Igniting Learning. Impacting Communities. Inventing Our Tomorrows.

The mission of Farmington Area Public Schools, the center of innovation and the cultivation of ideas, is to ensure that each student reaches his or her highest aspirations while embracing responsibility to community through a system distinguished by:

  • Supporting individuality while understanding our interdependence
  • Developing wisdom and integrity of each individual
  • Nurturing the will to succeed in each student
  • Personalized learning environments
  • Deep community collaboration

Recent News

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Happy Thanksgiving!
Thank you to all the students, parents, teachers, staff members, and community members who make our work possible! We're so grateful for all you do! Click "Read More" to find a special video tribute.
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Kim Lester
Healthy Hero: November 2017
Congratulations to Kim Lester, an Administrative Assistant with Community Education, on being named the Farmington Area Public Schools Healthy Hero for the month of November! Kim was nominated by Community Education Communications Generalist Kris Akin because of the exceptional example she is setting for her co-workers and the community. In the past year Kim has implemented a healthy eating plan which incorporates more fruits, veggies, and protein. She is taking in fewer carbohydrates and no tobacco or alcohol. The end result? She’s lost 20 pounds and those around her are noticing.
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FHS ACDA Honor Choir Students
FHS Students Sing in Honor Choir
Eight Farmington High School students have been chosen for the 2017-2018 American Choral Directors Association of MN Honor Choir! These students will spend Thursday, February 22, 2018 rehearsing choral music with other 9th and 10th graders from around the state, culminating in a performance at the Minneapolis Convention Center. "We are so proud of them and excited to hear the beautiful music they will make!" said FHS Choir Director Megan Dimich.
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