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Faculty Spotlight: Jenny Clausen, Elementary Science

Mrs. Jenny Clausen has been a friendly face in the FPD elementary science lab, on the nature trails, and in the gardens for the past seven years. Prior to that, she taught fourth grade for five years at FPD and another twelve years at other schools before joining the FPD team. Now, Mrs. Clausen says she is ready for a “career change” and will be running her family’s pecan farm in Zebulon, Georgia – and traveling every chance she gets!

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Elementary Chapel is a Wonderful Reminder of God’s Love

Our elementary chapel is always a wonderful mid-week reminder of God’s love and the joy of singing His praises.

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Senior Spotlights

This year’s FPD senior class features 92 graduates who will head off this fall to attend 31 different schools, 18 in-state and 13 out-of-state, in 10 different states. Each year we highlight select members of the graduating class as Senior Spotlights. Below are their thoughts on going off to college and reflections on their time at FPD.

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Faculty & Alumni Spotlight: Victoria Hollingsworth

Fifth grade teacher Victoria Hollingsworth is not only a much-loved faculty member, she is also an alumna of FPD! As the fifth grade language arts teacher, she inspires her students to enjoy reading just as many of her FPD teachers did when she was a student. She also inspires her students to give back with […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Mrs. Nancy Massey, Middle School Science

Mrs. Nancy Massey is probably know for two main things around campus – her love for all things eco-friendly and tie-dye. In honor of this week of Earth Day fun, we wanted to check in with FPD’s (most likely) biggest Earth Day fan about her passion for teaching and what she loves most about being […]

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A Look at FPD’s AP Art Program

There is no denying that FPD artists produce gallery-worthy, stunning artwork. At the pinnacle of our art program are our AP Art Classes – 2D Design, 3D Design, and Drawing.

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Alumni Spotlight: Catherine Rader Wood (’91)

Catherine Rader Wood, will be inducted into the Macon Sports Hall of Fame on May 10th for her athletic achievements at FPD and Wofford. While it has been almost three decades since she last competed on the basketball court for the Lady Vikings Basketball team her name is still at the top of the record […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Lindsey O’Quinn Davis (’13)

As we near our 2018 Fine Arts Nights, we wanted to check in with one of our former art students. Lindsey O’Quinn Davis (’13) was a student in our AP Art classes who now uses her artistic abilities in her career as an interior designer. Here is what Lindsey had to say about FPD’s art […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Mrs. Neyman, FPD Media Specialist

As Summer Reading nears, we wanted to touch base with Mrs. Ruth Neyman, FPD’s Middle School and High School Librarian and Media Specialist. Mrs. Neyman started at FPD ten years ago as an eighth grade English teacher. She has also taught high school English, before stepping into her current role two years ago. What inspired […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Mr. Hopper, High School Latin

Mr. Hopper joined FPD in 2013 and teaches Latin I, Latin II, Latin III Honors, Latin IV Honors, and AP Latin. He is known for a giant, hand-painted mural of the Mediterranean that spans his wall. He also advises FPD’s High School Chess Club, which has done extremely well this year. Most recently the team […]

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