District News

Choir competes at Music in the Parks

The choir had a wet and cold, but successful day at Music in the Parks at Cedar Point. Both the 7-8th and High School choirs received ratings of excellent, and first place in their classes.

First Place finish at Egg Drop Contest

Fredericktown High School was represented by Mr. Miller’s engineering students and Dr. Dixon’s science students at COTC’s Egg Drop Contest last Friday. Connor Riley won first place freshman individual project and a drone. The team of Ryan Matthews and Kassi Farson won the "Most Scrambled" award. The Fredericktown team overall won overall first place "Eggcellent" Finish

Fredericktown FFA wins state ENR Championship

Recently, the Fredericktown FFA chapter had a team compete in the State Environmental and Natural Resources (ENR) contest. The event was held on Saturday, April 23, at the Darby Creek Natural Resource Center in Galloway, Ohio.

In order to qualify for this contest, teams must place within the top five teams in one of the competitions that relates to the environment and its resources. Those career development events include Urban Soils, Rural Soils, Wildlife Management, Nature Interpretation, and Forestry. Fredericktown’s team had placed 2nd in the State Forestry competition to qualify for the State ENR Competition. This accomplishment also qualified them to compete in the Big Eastern Regional Forestry Contest in Massachusetts in September...

Important Dates for Seniors

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FHS Students’ Success at District Science Fairs

The North Central District Science Day and the Marion Area Science and Engineering Fair took place on Saturday, March 19th at the Ohio State University Marion Campus. FHS fared well, as three of Dr. Carmen Dixon’s students competed and were judged a minimum of four different times. Kendra Denton received a “Superior” rating on her project entitled “Vim and Vinegar,” Lauren Partington received a “Superior” rating on her project “Prosthetic Hand” along with the Yale University Science and Engineering Award. Ryan Matthews also received a “Superior” rating for his project entitled “Agricultural Robotics: Farming’s Future.” In addition, Ryan received four special awards. He won top engineering project, top 11th grade project including a scholarship of $1500.00 to OSU Marion, and an award from the Ohio Soybean Council that included $100.00, and a Governor’s Award from the State of Ohio. Also, Ryan’s project was rated 6th overall top project out of 102 projects judged that day. All students are invited to compete in the Ohio State Science Day, taking place at OSU Columbus on May 14th. In addition to ratings, multiple special awards will be offered as well as numerous college scholarships.

District Calendar

During the March Board Meeting, the Fredericktown Board of Education approved the 2016-17 and 2017-18 District Calendars. Click here to download.

Running Club Accomplishments

Congratulations to these Running Club students for running or walking over 50 miles!  

Anthony Brooks, Grace Brooks, Grady Mills, Carson Rinehart, Liam Stalnaker, Kristen Cobb, Julia Davis, Trenton Piar, Blake Tucker, Brandon Cobb, Trinity Barnes, Owen Krabill, and Lydia Stalnaker

Many others are very close to 50 miles.  Keep coming on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings!

Marching Band Liberty Bowl Awards
Congratulations to the Fredericktown High School Marching Band who were originally awarded many awards at the 2016 Liberty Bowl in Memphis, TN. The band's awards included:

Class AA 3rd Place: Parade

Class AA 2nd Place: Field Show

Class AA Best Music: Field Show

Recent FFA Updates

Fredericktown FFA takes 2nd at District 7 Parliamentary Procedure Contest Fredericktown FFA Excels at District 7 Job Interview Competition!
Fredericktown FFA takes 5th in Food Science Competition!
Fredericktown FFA takes 11th in the State Parliamentary Procedure Contest
Fredericktown FFA takes 11th in the State Parliamentary Procedure Contest
Fredericktown FFA attends National FFA Convention
Fredericktown FFA takes 8th in Ohio Rural Soils Contest
Fredericktown FFA takes 6th place in the State Urban Soils Contest

Elementary Student Council Student Council

The Elementary Student Council is looking forward to another exciting year!  Student Council is run by third, fourth, and fifth grade students. The goal is to organize fun activities for students and provide community service.


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