FPCS Tidbits

November 13, 2020

Working together with families in a partnership of teachers, staff and community members to provide an individualized learning environment that fosters high achievement in core and elective areas; preparing students for life-long success.

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The Reimbursement DEADLINE for Semester 1 is Friday, December 4, 2020 by 3:30 p.m.

All Reimbursement requests, with corresponding receipts, dated June - November 2020 must be received in our office by the end of our business day @ 3:30 p.m.

Please plan to either drop them off at our office before 3:30 on 12/4 or email your reimbursement request(s) to REIMBURSEMENTS@FPCS.NET before 3:30 p.m. on 12/4.

Mark your calendar

Important upcoming dates:

  • 11/14 Registration for Ox Academy opens - contact your sponsor teacher
  • 11/14 Student Government Meeting (info in this Tidbits)
  • 11/16 FPCS Library Opens! Sign up now for an appointment
  • 11/16-12/11 Student Government's Clare House Donation drive
  • 11/20 Parent Workshop @ 6:00 p.m. - "Virtual Field Trips and Global Learning"
  • 11/23-27 Thanksgiving Break - Offices Closed
  • 12/4 Reimbursement Deadline for purchases made dated 6/1/20-12/4/20

The Library opens on November 16th!

FPCS welcomes our families to visit our new & improved library. We operate under the honor system, no check out process. Simply take what you need and return it when you are done. We have hundreds of novels, picture books, textbooks, science kits, and other curriculum materials. There is a reference section of curriculum samples that will be unavailable for check out. Come in and see for yourself! Sign up for a library time here: https://doodle.com/mm/2082782865/library

  • Masks, temperature check, social distancing, & sign in required
  • FPCS Teacher will be available to assist
  • Facilities will be sanitized in between each family visit
  • Returned items will be sanitized prior to shelving

Family Goodie bags

Thank you for being a part of our Family - we have a gift for you! Come by anytime (between 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.) to pick up your mystery gift bag.
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Spelling Bee study groups

Signed up for the Spelling Bee? Bee amazing by joining Ms. Ouellette's Spelling Bee study groups, via Zoom, on December 14.

"My friend said I was bad at spelling. I disagreed, so he challenged me to a spelling bee.

I excepted!"

Upcoming Parent Workshop Topics

November 20th at 6PM

ASD Teacher & Global Education Alaska founder Michelle Carton

"Virtual Field Trips & Global Learning"

Michelle, also known as MC the Global Librarian, is the founder of Global Education Alaska and an advocate for Global Citizenship for students and educators. She develops global projects and curriculum, contributes to journals and publications, and travels around the world both physically and virtually, writing a global learning blog, working with libraries, educational leaders, students, and parents to maximize learning potential for individuals and communities. In this workshop, Michelle will introduce us to her virtual field trips, give us tools to foster global citizenship and help our kids explore the world from home.

Meeting ID: 358 714 1535

Passcode: homeschool

Upcoming Zoom sessions for education planning after high school

Please download the Career & Education Planning After High School PDF below to peruse the many informative Zoom seminar options available.

Family Partnership Charter School believes in helping students plan their next step after high school. Mari Jo Parks, College and Career Coach, will host Zoom sessions to help students and parents get started on finding career pathways, educational opportunities including college, vocational schools, apprentice programs, information about financial aid and much more. There will be time for questions and answers.

Zoom Meeting ID: 960 9977 8687

Passcode: MariJo

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