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December 19, 2019

Evangel Temple Delivers Holiday Gifts 2019

For a second year, Fox students were excited to receive boxes filled with holiday gifts! Members of Evangel Temple generously adopted boxes to fill with small toys and items such as socks and toothbrushes.

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September 6, 2019

Mill District Partnership

Through a memorandum of understanding recently ​approved by the Muscogee County School District, four positions will be funded at Fox to support our unique needs. These include Assistant Principal, instructional coach, parent-involvement specialist, and social worker.
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September 6, 2019

Ledger-Enquirer Video on Funded Positions

In this video produced by the Ledger-Enquirer, Principal Scarborough discusses funding that will add 4 positions to the Fox Elementary School staff.
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December 20, 2018

Church Brings Early Christmas 2018

Members of Evangel Temple, a Fox Partner-in-Education, filled boxes with small gifts to surprise students on the Friday before holiday break!
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August 21, 2018

Inspired by Mrs. Estes, Kindergarten Teacher

Sheryl Green, former Muscogee County School District Teacher of the Year, featured long-time Fox kindergarten teacher Carmen Estes in her August 2018 column.
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August 02, 2018

SPARK Art Inspires Students

Local non-profit SPARK Art refreshed student bathrooms in our 3rd-5th Grade hall in Summer 2018. Messages splashed on walls and doors greet students daily with positive inspiration.
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July 20, 2018

Columbus High Student Provides Books During Summer Lunch Program at Area Schools

Libby Paul revived a project she started while a middle school student at St. Luke School. Inspired by Muscogee County School District’s summer lunch program, Libby began collecting books from friends and community members. She visited lunch locations several times over the summer, and each student chose a book to take home.
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July 02, 2018

Eagle Scout Candidate Builds Garden Beds

As part of his Eagle Scout project, Brookstone senior Charlie Gilliam built and coordinated the installation of raised beds.
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November 15, 2017

Mercy Med Opens School-Based Clinic at Fox

Fox has a one-of-a-kind partnership with Mercy Med aimed at helping students get high-quality health care and access to prescriptions on site. The clinic is open three days a week for both students and staff.