Our mission is to provide a positive and safe environment that inspires students to become responsible, well-rounded, civic-minded, global thinkers who are equipped with 21st century skills and are prepared for the academic rigors of high school and future challenges.
Courses for Advancement Summer School Session
Attention 8th Graders:
If you are interested in taking a course for advancement, please complete the form below. This form(s) needs to be submitted to Ms. Brigida, School Counselor, by June 5th. Courses must be pre- approved by FLHS administrators, and taken at an accredited high school, college, or FLBOE approved site. Also, students who sign up for a course for advancement or credit recovery in Algebra, Geometry and Algebra II must take the associated PARCC exam on August 8th & 9th at Fort Lee High School.
Summer Course for Advancement Form
At this time, our only approved program provider is Educere. Click the link for more information.
A complete list of FLBOE approved on-site programs will be available in May or June.
APRIL & MAY EVENTS
During the month of April, we will focus on the trait of self-discipline.
April 4th- Pizza With a Professional: Guest: Bergen County Sheriff's Dept.
April 6th-Pizza With a Professional: Guest: Google
April 10th-14th Spring Recess
April 26th-28th Math PARCC test administration
April 30th-Last day to submit AOF and PRE IB applications
During the month of May, we will focus on teamwork.
May 1st-3rd ELA PARCC test administration
May 4th-12th PARCC Make Ups
May 9th-AOF and PRE IB Interviews for spring applicants
May 23rd- BMX assembly
May 29th- Memorial Day- School Closed
May 31st- NJASK Gr 8 Science test administration
APPLICATIONS FOR AOF & PRE IB AT FLHS ARE STILL BEING ACCEPTED
Applications for the Academy of Finance and Pre IB program at FLHS are still being accepted. The deadline to submit an application is April 30th. Interviews will take place on May 9th. Applications may be accessed via Google Classroom. Please click on the links below for specific application instructions.
Academy of Finance
Pre IB program
March 3rd- Pizza With a Professional with Jordan Dabby, Vice President, Partnership Marketing-Macy's Parade & Entertainment Group.
March 15th- Deadline to submit Appeal Form for FLHS honors classes. Please see Ms. Brigida if you are interested in appealing for an honors class.
March 15th- Pizza With a Professional with Det. Marrero, Bergen County Sheriff's Dept.
March 30th- Pizza With a Professional with Dr. M. Lolis.
MARCH CHARACTER THEME OF THE MONTH
Our character trait of the month is TRUST.
FLHS Incoming 9th Grade Scheduling Season Information
Scheduling season is upon us! The FLHS teachers have put together videos to showcase the Visual & Performing Arts and 21st Century Life & Careers elective courses being offered to ninth graders. Please view the videos before completing the Electives Survey. All students, even those applying to other high schools, should complete and return the Elective Survey by Jan. 20th. Click here to view the 9th Grade Electives Video. Click here to view the Electives Survey. Click here to view the 2017-18 Program of Studies.
HAPPY NEW SCHOOL YEAR!
Happy New School Year to all 8th graders!!
I look forward to meeting all of you. This year will be a special one for all of you. Assemblies, class presentations, guest speakers, and other activities are being planned to help have a successful year, academically and personally. We also have many events planned to help you transition from LFCMS to FLHS.
If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by my office or email me. I wish you all a great year!