Many of you may be wondering about FCAT testing dates for this year. If so, click on the link for the FCAT Daily Test Calendar for this year and you will be able to view it as well as the EOC (End of Course) exam schedule.
FCAT and EOC Resources - Click HERE
The middle school robotics team served Baker proudly on Saturday at the first annual ORBIT competition. They received first place in the ball shoot, third place in the radioactive programming and won another robot kit for our school. Please let them know what a wonderful job they did as you see them.
Saturday the Baker Gator Track team competed in the Regional meet in Tallahassee. Although it was a rainy and windy day, they did an outstanding job. The Girl’s finished 4th overall, and the boys finished 5th. Nine will move on to the state competition in Jacksonville on May the 2nd.The week before, the boy’s team took 1st in district and the girl’s finished 2nd. The coaches are very proud of their accomplishments this year. They represented Baker very well and are a tribute to the hard working student athletes at Baker School. If you see any member of our team, please congratulate them on a great year.
The nine state qualifiers are:
Jon Beck – High Jump
Justin Shaw – Triple Jump
Dylan Scott – Mile, 2 mile, 4 x 800 team
Richard Stroheker – 4 x 800 team
Wilder Kersey – 4 x 800 team
Malcom Griffith- 4 x 800 team
Mia Espinosa – Mile, 2 mile
Kaitlin Herring – Long Jump, High Jump
Paige Miller – Triple Jump
There will be a Senior meeting, Wednesday April 23rd at 9:30, in the auditorium.
Guidance will be covering graduation status and etiquette.
The Seniors will receive their cap and gown and invitations, for those who have paid.
Please spread the word to any Senior.
ALL MS and HS students interested in Cheerleading should see either Mrs. K (middle school) or Mrs. Springle (high school) for their cheer packets.
Cheerleading Tryouts will be May 12-15th in the gym.
There will be a mandatory parent meeting on April 22nd in the Media Center at 5:30pm for all those interested in trying out for the
2014-2015 cheer squad.
Prom will be held Saturday, April 26, from 8:00-11:00 at the Niceville Community Center. The absolute last day to sign up for prom is WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, at 2:30. This is also the last day to turn in your Guest Dance Form for any date that doesn’t attend Baker School. See Mrs. Nixon for information.
The North Okaloosa Medical Center is offering Sports Physicals for $10 on Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 5pm. Please bring your physical form with the front side completed and a parents signature on the back before arriving for physicals. Physicians will not be able to complete a physical without a parent signature provided.
Calling all middle and high school students!!!! What an exciting time to be a Baker Gator!!!! It is time again to be thinking about representing your school as a Baker Cheerleader. Middle school will hold their clinic from 3-5pm on May 12th, 13th, and 14th. Middle school tryouts will be May 15th right after school. High school will hold their clinic from 5-7pm on May 12th, 13th, and 14th. High school tryouts will be May 15th beginning at 5pm. If you are interested in becoming a cheerleader for the 2014-2015 school year, then see Mrs. Springle (high school students) or Mrs. Kincses (middle school students) for the tryout packet / paperwork. There will be mandatory parent meeting held approximately 2 weeks before tryouts. The date and time will be announced soon. Thanks for your interest in becoming an ambassador for our school.
The IDEAS teams from both the high school and middle school competed at Calvary Christian Academy this past Saturday. They represented Baker extremely well during the competition. Please congratulate these students for a job well done. The results of the competition are:
Stephan Sanguyo received 1st place in the mechanical division (His car went 103’5”)
The team received third place overall
Ethan Nunley received third place in aero division
Black Lawson received third place in mechanical division
Zac Childs received second place in mechanical division
Colton Farris received first place in the mechanical division
It is that time of the year when the Baker Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) will hold its annual officer nominations for the 2014-2015 school year. The following positions are available: President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer. If you are willing and able to volunteer your time helping our school, then you may stop by the front office and fill out a PTO nomination. PTO nominations may be turned into Mrs. Stewart through April 24th. PTO meets each month to discuss ways to help our school. The money raised each year from our PTO goes directly back into the school to help all students. You may not be interested in running for an office but would love to be a part of this wonderful organization. If this describes you, then please email your name and phone number to Mrs. Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your interest in our PTO.