Monday, Sept. 8

posted Sep 8, 2014, 6:30 AM by Chris Kelly

6th GRADE BAND: This week we begin our regular band lesson schedule. Today all saxophone and percussion will have lessons during your 7th hour music time which is the first half of the hour for teams A/C and second half of the hour for teams B/D. Please attend your lesson even if you forget your instrument. On Tuesday anyone who feels they need extra help with any instrument can come to the band room during their 7th hour music time for extra help.

HOMECOMING: Hey Forestview kids and staff:  Brainerd Homecoming is coming soon! Don't be caught without your FMS Spirit Wear! Forestview T-shirts, Sweatshirts and Hat orders are due by next Wednesday, Sept. 10th! If you didn't get a flyer at Open House or from your teacher, you can pick up one in the main office. Sample sizes are also available in the office if you need to try on something to get the right fit! Remember - orders are due next Wednesday!!

STUDENT COUNCIL: Attention Students interested in Student Council this year: You will need to pick up an application form in the office or in Ms. Kennedy's room (2602), complete the form and return it to Ms. Kennedy no later than Wednesday, September 10th. Students who were in student council last year only need to complete the personal information on the front of the form with parent signatures. You do not need to write another essay. New applicants should complete the form and the short essay. We look forward to another great year with our Forestview Student Leaders!


DEBATE: 7th and 8th graders interested in joining Debate, there is a meeting in Mr. Pritschet’s room, 2816, on Thursday the 11th at 6:00 PM. Why join Debate? You will have the chance to: Meet and compete with some of the brightest kids in the nation. Be part of a program that has been the Section 5 Champs two years running and has sent six kids to state in the last three years. Participate in an activity that will make you a stellar student and open the doors of the best universities. Learn how to argue so that your parents will end disagreements with, “Don’t you use that debate stuff on me!” Where else can you be feared, admired, and complimented for your intelligence and your ability to counter some else’s arguments? If any of this sounds intriguing, and if you know what intriguing means, check out the debate meeting in Mr. Pritschet’s room, 2816, on Thursday the 11th at 6:00 or see Mr. Pritschet in the team 8c area for more information.

Returning debaters, practice has started. Please get signed up and come to A110 at BHS as soon as you can. Cases and evidence are on dropbox. Come see Mr. Pritschet for more info.


STUDENT ACTIVITY PASSES: Student athletes no longer receive a free Student Activity Pass. Student Activity Passes to get into BHS Varsity activities can be purchased for $10 in the Community Education office by any Brainerd Public School district student. When school is in session student passes can only be purchased before school or after school.  Please bring correct change or a check payable to ISD #181.