Happenings @ the Hill

Volume 1 Issue 17 (Week of February 11-15)

Today's News

This is a link to our slide show of news and events happening at the Hill. This link is also posted on our school website. (click the box above)

"Quick List" (On Our Campus This Week)

Monday - Chess Club (after school)

Tuesday - Disc Golf Club (after school)

Wednesday - Department Meetings/Academic Challenge Team Meet

Thursday - STEAM Coach Visit

Friday - Technology Inventory Date

Link to clubs information: http://ghms.fortmillschools.org/students/student_activities__clubs

During FLEX This Week (8:15-8:45am)

  • Monday - Pay It Forward Projects Day
  • Tuesday - UpStanders Meeting (Lab 201)
  • Wednesday - ELA Groups
  • Thursday - Beta Club Meeting (Cafeteria)
  • Friday - Article of the Week / ELA Groups

8th Grade Junior Scholars Night is Monday Night @ NAFO @ 6:00pm. Please arrive by 5:45pm.

Pay It Forward Projects Update

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Yearbook Ads Extension - LAST DAY for Yearbook ADS is now February 15th

This is our school-specific link to your online Jostens yearbook offer.


This link prevents the purchaser from having to enter school name or city/state when going to www.JostensYearbooks.com.

Let's Do Lunch!

We would love to offer our teachers a duty free lunch week during March, April, and May!

We need YOUR HELP to make this happen. So far we have 17 volunteers.

To cover one day of lunch duties, we need 9 people each day across 5 days unless our parents cover more than one lunch block in a day.

Please consider volunteering! We would love to have you visit campus!

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Need Immediate Access To Your Student's Grades, Attendance, Lunch Balance, and Other Info?

Use Parent Portal - access the link below to learn how to use this tool.


Please note that we are not sending home written progress reports this year. An email alert and reminder (as well as this newsletter) will be sent out regarding progress report dates encouraging you to check Parent Portal.

If you are having any issues with Parent Portal, please notify Dawn Fite @ fited@fortmillschools.org.

Save the Date(s) for 8th Graders

February 19th - Rising 9th Grade Parent Meeting hosted by Gold Hill Middle (gym) @ 6:15pm

February 28th - IGP Day @ GHMS

April 26th - 8th Dance (7:00-10:00pm)

June 3rd - Recognition Practice Day

June 5th - Recognition Ceremony @ 9:00am (Half day of school.)

Save the Date (s) - ALL Bulldogs

February 21st - Progress Reporting - Check Powerschool for your student's mid-term progress. We do not send printed reports home.

March 19th - Bulldog Bash (Home Soccer Game)

March 22nd - Incentive Day

March 25th - Q3 Ends - 135th Day of School

March 29th - Teacher Work Day* (*weather makeup, if needed)

April 3rd - Report Cards Go Home

April 15th - 19th - Spring Break

April 30th - Bulldogs for Change STEAM/Literacy Night 6-8pm

Thank you to the following corporate sponsors for your continued support!

Need More Information About Athletics?

Jackson Orthodontics - LEADER OF THE PACK SPONSOR!


Thank you Dr. Jackson for continuing to support our district athletic programs! You are our Leader of the Pack Sponsor by donating an additional $3,500 above your $5,000 donation to our district wide 5k!