Summer Reading Requirements for Next School Year

All 9th-11th graders are expected to read two books of your own choosing. There will be an assessment of your reading during the start of the fall session in your Language Arts class.

Happy Reading!

Honors and AP students have additional requirements:

Incoming 9th Grade HONORS students:

Click here to find information from Mr. Pletzke

10th Grade HONORS students for 2016-17

SUMMER REQUIREMENTS :

  • One book of your own choosing
  • Catcher in the Rye by J.D.Salinger

**Assignment to be found on Mrs. Sullivan’s and Mrs. Kraft’s blogs THE LAST WEEK in June. You may also pick it up from your current 9th grade teacher.

** All work is due the first full day of class in September!

11th Grade AP Language and Composition for 2016-17

SUMMER REQUIREMENTS :

  • The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain as that will be the first novel assigned in the fall
  • Short Story-“The Pit and the Pendulum” by Edgar Allan Poe

Students should see Mr. Rydzik in room E-11 to check out books and get their handouts.

12th Grade AP Literature for 2016-17

SUMMER REQUIREMENTS :

  • All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren
  • Antigone  (Sophocles)
  • Oedipus   (Sophocles)

Please see Mr. Tyler (C-3) with any questions and refer to his blog in June for assignments and due dates.

 

June 13, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

There will be a volleyball meeting on Wednesday June 15 at 11 am in the cafeteria. All girls interested in playing next year should attend.

Attention all boys interested in playing soccer:  Spots are still open on Edsel Ford’s summer league team.  This is a great opportunity to have some fun and get yourself ready for next season.  The cost is only 30 dollars.  Please see Mr. Beydoun in room A204 for more details.

We will hold the boys tennis meeting (fall 2016) Monday June 13th @ 230p in the EFHS cafeteria. 

Dearborn Unified Hockey will have their first summer skate this Sunday 8:30-10 pm at the DISC in Dearborn.  Open to all hockey players interested in playing High School Hockey next season. 

Skate 2 will be Wednesday June 15 at 1:30-3 at the DISC.  See Coach Dallas in B10 for further details.

Attention all girls interested in playing basketball next year, there will be a meeting in the cafeteria Friday June 11 at 2:20.

Class of 2018 Car Wash FRIDAYJune 10th from 3:00 to 6:00 in the parking lot.

Cross country meeting for the Fall season TODAY,  Thursday, June 9th. It  will be held in A210 right after school. If you can walk, you can run. Even if you’re doing cross country as a second sport, please come out.

All students that are signed up to take AP Biology in the Fall please stop by Mrs. O’Brien’s room A209 to pick up your text book and summer assignments before TODAY, Thursday June 9th.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

May 26, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

NO after school tutoring OR NIGHT SCHOOL TODAY, Thursday, May 26th.  Thanks!

The last day the Community Center will be open is TODAY,  Thursday, May 26th for the rest of the school year.

Congratulations to the Edsel Ford Performing Arts Department. We have been honored by the Dearborn Area Theatre Association with “Outstanding Achievement in a Play, Scholastic Level” for our production of Brian Friel’s “Dancing At Lughnasa”. Kudos to our wonderful cast and amazing production crew.
We received 12 nominations for one show! Congratulations especially go to Senior Keegan Vaughn. She was named “Outstanding Actress in A Featured Role in a Play”!!

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS:

If you were proficient on any part of the  M-STEP last year, you may opt out of taking the final exam in the subject area(s) you are proficient. Please check the M-STEP Proficient List outside the main office and counseling office-or contact your teacher- to see if you qualify.

Attention all girl’s interested in swimming next year: there will be a meeting in the cafeteria TODAY, Thursday May 26 at 2:20.

Tickets are being sold for the Senior Party during both lunch periods. The cost is $30.00 a ticket.

Seniors interested in submitting a speech to be considered for graduation commencements please turn in into Ms. Hall in the main office by June 2, 2016.  The speech should be no longer that 3.5 minutes long.  The speeches will be anonymously  reviewed and the best one will be chosen to give their speech at graduation.

Attention all senior athletes who will be playing sports at the next level.  The annual EF senior signing day picture will be taken TODAY,  Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 in the cafeteria.  Please see Mr. Picano for your form that needs to be filled out.

Spring Sports Banquet, Monday, June 6, please have your forms turned in by Friday, June 3 to    Mr. Picano  or the school office.

Senior Honors Night is June 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

All students will receive their yearbooks the last hour they have a class in this building on the following dates:  

  • Juniors Tuesday May 31st,
  • Sophomores Wednesday June 1st, 
  • Freshmen Thursday June 2nd.   

May 25, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

SENIOR LOCKER CLEAN OUT WILL BE TODAY,  WEDNESDAY, MAY 25TH @ 8:10-8:20 A.M.

Congratulations to the Edsel Ford Performing Arts Department. We have been honored by the Dearborn Area Theatre Association with “Outstanding Achievement in a Play, Scholastic Level” for our production of Brian Friel’s “Dancing At Lughnasa”. Kudos to our wonderful cast and amazing production crew.
We received 12 nominations for one show! Congratulations especially go to Senior Keegan Vaughn. She was named “Outstanding Actress in A Featured Role in a Play”!!

All boys and girls track athletes not competing in the League Championships on Wednesday, come to practice and turn in your uniforms.

All boys and girls track athletes going to Wednesday’s meets please bring a change of clothes and turn uniforms in at the end of the meet.

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS:

If you were proficient on any part of the  M-STEP last year, you may opt out of taking the final exam in the subject area(s) you are proficient. Please check the M-STEP Proficient List outside the main office and counseling office-or contact your teacher- to see if you qualify.

Attention all girl’s interested in swimming next year: there will be a meeting in the cafeteria TOMORROW, Thursday May 26 at 2:20.

Tickets are being sold for the Senior Party during both lunch periods. The cost is $30.00 a ticket.

Seniors interested in submitting a speech to be considered for graduation commencements please turn in into Ms. Hall in the main office by June 2, 2016.  The speech should be no longer that 3.5 minutes long.  The speeches will be anomously  reviewed and the best one will be chosen to give their speech at graduation.

Attention all senior athletes who will be playing sports at the next level.  The annual EF senior signing day picture will be taken on Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 in the cafeteria.  Please see Mr. Picano for your form that needs to be filled out.

Spring Sports Banquet, Monday, June 6, please have your forms turned in by Friday, June 3 to    Mr. Picano  or the school office.

Senior Honors Night is June 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS.  THIS INCLUDES PROM!!

All students will receive their yearbooks the last hour they have a class in this building on the following dates:  

  • Seniors – Thursday May 26th, Juniors
  • Tuesday May 31st, Sophomores
  • Wednesday June 1st
  • Freshmen – Thursday June 2nd.   

May 24, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

SENIOR LOCKER CLEAN OUT WILL BE TOMORROW,  WEDNESDAY, MAY 25TH @ 8:10-8:20 A.M.

All boys and girls track athletes not competing in the League Championships on Wednesday, come to practice and turn in your uniforms.

All boys and girls track athletes going to Wednesday’s meets please bring a change of clothes and turn uniforms in at the end of the meet.

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS:

If you were proficient on any part of the  M-STEP last year, you may opt out of taking the final exam in the subject area(s) you are proficient. Please check the M-STEP Proficient List outside the main office and counseling office-or contact your teacher- to see if you qualify.

Attention all girl’s interested in swimming next year: there will be a meeting in the cafeteria onThursday May 26 at 2:20.

Tickets are being sold for the Senior Party during both lunch periods. The cost is $30.00 a ticket.

Seniors interested in submitting a speech to be considered for graduation commencements please turn in into Ms. Hall in the main office by June 2, 2016.  The speech should be no longer that 3.5 minutes long.  The speeches will be anomously  reviewed and the best one will be chosen to give their speech at graduation.

Attention all senior athletes who will be playing sports at the next level.  The annual EF senior signing day picture will be taken on Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 in the cafeteria.  Please see Mr. Picano for your form that needs to be filled out.

Spring Sports Banquet, Monday, June 6, please have your forms turned in by Friday, June 3 to    Mr. Picano  or the school office.

Senior Honors Night is June 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS.  THIS INCLUDES PROM!!

All students will receive their yearbooks the last hour they have a class in this building on the following dates:  

  • Seniors – Thursday May 26th, Juniors
  • Tuesday May 31st, Sophomores
  • Wednesday June 1st
  • Freshmen – Thursday June 2nd.   

May 23, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

SENIOR LOCKER CLEAN OUT WILL BE  WEDNESDAY, MAY 25TH @ 8:10-8:20 A.M.

All boys and girls track athletes not competing in the League Championships on Wednesday, come to practice and turn in your uniforms.

All boys and girls track athletes going to Wednesday’s meets please bring a change of clothes and turn uniforms in at the end of the meet.

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS:

If you were proficient on any part of the  M-STEP last year, you may opt out of taking the final exam in the subject area(s) you are proficient. Please check the M-STEP Proficient List outside the main office and counseling office-or contact your teacher- to see if you qualify.

Attention all girl’s interested in swimming next year: there will be a meeting in the cafeteria on Thursday May 26 at 2:20. 

Tickets are being sold for the Senior Party during both lunch periods. The cost is $30.00 a ticket. 

Seniors interested in submitting a speech to be considered for graduation commencements please turn in into Ms. Hall in the main office by June 2, 2016.  The speech should be no longer that 3.5 minutes long.  The speeches will be anomously  reviewed and the best one will be chosen to give their speech at graduation.

Attention all senior athletes who will be playing sports at the next level.  The annual EF senior signing day picture will be taken on Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 in the cafeteria.  Please see Mr. Picano for your form that needs to be filled out.

Spring Sports Banquet, Monday, June 6, please have your forms turned in by Friday, June 3 to    Mr. Picano  or the school office.

Senior Honors Night is June 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

The yearbook staff will be selling yearbooks at both A and B lunches every day this week.  Yearbooks are $75.00.  If you are paying with a check, make the check out to Edsel Ford High School.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS.  THIS INCLUDES PROM!!

All students will receive their yearbooks the last hour they have a class in this building on the following dates:  

  • Seniors – Thursday May 26th
  • Juniors – Tuesday May 31st
  • Sophomores – Wednesday June 1st
  • Freshmen – Thursday June 2nd

 

 

 

 

May 19, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

SENIOR LOCKER CLEAN OUT WILL BE MAY 25TH @ 8:10-8:20 A.M.

Seniors who purchased prom tickets: please pick up your tickets from the table at A or B lunch, or see Ms. Goddard if you’re not here all day. Thanks!

Tickets are being sold for the Senior Party during both lunch periods. The cost is $30.00 a ticket.

Seniors interested in submitting a speech to be considered for graduation commencements please turn in into Ms. Hall in the main office by June 2, 2016.  The speech should be no longer that 3.5 minutes long.  The speeches will be anomously  reviewed and the best one will be chosen to give their speech at graduation.

Attention all senior athletes who will be playing sports at the next level.  The annual EF senior signing day picture will be taken on Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 in the cafeteria.  Please see Mr. Picano for your form that needs to be filled out.

Drama Club will have a brief meeting today at 2:30 pm in the Choir Room. We will discuss the set build and crew schedule.

Our Annual Spring Song Concert is this evening at 7:00 pm.  The concert features the Symphonic Band, Chamber Strings, Symphony Orchestra, Men’s and Women’s Ensembles, and the EFHS Chorus.  We will also feature Seniors Celena Guajardo, Cassie O’Brien, Kaylin Shores and Keegan Vaughn.  Admission is free.  

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2016-17 LINK LEADERS!!!  WE WANT TO CELEBRATE WITH YOU TODAY, THURSDAY, MAY 19TH IN THE BIG GYM FOR OUR “MAY DAY” PARTY!!  PLEASE BRING YOUR ACCEPTANCE LETTER AS YOUR PASS AND SHOW IT TO YOUR 5TH HOUR TEACHER.  GO TO 5TH HOUR FOR ATTENDANCE AND THEN COME TO THE MAIN GYM. WE HAVE A LOT OF GOOD WORK TO DO AND CANNOT WAIT TO GET STARTED!!! 

Spring Sports Banquet, Monday, June 6, please have your forms turned in by Friday, June 3 to    Mr. Picano  or the school office.

Cheerleading Tryouts last day!

  • Thursday May 19th: 4:30 – 6:30
  • Please wear Proper attire & have hair pulled  back
  • Everyone must have a valid sports physical turned in
  • Please bring latest Report card 

Senior Honors Night is June 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Senior Athletes:  Booster Club Scholarship Applications are due this Friday, May 20th.  Turn it in to the Student Office no later than 2:30 pm Friday.

Clinics and auditions for colorguard, Edsel Ford’s flag team, will be tomorrow and Wednesday from 4-6:30pm in the band room. No experience is required and all are welcome. Please see Mr. Armstead or Deborah Jeffries for more information.

The yearbook staff will be selling yearbooks at both A and B lunches every day this week.  Yearbooks are $75.00.  If you are paying with a check, make the check out to Edsel Ford High School.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS.  THIS INCLUDES PROM!!

May 18, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2016-17 LINK LEADERS!!!  WE WANT TO CELEBRATE WITH YOU THIS THURSDAY, MAY 19TH IN THE BIG GYM FOR OUR “MAY DAY” PARTY!!  PLEASE BRING YOUR ACCEPTANCE LETTER AS YOUR PASS AND SHOW IT TO YOUR 5TH HOUR TEACHER.  GO TO 5TH HOUR FOR ATTENDANCE AND THEN COME TO THE MAIN GYM. WE HAVE A LOT OF GOOD WORK TO DO AND CANNOT WAIT TO GET STARTED!!! 

Spring Sports Banquet, Monday, June 6, please have your forms turned in by Friday, June 3 to    Mr. Picano  or the school office.

Cheerleading Tryouts:

  • Thursday May 19th: 4:30 – 6:30
  • Please wear Proper attire & have hair pulled back
  • Everyone must have a valid sports physical turned in
  • Please bring latest Report card 

Senior Honors Night is June 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Attention Seniors, if you turned in a Guest Pass for Prom, it is ready to be picked up in the Student Office.  You must get them by TODAY!  Wednesday, May 18th in order for your guest to attend.

Senior Athletes:  Booster Club Scholarship Applications are due this Friday, May 20th.  Turn it in to the Student Office no later than 2:30pm Friday.

Clinics and auditions for colorguard, Edsel Ford’s flag team, will be tomorrow and Wednesday from 4-6:30pm in the band room. No experience is required and all are welcome. Please see Mr. Armstead or Deborah Jeffries for more information.

The yearbook staff will be selling yearbooks at both A and B lunches every day this week.  Yearbooks are $75.00.  If you are paying with a check, make the check out to Edsel Ford High School.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS.  THIS INCLUDES PROM!!

May 17, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

Cheerleading Tryouts:

  • Tuesday May 17th: 2:30 – 4:30
  • Thursday May 19th: 4:30 – 6:30

Please wear Proper attire & have hair pulled  back. Everyone must have a valid sports physical turned in. Please bring latest Report card.

Seniors!  Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Attention Seniors, if you turned in a Guest Pass for Prom, it is ready to be picked up in the Student Office.  You must get them by Wednesday, May 18th in order for your guest to attend.

Senior Athletes:  Booster Club Scholarship Applications are due by this Friday, May 20th.  Turn it in to the Student Office no later than 2:30pm Friday.

Clinics and auditions for colorguard, Edsel Ford’s flag team, will be tomorrow and Wednesday from 4-6:30pm in the band room. No experience is required and all are welcome. Please see Mr. Armstead or Deborah Jeffries for more information.

The yearbook staff will be selling yearbooks at both A and B lunches every day this week.  Yearbooks are $75.00.  If you are paying with a check, make the check out to Edsel Ford High School.

Flint Charity Week will run Monday thru Friday this week. Please support this and help us to raise our goal of $1000. Here are some of the fundraisers going on this week:

  • Penny Wars –  Tickets go on sale thru Friday May 20th
  • Rent A Link Leader- Leaders will be rented on Friday, May 20th
  • Tape Tyler to the Wall-Tyler will be taped A & B lunch on Wednesday, May 18th
  • Sucker sales (NHS)- Week of May 16-20th
  • Bake sale (SJ)- Week of May 16th-20th
  • Minute to Win it (student council)- Thursday, May 19th

We will announce class winners and total on Friday, May 20th 

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors.  The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS.  THIS INCLUDES PROM!!

May 13, 2016

EDSEL FORD HIGH SCHOOL

DAILY BULLETIN

Cheerleading Tryouts 

  •  Friday May 13th: 2:30 – 4:30
  • Tuesday May 17th: 2:30 – 4:30
  • Thursday May 19th: 4:30 – 6:30

Please wear Proper attire & have hair pulled  back. Everyone must have a valid physical turned in. Please bring latest Report card .

Seniors! Senior’s Honor Night invitations have been mailed home.  If you did not receive one and think you should have, please see me today or Tuesday next week. Thanks, Ms. Hall.

Attention Seniors, Guest Passes for Prom are ready to be picked up in the Student Office. Stop by with your payment and pick them up today!

Seniors –TODAY, Friday, May 13, is the LAST day to buy prom tickets. They are for sale during both lunches and from Ms. Goddard. Get yours before it’s too late!

Clinics and auditions for color guard, Edsel Ford’s flag team, will be next week,  May 17th and 18th from 4-6:30 pm in the band room. No experience is required and all are welcome. Please see Mr. Armstead or Deborah Jeffries for more information.

The yearbook staff will be selling yearbooks at both A and B lunches every day next week, from May 16th to May 20th.  Yearbooks are 75.00.  If you are paying with a check, make the check out to Edsel Ford High School.

Flint Charity Week will run Monday May 16th-20th. Please support this and help us to raise our goal of $1000 that week. Here are some of the fundraisers going on that week:

  • Penny Wars –  Tickets go on sale Mon. May 9th-Friday May 20th
  • Rent A Link Leader (tickets go on sale May 9th)
  • Leaders will be rented on Friday, May 20th
  • Tape Tyler to the Wall (tickets will go on sale May 9th)
  • Tyler will be taped A & B lunch on Wednesday, May 18th
  • Sucker sales (NHS)- Week of May 16-20th
  • Bake sale (SJ)- Week of May 16th-20th
  • Minute to Win it (student council)- Thursday, May 19th
  • We will announce class winners and total on Friday, May 20thJ

Mrs. Rankin will be here to sell 2016 Senior Party tickets during both lunches TODAY, Friday May 13th .  A waiver form will be available on those days and will also be available in the Main Office.

Attention Non-Seniors!  Test Out Forms are now available in the Counseling Office!

We now have graduation tassels available for sale for graduating Seniors. The cost is $12.00.

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER, IF YOU HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ANY REASON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND ANY SCHOOL RELATED FUNCTIONS. THIS INCLUDES PROM!!