Forsyth High School

Principal's Report - May 2022

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Forsyth High School Vision Statement

Forsyth High School...Is to be the pinnacle building in an elite academic district that produces responsible, conscientious citizens that make a positive impact on their families and society

Current Enrollments as of May 17th


  • Freshmen - 113 total students - 92.9% attendance rate

  • Sophomores - 118 total students - 92.0% attendance rate

  • Juniors - 103 total students - 92.1% attendance rate

  • Seniors - 100 total students - 92.3% attendance rate

  • Total Students - 434 total students - 92.3% attendance rate

Upcoming Events

  • May 18 Senior Scholarship Night in PAC (6pm)

  • May 19 Baccalaureate for seniors and parents (7am)

  • May 20 High School Graduation at the Mansion Theatre @ 7pm

  • May 26 Last Day of School

  • May 31 - June 22 Summer School

Graduation at The Mansion Theatre

Friday, May 20th, 7pm

189 Expressway Lane

Branson, MO

Thursday, May 19th

7:00am – Baccalaureate (Multi-Purpose Gym)

8:30am – Graduation Practice (PAC)

All seniors walking at graduation MUST attend practice!

Bring your Cap, Gown, & Stole for pictures!


Friday, May 20th

6pm – Students and Teachers Report to The Mansion Theatre

6pm - Doors open for seating

7pm – Graduation

10:30pm – Project Graduation Departs

FHS Summer School 2022


Forsyth High School will have four types of summer school offerings.


1. Personal Finance and Health courses: These optional courses are for students going into the 10th / 11th Grades next school year. These courses are offered through LAUNCH and will be taught online. Students will not come to campus to complete these courses. Students who have taken these courses in the past have reported they are quite rigorous and any student who opts to take these courses should be prepared to spend a minimum of 3 hours a day on each course. There is a limited number of open slots available, so reply ASAP. Session is from June 6 – June 30.

2. Credit Recovery: These courses are for any student who needs to re-take a core class (math, science, English, & history). All credit recovery summer school courses will be taught through the Edgenuity learning program facilitated by FHS teachers. Students will complete modules online to receive course credit. These are seated courses from May 31 – June 22 (8 am – 3:20 pm).

3. Drivers Education. Drivers Education will be offered starting May 31st at Forsyth High School. All students enrolled will receive five days of class instruction followed by driving instruction. Students must be 15 years of age by May 31st. Students must have a drivers permit prior to starting the class.

4. Attendance Recovery. Students may attend summer school to make up their attendance deficiencies. Attendance recovery is from May 31 – June 22 (8 am – 3:20 pm).

Students interested in summer school must sign up in the HS Office before May 20th.

Teacher Appreciation Week

May 3rd - May 6th was teacher appreciation week. The Forsyth High School Staff was treated to breakfast and lunch everyday, and they were treated to over 100 gift drawings ranging from gift certificates, Branson show tickets, oil changes, and much more. Teachers were also excited for wearing jeans all week.


May 3: Breakfast provided by the HS Office

May 3: Lunch (Alfredo Pasta and Salad) Provided by Church 3:16

May 4: Breakfast (Krispy Cream Donuts) sponsored by the HS Office

May 4: Lunch (Steak & Chicken) sponsored by the Forsyth School Board

May 5: Mystery Breakfast provided by HS office

May 5: Sonic Drinks provided by HS office at 10 am

May 5: Lunch provided by First Baptist Church (Lasagna)

May 6: Breakfast (Krispy Cream Donuts) sponsored by MSTA

May 6: Lunch sponsored by Branson Bank (BBQ Sandwiches)

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Athletics

Baseball (17-7)

  • 20 members
  • Byron Richardson head coach


Softball (17-7)

  • 23 members
  • Jeff Walls is the head coach


Golf

  • 12 members
  • Tim Owens is the new head coach
  • Facebook: @Forsyth Golf

    Twitter: @fhs_timowens

    Instagram: forsyth_golf


Boys Tennis (13-1)

  • 11 members
  • Paul Voliva is the head coach


Bass Fishing

Keegan Etheridge and Zack Strahan qualified for the state bass fishing tournament to be held in September.

Cooper Voliva competes at State Golf

Cooper Voliva traveled to Columbia, MO to compete in the state golf meet on May 16-17 against 81 golfers from across the State of Missouri. Congratulations on qualifying for State!!
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State Bound

Jaden Campbell and Kollin Kolb advanced to state in doubles after defeating a team from Bolivar 6-3, 6-2. The State Tournament is 5/20 and 5/21.


They are the first doubles team in school history on the boys side to be 2 time district champions, sectional winners, and 2 time state qualifiers.

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District Tennis Champs

The Forsyth Boys Tennis Team defeated NCA 5-2 to win the third district title in school history and first since 2008.
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West Plains Tennis Tournament Champs

As a team Forsyth finished in first place.

Kollin Kolb and Jaden Campbell won flight 1 doubles.

Levi Lux and Lucas Bearden won flight 2 doubles.

Hadyn Edwards finished 4th in flight 1 singles.

Drue Coen finished second in flight 2 singles.

Republic Tennis Tournament

The Forsyth team finished 4th as a group. Pictured below is Kollin Kolb and Jaden Campbell who finished 2nd in flight 1 doubles.
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Individual District Tennis Results

Jaden Campbell and Kollin Kolb are district champions in doubles and advance to sectionals.

Hadyn Edwards placed second in singles and advanced to sectionals.

Drue Coen is all district in singles.

Softball Captures the Conference Title

Congratulations to the Forsyth girls softball team who won the softball conference title by beating Clever 11-1.
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JROTC attend Honor Flight

Forsyth JROTC recently attended the Honor Flight in Springfield, MO. Students were able to meet and greet several veterans. The picture with the older gentleman and a cane is a man who was at Normandy on June 6, 1944.

Mid-Lakes Conference Tournament Champs

The Forsyth Golf Team won the MLC tournament for the 2nd year in a row.


Individually

1st Team All Conference

Cooper Voliva (2nd overall)


2nd Team All Conference

Landon Shadden (6th overall)

Abrieum Kincaid (8th overall)

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Forsyth FFA Compete at State

The Forsyth FFA Chapter recently spent a week in Columbia, MO competing at the state level. They were also honored by visiting the State Capital as seen in pictures below.


The Forsyth Forestry Team led by Mr. Gailey won the state title for the 3rd consecutive year. Congratulations!!!

Forsyth JROTC visits the Branson Veterans Museum

Forsyth JROTC students recently visited the Branson Veterans Museum learning about some American History.

Prom King and Queen

Pictured below are the 2022 Forsyth Prom King and Queen. Congratulations Landry Stuart and Trevor Huey.
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