• Welcome to Fort Couch Middle School!

    serving students in grades 7 and 8
    Fort Couch has a rich tradition of academic and extra-curricular innovation for the middle level student. The educational program at Fort Couch has been developed with a clear understanding of the students' academic, physical, emotional and social characteristics and needs. Additionally, the curriculum and activities allow students to explore and begin to develop their creativity, strengths, and passions. The Fort Couch staff works hard to build connections with students and parents to ensure quality relationships and partnerships.

    School hours:

    • Start time: 8:55 a.m. (Students should arrive between 8:40-8:50 a.m.)
    • Dismissal begins: 3:35 p.m. (Drivers should arrive no earlier than 3:30 p.m.)

    Fort Couch Middle School
    515 Fort Couch Road
    Upper St. Clair  PA  15241
    412.833.1600 x 3000
    Principal: Mrs. Erin Peterson
    412.833.1600 x 3001
    Assistant Principal:  Mr. Gordon Mathews
    412.833.1600 x 3002
    Head Secretary:  Mrs. Sharon Lacey
    412.833.1600 x 3000
    Attendance Secretary:  Ms. Jill Polfus
    412.833.1600 x 3004
    School Nurse:  Mrs. Annette Hansen
    412.833.1600 x 3005
    School Counselor:  Ms. Jessica Robinson
    412.833.1600 x 3010
    School Counselor:  Mr. Jace Palmer
    412.833.1600 x 3011

    To access the complete Staff Directory, click here.