FCAHS Blog


Lady Aggie Basketball Team Gives Back to Community

posted Dec 5, 2017, 12:24 PM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Dec 6, 2017, 6:19 AM ]

FCAHS Lady Aggies

Members of the Lady Aggie basketball team recently purchased and donated items to the Angel Tree program, helping two local children.  Coach Mack Gardner is the Lady Aggie basketball coach.  Way to go!  For more details, visit the Fox 23 website.  

Salvation Army Angel Tree Program


FCAHS Students Attend Leadership Summit

posted Dec 4, 2017, 7:07 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Dec 4, 2017, 7:08 AM ]

Congratulations to FCAHS juniors Elisabeth Walters and Makenzi Wilberding who were selected to attend the 6th Annual Palazzo Youth Leadership Summit at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.  Pictured below are Makenzi, Representative Palazzo, and Elisabeth.  

Students with Representative Steven Palazzo

FCAHS Art Students Featured in Hattiesburg Exhibit

posted Nov 28, 2017, 6:36 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Nov 28, 2017, 6:37 AM ]

The work of six FCAHS students was accepted into the 2017 Hattiesburg Arts Council High School Art Exhibit. The opening reception was held in conjunction with the Downtown Art Walk. Their work will be on display during the month of November.


Hattiesburg Arts Council Art Show




Help Prevent Teen Suicide

posted Nov 14, 2017, 9:56 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Nov 14, 2017, 9:58 AM ]

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide Logo

FCAHS school nurse, Ms. Tina Anderson, would like to invite all parents to review parent section of the website Society For The Prevention Of Teen Suicide.  O
ur school staff is currently in training to better assist students for any risk factors they may be experiencing and exhibiting. Please notify school nurse Ms. Anderson at extension #206 or school counselor Ms. Lea at extension #171 if you ever have any concerns regarding your student.

Canned Food Drive Competition

posted Nov 13, 2017, 6:22 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Nov 13, 2017, 6:23 AM ]

 
Cans of soup

The NHS and Student Council are collecting canned foods for people in need in Forrest County. Their goal is 1,000 cans. The class that collects the most cans will win an incentive break. Competition ends December 4.

Turn in cans to these class advisors:

Freshmen: Mrs.Keith
Sophomores:  Mrs.Tutor
Juniors:  Mrs.Mascagni
Seniors:  Mrs.Fortenberry

Juniors Attend William Carey University Fair

posted Nov 9, 2017, 5:57 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Nov 9, 2017, 5:59 AM ]

William Carey University hosted its annual Pine Belt College and Career fair recently.  A group of juniors from FCAHS attended to learn about transitioning from high school to college and career.  

FCAHS students who attended college fair

Seniors: It's Time to Start Thinking About Commencement Exercises!

posted Nov 7, 2017, 6:45 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Nov 13, 2017, 6:27 AM ]

Maroon cap gown and tassel
Seniors, there will be many deadlines coming your way over the next few months!  Please check your emails, the school website, and listen carefully to announcements.  One important deadline is February 1:  Senior Dues/Cap and Gown/NamePlease click on this link to view the form.  Completed forms should be given to Mrs. Fortenberry.  

Shelby Roberts Competes in Miss Mississippi Teen USA Pageant

posted Nov 1, 2017, 8:36 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Nov 1, 2017, 8:37 AM ]

Congratulations to Shelby Roberts who competed in the Miss Mississippi Teen USA Pageant October 26-28 in Tunica, MS.  Shelby currently holds the title of Miss Hattiesburg Teen USA 2017.  The Miss USA program gives young women opportunities to advance their career and personal goals through the pageant process.  Contestants compete in three areas:  Personal Interview, Athletic Wear/Swimsuit, and Evening Wear. 

Miss Hattiesburg Teen USA, Shelby Roberts, poses with Miss Madison Teen USA              Shelby Roberts poses with Miss Mississippi Teen USA



Harlan Mapp from USM's Phantom of the Opera Visits FCAHS Choir

posted Oct 31, 2017, 6:32 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Oct 31, 2017, 6:43 AM ]

The FCAHS choral activities department was treated to a visit from FCAHS Alumni Harlan Mapp (Class of 2008), star of The University of Southern Mississippi's sold-out production of The Phantom of the Opera.  Harlan talked to students about the production and the benefits of vocal health/education. 

Harlan Mapp dressed as the Phantom poses with choral activities students

Hsyra McLendon Joins US Army National Guard

posted Oct 31, 2017, 6:22 AM by Shelley Burge   [ updated Oct 31, 2017, 6:23 AM ]

Hsyra McLendon was recently sworn into the US Army National Guard.  Hsyra is an honor student and is actively involved in the choir at FCAHS.  Congratulations, Hsyra!  The FCAHS community is very proud of you!

Hsyra McLendon stands by the US flag after joining the US Army National Guard

Hsyra McLendon repeats the oath as she joins the US Army National Guard

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