News & Updates

13th Annual Middle School Summit

posted Nov 5, 2014, 6:41 AM by Catherine Higgins

6th Graders participated in the 13th annual middle school summit on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  The purpose of the conference was to continue a county wide endeavor to curb bullying in schools while learning about ways to improve their school's climate.  Through presentations, interactive activities, and resource binders, the students were empowered to better understand the theme of "The Power of One, The Strength of Many".

Congratulations Class of 2014

posted Jun 27, 2014, 11:28 AM by Catherine Higgins

Field Day Dance 2014

posted Jun 27, 2014, 11:24 AM by Catherine Higgins   [ updated Jun 27, 2014, 11:29 AM ]

The students of Fredon School launched the yearly field day with a couple fun dances. 

Classroom Supply Lists

posted Jun 27, 2014, 11:09 AM by Catherine Higgins   [ updated Aug 9, 2014, 5:32 AM ]

There are no supply lists for grades Kindergarten through 3rd grade.


posted Jun 27, 2014, 10:14 AM by Catherine Higgins   [ updated Jun 27, 2014, 11:27 AM ]

2013 Turkey Trot

posted Dec 2, 2013, 9:14 AM by Catherine Higgins

Fredon Annual Turkey Trot  2013

On Tuesday, November 19, 2013 we held our Annual Turkey Trot.  We had 44 runners for the girls race and 58 runners for the boys race.  The top three finishers for the races were as follows: 
Girl's Race Winners
1st Place - Olivia (6:06)
2nd Place Jordan (6:08)
3rd Emily & Alexa (6:21)

Boy's Race Winners
1st Place Austin (5:45)
2nd Place Gian (5:49)
3rd Place Brian (6:02)

Congratulations to all the runners........

You are all Winners!

Jump Rope for Heart

posted Dec 2, 2013, 8:20 AM by Catherine Higgins   [ updated Dec 2, 2013, 8:58 AM ]

Since 1978, Jump Rope for Heart has raised more than $810 million for research and educational programs.  On November 21, 2013, 53 students in 4th, 5th and 6th grade participated in Jump Rope for Heart.  While participating in jump rope activities, the students learned how physical activity can help prevent heart disease and stroke.  Students also collected money and raised approximately $3,200.00 for the American Heart Association.

Creating Holiday Cards for Military Troops

posted Nov 12, 2013, 12:50 PM by Theresa Westervelt

Fredon school students recently learned what a service project is during their health classes.  Students in grades Kindergarten through 6th grade then created Holiday Cards that will be sent to military troops that are serving overseas through the Holidays!  We wanted to send some Holiday cheer as well as thank them for their service to our Country.  Students enjoyed the opportunity to give up some of their time to bring happiness to others. Pictured are Ryan Alviani and Aiden VanWingerden creating their holiday cards.


posted Nov 6, 2013, 10:43 AM by Catherine Higgins   [ updated Nov 6, 2013, 11:05 AM ]


On October 23, 2013 all 6th grade students participated in the 12th

Annual Middle School Anti-Bullying Summit.  The theme for this years

summit was "Connect with Kindness".  With support from the FEF, the

students received a tee-shirt with the summits logo on it.  Throughout 

the day the students participated in team building and leadership

activities.  They also learned skills to help prevent and stop

bullying from happening.

Activities focusing on Respect

posted Oct 22, 2013, 1:04 PM by Catherine Higgins   [ updated Oct 22, 2013, 1:12 PM ]

Fredon's Monday morning celebrated the beginning of Respect week by showing a video created by last year's students on the meaning of respect.  This video can still be view by choosing the "Respect" link on Fredon's website.  Each student also received a pencil with the phrase "It's cool to be kind - never use hurtful words and help others in need".  Student's created poems that were read on the morning news show within the school.  6th graders performed skits to demonstrate their understanding of kindness and respect, while others related real-life issues of bullying and respect to the issues addressed in the novel "Holes" by L. Sachar.
Mrs. Huffsmith's 2nd grade class created the respect flower garden by discussed ways to grow respect in our school and at home.  

Miss Scott's 2nd grade class created balloons with a respect message towards their classmates. 

Miss Mitchell's 3rd grade class created a respect quilt.  The quilt depicted pictures and messages of respect.

In Miss Radimer's health classes, students created a jigsaw puzzle to connect with kindness.

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