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Tri County 2 hr Delay 1/3/2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018, Tri County is on a 2 hour delay

12/30 Boys Basketball vs. Bern Union

Today's boys basketball games have been postponed due to weather conditions. All three games have been rescheduled for Sat., 2/10, beginning at 1:00 p.m. 

Tomorrow, Thursday, December 14, 2017, All Federal Hocking Local Schools will be on a 2 hour delay
The Fall Edition of "The Shield", Federal Hocking High School's news magazine
Meetings for Questions and Concerns Regarding the 2018-19 Start Time Changes

We value your thoughts on this transition. Please come and share your questions and concerns.

AJ Cobb Story

FH Grad A.J. Cobb Makes a Great Duck

Read about AJ Cobb, FH Class 2016, a walk on football playing at Oregon is making a big splash with the Ducks! We're proud of you AJ, will be watching for you on SportsCenter! 

Doc Wood

See the article here: AJ Story

No School Fees, Free Lunch and Breakfast, and Free Sporting Events for Students

Once again this year we will not be charging any school fees and students will have access to free lunch and breakfast as well as no charge for FH home sporting events.  Also, students who pack their lunch can have a free milk with their meal.  If you would like to contribute to the district to support this effort, please contact one of our local schools.

Open House--First Day of School

District Open House on Monday, August 21.  First Day of School for students on Wednesday, August 23.

Free Sports Physicals

More free physical days have been approved and scheduled for any FH athlete. These days include July 10th - July 14th at Hopewell's Lancer Care Clinic @ FHHS. Times are 8-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. Just like before, the paperwork should be completed prior to your appointment. To schedule a time, please call Becky and Mindey at 740-662-0541.



Interested in Football and/or Basketball Cheer?!

Tryouts for Middle School and High School Cheerleaders will be held on Tuesday, July 11th, from 5:30pm-8:00pm, in the MS Gym. Please wear black shorts, a white t-shirt, cheer/athletic shoes, with your hair up.

Uniform Fitting: Wednesday, July 12th, at 1:00 p.m. Parents welcome! Once you have been fitted for your uniform, you are free to leave!

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at:

Middle School- Tessa Molina 614-316-0038

High School- Toni Seeger 614-316-0039

"We're very excited for a new season and look forward to seeing you on the 11th!"

Free Sports Physicals

The Lancer Care Clinic at Federal Hocking Secondary School will be giving free physicals to all Federal Hocking Athletes. Beginning Monday, 5/15, we will conduct 3 physicals per day during the FHHS lunch hour: 11:00am, 11:20am, and 11:40am. In addition to these appointment times, we will run an all-day physical schedule in the clinic on Monday, 6/5 and Tuesday, 6/6.

The appointment sign-up sheet is in the main office. Physicals will be scheduled every 20 minutes. Parents/Guardians can call or stop by to schedule an appointment. Students can also sign-up themself. First come, first serve on times.

***The parent portion of the physicl must be filled out and signed before the physical appointment. This gives the clinic staff consent to perform the physical. Thank you Hopewell Health for sponsering the physicals for our athletes! Please see the link below for the flyer.

Flyer Link

17-18 Physical Form

Portable AED Donated by Ohio Health Mark Seckinger (O'Bleness President) and Brent Kim (VP, Physicians Group)  present AED to George Wood (FH Superintendent)

New tool to help with student safety at school events.

Tonight, 4/4, Baseball/Softball

Tonight's baseball and softball games vs. Southern will now be played at home. Southern's fields are not yet ready for play. 

Senior Project Showcase Night Spaghetti Dinner

The Federal Hocking boys basketball team is hosting a spaghetti dinner from 5pm - 7pm in the m/s commons this Thursday, 4/6. For just $5, you will receive a full dinner with drinks. Everyone is welcome to come eat prior to our seniors showcasing their projects. We hope to see you there!

Senior Project Showcase

The Class of 2017 Senior Project Showcase will be held Thursday evening, April 6, 2017 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

Friday March 31st

All Federal Hocking games for this evening have been canceled.  No re-schedule dates as of this time.

Community/Student Health Clinic-Little Lancer Center Opening Soon FH Graduates Erin Lucas and Brielle Clark with Supt. Wood and Mark Briedenbaugh of Hopewell

New Heath Care Clinic and Little Lancer to open in April.  This facility will bring a health care option and early learning facility to all residents of the community.

Open House for new Lancer Clinic

Come to Federal Hocking Middle School for an Open House celebrating the upcoming opening of our new clinic and Little Lancers Socialization Room.

2017-18 Scheduling Nights

Scheduling for students attending Federal Hocking MS/HS in 2017-18 will begin on Wednesday March 29.

Fall Sports Picture Day

*Update on our Fall Sports Picture Day*
We will follow the updated picture schedule posted below:

Thursday, 8/17:
3:00 pm - Varsity Football
3:30 pm - J/H Football
4:00 pm - Volleyball H/S & M/S

Tuesday, 8/29:
2:45 pm - Golf
3:00 pm - Cheer H/S & M/S
3:30 pm - Cross Country H/S & M/S

Federal Hocking discussion on start times followup

Please click here for the latest on the discussion

Bus PLAN A 2017-2018
Fall Sports Schedule

In the link below, you will find the 2017 Federal Hocking Fall sports schedule. Go Lancers! 

Updated Fall Sports Schedule

Internship Parent Meeting Cancelled

The internship parent meeting originally scheduled for tonight has been cancelled.  Mrs. Ripple and Mr. Green will be contacting all parents about the contents of the meeting and the procedures moving forward for students in the program this year.  If you have any questions, please call 740-662-6691 when school resumes.

District Conversations on Sleep and Start Times

Conversations scheduled at elementary schools around the sleep needs of children and school start times.  Learn how to provide your input.

Federal Hocking Band Invades Disney World! Marching Lancers at Disney

The Federal Hocking Marching Lancers are spending part of their summer vacation at Disney World in Orlando, Florida.  See the Photo Galleries link for more pics!  Also, check out the Sunday, June 18th edition of the Athens Messenger for a nice article about the trip.

Use of Time Committee Report - July 2017

On July 13, 2017, The Use of Time Committee reported it's findings and recommendations to the Superintendent and School Board of the Federal Hocking Local School District.

School Bus Pickup times

Please click here for the bus schedules

District Committee Recommends Changes for 2018-19 School Year

For the 2018-19 school year, there will be new start/end times for all FH Students in grades K through 12.  These changes come from recommendations made by a district committee that met this past Spring.  

FH Lancers: 2017 Ohio State HS Clay Target League Champions The 2017 FHHS Shotgun Team at the State Tournament

The 2017 FHHS Lancer Shotgun Team placed first at the State Tournament in Blacklick, Ohio.