Weekly Announcements

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Weeks of October 16th – October 20th

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Attention Seniors: Thursday, October 19 is the last day to turn in quotes and pictures for the yearbook. October 19 is also the last day to pick the pictures you want us to use. Be sure to stop by Mr. Kivett’s room (B213) before or after school, during FLEX, or during the lunch periods to confirm your picture selections.


Anyone wanting to try out for a Winter Sport make sure you have a physical dated April 1, 2017 or after.  Please create an account on www.planeths.com and upload your birth certificate and physical.  Be sure to have this done prior to tryouts!  Quick link to create a PlanetHS account:  Text S584 to 69274.  Please see Mrs. Woodson with any questions.


Jostens is at FMHS on Thursday-October 19, 2017 taking senior orders.  Any student athlete that is interested in ordering their lettermen’s jacket now to receive it when it gets cold should stop by to see us. We will have our jacket sizing set with us for the students to try on a jacket to get their size.


If you would like to be honored at half time or would like someone remembered in the pamphlet, please fill out the form below and return it by October 18th to FMHSPINKOUT@gmail.com .  Pink Out Warriors will be recognized during the Pink Out game against Nation Ford on Friday, October 27th.   


The Pink Out game will be October 27.  Pink Out Tee shirts will be sold in both Commons on October 24, 25, and 26 for $15.00 (S, M, L, XL) and $17.00 (XXL and XXXL).


Tabletop Gaming Club – Meeting this week on Friday (Oct 20): 4-8 pm. If interested, see Mr. Loxton in room B203. Come and join the fun – that’s how we roll!


Have no fear, God is here!  Come join FCA every Tuesday in October at 8:00 in the auditorium for our Halloween series on fears of Christian teenagers!


The Chemistry Club will have its Halloween meeting on Tues. Oct. 17 after school in E 111.  Please bring signed permission forms and $5 dues if you haven't already.


MOCK TRIAL will meet on Thursday, October 19th from 5:45 to 7:15 in room R 201/203. Everyone is welcome! Please see Ms. DeMayo if you have any questions in room R 203.


The next Equality Club meeting will be Monday, October 23rd after school in B207.  Everyone is welcome!


Young Democrats will meet on Wednesday, October 18 at 4:00 in C109


Interested in traveling in a FMHS group in 2018?  Come by Learning Commons on Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. to hear about the 4 trips departing in 2018.  Info in library.  High School trip meeting in library on October 17 at 6:30. 


Yellow Jacket book club will meet Monday after school in the Learning Commons after school.  3:45-4:30.  Club picture day as well.


Red Cross Club meeting again after school on Thurs., Oct.  19th in E105 to schedule workers for the blood drive.


Red Cross Club is collecting used cell phones for our Cell Phones for soldiers drive.  Old phones can be dropped off in the designated boxes in the front or 9th grade offices.


The next meetings for the Anime Club are scheduled for:

Friday, October 20th – in R105 Mr. Thomas’s room

Friday, November 3rd – in G105 Mr. Howell’s room

Please bring can goods to support the FMHS Hunger Drive.

Prizes will be given to the top three participants.


Fort Mill High School welcomes a new political club to its campus, Young Americans for Freedom.  Meetings are held on Thursday mornings at 8 am in B201.  Come find out what we are all about!


YCI (Youth Commission International) Club will meet WEDNESDAYS at 8:00 am in Room C201.


Chess Club will meet every Monday from 3:45 to 4:40 in room B219. All students are welcome to attend.


Offseason softball workouts have started.  We will work out on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week at 4:00.  Bring all softball equipment and tennis shoes to every workout.  ALL PLAYERS THAT WANT TO PLAY SOFTBALL AT FMHS NEED TO ATTEND THESE WORKOUTS !!!  Thanks and GO FORT MILL !!


Boys Basketball tryouts will be held on October 30-31.  Tryout times will be:

9th Grade 4-5:30 in the Auxiliary gym

JV 5:30-7 in the Auxiliary gym

Varsity 6-7:30 in the Main gym

If you are involved in a fall sport you will have the opportunity to try out when your season is completed.

You must have a physical and parent’s permission uploaded on the PlanetHS site to try out.  If you have questions see Coach Hartsoe.


WRESTLING…. Pre-season workouts will begin on Monday. October 2nd.  Practices will be held on M-W-TH from 4:00-5:15.  Any wrestlers who are not currently involved in an in-season FMHS sport, are expected to attend.  Anyone interested in the JV or Varsity wrestling programs this year should see Coach Brock or Coach Marullo.


Freshmen IGP Scheduling has begun!!  Please visit the FMHS website and click on the Guidance tab, then Freshman Information, to access the appointment link to schedule your IGP meeting with Mrs. Gulledge or Mrs. Hill. It is important that parents attend this valuable one-on-one meeting to discuss high school graduation plans and future college/career goals.  Book now so you can get the date and time that is most convenient for you! Please make sure you enter the “Student’s Name” when signing up for your IGP rather than the “Parent Name”. We look forward to meeting with you!


Winthrop will be hosting a college fair with over 80 colleges represented on Monday, October 16 from 6-8pm.


Guidance will be hosting 3 college reps in October: Queens University, Furman, and Johnson&Wales! Please visit our office to see the dates and sign-up for a spot. All grades welcome!


Winthrop’s Financial Aid night is on Tuesday, October 17 at 6:30 pm. The FAFSA will be available to high school seniors on October 1st, so this is an excellent opportunity for students to get an introduction to financial aid and FAFSA filing.



Restaurant Wars

Team Schedule for 10/16/2017 to 10/21/2017



Sat 10/21/17                    Dorman Cavalier Cheer Classic    Away        TBA


Cross Country

Thur 10/19/17                           Region IV Meet                 Away        5:00PM


Football Varsity

Fri 10/20/17                                     Dorman                     Away         7:30PM


Football JV

Thur 10/19/17                                Dorman                         Home        7:30PM


Football Freshman

Thur 10/19/17                                Dorman                         Home        5:30PM


Girls Golf

Tue 10/17/17                 Girls Upper State Tournament       Away         9:00AM


Girls Tennis

Wed 10/18/17                1st Round State Playoffs                Home        5:00PM


Volleyball Varsity

Thur 10/19/17                           Hillcrest                           Away         6:00PM


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