FPS News Releases 2014-2015



December 11, 2014

Farmington/Farmington Hills Education Foundation awards $32,000 to fund 34 innovation grants

Farmington Public Schools’ Homeless Education Program receives grant funding for emergency shelter and food for families in need

 

December 2, 2014

Tri-County Alliance unveils mini-documentary highlighting how Longacre Elementary is helping every child be a leader

 

November 25, 2014

Farmington Public Schools’ principal receives advanced certification endorsement

 

November 21, 2014

Gregory Smith selected as new Assistant Principal at Power Upper Elementary School

 

November 19, 2014

All invited to a Farewell Reception in honor of retiring Board Member, Frank Reid, on December 3

 

November 7, 2014

Wood Creek Elementary School teacher Rachelle Torres named Elementary Social Studies Teacher of the Year

 

November 5, 2014

Jessica Cummings and Terry Johnson elected to Farmington Public Schools’ Board of Education

 

November 3, 2014

Michigan Chronicle honors 40 Under 40 African American Leaders

Farmington Public Schools holds Canned Food Drive November 10 - 25 for Farmington Area Goodfellows

 

October 29, 2014

Operation Common Good, Hats for Hunger expands Districtwide

District to move from trimesters to a six-period semester high school schedule for the 2015-2016 school year

 

October 24, 2014

North Farmington High School presents the comedy “Months on End” November 6 - 8

College Application Week helps more seniors complete college applications

Farmington Public Schools invites everyone to the Annual Battle of the Middles X - Friday, December 5 - seeking sponsors

 

October 7, 2014

Legislative changes to curriculum and graduation requirements do not affect Farmington Public Schools

Nine Farmington Public Schools’ students named semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program

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Farmington Public Schools’ students named semifinalists in the 2015 annual National Achievement Scholarship Program

 

September 23, 2014

District seeks members for Building and Site Utilization Committee - deadline to apply is October 5

 

September 19, 2014

School Board President Sheilah Clay to receive the Eleanor Josaitis Unsung Hero Award

Lanigan Elementary School and Lanigan PTA recognized nationally as a School of Excellence

 

August 20, 2014

Power Upper Elementary School to start the school year with an Interim Assistant Principal

Erin Hill selected to serve as Farmington Public Schools' Supervisor of Transportation

 

August 15, 2014

Farmington Public Schools holds Early Childhood/Preschool Open Houses on Tuesday, August 19

Two Farmington Public Schools’ students were named National Merit Scholarship winners

Timothy Carruthers selected as new assistant principal of North Farmington High School

 

July 28, 2014

Aaron Johnson selected to fill the position of Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services for Farmington Public Schools

 

July 25, 2014

Farmington Public Schools’ Board of Education elects officers for the 2014-2015 school year

Farmington Public Schools raises high school pay to participate athletic fees as part of its Budget Reduction Plan for the 2014-2015 school year

 

July 14, 2014

Farmington Public Schools sees gains in Michigan Merit Exam(MME) and ACT scores

Longacre Elementary School is awarded Leader in Me Lighthouse School status

 

July 1, 2014

Changes made to Farmington Public Schools' 2014-2015 school calendar to align with new Oakland County school calendar