Charger Connection

April 29, 2022

Upcoming Events

Monday May 2nd
  • Track & Field 5:00 District Varsity Meet (H)

Tuesday May 3rd

  • iLearn Math Testing 9:15-11:15am
  • Boys Golf 5:00 @ Riverside (A)
  • Track & Field JV 5:00 (A)
  • Writing Club

Wednesday May 4th

  • iLearn Math Testing 9:15-11:15am
  • Boys Golf 5:00 @ HIJH (A)
  • Gaming Club 4-5:30 (Library)

Thursday May 5th

  • Track & Field 5:00 @ Clay (relays)
  • K-pop 4-4:45
  • Tutoring Club 4-5(Library)

Congratulations to Mr. Baker, FJH Teacher of the Year!

Mr. Baker has been a Math teacher for over 20 years. He is active in coaching and with student clubs. He is always positive and encouraging. He is caring and connects with students through the strong relationships he builds with them. Mr. Baker is always willing to help colleagues and students. He is an inspiration to others!!


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Counselor's Corner


Parents were able to view course requests in Skyward the week of April 11th-18th. If a student would like to change the elective they chose, their parent/guardian must contact the guidance office to make that change, students are no longer able to request changes to their courses for next year. Please remember changes to course requests will not be made after the last day of school, which is May 20th. Schedules will be available for viewing on Skyward for Preview Day, which is July 27, 2022.


ILEARN Operational Tests Testing Schedule

  • Tuesday, April 26th : ELA CAT
  • Wednesday, April 27th: PT 1 & 2
  • Tuesday, May 3rd: Math CAT
  • Wednesday, May 4th: Math PT

NWEA Testing Schedule

  • Tuesday, May 10th : English 6+
  • Wednesday, May 11th : Math 6+, Algebra 1, Geometry


If your child will be withdrawing from FJH, you must notify the Guidance office in advance of your student’s last day. Withdrawal forms prepared by the Guidance office must be signed by the parent/guardian.

2022-2023 School Year: If your child will be attending another school outside HSE School District next year, please call the Guidance office at 317-594-4150, ext. 5713 before May 1st so records can be prepared for the new school.


Indiana's 21st Century Scholars Program is the state’s premier college scholarship and preparation program for low-income Hoosier students. Students who fulfill the Scholar Pledge are provided up to four years of paid tuition at an eligible college or university. Scholars also receive a variety of support services designed to help them succeed in school and complete college.

Please click on the link below for more information, including income eligibility, and to apply:

Applications must be completed online on or before June 30th of the student’s 7th or 8th grade year.

If you have already applied, you do not need to reapply.

Please contact your school counselors if you have any questions.


Dine to Donate

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PTO Elections

Elections for next school year's PTO officers will take place on Wednesday, May 11, at 8:00 a.m. at FJH.

All parents and guardians of FJH students are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The following is the slate of candidates:

President - Tabbatha Collier
Vice President - Andrea Fraley
Treasurer - Ellen Wilde
Secretary - Shelley Bradway
Member-at-Large - Amy Dilks

Spiritwear Sale

All tie-dye garments are $5 off in our online store through May 8th. This includes tie-dye short sleeves, long sleeves and hoodies! You can shop this offer, as well as other Charger gear here:


Mrs. Melling's science classes are participating in the My Energy Kit Classroom Challenge. All FJH parents can help us by requesting a free Energy Kit from Duke Energy using our Classroom Code: 64144. Your student does not have to be in Mrs. Melling's class for parents to help out! This Energy Kit will help you and your students make your homes more energy efficient. Once our classes reach 20 requests, we’ll earn money for our classes! Request your Energy Kit at or call 1-855-386-9548. Don’t forget to include our Classroom Code. Thank you for helping our class!
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The Butler Way Future-Focused Leadership Academy will be held in person from June 13 - June 16 from 9 - 4 pm. The cost for Empowering Future Leaders: The Butler Way is $75 per student. Limited scholarships will be available. The cost will cover lunch, materials, speakers, camp shirts, and activities. Any student entering grades nine through twelve for the 2022-2023 school year are eligible to attend. Student leaders, such as those serving as Student Council representatives, class moderators, NHS participants, team captains, etc., would greatly benefit from this experience. They will learn invaluable leadership skills that will both help them and your school! IB Diploma students can use this experience to earn CAS hours or even complete their CAS project. Any student interested in developing their leadership skills are encouraged to attend.
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Looking for local events? Check out HSE’s Community Insider (CI). The CI is a resource for both HSE families and community partners. It not only provides a space to post information about events, camps, and other educational programs. It also offers the opportunity to find upcoming activities in and around Hamilton County.


Boys Volleyball is BACK this Spring:

Due to interest, Mudsock Youth Volleyball will be running sessions for 3rd - 8th graders from April 22nd - May 15th on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons. Participants can register NOW at Parents/guardians, thank you for letting us know if you'd like to coach on the online form. Learn everything you need to know, including the format here. We’ll see you on the courts soon! Questions? Email

Knights Travel Cheerleading Tryouts:

Calling all incoming 5th and 6th graders! Do you want to stunt, flip, jump, and cheer for the Knights Travel Football Team? Attend the callout meeting on April 25th for all the details. The Knights Cheerleading 2022 season tryouts will be held Sunday, May 15th, from 4:30-7 p.m. at DeVeau’s Gymnastics. Find information and registration details here.

Fall Sport Registration Opens May 1st:

Mark your calendars! Open registration for football, cheerleading, soccer, girls volleyball, cross country, co-ed field hockey, fall baseball and softball will take place on May 1 – May 31st at Find fall season information from our leagues here.