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The Ohio Historical Marker unveiling and plate auction will be held in the Fredericktown High School gymnasium beginning at 7PM.

PSAT Test

Sophomore and Junior Students: It’s time to sign up for the PSAT/NMSQT! Cost is $16, payable in the guidance office by September 10. The test will take place at the Administrative Offices (old HS) on October 10.

The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a standardized testadministered by the College Boardand cosponsored by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). The scores from the PSAT/NMSQT are used to determine eligibility and qualification for the National Merit Scholarship Program. Not only does the PSAT help prepare students to take the SAT or ACT, the PSAT can also open the door to National Merit Scholarships and other awards. With $180 million dollars in scholarships awarded to students who achieve high scores on the PSAT, how a student performs on this exam can help determine scholarship money for the future.Only Junior scores will count towards the National Merit Scholarship Program.

Click here for more information and practice tests.

Paperwork Turn-In and Schedule Pick-Up

Parents/Guardians, 

On Thursday, August 9th from 12:00 noon-3:00 PM the paperwork turn-in and schedule pick-up will be open to all grades 6-12. Please remember to come to the cafeteria for your ID badge and picture, schedule, and to turn in all necessary forms. Thank you. 

Orientation Meeting and Schedule Pick-Up

Parents/Guardians, 

We will be holding a 9th grade orientation meeting on August 14th at 4:30 during the open house. There will also be a 12th grade informational meeting on August 14th at 5:30. Both events will be held in the high school gymnasium. 

Today, August 8th is the high school schedule pick-up. The 9th and 12th grade is from 8:00-11:00AM. Grades 10 and 11 are from 12:00-3:00. 

School Supply List

Click Here to download the 2018-19 School Supply list

Commencement will be held in the HS gymnasium at 7pm

FFA Updates

Fredericktown FFA Chapter Competes in Ashland Invitational

Fredericktown FFA Competes in State Equine Judging Competition

Fredericktown FFA Competes in State Wildlife Competition

Fredericktown FFA Competes in State General Livestock Competition

Fredericktown FFA Participates in Knox County Envirothon

Fredericktown FFA Hosts Annual Banquet

Fredericktown FFA Team is named State ENR Champions!

Blood drive

 

Dear Parents/Guardian,

We need your help!! The big community blood drive is this Wednesday and we still have lots of open times. This is a scholarship drive so you are helping the students and also saving lives. Each pint of blood collected has the potential to help up to three hospital patients in need. Your student will also get a prizes and a certificate for helping! The American Red Cross values your time and donation so we have committed a lot more staff this year to make sure that the collection wait times are as short as possible and your donation will go smoothly. Please schedule today by calling 1-800 RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or by visiting RedCrossBlood.org, sponsor code Fredericktown HS.

Accepting the Challenge of Excellence Award

Senior Aislynn Ray, center, pictured with other Knox County students, was recognized at the Knox County Exchange Club luncheon in Mount Vernon for the annual ACE (Accepting the Challenge of Excellence) Award. This award recognizes students who have made a dramatic change in high school and have overcome challenges. Congratulations Aislynn! Awards Picture

Fredericktown Schools is operating on a 2 HOUR DELAY

Open Enrollment

Fredericktown Local Schools will be accepting applications for open enrollment beginning Monday, April 2, 2018 thru Monday, May 15, 2018.  For further infor please contact the Administration Office with any questions 740-694-2956.

For more information, click here.

FFA Updates

Fredericktown FFA Speaks their Way to State

Fredericktown FFA Chapter Competes in Marysville Invitational

Fredericktown FFA Practices Sales Techniques

Fredericktown FFA Competes at Mount Gilead Nature & Wildlife Invitational

Fredericktown FFA Takes place in Mount Gilead Equine Invitational

Fredericktown FFA Competes in Invitational General Livestock Contest

Fredericktown FFA Competes in County Public Speaking

Fredericktown FFA Members compete in Chapter Creed Contest

Fredericktown FFA Takes Third Place in District Ag Power Diagnostics

Fredericktown Schools is operating on a 2 Hour Delay

Fredericktown Jr./Sr. H.S. Musical Theatre All Aboard For Broadway
Band Boosters: Italian Dinner Feb. 2nd 5:00-7:00PM Italian Dinner
President's Day - February 19, 2018

School will be in session on President's Day, February 19, 2018

College Sense Selective College Admissions & ACT Prep Seminar

College Sense Selective College Admissions

and ACT Preparation Seminar

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, from 8:15 am to 2:45 pm,

at Fredericktown High School in the Old High School Gym

Course Handbook

Click here to download the 2018-19 High School Course Handbook 

Kiwanis Club awards Turner

Turner

 

Senior Leah Turner, pictured second from right, was recognized by the Knox County Kiwanis Club on Monday, January 8, for being one of the top students in her class. Leah has over a 4.0 GPA and plans to attend North Central State College after graduation. Congratulations, Leah!

Scheduling Night

Parents/Students, 

We are holding our annual High School Scheduling Night on Wednesday, January 17th from 5:00-8:00PM in the high school gymnasium. Parents and students are invited to attend the event to discuss their student's future courses with staff. We will have high school staff organized by departments so that you can meet with them regarding any questions or expectations for courses. 

Mandatory CCP Meeting 2018

Interested in taking College Credit Plus (CCP) classes for next year? There will be a mandatory meeting about CCP on January 17 from 6-7 p.m. in the High School Commons for students and parents. This is required even if you attended last year. Representatives from COTC, OSU, MVNU and NCSC will be available to discuss options for students and a variety of considerations for participation in the program will be discussed. CCP intent forms are due to the guidance office by April 1 to participate for the 2018-19 school year (click here for form). This form is required for any CCP class taken in and/or out of FHS.

Student & Staff Volleyball Tournament

Date: Thursday, December 7th - 7-10 pm
12 teams competing for the championship
Admission: $3
Concessions available

 

Registration deadline: November 30th December 4th
Registration fee: $15 (6-member teams)
Registration forms: Room 412

Volleyball

Kiwanis Good Citizen Luncheon

Senior Aislynn Ray, center, was recognized Monday at the Kiwanis Good Citizen Luncheon in Mount Vernon. Biannually, each county school nominates a student who gives back to their school and community. Aislynn assumed the responsibility for photographing many games and activities to support her fellow students and she also provides great leadership to her yearbook class, all while having a positive attitude. We are proud Aislynn is a Freddie!

Award picture

FFA Updates

Fredericktown FFA Meets the Standards for a Business Meeting

Fredericktown FFA competes in County Job Interview Competition

Fredericktown FFA Attends National FFA Convention

Fredericktown FFA competes in County Forestry Contest

Fredericktown FFA excels at County Soils Contest

Fredericktown FFA members attended the Farm Science Review

Fredericktown FFA Advances to State Forestry Competition

Fredericktown FFA Wins District Urban Soils Contest

Fredericktown Urban Soils team Headed for another National Contest!

FHS Varsity Show

We’re excited to announce that we are now accepting ticket orders for Varsity Show 2017! If you’ve never seen our Varsity Show, you are truly missing out on a one-of-a-kind experience. In addition to rock concert lighting and effects, these performances put the audience up close and personal with members of the FHS Marching Band while enjoying a full season’s worth of songs played in one night! Here’s the need-to-know info for our Varsity Show 2017!

When:

Friday, November 10th – 7:00pm

Saturday, November 11th – 7:00pm

Sunday, November 12th – 5:30pm

Doors open 30 minutes prior to each performance

Where:

Fredericktown Elementary Commons

Cost:

$5 General Admission

How to order tickets:

Email FHSVarsityShow@gmail.com the following information:

1. Name

2. How many tickets AND for which night(s)

3. Please specify how you want to pick up/pay for your tickets:

       - Will-Call (pay night-of)

       - Student Take-Home (send money with student-specify which student)

       - Pick up at Band Office (pay when you pick them up)

Drama Club Performance

Drama Club Performance. November 2, 3, 4 @ 7:30PM

ACT Seminar

Fredericktown High School will again host a comprehensive ACT and college admissions seminar for our students for just $20 each on December 4. The price includes the seminar, a textbook, lunch, and online testing access after the session. Similar programs costs hundreds of dollars per student. Please register in the guidance office by November 29.  More information will be sent home with students soon. Also, the on time registration deadline for the December 9 ACT isNovember 3. Please visit www.actstudent.org to register for the ACT. It makes perfect sense to take this class and then take the ACT less than a week later! In addition, the ACT will be required, free of charge, to all 11th grade students later this year and will take place during the school day.

Parent Lockdown Information

Parents are encouraged to read the attached information sheet from Superintendent Matt Chrispin regarding annual lockdown drills and procedures.

FAFSA Parent Meeting

A college financial aid advisor will be at FHS on Tuesday, October 24 from 6-7 pm in the MS/HS Library to discuss the financial aid process and answer questions for seniors and parents about submitting the form. Other grade levels are also welcome to attend!