Falcon Announcements

Week At A Glance

Monday, January 26, 2015 through Saturday, January 31, 2015

Monday, January 26:

SRT: BPA Meeting – B11

SRT: Senior Class Officers Meeting – B7

Tuesday, January 27:

SRT: Jr. High Student Council Meeting – 105

SRT: Jr. High FFA Meeting – A29

District I FFA Recreation Night at North Newton

High School: 4:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at home with Faith Christian: 6:00 p.m.

7th/8th Grade Girls Basketball at home with West Central: 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 28:

Thursday, January 29:

Varsity Girls Basketball at Faith Christian: 6:00 p.m.

7th/8th Grade Girls Basketball at Carroll: 6:00 p.m.

Friday, January 30:

SRT: High School Student Council Meeting – 108

SRT: Art Club Meeting - 111

Saturday, January 31:

FFA to State Dairy Foods Contest at Purdue

University: 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Band Solo & Ensemble at Twin Lakes High School: TBA

Varsity Wrestling at Sectional at Lafayette Jeff:  9:00 a.m.

Varsity Girls Basketball at Winamac: 11:00 a.m.
JV/Varsity Boys at Tri-County: 6:00 p.m.

Attention Parents:
On the front page of each of our school and district websites
is a link that takes you to a Google form. This forms asks

parents about their experience over the last couple weeks

regarding eLearning for their child/children. Please take a

moment  to complete the survey since the feedback is

appreciated and valued so that we may continue  to provide

our students with the 21st century learning skills they need

to be successful.

Please note: The snow make-up day will be Friday, February 13.
School will be in session that day!


Frontier Jr./Sr. High School
Snow Make Up Day-February 13, 2015
Due to a cancelled school day on Monday, January 12th, the Frontier Schools will make this day of instruction up on Friday, February 13, 2015.  School will be in session on this day.

Frontier eLearning Parent Feedback Collection Form
Parents, we would appreciate your feedback on our recent eLearning days due to inclement weather last week.  Information gathered from this form will help us make improvements and provide valuable about how the experience went at home.  We will close the survey by Friday, January 30th, so please take time to complete the survey:  

Here is the link to the survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1p6V7Z-WOMjE4zr8fLNlKdwrqJ91kvleL9aD5sh-8AYY/viewform?c=0&w=1

Frontier Schools Highlighted by WTHR (13) Indianapolis News for Innovative eLearning
The Frontier School Corporation was recently highlighted by WTHR (13) Indianapolis for their use of a traditional snow day's eLearning.  Mr. Hettinger, Frontier Jr/Sr High School principal spoke about the district's expectation for student completion of work and attendance requirements.  Senior Jacquie Chitty was also highlighted and interviewed as to her experience from a student's perspective in utilizing an eLearning day and the benefits of online learning as well as potential challenges.

You can view the news story by clicking here: http://www.wthr.com/story/27785328/schools-use-cold-day-to-try-out-e-learning

eLearning Letter to Parents
Please check out our new eLearning tab on each of our school's websites for valuable information concerning Frontier Schools' eLearning Option.

Click here for eLearning Letter to Parents

AnnouncementsJanuary 23,  2015

“Please rise for the pledge of allegiance, students in the hallway are to stop where you are and
face the nearest flag”.

Students, the Frontier Success Program starts this week. Student grades will be checkedtodayand any student with a failing grade will be notified to attend study sessions next weekon TuesdayandThursday from 3:10-4:15

If you are interested in helping with the daily video announcements, join the new Digital Production club. All students are welcome to join. We are looking for reporters, anchors, and camera people.
See Mrs. Rogers in room B-11 to sign up and for more information.

Carroll White REMC will be awarding nine scholarships in the amount of $1000 each to deserving college bound seniors that live in their service territory.  Application deadline is March 20th.  See Mrs. McMindes in the office if you are interested or would like an application.

Carroll White REMC will be sending one High School Junior to the 2015 Youth Tour to Washington DC.  See Mrs. McMindes to see if you are eligible or would like an application.  Application deadline is March 6th.

Auditions for the Frontier Variety Show will be held onWednesday, February 11th. If you can dance, sing, act, or play an instrument, we would love to see your talent! Sign up for your audition time outside the music room. The Variety Show will beWednesday, February 25th at 7pm. See Miss Yergler for more information.

The girls varsity basketball game with Pioneer has been rescheduled to Thursday, February 5th at home  at 6:00 p.m.

The Junior High Student Council is sponsoring a Valentine’s semi-formal dance on Saturday,

February 21st from 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. in the Commons Area. Guest forms are available on the office counter. They must be returned to the office by Friday, February 20th at 8:00 a.m.

SRT Meetings:

Friday:                                                   National Honor Society Meeting – B7
                                                                 High School Student Council Meeting – 108
                                                                 Sunshine Society Meeting – A28

Upcoming Athletic Events:

Friday:                                                   JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at South Newton: 6:30 p.m.

Saturday:                                              Varsity Wrestling at MWC at North White: 9:00 a.m.
                                                                JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at Covenant Christian    
                                                                High School – DeMotte: 6:30 p.m.   




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Jeff Hettinger, Principal
One Falcon Drive
Chalmers, IN 47929
219-984-5437 x1224
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