District News

Important Jostens date for Freshmen

January 21st, 2016 - Jostens Ring Presentation

January 28th, 2016 - Jostens Ring Ordering

College Sense Selective College Admissions & ACT Preparation Seminar

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Fredericktown Admin Building (old HS) Gym

Learn about college admissions and how to improve your ACT score! Cost is just $20 for Fredericktown students! Act Now! Spaces are limited. Bring cash, check, or money order made out to Fredericktown Local Schools for $20 to Mrs. Jurkowitz in the Guidance Office by Tuesday, November 24th.

Testing Update Available

A new testing update has been released by the Ohio Deparment of Education.  Click here to download.

FFA takes 2nd place in the Ohio Forestry Competition and qualifies for the Big E Contest!

Recently the Fredericktown FFA Chapter had 5 members compete in the state level contest to test their career skills in Forestry at Hocking College. The following participated in that contest: Milan Pozderac, Ryan Matthews, Dalton Canter, Caity Gaddis, and Jacob Lotz. Each member had to complete the following practicum’s: Identify trees and complete a Timber Cruising practicum (where they had to determine the diameter of the tree and the number of logs that tree produces, approximate board feet, and figure the overall value of that tree if harvested) , identify leaves, forestry equipment ID, chainsaw parts, forest diseases and disorders. They also have to take a written test on the basic knowledge of Forestry. They placed 2nd place right behind Logan High School and will be advancing to the Big E Regional Competition in Springfield, Massachusetts next September. Jacob Lotz who took 8th individual overall. Milan Pozderac who took 9th individual and Ryan Matthews took 11th individually. Caity Gaddis and Dalton Canter will also join the team at the Big E Competition. Fredericktown FFA Advisor is Debra Burden.

Checking Grades on PowerSchool

As we near the end of the 1st Grading Period, just a reminder to parents and students that grades can be checked any time using PowerSchool.

Last Day of Grading Period 1: October 16th
Last Day of Grading Period 2: December 18th
Last Day of Grading Period 3: March 11th
Last Day of Grading Period 4: May 20th

Homecoming Court Announced

Congratulations to our 2015 Homecoming Court

Macy Earnest, Rachel Caputo, Bailey Mast, 
Deva Staton, Destiny Clagg

Derikito Named Commended Student by the National Merit Scholarship Program

Congratulations to Senior Emily Derikito on being named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program! Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2016 competition by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).

Students Learn Dangers of Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Police officer Matt White and Chief of Police Roger Brown, from the Fredericktown Police Department, visited Ms. Beheler's high school health classes to speak with students about the dangers of alcohol and drug abuse. Students were able to wear goggles that simulate impairment from excessive consumption of alcohol. Officer White also spoke with students about the Ohio Revised Code, trends in widespread presence of drugs and alcohol for high school aged students, and the connection between actions today and aftermath effects in the future. The students truly enjoyed the presentation and want to extend a thank you to the Fredericktown Police Department. 


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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