July 2019
Ferndale School District E-News

Welcome to the nineteenth 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. 

New Building Principals Announced at Cascadia and Central Elementary Schools

The Ferndale School District is pleased to announce the new building principals at Cascadia Elementary School and Central Elementary School.

Please join us in welcoming Ms. Kelly Parsons to Cascadia and Mr. Joel Francik to Central!

New Principals News Release

Former Cascadia Elementary Principal Kellie Larrabee accepted the position of Executive Director for Teaching & Learning for the Ferndale School District while former Central Elementary Principal Georgia Dellinger accepted a district-level position mentoring new principals and serving as a member of the planning team for the new Ferndale High School.

Position Changes News Release


Key Approval Granted as Ferndale School District Moves Forward with Bond Project

The Ferndale School District has been unanimously approved to use General Contractor/Construction Manager, or GC/CM process for the design and construction of the new Ferndale High School. 

View News Release


School Meals in Ferndale: New Leadership, New Focus, Same Great Service

The School District has decided to move away from contracting with an outside provider and, instead, bring the food service program in-house. That is a change that will save the District money and give more control over service and quality.

Learn More About The Transition 


Ferndale Grocery Outlet Honored as 2018-2019 Ferndale School District Business of the Year

Ferndale Grocery Outlet and owners Larry and Beth Brown were recognized as the 2018-2019 Ferndale School District Business of the Year. Each June, the district honors a business that has made outstanding contributions to Ferndale Schools during the past year.

View Blog Story Feature

Beach School Centennial

The 2019-2020 school year features a year-long celebration in recognition of Beach School's 100th year. View the planned events plus submit your stories and memories to help celebrate the Beach School Centennial.

Beach School Centennial Celebration Page

Reminder to Vote - August 6 Primary Election

Election Day is August 6 for the Primary Election and the district encourages all members of the community to vote. Ballots can be returned to an official ballot drop box until 8 pm on Election Day. Ballots can also be mailed (no stamp required) and must be postmarked no later than August 6. 

Voter Resources And Information

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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July 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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