Nov. 14 Floyd School News

By Jennifer Essary

Upcoming events
• Standards Assessments for all juniors is Tuesday and Wednesday
• Thanksgiving holidays will be Nov. 24-28. School will resume Nov. 29.
• The Christmas program will be Dec. 6

Athletics
Football: The six-man state title game has been moved to Wednesday at noon.
Basketball: Thursday through Sunda, junior high boys and girls will play at Melrose for the Melrose Tournament; Nov. 22, junior high boys and girls at Logan, 5 p.m.; November 22, JV and varsity boys and girls at Tatum, 4:30 p.m.

NHS food drive
The Floyd National Honor Society will be having a food drive. Students from all grades, Preschool to 12th, can drop off non-perishable food items to their homeroom from Monday through Dec. 1. The class that donates the most food wins a pizza party.

Floyd FFA news
The school would like to congratulate the Floyd FFA District Creed Contestants. JoLynn Corley placed 2nd, Carissa Swift was 3rd. Brook Reed also made the finals. Brittani James and Jessica Christensen also competed. There were 44 contestants from 10 schools represented. JoLynn and Carissa will compete at the State Creed Contest at the New Mexico State FFA Convention in June.
Jennifer Essary can be reached at 478-2846 or ess227@yucca.net