August 2019
Ferndale School District E-News

Welcome to the 20th edition of the We Are Ferndale monthly newsletter sent to you by the Ferndale School District.

Please contact us with ideas for future stories and, as always, reach out with any questions you may have. 

Welcome to the Ferndale School District, from the Fickeisen Family

The Fickeisen family welcomes families to the Ferndale School District with a start-of-school guide greeting as we prepare to enter the 2019-2020 school year.

Welcome to Ferndale Schools Letter

The first day of the 2019-2020 school year for students is Wednesday, September 4th.

On Tuesday, September 3rd, school buildings will open at 10 am so staff can attend an all-district staff breakfast meeting in the morning.


Superintendent Quinn Asks Ferndale Staff to Focus on Relationships 

The entire district staff is gathering together on Tuesday, September 3rd for an all-district breakfast meeting ahead of the 2019-2020 school year. District staff will discuss FerndaleCARES, a shared commitment to Social & Emotional Learning, positive climate and healthy relationships.

View News Release

School Meals Online Payment and Management Now Streamlined Via Skyward Family Access

With the district's food services moving in-house beginning this school year, Skyward Family Access is the new home for online payments and management. 

Skyward Food Services Overview and Instructions

Welcome Back: 2019-2020 Back-to-School Information

In preparation for the upcoming school year, here is important information to know as we approach the first day of school on Wednesday, September 4th.

View Reference Guide

Committee Begins Work on Ferndale High School Design

The Design Advisory Committee will (1) research best practices for high school facilities; (2) solicit community input; (3) share their own expertise; and (4) review and provide feedback on design ideas.

View News Release


Community Oversight Committee Seeking Alternate Member

The Community Bond Oversight Committee has announced that it is looking for another alternate member, as a previous alternate member has moved to a voting role to replace a departing member who is moving out of the district. Applications are due on or before September 6th, 2019.

Learn More and Access Application

View the 2019-2020 Calendar

To see a full "At a Glance" Calendar for the 2019-2020 school year, check out our online calendar

An early version of our "At a Glance" 2020-2021 school year calendar is also available to view.

Sign Up for Weekly Bond Projects Updates

Are you interested in receiving more information about the school bond projects in Ferndale? Progress updates are sent each week and you can sign up to receive those updates.

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August Community Questions: Monthly Q&A with Linda Quinn

Check out Ferndale School District Superintendent Dr. Linda Quinn's answers to community questions received throughout the month.

Link to Q&A

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