FHS Newsletter

Fridley High School October 2021

Message from Patty Hand, Principal at Fridley High School

Hello Fridley Tigers! It has been a great start to our school year. We are so happy to have our students and staff back at Fridley High School. We are looking forward to a fantastic year as we work closely with our students to support, encourage, and inspire as they continue on their educational journeys.
Student Learning During School Building Closure

As we approach fall and plan for winter, we want to share this annual information with you regarding our procedure for school building closures and student learning when school buildings are closed.

FRIDLEY ONLINE ACADEMY UPDATES:

FRIDLEY HIGH SCHOOL NEWS:

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Student Support Services NEWSLETTER

Check out the newsletter to learn about upcoming events and information.

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REMINDER! BRING THESE ITEMS TO SCHOOL DAILY

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FRIDLEY ACTIVITIES UPDATES

ACTIVITIES NEWSLETTER

Click here to learn all about upcoming news from the FHS Activities Department!

Senior All-Night Party Registration and Fundraiser Info

Click here to learn more about what the All-Night Party Committee is working on!

OCTOBER IS COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE MONTH AT FHS!

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FAFSA Completion Night

During FHS Conferences on October 19th from 4-8pm and October 20th from 7:30am-11:15am, the Get Ready Program will be hosting a FAFSA Completion Night for FHS students and their families! This is an opportunity for students and families to get their FAFSA questions answered and complete their FAFSA with a Get Ready staff member. If you are interested in learning more about the FAFSA or completing your student’s FAFSA during FHS Conferences, please bring the following items on October 19th or 20th:

· Parent/Guardian’s 2020 Tax Forms (1040 forms)

· If the student worked and completed taxes in 2020, the student will need to bring in their 2020 tax form

· 2020 W-2 Forms

· Current Bank Statements

· Social Security Numbers


Questions? Please contact Matt Kiefer at kiefer@isd14.org or 763-502-5790

Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

Families Can Sign up for Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

Eligible families will receive monthly child credit tax payments from July through December 2021. The IRS Child Tax Credit Eligibility Assistant can help families decide whether they should register for monthly payments or file a regular tax return using IRS Free File. Eligible families can receive advance payments of $300 per month for each child under age 6 and up to $250 per month for each child age 6 years and older.

Click here to determine if you qualify, or to access the Child Tax Credit Eligibility Assistant.

Advance Payments of the 2021 Child Tax Credit: The Basics

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The 2021 Child Tax Credit: Three Steps to Getting Your Advance Payments

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Nutritional Services Newsletter & Updates

Click this link to learn more about the FREE Lunch program for all students, barcodes for breakfast/lunches, monthly menus, and more.

Updates from Fridley Transportation

The Fridley Transportation Department would like to share a Few reminders with you.


  • Please ensure that your child is dressed appropriately for the weather.
  • Your child is required to be at the scheduled stop 5 minutes prior to bus pick-up time.
  • If the bus is more than 10 minutes late, your child should go home and call the assigned bus company (see below).
  • Information about late busses is communicated through our messenger program, so please make sure that your contact information is accurate on the Parent Portal.
  • If school buildings are closed due to severe weather, the district will communicate by email and phone, and on the district website, local news channels and district social media.

Our Bus Contractors:

  • Route #’s 1 – 10: Voigt’s Bus Company 763-571-1241 (then select #2)
  • Route #’s 20 – 35: First Student (Champlin location) 763-421-5785
  • R & D Transportation (Vans) 763-767-1804 (then select #1)
  • Halo Transportation (Vans) 763-432-6806


Thank you and stay safe.

Fridley Transportation Department, 763-502-5151

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