Chris Uptmor
Tonight, being released at 7:00 PM on the school's YouTube channel, is the 2019-2020 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony. Please search Farmington Central 265 on YouTube to see the video. Congrats to Jr. High class of 2020 and the future High School class of 2024.
about 1 month ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
8th Grade Promotion materials curbside pickup is today (Tuesday May 5) from 3:00 - 7:00 PM at the Jr. High School main entrance.
2 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This is a reminder that 8th grade promotional materials curbside pickup will be Monday May 4th from 9:00 - 3:00 and Tuesday May 5th from 3:00 - 7:00 at the Jr. High School entrance.
2 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
March Students-of-the-Month: 6th Grade- Jackson Gronewold, Halie Whitby 7th Grade - Landon Currington, Paige Stevens 8th Grade - Chandler Whisenand, Hannah Stenger
3 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
If a student is having trouble accessing materials for Alternative Learning Days, paper copies are available if needed. Arrangements can be made for pick-up on Mon., March 30th and Wed., April 1st from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Jr. High Main Entrance in the back of the campus.
3 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tonight's (3/5) FCJHS Scholastic Bowl home match vs Illini Bluffs has been cancelled. A rescheduled date is forthcoming.
4 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a friendly reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on Monday February 17th for President's Day. Have a great three day weekend!
5 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Jr. High Student Council has been selling WISH bracelets for $1.00 during their lunch period. All proceeds will go to their state service project which is the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
5 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
IESA STATE CHAMPS in both divisions (Large Team Cheer and Small Team Routine)! We are so proud of! It’s a great day to be a Farmer! #iesa
5 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Don't forget! Tomorrow (1/24), we will be dismissing at 12:15 for a SIP Day! Have a great weekend!
5 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tonight's volleyball game vs. Havana will have our 8th grade team playing first, followed by our 7th grade game. The match is set to begin at 4:30 today.
5 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This is reminder that we will have a 2:12 Early Dismissal tomorrow (Thursday, January 16th) for parent/teacher conferences. Conferences tomorrow night run from 5:00 - 8:00 PM.  We still have some open time slots available.  If you desire a conference with your child's grade level team, please call the school at (309) 245-1000 ext. 2 to contact the office to reserve a time slot.
6 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Don't forget to pick up your LaGondola Sandwiches tonight at the basketball game. Pickup time is from 3:30 - 6:30. We ordered extra if you didn't pre-order. Come out and watch our boys team take on Peoria Christian at 5:00.
6 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The basketball game scheduled for tomorrow (1/10) in Knoxville has been canceled. A reschedule date has yet to be determined.
6 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM FCJHS! We will see you again on Monday, January 6th! Have a safe and joyous break.
7 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Mrs. Stevens surprised the students in her Lit. classes who met their A.R. goal with a hot chocolate bar this morning. 39 out of 55 students met their goals for the second grading period! The classes earned a combined total of 1605.9 points. Way to go 7th grade readers!
7 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a reminder that Farmington Jr. High will dismiss at 2:09 on Thursday and Friday this week!
7 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Please consider donating non-perishable food items to our Holidays Without Hunger campaign. FCJHS Student Council and FHS FFA truly appreciate your generosity to fill this immediate need before Christmas break. We will collect through December 20.
7 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Freshman Orientation Night is this Thursday (December 5th) at 6:00 at FCHS. Our 8th grade boys basketball game vs. Chillicothe will be played at 4:30 PM on Thursday at FCJHS so that our players, cheerleaders, and parents can attend Orientation.
7 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a friendly reminder that we will be on 2:12 dismissal tomorrow as we leave early for Thanksgiving Break. No School Wed., Thurs., or Fri.! Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!
7 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tonight's boys basketball game at Peoria Heights is postponed and rescheduled for next Wednesday, November 13th.
8 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This week is Red Ribbon Week at the Jr. High. Today was Neon Day! Our future is so bright with no drugs in sight..
8 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This is a reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on Friday October 25th. Have a great three day weekend!
9 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a reminder, picture retake day is tomorrow. Any new student to the district or any student that missed picture day earlier this Fall, please prepare to have your picture taken.
9 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
There will be no cross country meet tonight. Students who were staying after school will need to be picked up or ride the bus home.
9 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Due to the weather, today's homecoming parade is canceled and will not be rescheduled.
9 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
At this time, the homecoming parade is on as scheduled. Tonight's varsity football game is postponed to Sat, Sept. 28 at 11am. All other activities will proceed as scheduled at this time.
9 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a reminder that tomorrow is a 12:15 EARLY DISMISSAL for School Improvement Meetings. Lunch is served tomorrow before release. 6th Grade 10:37 - 11:07 7th Grade 11:11 - 11:41 8th Grade 11:45 - 12:15
9 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Christi Garlish
The jr high cross country meet at Rushville scheduled for today has been cancelled due to the heat.
10 months ago, Christi Garlish
Chris Uptmor
Beginning today, there is no longer a LATE BUS. All students who need transportation home will board the bus right after school. For a few Jr. High students, this means earlier arrivals at home.
10 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Ryan Lambert
Blackout shirts are making their way home today and tomorrow! We just finished sorting them and now working on delivery. Students will need to check orders before leaving to make sure all orders are correct. Thanks so much everyone for supporting Easter Seals!
10 months ago, Ryan Lambert
Chris Uptmor
There will be an open gym for all girls that are interested in trying out for basketball on Monday September 9th from 3:30 - 4:30.
10 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
There will be no Jr. High Cheer practice this evening (Tuesday - September 3rd).
10 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Black-Out t-shirt orders are due to Mrs. Haggard NO LATER THAN 1ST HOUR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3RD!!!
10 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tonight's (8/26) softball game vs. Canton is canceled due to field conditions.
10 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
MAP Testing begins tomorrow in the Jr. High School. We test in the areas of Math and ELA. We have a unique testing schedule for the Jr. High, but it will have no affect on lunch times. Good luck to our students who begin testing tomorrow.
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The Jr. High Softball game scheduled for this afternoon at Illini Bluffs is canceled due to the weather.
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Jr. High Picture Day is Tuesday August 20th. Information will be going home with your student today.
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
“Be different! Be Nice! Just smile, I promise it will change your life!” Looking forward to a great year in our Junior High!
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
We are very sorry for the earlier error. OPEN HOUSE tonight (8/12) is 6:00 - 7:30. We hope to see you all then.
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Good luck to our girls’ softball team as they begin their season today in the Farmer Invite. Games begin at 9:00 am.
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tonight, our high school band invited our 5th, 6th, and Jr. High Bands to the field to play together. It was awesome to see our high school band root on our elementary and jr. high bands. We have great kids here at Farmington! It's going to be a fantastic year! #proudfarmer
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Band Night 2019! A great showing by our 5th, 6th, and 7/8 Bands!
11 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Farmington Central Jr. High School will begin fall tryouts and practices soon! Softball - Monday July 29th - 9:00 AM Baseball - Monday August 5th - 3:00 PM Cross Country - Monday August 5th - 7:00 AM Reminder that all participants must have a current physical.
12 months ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This is a reminder that we will be having 2:12 Dismissal this Wednesday (5/22) and Thursday (5/23). Thursday (5/23) is our last day of school this school year!
about 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This is a reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on Thursday (4/18), Friday (4/19), and Monday (4/22) due to Spring Break. School will resume Tuesday (4/23).
about 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
What a great day for a track meet! FCJHS track meet today at 4:00 PM!
about 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This is a reminder that tomorrow, Friday, April 12th is a half day for School Improvement. We will dismiss at 12:18 p.m.
about 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Due to weather, the track meet in Peoria Heights scheduled for this evening (4/10) has been canceled.
about 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Freshman Orientation is this Thursday night (March 21st) at FCHS beginning at 6:00. All 8th grade students are invited to attend.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
P/T Conferences will be on Thursday (March 21) from 5:00 - 8:00. Please call the school at (309) 245-1000 x2 to set up your appointment. School will dismiss at 2:12. There will be NO SCHOOL on Friday March 22.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
This Wednesday, 3/20, Farmington Public Library will be closed until 4 p.m. for staff training. There are no after-school library programs on Wednesdays, just a heads up for those who may wish to visit the library after school is dismissed!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Please see the attached flyer for information on the Special Education Resource Night this Thursday, 3/7 from 5:30-7:30 in the high school cafeteria. The goal of this event is to raise awareness of the community resources available to families and students with disabilities.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Mrs. Gauf was selected by WHOI to receive the One Classroom At A Time” grant! Congratulations Mrs. Gauf!!!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a reminder...There will be NO SCHOOL on Monday February 18th in observance of President's Day! Enjoy your three day weekend!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
(2/12) Tonight's Jr. High Volleyball game vs. St. Vincent's has been postponed due to inclement weather.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Farmington 265 schools are on a two hour delay today! School doors will open at 9:30 and there will be no breakfast option this morning. Stay safe!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The volleyball scheduled for today (2/5/19) has been postponed until tomorrow (2/6/19). Game time tomorrow will be 5:00 PM.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Farmington Central Schools will be closed on Thursday Jan. 31 due to extreme weather conditions. Stay warm!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Farmington Central Schools will be closed tomorrow, Jan. 30th. There are no after school activities tonight or tomorrow. This includes girls volleyball vs. Brimfield and the 8th Grade Boys Regional Basketball game at Chillicothe. Stay warm and stay safe!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Farmington Dist. 265 schools will be running a two hour delay today (Tues. 1/29). Doors will open at 9:30 am and no breakfast will be served.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The boys regional basketball game at Chillicothe and the volleyball game at Midwest Central have been canceled for this evening (1/28). There will also be no practice for either of these teams this evening.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Farmington Dist. 265 schools will be running a two hour delay this morning (1/28). Doors open at 9:30 am.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tough loss last night for our 7th grade boys basketball team. They fell to Peoria Quest 42-40. Congrats to Coach Benson and the 7th grade boys for a great season.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The boys regional basketball game at IB has been canceled for today. The boys will now play at 6:00 Monday night at IB.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The Junior High basketball game scheduled for this evening (1/17/19) has been canceled.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The junior high volleyball game scheduled for tonight (1/17/19) at Havana has been canceled.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Congratulations to the FCJHS Cheerleaders and Coach Ellison for their award winning performance at the IESA State Cheerleading Competition this Saturday. The girls finished 2nd overall in small team cheer and 3rd overall in small team routine! Way to go ladies!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
As of 3:40 PM on 1/11, the IESA Cheerleading competition is still on as scheduled. Please continue to check the IESA (iesa.org) website for updates and performance times.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The boys basketball game vs. Lewistown tomorrow (1/12/19) has been canceled due to the weather.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The Boy Scouts from Farmington are hosting a scout skills event on Tuesday, January 15th at 3:15 in the high school lunch room. They will be teaching knots and lashings and demonstrating scout skills to all members of the school.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Good luck to our girls volleyball teams as they begin their season at home this afternoon with games against Dunlap Valley beginning at 4:15.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Congratulations to our Junior High Cheerleading Squad for placing fourth at the ICCA State Competition in Springfield yesterday. Way to go ladies!
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Due to a scheduling conflict, the boys basketball game vs. Wethersfield scheduled for Thursday Jan. 3rd has been canceled.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Don't forget! Today and Tomorrow (12/20 and 12/21) we will have 2:12 early dismissal.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Due to a mechanical issue at B-PC Jr. High, the boys basketball game tonight has been canceled. Possible makeup date will be announced at a later date.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The JH Boys Basketball game at Bushnell-PC scheduled for today has been rescheduled for Wed, Nov. 28 at BPC JH at 6:00PM.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Tonight's boys basketball game against Bushnell-PC has been canceled. A rescheduled date has yet to be determined.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
FCUSD #265 practiced a lockdown drill in conjunction with Farmington and Peoria Co. police depts. at 8:25am today. This type of drill secures the building and safely shelters all students, staff, and visitors in case of an emergency. If you have questions, please call 245-1000
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Congratulations to the September All-Stars! 6th Grade - Zach S. 7th Grade - Shayleigh T. 8th Grade - Lilly P.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The phones are back! The phones are back! Call us at (309) 245-1000 x2! Sorry for the inconvenience.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Good luck to 6th grade Cross Country runner Jake Martin as he represents Farmington at the IESA State Cross Country Meet in Normal tomorrow.
over 1 year ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
First home game tonight for our 7/8 Girls' Basketball team! Come out and support the Lady Farmers as they take on Lewistown tonight at 5:00 PM.
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The girls basketball game scheduled for Thursday Oct. 4th against Mossville is canceled.
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Don't forget, we have a 2:12 early dismissal on Friday September 28th for the Homecoming Parade! #fchscoming #fearthefork
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Good luck to our 7/8 Girls' Basketball teams as they tip off their season tonight in Galesburg. Game time is 5:00 PM.
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Did you know that in the US, 70% of students say they have witnessed bullying in their schools? On Monday, October 1st, we are asking Farmington students to wear blue to show unity and to stand up to bullying!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just received this message from the Farmington JFL (8/27/18) JFL Cheer will only practice 1 hour (6-7pm). JFL practice for tonight's tackle practice will be light - helmets only, NO PADS!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
The baseball game for tomorrow (Aug. 28th) is in Abingdon. I believe communication went home saying it was a home game. Sorry for the error!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Jr. High Softball game for today has been postponed. They will try again tomorrow afternoon!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Picture day for the Jr. High is tomorrow (Tuesday August 21st). Envelopes are being sent home with your student today!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
🎶And now time for our 7th and 8th grade band! Super job tonight Farmers! 🎶
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Band preview night tonight! Here is our 6th grade band in action! They sound great!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Schedules have been released on Skyward! Log in to see your schedule for the 18-19 school year!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Just a reminder that the Jr. High is hosting a New Family Informational Meeting on Wednesday August 8th at 6:00 PM in the Auditorium. This informational meeting is for parents of students who are new to our Jr. High School.
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Good luck to our Girls Softball team as they travel to Tremont this afternoon for a game beginning at 4:00 PM!
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor
Chris Uptmor
Are you the a parent of a 6th grade student? Are you new to the Jr. High School? The Jr. High is hosting a New Family Informational Meeting on Wednesday August 8th at 6:00 PM in the Auditorium.
almost 2 years ago, Chris Uptmor