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.
FAIRFAX R-3 SCHOOL DISTRICT SCORES 100% ON ANNUAL YEARLY PROGRESS REPORT CARD FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW!!!!!!! GREAT JOB STUDENTS AND STAFF!!!!!!
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Those students who have any outstanding bills (lunch, band, etc.) may not participate in any extra curricular activities. (sports, clubs, etc.)
Fairfax scores perfect in Special Education determination rating!!!
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February 09, 2016
Character word for the Quarter: ‘KINDNESS’. Definition:Remembering to use PLEASE and THANK YOU.
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
ADDITION TO CALENDAR: 02/16-- Jostens delivery: Srs. - Cap/gown/announcements
If you did not receive a February calendar, there are extra calendars in the HS office.
FCCLA Week: February 8-12, 2016!! Dress up Days: TODAY = Favorite Sports team TOMORROW = Twin day THURSDAY = Favorite TV show/movie FRIDAY = Red & White day.
ALL STUDENTS: COMMUNITY HOSPITAL - FAIRFAX IS LOOKING FOR STUDENT WAITERS TO HELP OUT WITH THEIR ANNUAL CELEBRITY WAITER DINNER! THIS EVENT ALLOWS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL TO RAISE MUCH NEEDED FUNDS FOR IMPORTANT EQUIPMENT AND LIFESAVING TECHNOLOGY. SERVE DINNER TO OUR DONORS WITH A CAST OF CELEBRITY WAITERS BEFORE ENJOYING DINNER YOURSELF ALONG WITH ENTERTAINMENT PERFORMED BY TEACHERS, COMMUNITY MEMBERS AND STUDENTS FROM OUR AREA. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING FOR THIS EVENT PLEASE CONTACT YOUR SCHOOL COUNSELOR OR REACH OUT TO KRIS UMBARGER AT 660-686-2350 OR BY EMAIL AT KRISU@FAIRFAXMED.COM.
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.
If you need a copy of the calendars -- You can ask for one in the office or get it off the website (www.fairfaxk12mo.us). You can find it under Elementary, Junior High, or High School tabs. Just hold your mouse arrow (pointing hand) over any of the previous mentioned tabs, scroll down to 'Calendar of Events/Menu' and click. Note: You can also get a copy of 2015-16 Year calendar & class schedule. You may need to adjust your margins to print it out properly. Click on the enable editing button on the top to be able to adjust the margins.
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
02/09-- FCCLA mtg. - lunch
Play practice: 7-9PM
02/10-- Dismiss @ 12:18PM - P.D.
Mid 3rd Qtr.
7-12th gds. class mtgs. - after lunch
02/11-- Art club mtg. - lunch
Play practice: 7-9PM
02/12-- BB @ W. Nodaway - 6PM (V)
Elem. Valentine's parties - 2:30PM
02/13-- FFA Trap shooting - Smithville
02/14-- Valentine's Day
02/15-- NO School = President's Day
02/16-- Jostens delivery - Srs - Cap/gown/announcements
BB @ Home - Mound City - 5PM (JV,V)
After Prom Chili supper - 5-?PM
02/17-- Hi-Step/TNT mtg. - lunch
Play Practice: 7-9PM
02/18-- Atchison Co. Spelling Bee @ Rock Port - 4:15PM
Business Club mtg. - lunch
Play Practive: 7-9PM
02/19-- BB @ Home - S. Holt - 5PM (JV,V) *SENIOR NIGHT*
02/20-- W. Nodaway 5-6th gds. BB tournament
02/21-- W. Nodaway 3&4th gds. BB tournament
***Lunch Today*** BBQ rib/bun OR PB&J sandwich, Curly fries, Baked beans, Pineapple, Milk
***Lunch Tomorrow** Cheese pizza, Green beans, Mandarin org, Milk
***Breakfast Tomorrow*** Panckase, syrup, Peaches, Fruit juice, Milk
***Breakfast Thursday*** Cereal, Mini muffin, Applesauce, Fruit juice, Milk
02/08 - 02/12, 2016: ASD/After School Zap Program = J. Blakeman Elem. Morning = S. Mires H.S Morning = J. Mullins Lunch = D. Wyatt
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
Character Word of the Quarter:
Definition: Being Truthful in What You Say and Do.
Substitute Bus Drivers
To apply contact Principal Dustin Barnes 660-686-2851 firstname.lastname@example.org