Weekly Announcements

Fort Mill High School Announcements
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    Week of January 21 – January 25

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Important Dates:

1/21       No School - Student and Staff Holiday

1/22       1st Day of the 2nd Semester                         


Please return in first semester books to the Learning Commons or R-wing library. 


MOCK TRIAL will meet Tuesday, January 22 and Wednesday, January 23 from 5:45 to 8:00 in rooms R 201/203. On Thursday, January 24, practice will be held at the Moss Justice Center starting at 5:45. Please see Ms DeMayo if you have any questions.


FCA this week will feature sophomore Audreanna Miserendino.  Don’t miss what she has to say about living with Jesus when life gets tough!  Tuesday at 8:00 in B212.


FCA will meet in the auditorium next Tuesday at 8:00 to take our club picture.


Miss FMHS pageant tickets can be bought online through PayFees on the school website.  $10 for adults and $7 for students. Come support our ladies January 31st at 7:00 in the auditorium!

Join the World Languages department for a Moe's fundraiser! It is Wednesday, February 6th from 5-8pm at Moe's 1751 Pleasant Road Suite 104. Be sure to drop your receipt into our bucket at the time of checkout and a percentage of your purchase will go to the Lil Gainey Scholarship. #salsaforscholarships2019


The next Equality Club meeting will be Tuesday, January 22 after school in B207.  Last chance to bring $15 for the first order of t-shirts!  Everyone is welcome!


FCCLA and FMHS Chorus will be hosting the annual Fort Mill’s Got Talent Show on Thursday February 21st and auditions will be Monday February 4th in F112 at 3:50pm.  See Mrs. Brown (F113) or Mrs. Dierkes for questions.


Art Club: Next meeting is Monday, January 28th. We will FINISH our journals for the Children’s Attention Home! Also, we will have both a portrait challenge AND character illustration lessons by our talented fellow students!! Please have your ride arrive promptly at 5:15 pm for pickup outside of the E-wing (near the art rooms & softball field).


National Art Honor Society: Our next meeting is TUESDAY, January 22nd!  We will be working on the fire station mural and making plans for our upcoming induction and other events. Please have your ride arrive promptly at 5:30 pm for pickup.


YCI (Youth Commission International) Club will meet Wednesdays at 8:00 am in Room C201. See Mr. Reeves for more information.


Men’s Lacrosse tryouts will be held January 28th from 6pm-7:30pm in the Stadium.


Girls Soccer- Tryouts will be held on Monday, January 28th-Friday, February 1st. They will be held at the Comporium Fields at Riverview Elementary on Spratt Street from 4:15-5:30PM.  All athletes need to upload a valid physical dated on or after April 1, 2018 as well as a copy of your birth certificate on arbiterathlete.com. You cannot participate in tryouts without this being completed!


Tryouts for Boys Golf will begin on Monday, Jan. 28 at Tega Cay Golf Club after school at 4:00. Students must have a current physical uploaded to their Arbiter Athlete account before they can tryout.


Men’s Soccer Tryouts: 

Tryouts will begin on January 28 and run through February first. 

Varsity: Riverview Elementary from 4-5:30 pm

JV:  Football practice field (near the FMHS stadium) from 6:30-8 pm

Must be registered and AD approved on ArbiterAthlete

Bring: Cleats, Shin guards, water, running shoes, and dress in layers.   

Info: Contact Coach McCarter at Phillip.mccarter@gmail.com


Any female athlete wanting to play softball should see Coach Stegall in the main ISS room (B hall) as soon as possible if you have not already done so.  Softball conditioning is Tues, Wed and Thurs at 4:00 weather permitting.



All male students from 7th thru 12th trying out for Boys Tennis need to have a completed account with Arbiter Athlete.  This is required for both parents and players.  This must be completed before tryouts.  The first date for Boys Tennis tryouts will be January 28, 2019 at the FMHS tennis courts at 4:00pm.  Practice will be from 4:00 til 5:30pm.  Additional information will be given out on the 1st date of practice.   Reminder:  All paperwork must be in computer by 1/24/2019 in order to be cleared by Coach Hartsoe for 1/28/19 practice.


Arbiter Athlete can be found here www.arbiterathlete.com

If you need instructions on how to set up an Arbiter Athlete account or other information please use this link or find the information on www.fortmillathletics.com .



1)     If the colleges that you have applied to require a mid-year transcript please make your request in Naviance and be sure to choose mid-year as your transcript type. 

2)     If you are applying to a Common App school please make sure you have matched your Common App account to Naviance.  If you are applying through Common App you need to list those schools in your Common App application list.

3)     If you are looking for scholarships do not forget to continue to check the Scholarship List in Naviance.  Scholarships will continue to be added as we are notified of them.

4)     **Reach out to your counselor if you have questions about transcript concerns.


FMHS will be hosting an all-day ACT Workshop on Tuesday, February 19 specifically for juniors. The cost is $40 and there is space for 100 junior students. Please bring cash or check to the main guidance office during lunch or after school. Registration is open January 23 to February 8.
Chili CookOff Fundraiser

Team Schedule for 1/21/2019 to 1/25/2019


Varsity Boys Basketball

Mon 1/21/19                     Laurens District 55 HS              Away        3:00PM

                Visit York County MLK Basketball Showcase @ York HS

Tue 1/22/19                      Nation Ford                              Home        8:00PM


JV Boys Basketball

Wed 1/23/19                    Nation Ford                              Away         7:15PM


9th Boys Basketball

Wed 1/23/19                    Nation Ford                              Away        6:00PM


Varsity Girls Basketball

Tue 1/22/19                      Nation Ford                              Home        6:30PM


JV Girls Basketball

Tue 1/22/19                      Nation Ford                              Home        5:00PM


Varsity Wrestling

Tue 1/22/19                      Nation Ford                              Away        7:00PM

Fri 1/25/19                       Region Tournament                    Home        5:00PM

                        Clover, Nation Ford, Northwestern & Rock Hill


JV Wrestling

Tue 1/22/19                      Nation Ford                              Away        6:00PM

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