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.
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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.)
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October 08, 2015
Character word for the Quarter: ‘Respect’. Definition:Treating Others with Courtesy and Honor.
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
Fire Prevention wk.(10/4-10)= Established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 conflagration that killed more than 250 people, left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures & burned more than 2,000 acres. The fire began on Oct. 8, but continued into & did most of its damage on Oct. 9, 1871........Information taken from the NFPA website.
Scoliosis screens are TOMORROW, for only those JH students who returned a permission slip. The following students need to report to the old gym @ 9am: Cayla Brown, Kaden Cooper, Ian Hedlund, McKenzie Frohn, Morgan O'Riley, Jesse Graves, Jaycee Graves, Wyatt Burke.
Reminder: FCCLA members your fundraising packet is due TODAY. Make sure to turn in your order form with all money & remember your goal is 20 items each.
FFA Members who have NOT paid their dues need to pay Mr. Palmer ASAP!
God's Army -- A community wide youth group for grades 7-12, will be mtg. every Sunday from 7-8:30pm @ Heartland Rec. Center in TKO. The 1st Sunday of each month is Sunday. Supper from 6:30-7pm w/ Group to follow. Suppers will vary each time. Kicking off October w/ pizza! Come join us. Your story matters!! Contact Jami DeRosier @ 660-623-0161 for questions.
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
10/04-10-- Fire Prevention wk.
10/08-- JH/HS VB @ FX - Rock Port - 5:30pm
Art Club mtg. - lunch
FCCLA Fall Fundraiser Ends
10/09-- FB @ Rock Port - 7pm
Color guard fundraiser ends
Elem. Fire truck rides
10th gd. DARE
10/12-- VB @ Home - Nod. Holt - 6pm
Stu. Co. mtg. - lunch
Columbus Day Observed
10/13-- VB @ Home - S. Holt - 6pm
FCCLA mtg. - lunch
10/14-- Dismiss @ 12:18pm - P.D.
7-12th gds. class mtgs. - after lunch
10/15-- MY SUCCESS Event - Soph. - St. Joe
VB @ TKO - 6pm
Business Club mtg. - lunch
Board mtg. - 6:30pm
10/16-- End of 1st Qtr.
FB @ Worth Co. - 7pm
10th gd. DARE
10/17-- MO Day Marching Festival - Trenton
10/19-21-- VB Disticts - TBA
10/19-- Start of 2nd Qtr.
10/21-- Hi-Step/TNT mtg. - lunch
10/22-- Dismiss @ 12:18pm - Parent/Teacher Conferences: 2-7pm
10/23-- NO School = Parent/Teacher Conferences: 8am - 12pm
FB Play Offs - 7pm
10/24-- NWMSU Homecoming Parade
United Nations Day
10/26-30-- Red Ribbon Wk.
10/26-- JHBB @ Fx - N. Nodaway - 5:30pm
10/28-31-- National FFA Convention
10/28-- Dismiss @ 12:18pm - P.D.
10/30-- FB Play Offs - 7pm
Elem. Fall Parties - 2:30pm
10th gd. DARE
***Lunch Today*** Chili, crackers, Cinnamon roll, Apricots, Milk
***Lunch Tomorrow*** Chicken nuggets, French fries, Carrots, Mixed fruit, Milk
***Breakfast Tomorrow*** Cereal, Granola bar, Fruit juice, Milk
***Breakfast Monday*** Cereal, PopTart, Peaches, Fruit juice, Milk
10/05 - 10/09, 2015: ASD/After School Zap Program = J. Blakeman Elem. Morning = S. Fentiman H.S Morning = D. Million Lunch = E. Schmerber
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:
Definition: Treating Others with Courtesy and Honor.
Substitute Bus Drivers
To apply contact Principal Dustin Barnes 660-686-2851 email@example.com