Upcoming Dates
Monday, 11/28 Modified Day (Late Start)
11/30 thru 12/09 Ping Pong Tournament
11/30 thru 12/03 FVHS Theatre Department Presents: Hamlet
It runs November 30th at 7:00, December 1 at 7:00, December 2nd at 3:30 and 7:00 and December 3 at 3:00 and 7:00.
Monday, 12/05 Modified Day (Late Start)
Monday, 12/12 Modified Day (Late Start)
12/19 thru 01/02 Winter Break
Tuesday, 01/03 Modified Day--Return from Winter Break
Morning Announcements 11-28-16

Boys' Varsity Basketball won their home opener last week 80-54 against Firebaugh High School. Senior Sean Huynh led the team to victory with defense and passing, also adding 10 points. Senior Mike Lightbody scored 26 points, junior Paul Vu and Sophomore Garrett Young each scored 10 points, and Senior Cody Newsome added 8 points. Thank you to everyone who came out over the holiday break.

Congratulations to the Mock Trial team for their 2 wins two weeks ago. The team is now 2 and 0. Notable recognition goes to Kyla Alberto, Helen Dang Vu, Evelyn Hoang, Taylor Nguyen, Jane Liu, Ryan Ash, and Sasha Stepanov for their outstanding performances. Good luck Tuesday night, Prosecution team and Go Big Red!

Attention all students: if you are struggling in math, science, English, social studies
or world languages, and are in need of tutoring help, stop by the new After-School Academic Assistance Program (formerly known as Homework Club) in the Media Center on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays, starting November 29th, from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. Student tutors will be available each day- no sign-ups necessary.


CLUB ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Attention all ping pong participants! Be sure to check the tournament bracket for the playing schedule in front of activities this week. The first game will be this Wednesday, be sure to come out and support!

Attention all Juniors! Junior Commission is selling class long sleeves for $15! Pick up an order form from any Junior Commission member or from room 301 to support your class and to represent your FV spirit!

Senior of the Month applications are due on Friday, December 2nd. If you were not selected for November, your application will rollover. You can find the application on baronactivities.com. Good luck!

FOR PUBLICATION ONLY:

Are you still looking to buy a Baron Hat, Virtual Enterprise is selling hats in Room 230 at lunch on Tuesday and Thursday. There is a large variety and all hats are $20.00.
Academic Assistance Is Here!
The after school academic assistance program (AAA) formerly known as homework club starts this week!  Simply drop by the Library on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm for homework help.

Click Here for more information

Click Here for a list of student tutors by subject.
FVHS Theatre Presents Hamlet
Get your tickets now for Hamlet at  http://www.fvhstheatre.com/  Students are $7 ($5 for matinees) and Adults are $12.  The shows are Wednesday, 11/30 at 7pm, Thursday, 12/01 at 7pm, Friday, 12/02 at 3:30pm and 7pm, and Saturday, 12/03 at 3pm and 7pm.




Emergency Alert System 
Titan HST

Titan HST is a comprehensive campus emergency communication network.  The mobile application allows users and emergency personnel to communicate emergency information instantly. Parents are encouraged to download the app to instant receive emergency alerts on their mobile device. FVHS students and teachers have been instructed to have the app available on their phones in case of a campus emergency. For more information, contact our FVHS Assistant Principal of Supervision, Marc Trocchio, or visit the Titan HST website  https://www.titanhst.com/.

Cap and Gown Orders

Seniors plan to order your Cap, Gown, Tassel, Graduation Announcements and Senior Remembrance items next Tuesday, December 6th by the Cafeteria from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. Ordering packets were mailed to the homes of all Seniors.  A sample of your schools Custom Graduation Announcement is on display now in the Activities Office.  Senior Ring orders will also be taken and delivered in 6 weeks.  Extra ordering packets for Caps, Gowns, Grad Announcements and Senior Rings are available in the Activities Office.
Senior Salutations

T he first deadline for yearbook senior salutations is Tuesday, December 13. Price is $150 for half page and $250 for full page. The price increases after 12/13.

Click here for more information
FVHS Calendar Improvements

We're listening!  We've made some improvements to our fvhs.com calendar by combining Activities, Guidance, Testing, and our general calendar into our main Google Calendar. You can find it here: fvhs.com > About > Calendar > General. You can turn each of these calendars on and off as needed.
One Billion Acts of Kindness

Don't forget to log your acts of kindness!

Step 1 - Perform any act(s) of kindness

Step 2 - Share your act(s) of kindness with OCDE by the following the "heart" button on www.hbuhsd.edu or by sharing on social media using the hashtag #kindness1billion (Also hashtag #baronsbringit)
  
Step 3 - Let the district know about you kinds act(s) by filling out this Google Form:

Step 4 - Encourage students, educators, and community members to participate in spreading the kindness.

One of the best things FVHS is known for is our SCHOOL SPIRIT and CULTURE. Let's share it with the rest of the district and county! Thank you to those of you who have already started logging your acts of kindness. If you have any questions, feel free to stop by Assistant Principal Ms. White's office.
Deadline Extended for Sister City Student Exchange


The deadline for the Sister City Student Exchange Program to Anjo, Japan  has been extended until Tuesday, January 10, 2017.

Any student in the Huntington Beach Union High School District is eligible to apply.




Booster Club Dine Outs & Fundraisers

Monday, November 28
Baseball Golf Tournament
Tuesday, November 29
Carls Jr, Cross Country & Track
Saturday, December 3
Dawn Patrol Fundraiser, Surf Team


Saturday, December 3
Applebee's, Theatre

Saturday, December 3
Paint Uncorked Fundraiser
Senior Commission
Friday, December 16
Chipotle, Sophomore Commission

8th Grade Tours
We are starting to schedule our 8th grade parent tours.  Our first tour date is November 29 at 9:00 am.  Reservations are required.   Click Here for tour information and online reservation form or go to www.fvhs.com/vips select "Parent Tours" from the menu on the left.  

HBUHSD Newsroom
Find out what's going on in the Huntington Beach Union High School District.  Top stories and highlights are included from all schools in the district 

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Sharen Tait | Community Resource Coordinator | 714/962-3301 | Email | Website