It’s Tournament Time!

If it’s February, that means it’s high school “tournament time” for the region. Check out the recent changes to two upcoming Fargo tournaments. By Fargo Public Schools Student Activities District Director Todd Olson The beginning of February signals the beginning of preparations in the Activities Department for the numerous tournaments that we host in Fargo at…
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Games Can Make Learning Fun

Turns out, learning CAN be about fun and games! Many classroom teachers employ games and other hands-on activities to enhance student learning, like this game activity in  a north side Fargo Public Schools middle school math class. Math Jenga It’s a new game craze that’s sweeping the nation – er, school hallways – at least…
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Making A Difference: A Snow Removal Story

Snow removal across the Fargo Public School District doesn’t happen by magic – it happens overnight. Listen to this tale to learn how. Making A Difference By Fargo Public Schools Maintenance & Operations Director Jim Frueh A typical snow removal episode in the life of a Fargo Public Schools grounds keeper: 7:00 a.m. The morning newscast…
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American Me/American Us

America isn’t about me, or about you. It’s about “us” and our blended cultures. By Fargo Public Schools English Learners Coordinator Vincent Williams Okay, I’ll admit it: I still don’t know how to use the word “Uffda” in its proper context. Nor do I fully understand why my wife insists on feeding our children lefsa…
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It’s Time To Register Next Fall’s Kindergartners!

A new group of Kindergartners 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! Kindergarten Registration for the 2017–18 school year is…
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