May 16, 2008
From the Administrator’s Desk:
This is our last issue of Weekly Notes for this year. It’s hard
to believe that we are down to the last few days of school al-
♦ 3RD-5TH SPRING HANDBELL & CHOIR
CONCERT: May 19th @ 7:00 pm
Thank you for your thoughtful words and gifts over the past ♦ FIELD DAY: May 21st
1st-3rd Grade @ 9:30-11:00am
weeks. I will miss all of you so much!
4th-7th Grade @ 1:15-2:30pm
God bless, ♦ UNIFORM SWAP & SCHOOL LIBRARY
SURPLUS SALE: May 21 & 22
Mrs. Ronda Hilman
♦ UNIFORM FREE DAYS: May 21 & 22
UNIFORM SWAP AND ♦ LAST DAY OF SCHOOL: May 22nd,
SCHOOL LIBRARY SURPLUS SALE
♦ 8th GRADE RUMMAGE SALE: May 30,
May 21st & 22nd in the Library
May 31, 8:00 am—2:00 pm in the FFCS
The annual Uniform Exchange will take place from 8:00-10:00 am and 2:00-4:00
pm on 5/21 & 5/22. You may have uniform items that are now too small for your ♦ FIRST DAY OF 2008/09 SCHOOL
children. Bring them in and exchange them for items that will fit next year! You’ll YEAR: Sept. 2nd
receive a $5 credit for every item you bring in and every item you take is just $5.
Please turn in uniforms in a bag with your name on it to the Primary Office by
Mon., 5/19. Uniforms must be free of holes, tears or stains. Summer Office Hours
The library will also be selling its surplus books during the Uniform
Exchange. Proceeds will go towards new titles for the library.
Volunteers Needed 9:00 am — 3:00 pm
We are currently looking for parents interested in working the
Uniform Swap and School Library Surplus Sale as follows:
♦ May 20th: 1:00 to 3:00 pm (set-up only) FUNDRAISER
♦ May 21st & May 22nd: 8:00 to 10:00 am and 2:00 to 4:00 pm 2009 WA. DC TRIP
Please call Jenny in the Primary Office if interested. This is a great way to get in RUMMAGE SALE:
your last minute volunteer hours for the school year.
May 30 & 31, 8:00 am—2:00 pm in the
FFCS Multi-Purpose Room.
VOLUNTEERS! PLEASE NOTE: Your volunteer Please start saving your GENTLY used
hours need to be written down on your index card in the Inter- items. Items can be dropped off May 27,
mediate Office. Volunteer time not fulfilled or recorded on the 28 & 29th at the Art Room in the Primary
index card will be invoiced the end of May. Building. Questions? Please call Ramona
in the Intermediate Office.
ATTATCHMENTS: SCRIP ORDER FORM * SUMMER CAMP FORMS
Our LAST scrip order will go in on Tuesday, May 20th. Orders need to be pre-
paid and in the office prior to 9:30 AM. Scrip orders will be sent home with your
child on Thursday, May 22nd.
Scrip forms are updated periodically. Please use the attached form as we keep them current.
Scrip Summer Order Dates
♦ Order in the office by July 7, pick up on July 11.
♦ Order in the office by August 4, pick up on August 8.
Don’t forget that we have Land’s End cards available to use on
your school uniform orders.
SUMMER TUTORING, Tuesdays & Thursdays
July 8th—August 7th
♦ Information and sign up forms
are available in either office.
May 21st & 22nd
♦ Language, Math and Reading are
Students may wear casual clothes available for 1st—3rd grades.
rather than their uniforms the last two days of ♦ Math and a combo Reading/Language are
school, May 21st & 22nd. Please be sure your available for 4th—11th grades. Cost is $165
child is dressed appropriately on these days. per session and is not limited to FFCS stu-
Tank tops, halter tops, short-shorts, short skirts dents.
and other revealing clothing items are not appro-
priate for non-uniform days. Appropriate logos, SUMMER SPORT CAMPS &
symbols or words on clothing are acceptable. All POTTERY CAMP June & July
clothing on non-uniform days is subject to the Information and sign up forms are
approval of administration and teachers. attached to this edition of Weekly Notes.
♦ Library books need to be turned in be-
fore the end of school. Parents will be sent
an invoice for any missing books and report If your child has medications at school, you
cards will not be mailed out until these fees must pick it up in the Primary Office on the
are paid. last day of school. Students are not al-
lowed to transport medications. If medications
♦ Lost & Found in the Primary Building is are not picked up, they will be disposed of during the
full again. Any items left in the Lost & summer break. Thank you, Mrs. Cundiff
Found on May 22 will be donated to the 8th Grade Rummage
Summer notes will be posted online at
Firm Foundation Flyers Equestrian Team members www.ffcs.org mid-July with school supply lists
Estella Sawyer, Emily Mayer, Katie Andone, Larissa
Marini and Gabrielle Smith have earned their letter
& other information! Yearbooks
and will compete at the State meet this weekend in will be delivered in the summer
Wenatchee. They will be competing against students and pickup days will be posted
from all four district within the state of Washington in
Team Birangle, Figure 8, Driving, Barrel Racing and online. Autograph pages will be
Team Canadian Flags. We wish them the best of luck! handed out to students next week.