Daily Bulletin

Welcome to Franklin Pierce High School's Daily Bulletin page. The Daily Bulletin is read to students over the intercom during first period every day. Posted here daily as well, bulletins are generally retained on the site for about four weeks.

 

June 17-20

Monday

Monday, June 17, 2019

Today we are on a special finals schedule and have finals in periods 1, 2 and 3. Lunches today will be according to your second period teacher. Be sure to check with your advisory teacher if you don’t know your 2nd period teacher’s lunch. Tomorrow is another full day with finals in periods 4, 5, and 6. Bell schedules for this week are posted in the office and the Commons.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your copy of our 2018-19 yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

Hafa adai 🌺 Kamusta 🌺 Talofa 🌺 Attention all Pacific Islander Club members! Our final meeting of the year is after school today. We’ll have our traditional potluck, vote in next year’s officers and have fun! Stop by the library for more details. 

The last Robotics Meeting of the year will be tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18th, from 2:50 to 4:30 in room 801. Please bring a food item or drink to share.

If you are taking an AP class next year and missed out on last Thursday’s meeting, please try to connect with your future AP teachers before you leave for summer break as they have valuable information to give you.

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

In sports . . .

Hey Boys Soccer players! Don’t forget your banquet this evening from 8 to 9 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. Juniors are bringing main dishes or appetizers; freshmen are bringing dessert; and seniors are bringing the drinks. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Lady Cards — it’s time for soccer! Come to an information meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18th, after school in the Corrigan room. We’ll talk summer workouts, fall soccer and World Cup. Come if you’re curious, we have room for everybody who wants to get into better shape and have fun doing it.

Tuesday

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Today we are on a special finals schedule and have finals in periods 4, 5, and 6. Lunches today will be according to your fifth period teacher. Be sure to check with your advisory teacher if you don’t know your 5th period teacher’s lunch. Tomorrow we have a 3-hour early release, with school dismissing at 11:45 . . . all classes meet tomorrow.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your copy of our 2018-19 yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

The last Robotics Meeting of the year will take place after school today from 2:50 to 4:30 in room 801. Please bring a food item or drink to share.

If you are taking an AP class next year and missed out on last Thursday’s meeting, please try to connect with your future AP teachers before you leave for summer break as they have valuable information to give you.

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

In sports . . .

Lady Cards — it’s time for soccer! Come to an information meeting after school today in the Corrigan room. We’ll talk summer workouts, fall soccer and World Cup. Come if you’re curious, we have room for everybody who wants to get into better shape and have fun doing it.

wednesday

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Today and tomorrow we are on a 3-hr early release schedule, with school dismissing at 11:45 am. All classes meet today; tomorrow you will start in Cardinal Connections.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your copy of our 2018-19 yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

BSU will be meeting today from 12 to 3:30 pm in room 1602 for a Juneteenth end of the year celebration.

If you are taking an AP class next year and missed out on last Thursday’s meeting, please try to connect with your future AP teachers before you leave for summer break as they have valuable information to give you.

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

Hey, have you lost anything recently? Be sure to check the window ledges in the main office to see if any of the lost & found items there belong to you.  All items left after the end of the school day tomorrow will be donated to charity.

In sports . . .

A message from Coach Koop for all those Lady Cardinals interested in playing soccer this year: Please accept my sincere apologies for missing our meeting yesterday and please pass that on to any of your parents who came as well.  Our summer workouts begin next Tuesday at 9:30 am in the weight room.  All dates and times are listed on a flyer available in the main office. I hope to see many of you over the summer for these tough, fun opportunities to bond and get fit.

Thursday

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Today we are on a 3-hr early release schedule, with school dismissing at 11:45 am. Enjoy your summer vacation, and we’ll see everyone back here on Tuesday, August 27th.

Remember . . . if you haven’t purchased a copy of our 2018-19 yearbook yet, you still have a little time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the day today.

If you are taking an AP class next year and missed out on last Thursday’s meeting, please try to connect with your future AP teachers before you leave for summer break as they have valuable information to give you. If you haven’t been able to connect, we do have copies of the suggested summer homework in the main office.

Hey, have you lost anything recently? Be sure to check the window ledges in the main office to see if any of the lost & found items there belong to you.  All items left after the end of the school day today will be donated to charity.

June 10-14

MONDAY

Monday, June 10, 2019

Today is Cardinal Connections; tomorrow will be Learning Lab.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder: FPHS is a drug free school. Bringing drugs/alcohol, or paraphernalia onto campus is an automatic 10-day suspension from school and Pierce County Sheriff will be notified. Distributing drugs or alcohol is an automatic 20-day suspension from school.

And just a quick reminder . . .  all student vehicles must have an FP parking permit, and all students should park only in the student parking lot.

Hey Cardinals, yearbooks are here! If you have already paid for your yearbook, you can pick it up during your lunch today in the Corrigan Room.

Please join us for our last Mural Club meeting of the year tomorrow, Tuesday, after school in room 1606. We will be holding elections and celebrating what we accomplished this year!

The Crochet Group will meet one last time tomorrow, Tuesday, June 11th, from 3 to 4 pm in room 1305. Come and pick out yarn for your summer projects.

Hey Cards! If anyone is interested in volunteering for Relay for Life, come on down to Mr. Henry’s room, 1702, this afternoon. Honor Society will be hosting this group, but all are welcome and encouraged to participate! The event will take place June 22nd from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

In sports . . .

Attention Cross Country runners!   Our first practice takes place today!  We will meet in the stadium.  Be sure you are registered in FamilyID.  See Coach McNeil or Coach Marubayashi if you still need a summer training manual!

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet has changed! It is now scheduled for Monday, June 17th, from 8 to 9 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; freshmen should bring dessert; and seniors will be bringing the drinks. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Are you the next Cardinal golfer we’ve been looking for?  Interested in joining the FP girls or boys golf team next fall?  Come to Mr. Melvard’s room, 301, to pick up paperwork.  Not only will you learn a sweet new life skill, but it’ll be the best decision you’ve ever made!  We don’t make you run!  Come check it out today.

TUESDAY

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Today and tomorrow are Learning Lab; no early release this week.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder:  FPHS is a drug free school. Bringing drugs/alcohol, or paraphernalia onto campus is an automatic 10-day suspension from school and Pierce County Sheriff will be notified. Distributing drugs or alcohol is an automatic 20-day suspension from school.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your 2019-20 copy of the yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

Hey Cardinals! If you had 98% attendance or better in either April or May, be sure to stop by the Commons and get some cotton candy during your lunch.

Please join us for our last Mural Club meeting of the year after school today in room 1606. We will be holding elections and celebrating what we accomplished this year!

The Crochet Group will meet one last time this afternoon from 3 to 4 pm in room 1305. Come and pick out yarn for your summer projects.

The second leadership meeting for FCA – Fellowship of Christian Athletes – will take place tomorrow morning, Wednesday, June 12th, at 7:30 am in Mr. Quill’s room, 601.  Do your best to be on time! Donuts will be provided.

Attention Junior Girls! Do you have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher? Then join us at a Daffodil interest meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, June 12th, in Mrs. Shoopman’s room, 1101, from 2:50-3:10. 

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

Attention Book Club members! We still need a few more copies of Enrique’s Journey returned to the library.  Books for our Lunch with the Librarian events are supplied by the Summit Library, and we must return all copies they have lent us.  Please drop off your copy to Mrs. Goodrum.

In sports . . .

Attention all boys and girls tennis players! We will be meeting in Mr. Parson’s room, 1103, at 2:55 this afternoon about the upcoming tennis season. Please be sure to attend, so you won’t be left out of the plans for the upcoming summer tennis team.

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet has changed! It is now scheduled for Monday, June 17th, from 8 to 9 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; freshmen should bring dessert; and seniors will be bringing the drinks. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

 

WEDNESDAY

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Today is Learning Lab — no early release this week. Tomorrow will be Cardinal Connections.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder:  FPHS is a drug free school. Bringing drugs/alcohol, or paraphernalia onto campus is an automatic 10-day suspension from school and Pierce County Sheriff will be notified. Distributing drugs or alcohol is an automatic 20-day suspension from school.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your 2019-20 copy of the yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

 

Students who signed up to take one or more AP classes next year should attend an information meeting in the cafeteria Thursday morning — that’s tomorrow — during Cardinal Connections.

Attention Junior Girls! Do you have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher? Then join us at a Daffodil interest meeting after school today in Mrs. Shoopman’s room, 1101. 

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

Attention Book Club members! We still need a few more copies of Enrique’s Journey returned to the library.  Books for our Lunch with the Librarian events are supplied by the Summit Library, and we must return all copies they have lent us.  Please drop off your copy to Mrs. Goodrum.

In sports . . .

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet has changed! It is now scheduled for Monday, June 17th, from 8 to 9 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; freshmen should bring dessert; and seniors will be bringing the drinks. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

THURSDAY

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Today and tomorrow will be Cardinal Connections. And just a reminder to those of you signed up to take one or more AP classes next year . . . during Connections today be sure you attend the AP informational meeting in the Cafeteria.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder: FPHS is a drug free school. Bringing drugs/alcohol, or paraphernalia onto campus is an automatic 10-day suspension from school and Pierce County Sheriff will be notified. Distributing drugs or alcohol is an automatic 20-day suspension from school.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your 2019-20 copy of the yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

Just a reminder to those students who met with Mrs. Plaskett last week and received an invitation to the Alternative Luncheon: Today is the day! Please come to the Corrigan Room at 10:05 today for the Alternative Luncheon.

Hafa adai 🌺 Kamusta 🌺 Talofa 🌺 Attention all Pacific Islander Club members! Our final meeting of the year is after school next Monday, June 17th. We’ll have our traditional potluck, vote in next year’s officers and have fun! Stop by the library for more details. 

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

Attention Book Club members! We still need a few more copies of Enrique’s Journey returned to the library.  Books for our Lunch with the Librarian events are supplied by the Summit Library, and we must return all copies they have lent us.  Please drop off your copy to Mrs. Goodrum.

In sports . . .

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet has changed! It is now scheduled for Monday, June 17th, from 8 to 9 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; freshmen should bring dessert; and seniors will be bringing the drinks. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

FRIDAY

Friday, June 14, 2019

Today is Cardinal Connections. On Monday we will have finals in periods 1, 2 and 3. The bell schedules for the last four days of school are posted in the office and the Commons.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder:  FPHS is a drug free school. Bringing drugs/alcohol, or paraphernalia onto campus is an automatic 10-day suspension from school and Pierce County Sheriff will be notified. Distributing drugs or alcohol is an automatic 20-day suspension from school.

Hey Cardinals! If you haven’t purchased your 2018-19 copy of the yearbook yet, you still have time. Yearbooks can be purchased from the bookkeeper through the end of the school year.

Attention Key Clubbers! If you are planning to attend Relay for Life as part of the Key Club team, be sure to attend our mandatory meeting today after school in room 701.  P.S. — there will be Root Beer Floats.

Hafa adai 🌺 Kamusta 🌺 Talofa 🌺 Attention all Pacific Islander Club members! Our final meeting of the year is after school next Monday, June 17th. We’ll have our traditional potluck, vote in next year’s officers and have fun! Stop by the library for more details. 

If you are taking an AP class next year and missed out on Thursday’s meeting, please try to connect with your future AP teachers before you leave for summer break as they have valuable information for you.

Attention students! A few of you out there have overdue library books. Please return them to the library as soon as possible.  It’s the end of the year, and all unreturned items will be charged to your student account. 

Attention Book Club members! We still need a few more copies of Enrique’s Journey returned to the library.  Books for our Lunch with the Librarian events are supplied by the Summit Library, and we must return all copies they have lent us.  Please drop off your copy to Mrs. Goodrum.

In sports . . .

Attention Boys soccer players! Our banquet will take place next Monday, June 17th, from 8 to 9 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; freshmen should bring dessert; and seniors will be bringing the drinks. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Lady Cards —  it’s time for soccer! Come to an information meeting on Tuesday, June 18th, after school in the Corrigan room. We’ll talk summer workouts, fall soccer and World Cup. Come if you’re curious, we have room for everybody who wants to get into better shape and have fun doing it.

June 3-7

Monday

Monday, June 3, 2019

Today is Cardinal Connections; tomorrow will be Learning Lab.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder: littering is not only offensive towards our very hardworking custodial staff, but offensive towards our entire school and student body. Please do your part to help keep the school neat and tidy. Littering will result in a community service contract with your grade level administrator.

GSA will have its “end of the year celebration” after school today in room 703.  Be there or be square!

In sports . . .

Our Girls tennis banquet takes place today at 5 pm in the FP Cafeteria. Freshman and Sophomores bring a main dish. Juniors bring desserts. Seniors bring drinks. Coaches will bring the extra supplies. See you all there!

The Track and Field Banquet is tomorrow, Tuesday, June 4th, at 6:30 in the cafeteria.  Please be sure to bring your assigned dish.  See you there!

Attention athletes! If you plan to participate in summer and/or fall sports, now is the time to register in FamilyID for next year!  You must be registered in FamilyID and have a current physical on file to participate. And remember, physicals are only good for two years.

Are you the next Cardinal golfer we are looking for?  Interested in joining the FP girls or boys golf team next fall?  Come to Mr. Melvard’s room, 301, to pick up paperwork.  Not only will you learn a sweet new life skill, but it’ll be the best decision you’ve ever made!  We don’t make you run!  Come check it out today.

Tuesday

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Today is Learning Lab; tomorrow will be our last Wednesday early release of the year, with school dismissing at 1:15.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder:  littering is not only offensive towards our very hardworking custodial staff, but offensive towards our entire school and student body. Please do your part to help keep the school neat and tidy. Littering will result in a community service contract with your grade level administrator.

Are you a Christian student-athlete interested in more community at school? Come to the leadership meeting for FCA — Fellowship of Christian Athletes — tomorrow morning, that’s Wednesday the 5th, at 7:30 am in Mr. Quill’s room, 601. Donuts provided — all are welcome!

In sports . . .

The Track and Field Banquet takes place this evening at 6:30 in the cafeteria.  Please be sure to bring your assigned dish.  See you there!

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet will be next Wednesday, June 12th, from 5:30 to 7 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: seniors should bring drinks; juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; and freshmen should bring dessert. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Attention athletes! If you plan to participate in summer and/or fall sports, now is the time to register in FamilyID for next year!  You must be registered in FamilyID and have a current physical on file to participate. And remember, physicals are only good for two years.

Are you the next Cardinal golfer we’ve been looking for?  Interested in joining the FP girls or boys golf team next fall?  Come to Mr. Melvard’s room, 301, to pick up paperwork.  Not only will you learn a sweet new life skill, but it’ll be the best decision you’ve ever made!  We don’t make you run!  Come check it out today.

Attention Cross Country runners!   Our first practice will be on Monday, June 10th!  We will meet in the stadium.  Be sure you are registered in FamilyID.  See Coach McNeil or Coach Marubayashi if you still need a summer training manual!

WEDNESDAY

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Today is our last Wednesday early release of the year, with school dismissing at 1:15. Tomorrow will be Learning Lab.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder:  littering is not only offensive towards our very hardworking custodial staff, but offensive towards our entire school and student body. Please do your part to help keep the school neat and tidy. Littering will result in a community service contract with your grade level administrator.

And just a quick reminder . . .  all student vehicles must have an FP parking permit, and all students should park only in the student parking lot.

In sports . . .

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet will be next Wednesday, June 12th, from 5:30 to 7 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: seniors should bring drinks; juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; and freshmen should bring dessert. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Attention athletes! If you plan to participate in summer and/or fall sports, now is the time to register in FamilyID for next year!  You must be registered in FamilyID and have a current physical on file to participate. And remember, physicals are only good for two years.

Are you the next Cardinal golfer we’ve been looking for?  Interested in joining the FP girls or boys golf team next fall?  Come to Mr. Melvard’s room, 301, to pick up paperwork.  Not only will you learn a sweet new life skill, but it’ll be the best decision you’ve ever made!  We don’t make you run!  Come check it out today.

Attention Cross Country runners!   Our first practice will be on Monday, June 10th!  We will meet in the stadium.  Be sure you are registered in FamilyID.  See Coach McNeil or Coach Marubayashi if you still need a summer training manual!

 

THURSDAY

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Today is Learning Lab; tomorrow will be Cardinal Connections.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder:  littering is not only offensive towards our very hardworking custodial staff, but offensive towards our entire school and student body. Please do your part to help keep the school neat and tidy. Littering will result in a community service contract with your grade level administrator.

And just a quick reminder . . .  all student vehicles must have an FP parking permit, and all students should park only in the student parking lot.

The Crochet Group will meet one last time this Tuesday, June 11th, from 3 to 4 pm in room 1305. Come and pick out yarn for your summer projects.

In sports . . .

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet will be next Wednesday, June 12th, from 5:30 to 7 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: seniors should bring drinks; juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; and freshmen should bring dessert. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Are you the next Cardinal golfer we’ve been looking for?  Interested in joining the FP girls or boys golf team next fall?  Come to Mr. Melvard’s room, 301, to pick up paperwork.  Not only will you learn a sweet new life skill, but it’ll be the best decision you’ve ever made!  We don’t make you run!  Come check it out today.

Attention Cross Country runners!   Our first practice will be on Monday, June 10th!  We will meet in the stadium.  Be sure you are registered in FamilyID.  See Coach McNeil or Coach Marubayashi if you still need a summer training manual!

FRIDAY

Friday, June 7, 2019

Today and Monday will be Cardinal Connections.

Hey Cardinals!  Here is this week’s Handbook reminder: littering is not only offensive towards our very hardworking custodial staff, but offensive towards our entire school and student body. Please do your part to help keep the school neat and tidy. Littering will result in a community service contract with your grade level administrator.

And just a quick reminder . . .  all student vehicles must have an FP parking permit, and all students should park only in the student parking lot.

The Crochet Group will meet one last time next Tuesday, June 11th, from 3 to 4 pm in room 1305. Come and pick out yarn for your summer projects.

In sports . . .

Attention Boys soccer players! Our end of season banquet will be next Wednesday, June 12th, from 5:30 to 7 pm in Mr. Henry’s room, 1702. This will be a potluck: seniors should bring drinks; juniors should bring main dishes or appetizers; and freshmen should bring dessert. Family and friends are welcome. See you there!

Are you the next Cardinal golfer we’ve been looking for?  Interested in joining the FP girls or boys golf team next fall?  Come to Mr. Melvard’s room, 301, to pick up paperwork.  Not only will you learn a sweet new life skill, but it’ll be the best decision you’ve ever made!  We don’t make you run!  Come check it out today.

Attention Cross Country runners!   Our first practice will be on Monday, June 10th!  We will meet in the stadium.  Be sure you are registered in FamilyID.  See Coach McNeil or Coach Marubayashi if you still need a summer training manual!