Category Archives: Franklin County High

Transfer Students

FCCSC now accepting transfer students for the 2017-2018 school year.  Click here for the transfer application.

Posted in Announcement, Brookville Elementary, Franklin County High, Franklin County Middle School, Laurel School, Mt Carmel School

2017 AGstravaganza Outreach Event

2017 AGstravaganza Outreach Event Hosts K-8th Grade FCCSC Students

How do pollinators benefit our crops?  What crop species are prevalent in Indiana? How does farm machinery make modern agriculture more efficient and affect our food prices?  What steps of production occur from the chicken egg to the meal on your plate?  Why is grain dangerous, and how can you stay safe on the farm? These are all questions that Agriculture Education and FFA students answered through hands-on educational activities with 1,200 Kindergarten through 8th Grade students of Franklin County Community Schools participating on Thursday, May 11th and Friday, May 12th.  

Agriculture Education students have been planning the outreach event all year.  From selecting important agricultural topics to creating fun and engaging, but yet differentiated activities for students of a wide range of grade levels, the Agriculture Education students were responsible for the planning of a very large and important event.  

Community organizations were also involved in the day – The Farm Service Agency, Farm Bureau, Extension Service, as well as members of our Franklin County Agricultural community were involved in the education of various Agricultural topics.

Agriculture Education students collaborated on presentations ranging from grain safety to … Continue reading

Posted in Brookville Elementary, Brookville Middle School, Franklin County High, Laurel School, Mt Carmel School

FCHS Summer School Opportunities

The spring semester will soon come to an end and the graduation caps will begin to fly and that means summer school is just around the corner.  This year, FCHS will offer Physical Education, English, Algebra I, PLATO, and Supervised Ag Experience.  Click the links below for registration forms.

 

Physical Education  –  English/Algebra I  –  PLATO  –  Supervised Ag Experience

Posted in Announcement, Franklin County High

National Honor Society

Congratulations to Franklin County High School’s 47 inductees into the Sagamore Chapter of the National Honor Society. A special congratulations also goes to retired Brookville Elementary Principal, Mr. Mike Biltz, on being named the 2017 Honorary Inductee for the Sagamore Chapter of the National Honor Society.

 

Posted in Announcement, Franklin County High

March Educator of the Month

College and Career Readiness Coordinator, Mrs. Sara Shaver, has been named as March’s “Educator of the Month”. This honor comes on the heels of Ms. Shaver being recognized as an ISTAR Educator earlier this month.  

This is Mrs. Shaver’s second year serving as Franklin County High School’s first College and Career Readiness Counselor.  Mrs. Shaver is a graduate of Franklin County High School.  She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Northern Kentucky University and a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Indiana Tech.   Prior to returning to Franklin County Mrs. Shaver worked in higher education both at Brown Mackie College and Cincinnati State.  

Mrs. Shaver was nominated for this recognition by a FCHS student.  According to the student, “Being Franklin County High School’s College and Career Readiness Coordinator means Mrs. Shaver supervises and helps students decide their next steps after high school and prepares them for what the real world has to offer.  Her door is always open to students who have transferred, are midterm graduates, and even to students who have already graduated.”  She provides support and guidance to both students and their parents as they navigate the waters of college admission, scholarships, and financial … Continue reading

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