The Fort Cherry School District is a small, rural public institution located approx 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh City. The District encompasses 58 square miles which include the municipalities of McDonald, Midway, Hickory, and the Townships of Robinson and Mount Pleasant. The District campus is located on 70 square miles of majestic farm land with an amazing view of Pennsylvania's rolling hills.
The Fort Cherry Campus is made up of two school buildings--Fort Cherry Elementary Center (Grades K-6) and Fort Cherry Junior Senior High School (Grades 7-12). The District campus also includes a football stadium, multi-purpose practice field, tennis court, baseball/softball fields, two vocational agriculture greenhouses (hydroponics and aquaponics facilities), a breathtaking cross country trail.
In preparation for the development of the Southern Beltway, Trumbull Corporation will be implementing a 30 day road closure on Noblestown Rd in the proximity of the Robinson Twp Municipal Building. The construction will begin on February 11, 2019 and is projected to be completed by March 12, 2019. All FC Transportation has been rerouted during this time.
School will be in session on the following days due to weather cancellations:
Monday, February 18th
Thursday, April 18th
Tuesday, April 23rd
Friday, May 24th
Monday, February 11, 2019 Board Member Vacancy Interviews at 6:30 PM followed by Capital Project Presentation
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Special Meeting at 5:30 PM (Appointment of new Board Member/Capital Project Approvals) followed by Administrative Roundtable
Monday, February 25, 2019 Regular Board (6:30 PM starting with executive session; regular meeting to follow)
Daniel Saftner, a 2007 graduate of Fort Cherry, currently a graduate student at the University of Nevada, Reno, received a Fulbright Fellowship to study water quality in West Africa
Alum Alex Baker helps to design a water transportation and purification system, which is a water barrel that filters as it rolls
The Fort Cherry School District Board of School Directors conducted two Town Hall Meetings for Capital Projects related to Air Ventilation (Presentation of finances & timeline of projects to include possibility of adding cooling system to buildings are available below for viewing.)
Is your child going to be five by August 31, 2019. Check out Fort Cherry's Kindergarten Registration Program. If you have any questions, please contact the Elementary Center Office at 724.796.1551 ext 2000 or email Mrs. Tami Goddard, Elementary Secretary at email@example.com
The Fort Cherry School District is in need of Teacher Substitutes. If you currently hold a bachelor's degree in any area and are interested in becoming a substitute teacher, please contact Mrs. Lori Cowden at firstname.lastname@example.org. The following credentials are required: transcripts for bachelor's degree, letter of interest, resume, standard teaching application, all clearances, mandated reporter training, and confidentiality training. Both trainings are free and provided through the school district if needed. Please contact the school for additional information.