Attention!!! The Middle School and JV Bearcat Football games against Newton that were scheduled for today has been postponed until tomorrow, Tuesday, September 13th, at 5:30.
The athletics department has introduced a new program called “Dinner on the Bearcats.” At select home ball games, gift cards from local restaurants will be raffled off. We will raffle off a $20 gift card to Hibachi Express at tonight’s volleyball game. Let’s sell out our gym, and be sure to hold on to your ticket stubs!
Newsela Educator Spotlight: Congratulations to our EL Program Coordinator, Shelley Silvas, for ranking in the top percentile of Newsela users in the FMSD. Mrs. Silvas has also earned the opportunity to be featured in the Newsela Educator Spotlight section of the monthly Mississippi Department of Education Newsela Newsletter.
FMSD's dedication to providing an evidence-informed education that prepares students for success in the real world has led it to earn the annual EVERFI Empowered Seal. Congratulations, FMSD!
District Dress-Up Day - Monday, September 12, 2022 National High Five and Hugs Day Be a Courtesy Couple - Dress as a Twin With a Friend! Our SEL Superpower for the Month of September is Courtesy. In an effort to bring awareness to this character trait and to celebrate National High Five and Hugs Day, everyone is asked to dress as a twin with a friend! Take a picture with your twin while giving them a high five or a hug. Use the hashtag #FMSDhighfiveandhugs
Each month in our district, we have a Social and Emotional Superpower. For the month of August, our Superpower was Optimism. A student, staff, and teacher who exhibited this superpower was selected from each school. We are excited to share our FHS Optimistic Student, Staff, and Teacher of the Month for August! Optimism is our superpower!
Each month in our district, we have a Social and Emotional Superpower. For the month of August, our Superpower was Optimism. A student, staff, and teacher who exhibited this superpower was selected from each school. We are excited to share our HMS Optimistic Students, Staff, and Teachers of the Month for August! Optimism is our superpower!
Each month in our district, we have a Social and Emotional Superpower. For the month of August, our Superpower is Optimism. A student, staff, and teacher who exhibited this superpower was selected from each school. We are excited to share our FES Optimistic Students, Staff, and Teachers of the Month for August! Optimism is our superpower!
FHS 2022-2023 PTO Officers
FHS Back-to-School Parent Night is scheduled for Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 5:30 p.m.
Attention Bearcat Nation! Don't forget to wear NEON tomorrow to support the Cats as they take on the Newton Tigers!
Adjourning their second successful meeting of the new school year, the Forest High School H.E.L.P. Club is busy with planning for FMSD's first Family Fiesta. The club is open to students who have exited the English Learners (EL) program by showing proficiency in Spanish and English according to the LAS Links state exam. The high school's H.E.L.P. Club currently consists of 24 members. We would also like to say, "Thank You," to our H.E.L.P. Club sponsors as you are helping these students increase their leadership and communication skills.
REMINDER: Tomorrow is FMSD District-Wide School Spirit NEON Day! Everyone is asked to come dressed in your BRIGHTEST colors to show your school spirit. Also, remember to support the Bearcats in Newton at 7:30 p.m. as they take on the Tigers. Shine BRIGHT Like a BEARCAT!
Newton High School will use the GoFan digital ticketing system for tomorrow night's football game. https://gofan.co/app/events/701179?schoolId=MS13078
FHS students in Ms. Campbell's U. S. History class show off their completed projects in which they created a newspaper publication based on the late 1800's.
Students at FES are checking out books from the library to work towards their Accelerated Reading (AR) points goal.
The FMSD Technology Department will be working diligently to prepare new Chromebooks for dissemination. Our school district is thankful for the opportunity to provide students with one-to-one Chromebook accessibility at school and home. Each school site will communicate their distribution process with parents/guardians in the near future.
JOIN US THIS EVENING, August 29, 2022 @ 5:30 p.m. FHS PTO Meeting Location: FHS Library
A great big shoutout to New Friendship Baptist Church in Forest for their donation to Hawkins Middle School. Our students will put these supplies to great use! Pictured are the wonderful administrative team from Hawkins left to right: Lindsay White, Cory Jordan, Kristen Williams, with Lottie Towner of New Friendship Baptist Church
Hawkins Middle School Fall 2022 Football Schedule