Daily Announcements Friday, November 19th, 2021

Daily Announcements Friday, November 19th, 2021, 111 Days Left!

To submit announcements, subscribe or unsubscribe, please email gwozny@fuhsdistrict.net  by 12:00 pm the school day before it is to run. Club announcements must be approved by advisors prior to submission. Announcements will run as long as we deem necessary unless specific dates are requested. 

A big thank you to the FUHSD cafeteria, especially Big Mike and Gina, and all the AR students who helped with serving our Thanksgiving Feast!! 

Academy Awards for being on their TOES!   Remember to turn your awards into the office to get them entered into the weekly/monthly drawing!




Finals Sweet Relief: As we all know finals are just around the corner. This is a time when students start to stress out and spend every waking moment studying. We NEED a break! And we are here to give you one. During the week of finals, Brian and Jessica will be passing out treats at the SSC, but they need your help. If you would like to team up with them for Winter Sweet Treats and help make baked goods for fellow students, email Jessica  jlamas@fuhsdistrict.net and help start a tradition!


Fir Acres Writing Workshop (June 26th-July 9th, 2022): Fir Acres is a two-week residential summer creative writing program for talented 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. For more information, follow this link: https://college.lclark.edu/programs/fir_acres/


Calling all writers!!​​: Have you written a short piece recently that you'd like to share in the yearbook? We've got a page for you! If you've got a bit of written work (poetry, short story, quote, etc.) that is around 50 words or less, please share it with us to get your work in the yearbook and out in the world!



Info Night Volunteers: AR students! Would you like to help promote the Academy of the Redwoods to the next generation? We are looking for students to attend our online Info Night on Wednesday, December 1st, at 6 PM on Zoom. Earn a community service hour and share your experience and love for AR! Contact Principal King at aking@fuhsdistrict.net if you are interested


AR Winter Assembly Talent Needed!!- Would you like to perform for your AR community? December 17th is the day of our assembly so if you are interested in performing please email Mr. King at aking@fuhsdistrict.net by Dec. 3rd. 


Upcoming Teen Court Training: Humboldt County Teen Court (a program of the Boys & Girls Club) is hosting a training for new teen volunteers in grades 8-12th on Thursday, December 9 th from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club Admin Offices, 939 Harris Street, Eureka, CA 95503. Free. Email, call or text to reserve a spot. For more information call 707-444-0153 or text 707-362-1514 or email hcteencourt@bgcredwoods.org


CR Finals - It’s almost that time of year! If you are taking a CR class make sure to plan ahead and find out when your CR final will be given. If there is a conflict with an AR class you need to contact your AR teacher and make arrangements NOW, not later!! 

Yearbooks on Sale NOW - Another unprecedented year, another yearbook to document it! You may purchase your 2021/2022 AR Yearbook at the AR attendance office by filling out an order form and purchasing with cash or a check made payable to Academy of the Redwoods. You may also purchase using a debit/credit card online

 Information Night: AR is currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. For more information about the application process or program, attend the AR Information Night on December 1st, at 6 PM on Zoom. Additional information, including the Zoom link (under “Events”), can be found on the AR website https://ar.fuhsdistrict.org/ or by contacting the office at (707) 476-4203.

CR Spring Class Schedule: Start planning your spring schedule! The CR Spring class schedule can be viewed in WebAdvisor as of November 1st. Class registration for AR students will not begin until December 14th. If you need assistance with course selection, Brooke will be coming to Tier 2A and 2B classes The week of November 8th. If you would prefer to meet with Brooke individually, request an advising appointment by clicking HERE

CR Vaccination Requirement -  To curtail the spread of the virus and protect the long-term health of staff, faculty, students and local community, students will have to verify that they have been fully vaccinated by October 30, 2021 in order to register for CR face-to-face or hybrid classes in the Spring 2022 term. 

You can access up-to-date COVID-19 Guidelines at AR in English and Spanish at this link.

Graduating Students 

HSU Fall Preview: Last day today!!From November 15th-19th, Get a sneak peek of student life and more at Humboldt State! This year, Fall Preview will be held virtually, but you will still get access to amazing faculty, staff, and students to help you in your college search journey. Visit the fall preview website to view the schedule of events and sign up for event reminders. If you have any questions, contact luckythelumberjack@humboldt.edu or 707-826-4402. Don't miss this chance to experience HSU! Click here for the Fall Preview Website 

4th Year/Senior Portraits: It’s time to think about your final pictures for the AR yearbook graduates! Each graduate will have a spot for two pictures. You may provide them or Lifetouch will be in the AC 1/12 to take three photos. One with a cap and gown, one with formal wear, and one with street clothes. These are free of charge and you are urged to get one, you don’t have to use it in the yearbook or buy copies. If you decide to use other photos you must submit them to gwozny@fuhsdistrict.net by 2/28 as jpegs.Please email gwozny@fuhsdistrict.net if you have any questions. 

Clubs- all AR clubs must follow a protocol 


-Astronomy: Bi-weekly on Mondays during lunch, in the AC!  Email Brian at bfeuerman@fuhsdistrict.net if you have any questions. Our upcoming meeting dates can be found here!


-Dinosaur Club: Rawwwrrrrr!!!!!!! During lunch in the field next to the AC. 


-Anime Club:  after school in the SSC between 2:50 and 3:50


-GSA: Thursdays at lunch in the AC! Everyone is welcome:) If you have any questions email Randi Maveety at rmaveety@fuhsdistrict.net 

-Yearbook: every other week SSC 3-4 

-WAR (Writers of AR): WAR meets weekly on Thursdays at 4-5 pm on Hang Outs. Email heavenburns@fuhsdistrict.net if you have any questions. 


-Minority Priority Club: Please join MP during lunch in the AC. 

-Collage Club: in the SSC from 3:00 to 4:00. 

Upcoming Important Dates-

11/22 – 11/26:Thanksgiving Break - NO SCHOOL

12/13-17: CR finals

12/15 and 12/16: AR finals 

12/17: Winter Assembly- Early Release

12/18 -1/4/2022: AR Winter Break - NO SCHOOL

1/5/2022: AR Spring Semester Begins

1/15/2022: CR Spring Semester Begins

1/12/2022: Lifetouch Senior Portraits 

-Don’t forget to get your AR Gear at the AR Sidelines store!! 

AR calendar on the website. Check us out at ar.fuhsdistrict.org

Please remember we follow a different calendar than other Humboldt county schools so plan accordingly!

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