Fort Madison
High School

Meet Kristin Arnold – FMHS Nurse

Meet Ms. Arnold, Fort Madison High School Nurse   Kristin Arnold is the Nurse at Fort Madison High School.  Originally from Fairmont, MN; she moved to Hampton, Iowa when she was in 7th grade, and came to Fort Madison six years ago.  Kristin got her Associate Degree in Nursing at North Iowa Area Community College and her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Iowa.  Previously she has worked at Great River in Burlington in the Intensive Care Unit, FMCH in the Operating Room, and Critical Care at Mercy in Mason City.     In her free time she

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Meet Kristin Arnold – FMHS Nurse

Meet Ms. Arnold, Fort Madison High School Nurse   Kristin Arnold is the Nurse at Fort Madison High School.  Originally from Fairmont, MN; she moved to Hampton, Iowa when she was in 7th grade, and came to Fort Madison six years ago.  Kristin got her

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From The Newsroom

Students sew pants for finals!

Ms. Crandall’s Sewing I class made pants for their final! Ms. Crandall’s Sewing I Students made flannel pants for their final sewing project!  Students in the class were: Colton Akers, Lauren Bailey, Allyson Helmick, McKenna Cashman, Kay Quittem, Erik Millard, Venus Hunter, Piper Schafer, Ember

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  • Wrestling: Varsity vs. Independence, Crestwood, Ankeny, New Hampton, St. Thomas Academy, Dubuque Senior, Simley, Fort Dodge, Iowa City West, Des Moines Lincoln, Waterloo East, Des Moines Roosevelt, Dubuque Hempstead, Prairie, Xavier, South Tama County, Lisbon, Carlisle, Osage Green Devils, Fennimore, Maquoketa, Solon High School, Alburnett, Algona, Clarion-Goldfield-Dows, Clear Creek Amana, Pleasant Valley, Marian Catholic, Linn-Mar, Christian Brothers, North Fayette Valley, Notre Dame, Smithville (Away)

    Starts at 7:00 am at: Independence High School

  • Basketball: Boys Freshman vs. Centerville (Home)

    Starts at 1:00 pm at: Fort Madison High School Main Gym

  • Basketball: Boys JV vs. Centerville (Home)

    Starts at 2:30 pm at: Fort Madison High School Main Gym

  • Basketball: Boys Varsity vs. Centerville (Home)

    Starts at 4:00 pm at: Fort Madison High School Main Gym

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success BOUND HOUNDS

“Our goal is to prepare students for life; whether that be going off to college or entering the workforce. We want students to go out into the world and live a fulfilled life with purpose and good intention.”

– Greg Smith, High School Principal

CAREER BOUND

Many of our students dive into their careers head first! Whether that’s going down a military path, climbing the ranks at their current place of employment or starting somewhere new!

COLLEGE BOUND

A lot of our students loved school so much they are going back! Our college bound hounds have a lot of scholarship opportunities and helpful resources to ease their transition.

TRADE BOUND

The CTE courses at FMHS provide students with real-world experience and give them a chance to explore their talents. These courses also give students a head start in their college coursework and/or trades career.

Preparing Students for Real World Experiences

12+ Program

This course is a class specifically designed for you, the student! In this course, students will be introduced to people working in an industry that interests them. Throughout this course, 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.
*Even if you are college-bound, this course will provide you with good information for any position you might want to pursue in the future.

Construction

Construction courses are 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.

Welding

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!

Auto

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.

Makerspace

The makerspace is a space provided by Fort Madison High School for students to explore their creativity. Students in art classes such as graphic design, photography, and advanced art portfolio often find themselves in the makerspace to use 3D printers, video equipment, oculus rifts and much more! This space is a great place for students to express themselves, learn, and have fun.

Culinary

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.

*See Your School Guidance Counselor for More Information*

Click on the button below to explore all of the courses FMHS has to offer.

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The Fort Madison Community High School is a place where students can express themselves, discover hidden talents, and create everlasting memories. We focus on the uniqueness of each student and believe that being present, showing compassion and building strong relationships, will maximize the success of all students. FMHS provides numerous opportunities for students to prepare for their post high school paths. Whether that be heading off to college or entering into the workforce.

Greg Smith

Greg Smith

Fort Madison High School Principal

patrick

Patrick Lamb

Fort Madison High School Associate Principal

Contact US
319 372 1862

2001 Ave B Fort Madison, IA 52627