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Heritage Park Concert: July 19 High School Musical Night

July 6th 2018

Heritage Park Concert: July 19 High School Musical Night Farmington Hills, MI – Stars in the Park is a concert series in the amphitheater at Heritage Park.  In case of rain some shows may be moved to Costick Center. July 19 High School Musical Night (School of Rock Farmington and Club 2nd Floor) July 26 […]

Stoney Creek High School in Rochester Hills Damaged by Vandalism

June 5th 2015

Stoney Creek High School in Rochester Hills Damaged by Vandalism (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2015) Vandals damaged walls and windows of Stoney Creek High School in the Rochester Community School District, painting them with graffiti-made obscenities. They also toilet-papered trees and spread paper all over the lawn. According to Rochester Community School District, the […]

Community Foundation Awards $150,000 to Orgs. Across the Region to Benefit Youth

December 27th 2014

Community Foundation Awards $150,000 to Orgs. Across the Region to Benefit Youth (CFSEM Press Release, Dec. 27, 2014) The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan announced the distribution of $150,000 in grants to fund 18 projects through its YOUth Voice Social Justice grant program. Earlier in 2014, the Metropolitan Youth Policy Fellows, a diverse group of youth […]

Ferndale Schools Extravaganza is Jan. 26

January 13th 2013

The Extravaganza is an annual event that showcases many of the great things accomplished in Ferndale Schools, at all grade levels. There is a massive all-city concert with bands and choirs of all schools. Plus there is a fair where students showcase their work, and education-related nonprofits share what they do for the youth of the community.

Ferndale Schools Digital Learning Center Opens

September 6th 2012

Alternative Education has changed in Ferndale, with students no longer attending Taft Alternative Education. Instead 427Allen is home of the Digital Learning Center, an internet-based high school where students will do most of their learning online with the option of dropping in to the DLC for in-person help when they need it.

Meet the New Lady in Charge: FHS Principal Lisa Williams

July 9th 2012

Ferndale High School’s new Principal Lisa Williams knows the value of a good education. She grew up in an inner city home with four siblings and limited resources, attending Detroit Public Schools and getting pregnant at age 18.