Freshman Center Free Press
May 8, 2015
The Good Stuff!
You are SO Appreciated!!
For consistently going the extra mile to help out a student or family; for being a positive daily influence on our students; for igniting that passion! Most importantly, THANK YOU for your willingness to get involved and try something new! It is refreshing and motivating!
Thank you to the several staff, parents and many students that had a hand in the various tokens of appreciation this week:
- Staff Appreciation Letters - So MEANINGFUL and SINCERE!
- Selfies with Staff - NICE "modern" touch around the building!
- Staff Signs - How AWESOME did that look yesterday?
- Staff Appreciation Morning Welcome - We LOVE having visitors to the building!
- Staff Appreciation Treats at Lunch - So GRATEFUL for our parents!
- Staff Appreciation Grill Out - GREAT way to end the week!
I hope you felt the love during Staff Appreciation Week!!
Have a terrific weekend!!!
Faces in the Crowd
Kyle Ward (pictured below left) is a student in the CI program at the 10-12 Building. He is volunteering to help Mary after lunch on Tuesday's and Thursday's for the remainder of the school year. Kyle is an awesome young man that works hard and likes to have fun. He is a pleasure to have in our building! Thank you for going out of your way to welcome Kyle to the FC and to thank him for his hard work! Major KUDOS to Mary for her willingness to work with him!!!
Maddie Tomasko (pictured below right) is one of the bravest individuals I have ever met! She has been battling cancer and her body's response to the cancer since she was in 4th grade. She has been in and out of school since then and, most recently, had to be out of school again beginning February 2014 for various treatments and procedures. We have been working with Maddie and her family this entire school year with online classes and home bound situations. She was FINALLY cleared to come back to school about a month ago. She is quick to flash her world class smile and unbelievable positive attitude anytime. Her main goal this school year was "to have homework, take tests and be a normal kid at school." You should have seen her smile when we got her some textbooks and assignments to make up. :-) It was priceless. If you see her walking around our hallways, stop and say "Hi!". You will be glad you did!!!!
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Education Resource Section
The Perfect Classroom - According to Science
Next Week Events
May 11 - RFC Hosts Board of Education Meeting - 7:30pm at Administration
May 13 - Department Head Meeting - 2:40pm - Place TBD
May 13 - RFC Talent Show - 5:30pm - RFC Cafeteria
May 14-16 - RHS Spring Play - The Curious Savage - 7:00pm @ 10-12 Building Auditorium
May 15 - Friday Breakfast - World Language Department
May 20 - River Valley Academy Graduation - 7:00pm @ RFC Cafeteria
May 22 - No School
May 25 - Memorial Day - No School
May 29 - Friday Breakfast - Electives
June 2 - RHS Graduation - 7:00pm @ Delta Plex
June 3 - Exam Review/5th Period Exam - Full Day
June 4 - 1st and 2nd Period Exams - Students dismissed at 11:00am
June 5 - 3rd & 4th Period Exams - Students dismissed at 11:00am