FTCS News, Jan. 18

Basketball games this week include:
Junior high boys and girls will play Thursday at Lubbock All Saints at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. (MST); Junior varsity girls will play Victory Christian Carlsbad at 5 p.m. at Conqueror Gym; and varsity boys host Lubbock Home Schoolers at 1 p.m.
Remember, no school on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Spirit week start Jan. 26 in preparation for homecoming. The class that participates the most in the dress up days during spirit week will be rewarded. Monday is “Bad Hair Day,” Tuesday is “Red, White and Blue Day,” Wednesday is “Who I Want to be When I Grow Up Day,” Thursday is “Finding Nemo Day,” and Friday is “Purple and Silver Jean Day.”
Preparations for the 2nd annual homecoming float contest are currently being made. Each class will design a float with the theme “Heros of Faith.” They will make these floats on a wagon and parade them during half time of one of the games homecoming night. Winners will be announced at the game.
Homecoming mums and arm bands are currently being sold by the senior class. A large mum with your name is $20, a small mum is $15, a hair mum with your name is $7, a large arm band with your name is $10, and a small arm band is $8. All orders must be paid for when placed and should be placed no later than this Friday.
Jan. 30 — FTCS basketball homecoming. Games start at 6 p.m. at Conqueror Gym. Varsity boys will play first at 6 p.m. with coronation immediately following the game. The JV girls will play at the conclusion of coronation.
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