We cordially invite you to the Speech Team's 1st Annual Fundraiser Showcase. The team is raising money to send the nationally qualified students to Salt Lake City, Utah. The "Showdown in Salt Lake City" National Speech and Debate tournament is a week-long event in June. Therefore, expenses will be costly. Our showcase will cost $10 per person. It is open to all faculty, staff, students, and parents! Thank you in advance for supporting our girls!
Date: Thursday, May 12th... Location: Gym... Time: 7 PM
On Tuesday, May 10th, we'll host our annual Athletic Fair for the incoming freshman class. The event will take place in the gym and start at 5:30 PM. All Fontbonne coaches will be in attendance to meet with you, answer any questions you may have, and discuss the plans for their program. There should be 3-4 girls from each team in attendance. This is a terrific opportunity to get to know your potential coach(es) and teammates. We look forward to seeing you!
On Wednesday, April 27th, Fontbonne students from the Introduction to Business course participated in the Fordham Interscholastic Business Challenge. It's an annual all-day event in which participants deliver original ideas and presentations in 3 separate categories: Business Ethics, Entrepreneurship, and Marketing. Each of our 3 groups made it to the Finals and were distinguished with honors and cash prizes! Our Entrepreneurship Team of Brittney Anderson & Marie Rose Apice won the honor of "Most Feasible & Likely to Succeed in the Future." Our Business Ethics Team of Jacqueline Kontopirakis, Maggie McCaughey, & Gianna Vazquez were honored with the title of "Best Designed Slideshow." Our Marketing Team of Keara Donahue, Alyssa Federico, Elena Ivanov, & Concetta Livia were enthusiastically declared "Most Creative." Congratulations, ladies, on a job extremely well done!
On Thursday, April 28th, thirteen Fontbonne Law & Politics students went on a trip to the Supreme Court in Downtown Brooklyn. During the trip students toured the different court rooms, sat in on arraignments and trials, and discussed the legal profession with multiple judges, assistant D.A.s, and defense attorneys!
Our Summer Cheer Camp, Cheer with the Champions, is back! The camp will run from August 1st through the 5th - 9 AM until 3 PM each day. The fee is $200 per camper (lunch is not included). The application, check, and medical form must be received by June 1st! Space is limited! Please click on the icon for the application and medical form. If you have any questions, please contact Debra Pepe at 347-728-4673 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
On Saturday, May 21st, join the Hance family for their biggest fundraiser of the year, the annual Beautiful Me 5K Run/Walk. Online registration is now open for the 5K Run/Walk, Emma's Mile, and Pee-Wee Race. Click on the icon for the registration page. You can get more information about the day, sign up for any of the 3 events and/or donate!
Location: 251 Floral Parkway, Floral Park, NY 11001.
On Thursday, April 14th, Google for Education hosted a Hangout on Air for Catholic Schools interested in using Google Apps for Education. The Hangout featured Fontbonne's "Going Google" story. Our Director of Technology, Mark Surdyka, spoke about the school's transition to Google Apps for Education - and the many benefits that Fontbonne has enjoyed since.
To view the recorded Hangout on Air, just click on the icon. Enjoy!