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Springfield, IL 62704
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FMS Spotlight of the Week

6 hours ago
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Students from Mr. Zinnen’s 7th grade gifted history classes went to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library for a presentation by Dr. Christian McWhirter.  Dr. McWhirter’s presentation on the Battle of Gettysburg in July, 1863 and then Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in November of the same year.  Regarding the Battle of Gettysburg, Dr. McWhirter exhibited a civil war cannonball, bayonet, mini-ball bullet, and a civil war Union hat.  

  FMS 7th Grade Field Trip to Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library
  Dr. McWhirter then transitioned to Lincoln’s historic two minute address.  Artifacts from the speech included an actual program from 1863, the only picture of Lincoln at Gettysburg, and souvenirs about the speech that included a poster and a plate.  The outstanding presentation concluded with a question and answer session.

FMS 7th Grade Field Trip to Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library

7 days ago Students from Mr. Zinnen’s 7th grade gifted history classes went to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library for a presentation by Dr. Christian McWhirter.  Dr.
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Treats on the track photos

Treats on the Track

Oct 30, 2019
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FMS Donates to the American Cancer Society
FMS donated $2,600 to the American Cancer Society that was collected at the 
12th Annual Think Pink Girl’s Basketball game. 
Way to Go Falcons!

FMS Donates to the American Cancer Society

Oct 28, 2019 FMS donated $2,600 to the American Cancer Society that was collected at the  12th Annual Think Pink Girl’s Basketball game.  Way to Go Falcons!
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