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Superheroes at FEF Dinner Support Grants for Ferndale Teachers

September 23rd 2019

The grants reach every school building and cover a range of student and teacher needs.

Ferndale CASA Student Grace Rost Presents Project on…

May 12th 2019

Ferndale CASA Student Grace Rost Presents Project on Stress and Support in Schools (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2019) Oak Park, Ferndale, MI – Students from several school districts spend their afternoons taking classes at the Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts in Oak Park, including a Ferndale High School Senior who spent a […]

A FAB way to help fill the gap for Ferndale Schools Fine Arts, Drawing Saturday

February 1st 2019

A FAB way to help fill the gap for Ferndale Schools Fine Arts, Drawing Saturday (Amy Butters, Ferndale Schools parent and FAB member, Feb. 1, 2019) Ferndale, MI- When I was in college, my mom used to randomly send me a little money. I had a small income from my campus job, but she just […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Jim O’Donnell for Ferndale School Board

October 17th 2018

  2018 Candidate Interview: Jim O’Donnell for Ferndale School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.17, 2018) Ferndale, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, and Royal Oak Township, MI- Jim O’Donnell is running for re-election to Ferndale School Board.  There are two candidates running for two seats: Sandra N. Dukhie and Jim O’Donnell. This is a non-partisan position with […]

Ferndale Schools Diversity Committee Meets Oct. 11

October 5th 2018

Ferndale Schools Diversity Committee Meets Oct. 11 Please join us for our second meeting of the year. Thursday, October 11th 6:30 – 8:00 pm Ferndale Upper Elementary 24220 Rosewood St | Oak Park, MI 48237 We invite your input and involvement in decision making. The meeting goals are: »» Prioritize committee projects and form workgroups »» […]

Ferndale Schools Appoints Anna Ibrahim to Fill Board Vacancy

April 24th 2018

Ferndale Schools Appoints Anna Ibrahim to Fill Board Vacancy (Ferndale Schools, April 24, 2018) Ferndale, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak Township, MI – The Ferndale Schools Board of Education has appointed Mrs. Anna Ibrahim to fill the seat on the Board vacated by the recent resignation of Mr. Jordan Smellie. Jackie Hart, President of […]

Ferndale Schools Seeking Applicants for Board of Education

April 13th 2018

Ferndale Schools Seeking Applicants for Board of Education (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 13, 2018) Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, Pleasant Ridge MI- The Ferndale Schools Board of Education has a vacancy, and the district is accepting applications through Wednesday, April 18th, 12pm.  Candidate interviews will take place on Monday, April 23rd, 6pm, in the […]

70 Homes and 27 Apartments Possible Near Ferndale High School

March 19th 2018

70 Homes and 27 Apartments Possible Near Ferndale High School Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Planning Commission is expected to discuss a Planned Urban Development (PUD) on Pinecrest just south of Ferndale High School at their Wednesday evening meeting. At this point, the project calls for 70 single homes and 27 multifamily homes.  Plans are […]

35 Year Old Gift Shares Eagle Pride, Friendship Between Two Ferndales

February 2nd 2018

35 Year Old Gift Shares Eagle Pride, and Friendship Between Two Ferndales (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2018) Ferndale, MI -While cleaning out a closet, Ferndale Schools administrators found a hand-carved wooden eagle plaque that was a gift sent in 1983 from the Golden Eagles of Ferndale, Washington. The inscription says the plaque was sent […]

Rockstar! Show to Benefit Ferndale Middle School 8th Grade Trips Sept. 28

September 6th 2017

Rockstar! Show to Benefit Ferndale Middle School 8th Grade Trips Sept. 28   Rockstar is coming to Ferndale! The Ultimate 80’s Hair Band Experience! Rockstar isn’t “just a cover band” – they are were voted best cover band two years in a row by Hour Detroit! Special performance Thursday, Sept. 28 at 7pm at The […]