Nothing is to be sold at this school!!

 fund raiser items approved through the principal's office



A servant or slave employed to work the land, and in some countries attached to the soil and transferred with it.

Formerly, if the land on which Russian serfs worked was sold, they too would be sold into the service of the new landowner.

Let x~~y be defined as x2y for all x and y.

What is the value of a~~b if a=2 and b=3/2 ?

2 Tuesday's Answers

Identify the figure of speech used in the following sentence:

Caroline was rendered speechless to such a degree that she talked of nothing else for the rest of the day.
a. Irony
b. Hyperbole
c. Personification
d. Euphemism

The detective dedicated his life to hunting down the truth.

What does "hunting down the truth" mean in this sentence?

a. The detective preferred to work with a gun.
b. The detective was determined to tell the truth.
c. The detective wanted to eradicate the truth.
d. The detective was determined to learn the truth.

Wednesday, April 16,  2014

TODAY'S LUNCH: Turkey Roast, Rice and Gravy, Sweet Potatoes, Mustard Greens, Cornbread, and Oranges

FBLA MEMBERS:  interested in running for an officer position for the 2014-15 school year should download and print the linked application form, complete it, and turn it in to Ms. Lyles by Thursday, April 17 at 3 p.m.


  • If you are doing a research paper or a project for class that requires  PowerPoint, Excel, etc.  There are now mini laptops that you can check out of the library.  These are only for working with MS Office, they will not connect to the Internet.

  • Football tryouts areTODAY at 3:15 to 4:00. Bring workout clothes and shoes and dress in boys PE room in the gym.  Be in the weight room before 3:15.  Do not be late.  You must see Coach Wheeler or Coach Purvis and sign before Monday April 14th  and sign up.

  • Phones taken during the last month of school will be held until the end of school.  Remember the handbook states, according to school board policy, that NO CELL PHONES are allowed on campus..


  • Ms. Dunn has 3 prom tickets left for any senior who has changed their mind about going or bringing a date. $50.00 first come first serve.

  • The following students owe Mrs. Dunn candy money. It must be paid or you will not get your cap and gown. - J. Bell, M. Bingham, C. Boone, A. Donald, G. Johnson, Det. Malone, Deq. Malone, L. Smith, M. Watson.

  • Please be aware that you must have ALL fines paid before you can receive your cap and gown for graduation!! (Examples: Library, Senior Candy Money Sales, Beta, FBLA, Senior Supplies, Textbooks, etc.)

  •  Scholarship Website...

  • Ms. Nichols needs to see these seniors ASAP!! A. Cole, & M. Wallace. ALSO, K. McLemore, D. Mays, S. Whitley, L. Thomas, and A. Anderson


  • If anyone has any old laptop or projector bags in their room that they are not using please send them to Ms. Martin.

  • The Value Teacher Representative is in the Parent Resource Center in the library today, for anyone interested in 403B retirement plan.

  • VERY IMPORTANT:  We have to take up ALL  LAPTOPS running XP this includes the grey DELLS and the GATEWAYS.  Ms. Martin will be doing this beginning THURSDAY, the 17th, if you have a teacher laptop at home please have it at school for Thursday morning.  If you have anything on them you would like to keep please take it off. 

  • The ThinkPad Cart is set up and in the library. See Ms. Parker to check it out.

  • The classroom sets of calculators are ready to be checked out. There is no time limit on how long you keep them, but we will need them back during testing.  See Ms. Martin to check them out.  Also, please give her a 24 hour notice before you need them so she can have time to check them out.  So you can check them out for a day, a week, a semester....


LOSFA has a mobile app.
Seniors check it out:


Career Coach, Ms. Hardman, is on campus Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:15 - 2:30

It is time to begin looking at dates to enroll in the college or colleges of your choice for early bird scholarships. Look up the dates your college wants enrollment due to be eligible for scholarships. Will also be information posted on Guidance bulletin boards.

Begin checking Mrs. Robbins' scholarship page now. The link is on the school's website and a paper copy is posted on the bulletin board outside the Guidance Office and one on first hall. Mrs. Robbins updates this page regularly. Do not miss out on scholarships available to you

Tuesday, May 6th  Senior Grades are due @ 3:00 P.M.
Wednesday, May 7th Seniors turn in all textbooks
Thursday, May 8th Senior Awards Night @ 6:00 Cafeteria or Gym
Friday, May 9th
  • Seniors Last Day
  • Post Senior fines to fine list in the office before the end of the day.
Tuesday, May 13th
  • Issue Caps and Gowns
  • Practice on the Track at 9:00 A.M.
  • NO SENIORS will be allowed in the building this day.