The Fugett Flash
February 6th, 2023
From the Desk of Principal Fears
February is African American History Month. According to History.com, "African American History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history... This annual celebration has inspired schools and communities nationwide to organize local celebrations, establish history clubs and host performances and lectures." Please join FMS in celebrating African American History Month.
Please read below for important information about the upcoming weeks at Fugett Middle School.
Have an awesome day!
Dr. Dionne Fears
Principal, Fugett Middle School
Mary C. Howse Museum of Black History February 23rd!
For one night only (February 23rd, 2023), Mary C. Howse will open its museum doors to the public! Take a walk through our halls and transport yourself to an awe-inspiring museum of American history. You will learn about influential Black Americans who have transformed the past and present.
Fugett Athletics - Week of February 6th, 2023
This week in Fugett Athletics:
Monday, February 6th
3:15 PM BOYS MIDDLE SCHOOL - VARSITY BASKETBALL Home vs. Charles F Patton MS
Friday, February 10th
3:15 PM BOYS MIDDLE SCHOOL - VARSITY BASKETBALL Home vs. Kennett MS
Monday, February 13th
3:15 PM BOYS MIDDLE SCHOOL - VARSITY BASKETBALL Away @ Chichester MS
Wednesday, February 15th
3:15 PM BOYS MIDDLE SCHOOL - VARSITY BASKETBALL Home vs. Fred S Engle MS
Drama Club Members
Attention Drama Club members: Here’s our rehearsal schedule for the week of February 6th:
Monday 2/6 - Scenes 5, 6, 7, 8: All Newsies (Jack, Crutchie, Albert, Buttons, Davey, Les, Hazel, JoJo, Muriel, Nancy, Pigtails, Race, Specs, Romeo, Tommy Boy), Wiesel, Oscar Delancey, Morris Delancey, Katherine, Darcy, Dorothy (as Newsie), Scabs, Snyder, Police Chief, Dance Core (as police)
Wednesday 2/8 - Scenes 5, 6, 7, 8: All Newsies (Jack, Crutchie, Albert, Buttons, Davey, Les, Hazel, JoJo, Muriel, Nancy, Pigtails, Race, Specs, Romeo, Tommy Boy), Wiesel, Oscar Delancey, Morris Delancey, Katherine, Darcy, Dorothy (as Newsie), Scabs, Snyder, Police Chief, Dance Core (as police)
Thursday 2/9 - Art Crew; Choreography rehearsal: “King of New York”: All Newsies [except Brooklyn Newsies] (including Dance Core, Scabs, & Off-night Katherine/Jack/Crutchie)
Friday 2/10 - Music Rehearsal until 3:30 (ALL CAST!)
WC East DECA
What is East DECA? You may have heard about us from your niece, neighbor or maybe you are an alumni yourself! We are proud to offer a robust selection of courses in our program as well as the opportunity for your child to become a member of an international Career and Technical Association, DECA.
Please read below for more information on DECA:
Hello from the Fugett PTO!
Please join us this Wednesday, February 8th at 6:00 in the Fugett Cafeteria for our General PTO meeting. We will make sure to make it a quick meeting in time for parents interested in the rising 7th & 8th graders course selection zoom meetings at 7:00pm.
Add our next dining night out to your calendar:
10:30am - 9:00pm
As you may have heard, Amazon Smile will be ending on February 20th. This is a pretty good fundraiser for our PTO and we will miss it. If you can remember to use amazon smile these last few weeks to make your amazon purchases, we would appreciate it!
Boy Scout Troop 105 Open House
Sports Equipment Drive starts February 1st, 2023
We hope that you can increase the charitable spirit in your heart this February to give the needy a chance at the sports you love.
Easy Ways to Support the PTO
Use any existing Amazon account (even Prime!) but start your shopping through Amazon Smile.
Simply sign in, choose “Fugett Middle School PTO” as the organization to support. (You will only have to do this the first time.) We receive 0.5% of all eligible purchases. Make sure to sign in with smile.amazon.com each time!