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FWSU NEWS
REQUESTS FOR GEORGIA, FAIRFAX & FLETCHER HOT LUNCH BIDS FOR THE 2015/2016 SCHOOL YEAR
All 3 Schools are all accepting bids from entrepreneurial individuals and established food service organizations to run a public school hot lunch program. Deadline for submitting a bid is 1pm, April 29, 2015 to theáFWSU office.

To find more details or fill out the RFP for Georgia click on the link below.
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To find more details or fill out the RFP for Fairfax click on the link below.
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Too find more details or fill out the RFP for Fletcher click on the link below.
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LINDA KEATING NAMED NEW DIRECTOR OF CURRICULUM

Franklin West Supervisory Union is pleased to announce that LINDA KEATING has accepted a position as the new Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment at Franklin West Supervisory Union, effective July 2015. She will replace Mary Lynn Riggs who is retiring after 6 years at FWSU. áRead the full press release here.
SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS
College Planning Night Thursday April 2nd 6:30pm
College Planning Night
áThursday April 2nd 6:30pm
Save the date to join the Guidance Office for discussion and information on the college planning process. Students and families are encouraged to attend together.á
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Kindergarten Registration Information for 2015-16
Information for Kindergarten may be found on the Guidance page (link found on left sidebar).
Enrollment registration packets may be picked up in the Guidance Office betweená7:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., MondayáthrougháFriday.á Forms are not available on the website.á Students must be age of five beforeáSeptember 1, 2015.
Attention Parents & Guardians of Junior Students
Attention Parents & Guardians of Junior Students
BFA will be offering the ACT college admission test free of chargeáon SaturdayáApril, 18th.á Juniors wishing to take advantage of this opportunity must register for the ACT using the paper registration method. Paper registrations are available in the Guidance Office and are due byáMonday March 2ndCompleted registrations should be handed to the Guidance Office.á If you have any questions, please contact your school counselor.

Please also visit our "Planning for College" pilot of the Learning Management System Schoology. This is designed to give you resources and information on the college planning process and also give you the chance to test out one of the new district level Learning Management Systems. Instructions to access this resource are attached. Please contact Katherine McElroy (849-0706 orákmcelroy@fwsu.org) with any questions or feedback on this resource.á
Schoology instructions:á/modules/groups/homepagefiles/cms/2119945/File/Schoology%20Instructions.pdf
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A Letter from Secretary Holcombe on the Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBAC)
We encourage you to view this letter addressed to parents and caregivers from VT Secretary of Education Rebecca Holcombe regarding the new SBAC assessment. á
Dishing up Local
Genesis
Genesis Winter 2015

Genesisááis a fine arts magazine published twice yearly by the BFA Fairfax "Poetry and Short Story" class. It contains original student work from Fairfax English classes and from a K-12 Fine Arts contest.áContact Fred Griffin (fgriffin@fwsu.org) to obtain a hard copy.

Click HERE to access a digital copy ofáá"Winter Genesis 2015"
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NEW BFA Spirit Wear Store!
BFA Fairfax is happy to announce our new on-line school store! áApparel and multipleálogos representing all co-curriculars and staff can be purchased online and shipped directly to your home through Rokkitwear! áYouth and adult sizes in everything from tshirts and pants, to hats and outerwear are available. áShow your school pride by visiting the following website. áA portion of all purchases go back to supporting BFA Fairfax!:
http://www.rokkitwear.com/school/8761-bellows-free-academy-fairfax
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Texting and Driving PSA
For your viewing p​leasure Ms. Welch and some of her students have provided us with a Public Service Announcement!
Click the Link!
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Lost and Found
if you are missing anything you can always check in the main office lost and and found. After a month, anything here will be going to GoodWill or Planet aid.á
Vermont Department of Health EBOLA Information
Please click the link below to see official information from the Vermont Department of Health pertaining to the EBOLA Virus

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BFA Fairfax Essential Expectation Self Assessment for high school students
Bellows Free Academy iPad Resources

iPad Resources:

Click here to access the
á á áHS iPad Presentation (YouTube)

á á áiPad Procedures &áInformation Guide (iBook Format)
á á áiPad Procedures & Information Guide (PDF Format)


áWorth Avenue Group offers an insurance discount for all BFA issued devices.
á á áWorth Avenue Group Insurance Portal
á á áWorth Avenue Group Claims Portal
á á áWorth Avenue Group General Information
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