• About FFA

    FFA is a nationally-recognized intracurricular student organization for those interested in agriculture and leadership. It is one of the three components of agricultural education.

    Mission: FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

    Motto: Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve.

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Announcements

  • Students interested in ordering their own personal Official FFA Blue Jacket must use our Chapter code: FL0345 when placing an order.

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  • Use Code @ffa20181 to join our FKMS FFA 2018-19 Remind Group

    Upcoming meetings, deadlines, etc. will be shared through the app.

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  • FKMS FFA will be once again selling Country Meats Snack Sticks! Only $1 for a tasty treat that is locally processed and packaged here in Ocala! 

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  • Congratulations to our 2018-19 Chapter Officers!

    President: Anna Melvin

    Vice President: Gabriel Vazquez

    Treasurer: Alyssa Rosamond

    Secretary: Madison Yarbrough

    ReporterSydney Elliott

    SentinelOlivia Shirley

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FFA Documents

Agenda and Minutes

  • Chapter Agenda/Minutes 4/16/19

    Posted by Nicole Casuso on 4/16/2019 5:30:00 PM

    Chapter Agenda/Minutes 4/16/19

    Secretary

    • Attendance - Jolee, Madison, Alyssa, Anna, Blake, Kyle, Grace, Maleah, Michael, Jason W., Owen, Jaclyn, Lilianna, Gabe, Zoe, Jason M., Kendall
    • Guests- Timmy

    T-Shirts

    • Red shirts are free for active members (attend at least 3 FFA events, i.e. chapter, fundraisers, land lab day, etc.) but more can be purchased for $12
    • Black and Blue Shirts are $17 each

    Fundraising

    • Meat Stick Sales almost done!
    • Thanks to all the students that have been helping!
    • Do we still want to do a food fundraiser at TSC - Bake sale, chocolate covered fair food (marshmallows, nilla wafers, pretzels, rice krispies)
    • 11am-1pm off of 441
    • Kendall, Kyle-Marshmallows, Maleah, Alyssa-Nilla Wafers, Blake, Grace-Pretzels, Jason’s- Rice Krispies
    • Wednesday/Thursday - 4/24, 4/25
      • Plants not going to be arriving anymore :(
      • New date in April 27, that’s a Saturday

    FFA Social Media Presence

    • What should we post?

    Upcoming Events

    • Land Lab Work Days - Friday 4/19 & Monday 4/22
    • Madison, Jolee, Alyssa, MaLeah, Kendall, Jaclyn, Kyle, Jason’s, Blake, Michael
    • 2019-2020 Officer Applications due by Tuesday 4/23
      • Interviews 4/23 after school
    • Banquet? - Saturday 5/18
      • Location: School Cafeteria
      • Attendance: All present
      • Potluck
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  • Chapter Agenda/Minutes 3/26/19

    Posted by Nicole Casuso on 3/28/2019

    Chapter Agenda/Minutes 3/26/19

    Secretary

    • Attendance - Jolee, Anna, Grace, Lilianna, Sydney, Alyssa, Madison, Kyle, Blake, Jason W., Michael, Zoe, Gabe, Gabriel, Maleah, Kendall, Olivia, Owen, Jason M., Jaclyn

    T-Shirts

    • Red shirts are free for active members (attend at least 3 FFA events, i.e. chapter, fundraisers, land lab day, etc.) but more can be purchased for $12
    • Black and Blue Shirts are $17 each

    Fundraising

    • Meat Stick Sales will resume this Wednesday 3/27
      • Mornings by building 5
      • Who is helping: Madison-a, Jolee-a, Blake-a, Kyle-a, Maleah-a, Michael-a, Sydney-a, Jason W.-a, Jason M.-a
    • Food fundraiser at TSC - Bake sale, chocolate covered fair food (marshmallows, nilla wafers, pretzels, waffle cones*, rice krispies)
      • New date in April 27, that’s a Saturday~ waiting for plant donations to arrive in about 2 weeks to include a plant sale too!

    FFA Social Media Presence?

    • Do we want to create an IG and/or FB page to highlight our Chapter? Yes or No??

    Upcoming Events

    • Meat Evaluation CDE - April 20th @ Gainesville Meats Lab
      • RSVP April 5th: Maleah, Gabriel, Gabe
    • Land Lab Work Day - Every other week- on Friday’s
    • Learning with Officers - Anna: Aquaculture
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  • Chapter Agenda/Minutes 2/19/19

    Posted by Nicole Casuso on 3/28/2019

    Chapter Agenda/Minutes 2/19/19

     

    Secretary

    • Attendance - Gabe, Jolee, Madison Y, Anna, Sydney, Blake, Kyle, Grace, Jason W, Gabriel, Zoe, Lilianna, Michael, Owen, Abby, Jaclyn, Madison J

    Chapter Picture

    Fundraising

    • Meat Stick Sales will resume in March
      • Mornings by building 5
    • Food fundraiser at TSC - Bake sale, chocolate covered fair food (marshmallows, nilla wafers, pretzels, waffle cones*, rice krispies)
      • Saturday Mar 30 Tentatively

    Upcoming Events

    • Vegetable Practice - Weds 2/20/19
    • Operation Shoebox for soldiers for the rest of February

    Chapter T-Shirts

    • Size/Qty
      • Red - Sx8; Mx6, Lx2, XLx2
      • Blue - ~6
      • Black - ~6

    Banner for fair

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  • Minutes 1/22/19

    Posted by Nicole Casuso on 1/22/2019 5:20:00 PM

    Chapter Agenda/Minutes 1/22/19

    All Officers

    • Opening/Closing Ceremony

     

    Secretary

    • Attendance - All officers, Jolee, Blake, Kyle, Grace, Jason, Gabriel, Zoe, Lilianna, Michael, Owen, Abby, Jaclyn
    • MLK Showmanship Clinic

    Vice President

    • Spring Plant Sale Discussion
    • Land Lab plant work day- 1/30/19 Wednesday

    Sentinel

    • Meat Stick Sales
    • Bring your MONEY!!!!!
    • In the 6th grade area/courtyard
    • Mornings or end of the day

    Treasurer

    • Learn with Officers - Vegetable ID
      • Preliminary Testing Day February 26th

    President

    • Upcoming Events
      • Aquaculture & Poultry Practice - Friday 1/25/19
        • Preliminaries Next Tues 1/29/19
      • Feb. 16th- Poultry Evaluation
      • Feb. 16th-23rd- FFA Week
      • Pet Drive, Blue&Gold day, Banner, Invite a friend/family meeting/game, Shoebox for soldiers
      • Feb. 21st (interferes with swine checkin so...checking out March horticultural CDEs)- Floriculture - Sydney, Alyssa, Gabriel
        • Nursery & Landscape- Blake, Kyle - District OH Demonstration CDEs March 11-22

    Reporter

    • Group Pictures, if camera - be there and dress how you want to be remembered!

    Unfinished business

    • Food fundraiser at TSC - Bake sale, fair food (sno-cones, popcorn, funnel cakes, deep fried oreos, corn dogs)
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  • Chapter Minutes 11/6/18

    Posted by Nicole Casuso on 11/7/2018 3:30:00 PM

    Chapter Agenda/Minute

    All Officers

    • Opening/Closing Ceremony

     

    Secretary

    • Attendance -  Madison, Alyssa, Anna, Jolee, Sydney, Kyle, Lilianna, Blake, Michael, Gabriel, Owen, Grace, Kendall, Sophia, Ma’leah, Zoe
    • Guests:

     

    Treasurer

    • Fundraisers -
      • Snack sticks! Pop by the station in the mornings before school to help! (6th grade waiting area grass courtyard)

    Sentinel

    • Snacks at meetings - BYOS

     

    Reporter

    • Chapter T-Shirt Design Vote
    • Go to; FFA Website, and the form to vote will be posted there!! Go vote

     

    Upcoming Events - President & Vice President

     

    • Learning with Officers
    • SEYF/Poultry/ Rabbit Meeting - Nov 8 @ 6pm
    • Land Lab Work Day - Nov 9 @ 4-5 after school

     

        • Blake, Kyle, Gabriel, Kendall, Jaclyn, Alyssa, Zoe, JoLee, Madison
      • CDEs

     

    • Food Science - Nov 13

     

          • Kira, Sydney, Kaeden
          • Meet- Friday 10/19

     

    • Horse Evaluation - Nov 27 - Ocala

     

          • Practice with other schools TBA - 10/29, 10/30, or 11/1
          • Kaylee, Kendall W, Gabriel
            • Meet - Wednesday 11/8

     

    • Citrus - November 29 LTC

     

          • Sydney, Kyle

     

    • Tool ID - November 29 LTC

     

        • Hannah, Blake, Madison?,
    • LDEs - Sub districts December 11
      • Creed Speaking - Gabriel, Sydney, JoLee
      • Extemp Public Speaking - Olivia, Zoe, Gabe, Alexis
      • Prepared Public Speaking - Sydney, Madison, Ma’Leah
      • OCC - Alyssa, Kira, Kaylee, JoLee
      • Parliamentary Procedures - Kalyee, JoLee, Blake
    • Leadership Conferences - SPARK Middle School Conference @ Haines City
      • $50
      • Fri/Sat - 11/30 - 12/1
        • Madison, Jolee, Blake, Michael, Kyle, Kendall*, Sydney*, Jaclyn, Ma’leah*, Gabriel*, Zoe*, Grace*, Sophia*
      • Money due; next Wednesday 11/14
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