Fredericktown Middle School
SRO Paxton Chilcote
Cell Phones - Students will be able to use their cell phones during lunch this year. They will not be used in the classroom in the Middle School.
Backpacks - Students will not be carrying backpacks/bags during the day. They will need to utilize their lockers during the school day.
Drop Off & Pick Up - Students may be dropped off & picked up in the front parking lot or behind the school. Please stay out of the bus loop during these times.
Knox Public Health will be at the school on Tuesday, August 29th from 9:00 to 11:00 AM KPH for tdap and meningitis vaccines. Consent form is attached below.
For those needing immunizations. Appointments are available Monday-Friday from 8am-4pm at the Knox County Community Health Center, 11660 Upper Gilchrist Rd., Mount Vernon OH 43050
Required immunizations for Middle/High School:
Tdap/Td: Grade 7-12 One dose of Tdap vaccine must be administered on or after the tenth birthday.
MCV4 (Meningococcal): Grade 7 One dose of meningococcal vaccine must be administered on or after the tenth birthday.
Grade 12: Two doses of MCV4. Second dose on or after age 16 years. If the first dose was given on or after the 16th birthday, only one dose is required.
If you choose to not have your child vaccinated, an exemption form needs to be filled out and turned in by August 31, 2023.
Student Medication Authorization Forms
August 22nd - Picture Day
Counselor/Social Worker Update
Supporting Our Freddies
Our priority is to ensure the safety and well-being of our students. We encourage everyone to actively participate in creating a nurturing environment that promotes open communication, empathy, and understanding. If you know a student who may need support, or if you have any concerns, please don't hesitate to reach out to our social workers or school counselors. Working together, we can make a profound difference in the lives of our students.
Hannah Art, Social Worker
740-694-2781 ext. 3412
Cindy Truex, Social Worker
740-694-2781 ext. 3412
Karen Barta, HS/MS School Counselor
740-694-2726 ext 3411
Melissa White, Elementary School Counselor
740-694-2781 ext. 3410
8th Grade Washington DC Trip
We are excited to bring back the Washington DC trip to the 8th grade. This is an optional trip for students. It will be a great learning experience along with creating exciting memories together.
Dates: April 28-30
The link below explains how to pay and about your initial deposit.
Fredericktown Middle School 2024 Washington DC Trip in Washington D.C., DC, USA
Highland Middle School 8th Grade is proud to offer our students an experience of a lifetime. We will visit the nations capital, Washington DC. This trip is offered to 8th grade students at our school and has been a tradition for many years. This trip is not offered to parents.
Middle School Yearbook
We will have a Middle School yearbook this year for students. You can purchase them throughout the year at the link below. They will be delivered in May before the students leave for the summer.