FHS News & Events
Fall Exemption Request: Due 12/08/17 at Noon
Fall Exemption Request: Due 12/08/17 at Noon
12/01/2017
Registration begins: December 1st Registration ends: December 8th at Noon Fall Exemption Request Form Course Criteria for Exemptions: (All criteria must be met unless otherwise specified) A. Grades: Average of 80% B. Tardies: No more than 6 tardies per semester for the class to be exempt. C. Discipline: No Category 3 discipline referrals to the office. NO unserved detentions (any class or time) D. Attendance: 1) Class to exempt - No more than 3 absences per semester 2) Non credit course/Smart Block - No more than 3 undocumented absences. Classes effected are: SMART Block, Credit Recovery, All Aide positions F. Fines: All fines cleared (library, lost books, NWACC class fees, parking, etc.) G. Remediation: Completion of assigned remediation for all courses prior to final exam dates. Classroom teachers have the final approval on exemptions.
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FHS will be host an EDGE Career Expo for 11th and 12th grade students
FHS will be host an EDGE Career Expo for 11th and 12th grade students
11/14/2017
FHS will host an EDGE Career Expo for 11th and 12th grade students on December 1st. Students will be introduced to career opportunities and the education needed to pursue these opportunities. The Expo will also connect employers to their future workforce.
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Best of the Best
FHS Named Best High School in NW Arkansas
11/07/2017
FHS was named the Best High School in the "Best of the Best 2017" by the readers of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette.
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FHS Girls Cross Country Team Wins State Championship
FHS Girls Cross Country Team Wins State Championship
11/06/2017
The FHS Girls Cross Country team won the 2017 7A state championship on Friday, November 3 in Hot Springs, and the FHS Boys Cross Country team was the 7A runnerup. FHS junior Camren Fischer finished first in the boys meet to the the 2017 7A medalist award.
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FHS Volleyball Team Wins 3rd Straight State Title
FHS Volleyball Team Wins 3rd Straight State Title
10/28/2017
The FHS Volleyball team won their third consecutive 7A state championship on Saturday in Hot Springs. The Volley Dogs defeated Springdale Har-Ber to win the title. Senior Haley Warner was named the Most Valuable Player for the state championship game.
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Two FHS Grads Named Sturgis Fellows
Two FHS Grads Named Sturgis Fellows
10/24/2017
FHS Class of 2017 graduates Lucas Bellaiche and Mary Larkin Furlow have been named 2017 Sturgis Fellows by the University of Arkansas. They are two of the five fellows named today by the University of Arkansas a news release. The Sturgis Fellowship is the University of Arkansas' oldest and among its the most prestigious fellowship programs. It awards each fellow $70,000 over four years, covering tuition, room and board, and providing support for educational tools such as computer hardware and software, high-quality musical instruments, professional journals and participation at academic conferences. Sturgis Fellows must pursue a major within Fulbright College, complete an intensive academic program and graduate with honors. They are also encouraged to study abroad.
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Local Harvest Lunch - Friday, October 20th
Local Harvest Lunch - Friday, October 20th
10/20/2017
Parents are welcome to attend! October is National Farm to School Month! FPS Child Nutrition invites you to join your student for a locally-sourced lunch made with ingredients from farms & small businesses in Arkansas. MENU FOR THE DAY • Chicken Enchilada: whole muscle chicken from Crystal Lake Farms in Decatur & whole grain white corn tortillas from Herradura Foods in Springdale • Fluffy Rice: Brown Rice from Riceland Foods in Central Arkansas • Funky FayTown Salad: Kale from New South Co-op in Central Arkansas, Edamame from Greenwave Foods in Mulberry & Sweet Potatoes from Dickey Farms in Tontitown • Orange BananaBerry Popsicle: made by Pedal Pops in Fayetteville (comes with meal) • Freshly picked apples from Vanzant Fruit Farm in Lowell • Salad bar featuring various fresh vegetables from Arkansas farms • A variety of icy cold milk choices from Hiland Dairy in Fayetteville
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