Falcon Flyer

Fall Creek Intermediate

November 8, 2015

FCI Boy's Baskeball

Encourage your child to come cheer on the boys’ basketball team in their opening game of the season against Sand Creek Intermediate on November 18th @ 3:15pm! Pre-sale tickets will be available November 10-17th for $1. A permission slip will be sent home on Monday 11/9 but is also available on the FCI website. http://goo.gl/6PRplq

Support your Basketball Program

Attention Basketball Fans……….

For Sale – Retired Fall Creek Falcons Boys & Girls basketball uniforms. Support your friends, team and school by purchasing a retired uniform.

Items will be on sale in the café immediately after announcements on Tues 10th & Wed 11th – CASH ONLY. **We will not be able to take request. Items will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.**

  • $5.00 each – Jersey, Shorts, Pants and T-shirts
  • $7.00 set – Jersey & Shorts

PTO Pit Stop

FCI Fall Book Fair

Many thanks to everyone who volunteered, purchased or donated during the Book Fair. It was a big success, allowing us to promote reading and purchase stacks of new titles for our collection. Thank you for supporting our library!

Dine to Donate @ Hot Box Nov. 18th, 2015 - Dine-In/Out/Delivery Night

We will receive 20% of sales for the day. Just mention FCI when ordering. (http://goo.gl/5fOWX3) **Great time to get a pizza after picking up your child at the Basketball game at FCI!!

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Thank you, PTO!!

A big shout-out to our amazing PTO for providing dinner during Conferences! It was sooo delicious! There were a lot of late-night conferences on Tuesday, and the dinner was definitely fuel for the evening!

Additionally, thank you for supporting funds for our new Sensory Room! This room is equipped with sensory equipment and activities which are therapeutic for both our students with specific sensory processing difficulties and our general population of students.

Counselor's Corner

The Second Step program is being used at both the 5th and 6th grade levels. This program aims to protect students from risky behaviors such as bullying, aggression, and substance abuse, while improving their school success.

5th Grade November Lesson: Being assertive

Students will be able to:

•Distinguish differences between passive, assertive, and aggressive communication styles

•Identify and assume the physical and verbal characteristics of assertive communication

•Apply assertive communication skills

6th Grade November Lesson: Responding to Bullying

Students will be able to:

• Recognize and define bullying and bystander behaviors

•Empathize with people who are bullied

•Identify strategies to deal with bullying and help others who are bullied

•Understand how a bystander can be part of the problem or part of the solution

5th Grade Social Health

The Social Health class will be on December 11, 2015 for 5th grade students. The parent meeting will be on Monday, November 9th at 6:30pm in the FCI café. If you are unable to attend the FCI meeting, you may also attend the parent information meeting at Riverside Intermediate on 11/30 @ 6:30pm. Please see the Social Health form on the FCI website for more information.

Come Together...

Check out the premiere issue of HSE's e-newsletter Come Together. Visit http://goo.gl/HBUrTe or scan the QR code to the right.

FLIP-2nd Session

If you participated in FLIP you are invited to the second session. the new permission slip is on the FCI website. The first session of Spanish was wonderful and the new one begins Nov. 11th. Questions addressed to Stefanie at flip4fishers@yahoo.com.


Join us on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday November 26th for the 5th Annual Fishers YMCA Wishbone 5k! Open to the entire community, when you participate, all proceeds from the Wishbone 5k go directly to the Fishers YMCA Annual Campaign, allowing kids and families in need to participate in YMCA programs, day camps, and membership. Register by November 12 to get the best pricing! Open to runners, walkers, families…everyone! Strollers are welcome! All information is on: www.GetMeRegistered.com/Wishbone5k

Students Nominate a Teacher of the Month for Current Newspaper

Teacher of the Month-- Attention Hamilton County kids! Show your favorite teacher how much you appreciate them by entering Current newspaper's monthly Teacher of the Month contest. Submit a 100-word essay to teacher@youarecurrent.com explaining why you think your teacher is the best! The winning student essayist wins a class party and the winning teacher wins a prize. Open to all grades and ages. The next deadline for entries is Nov. 15.

District Happenings...

Check out the FCI website (http://www.hse.k12.in.us/FCI/news/) for more activities occurring throughout the district.

*FHJ "Legends of Sleepy Hallow" Show

*Fusion Dance Clinic

*Broken Devices Repair

*6th Grade Band Pizza Party

*Boys Basketball Game Permission Slip

What's Happening @ the Creek

Monday, November 9th, 2015 Rot. I-3

2:45-5:00pm - Boys' Basketball practice

2:50-5:45pm - Engineering For Kids @ Lab

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 Rot. I-4

6:45am - Spell Bowl

2:50-3:50 - GEMS Club

2:55-3:55pm - Art Studio Club

3:00-4:00pm - Choir

2:45-5:00pm - Boys' Basketball practice

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 Rot. I-5

2:45-5:00pm - Boys' Basketball practice

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 Rot. F-1

2:45-5:00pm - Boys' Basketball practice

2:50-3:35pm - Yearbook Club

Friday, November 13th, 2015 Rot. F-2

2:45-4:30pm - Boys' Basketball practice

Monday, November 16th, 2015 Rot. F-3

2:45-5:00pm - Boys' Basketball Practice

2:45-5:45pm - Engineering for Kids

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 Rot. F-4

6:45am - Spell Bowl

2:50-3:50pm - GEMS Club

2:45-5:00pm - Boys' Basketball Practice

2:55-3:55pm - Art Studio Club

3:00-4:00pm - Choir

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 Rot. F-5

6:55-7:25am - Student Council

3:15pm - Boys'BBall Game vs. SCI @ home (Permission slip: http://goo.gl/6PRplq)

PTO Done to Donate @ Hot Box Pizza (http://goo.gl/5fOWX3)

Thursday, November 19th, 2015 Rot. C-1

2:55-3:55pm - Art Studio Club

5:00-7:00pm - Spell Bowl Competition - FCI gym

Friday, November 20th, 2015 Rot. C-2

2:45-4:30pm - Boys' Basketball practice

FCI Attendance Line ~ 915-4228

Student Transportation