Providing courses for students to explore their talents, gain real-world experience and make connections that will last a lifetime.
The agricultural program at FMHS has been around for around 10 years. Recently, FMHS has added an aquaponics lab, a greenhouse and a chicken coop. Every year this programs continues to grow and students continue to learn through hands-on projects and experiences.
Welding courses are available at the Fort Madison High School through Southeastern Community College. These courses cover oxyacetylene welding, advanced shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding and much more!
FAMILY & cONSUMER SCIENCES
The concurrent enrollment foods courses are associated with the Indian Hills Culinary Arts program which is accredited by the American Culinary Federation, and prepares you with the culinary skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a variety of food-related careers. Experiences are provided in all aspects of cooking and baking, with a combination of formal classes and extensive lab experiences.
In many of these courses, students will be introduced to people working in an industry that interests them. Throughout these courses, students take several interest inventory assessments to show them where their interests and strengths are and match them up to positions available in our area. The goal is to prepare students with the skills to secure a position with a company or prepare them for additional education.
The industrial technology department provides automotive courses that incorporate both theory and hands-on activities for students of all ages. These courses range from basic levels of auto systems to advanced levels of engine work, drivetrain, electrical, body work, interior work, disassembly/reassembly, and automotive electronics.related careers. Experiences are provided in all aspects of cooking and baking, with a combination of formal classes and extensive lab experiences.
Construction courses are also available at the Fort Madison High School through Southeastern Community College. These courses give students the opportunity to develop skills in all levels of carpentry. Advanced students can also take courses on carpentry electricity and mechanical systems.
Your future is looking bright!
The Fort Madison Community School District offers career and technical programs in the following areas of study: agriculture, food, natural resources, applied science, technology, engineering, manufacturing, business, fiance, marketing, management, health science and human services.
- It is the policy of the Fort Madison Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator, Erin Slater, Superintendent, 1930 Ave. M, (319)372-7252, firstname.lastname@example.org