Featured District News

  • Poverty Simulation at North High

    Approximately 14.6% of people in Fargo are living below the poverty line, and juniors at North High School had the chance to experience that lifestyle. Want to learn what they did?

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  • Calendar Committee Survey Results

    The Calendar Committee has gathered data from their survey. Now it is time for the group to meet and create the 2020-21 school calendar. Learn more in this week's Cabinet Column by Fargo Public Schools Associate Superintendent Dr. Robert Grosz.

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  • SCHOOLTALK e-Newsletter - March 21 Issue

    Get this week's news and events from across the Fargo Public School District in the current issue of SCHOOLTALK. This week's highlights include newsmakers, photos, and more.

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  • Monthly Safety Column

    Fargo Public Schools take great pride in keeping staff and students safe in any situation that may arise in our buildings. Read more here.

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  • CTE March Madness

    It's March Madness for CTE! Not the Frozen Four. Read more here!

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  • Building Capacity & Usage Task Force

    In mid-March, Fargo Public Schools will begin our Building Capacity and Usage Task Force. Read more here.

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  • Local Author Visits Middle Schools

    Seventh graders at Ben Franklin and Discovery Middle Schools heard from local author Peter Fane.

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  • CTE Leadership Development

    For Career and Technical Education (CTE), leadership development is a core value in fulfilling its vision to prepare students for college and rewarding careers.

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  • Ed Clapp Science Festival

    Ed Clapp Elementary School students and their parents attended a Science Festival hosted by the Parents Teacher Association in conjunction with Bayer's Making Science Make Sense® initiative. Click here to learn more.

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  • "Gritty Characters" at Lewis & Clark Living Wax Museum

    Students enrolled in the Gifted Services Reading program at Lewis & Clark Elementary School staged a Living Wax Museum depicting "Gritty Characters." Curious to see the various characters? Click here to learn more.

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  • Calendar Committee Meetings

    The Calendar Committee will begin meeting in March with the goal to develop a draft of the 2020-21 school calendar. Curious to know the calendar creation process? Learn more here.

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  • Kindness Night

    Eagles Elementary School staff, students, and parents gathered for an evening of learning ways to express feelings.

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  • Winter Weather Closure Updates

    Fargo Public Schools (FPS) makes every effort to keep schools open each day. However, with the recent severe winter weather, safety of our students is first priority.

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  • LEGO League Into Orbit

    Fargo Public Schools students from various schools competed in the FIRST® LEGO League INTO ORBIT competition. With three areas of competition: robots, project, and core values, read on to see how students performed.

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  • Pizza and BINGO Night at Ed Clapp

    Food, friends, and games – what more could one want in an evening? Staff at Ed Clapp Elementary School hosted a BINGO and pizza night for students and their families, while also learning strategies from social emotional learning curriculum.

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  • Educational Path Planning

    Planning for a student's educational path can be exciting, yet stressful. Did you know there are resources available to help guide students on the path towards making the best decision for them?

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  • Davies Dives Into Fundraising

    Davies High School Boys Swimming and Diving Teams participated in a charity Swim-A-Thon to raise funds for Imagine Thriving.

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  • Review of Federal Programs

    Fargo Public Schools' Federal Programs were reviewed by the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (DPI) in early January. This process is completed every five years. Learn what the DPI found in their review.

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  • FPS Hires Human Resources Director

    Fargo Public Schools announces the hiring of an administrative position.

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  • Summer Theater

    Summer is on its way, and what better way to celebrate than by theater involvement.

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  • Housing Design Contest

    Students in Housing and Interior design classes were challenged to create floorplans. Read on to see what happened.

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  • Science Experiments at Ben Franklin

    These students had the opportunity to learn from a real-life scientist! Read more to find out what they tested.

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  • Mental Health Awareness

    Fargo Public Schools understands the importance of mental health awareness. Fargo has added additional supports for students surrounding student mental health.

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  • Annual Report Available Online

    The Fargo Public Schools' 2017-18 Annual Report is now available online.

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  • UNITY Concert

    Various Fargo Public Schools were treated to a live premiere performance of "It's Time."

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  • Bruin Brains & Brawn Day

    South High School hosted a day filled with community service, testing, and thinking about the future. Read more about the day and how it contributed to the student's future.

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  • Special Education Procedural Handbook

    Fargo Public Schools has updated its Special Education Procedural Handbook.

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  • Campus Preview Day

    It's that time of the year when high school students are weighing their post-secondary options.

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  • Fargo South Speech and Debate 100 Club

    Congratulations to the Fargo South High School speech and debate teams for earning a membership in the National Speech and Debate Association's prestigious 100 Club!

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  • Cans for Cash

    During the month of November, the City of Fargo will partner with MinnKota Recycling to promote the 'Cans for Cash' Recycling Challenge.

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  • Building Compassionate Schools - October 25 Cabinet Column

    Fargo Public Schools participates in Building Compassionate Schools training. Find out which schools are taking part.

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  • Positive Impact of CTE on Students

    Career and Technical Education has a positive impact on student's success and helps prepare them for the workforce.

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  • FPS Receives Literacy Grant

    Fargo Public Schools was approved for the Striving Readers Comprehensive grant through the U.S. Department of Education.

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  • Sarah Storandt Named Girls Golf Coach of the year

    Congratulations to Sarah Storandt for being named Girls Golf Coach of the year.

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  • FPS Coaching Longevity Awards

    Fargo Public Schools (FPS) athletic coaches were honored for their years of service through the 2017-18 school year.

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  • National Merit Scholar Semifinalists Announced

    Congratulations to the following Fargo Public Schools students, who have been selected as 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program Semifinalists.

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  • Get to Know...Board Profile

    Learn more about the elected members of the Fargo School Board! Click the link to get to know Jennifer Benson.

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  • South High Alumnus Share Music

    Dave Miller, South High graduate and now United States Navy Band Brass Choir trombonist, arranged six songs performed at former Senator John McCain's memorial service.

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  • Get to Know...Board Profile

    Learn more about the elected members of the Fargo School Board! Click the link to get to know Brandi Aune.

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  • FPS Facilitates Three Task Forces

    Fargo Public Schools will be facilitating three task forces during this school year. Learn more about them in the Cabinet Column.

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  • Back-to-School Event for Staff

    More than 1,800 Fargo Public School District personnel gathered at the Scheels Arena on August 21 for the annual All Staff Back-to-School Event.

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  • Madison Elementary School to Participate in CEP Meal Program

    We have exciting news for the 2018-19 school year! Madison Elementary is participating in a free breakfast and lunch meal program. Under this program, all students enrolled at Madison Elementary may participate in the School Breakfast and Lunch Program at no charge.

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  • 42-43 Club List

    The Fargo Public Schools Coaches Council would like to congratulate the graduated 2018 senior athletes who participated in two or more sanctioned sports during their four high school years at Davies, North, and South High Schools.

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  • Meal Account Information

    The Fargo Public Schools Nutrition Services Department provides breakfast and lunch to all students in the Fargo School District.

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  • FPS Scholarship Recipients

    The Fargo Public Schools Development Foundation administers a variety of scholarships every year.

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  • #InnovativeND Student Leadership Award Finalist

    Abrar Sharfi, South High School sophomore, is one of three finalists selected to receive the #InnovativeND Student Leadership award.

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  • Staff Recognition Awards Nominees

    Fargo Public Schools deeply values its more than 1,800 staff members who ensure our students receive a high quality education. To honor our employees, the District annually holds a Staff Recognition Program.

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  • 2018 Education First Global Ambassador Program

    Leah Juelke has been selected to join the 2018 Education First Global Ambassador program.

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  • Forensics Team National Qualifiers

    Students from North, Davies, and South High Schools have qualified for the 2018 Speech & Debate National Tournament in Fort Lauderdale, Florida this summer.

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  • ADK Scholarship Winner

    Anna Goffe, senior at North High School, has been selected as the recipient for the Alpha Delta Kappa (ADK) Scholarship.

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  • SPED of the Month

    Rachel Burcham from Bennett Elementary School has been selected as the May Special Educator of the Month.

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  • Student's Present Reader's Theater

    Their books were chosen and characters rehearsed. Amanda Boyeff's special needs class at Lincoln Elementary School performed Reader's Theater for their parents/guardians.

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  • Safe Summer Activities

    Summer is right around the corner! Learn ways your child can have fun in the sun in the safest way possible.

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  • Students SCUBA for School

    Eighth graders from Barry Olson and Linda Coon's science classes at Ben Franklin Middle School put on SCUBA gear and jumped into the pool for diving curriculum. These sessions were taught by Ben Franklin Middle School teacher and certified SCUBA instructor Jefri Jones

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  • Setting D Program

    The mission of the Fargo Public Schools is to educate and empower all students to succeed. Learn more about the Setting D program here.

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  • YEA! "Shark Tank" Winner

    Zoe Bundy, Discovery Middle School seventh grader, won the Saunders Scholar award at the Fargo-Moorhead Chambers' Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) "Shark Tank" competition.

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  • SPED of the Month

    Abby Stauffer from Discovery Middle School has been selected as the April Special Educator of the Month.

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  • Word Cloud Winner

    Washington Elementary fourth grader Drew Burris participated in the North Dakota Reading Association's Young Writers Project and won at the state level with his Wonder word cloud.

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  • FBLA Students Place

    Students from Davies and North High Schools attended and placed during the 51st Annual Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Competition March 22-27 in Bismarck, N.D.

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  • Students Place at Regional Science Olympiad Competition

    Students from North High School, Davies High School, Ben Franklin Middle School, and Discovery Middle School attended and placed in the 2018 N.D. Regional Science Olympiad Competition in Valley City.

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  • Celebrating Our 2017-18 Retirements

    Spring is around the corner, which means some Fargo Public Schools' staff are retiring. Take a moment to see the list of those retiring at the end of 2017-18 school year.

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  • Mathcounts Winners

    Congratulations to the students who participated and placed in the 2018 Cass County Mathcounts Competition.

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  • SCHOOL CANCELLATION MAKE UP DAY CHANGE

    FPS will not hold classes on Thursday, April 26.

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  • State DECA Results

    Congratulations to the North, South, and Davies High School students who placed as State Champions at the 2018-19 ND State DECA Conference, March 11-13 in Bismarck. DECA is a leadership organization for students at the high school or college level with an interest in marketing, management, and entrepreneurship.

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  • North Dakota Teacher of the Year

    North Dakota Department of Public Instruction Superintendent Kirsten Baesler and Governor Doug Burgum on Thursday named Leah Juelke, an English Language (EL) instructor at Fargo South High School, as the 2018 North Dakota Teacher of the Year. Juelke is a 2001 graduate of South High has taught at South since 2013. Click headline for the full announcement.

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  • Peer Relations with Impact

    This group of high school students is having a lasting and positive impact upon their South High peers. #FPSproud

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