Patriots in the News
Patriot Receives Military Academy Appointment
Cadet PFC Savonte Burns, a 2012 graduate of Forest Hill, has received an appointment to the United States Merchant Marine Academy, and in the coming months he will be stationed on its base in Kings Point, New York. Burns is currently living in Roswell, New Mexico, where he is finishing a year at the New Mexico Military Institute.
Congrats Pamela Byrd
The Forest Hill Family would like to congratulate 2012 Graduate and Track Standout, Pamela Byrd, who competed in the National Jr. College Track and Field Meet this weekend. She became the fastest Jr. College freshmen in the Nation finishing behind two Sophomores, both of whom have already committed to the University of Alabama. She ran personal bests in the 100 meters and the 200 meters. See the full results here.
Summer Reading 2013
Summer Reading for Forest Hill High School
For more information about the Summer Reading requirements, including electronic copies of reading book logs, visit the JPS Summer Reading Site.
All students are required to read 3 books during the summer; one required book listed below and two books of the student's choice.
FHS Hosts College Fair
The Class of 2013 at Forest Hill explored their college options at our Annual College Fair. Representatives from 22 institutions of higher learning were on campus to speak with seniors, along with reps from college-readiness groups like GearUp and ESF. Special thanks to all the recruiters and our senior counselor, Ms. Edna Sampson for organizing this event.
The faculty and staff would like to congratulate the senior class of 2012 on successfully completing their graduation requirements! Graduation will be held in the Mississippi Coliseum on May 30th at 2:00 pm. At our Class Day celebration, we honored those receiving academic awards, including scholarships totaling over $2 Million dollars! For photos from the big day, click below.