Congratulations to Susan Herrman (Clarinet) and Maddie Irwon (Tuba) on their selection to the Indiana Band Masters. Susan Herrman and Maddie Irwin were selected to play for the Indiana Band Masters Regional Honor Band. This band consisted of 97 7-9th grade band students from nearly 30 junior high schools in surrounding counties. They were given… Read More»
Each year since 2004, FCS has participated in ISSMA events, but why? ISSMA stands for the Indiana State School Music Association. It is an association of public and private schools in Indiana that hold music festivals and competitions each year. FCS is a member of ISSMA and participates in their festivals and competitions whenever possible…. Read More»
One of the highlights of the year for me is our Elementary Spring Concerts. It’s such a spectacular chance for our students to showcase all that they’ve learned throughout the year. Last year, our students had the opportunity to sing about God’s creation and praise him for everything He made—from dinosaurs to lobsters, to the… Read More»
By Maddy Lierman Recently, the FCS high school was given a chance to enter the Greater Lafayette Museum of Art Tri Kappa Contest. In an attempt to make new artists known, 15 local schools submitted recent works of art to participate. Each art teacher was allowed to submit 10 pieces. Normally, over 300 entries are… Read More»
By Nate Jones, Elementary Music Every year, FCS puts on our Christmas Spectacular Concerts. FCS as a whole has five “Christmas Spectacular” concerts each year: two preschool concerts (East and West), two elementary concerts, and a Junior High/High School Concert. I’ve been given the great opportunity to lead our Elementary Christmas Spectaculars. They’re such a… Read More»
-Beth Hill, FCS Music Technology and Sound, Accompanist While many of you were enjoying a long weekend for Fall Break, the Faith Ministry Team enjoyed a long weekend of ministry opportunities. The Faith Ministry Team is comprised of 20 9th-12th graders who passed character evaluations and a musical audition this spring. Under the direction of… Read More»
The Faith Drama Class presented a human video of Toby Keith’s “American Soldier” for our special Veteran’s Day chapel service.
by Mr. Justin Brownfield, Elementary Teacher I want to be just like… A look at the heroes of my life “Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ.” These are the words of Paul when he wrote to the church at Corinth. God’s Word clearly shows believers that we must “make it our… Read More»
by Mr. Nathan Jones, Elementary Music Director I’ve heard that statement from many parents since school started back in August. That’s great to hear! Everyone loves music—singing it, moving to it, playing it—even just listening to it. Here are some ways that we’re helping our students love music in new ways this year.
The significance of grandparents in a child’s life cannot be overstated, and their influence lives on for generations. Proverbs 17:6 says, “Grandchildren are the crown of old men, and the glory of sons is their fathers.” Deuteronomy 4:9 gives this powerful command–“Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget… Read More»