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Ferndale: Developers Present Revisions to Wilson/UHS Project

February 28th 2017

Ferndale: Developers Present Revisions to Wilson/UHS Project (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 28, 2017) Ferndale, MI –  Ferndale could get a new street if the latest revisions to the plans by Robertson Brothers Homes for the former Wilson/UHS site are approved by the Planning Commission. The newest round of plans includes 28 homes, the extension of […]

Public Input Mtg. on Wilson/UHS Development in Ferndale Feb. 28

February 15th 2017

Public Input Meeting on Wilson/UHS Development in Ferndale Feb. 28 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – The developer for the Wilson (formerly University High School – UHS) building has scheduled a public meeting on Tuesday, February 28th – 6:30 PM at City Hall (300 E. 9 Mile, Ferndale). The meeting is scheduled to provide an update […]

Ferndale Schools Celebrates Graduation Successes

June 3rd 2016

Ferndale Schools Celebrates Graduation Successes (Blake Prewitt, Superintendent Ferndale Schools, June 3, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  “I care more about the people my students become than  the scores on the tests they take.”  – Anonymous It is graduation season, which is always a great time of year. I listen to the elementary teachers and principals […]

University High School Info Session Jan. 23

January 17th 2013

Ferndale’s University High School is a public high school operated by the Ferndale Public Schools with a mission to ensure all students graduate not only from high school, but also from college. UHS was founded in 2005 in a partnership with Lawrence Technological University that provides on-campus and dual enrollment opportunities for UHS students.

UHS Info Session Announced, Friends of UHS Forming

March 15th 2012

Among their many accomplishments since UHS opened in 2004, students have won Robotics competition trophies, participated in an award-winning Innovative Vehicle Design (IVD) competitions through the Convergence Education Foundation, and recently received state and national recognition for DECA marketing club competitions.

Rotary Awards Recognize Exceptional Students

May 11th 2011

Six students from Ferndale High School and another six from University High were honored at a Rotary Educational Achievement Award on May 10, 2001, with three of those students receiving a $2,000 scholarship towards college