CALENDAR

2017-2018
Calendar Of Events


2017-2018 Calendar of Events

SEPTEMBER 2017

·       Friday Sept 08th – 7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers  review POA and Plan Hayride & Sept 22nd Chapter Meeting. Start Fall Flower Bulb Sale.

·       Mon- Sept 11th – Last Day to reserve a bus seat $150.00 Deposit for National FFA Convention Trip due (optional trip)

o    See separate flyer handed out Weds Sept 06 – Must turn in Reservation form.

·       Mon Sept 11th – Last day to order Broilers for state contest (optional) (Must pay by Sept 25th)

·       Thurs Sept 14th – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Open House

·       Sat Sept 16th* – 7:00 PM Hay Ride & Corn Maze  - Coleman’s Corn Maze (bring money for cider and donuts)

·       Sept 20th 4-8 PM Culvers of Belleville Fund Raiser

·       Fri Sept 22nd. – 7:00 AM- 7:40 AM -  All Chapter Meeting - Ag Room – Class Meetings 

·       Sat 23rd Rain Date – Coleman’s

·       Mon Sept 25th – Last day to FFA pay dues on time for extra credit.

o    $300 balance due for National FFA Convention ($450 total est.)

·       Tues Sept 26th. Broilers arrive for state contest – 7:00 AM  Come to Ag Room Back door with a box for transport.

o    Excused Field Trip for participants that have birds at home until end of 2nd period.

OCTOBER 2017

·       October 02, 2017 – The AET.com September Records Due

·       Friday Oct 06 7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers

·       Thu Oct 12 – Parent Teacher Conferences

·       Fri Oct 13th – September AET –  Last Day Grades Change

·       Thursday October 19th – 7:00 AM All Chapter Meeting

·       Friday Oct 20 – No School 

·       Oct 24-28th – Trip to National FFA Convention – Indianapolis, Indiana– Tues – Sat (optional trip)

·       Oct 31 -  Monday- Broiler Weigh Day – (Weigh all birds and remaining feed. Take inventory for report)

NOVEMBER 2017

·       Weds Nov 01, 2018 – October AET Records Due

·       Thu Nov 2*(Tentative) – Michigan Broiler Contest – Fowlerville (All Day Animal Science Field Trip)

·       Fri Nov 3rd – Animal Science & Ag Bio Chicken BBQ- bring a side dish to pass.

·       Nov 08- Nov 9th. Fall Officer State Leadership Camp – Top 6 Chapter Officers Only - Lansing

·       Fri Nov10th – 

·       Monday Nov 13th – 6:00 PM Milan HS* Region 2 Farm Bureau Discussion Meet.

·       Friday Nov 11th

o    7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers

o    Last Day for grade change requests on October AET.

o    Completion of FFA Greenhand Degree Requirements Due for first year students.

o    3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Craft Show Parking Lot Set Up Committee – Community Service Project - Saline Middle School, 7190 Maple Rd.

·       Sat Nov 11th – 6:45 AM – 3:00 PM Craft Show Parking Lot Crew Middle School – Community Service Project

·       Wednesday Nov 15…4-8 PM Culvers of Belleville

·       Friday Nov 17th 7:00 AM All Chapter Meeting - Officers Report by 6:45

·       Monday Nov 27th, 2014 – Star State Degree Apps sent to State FFA Office

o    Academic Excellence Applications Due

o    #SpeakAgMichigan Applications Due

·       Weds 29- Thurs 30 FALL TRIMESTER FINAL EXAMS

DECEMBER 2017

·       Fri Dec  01 – NOVEMBER AET Records Due – Early Release Day

·       Fri Dec 08th

o    7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers – Plan Greenhand Intitiation

o    November AET- Last Day for Grade Change Requests (20 SAE hours minimum Sept, Oct, Nov)

·       Friday Dec 15th – 7:00 AM Sharp - Greenhand Degree Initiation & Chapter Meeting - Officers Report by 6:45

·       2nd - 4th Year Students need to work on degree & award applications Due Jan 8th

·       1st Year Students need to work on Agriscience Fair Project – Research Paper Due January 15th.

·       NO SCHOOL – Sat Dec 23 – Jan 07 Winter Break

JANUARY 2018

·       Mon Jan 8th. Balanced, Printed Out, Pictures, Signed by Parents:

o    State SAE Award Portfolios and Degrees due with photos and signatures. (2nd-4th year students mandatory)

o    State Band, Chorus & Talent Forms

·       Thurs Jan 11th -  Star Degree Candidate Interviews – Farm Bureau – Lansing – with Parents.

·       Thu Jan 11th – 3:00 PM - Mellor takes the following forms to Region 2 State Awards Scoring – Milan High School.

o    Regular State Degrees, Outstanding JRs, State Proficiencies, State Officer Apps, State Band Choir, Talent

·       Fri Jan 12th – December/Year End AET- Records Due – All Students (28 hours minimum in SAE Sept to Dec)

·       Fri Jan 12th - 7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers

o    Final POA Outstanding Chapter Report Mailed to State Office – Daisy & VPs

·       Mon Jan 15th – NO SCHOOL MLK Day

·       Fri Jan 19th - 7:00 AM All Chapter Meeting - Officers Report by 6:45

o    Last Day to Upload Ag Science Research Paper to State Website for Evaluation

·      http://www.michiganffa.com/association/applications/m_agriscience.html

·       Thu Jan 25 – Parent Teacher Conferences

·       Fri Jan 26th – 3:00 PM- 4:30 PM – Set up Farm Toy Show  - Liberty School

·       Sat Jan 27th – 6:00 AM- 4:30 PM – Farm Toy Show – Liberty School

·       Wed Jan 31, 2017 2:40 PM - National FFA Scholarship Online Form submitted and approved (seniors with 2+ years)

o    District Leadership Contests – Whiteford – report Start of 5th Hour in Official Dress

FEBRUARY 2018

·       Feb 01 – January AET Last Day for Grade Change Requests - (8 hours SAE Jan, 36 hours Sept to Jan Minimum)

·       Feb 04 or 5th,* tentative – Ag Science Fair – 8thGrade open house. Judging starts at 6 PM

·       Thu Feb 08th. 6:00 PM - State Officer Interviews - Springport

·       Fri Feb 09th

o    7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers

o    AET Records – Last Day for Grade Change Requests for January

o    All Local Winner Arthur Berkey FFA Agriscience Fair Applications Due for state office.

·       Wed Feb 14, 2017 Regional Leadership Contests – Saline – After school - everyone and parent helpers needed!!!!

·       Fri Feb 23th - 7:00 AM All Chapter Meeting - Officers Report by 6:45

MARCH 2018

·       Fri Mar 02nd 7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers

·       Wed - Fri March 07-09th  2017 State FFA Convention- MSU

·       Friday March 09th – February - AET- Last Day for Grade Change Requests (8 SAE hours for Feb Min, 42 hours Sept – Feb Minimum)

·       Wed –Thu March 14 – 15th FINAL EXAMS WINTER TRIMESTER

·       Fri March 16– Records Day – NO SCHOOL

·       Monday March 19 – Start of Spring Trimester – Skills Teams Start.

·       Weds March 21, 2018 

o    7:00 AM All Chapter Meeting - Officers Report by 6:45

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o    Culver’s of Belleville Fund Raiser – 4:00 – 8:00 PM

·       Sat March 24-Sunday April 01, 2018 Spring Break

·       Sun March 25th 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM FFA/4H Horse Judging MSU Pavillion (during break)

·       Fri March 30 – Final Skills Teams Form Due (during break)

APRIL 2018

·       Friday April 06 - 7:00 AM Executive Committee Meeting – Ag Room – All Chapter Officers

·       Fri April 14th – March - AET- Last Day for Grade Change Requests (8 SAE hr Min for March, 50 hr min Sept to March)

·       Tuesday April 18th – Project RED (tentative)

·       Fri April 20th  State Skills Contests MSU – 5:45 AM – 2:30 PM (All Attend except horse team)∫

·       Sun April 22nd State Officer Interviews – 1:00 PM - Springport HS 

·       Weds April 25th - Final Day to turn in Local Proficiency Award Applications & Degrees

o    Local awards judged that night…NO LATES

·       Friday April 27th - 7:00 AM All Chapter Meeting - Officers Report by 6:45

o    New officers do opening ceremonies for camp from memory.

·       Sunday-Monday April 29- 30th – Region 2 Leadership Camp – All 2018-19 Top 6 Chapter Officers

MAY 2018

·       Fri May 4th – Executive Committee (New & Old) + Banquet Committee – 7 :00 PM

·       May 07 -12th  – Greenhouse Sale (3 – 6 PM Mon – Fri, 10 AM – 4:00 PM Saturday)

·       Fri May 11th – April - AET- Last Day for Grade Change Requests (8 SAE hr min for April, 58 SAE hours minimum Sept to April)

·       Date TBD May 14-17– 6:00 PM Silent Auction(tentative)

o    6:15 PM -Parent & Member Awards Banquet

·       Thu May 24-25th – Senior Exams

·       Mon May 26 – NO SCHOOL Memorial Day

JUNE 2018

·       Sunday June 03rd Senior Commencement

·       08th – May – AET- FINAL Records Last Day for Grade Change Requests Due FOR 9TH -11TH GRADE Non consortum

o    (8 SAE HOURS MINIMUM FOR MAY, SEPT TO MAY 66 SAE HOURS MINIMUM)

·       14th -15th SALINE FINAL EXAMS

JULY 2018

·       12th Livestock Judging Contest – MSU

·       18th Dairy Judging & Dairy Showmanship Contest MSU

·       20th Meats Judging Contest MSU

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