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Education

Getting to know our teachers — Ben Schweer

Ben Schweer Where do you teach? Early Childhood Center and Butler Elementary. What grade/subject do you teach? Kindergarten-fourth grade physical education. Why do you teach? I enjoy the relationships built with students at school. Hearing about their days and the activities they ...

What Seniors Are Saying — In step with Lainey Maehl

Editor's note: This Q& A features high-performing seniors from Fort Dodge Senior High throughout the school year. 1. What programs and activities do you participate in? I’m a part of volleyball, basketball, track, Dodger Senate, A Capella choir, and Ambassadors. 2. What academic ...

What Seniors Are Saying

1. What programs and activities do you participate in? I participate in softball, basketball, track, student athlete advisory committee, National Honor Society, Ambassadors and am a Circle of Friends volunteer. 2. What academic accomplishment are you most proud of? I’m most proud ...

What Seniors Are Saying — In step with Gavin Piper

1. What programs and activities do you participate in? I am currently in Concert Band and Jazz Band and I was also in Marching Band this last season. 2. What academic accomplishment are you most proud of? My academic accomplishments are just getting through these college classes, but I ...

FD schools name May students and employee of the month

The Fort Dodge Community School District has named its students and employee of the month for May. This program recognizes one elementary, one middle school and one high school student, as well as one staff member monthly for exceeding expectations. Abagail Bittner is the Elementary Student ...

Getting to know our teachers — Julie Ulrich

Julie Ulrich Where do you teach? Fort Dodge Middle School What grade/subject do you teach? 6th Grade English Language Arts Why do you teach? I became a teacher because some of the people I admired most growing up were my teachers and I wanted to be that same positive role model ...