Forward in the Fifth

Energizing Students. Empowering Communities.

Our Mission

Forward in the Fifth (FIF), a non-profit education organization, was created more than 28 years ago to improve education throughout Southern and Eastern Kentucky. During its successful tenure, numerous partnerships and programs have been developed to advance the value of education and to meet our vision and mission.  Welcome to our website. We encourage you to visit often and join us in the quest of educational excellence from early childhood through adult education.

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Education forms the foundation for individuals and communities from which to grow. Join Forward in the Fifth and other stakeholders in our efforts to further advance education across Kentucky's Appalachian region by "Energizing Students, Empowering Communities". Learn More→

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