Fremont City School District
Fremont City School District

ABOUT THE FOUNDATION

The Learning & Liberty Foundation is a foundation governed by a Board of Trustees consisting of school officials and members of the community. The purpose of the foundation is to enrich and enhance the educational opportunities which are provided by Fremont City Schools Board of Education. The articles of incorporation and bylaws serve as guides for the operation of the foundation.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of The Learning and Liberty Foundation of the Fremont City Schools to enhance the learning process, increase educational opportunities and encourage instructional innovation and creativity by generating and distributing financial and other resources. The objectives of The Learning and Liberty Foundation are:

I. To enhance educational programs and classroom instruction in the Fremont City Schools. Grant proposals will be reviewed by the foundation’s board of trustees within the stated purposes of the foundation.

II. To provide opportunities for organizations, businesses, foundations and individuals to contribute time, energy, expertise, money and other resources to The Learning and Liberty Foundation of the Fremont City Schools.

III. To invest and manage a permanent fund (for use of interest only) which will be of increasing value to the Fremont City Schools. This fund will provide enduring resources for the proposed programs, ideas and school projects designed to benefit the Fremont City Schools.

Board of Trustees

Jon C. Detwiler, Chairperson

Tracy Lytle, First Vice Chairperson

Charles E. Hull, M.D., Second Vice Chairperson

Robert L. Overmyer, Treasurer

Joseph F. Albrechta, Trustee

Suzanne Brickner, Trustee

Arthur Bucci, Jr., Trustee

Melissa Hanson, Trustee

Elizabeth Kiser, Trustee

Violetta Rhea, Trustee

Sarah Schott, Trustee

Braxton White, Trustee

Nancicarol Woleslagel, Trustee

Cindy Young, Trustee

Activities/Sponsorships

vStudents of the Month

The Learning & Liberty Foundation and Old Fort Banking Company are proud sponsors of the “Students of the Month” program. Students in grades 1-8 are selected by classroom teachers and recognized during FCS Board of Education Meetings throughout the academic year. 

Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Students of the Month:

November

Abram Stiltner, Emmanuel Heidelburg, Terrelle Finley, Saebra Cooks, Madison Wagner, Jarek Mackey, Kurt Scharbach

December

Hanna Layne, Mateo Gonzalez, Starazaya Carter, Abigail Lindenberger, Collinn Ollom, Emma Thompson, Roemellia Gomez-Garcia

January

Rubi Almaguer, Taylor Coonrod, Jaxson Mackey, Lilyana Reyes-Rodriguez, Ruby Smith, Kenzie Schwochow, Quinn Wolf

February

Ciera Crum, Maryanna Fetterman, Carmen Johnson, Anisa Killian, Ashtyn Marsee, Jaydy Martinez, Karen Martinez

March

Ella Durbin, Logan Kilgore, Kayla Lewis, Zavier Lopez, Isaac Sanchez, Addison Schoch, Lyndi Wolf

April

Andrea Boedecker, Julian Chavez, Jenna Gooslin, Rebecca Jensen, Hannah Rios, Willow Rodriguez

 

vRoss High School Scholarships

The Learning & Liberty Foundation awards scholarships to seniors on an annual basis. Congratulations to the 2018 scholarship recipients:

  • Sam Long – Ross High Scholarship
  • Victoria Miller – Ross High Scholarship
  • Sarah Schott – Ross High Scholarship
  • Ross High Scholarship (Only 3 this year)
  • Jasmine Taquba – David B. Brickner Scholarship
  • Andrew Edmonds - Ross High School Positive Attitude Scholarship
  • Sarah Schott - Ross High School Positive Attitude Scholarship 

vAcademic Olympics

Each year students in grades 6-12 are recognized by The Learning & Liberty Foundation for academic excellence. Students are recognized based upon grade point averages during awards programs and receive academic pins/charms, certificates and bronze, silver and gold medals. The Gold Medal Banquet is held on an annual basis in order to recognize high school students with a cumulative 4.0 grade point average over the two semesters of the school year. Thank you to Croghan Colonial Bank and The Learning & Liberty Foundation for sponsoring this event. The 2018 Gold Medal Recipients are as follows:

Lillian Abdoo, Oakley Alliman, Midori Ayres, Maddison Baacke, Olivia Baptista, Ethan Beardmore, Mattie Billow, David Boda, Kennedy Bohannan, Alanna Borjas, Sunni Brandon, Addison Burmeister, Emily Burns, Aaron Chavez, Dillon Christopher, Kian Collins, Sophie Collison, Michael Contreras, Carl Cooper, Sarah Cooper, Charles Corthell, John Cronin, Kody Culbert, Olivia DeRodes, Noah Detrich, Mason Dewalt, Clarita Diaz, Alexandria Dodson, Aaron Dorobek, Cole Druckenmiller, Andrew Edmonds, McKela Elder, Alissa Endicott, Andrew Evans, Noah Evans, Alyssa Farrier, MaKennah Fitzgerald, Kyle Foos, Hannah Foos, Isaac Fraley, Kevin Frey, Conner Frost, Alyssa Fry, Zachary Frye, Mikayla Glaspy, Kayla Glotzbecker, Thomas Gluth, Lillian Gonzalez, Kristina Hagan, Ashley Hahn, Rachel Haitonic, Audrey Hawkins, Nevaeh Hawthorne, William Heflinger, Isabelle Held, Olivia Henry, Idella Herbst, Rachel Hofacker, Madeleine Holland, Noah Hotz, Trey Ickes, Emma Jahns, Rebecca Jahns, Hunter Jones, Kortini Joseph, Alyssa Karr, Lexi Keegan, Hannah Kelly, Mackenzie Kidwell, Kassandra Kirsch, Austin Kramer, Victoria Kramer, Logan Kropp, Savannah Kruger, Lennedy Leutenegger, Shelby Level, Samuel Long, Heidi Martinez Meaba, Marissa McDonald, Noah Metzker, Marianna Meza, Dane Michael, Justine Michael, Andrew Miller, Victoria Miller, Isaac Minor, Emily Morris, Anne Marie Moses,, Timothy Mosser, Ethan Moyer, Mitchell Mullholand, Abigail Nagy, Breyari Nason, Jacob Neiling, Brooke Nofziner, Nils Nolte, Evan Oglesbee, Mason Olds, Daniella Ortiz, Jenny Ou, Kang Ou, Marissa Overmyer, Rilee Overmyer, Tyler Peck, Marcela Perez, Ronin Pitt, Taylor Pitt, Alexis Prenzlin, Cassidy Price, Aliza Quick, Reagan Reau, Joshua Rhea, Jayden Ruiz, Jasannah Sabiers, Taylor Sachs, Ashtyn Schneider, Sarah Schott, Blake Schultz, Alhia Simms, Miranda Shetzer, Alyssa Sebasian, Owen Smith, Hanna Snell, Lexi Sours, Case Stevenson, Lillie Swineheart, Ethan Taylor, Hailey Taylor, Mychael Torres, Zamara Tucker, Tristin Turner, Sara Wadsworth, Patricia Walls, Lindsay Weickert, Trevor Weickert, Abby Wennberg, Sarah Widman, Zachary Whipple, Braxton White, Paige Willer, Mekhia Williams, Nathan Willis, Brady Wolfe, Angelina Wright, Christian Zaragoza, Faith Zimmerman, Lauren Zimmerman, Sydney Zoller, Gabriella Zuniga.

vFCS Grant Opportunities

The Learning & Liberty Foundation awards instructional grants to teachers for a maximum of $500.00. Grants are intended to enhance the learning opportunities in the classroom by providing resources for the creative teachers for a long-term project or special learning activities. The 2017-2018 grant recipients:

Teacher Name Building
Tracie Dye Fremont Middle School
Christina French Hayes Elementary School
Dana Hanson Stamm Elementary School
Abby Markwith Washington Elementary School
Carrie Meyer Fremont Middle School
Jennifer Morris Lutz Elementary School
Bradley Scherzer Ross High School

The Learning and Liberty Foundation extends appreciation to our 2017-2018 Donors:

The Family of David Brickner, Linda Claycomb, Croghan Colonial Bank, Crown Battery, Mosser Construction, Old Fort Banking Company, Robert and Anne Overmyer, Erin Parker, Regina Reed, Rhonda Schmidt, Denise Sloma, Bridget Smith, Christine Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Woleslagel.

 
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Learning &
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Crystal Apple Award


Informational Brochure & Donor Form


Instructional Grant Application Form


Meeting Minutes


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