Education with Distinction

Welcome To The Freshman Center

Congratulations to the FC Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Laura Cook!  
A few weeks ago, the FC hosted an event with senior citizens in our community. Click here to see highlights from this unforgettable experience. 
Want to earn college credit during high school? Click here for more information.

From the DESE Mailbag:
Apply to Join FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council
Students in grades 8 through 11 who are interested in emergency
    preparedness are encouraged to apply to serve on the Federal
    Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA)
    Youth Preparedness Council

    The Council engages in local and national emergency
    preparedness projects. Members represent the youth
    perspective on preparedness, share information with
    their communities and meet with FEMA to
    provide input on strategies, initiatives and projects.
    Applications are due March 31, 2017.
Find the application through this link:
      Youth Preparedness Council Application

2017-2018 - Enrollment for 8th to 9th graders:
Click here for information regarding freshman enrollment
8th - 9th grade summer school opportunity!
2017-2018 - Enrollment for 9th to 10th graders:
Click here for information regarding sophomore enrollment
      More info on 10th grade math:

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     More info on 10th grade ROTC:
CTC at Fort Osage - there is a new opportunity for parents and students who want to tour the CTC but couldn't make an open house or school tour. Parents and students can now contact Becky Conrad via email ( or by phone (816-650-7251) to set up a tour during the regular school day or between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. Requests must be made at least a week in advance and are subject to availability.  
Check out this Freshman Center student led and created broadcast! Fresh off the press
Breakfast is served at the FC during the school year starting at 6:45am until 7:05am.
Click here for helpful information about the FC.
Need help with homework? This link can help...  

New to the District? Your first step will be to go to the Department of Public Safety to prove residency. The next step will be to make an appointment with the FC counselor to enroll. Click here for the correct steps to take to enroll. Contact the office at 816-874-3452 to make an appointment.
Blue Springs School District Office 365. 
Blue Springs School District BYOD Recommended Devices
ACT testing information:
*For more information on the Trailblazer Program at MCC, a program designed to help your student earn their Associates degree while still in high school, click here. Click here for example of class registration form for the Metropolitan Community College Associate in Art Degree program. 
Need a tutorial on how to use your locker? Click for instructions. 
ATTENDANCE POLICY - The School Board approved attendance policy for 2016-2017 school year.
  Ewan Receives "Read to Achieve" Award

  Blue Springs Freshman Center Project Lead the Way teacher Jennifer Ewan was honored as a “Read to Achieve” award winner this week. The Read to Achieve program honors Kansas City Metro teachers and is sponsored by Missouri’s chapter of the National Education Association (NEA) and KCTV5. Ewan received a check for $1,000 and was visited in her classroom by KCTV5 anchors Alexis Del Cid and meteorologist Lisa Teachman along with NEA President Charles E. Smith.


Important Upcoming Events

  • Check out the calendar link in the top left hand corner for a complete calendar of events.

    Check out the Daily Announcements under Quick Links to the left for every day announcements. 
    2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR:  

    EOC Testing Dates: Click for here a complete schedule
         Apr 26-27 - American Gov't Testing
         Week of May 1 - Algebra 1 Testing
         Week of May 8 - Biology Testing


    May 4th - Incoming freshmen Activity Night 6:30-7:30 p.m.

    For a complete list of 2nd semester important dates, click here
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Our Staff

Administrative Team
Dr. Brandon Martin, Principal
   Alicia Kolsem, Secretary to
   Dr. Martin
Sharon Cole, Associate
Principal (A - C)/Athletic Director
Dr. Danica Fuimaono, Assistant Principal (D - L)
Tony Henderson,
Assistant Principal (M - Z) 
Connie Simmons: A - G
Janelle Barge: H - O
Joe Schur: P - Z/
A+ Coordinator 

Office and School Hours

2103 NW Vesper
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Phone: 816-874-3440
Monday - Friday
6:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

For assistance, call
Attendance Direct Line:
Main Fax Number:
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