FPS e-Newsletter for March 11, 2021
- SPOTLIGHT -
Cabinet Column - New Learning Management System
Feature Column - Women's History Month
Feature Column - Music Is Education
Kindergarten Registration Now Open
Fargo Public Schools kindergarten registration for fall 2021 is NOW OPEN online at www.fargo.k12.nd.us/registration. Your child must be age 5 by July 31, 2021 to attend school in the fall.
Watch the video below to learn more about the kindergarten experience at Fargo Public Schools. Click here to learn more about the registration process and sign your student up for school in the fall of 2021!
If you do not know which school your child will attend, call 701.446.1043 or check online at www.fargo.k12.nd.us/boundarymaps. If you need PowerSchool help, please call 701.446.1030.
- FPS SMART RESTART -
FPS COVID-19 Data
Distance Learning Days
- Thursday, March 11
- Friday, March 12
- Wednesday, March 31
- Thursday, April 1
Elementary and middle school activities are cancelled on these distance learning days. High school activities will be held based on the availability and discretion of the advisor/coach.
- NEWSMAKERS -
Magnuson Named 2021 Teacher of the Year
School Board Member Women of the Year Nomination
Knowledge Bowl Competition
Pictured L to R from the North team are: Anika Arifin, Spring Ma, Laura Simmons, Aarya Panwalkar, Colby Miller and Alex Person.
The Department of Energy started the National Science Bowl, one of the nation’s largest science competitions, in 1991 to encourage students to excel in math and science as well as pursue careers in these fields. About 265,000 students have participated in the National Science Bowl throughout its 28-year history.
Educators of the Month
Johnson Named Boys Swimming and Diving Coach of the Year
Jennifer Johnson has been named the North Dakota High School Coaches Association Coach of the Year for Boys Swimming and Diving. She received this honor at the state swim an dive meet on Saturday, March 6 in Bismarck and Mandan. Johnson is in her 10th season as head coach of the Davies High School boys swimming and diving program.
Davies and South Place in State Swim and Dive Meet
(Photo courtesy: Jennifer Johnson)
Davies Girls Basketball Team Wins EDC Title
The Davies High School and North High School boys basketball teams also qualified for the state tournament.
Theatre Festival Results
- YOUR FPS -
School Lunch Repack Pilot Program
Students Show Off Art for School Board
Innovation Education Grants
Hear for the Kids Podcast: COVID-19 Support Program
Explorer Academy Now Hiring
The Fargo Public Schools Explorer Academy is seeking to fill a variety of positions for the upcoming 2021-22 school year. Employees at the Explorer Academy will provide comprehensive and dynamic support for approximately 64 kindergarten through grade eight students. Certified employees and support staff located at the Explorer Academy will receive additional professional development opportunities scheduled to take place in July 2021 and the beginning of August 2021. Click here to learn more about the available training.
Davies Student-Written One-Act Plays
- March 11 at 7:30 p.m.
- March 12 at 7:30 p.m.
- Davies High School Theatre
- 7150 South 25th Street South
- $5.00 for one night
- $7.00 for both nights
- All seats general admission
- Tickets available at the door the evening of the event
- For questions call 701.446.5768
Summer School Registration Now Open
Summer school registration is now open for all grade levels. Elementary Enrichment and Transitions Summer School will be held in-person. Elementary English learner, middle school, and high school courses will have both in-person and virtual options. Click here for more information about programs and schedules.