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Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities

April 26th 2019

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities (United Way for Southeastern Michigan, April 24, 2019) Summer Spark, a free online tool designed to help busy parents and caregivers find quality summer programs all in one place, has made it easier than ever to search for fun, engaging and educational activities and programs […]

Parenting the Love and Logic Way Presentation in Ferndale March 19

February 16th 2019

Parenting the Love and Logic Way Presentation in Ferndale March 19 (event page) Ferndale, MI-  Please join us for a free parenting workshop that combines education, parent support and group discussion on parenting with love and logic. Learn ways to establish effective control with children of any age. FACILITATED BY: Anne Alden Anne Alden is […]

Protest Planned in Pontiac Against Families Being Separated

June 20th 2018

Protest Planned in Pontiac Against Families Being Separated June 30 Pontiac, MI – In response to news of children being separated from their parents at the Mexican border there will be a protest held at the Pontiac Public Library June 30. The protest is scheduled to go from 10 am to 11:30 am and is […]

15 Pictures from the Ferndale Hilton Fall Festival 2016

October 10th 2016

15 Pictures from the Ferndale Hilton Fall Festival 2016 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 11, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The changing of the seasons is the perfect time for donning costumes and going on a quest for candy, hayrides, pony rides, games and other adventure. The Hilton Fall Festival is Ferndale’s version of trick or treat […]

Ferndale Library Hosting Early Learning Fair Feb. 27

February 10th 2016

Ferndale Library Hosting Early Learning Fair Feb. 27 (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI – For parents and caretakers of children five and under, the Ferndale Library is hosting an Early Learning Fair on Sat., Feb. 27. Local preschools, specialty music organizations and family service organizations will be on site offering information and answering questions from parents, […]

Troy: Four Session Class for Boys about Anger, Begins Jan. 26

December 30th 2015

Troy: Four Session Class for Boys about Anger, Begins Jan. 26 (EVENT page) Troy, MI – From Frustration to Anger Presented by Chandler Fleming, LMSW Through Troy Youth Assistance A four session workshop for boys aged 10-13. Includes discussion and instruction on positive ways to handle frustration before it turns to anger. Youth Session: January […]

Beaumont Hosting Baby Fairs… Royal Oak April 18, Troy April 25

April 7th 2015

Beaumont Hosting Baby Fairs for New and Expecting Parents, Royal Oak April 18, Troy April 25 (Beaumont Systems Press Release, April 7, 2015) Join Danialle Karmanos for a Mom-to-Mom chat to share insights for planning a great birth experience and to learn about the new Karmanos Center for Natural Birth Pregnancy and new parenthood are […]

Cyber Safety for Parents Presentation at FHS Jan. 21

January 13th 2015

Cyber Safety for Parents Presentation at FHS Jan. 21 (Ferndale Youth Assistance Press Release, Jan. 13, 2015) Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative, Ferndale High School and Ferndale Youth Assistance will be hosting an Internet Safety Presentation for parents and adults on Wednesday, January 21st from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the FHS Media Center. This presentation […]

Strategic Plan Moves Forward: How you can get involved

March 6th 2013

In partnership with the School Improvement Team, the Strategic Plan Steering Committee is requesting that individuals from the community at-large (not district parents or employees) complete a survey on the school climate. The Community Survey is accessible via this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2Y5MY8Z.

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.