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You Be The Chemist Challenge!

On Saturday, March 19, 2016, 30 middle school students from New Jersey, including students from Franklin Lakes displayed their knowledge of chemistry concepts, important discoveries, and chemical safety awareness as they competed for a spot in the Chemical Educational Foundation’s® (CEF) National You Be The Chemist (YBTC) Challenge®.

The competition this year features grade 5-8 students in the annual New Jersey YBTC Challenge- an academic question and answer competition created by CEF. The Challenge aims to engage middle school students in chemistry through a dynamic event that partners members of the chemical industry with schools and organizations in the communities in which they operate.

Congratulations to Maya Slobodenyuk who will be moving on the the State Challenge!!
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The 11th annual FAMS Rock concert will be held on Thursday, April 6th at 6:30 in the MPR. Come support your fellow students as they play your favorite music live on stage. The show will close with special musical guest ProPain, which features multiple ex-FAMS students. Show up ready to enjoy one of FAMS most interesting and impressive nights of the year.
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Baseball Opening Day

Major League Baseball Opening Day is on April 2nd and 3rd! What better way to celebrate America's Pastime than to wear your favorite baseball team's apparel tomorrow.
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Spring Sports Physicals

All Sports Physicals, Health History Forms, and Releases are due to Nurse Vinci by March 15, 2017. No physicals will be accepted after that date. Without an approved physical you cannot try-out for any spring sports team.

Physicals can be dropped of at the school from 8:00am - 3:00pm. If you have any questions, please contact Nurse Vinci at (201)891-0202.
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Students/Patriots of the Month

The Student and Patriot of the Month program provides recognition for students who exhibit positive behaviors and exemplary performance. Selected students will receive a certificate and a congratulatory breakfast sponsored by the FAMS PTA for their accomplishments.
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Best in State winner for New Jersey in the Verizon Innovative Learning app challenge!

Verizon Innovative Learning judges have chosen Ms. McAloney's ACES students, Destination Exploration, as a Best in State winner for New Jersey in the Verizon Innovative Learning app challenge! We received more than 1,800 app concept submissions in this highly competitive contest. Ms. McAloney and her students should be proud of their hard work and innovation!

The Team won the Best in State award! Now help it win $15K in the app challenge Fan Favorite award. Text XPLORE to 22333. #VZAppChallenge
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