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Dr.  Raymond  Leonard
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Principal's Corner

Knight PRIDE



                                   KNIGHT PRIDE!!!!!

As the principal of FSMS, I could not be prouder of  FSMS students, teachers, and staff.  We appreciate  our parents, guardians, and community. We expect  Improvement for "ALL"  we are  Future Successful Members Of Society who show our Knight PRIDE       


  • Many of our art students participated in the 2016 National Fair in Perry GA and ranked “best” in numerous art categories and won total earnings of $555.00.
  • Several of our students placed in the DCSS Middle School Science Fair
  • We received the “Superior Middle School Art Award
  • Two of our students won the 2015-2016 REACH Scholarship
  • Many of our students participated in the 2016 DCSS Honor Chorus
  • Our BETA students placed in several competitions at the BETA Convention
  • Our GMAS scores improve each year
  • We participate in Hoops for Hearts
  • We participate in Relay for Life
  • We participate in United Way
  • Many of our 8th grade students were selected to participate in NAEP (National Assessment of Education Progress)
  • Our football team is the 2016-2017 DCSS Middle School Football Champions
  • Our football teams have won the DCSS Middle School Football Championship 4 times in 9 years
  • We won the 2015- 2016 DCSS 8th Boys Basketball Championship
  • Our girls and boys sport teams have participated in many of the DCSS Middle School Championships and won
  • The FSMS Chess Club placed in many DCSS Chess Competitions
  • Many of our teachers have advanced degrees  
  • All FSMS teachers are highly qualified
  • We collected canned goods and gave to organizations such as The Pantry
  • Our students placed in the DCSS Foreign Language Competition
  • We have had and will have several outstanding guest speakers to speak to our students and staff:   Casey Bethel- GA Teacher of the Year, Douglas County District Attorney-Brian Fortner, R. Robinson- Mayor of Douglasville, and DCSS Superintendent Pritz – we are so thankful for all of our speakers
  • We honor our veterans year after year through the FSMS Veterans’ Day Program
  • We have outstanding PTSA Board Members
  • We won the 2015-2016 Douglas County Reading Bowl
  • We won the 2015-2016 Douglas County Spelling Bee
  • Several of our students in past years have won the REACH Scholarship
  • We won the 2016-2017 7th Grade Girls County Basketball Championship
  • We have the first 8th grader in Douglas County to be enrolled in college classes through the Dual Enrollment Program in 9th grade.
  • We have the first 8th grader in the entire school system to ever make it into the CCI for the 9th grade year.
  • We have a 6th grade student who won the National TV show Chopped Junior. 
  • 2017 REACH ScholarShip Receiptient
  • 2017 One student made All Confernce Softball
  • 2018  Douglas County Spelling Bee Winner
  • We won the 2017- 2018 DCSS 8th Girls Basketball Championship
  • We won the 2017- 2018 DCSS 7th Girls Basketball Championship
  • 2018 National Beta School of Merit
  • 2018 REACH ScholarShip Receiptient
  • 5 students placed in the 2018 Middle/High School Science & Engineering Fair
  •  2018 FSMS Chess Club Participated in County Chess Tournament
  • 2018 Opening of the Knight Pantry
  • 2018 School wide can drive/collected over 500 cans