District News

Frontier Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports Programs Cougar Pride

PBiS is an acronym which stands for Positive Behavior intervention and Supports.  PBiS is a program supported by the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) in order to promote and maximize academic and behavioral competence.

Family Career Awareness Day

Join us for a FREE event for all 7th through 12th grade students in Washington County and their parents.

Milk and Bread Bids

Frontier Local is accepting Milk and Bread Bids.

Back-to-school tax holiday, Aug. 3-5

Back-to-school tax holiday, Aug. 3-5

Computer Monitors for Sale

These unused computer monitors are being sold. They are fully-functional and are sold as-is, with no warranty or guarantee. Each monitor sold will come with a power cord and a VGA cord. 

Building Bridges to Careers to host Community Meeting

Building Bridges to Careers to host Community Meeting

Know! To Fuel Their Critical Thinking

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Sale of Used Buses

The Frontier Local School Board of Education will be accepting sealed bids on four (4) used school buses.  

How To Talk To Your Kids About School Violence

District Project Bidding Process

Frontier Local School District Board of Education has approved accepting bids for a bus purchase, cleaning and sealing the two (2) elementary buildings and renovation of the Frontier High School home football bleachers.

To view the Request for Proposals click the respective links:

Request for Bus Bids

Request for Exterior Elementary Sealing Project

Request for Bleacher Renovation Project

Sealed Bus bids are due 3/9/18

Sealed Bleacher Renovation proposals are due 3/9/18

Sealed Exterior Sealing proposals are due 3/30/18

Send all bids/proposals to: 

     Frontier Local Board of Education 

     Attn: Mrs. Lee Howard, Treasurer

     44870 State Route 7

     New Matamoras, Ohio 45767


Know! New Year, New Rules – Cell Phone Contract

Washington County Behavior Health Board Update

Washington County Behavior Health Board provides essential prevention, treatment and recovery programs for children, adolescents, and adults.

Fruit Sale Pick Up

Fruit orders will arrive on Monday, December 11th. 

Sale of Unneeded District Items

Frontier Local will be taking bids for unneeded items.

Results of the Unneeded School Items

Frontier Local recently took sealed bids for unneeded school items.  



Kindergarten Registration for 2018/2019

Kindergarten Registration Dates: 

April 16, 2018 @ Newport Elementary

April 18, 2018 @ New Matamoras Elementary

Incoming kindergarten students can be screened at either building.

Call Newport (740) 473-2667 or New Matamoras (740) 865-3422 Elementaries to schedule an appointment

7th Grade Orientation

7th Grade orientation for all new 7th grade students at Frontier Middle School will be Wednesday, August 15, 2018, starting at 6:00 pm, in the FHMS cafetorium.

OPERATION: Street Smart Free Adult Drug Education

Presented by Franklin County Sheriff’s Office

Mullen Memorial Baptist Church 1520 ½ Putnam Howe Drive, Belpre, OH 45714

February 13, 2018 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Click Here for Flyer

FHMS Chromebook 1:1 Initiative

Frontier High and Middle School will be implementing a 1-to-1 Chromebook initiative for the 2018-2019 school year

Sports Passes

Frontier High/Middle School All Sports passes will be on sale in the High/Middle School office.

Become involved with Building Bridges Two Careers

Frontier Local is seeking BB2C mentors.  Read more to Learn more:

Winter Weather Procedures

During winter weather when snow and ice make road conditions unsafe, a decision as to remain in session as normal, utilize snow routes, delay or cancel school for the day may be necessary. 


2018-2019 Frontier Local School Calendar

2018-2019 Frontier Local School Calendar Click Here

Bus Route Consolidation Letter

Due to recent circumstances, the district is faced with a shortage of bus drivers and substitute bus drivers.  Because of this shortage we are needing to adjust some of our bus drivers routes and the pickup and drop off times for our students.  The routes effected are: Rick Taylor's, Vicki Joy's, Bill Greenwood's and Tommy Smith's.


Should you have any questions, please call Jim Henderhan, Transportation Coordinator at 740-865-2400 ext. 2199.

Letter to parents Click Here

Lawrence Elementary to be used for intruder scenario training

Lawrence Elementary to be used for intruder scenario training.

Second Sealed Bid Results

Frontier Local held second sealed bid for unused items.