Class of 2018
"You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending." -C.S. Lewis
MOST Local Scholarships for this year are being organized through a new online program... (it was so great to see so many people at the info meeting tonight) ....
it looks really easy :)
The address is
Many deadlines have past, some are approaching quickly so act now.
Recipients will be notified through an invitation to the April 19th Ceremony.
Graduation Cap/Gown information
Minimum cost is $35 for Cap/Gown/Tassel Only --- if ordered BEFORE Christmas Break
Orders placed after Christmas break will cost $45.
Additional printed materials, memorabilia, extras....
To see what is available go to their website.
You can order by phone, 321-242-2055
Cap/Gown Distribution Information:
March 26-27, during lunches (10:45-12:30), for announcements and memrobilia
Cap and Gown distribution (with tickets, parking passes, medalions)
May 2 (Students A-H)
May 3 (Students I-Q)
May 4 (Students R-Z)
If you can't make you assigned day, 2nd chance for pick up is May 7th ot 8th from 8am-10:45pm in the activities office.
May10th --- VERY IMPORTANT SENIOR MEETING, in the auditroium during testing
Senior "Homeroom" School Wide Testing
March 1st -- ELA Writing Test for Grades 9 and 10 and any other Retakes for Graduation Requirement Tests
After testing period 1 from 12:34-1:22, period 2 from 1:27-2:15
March 21 -- SAT in school testing for all Juniors
April 17-18 -- ELA Reading for grades 9 and 10
May 9-10 --- State Math EOC's
May 10th --- Senior class meeting in the auditorium, juniors to the cafe
It is to late to order online... at this point you have to pay cash in the yearbook room.
Room 2125 before school, during lunch or after school
Order Early as the Cost Rises:
$70 until Sept 30
$75 until Dec 31
$80 for the rest of the year.
SENIOR SIGNING BOARD
Seniors will have the opportunity to sign the board during lunches (11am-12:30)
May 15th, 16th and 17th
Grad Bash Trip --- April 13
Grad Bash at Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure
All tickets have been sold... and tickets have been purchased.
Those attending will get one more personal notification via school email with trip details.
Remember you MUST BE IN SCHOOL ON FRIDAY APRIL 13th… meet in the 800 gym lobby at 2:15.
Only FACTORY SEALED drinks and food items will be permitted.
Restrictions for attending this trip include:
No more than 10 unexcused absences in a 90 day period
No Out of School Suspensions for the 2017-18 school year
Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
All school debts and financial obligations must be cleared (Students should check the media center and dining hall before bringing their permission forms to Ms Perry)
Charter Bus to Orlando + extended hours 4-7pm + senior event 7pm-2am, Cost is $125
SENIOR DEBTS ----
Things such as lost textbooks, Technology Fees (laptop repairs), Lunch debts, parking tickets... all these things will follow you and catch up eventually, so please take care of them as they arise.
Having senior debts will get in the way of purchasing grad bash tickets and picking up cap/gown...
Ms Perry doesn’t get info about senior debts until May 1st… and the hold goes on grad gowns May 2nd so don’t ask her… ask the source
If you are interested in giving the Commencement Address at Graduation,
Prom --- April 27th
Friday April 27th at the Daytona Beach Hilton
Tickets will be $50 per person and on sale April 16th- 26th.
½ day of school rule…
Don’t forget the paperwork for Non-FPC guests.
STRICT DEADLINE TO TURN IN FORMS Wed. April 25th
Graduation Ticket Information:
The Ocean Center requires everyone who needs a seat to have a ticket.
How Many Tickets Can a Student Recieve?
* In round 1 (May 2-11), each graduating senior is allowed up to 10 tickets.
Please don’t take more than you need.
* Round 2 (May 14-17), the exact number available per family during round 2 will depend
on the number of graduates and what everyone claims in round 1.
*Round 3 (May 24) we will have one final evening at school
where families may come in for a last chance at tickets.
Tickets are FREE but LIMITED
Tickets are distributed to FPC Seniors, who are ON TRACK to graduate with their class.
Senior Supply Disbursement
10:45-12:30 in Pride Park
May 2 (Students A-H) May 3 (Students I-Q) May 4 (Students R-Z)
cap/gown distribution, tickets, medallions, parking passes ($5), graduation tickets
May 9th or 10th (TBA) --- VERY IMPORTANT SENIOR MEETING,
IB and AP Exams --- May 1 - 18
State FSA Testing --- should all be completed by May 11th
District End of Course Exams
Seniors last "official" school day is Friday May 18th
May 18th Senior Farewell Day
Parents and businesses: We need finacial donors to make this event happen.
The plan... if funding comes through is as follows:
8am -- period 1 Exam (entire school -- all students in 1st period)
9:32 --- seniors move to 800 gym for Farewell Celebration
Games and Activities
Field trips to elemantry schools for C2G March
Senior BBQ (??free lunch provided??)
1:00pm -- start to clean up and prepare for march
1:30pm --- Senior March through the school
Wear your Cap and Gown
Senior Blessing --- May 23
Baccalaureate (multi-denominational blessing of the Senior Class)
Wednesday May 23rd
Seniors are to wear their Cap and Gown, as well as any medallions and honor cords, to this event.
FPC will need 2 seniors speakers, one for a bible reading and one for an open reflection (student written speech tying reading into the significance of the time/event). See Ms Perry if you are interested.
This is a MANDATORY EVENT if you plan to walk in the ceremony.
Friday May 25th in the FPC 800 gym 8:30am-10:30
Students riding the bus should report to the 800 gym immediatly following breakfast.
Class of 2018 GRADUATION Ceremony
Tuesday May 29th at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach
Doors open at 6pm, processional at 6:45pm, Ceremony to begin at 7:00pm
MHS graduation is starting at 3pm this year so we hope traffic will be cleared out well before FPC arrival but traffic in Daytona that time of year is always rough. Please plan accordingly. That means give yourself PLENTY OF TIME... don't wait to leave Palm Coast at 5:30... if you aren't leaving PC by 5pm, you will be late!
Dress code under the cap/gown
Dressy --- Dressy --- Dressy --- Dressy ---
Ladies -- Dress Shoes, Skirt, Slacks, Dress, Blouse
Guys -- Dress Shoes, Dress Pants, Dress Shirt, TIE
NO FLIP FLOPS, NO JEANS, NO SHORTS, NO T-SHIRTS
Dressy --- Dressy --- Dressy --- Dressy ---
Graduation will be streamed Live... check back here for the link
Please continue to check back, new events and details are added continuously.