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FHS student receives national recognition for creative writing
04/20/2017
We are pleased to announce that Sidney Wollmuth, a junior at Farmington High School, has earned a National Medal in the 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. Sidney’s work was selected by creative professionals as among the most accomplished in the nation. This year, more than 330,000 works of art and writing were submitted. Less than 1% were recognized at the national level.…
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FHS Hosts Middle School Band Festival
04/18/2017
On Thursday, April 13, students from 13 different schools descended upon FHS for their 1st Annual Middle School Band Festival. Bands traveled from nearby districts like Lakeville and Northfield, as well as more distant communities like Kasson-Mantorville and Austin. This unique opportunity afforded middle school ensembles an opportunity to perform for their peers in the FHS Recital Hall, as well as spend time working with musical adjudicators.
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Kohorst Named AFA Teacher of the Year
04/12/2017
Todd Kohorst, a Science Teacher at Boeckman Middle School, has been named the Minnesota State Teacher of the Year by the Air Force Association (AFA). The stated purpose of the AFA Teacher of the Year program is "to recognize classroom teachers at the state level for their accomplishments and achievements in exciting K-12 students about science and math (STEM) and preparing them to use and contribute to tomorrow’s technologies." Kohorst has brought a great deal of excitement to his classroom.
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South of the River Powwow
04/07/2017
Farmington Area Public Schools has partnered with other south metro school districts to bring you the South of the River Pow-Pow. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. It will take place on Saturday, May 20th, at Burnsville High School (600 E Hwy 13, Burnsville, MN 55337). Doors open at 11 a.m. followed by…
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FHS Bands Perform Winter Concerts
03/31/2017
The FHS Bands recently completed their Winter Concerts, including performances by four concert bands and the Farmington Winter Percussion ensembles.…
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FHS Students Produce "Wake Up Farmington!"
03/17/2017
The students of Farmington High School's Advanced Live Television and Radio class are working together to produce a new show entitled, Wake Up Farmington! This show will be broadcast live at the high school and posted on the district YouTube page each Friday for the length of the trimester. Check it out:
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Gateway Academy Still Accepting Students for 2017-18 School Year
03/16/2017
Gateway Academy is still accepting students in grades 5-8 for the 2017-2018 school year. Click "Read More" to see a brand new video about the school and find links to enrollment information.
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INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT # 192 – FARMINGTON SPECIAL SERVICES PUBLIC NOTICE
03/08/2017
According to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), 34CFR300.573, school districts must notify parents when the information contained in their child’s special education records is no longer needed to provide public education services to the child. This is the public notification to parents or eligible students…
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A message from Superintendent Haugen
03/08/2017
A brief message from the Superintendent…
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Farmington High School College Fair
02/28/2017
Farmington High School is hosting a College Fair on Monday, March 13th and it’s bigger than ever this year!
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Ashley Steffes wins the 2017 Athena Award for Farmington
02/28/2017
Ashley Steffes has been named the winner of the 2017 Athena Award for Farmington High School. The St. Paul Area Athena Awards program honors female high school seniors for their athletic achievements. Steffes has been involved in Lacrosse, Basketball, and Cross Country throughout her high school career.…
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South Suburban Conference Visual Arts Exhibit
02/24/2017
Artwork created by students at Farmington High School was selected for the annual South Suburban Conference High School Visual Arts Exhibition this month. The show is on display now through March 16th at Normandale Community College.
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Caleb Poissant, a senior at Farmington High School, with FHS Choir Directors Megan Dimich and Brian Ohnsorg
FHS Student Performs with the MN All-State Mens' Choir
02/22/2017
Caleb Poissant, a senior at Farmington High School, recently had the honor of performing with the Minnesota All-State Men's Choir at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis.
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Farmington Students at MN All-State Band Concert
02/21/2017
Two FHS band students recently gave the performance of a lifetime - they performed in Orchestra Hall as members of the Minnesota All-State Band. This is the highest honor bestowed upon high school music students in the state, and Farmington was represented this year by seniors Taylor Julson (flute) and Lucas Toutge (trombone).
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Three Farmington Alumi to Sing with The Concordia Choir in their Hometown
02/17/2017
Just a few short years ago Ali Carlson, Landon Franke, and Kelsey Lindell were making amazing music with the choir at Farmington High School under the direction of conductor Megan Dimich. Now the three are attending Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota – Dimich’s alma mater – and singing in the very same choir that led Dimich to become a high school conductor. Carlson, Frank and Lindell and The Concordia Choir will be taking the stage at 7:00 p.m. Feb. 25th at Farmington High School in the Recital Hall. Concordia’s choir will be sharing that stage with the Farmington High School Concert Choir under the direction of Megan Dimich.
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Farmington’s Science Olympiad Team Qualifies for State Tournament!
02/14/2017
For the first time in school history, Farmington's Science Olympiad Team has qualified for the State Tournament! Special congratulations to Cole Stansbury, who finished 4th in the Electric Vehicle event, and Hailey Karnowski and Morgan Weberg, for finished 3rd in the Write It/Do It event. Other team members include Angelina Lind, Daniel Roegiers, Margaret Spannbauer, and Logan Spano. Best of luck at in the State Tournament!
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One Act Play Cast Takes Second Place at Section Tournament
02/03/2017
Congratulations to the Farmington High School students who competed in the One Act Play 1AA section tournament on Thursday, February 2nd! They advanced to the sections after taking second place in the subsection meet. The students staged and performed Booby Trap. The story is set in the near future while an American soldier sits in a combat zone, trapped by a land mine. As he waits to see what will happen to him, scenes from his past, present, and future unfold around him. The cast was awarded 2nd place in the section tournament.
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Middle School Students Take Part in Future City Competition
01/30/2017
On Saturday, January 21, five teams of students from Boeckman Middle School, Dodge Middle School, and Gateway Academy competed with nearly 50 middle school teams from across Minnesota in the Future City Competition, at Dunwoody College of Technology.
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Sam Buresh (vibraphone) and members of Jazz II earned a Superior Rating at Solo/Ensemble Contest at Lakeville South on Saturday.
FHS Jazz Bands impress at Region Contest: Jazz One receives “Best in Site” award
01/24/2017
On Saturday, January 21, the Farmington High School Jazz Bands took part in the MSHSL Region 1AA Solo/Ensemble Festival at Lakeville High School. All three ensembles received high marks, with Farmington Jazz I taking top honors among all jazz ensembles, known as a “Best in Site” Award.
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Lauren Peterson takes 1st place at a conference meet.
FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT-ATHLETE NAMED GATORADE MINNESOTA GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY RUNNER OF THE YEAR
01/23/2017
In its 32nd year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company recently announced Lauren Peterson of Farmington High School as its 2016-17 Gatorade Minnesota Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. Peterson is the first Gatorade Minnesota Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year to be chosen from Farmington High School."This is a great honor for Lauren and her family, and for our girls cross country program," said Bill Tschida, Farmington High School Athletics Director. We are very proud of Lauren and pleased to see her hard work and accomplishments recognized.
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