Archive | August 2012

Floyd Central journalists excel at HSJI, earn scholarships

HSJI scholarship winners 2012: seniors Katelyn Rowe, Lauren McNeeley, Grace Runkel, Anna Boone, and Danielle Rehor.

Floyd Central journalism students spent part of their summer enhancing their journalism skills by attending the High School Journalism Institute at Indiana University in July. Members of the Bagpiper newspaper staff and Bartizan yearbook staff also spent their time planning for the 2012-13 school year.

FC journalists attending HSJI include seniors Anna Boone, Derek Hanke, Lauren McNeeley, Danielle Rehor, Katelyn Rowe, Grace Runkel; juniors Eli Bolus, Claire DeFrancisci, Nathan Hemminger, Brad Hunt, Bekah Landers, Jessica McNally, Meghan Poff; and sophomore Alaina King.

Congratulations to these journalism students for their great work this summer.


Lord of the Flies study guide could help for English 12 test on Friday, August 10

Students in Mr. Lang’s first-hour English 12 class may print out and complete this study guide to assist with the Lord of the Flies test on Friday, August 10, 2012:

Lord of the Flies Study Guide

Mr. Lang’s Class Syllabi

Parents and students may click and print out any of the classroom standards and/or course syllabi listed below:

English 12 Senior Research Paper Materials

The senior research paper is due Tuesday, October 16, 2012. There are no exceptions to this deadline. Students and parents may click and access senior paper research paper materials here:

Students have been given these documents in class. These documents are essential for the research process. It is the student’s responsibility to have these materials in class each day.

Welcome to Floyd Central Media Matters

Welcome to Floyd Central Media Matters, the website for Floyd Central journalism, media, and English 12 teacher Jim Lang at Floyd Central High School in Floyds Knobs, Indiana.

Check here regularly for updates, assignments, and project due dates for my journalism, media, and English 12 classes, and for updated information on the Floyd Central Bagpiper and Visionary publication staffs.