Featured District News

  • 2021-22 School Year Student Forms

    All FPS families must complete/update registration information via PowerSchool for the 2021-22 school year PRIOR TO the beginning of the school year or before middle school and high school orientation sessions in mid-August.

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  • Now Hiring!

    Fargo Public Schools is hiring for a number of positions in the following categories: Administration, Activities, Business Services, Information Technology, Licensed Educators and Specialists, Maintenance and Operations, Substitute Paraeducators, Substitute Teaching Staff, and Support Staff.

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  • Focus on the Future

    As we wrap up the 2020-21 school year, many people are looking forward to enjoying rest and relaxation after the challenges that came with education during the COVID-19 pandemic. As we reflect on all the past year, it is also important to focus on the future and all the positives we can celebrate. In this Cabinet Column, Superintendent Dr. Rupak Gandhi shares how he plans to enjoy the summer and move on from the pandemic.

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  • SchoolTalk e-Newsletter - June 3 Issue

    Get this week's news and events from across Fargo Public Schools in the current issue of SchoolTalk! Highlights include a column about how we can move on from the pandemic school year, a video recap of Virtual Academy experiences, and LOTS of pictures from fun events during the last week of school.

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  • Student Immunization Walk-In Clinics

    Fargo Cass Public Health will host three immunization clinics for students throughout the summer. No appointment is necessary. If you have insurance, please contact your insurance company to verify they cover immunizations at Fargo Cass Public Health and bring your insurance card with you. Immunizations are available even if you have no insurance. What: Student Immunizations Walk-In Clinic When: June 17, July 15, & August 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Where: Fargo Cass Public Health, 1240 25th Street South, Fargo Immunizations are also available by appointment during regular clinic hours by calling 701.241.1383.

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  • SchoolTalk e-Newsletter - May 27 Issue

    Get this week's news and events from across Fargo Public Schools in the current issue of SchoolTalk! This week's highlights include a column that details how the District is improving equity and student-teacher relationships, several awards, and an article about how a virtual academy student inspired an art club.

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  • SchoolTalk e-Newsletter - May 20 Issue

    Get this week's news and events from across Fargo Public Schools in the current issue of SchoolTalk! This week's highlights include a column that details how the District will ensure there are enough substitutes next year, information about free summer meals, and an article about a reunion between kindergarteners and residents at Touchmark.

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  • Processing Fees

    Beginning July 1, 2021, Fargo Public Schools will implement a $1.00 convenience fee on credit and debit card transactions due to increasing processing costs. Payments made over $200 will incur a 3.99% processing fee for charges not related to student registration, food services, or student activities. This charge will be collected through SchoolPay and be used to offset credit card processing costs. Click the title to read more about why this processing fee is being implemented.

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  • Read through the Summer with Sora eBook App

    Looking for something to help you stay busy this summer? Take the FPS libraries with you on break by using the eBook app Sora. Click the title to use the service.

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  • Hear for the Kids: Resetting your Focus

    After a school year that entailed several changes, many people are looking forward to summer break. While summer brings relief to many, stress can linger. In this podcast, you will learn how to rejuvenate your outlook on life and try something new.

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Webinar

    The NDSU Center for Immunization Research and Education will hold a live webinar – Friday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m. - to help answer questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. Local health experts, will attend and share expertise. Click the headline for the webinar link.

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  • Dealing with Anger and Frustration

    As part of Mental Health Awareness Month in May, Fargo Public Schools will be sharing information about how to handle emotional situations. In this week's advice, Mental Health America shares some extra steps to decrease your overall tension that can prevent your feelings from spiraling out of control.

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  • Mental Health Awareness Month

    The pandemic has brought tremendous emotional challenges to many people, and Fargo Public Schools (FPS) is devoted to helping our students and staff. Widespread mental health effects are explained.

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  • Legislative Impacts on FPS

    The 67th legislative session in North Dakota is now over, leaving some lasting impacts on how public schools operate. In this Cabinet Column, Business Manager Jackie Gapp provides an analysis of some of the bills with the biggest impacts on Fargo Public Schools.

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  • SchoolTalk e-Newsletter - May 6 Issue

    Get this week's news and events from across Fargo Public Schools in the current issue of SchoolTalk! This week's highlights include a column that breaks down the impacts FPS will see from the latest legislative session, several student awards, and how you can view this year’s Journey to America project presentation.

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  • SchoolTalk e-Newsletter April 29 Issue

    Get this week's news & events in this week's SchoolTalk! Highlights include details about the official 2022-23 school calendar, a feature article about a mentorship program for students of color who want to join the medical field, and big accomplishments for the new HOSA chapter at South.

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  • 2022-23 Calendar

    The FPS 2022-23 calendar has now been approved. The Calendar Committee included district-wide input from a survey, along with other factors, to develop the schedule. Read this Cabinet Column from Associate Superintendent Dr. Robert Grosz to view the calendar.

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  • Hear for the Kids

    FPS desires to build schools that are equitable and allow all students to feel empowered to learn, grow, and succeed. In this Hear for the Kids Podcast, we talk about how the District is working to adapt our schools to be more equitable.

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  • Free Meals through 2021-22

    FPS is pleased to announce that free school meals will continue through the 2021-22 school year. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is extending its current pandemic flexibilities to make sure all students have access to healthy and nutritional meals.

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  • What the State Mask Mandate Ban Means for FPS

    The North Dakota Legislature recently passed House Bill 1323, which prohibits state officials from implementing mask mandates. The bill does not impact Fargo Public Schools' ability to require masks for students, staff, or visitors while on school property or at school events. Read this feature column from Coordinator of Safety and Emergency Management Mackenzie McCormick to learn about the crucial role that masks play in keeping students in school.

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