Back-to-School: An Operational Perspective

Contrary to popular thoughts on “summers off” when it comes to schools, summertime is one of the busiest times for the business aspects of operating a school district. Learn what happens behind-the-scenes at Fargo Public Schools during June, July, and August. by Fargo Public Schools Business Services Manager Broc Lietz   When you work in…
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Peer Relations Have An Impact

This group of high school students is having a positive impact on relations with their school peers. Bruin Ambassadors Take A Lead in Peer Relations They don’t get paid for their efforts, nor do many others know all that they do to serve their school and fellow students. What these South High students do receive…
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The Pace Of Summer

Many Fargo Public Schools teachers use the summer months to engage in professional development to increase their knowledge and ability to provide students with a high quality education. Find out what they accomplished for summer 2017. The Pace of Summer – for our Teachers By Fargo Public Schools Standards-Based Education Director Jodell Teiken “It must…
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Fargo Public Schools Holds Staff B2S Event

It isn’t just the students who attend B2S (Back-to-School) events to kick off a new school year with motivation and inspiration! More than 1,800 Fargo Public School District personnel gathered at the Scheels Arena in Fargo on August 22 for the annual All Staff Back-to-School Event. FPS teachers, administrators, and support staff from 23 schools…
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…and The Cupboards Were Bare!

By Fargo Public Schools Maintenance & Operations Director Jim Frueh   I couldn’t help but think of the Mother Goose nursery rhyme earlier this week: Old Mother Hubbard Went to the cupboard To get her poor dog a bone, But when she came there The cupboard was bare! A huge shift in Fargo Public Schools…
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