HELP WANTED (needed!) Have you ever considered working at FG School? Monthly wages plus $480/month in benefits. We have custodial positions available. Apply online at https://fairgroverx.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx
Fair Grove (#1 seed) will host Butler (#8 seed) Friday night at 7pm for the first round of district football. Admission is $3 for adults, $1 for students. In the semifinal and championship rounds, the admission prices are set by MSHSAA. Prices for those rounds will be $5 ages 6+. Since Fair Grove is the #1 seed, we will host throughout the district tournament. MSHSAA REGULATIONS: Pets, fan footballs, sirens, air horns and whistles are prohibited and will not be allowed.
District Bracket for FGHS Football (we are on the right side of the bracket): https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictWinners.aspx?alg=19&class=2
District bracket for FGHS Volleyball: https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=57&class=2&district=10
District bracket for FGHS Boys Soccer: https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=33&class=1&district=6
Today's Cross Country event today in Bolivar has been cancelled due to the heat
Reminder: Have you purchased a new phone lately?... If you have, then you need to make sure you download the school app again and set your notification preferences: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/download-the-app
We are looking for a clock operator and public address announcer for the MS and JV football games this year. Pay is $25/game. If interested, please contact Christian Overstreet at 759.2554 ext. 414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL? 7 p.m. tonight is the 1st home varsity football game of the season vs. Mountain Grove. https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/130688?org=district
Community Pep Rally & Heart2Heart Backpack Program Fundraiser leading up to Homecoming and the Fall Festival... https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/130251?org=district
Message from FG Quarterback Club: Community invite practice this Friday 8/16 from 5-7pm!! Bring your lawn chairs and get up close to the players and coaches! Parent meeting to follow. The Quarterback Club will be collecting multi packs/cases of Gatorade and Powerade for the players. Saturday 8/17 is the scrimmage at 9am. Family picnic to follow. Below is what each class is asked to bring. The QBC will provide the hot dogs. Seniors-desserts Juniors-drinks Sophomores- sides Freshman-chips. LET'S GO EAGLES! 💜🦅🏈
FG Youth Football Info for 3rd-6th grade students: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/126165?org=district
Senior athletes group photo @ football field Sunday, August 11th at 6pm
We have temporarily closed all gates to our football/track complex because we are working on the field. If you enjoy walking the track, please use the sidewalk around the campus instead for the next few weeks as we prepare for upcoming sports seasons for our students. Thank you.
FGHS Boys and Girls summer soccer schedules: BOYS SCHEDULE: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B30pZ_HNsqgWZ0pCX254TFhtTm5tTmpzcTgxY0lGWXBHTkZN/view?usp=sharing GIRLS SCHEDULE: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B30pZ_HNsqgWdEJIbFlJWTVaVWFDZ2hEVHVNU3BmaXZFWDhF/view?usp=sharing Our new coach, Michael Freeman, has his contact information at the bottom of each page if any athlete or parent needs it.
Reminder: Cheerleading clinics will be held Wednesday and Thursday (May 29 and 30th) from 12-4 in the FEMA building. Tryouts will also be in the FEMA on Friday the 31st from 12- until all tryouts have been completed. If your child did not turn in paperwork they can still come to clinics and tryout, we will just need a completed physical if they do not have an up to date one. More info at: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/109020?org=fghs Thank you, Samantha Padgett - Cheer Coach
MSHSAA member schools voted to allow a physical exam certified by a medical professional to be valid for duration of two years (730 days) from date of issue. All physicals from last year are good, only students playing for the first time need physicals for the next school year. Attached are a few documents from Antioch United Methodist Church in Springfield that is offering free physicals to Fair Grove student athletes this summer on a few dates: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B30pZ_HNsqgWWkc2TWtsUDBQNl9UQkpZUURhd24zVkhrczZV/view?usp=sharing
Below is a link to the MSHSAA website that shows the full schedule for our baseball district tournament being held at FAIR GROVE: https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=3&class=3&district=11&year=2018
Below is a link to the MSHSAA website that shows the full schedule for our girls soccer district tournament. All games are played @ Lake Country. https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=34&class=1&district=6&year=2018
Our HS soccer game scheduled to be played today (5/9) vs. Webb City has been canceled. Our JV soccer team will now be going to Cassville today (5/9) to play them in a JV only game. This game will start at 4:30pm.
Our HS baseball game scheduled to be played vs. Buffalo on Tuesday, May 7th has been moved to today (5/6). The V game will start at 4:30 with the JV game to follow. The senior night ceremony will take place after the V game.
Coach Voorhis is looking to compile a list and honor all of our former football players who played here at Fair Grove and went on to play football at the next level. More specifically he is looking for players who graduated from college while playing football. If you have information that could help him get an accurate list of those players who graduated from college while playing football please send those names to email@example.com. Please include the name of the player and the years he played at Fair Grove along with the college they played for/graduated from. Thank you in advance for all the help
Our HS softball game scheduled for today, 4/26, to be played @ Stoutland HAS BEEN CANCELED due to wet field conditions. Fortunately, we have been able to pick up a game vs. Skyline. This game will be played today, 4/26, @ Fair Grove. This will be a varsity only game starting at 5pm. Please note that there will not be any concessions available due to the MS track meet going on at the same time.
Our HS softball game scheduled to be played on 4/25 vs. Forsyth has been moved to today, 4/24. This game will be played @ Forsyth on their turf baseball field if the softball field is not playable. The baseball and softball fields sit right next to eachother. The varsity game will start at 5pm and be followed by the JV game. The HS softball team will be dismissed from school at 2:30 and their bus will leave at 2:45.
Please see the cancelations and make up dates below for today's canceled FGHS athletic events: HS softball vs. Forsyth CANCELED for today, April 18th *This game will be made up on Thursday, April 25th @ Fair Grove 5pm start HS soccer vs. Cassville CANCELED for today, April 18th *This game will be made up on Thursday, May 2nd @ Fair Grove 4:30 start HS baseball vs. Buffalo CANCELED for today, April 18th *This game will be made up tomorrow, Friday, April 19th. It will include a game that we are originally scheduled to play on 4/19 vs. Seymour. All Games Played @ Fair Grove 1pm Fair Grove vs. Seymour (varsity only) 3:30pm Fair Grove vs. Buffalo (varsity only) 6pm Fair Grove vs. Buffalo (JV only)
The following JH baseball & softball games WILL NOT BE MADE UP. Both schools do not have any dates available for a make up game. JH baseball vs. Pleasant Hope - was scheduled for 3/28 - NO MAKE UP JH softball @ Clever - was scheduled for 4/4 - NO MAKE UP
Our HS baseball game scheduled to be played @ Seymour on Friday, April 19th as part of the Strafford Wood Bat Tournament, HAS BEEN MOVED TO FAIR GROVE. The varsity game will start at 4:30 and be followed by the JV game.
Attached is the schedule for the Strafford Wood Bat Tournament. This is a very different format than in year's past because it includes a varsity side AND a JV side. We will play 2 games per night with the varsity one starting at 4:30pm and the JV game to follow. The site listed for each game is on the schedule. http://tinyurl.com/woodbat2019
Our JH softball game that was scheduled vs. Pierce City on 3/29 was canceled due to wet field conditions. We are scheduled to play @ Pierce City on 4/25 for our last game of the season. Instead of playing one game, we will play them in a double header to make up the game from 3/29. Tuesday, April 25th - JH softball @ Pierce City Game 1 will begin at 5pm followed by the 2nd game.
Our HS baseball game vs. Forsyth originally scheduled to be played on Thursday, has now been moved to Wednesday (4/3/19). The varsity game will start at 4:30pm followed by the JV game. There is a strong chance of storms on Thursday so we are making our best effort to get this game in without having to reschedule it later on in the year when you lose a lot of dates.
District Schedule Changes due to weather: Tuesday- No games (winter weather advisory) Wednesday, 2/20 - Boys; (4 games) 4 pm, 5:30 pm, 7:00 pm, 8:30 pm (FG boys vs. Forsyth) Thursday, 2/21 - Girls; (2 games) 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm (FG girls vs. Clever) Boys; (2 games) 7:00 pm, 8:30 pm Friday, 2/22 - No games unless needed for weather make up Saturday, 2/23 - Girls Championship 3 pm, Boys Championship 5 pm
The freshman boys basketball tournament at Mt. Vernon has been canceled for tonight. A make up date is TBD at a later time.
Linked below is the updated bracket for the freshman boys basketball tournament @ Mt. Vernon. We will play this Thursday (2/7) @ 6pm vs. Mt. Vernon. This is the make up day for this tournament after being canceled last week. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B30pZ_HNsqgWS0poU0hkeW1NdG5SRXBQa1lELVo0My1SU05B/view?usp=sharing
Project Grad will be auctioning soccer balls signed by the 3rd in State Fair Grove boys soccer team on Friday, February 1st at the basketball game. Please plan to be there for your chance to own a piece of Fair Grove School history.
Due to the threat of inclement weather, the JHBB tournament at Strafford on Saturday, January 19th has been canceled. This tournament will be made up on Wednesday, January 23rd and Wednesday, January 30th. Make up schedule for the Strafford Tournament: Wednesday 1/23 8th grade Strafford vs Catholic @ 5 PM Marionville vs Pleasant Hope @ 6 PM Clever vs Ash Grove @ 7 PM 7th Grade Pleasant Hope vs Marionville @ 5 PM Clever vs Ash Grove @ 6 PM Strafford vs Catholic @ 7 PM Wednesday 1/30 8th Grade Consolation @ 5 PM 3rd Place @ 6 PM Championship @ 7 PM 7th Grade 3rd Place @ 5 PM consolation @ 6 PM Championship @ 7 PM Fair Grove is not listed to play on 1/23 because we have already played our first round games this past Wednesday. Our game times for 1/30 will be determined once the games on 1/23 have been finished.
Due to our Courtwarming ceremony and our Military Appreciation Night both falling on the last home game of the season vs. Strafford, we have decided to move our senior night ceremony to Friday, February 1st vs. Skyline. JV starts at 6pm followed by the varsity game. The senior night ceremony will take place after the JV game.
Due to the lack of make up dates available for both schools, our JHBB game vs. Hollister that was canceled due to winter weather on 1/11/19 will not be made up.
Our HSBB game canceled on 1/11 will be made up on Monday, January 21st. Clever will play at Fair Grove. The freshman game will start at 5pm followed by the JV & V games.
Clever has made the decision to cancel all of their after school athletics and activities for today. Our High School Boys Basketball game vs. Clever tonight has been CANCELED - A make up date will be announced when determined. Our High School Girls Basketball championship game of the Skyline Tournament tonight has been moved up to a 7:00pm start time - This game was originally scheduled to be a 8:00pm start, but they have moved it up to try and beat the weather.
FGHS Boys Basketball vs Conway: Conway will only be able to play a JV/V game on 1/14. We will start the JV game at 6pm and it will be followed by the V game.
Sign up forms due by end of day tomorrow for the FG Baseball Winter Hitting Camp: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/76215?org=athletics
Pink & White Brackets - GO LADY EAGLES!!!: http://www.ozarkssportszone.com/2018/12/11/2018-pink-white-brackets-released/
FG Baseball Winter Hitting Camp for 4th-12th Grade Students - Dec. 27&28 with Guest Instructor: Jason Hart. More info and registration form at: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/76215?org=athletics
The Fair Grove Board of Education approved a 4-day school week to begin August 2019. Calendar and more information at: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/4-day-school-week-information
Upcoming Basketball Tournament Brackets: Girls' Tournament: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/74201?org=athletics Boys' Tournament: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/74264?org=athletics
I wanted to let you all know that if you are unable to attend one of the great games that our athletic programs are participating in tonight, here are some links that you can use to follow the scores of both the soccer and football games. Football: https://scorestream.com/game/ava-vs-fair-grove-2139869 Soccer: https://scorestream.com/game/fair-grove-vs-principia-2147395 Amy Johnson is travelling to St. Louis and will be posting updates on the Soccer Semifinal contest and I will be travelling to Ava and keep the District Championship game updated. So if you are interested in getting updates check the following links and feel free to share the links with anyone that you think might be interested. It is a great day to be an Eagle. Good luck to all the teams tonight!!! G.A. Porter Director of Safety & Security Fair Grove R-X School District
Fair Grove and Miller's HS football teams are both playing for district championships Friday night. To try and accommodate for those wanting to go to the football games to support their team, our JH girls basketball game will now start at 5pm. We will play the 8th grade game first at 5pm followed by the 7th grade game.
Below is the schedule for our HS boys basketball jamboree @ Lebanon on Friday, November 16th: 6:00 Lebanon vs Osage 6:30 Rolla vs Fair Grove 6:50 Osage vs Fair Grove 7:10 Lebanon vs Rolla 7:30 Rolla vs Osage 7:50 Lebanon vs Fair Grove
Due to a scheduling conflict, our HS boys basketball game vs. Hillcrest has been changed. Please see the updated information below: High School Boys Basketball Fair Grove AT HILLCREST Wednesday, January 2nd 5:00 pm
Football & Soccer State Playoff Information: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/71086?org=athletics
Below are links or the schedules for our upcoming HS district games and meets. We have had a lot of success this fall all because of the hard work our coaches and athletes have put in. If you can make it to one of the games or meets our kids and coaches would really appreciate the support! 10/23 - HS volleyball @ Clever: https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=57&class=2&district=10&year=2018 10/23 & 10/25 - HS soccer @ Cooper Sports Complex (Springfield,MO): https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=33&class=1&district=6&year=2018 10/26 - Varsity football home vs. Willow Springs 7pm 10/27 - XC @ Lamar: girls race at 10am and boys race at 11:15am
Our HS varsity football team will be playing @ Yellville-Summit High Schoool in Yellville, AR this Friday, Oct. 19th. Kickoff is scheduled for 7pm. Prior to today, we did not have a game scheduled for 10/19. We feel very fortunate to have found a game this late! Go Eagles!
Important info regarding an upcoming heart test opportunity for students at FG Schools: https://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/65557?org=district
Our FG JV football game at Clever on 10/22 has been canceled. Mr. Overstreet will let us know if we are able to find a replacement game on this date.
Youth Heart Screenings at FG School Nov. 3rd. (registration required): http://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/60164?org=district
Fair Grove Community Night @ Springfield Cardinals Aug. 16th http://www.fairgroveschools.net/article/54579?org=district
The FGHS SENIOR athletics photo will be Tuesday, August 7th @ 9am on the HS game football field.
A message from Coach Voorhis regarding no 7th/8th grade flag football this Spring... https://docs.google.com/document/d/1IWxg4q_4VZF3VRsxBkt74Jry0Pahr0Wxy9Bmq_rCVtg/edit?usp=sharing
Our HS baseball game scheduled for today, March 29th, @ Marionville has been CANCELED. We will make this game up on Saturday, March 31st at 11:00am.
Our softball game vs. Skyline will be made up on Friday, March 30th. We will start the V game at 4:30pm followed by the JV game.
Our home softball game vs. Skyline has been canceled for Thursday, March 29th. A make up date will be announced once it has been determined.
Our HS girls soccer game on Monday, April 30th originally scheduled to be played at Monett has now been moved to Fair Grove.
Our HS girls soccer game on Thursday, March 29th originally scheduled to be played at FG has now been moved to Monett due to the current field conditions at FG. V starts @ 4:30 followed by JV game.
Our HS girls soccer game @ Stover will be made up on Tuesday, April 24th. The V game will start at 5pm with the JV game to follow.
Due to the lack of days we have available to make up our softball game vs. Ash Grove, we have decided to play it on a day we already have a game. Below is the schedule for Thursday, April 12th AT FAIR GROVE: 4:30pm Fair Grove vs. Pleasant Hope (varsity only) 6:00pm Fair Grove vs. Ash Grove (varsity only)
The following athletic events are canceled for today, March 27th: + HS baseball @ Bolivar - CANCELED (make up date TBD) + HS softball @ Ash Grove - CANCELED (make up date TBD) + HS track @ Logan-Rogersville - CANCELED (this meet will not be made up) + HS soccer @ Stover - CANCELED (make up date TBD)
The make up date for our HS softball game vs. Seymour will be Monday, April 16th. The V game will begin at 4:30pm with the JV game to follow.
Our HS softball game scheduled for today has been canceled due to wet field conditions. A make up date will be announced when determined.
Our baseball jamboree at Parkview scheduled for Saturday has now been moved to today - Friday, March 9th. Below is our updated jamboree schedule: 11:30 Parkview vs. Glendale 12:45 Glendale vs. Hillcrest 2:00 Hillcrest vs. Fair Grove 3:15 Fair Grove vs. Glendale 4:30 Parkview vs. Hillcrest 5:45 Parkview vs. Fair Grove
Letter from Mr. Bell about decision to move Boys & Girls Soccer to the Fair Grove R-X Campus: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B30pZ_HNsqgWTWp5ZTFIY2Vlc3NfeGM0QzF0UndQQXRnbGE4/view?usp=sharing
Summer Dead Period: June 30 – July 8, 2018 (applies to ALL MSHSAA sports AND Band) Fall Sports Dead Period: July 28 – August 5, 2018 (applies to Fall MSHSAA sports only)
HS girls district basketball at Strafford has been cancelled for tonight and moved to Friday. Fair Grove will play Clever at 7:30pm at Strafford on 2/23.
Due to the potential of winter weather tonight's HS boys basketball district game @ Strafford has been moved to an 8pm start.
Varsity Lady Eagles play at Stockton tonight at 6. There is no JV game.
Any student wanting to participate in a spring sport in 2018 will need to have a physical on file in the HS office with Mr. Overstreet. All information on the physical form must be completed INCLUDING INSURANCE INFORMATION. Any athlete wanting to participate in a MSHSAA sanctioned sport must have a proof of insurance on file via the physical form. Link to physical form: http://www.mshsaa.org/resources/pdf/PreParticipationPhysicalEvaluation_1617.pdf
All athletic events scheduled for tonight (Feb. 6th) have been canceled. A make up date for our HS girls game vs. Monett has not been determined. Our HS boys game vs. Pleasant Hope will be made up on Wednesday, February 14th. JV will start at 6pm followed by the V game.
Fair Grove Fans we are throwing it back to 1980 something with our retro night theme shirt for our upcoming games with Strafford! Cost will be $10 for S-XL and $12 for XXL and up. Any proceeds from the shirts will be used for our school involvement celebration at the end of the year. Click on the link below to place your order BEFORE FEB. 7th DEADLINE. Its great to be an Eagle! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScGRXbkEU3XZTclIfUXN1P90BqKcGvP215k1QgYYZTLzfRaRg/viewform?usp=sf_link
FGHS Sports this week: Girls basketball vs Skyline at home - February 1st at 6 pm Boys basketball at Skyline - February 2nd at 6 pm Girls basketball at Pleasant Hope - February 5th at 6 pm Boys basketball vs Pleasant Hope and Girls basketball vs Monett at home - February 6th at 6 pm Girls basketball at Cassville - February 9th at 5 pm Boys basketball at Marionville - February 9th at 6 pm
O-Zone: Jan.24 HS Girls Basketball Rankings: http://www.ozarkssportszone.com/2018/01/25/jan-24-statewide-girls-basketball-coaches-rankings/
Our JH boys basketball game @ Stockton that was cancelled on 1/16 will be made up on Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30pm.
This Friday night is Courtwarming (Homecoming) as FG takes on Logan Rogersville... Please plan to attend. Courtwarming coronation will take place between the JV and Varsity games
Our JHBB game @ Stockton scheduled for Thursday (1/18) has been cancelled. A make up date will be announced when determined.
The HSBB game scheduled for tonight @ Spfld. Central is on as scheduled. JV starts at 6pm followed by the Varsity game.
JH boys basketball scheduled for 1/16 @ Stockton has been cancelled. This game will be made up on 1/18.
Our HS girls basketball game vs. Monett has been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 16th. We will play 2 quarters of a freshman game starting at 5pm followed by the JV and V games.
Our FGHS girls basketball game vs. Monett scheduled for tonight (1/15) has been cancelled. Make up date TBD.
Originally scheduled for Friday night, our HS girls basketball team will play in the championship game of the Skyline Tournament, Saturday, Jan. 13 at 6:30 p.m.
Upcoming Skyline Girls Tournament Bracket is at https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3EiB8HMG3xqLUtvZ2FkZVpxd1VwT1NLajhWc3ZLU1h2X0Nv/view
Blue & Gold Brackets are out: http://www.ozarkssportszone.com/2017/12/13/2017-blue-gold-tournament-brackets/
Pink & White Bracket Released today: http://www.ozarkssportszone.com/2017/12/12/2017-pink-white-brackets-released/
It's a great day to be an Eagle!