“D.W’ Brings Illustrative Experience To Madison Students

Fans of the award-winning PBS cartoon series, “Arthur,” were treated to an introspective look into the series and its characters Monday evening at Madison Elementary. Kim Brown, the sister of Arthur creator and book author Marc Brown, and the inspiration for the irrepressible and assertive series character “D.W.,” spoke to a crowd of over 100 about her brother’s stories and experience. …
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District Begins Fresh Fruit And Vegetable Program

Today, October 3, the District began its Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program for the school year. This year, due to an increased USDA grant, FPS will serve free fresh fruits and vegetables at twelve elementary schools: Centennial, Clara Barton, Hawthorne, Horace Mann, Jefferson, Kennedy, Lewis and Clark, Lincoln, Madison, McKinley, Roosevelt and Washington. The produce will be…
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Spotlight On Our Craft

  FPS student Chad Vogel (right, pictured here with Superintendent Dr. Rick Buresh) is one of 22 students saluted by the District this week for their completion of the Special Services summer work and bussing program. The annual program provides transitional summer employment, and allows students to focus on their work component with on-the-job support,…
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President Obama’s Upcoming Address To Students

President Obama will deliver his third annual Back-to-School Speech at 12:30 p.m., Central time, on Wednesday, September 28th, from Benjamin Banneker Academic High School in Washington, DC. The speech will be carried live on TV and online from various sources.  The decision to watch the event in the Fargo Public Schools has been left up to…
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North Special Educator To Receive Arc TOTY Award

The Arc of Cass County has announced that North High department chair and special educator Jolene Schue will receive its Teacher of the Year Award. The award recognizes a teacher who has demonstrated excellence in teaching students with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Schue was chosen for the honor for her professionalism, her ability to manage…
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