Fayetteville High School has earned the College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for expanding young women's access to AP Computer Science Principles for the 2020-21 school year. There are 1,020 schools being recognized for their work toward equal gender representation during the 2020-21 school year. Your school is one of only 760 to be recognized for achieving this important result in AP Computer Science Principles.
Upcoming Events @FayettevilleHS 3/21 - 3/25: Spring Break (No School) 3/28: Classes resume 3/28: Prom Tickets go on sale during Advisory Check out fhs.fayar.net for more information.
MARCH IS WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH! We celebrate the contributions and achievements of some of the AMAZING women who have served Fayetteville Public Schools! Louise Bell, principal of FHS when the school was voluntarily integrated in 1954. Feriba McNair, former teacher, coach, and longtime school board member. She also started the FHS Girls Golf program. Dr. Mitzi Kuroda, FHS alumna and Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School.
The 2022 Senior Information Brochure is now available and can be viewed on the school website. Additionally, an email has been sent to all families of graduating seniors with a direct link to the brochure. Please contact Fayetteville High School with any questions.
FHS-HOSA Future Health Professional students competed at the State Leadership Conference in Hot Springs, AR March 7th – 8th. Twenty-five students competed in a variety of competitions including Medical Math, Medical Terminology, Sports Medicine, Pathophysiology, Physical Therapy, Nurse Assisting, Behavioral Health, Forensic Science, Veterinary Science and Creative Problem Solving. Trusha Liyanage represented Fayetteville High School as the AR State historian for the 21-22 school year. Creative Problem Solving team, Anna Gunter, Tyler Labadie, Ashley Kramer, and Kaitlyn Curzon placed 1st . Madeline Kane secured a 2nd place finish in Sports Medicine. Laura Abigail Cate placed 2nd in Medical Math. Jillian Bonacci competed in Physical Therapy with a 1st place finish. Emily Gunter placed 2nd in Veterinary Science. FHS seniors Madeline Kane, Parker Appeldorn, Laura Abigail Cate, and Kennedy Foster were also recognized for The Barbara James Service Award that provides members with the opportunity to become contributing members of their communities by performing worthy volunteer community service hours related to health. Each student has contributed a minimum of 150 hours of community service to qualify for this recognition.
The Woodland Junior High Quiz Bowl team won first place in the AR Governor's Quiz Bowl Association state tournament held Saturday at Lake Hamilton School District. The team is coached by Patricia Dennis-McClung. Sumedh Kalyankar was the high point winner for the tournament. Ramay Junior High Quiz Bowl team won third place in the tournament and is coached by Larry Schirling. Congrats to all!
Congratulations to the Fayetteville FFA Beef Quiz Bowl Team for winning Runner-Up at the 2022 State Beef Quiz Bowl Contest! Team members include: Cason Frisby, Kaleb Smith, Madi Edwards, Zane Ward, LilyKay Ralston, Zoe Baucum, Peyton Schumann, and Maddie Manning. #PurpleReign
Staff Spotlight! Meet Mrs. Betty Metcalf, a paraprofessional at Butterfield Trail Elementary for 27 years. Mrs. Betty enjoys building relationships with students, finding out what they are most interested in, and then figuring out how to serve them best. She loves discovering students' talents because everyone has a gift, they just have to find it. Mrs. Betty also has a passion for gardening! She works tirelessly in the Butterfield school garden with students growing many types of fruits, vegetables, flowers, and plants! Thank you, Mrs. Betty!
Important Dates @FayettevilleHS 3.1.2022 - State of Arkansas ACT Testing for Juniors 3.2.2022-3.3.2022 - ELPA 21 Testing for select students 3.4.2022 - B Day to make up for State ACT Testing Check out https://fhs.fayar.net/ for more information.
THANK YOU Fayetteville Public Education Foundation for your support of students and specialized programs! With innovative technology and social skills programs, we will be able to foster student success and growth. We couldn't do it without you! #fpef #fpefinvested #fhs
Congratulations to our outright 6A West Conference Champions!!! @FayettevilleHS is ready to make a run at the 'ship! Way to represent Purple Dog Nation. #PurpleReign
Congratulations to our @FayettevilleHS Volleydogs for receiving their 2022 State Championship rings tonight! This group of young ladies are back to back champions with an eye on a 3-peat. Way to represent Purple Dog Nation with class. #PurpleReign
Congratulations to our @FayettevilleHS seniors in Girls Basketball and Track & Field. You represented FHS with class. #PurpleReign.
Congrats to our @FayettevilleHS seniors in Sports Broadcasting, Sports Medicine, Cheer, and Dance. You have represented FHS with class. #PurpleReign
Congratulations to our @FayettevilleHS basketball, swim & dive, and bowling seniors. Proud of all these Purple Dogs for representing FHS with class. #PurpleReign
The Fayetteville Parent Teacher Cooperative organized a lunch today to celebrate our bus drivers on School Transportation Appreciation Day! Thank you to the FPTC for the celebration! Thanks also to JJ’s Grill for the food and McAlister’s Deli for the tea!
Congrats to the @FayettevilleHS 2022 National Merit FINALISTS! #PurpleReign Fiona Blythe Eggleston Cason Frisby Benjamin Harp Cole Jackson Finnian Lawless Jessica Lobb Rosaria Long Maya Maranto Charles Schach Luke Welcher David Zhu
Congratulations to @FayettevilleHS TV for their performance in Los Angeles at the STN National Conference. Braxton Belline finished 4th place in the nation in Action Sports Editing. Sean Hughen placed 3rd in the nation in Motion Graphics. #PurpleReign
Important Dates @FayettevilleHS 2.21.2022 - Presidents’ Day - NO SCHOOL 2.22.2022 - VIRTUAL CAP Conferences Night #1 2.24.2022 - VIRTUAL CAP Conferences Night #2 2.25.2022 - A Day to make up for Presidents’ Day Check out https://fhs.fayar.net/ for more information.
Congratulations to the 2022 FHS Color’s Day Court!💜 Queen Trusha Liyanage, Maid of Honor Rebecca Jane Brennan, First Maid Grace Pomeroy, Second Maid Kelsey Urban, Third Maid Elizabeth Gunderman! @granolaphotographystudio