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Ferndale Lower Elementary Talent Show Feb. 4

January 23rd 2017

Ferndale Lower Elementary Talent Show Feb. 4 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Join us for the 2nd Annual Talent Show at Ferndale Lower Elementary. The kids are excited that this year we are on the big stage at the High School! We have a fabulous show planned that you won’t want to miss. Tickets are […]

Ferndale’s MEAP Scores

February 16th 2013

Results from the Fall 2012 MEAP tests were released statewide this week. In Ferndale, the Curriculum & Instruction Team has reviewed the Ferndale School’s student results which include Grades 3-9. Ferndale’s results show significant increases in proficiency in reading, math, and science. Barbara Evoe, Executive Director of Curriculum & Instruction says…

Getting Ready for Kindergarten 2013

December 9th 2012

There are several Kindergarten options in the Ferndale Schools. You’ll have several opportunities to visit and meet with our principals and teachers to determine the best fit for your child…

Kennedy Kids Take Historical Tour

May 23rd 2012

Kennedy students got a special tour of Downtown Ferndale as part of learning about history from a hands-on approach. The second and third graders took a bus to the Ferndale Public Library where they did research about historic locations in Ferndale and Detroit.

April 14th is Clean & Green Day for JFK

April 1st 2012

John F. Kennedy Elementary School’s Annual Earth Week event is on Saturday, April 14. It’s a three-parter: multi-family garage sale; electronics/appliance recycling drop-off; and native plant sale.

Clothing Swap to Benefit John F Kennedy Elementary School’s PTA

February 1st 2012

Guests bring currently fashionable, slightly used ladies clothing, accessories, shoes, purses, jewelry, belts (no undergarments please) to The Loving Touch on Saturday, Feb 4th.

2011 Elementary Parent Survey Responses on Web

October 7th 2011

In the Spring of 2011, the Ferndale Schools commissioned a survey of families of elementary age children for the purpose of gathering information about current elementary programming and possible future elementary programming.

John F. Kennedy Green School Profile

April 3rd 2011

The State of Michigan began Green School certification as a grassroots initiative at Hartland High School in Livingston County in 2005. This effort resulted in Governor Jennifer Granholm signing Public Act 146 into law in May of 2006. John F. Kennedy Green School Committee was founded in 2008 by a group of parents, staff and students who wanted to see John F. Kennedy Elementary become a certified Michigan Green School. Kennedy Elementary achieved Green School status that year, and has every year since then.