Support FPS Students On Giving Hearts Day – February 11

Giving Hearts Day is an annual 24-hour charitable giving campaign facilitated through Impact Foundation and Dakota Medical Foundation (DMF). Online contributions made through Giving Hearts Day on Thursday, February 11 are matched by DMF and other donors, doubling the impact of the donation. Three entities participating in this year’s Giving Hearts Day are organizations that serve…
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Elementary 21st Century Skills In Action

The Science Museum of Minnesota helped the students of Washington Elementary School experience a day of science and engineering study in mid-January, and then invited their families to an Engineering Night to experience 21st Century skills (collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and creativity) in action. The Science Museum of Minnesota presented age-appropriate science and engineering study…
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Journey To America: ELL Narrative Short Stories Increase Cultural Proficiency

By Fargo Public Schools English Language Learners (ELL) Coordinator Vonnie Sanders Twenty-two English Language Learners (ELLs) in English Level 4 classes at South High School have written nonfiction narrative short stories about their journeys.  Students were inspired after meeting author and Lost Boy John Bul Dau. (Story about Dau’s October 2015 visit to South High: Message…
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Giving HeARTs Installation

Students from the Carl Ben Eielson Middle School Art Club, along with students from Clara Barton Elementary School, have created a heart-themed art installation at Dakota Medical Foundation (DMF) to help the organization celebrate the 9th annual Giving Hearts Day, an online 24-hour charitable giving campaign facilitated through Impact Foundation and DMF. This year’s campaign…
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Fargo Public Schools Kindergarten Registration NOW OPEN For Fall 2016-17

A new group of Kindergarteners will become familiar with chunky crayons, character backpacks, bus rides, and school lunches as they start their formal education with the Fargo Public Schools this coming August, when the next school year begins. It’s time to get those new students registered for school. Fargo Public Schools encourages all families who…
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