Carl Ben Program Featured On National Public Radio Today

“Project English,” an annual F-M Area Rotary Club project for adult English Language Learners at Carl Ben Eielson Middle School, is being featured on National Public Radio beginning today. The program, now in its second year, teaches English to CBE’s ELL parents using the Rosetta Stone computer software under the guide of Rotarians and District staff.  …
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Spotlight On Our Craft

In order to bring more of our classroom and building activities into the spotlight   FargoSchoolTalk will be adding a new regular feature to blog content.  Each week, or as often as we receive them, we’ll post pictures from around the District.  Below are three recent activities, two from Carl Ben Eielson, and one from South High…

FPS Educators Performing In 9/11 Tributes In NYC, Fargo

Several representatives of the Fargo Public Schools will be singing as members of the F-M Master Chorale this weekend in the 9/11 tribute at New York City’s Lincoln Center.  Carl Ben Eielson Assistant Principal Barb Weber, CBE SRO Rachel Jordan, CBE para Jonell Weiser, Ben Franklin language arts teacher Holly Fiechtner, and FPS retirees Robert…
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Principal To Receive National Dropout Prevention Award

Woodrow Wilson High School Principal Deb Dillon has been selected to receive the 2011 Crystal Star Award of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention, and Prevention by the National Dropout Prevention Center (NDPC). Dillon, who has worked in the District since 2004, has been instrumental in developing an approach to reach difficult students through a pyramid…
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District Awarded 1 Of 25 National “Safe Routes” Grants

The National Center for Safe Routes to School has announced that the Fargo Public Schools is one of 25 nationwide recipients of $1,000 mini-grants for projects designed to encourage safe walking and bicycling to school. The District will use the grant to begin the “Bruin Bike Buddies” program, a high school-middle school bicycle safety mentoring…
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