Fort Middle School

Grades 6th - 8th   District 1   546 Students

2900 Woodruff Farm Road Columbus, GA 31907
Phone 706-569-3740 , Fax 706-569-3616

School Website: http://sites.muscogee.k12.ga.us/fort/
Bus Details


The mission of Fort Middle School is to promote the intellectual, social, emotional and physical development of our students in a safe, challenging environment so that they become confident, self-disciplined, productive members of a global society.

School Accolades

Fort Service Learning Magnet Academy:

An Award-Winning Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School!

What Are Georgia’s Virtual Family-Friendly Partnership Schools?

To help schools, families, and communities work together in creating a Family-Friendly Partnership School, the Georgia Department of Education created Georgia’s Virtual Family-Friendly Partnership Schools. Georgia’s Virtual Family-Friendly Partnership Schools takes viewers on a virtual journey of an elementary and a middle-high school to show what makes a school family-friendly. The intended audience includes educational leaders, school staff, parents, school, or community organizations, and local business partners.

Other Awards and Recognitions

  • Beat the Odds School in Georgia
  • Student Growth Percentile highlighted school in four academic area - English Language Arts, Social Studies, Physical Science, and Science
  • Breakout Middle School in Georgia
  • High Academic Progress School
  • Parent Teachers' Association (PTA) National School of Excellence

Partners In Education

Fort Middle School was an award-winning Gold recipient and is continually recognized among the top 10 schools at the annual Partners in Education (PIE) Banquet.

PARTNERS IN EDUCATION:

Legacy Chevrolet

MEDDAC: Fort Benning, Georgia

Panasonic Energy

Strayer University

True Vine Church of Hope

Virginia College Cosmetology Department

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SUPPORTERS: Al Smith & Courtney Williams, Alpha Worldwide Travel, AT&T – Mr. Terry Smith, Bags by Coach O – Mr. Charles Oliver (Knoxville, Tn.), Fort Valley State University, Foxy 105 – Nicole Buffong and Michael Soul, Golden Doughnuts – Mr. Don Baker, Langston and Sons Funeral Home, Louis Hayden Masonic Lodge, Publix on Milgen Road, Reflections of Love Wedding Coordinator, Rock Presbyterian Church of Columbus, Reginald Griffin-Principal of Edgewood A.I.M.S Program, Smith Grove A.M.E, Sneakers on Macon Road, Spencer High School, Officer Seldon, 1st Sgt. Hardimon, The Urban League of Greater Columbus – In Loving Memory of Mr. Reginald Pugh, and Mr. “Pops” Barnes.

Sonja L Coaxum
MS PRINCIPAL

Sonja L Coaxum
Coaxum.Sonja.L@muscogee.k12.ga.us
Otis Lofton
MS ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL
Otis Lofton

Lofton.Otis@muscogee.k12.ga.us


Board Representatives
Patricia Hugley Green [District 1]
Kia Chambers [At Large]