FPS News Releases 2015-2016

May 4, 2016

Farmington Public Schools' teacher, Julie Folkert, selected to receive the Judy White-Ora "Teaching with Heart and Soul" Award


April 29, 2016

Two Farmington Public Schools' teams will represent Michigan at Destination Imagination Global Finals


April 27, 2016

Farmington Public Schools’ students had a strong showing at the Farmington Musicale Awards for Musical Excellence Competition

Students shine in Farmington/Farmington Hills Breakfast Optimist Club Oratorical Speech Contest


April 26, 2016

Highmeadow Common Campus Principal Dyanne Sanders selected as the Michigan PTA Outstanding Administrator of the Year


April 20, 2016

Harrison High School student, Edwin Marples, selected as a 2016 Bank of America Student Leader

Farmington Central High School holds Open House on Wednesday, May 4, 2016


April 11, 2016

Farmington Public Schools’ Section 105 School of Choice registration begins April 11


April 1, 2016

Kenbrook Elementary School students, families and staff members generously donate books to be added to the School’s library


March 30, 2016

Susan Groenenboom chosen as Farmington Public Schools' Support Person of the Year for 2015-2016

Oakland County Elementary School Teacher of the Year Announced Farmington Teacher to Receive $2,000 from Oakland Schools Education Foundation

East Middle School student, Walter Alexander, selected for the Honors Junior Choir in New York

Two Harrison High School students selected as MHSAA Scholar Athlete Finalists

North Farmington High School Automotive students excel

Four Farmington Public Schools’ teachers surprised with grants for classroom makeovers


March 9, 2016

Eight elementary schools participate in “One School, One Book” Reading Program to celebrate National Reading Month

Farmington Public Schools’ students achieve recognition at the Michigan PTA Reflections competition


March 7, 2016

Judy White-Ora “Teaching with Heart and Soul” Award nominations due Friday, April 1

Highmeadow Common Campus application deadline extended through Thursday, March 10 for the 2016-2017 school year

North Farmington High School presents "Anything Goes"


March 4, 2016

Farmington Public Schools holds Preschool Open Houses on Saturday, March 12

Farmington Public Schools’ Kindergarten Registration runs through March 11, 2016 for the 2016 – 2017 school year


February 29, 2016

Thirty-six Harrison DECA students qualify for the State conference

Special speakers inspire Gill Elementary School’s third and fourth graders


February 19, 2016

Farmington Public Schools announces Teachers of the Year for the 2015-2016 school year

Highmeadow Common Campus now accepting lottery applications for the 2016-2017 school year


February 9, 2016

Farmington Public Schools holds annual School of Choice Public Hearing on Tuesday, February 9


February 8, 2016

Farmington Public Schools’ District PTA Reflections winners move on to the State level competition


February 4, 2016

Two Farmington Public Schools’ CTE automotive program teams place in the top four at the Automotive Tech Trek Competition


February 2, 2016

Farmington Public Schools’ Kindergarten Registration – February 29 – March 11, 2016 for the 2016 – 2017 school year

New date added for Farmington Public Schools’ community coffees with the Superintendent


January 27, 2016

Board of Education authorizes District to seek bids for transportation, grounds, and custodial services


January 25, 2016

Six Farmington Public Schools’ music students selected to perform in the All State Band or Orchestra


January 21, 2016

Farmington/Farmington Hills Breakfast Optimist Club to host Oratorical Speech Contest for students


January 15, 2016

Farmington Public Schools’ Superintendent hosts coffee hours to hear from parents and community

Farmington High School Business Professionals of America excel at the Regional competition


January 8, 2016

District changes Tuesday, March 8 into a non-student day due to the Presidential Primary Election


January 6, 2016

Farmington Central High School holds Open House on Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Harrison High School presents the Addams Family, a new musical comedy

All are welcome to the 24th Annual "Day for Strings" on Saturday, January 9


November 20, 2015

Farmington Public Schools' Board of Education holds special meeting on November 30 to hear feedback on grade configuration recommendation

Farmington Public Schools launches new site housing the District's curriculum called Atlas Rubicon


November 16, 2015

Farmington Public Schools invites everyone to the Annual Battle of the Middles XI - Friday, December 4 - seeking sponsors

Farmington Public Schools earns Meritorious Budget Award


October 28, 2015

Community and Parent Information Meetings on the District's move to Google Applications: Farmington Public Schools is "going Google" - come learn why!


October 15, 2015

Farmington Public Schools holds Canned Food Drive November 2 - 24 for Farmington Area Goodfellows

Michigan District Leadership Specialty Endorsement granted to Aaron Johnson, Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services


October 8, 2015

Farmington Public Schools to hosts two Millage Renewal Presentations for the community - October 15 and 21


October 5, 2015

THINK PINK Club Plans Breast Cancer Awareness Week, October 5-9

District honors Senior Adult Extraordinaire winners at annual breakfast


September 29, 2015

Farmington Public Schools releases Request for Proposal for the marketing and sale of the 12.5 acre Fairview property


September 25, 2015

Board of Education selects Terri Weems and David Turner to fill two open Board seats


September 25, 2015

Board of Education selects Terri Weems and David Turner to fill two open Board seats


September 19, 2015

Highmeadow Common Campus and Highmeadow PTA recognized nationally as a School of Excellence


September 18, 2015

Farmington/Farmington Hills Education Foundation Hosts "A Toast to Education" October 23


September 17, 2015

Farmington Public Schools selects new Special Education Director and Special Education Supervisor

Fourteen Farmington Public Schools’ students named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists


September 16, 2015

Kenbrook Elementary School selected as one of the sites for "Do Unto Otters" author presentation during the 2015 Michigan Reads! Program


August 31, 2015

District seeks feedback regarding recommendations related to school closures/repurposing


August 28, 2015

Senior adults are invited to Farmington Public Schools’ 20th Annual Senior Adult Breakfast on Wednesday, September 30

Board of Education to interview 22 candidates for two open Board seats


August 26, 2015

All invited to say farewell to Karen Bolsen and George Gurrola as they step down from the Farmington Public Schools' Board of Education


August 18, 2015

Rhonda Henry selected as the new principal for Longacre Elementary School

Melissa Wiercinski selected as the new principal for Kenbrook Elementary School


August 13, 2015

Jennifer Hiller selected as the new assistant principal for Warner Upper Elementary School


August 12, 2015

Allyson Robinson selected as the new principal for Power Upper Elementary School


August 11, 2015

Board of Education seeks applications through Wednesday, August 26 for school board member vacancies


July 31, 2015

Farmington Public Schools’ student is awarded a College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship


July 21, 2015

Farmington Public Schools announces administrative changes for the 2015-2016 school year


July 14, 2015

Kirsten Jules selected to serve as Farmington Public Schools' Supervisor of Early Childhood Education


July 7, 2015

East Middle School student Logan Miller named state merit winner in Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge