• Welcome to Fort Payne, where our community takes pride in its unwavering commitment to supporting military families. In collaboration with students, teachers, counselors, and school administrators, we actively address transitional challenges to ensure the well-being and success of our military-connected students.

    Our Pledge:

    At Fort Payne, we pledge to stand alongside military families, offering a supportive network that extends beyond the confines of the classroom. Our dedication is rooted in a commitment to excellence in education and a determination to find innovative solutions to the unique challenges faced by our military community.

    FPCS Peer Helpers (Student 2 Student):

    The Fort Payne City Schools Peer Helpers, also known as Student 2 Student, embodies our dedication to inclusivity and support. This student-led organization is ready to welcome and assist all military students and families, providing a peer-to-peer connection that eases the transition into our community.

    How We Support:

    1. Educational Excellence: We prioritize the academic success of military-connected students, offering tailored resources and support to ensure a fulfilling educational experience.
    2. Smooth Transitions: Recognizing the upheavals of military life, we provide assistance to families navigating the enrollment process and adjusting to a new school environment.
    3. Community Engagement: Active participation in community events and activities fosters a sense of belonging and camaraderie among military families. Together, we build connections that make Fort Payne feel like home.

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