Technology Education Curriculum – Grade 8

Students in 8th-grade technology at FMS will participate in two of the modules found below while in the modular labs. Audio Communications Computer Graphics Computer Numeric Control Digital Music Electricity Energy & Power Environment Flight Technology Laser Technology Materials Processing Mechanisms Robotics Structures Video Production While engaged in the modules, students will work independently and …

Technology Education Curriculum – Grade 7

Introduction to Technology – Part II Students in seventh-grade technology at FMS will participate in two of the modules found below while in the modular labs. Audio Communications Computer Graphics Computer Numeric Control  Digital Music Electricity Energy & Power Environment Flight Technology Laser Technology Materials Processing Mechanisms Robotics Structures Video Production While engaged in the …

Technology Education Curriculum – Grade 6

Introduction to Technology – Part I Students will participate in technology education for 20 weeks (either from Sept. to Jan. or Jan. to June). Units of study for the 6th grade course include the following:  Computer Labs – 10 weeks Keyboarding UltraKey Software  Computer Skills File structure, Respectful use of school computers, Google Apps, Google …

Physical Education Curriculum – High School

8001 Physical Education 9-10 The Physical Education program builds upon the elementary and middle school programs with emphasis on the development of advanced techniques, strategies and greater competence in performing a variety of physical activities. The program stresses cooperation, sportsmanship, safety and fair play through a variety of team, large group, small group and individual …

Sneaker drive to benefit inclusive playground at Westmere

In an effort to raise money for more inclusive playground equipment, Westmere Elementary is holding a sneaker fundraiser. Partnering with GotSneakers, a sneaker recycling organization, Westmere will earn approximately $1 for every pair of sneakers accepted. This fundraising program is aimed towards the collection of wearable, reusable sneakers, athletic sneakers and athletic cleats. The elementary …

Custodial position, continuous recruitment – more information

Shift Monday thru Fridays Elem. Schools: 2:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. High School: 3 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Middle School: 3:30 p.m. to 12 midnight   Starting Date Recurring Recruitment            Summary The Custodial Worker works under the supervision of the Custodial Supervisor, Head Custodian, the Assistant & Director of Facilities and the Building Principal.  The …

First Quarter newsletter now available

The school year is off to a strong start here at Farnsworth Middle School. We’d like to thank all our parents and family members who helped our students successfully transition from their summertime adventures back to a focus on learning, exploring, and discovery. I am pleased to report that our students and staff have established …

Continuous Recruitment – Teaching Assistants

Special Ed and General Ed positions available Minimum Qualifications: Must hold NYS Teaching Assistant Certification, or NYS Teacher Certification Note: The selected applicants will be subject to fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001. Responsibilities: To carry out the organization of instructional materials and provide educational support for students …

Technology Education

Curriculum – Grades 6-8 Technology Education at the middle school level is an introductory course that examines a multitude of technologies that exist in our world. New York State requires one full year of technology education by the end of the 8th grade year. At FMS we now offer three, half-year courses at the 6th, …

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