Hedlund's office on the board under student opportunities! Sign up NOW, space is limited!
See Mrs. Hedlund if you have any questions or need more info! Student opportunities are posted in the Guidance room located beside Mrs. Hedlund's office.
SCHOLARSHIPS: Go to the Fairfax R-3 website click on the 'Student' tab.
Due Dates for Scholarships:
**Go to your college website and apply there!
College Visits: Teachers please dismiss students 1ST bell. Grades 10 – 12 are welcome, bring your lunch!
12/15-20-- NWMO. BB tourn. - TBA
12/16-- FFA mtg. - lunch
12/17-- Hi-Step/TNT mtg. - lunch
12/18-- Business Club mtg. - lunch
K-3rd gd. Omaha Field Trip
12/19-- Dismiss @ 12:18 PM - Holiday Break (End of 2nd Qtr./1st Sem.)
Elem. Holiday Parties
12/22-26-- No School - Holiday Break
12/29-01/02-- No School - Holiday Break
01/05/15-- Start of 3rd Qtr./2nd Sem.
***Lunch Today*** Tator tot casserole, Lettuce salad, Yogurt, Pears, Milk
***Lunch Tomorrow** BBQ pulled pork OR Hamburger/bun, Dill pickle spear, Green beans, French fries, Peaches, Milk
***Breakfast Tomorrow*** Cereal, Donut, Fruit, Fruit juice, Milk
***Breakfast Thursday*** Brkfst Sausage pizza, Applesauce cup, Fruit juice, Milk
12/15 - 12/19, 2014: ASD/After School Zap Program = M. Staten Elem. Morning = M. Graves H.S Morning = C. Lovely Lunch = C. Davis
For School closing because of weather you can listen to: KMA (960 AM), KKBZ (99.3 FM), KFEQ (680 AM), KNIM (1580 AM), (97.1 FM). You can call the Maryville radio station snow line to get a listing of canceled school @ 660-582-7669 (do not call the radio station itself). You can also watch KQTV, Channel 2 out of St. Joseph and the Local Cable station, Channel 60
THINGS TO BUY:
****Fairfax Marching Pride will be taking orders for Stadium chairs. BULLDOG, FAIRFAX MARCHING PRIDE & WOLVES design will be available. Contact Ms. Wyatt if interested.
Character Word of the Quarter:
Treating Others with Courtesy and Honor.