Announcements & News


Mark your calendars...

September
23-27



Homecoming Week Activites
Sept. 23 -- Powder Puff Game, 6:00pm, Tiger Stadium (change of date)
Sept. 26 -- Homecoming Parade, 5:00pm
Sept. 26 -- Homecoming Game vs Cedartown, 7:30pm
Sept. 27 -- Homecoming Dance, 7:00-11:00pm

Spirit Week Dress Up Days (All dress code rules apply)
Monday: Character Day
Tuesday: Twin Day
Wednesday: Hawaiian Day
Thursday: Decades Day -- 9th - 195'0s, 10th - 1960's, 11th - 1970's, 12th - 1980's
Friday: Spirit Day

 

 

 


Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY)

An opportunity for current sophomores at FCHS to further develop their leadership abilities. Through the HOBY seminar, students will have a chance to interact with groups of distinguished leaders in business, government, education, and other professions. Deadline: October 24, 2014 Click here for complete details.

 

PROBE College Fair - Thursday, September 18, 6:30-8:30pm

Meet with representatives from state and regional colleges, universities, technical colleges, specialty schools, military academies, ROTC, and financial aid sources. The college fair will take place at Sandy Creek High School. Click here to view a list of colleges that will be in attendance.

Practice SAT and ACT Diagnostic Test Program for Juniors

Sponsored by Club Z!

Practice ACT at WHS on October 4, 2014
Results session October 16 Click here to register for the Practice ACT

Practice SAT at MHS on October 18, 2014
Results session on October 30 Click here to register for the Practice SAT

Click here for complete information about this program.

Credit Recovery

  • Applications are now available in the Guidance Office. Please see you counselor to get an application.
  • The cost is $75 per course (cash only).
  • Students may only take one course at a time.

PSAT/SAT SEMINAR

Sandy Creek High School
Saturday, September 13, 2014
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Cost is $79.99

  • Learn tips for improvement in all subtests
  • Practice strategies to eliminate wrong answer choices
  • Take shortened practice tests that mirror the actual testing experience
  • Prepare to write a well-organized, persuasive essay
  • Reduce text anxiety and gain confidence
  • Receive a comprehensive Study Guide and 6 practice-test workouts per subtest

Students should bring two pencils and a calculator to the seminar. Full-day seminars include a 30 to 45 minute lunch break and students are responsible for their own lunches. Enroll at register.doorwaytocollege.com or call 877-927-8378.

Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children

The GaDOE has created a Military Families webpage that has links to essential information for families and schools about the Military Compact and services for military families. Click here to get more information.

Parents can manage their student's lunch account online

Parents can now use MyLunchMoney.com to prepay for their student's school lunch using your credit or debit card. Click here for all the details.

Affordable Internet offered by Comcast

Comcast has announced an initiative to provide affordable internet services to more people through their "Internet Essentials Program for families on the FFLP." Read more about this program here.