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Annual State Of The Schools

Fargo Public Schools recently held a State of the Schools Address and public focus group. Read a summary of what was shared at the event. By Fargo Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jeff Schatz On November 2, 2017, Fargo Public Schools hosted the 2017 State of the Schools Address and Public Focus Group at Discovery Middle…
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Student Homelessness

There are homeless students within the Fargo Public School System. Learn the difficulties they face and how you can help. By Fargo Public Schools Homeless Liaison Jan Anderson Comments from students experiencing homelessness I live in a hotel with my mom and four siblings. Sometimes my cousin also stays with us when my mom babysits.…
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Social Media And Your Future

By School Resource Officer Amy Kingzett Every year, the Discovery Middle School Library Media Specialist and I teach a digital citizenship class on ethical use of social media, a subject called Risky Online Relationships, to all of the 8th Graders at Discovery Middle School.  The kids always bring up interesting class discussions, to say the…
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It’s Important To BE KIND

In a World Where You Can Be Anything – Be Kind By Amy Balluff, School Counselor at Bennett Elementary Bennett Elementary School held their annual Kindness Retreat with their fourth and fifth grade students on October 3. Each grade-specific retreat was a half day event, run by Bennett Counselor Amy Balluff with help from Davies…
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2017-18 Fiscal Year Budget Overview

By Broc Lietz, Fargo Public Schools Business Services Manager On September 26, 2017, the Board of Education provided final budget approval for the 2017–18 general fund operating budget. Business Services has since provided the budget to the Cass County Auditor’s office for certification, which is the final step in the fiscal year budget process. The…
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