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New news for today......  Friday, December 2nd

Monday Dec 5th, the Music department will be presenting a Collage Concert where the Forest Lake School and Community will have the opportunity to hear the Brass Choir, Cantorei, Chamber Singers, Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Band, Sinfonia Orchestra, and Symphonic Winds all in a short burst of music.
You can hear this spectacle at  7 PM in the Auditorium at FLHS  on Monday.

Join the FFA on Thursday, December 8th for our monthly meeting and Holiday Party from 2:45 PM -4:30 PM. Stop by for snacks, a gingerbread house decorating contest, & holiday games. Bring your friends and we'll see you in Ag Room 511!

Attention Prom Committee Applicants: Check your school email tonight for an email from Mrs. Rodewald and Mrs. Braton!

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If you or anyone you know would like to get some FL Music Swag, go to the new web-store  flmusicapparel.org  where you can find a number of inexpensive but classy T-shirts, hoodies and the like.  Order before  Dec 9  and they will be delivered before break!   flmusicapparel.org

Join us next Tuesday (12-6) for the first Scrapbook Party from 2:45-3:30 in room 511 at the HS. Join us for snacks, friends and fun!

Attention seniors: A couple of state-wide scholarship opportunities are open for application at this time. Please stop by Mrs. Ward's office in Student Services for information posted outside her door. An important scholarship to apply for is the Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarship. They are very generous and a few FLHS students are awarded them every year! Go to  https://www.mnmasoniccharities.org/what-we-do/scholarships/#   for more information. 

Interact Club will be bell ringing this Saturday, Dec. 3rd  from 1-3 p.m. at FL Wal-mart.   Help feed the kettle to bring Christmas joy to those less fortunate.

As the Holiday season approaches, you may start to dig out your holiday lights! Instead of throwing these away, donate them to Environmental Club! We accept working and non-working lights! We are able to recycle these lights to reduce waste and have a cleaner planet!  We will be collecting through 
December 16th, We have donation boxes located at: Cub Foods, Washington County Library, and in the school library! 
College and Career Center Scoop.....

College visits coming up are:

December:
6th Navy lunch visit
7th Airforce lunch visit
8th Marine lunch visit
13th National Guard during lunches
15th Media Center Closing at 3:30
19th  @ 9:15 JROTC presentation



Tutoring will only be offered to students enrolled in classes at the high school (we have some 9th graders and ALC students).
Here is the schedule:
Mondays,  2:40:-4:30   Math/Spanish and French
Tuesdays,  2:40-4:30 Social Studies/ Math and Chemistry
Wednesdays  2:40-3:30 Chemistry
Thursdays  2:40-4:30 Math/Bio/general sciences

We will also offer tutoring  Monday- Thursday mornings from  7:00-7:55.  These sessions must be set up in advance.
Occupational Opportunities.....

Forest Lake Schools Community Education program is hiring for after school and non-school days in their School Age Care Program at Linwood Elementary and Lino Lakes Elementary.   Please click here for application or more information.
Rally around the Rangers
"Go Rangers!"

Dance:   Come cheer on the Forest Lake dance team at their home invitational this Saturday from 11 AM - 3 PM at FLHS!  

Boys Basketball:   Please join us  tonight  for a fabulous double header featuring the Ranger girls and boys basketball teams.  The girls are set for tip off at  6 pm .  The boys tip off  7:45 pm .  We would love to have the student section full!  Come out and cheer on your Ranger basketball, hope to see you there!

Girls Basketball:   Come out and support the Girls basketball teams on  Friday, December 2  as they take on Coon Rapids. It is a double-header with the Boys basketball teams. Girls 10th grade and JV start at  4 pm . Varsity Girls start at  6 pm . And don't miss out - there will be Knockerball during halftime of the girls varsity game! Go Rangers!

Jody Berg at  jberg@flaschools.org  or 651-982-8525 
  Activities Assistant
Aaron Forsythe at aforsythe@flaschools.org or 651-982-8411  Activities Director

Particularly for Parents

Congratulations to the National Honor Society for their efforts on Thanksgiving morning with the Walk to End Hunger! They raised $6181.00 and had 60 walkers representing Forest Lake. Thank you to all for your support!


School calendar change coming 2017

A calendar shift has been approved by the school board for the 2017-2018 school year. In 2017, the first day of school will be  August 21st and the last day of school in the spring of 2018 will be May 23rd, two weeks earlier than usual. This one-year calendar adjustment will allow extra time in the summer to complete construction projects at many of the district's buildings without disrupting student learning.
 
The school year calendar returns to normal in 2018-2019, with the first day of school scheduled after labor day and the last day scheduled for early June.
 
The approved district calendar for 2017-2018 can be found  here and 2018-2019 calendar can be found   here on the district website.
 
We appreciate your patience and understanding as we work to upgrade learning spaces around the district.

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Sincerely,


Wendy Schroeder

Forest Lake Area High School
651-982-8598 

 
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