The future is theirs, and a conference at FMCC helped them catch a glimpse of what that future might hold. A dozen FFCS Middle School students – four each from grades 6, 7 and 8 – had the opportunity on May 14 to attend the Future Women of STEM Conference at Fulton Montgomery Community College. … Continue reading “A dozen FFCS students explore STEM at conference”
Tuesday, May 21, will be a busy day for FFCS as our school community celebrates our district’s agricultural heritage and artistic flair. The Agricultural Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the high school. It’s also the date of the annual school budget vote and Board of Education election. For more … Continue reading “The Ag Fair and student artwork will be in focus on May 21”
On Wednesday, May 1, the college-level Participation in Government class took a trip to the state capitol in Albany. The purpose was to experience how state government functions first-hand. Kaitlyn Gray expressed her delight for the time spent at the capitol. “The trip was very informative and made me look at government in a new … Continue reading “FFCS seniors visit state capitol”
Regents review sessions are now scheduled. All sessions will be from 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. on the date listed for the course. Global Studies: May 13 May 16 May 20 May 23 May 30 June 3 June 6 June 10 June 13 Geometry: May 13 May 14 May 16 May 20 May 21 May 23 … Continue reading “Regents review sessions scheduled”
What do you get when you have perfect attendance for the marking period at Fonda-Fultonville Middle School? For students in grade 5 through grade 8, the reward is a Braves Badge, which, along with the prestige, comes with some yummy perks. The students were treated yesterday to ice cream served by Debbie Fiorillo, FFCS PTSA … Continue reading “Perfect attendance at MS recognized with Braves Badges”
Fonda-Fultonville Elementary School held its third quarter awards assembly on Monday, April 15. Congratulations to all of the students who were recognized for their scholastic achievements and exemplary character! Kindergarten Duval Chase Rood Math Lucia Escher Reading Hunter Rocklin Respect Spencer Walker Perseverance Hanifin Emmaline Nacco Writing Maylin Caffrey Kindness Tyrese Hanrahan Reading Liam Baird … Continue reading “Elementary school’s 3rd quarter awards assembly”
The project blended English language arts and elements of computer science as students learned about plot, characters, setting, algorithms and ozocodes at the same.
Students learned about sawmill operation, safety practices, arboriculture and wood product marketing, team-building and leadership skills.
The experience was made possible during seventh grade social studies teacher Holly Thompson’s classes on April 4, featuring educators from the Fort Ticonderoga historic attraction.
Fonda-Fultonville Elementary School has been recognized by a research group for increasing the achievement of economically-disadvantaged students. The school received a certificate this week from the Better Outcomes Research group, which conducted a three-year study about the success of students in traditionally under-performing demographic groups. The study recognized that students who are economically disadvantaged at … Continue reading “FFES recognized for increasing student achievement”