Finneytown Local Schools Welcomes New Principal for Brent Elementary

When Finneytown Local Schools open for the 2019-2020 school year, Meredith Baker will assume the role of Brent’s new principal. As an eight-year veteran and former first grade teacher, she looks forward to her new role serving the students, staff, and community of Finneytown, especially Brent Elementary. “I was drawn to Finneytown for the strong sense of community that is evident everywhere you go. Finneytown has a history of focusing on relationships and doing what’s right for students. The opportunity …

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Finneytown Local Schools Promotes Long-time Elementary Teacher to Teaching and Learning Coordinator

For 23 years, Troy Edie has been an educator in the Finneytown Local School District. This summer, he was promoted into the position of Teaching and Learning Coordinator for the district, a role he’s been preparing for his whole career.  As a graduate of The Ohio State University with both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Elementary Education, Edie has been teaching in Finneytown his entire career since being hired to teach 2nd grade in 1996.  Since then he has …

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FT forun & BOE mtg 6/25

Finneytown Forum Meeting 6/25

Join us for a Finneytown Forum and Special Board of Education meeting on new buildings! Tuesday, June 25th at 6:30 pm in the Performing Arts Center, 8916 Fontainebleau Terrace We will be updating on the flurry of activity happening at Finneytown Local Schools, and what a bond levy will mean for you and your families. Learn more about the special opportunity that we have available to us and how the state is going to pay 60% of the base cost …

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Finneytown Local Schools to Place Bond Levy on November Ballot

Watch the video On Sunday, June 9, 2019, Finneytown Local Schools Board of Education unanimously voted to move forward in the application process with Ohio Facilities Construction Commission and the Expedited Local Partnership Program that would assist the district in designing and building two new school buildings. The board voted this evening, Monday, June 17, 2019, to place a bond levy on the November 2019 ballot that would supply the money for 40% of the cost to construct the schools. …

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Future Kindergartners Get an Early Look Through Kindergarten Camp

Incoming Kindergartners and their families visited Brent Elementary on Friday, May 4 to preview what a day in Kindergarten might be like. Students and their parents had the opportunity to visit classrooms and meet teachers, ride a school bus, visit the library and listen to a story, visit the music, art, and gym rooms, and meet with Mrs. Gerber as she shared information and expectations. The children enjoyed lots of fun activities and thoroughly loved their time in the school …

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EZ Pay Deadline June 5

The last day for students and families to pay their lunch fees through the EZ PAY website is June 5. If you must pay on or after that date, all payments will be handled through the Finneytown Treasurer’s Office. For More information or to log-in to EZ PAY, you may visit the Parent Portal page of the website and look under Food Service.

Brent Students Entertained by Playhouse in the Park Performance

Brent Elementary students and staff welcomed Playhouse in the Park performers as they staged Five Little Monkeys based on the books, Five Little Monkeys. The five actors interacted with the small audience members by inviting them to laugh, clap, and talk directly to them during the performance. The kindergartners and first graders were thoroughly entertained with the performance. At the end of the show, students were given the opportunity to ask questions about the performers, the show, and the set …

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Teacher Appreciation is Next Week!

Help us celebrate our Finneytown teachers next week! Below are sign-ups for the three schools, please check them out to provide something special for all of our awesome teachers! Brent – https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e45aaa922a7fe3-teacherstaffWhitaker – https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c044caaa92aabf58-teacherSecondary Campus – https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f45aaa823a6fd0-teacher