May Educator of the Month

Superintendent, Dr. Debbie Howell, is pleased to announce that Mrs. Kim Bradley has been named May’s “Educator of the Month.”  Mrs. Bradley works as a special needs instructional assistant at Brookville Middle School.   She has provided support and assistance for special needs students in Franklin County for the last six years.  

Mrs. Bradley was nominated for this recognition by a parent.  When asked why Mrs. Bradley should receive this award, the parent responded that, “Mrs. Bradley takes the role of instructional assistant to the next level.  Her passion to find what works for each special needs student to succeed is a true gift.”

In her “free time”, Mrs. Bradley likes to ride her motorcycle in benefit and charity rides.  In addition, to “riding” in these benefit and charity rides, Mrs. Bradley volunteers her time to organize rides.  Last year, she organized a charity ride to help create a “sensory room” at Brookville Middle School.

When asked what she loves most about her job, Mrs. Bradley shared stories about the students she serves.  Small successes and victories from her students brings her joy and a sense of accomplishment.  

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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

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Random Drug Testing Program

On Monday, April 10, 2017, the Franklin County Board of School Trustees unanimously approved the Random Drug Testing Program for students in grades 7-12.  The Board also approved a Reasonable Suspicion Policy.  Both policies can be found in the links below.

These policies will take effect June 1, 2017.  Parent and student information meetings will be held this spring and again in the fall.  

Random Trug Testing Policy
Reasonable Suspicion Policy

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April’s STARS of Excellence

Check Out this Month’s STARS of Excellence.

Read about each student by going to our STARS of Excellence website.

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April Educator of the Month

Superintendent, Dr. Debbie Howell, is thrilled to announce that Mrs. Pam Bachus, second grade teacher at Brookville Elementary School, has been selected as April’s “Educator of the Month”.  According to Howell, “Mrs. Bachus is a very dedicated and caring teacher.  She pours her heart and soul into her classroom and develops long lasting relationships with her students and their families.”

Mrs. Bachus has been teaching in the Franklin County School Corporation for 19 years.  Her first teaching job was at St. Gabriel School in Connersville, Indiana.  Mrs. Bachus received her Bachelor Degree in Elementary Education and Special Education from Marian College.  She holds a Masters Degree from Xavier University and is certified in Reading Recovery.  

Mrs. Bachus was nominated for this honor by a parent.  When asked why Mrs. Bachus should be considered for this recognition the parent responded, “Mrs. Bachus has a love for the children and for teaching. She makes sure all of the students understand what  she is teaching, and she goes above and beyond to help every child. She is an excellent example of a perfect teacher!  The Franklin County  School Corporation is lucky to have her.”

Currently, Mrs. Bachus and her husband, Tom, spend … Continue reading

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