The Bronco Buzz

February 12

UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE FORKS

  • Monday, February 15- Student Holiday- Teacher Work Day - Please see schedule for our Professional Learning...arrival at 9am, Grab 'n Go snacks from 9-9:30, Professional Learning starting at 9:30am!
  • Tuesday, February 16- ACCESS Testing
  • Wednesday, February 17- ACCESS Testing
  • Thursday, February 18- ACCESS Testing
  • Thursday, February 18- PLC
  • Friday, February 19- ACCESS Testing
  • Friday, February 19- Blazin Bronco Breakfast--Media Center
  • Friday, February 19- 6 Week Progress Reports Go Home
  • Friday, February 19- PAGE Representative will be here in front Mail room
  • Friday, February 19- Extended Homeroom
  • Friday, February 19--A-Team Meeting
  • Saturday, February 20- Bronco Academy Session 1- 8:00- 10:30
  • Saturday, February 20- Saturday Opportunity School- 9:00-11:00am
  • Saturday, February 20- Bronco Academy Session 2- 11:00- 1:30
TIP- Remember that the Staff Calendar can be accessed on the FFMS Training Page in eCLASS. Click the button below to access the Staff Calendar now.

WINS FOR THE WEEK!

  • The week started with our wonderful PTSA giving us a check for $3000 to go toward STEAM/Technology! They support us in so many ways!!!
  • Trivia Night was a BIG hit! We had a lot of fun and a fantastic time! Congratulations to the "Brightest Bulbs" who won it all! A special "thank you" to Dennis Turnham for putting it all together and to all of the staff members who helped out and played hard! As promised, the group with the most participation would get a treat...congratulations to our Clerical/Support Staff for having the most participants! They will get their treat next week!
  • The Lady Broncos continue to march on in the Eastern Division Championship games beating Shiloh last Saturday and Bay Creek on Wednesday! They will now face off against Snellville MS tonight...5pm...@ Brookwood HS. Hope to see you there!
  • STEAM Night was an incredible success! Thanks to the members on the FFMS STEAM Committee for leading the way! A big shout out to Mr. Whatley for his guidance and direction! Sarah Erickson...WOW!!!! The building was completely transformed by your artistic talent! What an awesome way to showcase the great work at Five Forks! Our special guests were so impressed with what they saw last night!
  • The Talent Show is tonight at Grace Church starting at 6:30pm! We hope you'll go to the basketball game and then come on over to see our talented students and faculty members perform!
  • What a wonderful treat...another Duty Free Lunch--courtesy of our Five Forks Fathers! Also, thank you to our clerical staff for making the room pretty and for the sweet treats!

COUNT ME IN AWARD... Jessica Smith

Jessica is an excellent teacher! She always makes learning fun in her classroom and carefully crafts her lesson to meets the needs of her students. She makes great connections with her students and works hard to support them in a variety of ways. She is a wonderful resource for other teachers as well and is happy to share her lesson ideas across her two different subject areas. We are so lucky that she moved up to middle school this year!

TECH NEWS

FFMS MEDIA CENTER BLOG

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DID YOU KNOW???

  • 15% of U.S. women send themselves flowers on Valentine's Day.
  • 73% of people who buy flowers for Valentine's Day are men, while only 27 percent are women.
  • About 1 billion Valentine's Day cards are exchanged each year. That's the largest seasonal card-sending occasion of the year, next to Christmas.
  • About 3% of pet owners will give Valentine's Day gifts to their pets.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

February


7- Jacob Bennett

8- Carla Kuny

8- Alexa Maring

10- Suzanne Elder

12- Tracy Senker

13- Rebecca Kessler

20- DJ Jackson

21- Jeni Greene

24- April Coston

27-Brenda Cotton