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NOVEMBER 20, 2012

FDHS News Video - November 20, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
-effervescent (adj.) bubbly, lively
(My friend is so effervescent that she makes everyone smile.)

NOVEMBER IS NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH.

SPORTS NEWS
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM FOR BEATING GWYNN PARK THIS PAST SATURDAY.

WINTER SPORTS TRY-OUTS ARE TAKING PLACE NOW.  VISIT OUR ATHLETICS PAGE FOR COACHES' CONTACT INFORMATION.

EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

FRI. NOV 30TH, THERE WILL BE A BLOOD DRIVE BEING HELD STARTING AT 7:15 AM IN THE SMALL GYM. CONTACT ANY NHS MEMBER FOR MORE INFO
 
CLASS NEWS
NO CLASS NEWS AT THIS TIME.  HAVE A GREAT THANKSGIVING.

TESTING 1,2,3
NO TESTING NEWS AT THIS TIME.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
VISIT THE COUNSELING CENTER PAGE FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS.

CLUB HUB
If you are interested in Law, the Mock Trial team may be what you are looking for.  You must have at least a 2.0 and be able to attend practice 3-4 times each week for the next 3-4 months.  You must be able to speak publicly and have a basic fundamental understanding of the law.  First practices are Tuesday Nov 27  and Thursday Nov 29 in T7 beginning at 2:45; ending at 4.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO TYREK SINGLETARY, DOMINIQUE LUNSFORD, MARY PRICE, FAITH DEW AND TIANA WHEELER.
 
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and life-long learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

NOVEMBER 19, 2012

FDHS News Video - November 19, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
carouse (v.) to party, celebrate
(We caroused with our friends at the reception after getting married.)

NOVEMBER IS NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH.

SPORTS NEWS
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM FOR BEATING GWYNN PARK THIS PAST SATURDAY.

WINTER SPORTS TRY-OUTS ARE TAKING PLACE NOW.  VISIT OUR ATHLETICS PAGE FOR COACHES' CONTACT INFORMATION.

EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

FRI. NOV 30TH, THERE WILL BE A BLOOD DRIVE BEING HELD STARTING AT 7:15 AM IN THE SMALL GYM. CONTACT ANY NHS MEMBER FOR MORE INFO
 
CLASS NEWS
NJROTC Fund Raiser items will be available for pick-up TODAY

TESTING 1,2,3
NO TESTING NEWS AT THIS TIME.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
VISIT THE COUNSELING CENTER PAGE FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS.

CLUB HUB
IF YOU MISSED THE FUTURE TEACHER'S ASSOCIATION MEETING YESTERDAY PLEASE SEE MS. THOMPSON IN ROOM 104 FOR FUTURE MEETING INFORMATION.

If you are interested in Law, the Mock Trial team may be what you are looking for.  You must have at least a 2.0 and be able to attend practice 3-4 times each week for the next 3-4 months.  You must be able to speak publicly and have a basic fundamental understanding of the law.  First practices are Tuesday Nov 27  and Thursday Nov 29 in T7 beginning at 2:45; ending at 4.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO DUANE LEVY.
 
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and life-long learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

NOVEMBER 16, 2012

FDHS News Video - November 16, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
gregarious (adj.) drawn to the company of others, sociable
(Well, if you’re not gregarious, I don’t know why you would want to go to a singles
party!)

NOVEMBER IS NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH AND WE ALSO CELEBRATING AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK NOVEMBER 11-17TH.

SPORTS NEWS
COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM AS THEY TAKE ON GWYNN PARK THIS SATURDAY.
WINTER SPORTS TRY-OUTS ARE TAKING PLACE NOW.  VISIT OUR ATHLETICS PAGE FOR COACHES' CONTACT INFORMATION.

EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

FRI. NOV 30TH, THERE WILL BE A BLOOD DRIVE BEING HELD STARTING AT 7:15 AM IN THE SMALL GYM. CONTACT ANY NHS MEMBER FOR MORE INFO

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MOBILE DENTIST UNIT YOU MUST TURN IN YOUR DENTAL FORMS TO THE HEALTH ROOM BY TODAY.

TEENS AND JEANS WALK-A-THON FOR THE HOMELESS IS TOMORROW THE 17TH AT 10 AM AT BLADENSBURG WATERFRONT PARK. SERVICE HOURS WILL BE GIVEN FOR DONATED CLOTHES

KUDOS
Mrs. Turner and the PBIS team would like to recognize the excellent job done by Mrs. Lawrence's 2B class in working hard on the PBIS activity and submitting some great ideas which WILL be used this school year. Great job you guys!!
 
CLASS NEWS
NJROTC Fund Raiser items will be available for pick-up TODAY

TESTING 1,2,3
NO TESTING NEWS AT THIS TIME.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
VISIT THE COUNSELING CENTER PAGE FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS.

MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY IS VISITING THIS MORNING.  TO PARTICIPATE IN COLLEGE VISITS YOU MUST SIGN UP AHEAD OF TIME IN THE COUNSELING CENTER.

CLUB HUB
IF YOU MISSED THE FUTURE TEACHER'S ASSOCIATION MEETING YESTERDAY PLEASE SEE MS. THOMPSON IN ROOM 104 FOR FUTURE MEETING INFORMATION.

If you are interested in Law, the Mock Trial team may be what you are looking for.  You must have at least a 2.0 and be able to attend practice 3-4 times each week for the next 3-4 months.  You must be able to speak publicly and have a basic fundamental understanding of the law.  First practices are Tuesday Nov 27  and Thursday Nov 29 in T7 beginning at 2:45; ending at 4.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO KIARA MOON AND ISAIAH HARRIS.
 
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and life-long learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

NOVEMBER 15, 2012

FDHS News Video - November 15, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
ardor (n.) extreme vigor, energy, enthusiasm
(The soldiers conveyed their ardor with impassioned battle cries.)

NOVEMBER IS NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH AND WE ALSO CELEBRATING AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK NOVEMBER 11-17TH.

SPORTS NEWS
COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM AS THEY TAKE ON GWYNN PARK THIS SATURDAY.

EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

FRI. NOV 30TH, THERE WILL BE A BLOOD DRIVE BEING HELD STARTING AT 7:15 AM IN THE SMALL GYM. CONTACT ANY NHS MEMBER FOR MORE INFO

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MOBILE DENTIST UNIT YOU MUST TURN IN YOUR DENTAL FORMS TO THE HEALTH ROOM BY TOMORROW NOVEMBER 16TH.

TEENS AND JEANS WALK-A-THON FOR THE HOMELESS IS SATURDAY THE 17TH AT 10 AM AT BLADENSBURG WATERFRONT PARK. SERVICE HOURS WILL BE GIVEN FOR DONATED CLOTHES

KUDOS
Mrs. Turner and the PBIS team would like to recognize the excellent job done by Mrs. Lawrence's 2B class in working hard on the PBIS activity and submitting some great ideas which WILL be used this school year. Great job you guys!!
 
CLASS NEWS
NJROTC Fund Raiser items will be available for pick-up TODAY

TODAY DURING LUNCH IS THE LUNCH BUNCH RAP IN ROOM 129, ALL IB STUDENTS PLEASE ATTEND

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MOBILE DENTIST UNIT YOU MUST TURN IN YOUR DENTAL FORMS TO THE HEALTH ROOM BY NOV. 16TH

TESTING 1,2,3
NO TESTING NEWS AT THIS TIME.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
VISIT THE COUNSELING CENTER PAGE FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS.

MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY WILL BE HERE TOMORROW MORNING; REMEMBER IF YOUR NOT GOING TO ATTEND THE MEETING, PLEASE DON'T SIGN UP

CLUB HUB
Is teaching A career that interests you?
Join the Future Teacher's Association! first meeting is THIS Thursday THE 15th, after school in room 104. SEE Ms.Thompson for more information.

If you are interested in Law, the Mock Trial team may be what you are looking for.  You must have at least a 2.0 and be able to attend practice 3-4 times each week for the next 3-4 months.  You must be able to speak publicly and have a basic fundamental understanding of the law.  First practices are Tuesday Nov 27  and Thursday Nov 29 in T7 beginning at 2:45; ending at 4.

NHS MEETING TODAY STARTING AT 2:45 FOR ALL MEMBERS.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ASHLEY PHILLIPS.
 
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and life-long learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

NOVEMBER 14, 2012

FDHS News Video - November 14, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
boisterous (adj.) loud and full of energy
(The candidate won the vote after giving several boisterous speeches on television.)

NOVEMBER IS NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH AND WE ALSO CELEBRATING AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK NOVEMBER 11-17TH.

SPORTS NEWS
COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM AS THEY TAKE ON GWYNN PARK THIS SATURDAY.

EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

FRI. NOV 30TH, THERE WILL BE A BLOOD DRIVE BEING HELD STARTING AT 7:15 AM IN THE SMALL GYM. CONTACT ANY NHS MEMBER FOR MORE INFO

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MOBILE DENTIST UNIT YOU MUST TURN IN YOUR DENTAL FORMS TO THE HEALTH ROOM BY NOV. 16TH

TEENS AND JEANS WALK-A-THON FOR THE HOMELESS IS SATURDAY THE 17TH AT 10 AM AT BLADENSBURG WATERFRONT PARK. SERVICE HOURS WILL BE GIVEN FOR DONATED CLOTHES
 
CLASS NEWS
NJROTC Fund Raiser items will be available for pick-up TODAY

TODAY DURING LUNCH IS THE LUNCH BUNCH RAP IN ROOM 129, ALL IB STUDENTS PLEASE ATTEND

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MOBILE DENTIST UNIT YOU MUST TURN IN YOUR DENTAL FORMS TO THE HEALTH ROOM BY NOV. 16TH

TESTING 1,2,3
NO TESTING NEWS AT THIS TIME.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
VISIT THE COUNSELING CENTER PAGE FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS.

CLUB HUB
Is teaching A career that interests you?
Join the Future Teacher's Association! first meeting is THIS Thursday THE 15th, after school in room 104. SEE Ms.Thompson for more information.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR EAGLES - LAESHAWN MORRIS, BRIANNA CARR-ROSSER, AND JACARDI BROOKS
 
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and life-long learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

NOVEMBER 13, 2012

FDHS News Video - November 13, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
hedonist (n.) - one who believes pleasure should be the primary pursuit of humans
(Because he’s such a hedonist, I knew Murray would appreciate the 11 cases of wine I bought him for his birthday.)

NOVEMBER IS NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH AND WE ALSO CELEBRATING AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK NOVEMBER 11-17TH

SPORTS NEWS
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM FOR BEATING PATUXENT THIS PAST SATURDAY.

EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

FRI. NOV 30TH, THERE WILL BE A BLOOD DRIVE BEING HELD STARTING AT 7:15 AM IN THE SMALL GYM. CONTACT ANY NHS MEMBER FOR MORE INFO
 
CLASS NEWS
NJROTC Fund Raiser items will be available for pick-up TODAY

TODAY DURING LUNCH IS THE LUNCH BUNCH RAP IN ROOM 129, ALL IB STUDENTS PLEASE ATTEND

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF MOBILE DENTIST UNIT YOU MUST TURN IN YOUR DENTAL FORMS TO THE HEALTH ROOM BY NOV. 16TH

TEENS AND JEANS WALK-A-THON FOR THE HOMELESS. NEXT SAT. THE 17TH 10 AM BLADENSBURG WATERFRONT PARK SERVICE HRS GIVEN FOR DONATED CLOTHES

SENIOR CLASS NIGHT RUBY TUESDAYS IS TOMORROW
 
TESTING 1,2,3
NO TESTING NEWS AT THIS TIME.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
VISIT THE COUNSELING CENTER PAGE FOR INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIPS AND THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS.

CLUB HUB
Is teaching A career that interests you?
Join the Future Teacher's Association! first meeting is THIS Thursday THE 15th, after school in room 104.
SEE Ms.Thompson for more information.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
NO BIRTHDAYS TODAY.
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

OCTOBER 18, 2012


IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS

FATHOM (V.) TO UNDERSTAND, COMPREHEND

I CANNOT FATHOM WHY YOU LIKE THAT CRABBY AND MEAN-SPIRITED NEIGHBOR OF OURS.


SPORTS NEWS

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EAGLES GOLF TEAM FOR WINNING THE 1A/2A/3A COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP ON TUESDAY.  COACH WOODS SAID, "O'Mari Hammonds, Davon Dunn, Wade Windsor, Chris Valentine and Courtney Brice played there best and brought home the trophy. We had a successful season. Davon Dunn finished 3rd in the Freshman Tournament."  WAY TO GO EAGLES GOLFERS!!!


THE LADY EAGLES VOLLEYBALL TEAM TAKES ON GWYNN PARK.  JV MATCHES START AT 5:30 AND VARSITY AT 6:30.


COME HAVE PIZZA W/ OUR FDHS CHEERLEADERS ON OCT. 24 STARTING AT 5; YOU CAN REACH OUT TO ONE OF YOUR FELLOW CHEERLEADERS FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

EAGLES SOAR

TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.


HOMECOMING NEWS

VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.

 

CLASS NEWS

ALL CLASSES SHOULD MEET AFTER SCHOOL TO DECORATE THEIR AREA OF THE GYM FOR HOMECOMING.


ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 

 

TESTING 1,2,3

CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK YOU TO ALL STAFF AND STUDENTS FOR A SUCCESSFUL TESTING DAY.


COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE

THERE IS A COLLEGE VISIT AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.


CLUB HUB

NO CLUB NEWS TODAY.


BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS

NO BIRTHDAYS TODAY.

 

MISSION STATEMENT 

Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.


OCTOBER 17, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
VIRTUOSO (N.) - ONE WHO EXCELS IN AN ART; A HIGHLY SKILLED MUSICAL PERFORMER
EVEN THOUGH LYDIA STUDIED PIANO FOR MANY YEARS, SHE'S ONLY AVERAGE AT IT.  SHE IS NO VIRTUOSO, THAT'S FOR SURE.

SPORTS NEWS
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EAGLES GOLF TEAM FOR WINNING THE 1A/2A/3A COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP ON TUESDAY.  COACH WOODS SAID, "O'Mari Hammonds, Davon Dunn, Wade Windsor, Chris Valentine and Courtney Brice played there best and brought home the trophy. We had a successful season. Davon Dunn finished 3rd in the Freshman Tournament."  WAY TO GO EAGLES GOLFERS!!!

THE LADY EAGLES VOLLEYBALL TEAM TAKES ON FRIENDLY AT HOME TODAY AND PLAY THURSDAY @GWYNN PARK.  JV MATCHES START AT 5:30 AND VARSITY AT 6:30.

COME HAVE PIZZA W/ OUR FDHS CHEERLEADERS ON OCT. 24 STARTING AT 5; YOU CAN REACH OUT TO ONE OF YOUR FELLOW CHEERLEADERS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

HOMECOMING NEWS
VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.
 
CLASS NEWS
SENIORS THE LAST MAKE UP DAY FOR SENIOR PICS IS NOV. 2; THE SCHEDULE IS POSTED IN THE MAIN LOBBY. IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A PICTURE SESSION SEE MS. BAKER IN RM. 207

SENIORS PLEASE DONATE SUPPLIES FOR OUR FLOAT IN THE GYM WE NEED PAINT,, POSTERS, ALL THAT

THIS WEEK IS SPIRIT WEEK. 
TODAY IS CLASS COLORS DAY. 
WE WANT EVERYONE IN SCHOOL TO PARTICIPATE AND DRESS DOWN.

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
SAT, PSAT AND ASVAB TESTING IS COMING UP THIS WEEK ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17TH.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH A COLLEGE IS VISITING AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

CLUB HUB
NO CLUB NEWS TODAY.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
NO BIRTHDAYS TODAY.
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 16, 2012 is the deadline to register to vote in Maryland.  You can register to vote if you are at least 16 but you cannot vote in elections unless you are 18 at the time of voting.

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
EMPIRICAL (ADJ.) - BASED ON OBSERVATION OR EXPERIENCE
THE SCIENTIST GATHERED EMPIRICAL DATA ON THE GROWTH RATE OF DANDELIONS BY STUDYING THE DANDELIONS BEHIND HIS HOUSE.

SPORTS NEWS
THE LADY EAGLES VOLLEYBALL TEAM BEAT LARGO AND CENTRAL LAST WEEK.  WAY TO GO LADY EAGLES!!! THIS WEEK'S GAMES ARE TUESDAY @FAIRMONT, WEDNESDAY @HOME VERSES FRIENDLY, AND THURSDAY @GWYNN PARK.  JV MATCHES START AT 5:30 AND VARSITY AT 6:30.

COME HAVE PIZZA W/ OUR FDHS CHEERLEADERS ON OCT. 24 STARTING AT 5; YOU CAN REACH OUT TO ONE OF YOUR FELLOW CHEERLEADERS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

HOMECOMING NEWS
VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.
 
CLASS NEWS
SENIORS THE LAST MAKE UP DAY FOR SENIOR PICS IS NOV. 2; THE SCHEDULE IS POSTED IN THE MAIN LOBBY. IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A PICTURE SESSION SEE MS. BAKER IN RM. 207

SENIORS PLEASE DONATE SUPPLIES FOR OUR FLOAT IN THE GYM WE NEED PAINT,, POSTERS, ALL THAT

THIS WEEK IS SPIRIT WEEK. 
WEDNESDAY IS CLASS COLORS DAY. MAKE SURE YOU PURCHASE YOUR CLASS T-SHIRT BY THEN.
WE WANT EVERYONE IN SCHOOL TO PARTICIPATE AND DRESS DOWN.

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
SAT, PSAT AND ASVAB TESTING IS COMING UP THIS WEEK ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17TH.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH A COLLEGE IS VISITING AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

CLUB HUB
NO CLUB NEWS TODAY.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
NO BIRTHDAYS TODAY.
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 15, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
ACUMEN (N.) - KEEN INSIGHT
BECAUSE OF HIS MATHEMATICAL ACUMEN, LARRY WAS ABLE TO FIGURE OUT PROBLEMS IN MINUTES WHICH TOOK OTHER STUDENTS HOURS.

SPORTS NEWS
THE LADY EAGLES VOLLEYBALL TEAM BEAT LARGO AND CENTRAL LAST WEEK.  WAY TO GO LADY EAGLES!!! THIS WEEK'S GAMES ARE TUESDAY @FAIRMONT, WEDNESDAY @HOME VERSES FRIENDLY, AND THURSDAY @GWYNN PARK.  JV MATCHES START AT 5:30 AND VARSITY AT 6:30.

COME HAVE PIZZA W/ OUR FDHS CHEERLEADERS ON OCT. 24 STARTING AT 5; YOU CAN REACH OUT TO ONE OF YOUR FELLOW CHEERLEADERS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

HOMECOMING NEWS
VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.
 
CLASS NEWS
SENIORS PICK UP MRS. FIELDS FUNDRAISERS FROM MS. POINDEXTER

SENIORS THE LAST MAKE UP DAY FOR SENIOR PICS IS NOV. 2; THE SCHEDULE IS POSTED IN THE MAIN LOBBY. IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A PICTURE SESSION SEE MS. BAKER IN RM. 207

SENIORS PLEASE DONATE SUPPLIES FOR OUR FLOAT IN THE GYM WE NEED PAINT,, POSTERS, ALL THAT

SENIOR CLASS MEETING TUESDAY REGARDING HOMECOMING DANCE AND PARADE AFTER SCHOOL.
PLEASE ATTEND AND BRING A FRIEND.

THIS WEEK IS SPIRIT WEEK. 
MONDAY IS NERD/BAMA DAY. 
TUESDAY IS JERSEY DAY, CRAZY HAT DAY, AND TWIN DAY. MAKE YOUR PLANS FOR TUESDAY NOW.
WEDNESDAY IS CLASS COLORS DAY. MAKE SURE YOU PURCHASE YOUR CLASS T-SHIRT BY THEN.
WE WANT EVERYONE IN SCHOOL TO PARTICIPATE AND DRESS DOWN.

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
SAT, PSAT AND ASVAB TESTING IS COMING UP THIS WEEK ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17TH.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH A COLLEGE IS VISITING AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

CLUB HUB
NO CLUB NEWS TODAY.

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
NO BIRTHDAYS TODAY.
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 12, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
DIDACTIC (ADJ.)- INTENDED TO INSTRUCT
She wrote up a didactic document showing employees how to handle the company’s customers.

SPORTS NEWS
THE LADY EAGLES TAKE ON LARGO TONIGHT AT THE LARGO DIG PINK MATCH.  JV AT 5:30 AND VARSITY AT 7.  HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE.

JV AND VARSITY FOOTBALL TOMORROW AGAINST FORRESTVILLE;  AT 9:30 AM AND VARSITY’S GAMES STARTS AT 2PM.

COME HAVE PIZZA W/ OUR FDHS CHEERLEADERS ON OCT. 24 STARTING AT 5; YOU CAN REACH OUT TO ONE OF YOUR FELLOW CHEERLEADERS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

THE CREDIT UNION WILL BE HERE FROM 10-12am  IN THE CAFETERIA

HOMECOMING NEWS
HOMECOMING WEEK IS COMING.  VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.
ALL EAGLES ON HOMECOMING COMMITTEE, THERE’S A MANDATORY MEETING TODAY IN ROOM 207 AT 2:40; GYM DECORATION COMMITTEE MEMBERS, HOPE YOU BROUGHT YOUR SUPPLIES.
 
CLASS NEWS
SENIORS PICK UP MRS. FIELDS FUNDRAISERS FROM MS. POINDEXTER

SENIORS THE LAST MAKE UP DAY FOR SENIOR PICS IS NOV. 2; THE SCHEDULE IS POSTED IN THE MAIN LOBBY. IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A PICTURE SESSION SEE MS. BAKER IN RM. 207

REMEMBER THAT SENIOR CLASS SHIRTS WILL BE ON SALE FOR $15 DURING ALL 3 LUNCHES

SENIORS PLEASE DONATE SUPPLIES FOR OUR FLOAT IN THE GYM WE NEED PAINT,, POSTERS, ALL THAT

SENIOR CLASS MEETING TUESDAY REGARDING HOMECOMING DANCE AND PARADE AFTER SCHOOL.
PLEASE ATTEND AND BRING A FRIEND.

STUDENTS AND TEACHERS NEXT WEEK IS SPIRIT WEEK. MONDAY IS NERD/BAMA DAY. 
TUESDAY IS JERSEY DAY, CRAZY HAT DAY, AND TWIN DAY. MAKE YOUR PLANS FOR TUESDAY NOW.
WEDNESDAY IS CLASS COLORS DAY. MAKE SURE YOU PURCHASE YOUR CLASS T-SHIRT BY THEN.
WE WANT EVERYONE IN SCHOOL TO PARTICIPATE AND DRESS DOWN.

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
SAT, PSAT AND ASVAB TESTING IS COMING UP NEXT WEEK ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17TH.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH A COLLEGE IS VISITING AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

CLUB HUB
SGA, CLASS, AND NHS OFFICERS ARE TO MEET WITH MR. SAUNDERS IN THE CONFERENCE ROOM THIS MORNING AT 9:30

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO KALYSS ANDERSON AND BRIANA!!!
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 11, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
DEFT(ADJ.)- SKILLFUL, CAPABLE
HAVING WORKED IN A BAKERY FOR MANY YEARS, mARCUS WAS A DEFT BREAD MAKER.

SPORTS NEWS
THE LADY EAGLE VOLLEYBALL TEAM WILL TAKE ON CENTRAL @CENTRAL TODAY AND PARTICIPATE IN THE DIG PINK MATCH @LARGO ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12TH AT 5:30 (JV) AND 7:00(V).  PLEASE COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR LADY EAGLES AND THE DIG PINK FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER RESEARCH.

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER AGAINST CROSSLAND 3PM

COME HAVE PIZZA W/ OUR FDHS CHEERLEADERS ON OCT. 24 STARTING AT 5; YOU CAN REACH OUT TO ONE OF YOUR FELLOW CHEERLEADERS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

HOMECOMING NEWS
HOMECOMING WEEK IS COMING.  VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.
ALL EAGLES ON HOMECOMING COMMITTEE, THERE’S A MANDATORY MEETING TODAY IN ROOM 207 AT 2:40; GYM DECORATION COMMITTEE MEMBERS, HOPE YOU BROUGHT YOUR SUPPLIES.
 
CLASS NEWS
SENIORS PICK UP MRS. FIELDS FUNDRAISERS FROM MS. POINDEXTER

SENIORS THE LAST MAKE UP DAY FOR SENIOR PICS IS NOV. 2; THE SCHEDULE IS POSTED IN THE MAIN LOBBY. IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A PICTURE SESSION SEE MS. BAKER IN ROOM 207.

STARTING TODAY, SENIOR CLASS SHIRTS WILL BE ON SALE FOR $15 DURING ALL 3 LUNCHES.

SENIORS PLEASE DONATE SUPPLIES FOR OUR FLOAT IN THE GYM WE NEED PAINT, POSTERS, ETC.

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
SAT, PSAT AND ASVAB TESTING IS COMING UP NEXT WEEK.

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH A COLLEGE IS VISITING AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

CLUB HUB
NO CLUB NEWS TODAY.
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 10, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
COSMOPOLITAN (ADJ.)- SOPHISTICATED, WORDLY
In the play "Pigmalaion" the lead character is pulled from a life amongst unsophisticated street people and was transformed into a cosmopolitan woman.

SPORTS NEWS
THE LADY EAGLE VOLLEYBALL TEAM WILL TAKE ON CENTRAL @CENTRAL ON THURSDAY AND PARTICIPATE IN THE DIG PINK MATCH @LARGO ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12TH AT 6:30.  PLEASE COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR LADY EAGLES AND THE DIG PINK FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER RESEARCH.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

THURSDAY OCT. 18TH A COLLEGE IS VISITING AT 8AM RM 129. GO TO THE COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

HOMECOMING NEWS
HOMECOMING WEEK IS COMING.  VISIT THE HOMECOMING PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION RELATED TO HOMECOMING EVENTS.
 
CLASS NEWS
JUNIORS - FUNDRAISER MONEY GOES TOWARDS PROM. RAISE MONEY FOR A SPECTACULAR PROM AND PARTICIPATE!

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
SAT, PSAT AND ASVAB TESTING IS COMING UP NEXT WEEK.

CLUB HUB
ART CLUB MEETS TODAY
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 8, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
COGNIZANT (ADJ.)- AWARE, MINDFUL
The graduating senior began to weap as she became more cognizant that she would soon be away from her high school friends.

HAPPENING TODAY
ANY NEW TEACHERS WILL MEET TODAY IN THE DATA ROOM AT 2:30 TO BRIEF YOU ON YOUR TRANSITION TO FDHS

ATTENTION IB MYP STUDENTS YOU WILL MEET WITH MS.DEVILLE IN ROOM 129 TO PLAN FOR THE JEAN WALK-A-THON TODAY & WEDNESDAY DURING ALL 3 LUNCHES

SPORTS NEWS
THE LADY EAGLE VOLLEYBALL TEAM WILL TAKE ON CROSSLAND TUESDAY @FDHS, CENTRAL @CENTRAL ON THURSDAY AND PARTICIPATE IN THE DIG PINK MATCH @LARGO ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12TH AT 6:30.  PLEASE COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR LADY EAGLES AND THE DIG PINK FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER RESEARCH.
 
EAGLES SOAR
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

HOMECOMING NEWS
ATTENTION ALL FEMALES: PLAY IN THE ANNUAL HOMECOMING POWDERPUFF FEMALES ONLY FLAG FOOTBALL GAME ON THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH @ 1:30 PM. THERE WILL BE A INTEREST MEETING TOMORROW AT 2:30 IN MRS. HILL’S ROOM. NO FALL ATHLETES ARE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE.
 
CLASS NEWS
JUNIORS - FUNDRAISER MONEY GOES TOWARDS PROM. RAISE MONEY FOR A SPECTACULAR PROM AND PARTICIPATE!

ANYONE NEED SERVICE HOURS? EARN SERVICE HOURS FROM SPORTS AND LEARNING COMPLEX FROM 10AM - 4PM CALL THIS # FOR MORE INFO 301-717-9899 
 
TESTING 1,2,3
JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY THE END OF THE DAY TODAY.

CLUB HUB
NO CLUB NEWS TODAY
 
MISSION STATEMENT 
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

October 5, 2012


IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS

COGENT (ADJ.)- INTELLECTUALLY CONVINCING

The cogent cheerleader convinced the teacher to change her grade.


SPORTS NEWS

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER AT GWYNN PARK TODAY AT 3PM

PLEASE COME OUT TO THE FDHS FIELD AND SUPPORT YOU VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM AGAINST CROSSLAND AFTER SCHOOL TODAY AT 3:30

EAGLES SOAR

TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.


HOMECOMING NEWS

ATTENTION ALL FEMALES: PLAY IN THE ANNUAL HOMECOMING POWDERPUFF FEMALES ONLY FLAG FOOTBALL GAME ON THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH @ 1:30 PM. THERE WILL BE A INTEREST MEETING TOMORROW AT 2:30 IN MRS. HILL’S ROOM. NO FALL ATHLETES ARE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE.

CLASS NEWS

THE CLASS OF 2015 IS SELLING CHICK-FIL-A TODAY AFTER SCHOOL.

TESTING 1,2,3

JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY OCTOBER 8.


CLUB HUB

NO CLUB NEWS TODAY

MISSION STATEMENT

Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.


October 4, 2012


IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
ARTISAN (N. )- CRAFTSMAN
THE ARTISAN WAS WELL-KNOWN THROUGHOUT HIS COMMUNITY.


SPORTS NEWS

JV AND VARSITY VOLLEYBALL AT 5:30 PM AGAINST FORRESTVILLE

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER PLAY G. PARK TOMORROW AT 3PM AT G. PARK
ALSO ALL STUDENTS PLEASE COME OUT TOMORROW AND SUPPORT YOU VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM AGAINST CROSSLAND AFTER SCHOOL AT 3:30

EAGLES SOAR

TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.


THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE WILL BE VISITING TODAY FROM 9AM TO 1PM.


HOMECOMING NEWS

ATTENTION ALL FEMALES: PLAY IN THE ANNUAL HOMECOMING POWDERPUFF FEMALES ONLY FLAG FOOTBALL GAME ON THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH @ 1:30 PM. THERE WILL BE A INTEREST MEETING TOMORROW AT 2:30 IN MRS. HILL’S ROOM. NO FALL ATHLETES ARE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE.

CLASS NEWS

SENIORS WILL BE ABLE TO PICK UP MRS. FIELDS FUNDRAISER FROM THE CAFETERIA NEXT WEDNESDAY FROM 3 TO 5:30PM
ALSO CLASS OF 2015 ARE SELLING CHICK-FIL A TOMORROW SO BRING YOUR MONEY TO SUPPORT

TESTING 1,2,3

CONGRATULATIONS EAGLES YOU HAVE MADE IT TO THE LAST DAY OF HSA TESTING FINISHES TODAY. GOOD LUCK.

TODAY YOU CAN REGISTER FOR PSAT IN ROOM 129 FROM 10:15-11:55. 
JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY OCTOBER 8.


CLUB HUB

NHS MEETING TODAY AT 2:45

MISSION STATEMENT

Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.


October 3, 2012


IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS

TODAY IS OCT. 3RD , A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS

AESTHETIC (ADJ.)- ARTISTIC, RELATING TO THE APPRECIATION OF BEAUTY

Her aesthetic outlook on things gave her an optimistic view on life.


SPORTS NEWS

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER  @ SUITLAND AT 3 PM

ALSO AT 3, THERE IS A CROSS COUNTRY TRACK MEET AT PATUXENT PARK

EAGLES SOAR

TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.


WE HAVE A COLLEGE VISIT TODAY; GO TO THE COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.


HOMECOMING NEWS

ATTENTION ALL FEMALES: PLAY IN THE ANNUAL HOMECOMING POWDERPUFF FEMALES ONLY FLAG FOOTBALL GAME ON THURSDAY OCTOBER 18TH @ 1:30 PM. THERE WILL BE A INTEREST MEETING TOMORROW AT 2:30 IN MRS. HILL’S ROOM. NO FALL ATHLETES ARE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE

FLAGS PRACTICE TODAY AFTER SCHOOL SEE MS. WALLS FOR MORE INFO

CLASS NEWS

JUNIORS - FUNDRAISER MONEY GOES TOWARDS PROM. RAISE MONEY FOR A SPECTACULAR PROM AND PARTICIPATE!

TESTING 1,2,3

HSA TESTING CONTINUES UNTIL THURSDAY. GOOD LUCK.


THURSDAY YOU CAN REGISTER FOR PSAT IN ROOM 129 FROM 10:15-11:55.


JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY OCTOBER 8.


CLUB HUB

ART CLUB MEETS TODAY RM 111

ANIME CLUB MEETS TODAY RM 113 AT 2:30


BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS

NO BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS TODAY 

MISSION STATEMENT

Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.



October 2, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
ADROIT (ADJ.) - SKILLFUL, DEXTEROUS
The student was more adroit in math rather than English.

SPORTS NEWS

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER @FAIRMONT HEIGHTS AT 3PM

JV AND VARSITY VOLLEYBALL @SURRATTSVILLE AT 5:30 PM

EAGLES SOAR

TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. STUDENTS SAVE YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.


WE HAVE A COLLEGE VISIT WEDNESDAY; GO TO THE COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.

GLOBAL MINDED CITIZENS

HAVE YOU BEEN TO FRANCE?  WOULD YOU LOVE TO GO!

WELL YOU’RE IN LUCK, OUR SCHOOL IS SPONSORING A TRIP THERE THIS YEAR. INFORMATIONAL MEETING TODAY FROM 6:30-7:30 FOR ALL THOSE INTERESTED. IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED YOU STILL CAN. CONTACT MS. ENANE, MR. BRANNAGAN, OR MS. URY FOR MORE INFO

CLASS NEWS

JUNIORS - FUNDRAISER MONEY GOES TOWARDS PROM. RAISE MONEY FOR A SPECTACULAR PROM AND PARTICIPATE!

THE SENIOR CAR WASH IS TOMORROW (@BOJANGLES) WE NEED DONATIONS OF SPONGES DETERGENT, PAPER TOWELS AND OTHER CAR WASHING MATERIALS. PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS THE LOWERING OF OUR PROM TICKETS. SEE MRS. MCDUFFIE OR POINDEXTER

TESTING 1,2,3

HSA TESTING CONTINUES UNTIL THURSDAY. GOOD LUCK.


THURSDAY YOU CAN REGISTER FOR PSAT IN ROOM 129 FROM 10:15-11:55.


JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY OCTOBER 8.


CLUB HUB

LEO CLUB MEETS TODAY IN RM 111 TILL 4:30


BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS

NO BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS TODAY ~  Feliz Cumpleaños. 

MISSION STATEMENT

Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

POWER THOUGHT OF THE DAY

A JOURNEY OF A THOUSAND MILES STARTS WITH A SINGLE STEP.


October 1, 2012

IT'S A B-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
CEREBRAL (ADJ.)- RELATED TO THE INTELLECT
Students take the SAT to prove their cerebral potential for college acceptance

Sports News
Douglass Golf Team’s last match is today at Twin Shields at 1:30

ALL SPECIAL NEEDS SOFTBALL PARTICIPANTS NEED TO HAVE THEIR PHYSICALS TURNED INTO TODAY OR THEY CANNOT PARTICIPATE WHEN PRACTICE STARTS OCT. 18TH
Eagles Soar
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. GRAND OPENING OF THE ""SOAR STORE"" ON MONDAY!! HOW MANY BUCKS DO YOU HAVE?

I HOPE YOU SAVED UP YOUR EAGLE BUCKS BECAUSE THE FDHS’ “SOAR STORE” IS OPEN! MAKE SURE YOU STOP BY AND CHECK IT OUT.

WE HAVE A COLLEGE VISIT WEDNESDAY; GO TO THE COUNSELING CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.
GLOBAL MINDED CITIZENS
HAVE YOU BEEN TO FRANCE?  WOULD YOU LOVE TO GO!
WELL YOU’RE IN LUCK, OUR SCHOOL IS SPONSORING A TRIP THERE THIS YEAR. INFORMATIONAL MEETING TODAY FROM 6:30-7:30 FOR ALL THOSE INTERESTED. IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED YOU STILL CAN. CONTACT MS. ENANE, MR. BRANNAGAN, OR MS. URY FOR MORE INFO
CLASS NEWS
JUNIORS - FUNDRAISER MONEY GOES TOWARDS PROM. RAISE MONEY FOR A SPECTACULAR PROM AND PARTICIPATE!
TESTING 1,2,3
HSA TESTING BEGINS TODAY AND CONTINUES UNTIL THURSDAY. GOOD LUCK.

THURSDAY YOU CAN REGISTER FOR PSAT IN ROOM 129 FROM 10:15-11:55.
JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY OCTOBER 8.

CLUB HUB
NO CLUB NEWS

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
NO BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS TODAY
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.
POWER THOUGHT OF THE DAY
ENJOY THE JOURNEY. THE DESTINATION ISN'T ALL ITS CRACKED UP TO BE.



September 27, 2012

IT'S AN A-DAY AND THE SAT WORD IS
HARDY (ADJ.)-ROBUST, CAPABLE OF SURVIVING THROUGH ADVERSE CONDITIONS
"IN DROUGHT CONDITIONS ONLY THE HARDY PLANTS WILL SURVIVE."
SPORTS NEWS
JV AND VARSITY VOLLEYBALL FACE - TO - FACE WITH OUR RIVALS @ GYWNN PARK 5:30 PM
DOUGLASS GOLF TEAM IMPROVED TO 4-0.  ONLY ONE MATCH LEFT IN THE REGULAR SEASON.  PLAYING AT TWIN SHIELDS ON MONDAY OCTOBER 1ST @1:30PM.
EAGLES SOAR
PROGRESS REPORT WINDOW IS OPEN; CLOSES TOMORROW. CHECK YOUR GRADES. STAY ON TOP OF YOUR SUCCESS.
TEACHERS PLEASE CONTINUE REWARDING YOUR STUDENTS WITH EAGLE BUCKS. GRAND OPENING OF THE ""SOAR STORE"" ON MONDAY!! HOW MANY BUCKS DO YOU HAVE?
GLOBAL MINDED CITIZENS
HAVE YOU BEEN TO FRANCE?  WOULD YOU LOVE TO GO!
WELL YOU’RE IN LUCK, OUR SCHOOL IS SPONSORING A TRIP THERE THIS YEAR. INFORMATIONAL MEETING TODAY FROM 6:30-7:30 FOR ALL THOSE INTERESTED. IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED YOU STILL CAN. CONTACT MS. ENANE, MR. BRANNAGAN, OR MS. URY FOR MORE INFO

CLASS NEWS
SENIORS - CAR WASH HAS BEEN MOVED TO OCT. 3RD (@BOJANGLES) WE NEED DONATIONS OF SPONGES DETERGENT, PAPER TOWELS AND OTHER CAR WASHING MATERIALS. PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS THE LOWERING OF OUR PROM TICKETS. SEE MRS.MCDUFFIE OR MS. POINDEXTER

JUNIORS - FUNDRAISER MONEY GOES TOWARDS PROM. RAISE MONEY FOR A SPECTACULAR PROM AND PARTICIPATE!
TESTING 1,2,3
HSA TESTING NEXT WEEK FROM MONDAY-THURSDAY, SEE DR. DORCH WITH QUESTIONS.

TODAY AND NEXT THURSDAY YOU CAN REGISTER FOR PSAT IN ROOM 129 FROM 10:15-11:55. 
JUNIORS ON OCTOBER 17 YOU WILL TAKE THE ASVAB TEST. STUDENTS WHO DON’T WANT TO TEST MUST HAVE A PARENT SUBMIT LETTER OR EMAIL TO MRS. DEVILLE BY OCTOBER 8.

CLUB HUB
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEETING TODAY AT 2:45 IN ROOM 103

BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS
TAMIA JAMES ~  Feliz Cumpleaños. 
MISSION STATEMENT
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.
POWER THOUGHT OF THE DAY
TURN YOUR SCARS INTO STARS

Have a great Thursday!

September 13, 2012
Happening Today

Seniors' last day for first payment of senior dues.
1st Day of Senior Portrait Make-up Sessions
Boys and Girls Soccer teams are taking on Gwynn Park @FDHS starting at 3:30.

It's a B Day
Today's SAT Word is precocious (adj.) advanced, developing ahead of time

Derek was so academically precocious that by the time he was 10 years old, he was already in the ninth grade.

Activities and Athletics
There is a Debate Team interest meeting at 2:45PM in Rm 110. See Ms. Lawanson for details. National Honor Society has a general meeting from 2:45-3:45 today in Rm 103.

GIRLS’ YOU LIKE PLAYING B-BALL? Open Gym is every Monday & Wednesday from 3:30-5:30. MUST report to ROOM 107 BY 2:45 FOR STUDY HALL.

ROTC Athletic Team practice for NJROTC Track and Field Team is from 2:45 - 5:00 today. All cadets are encouraged to attend.

Cross Country track meet at Eleanor Roosevelt @3:00PM.

Club Hub
FDHS Flag Squad is gearing up. Tryouts THIS TODAY & TOMORROW FROM 2:30-5:30 stop by rm. 130 for more info ALL INTERESTED ARTISTS, Art club meets every WEDNESDAY in room 111.

Class and Student News
Credit Union at Frederick Douglass HERE 2nd and 4th Friday of each month DURING LUNCH, STARTING THIS Friday.
open a savings or checking account WITH $5.00.

STUDENTS AGES 16-18! Teen Volunteer Services Program sponsored by Capital Caring. RECEIVE service learning hours by volunteering in your community. Average volunteer time IS 2-4 hours per week. Email csaunders@capitalcaring.org - CYNTHIA SAUNDERS

CLASS OF 2014 PARENT NIGHT SEPTEMBER 18TH SEE MS.CARTER W/QUESTIONS.

Senior News
First, today is the last day for your first payment on your senior dues. Pay during lunch in cash, check or money order. Make checks out to National Quality Products. See Ms. Baker in Rm 207 with questions.

Second, Senior fundraisers due TOMORROW. REMEMBER money raised can go towards your senior package. AND LAST! TODAY AND FRIDAY ARE THE LAST DAYS TO TAKE YOUR SENIOR PICTURES. CALL THIS NUMBER TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT 1-800-445-1189 (repeat phone number) YOU MUST TAKE YOUR PICTURE HERE IF YOU WANT TO BE IN THE YEARBOOK

College News
Seniors / Juniors: Shaw University will be here Sept. 20th at 9:15a.m. in Rm. 129 They are offering On Site Admissions for Seniors. You will need copy of your transcript and any SAT or ACT tests scores. Minimum GPA required is 2.0. ALSO Sam College in NORTH CAROLINA will be here September 27th at 8:15a.m. in Rm. 129. Sign up in Guidance Office FOR BOTH

Birthday Shout-Outs
Krystal Nelson

Power Thought of Day
Make this your year to move forward; it's time to elevate your game.

Our Mission, Your Mission Too
Frederick Douglass High School, an IB World school, empowers our students to become effective communicators, globally-minded problem-solvers, and lifelong learners who realize their potential and become ethical, service-oriented citizens.

Class of 2013 Senior Pictures
  • SEPT 13 - 2-830PM - MEDIA CENTER*
  • SEPT 14 -  2-830PM - MEDIA CENTER*

*MAKE UP DAY

NOV 2 - 830AM-2PM - MEDIA CENTER (FINAL MAKE UP DAY)

PARENTS/STUDENTS CAN CALL LIFETOUCH AT 1-800-445-1191 TO RESCHEDULE OR FOR QUESTIONS REGARDING PORTRAITS/PURCHASES

LIFETOUCH DOES ALL THE SCHEDULING
AND RESCHEDULING AND ORDERING
OF SENIOR PICTURES.

email address: Answers@lifetouch.com



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