Ferndale School District News

Recently at a special luncheon, Ferndale High School senior Kimberly Weden was recognized as Ferndale Kiwanis Student of the Month for February.

The Ferndale School District will host The Young Americans Performing Arts Workshop March 3-5 at Ferndale High School, offering a chance for participating students to sing, dance and perform with the help of the college-aged Young Americans traveling performers.

Snow Make-Up Day Information

February 14, 2019

We are working to develop a solution for snow make-up days in the Ferndale School District. We will confer with our Unions, School Board, Staff and others about various options. We plan to provide more information as soon as we have it.

The Ferndale School District will be closed on Thursday, February 14, 2019 due to snow and road conditions throughout the District. The District would also like to remind families that there are pre-scheduled no-school days on Friday, February 15 and Monday, February 18.

Early results released by the Whatcom County Auditor show that voters have approved the Ferndale School Bond at 61.31% - enough for the super-majority requirement.

The Ferndale School District will be closed on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 due to snow and road conditions throughout the District.

The Ferndale School District will be closed on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 due to snow and road conditions throughout the District.

The Ferndale School District will be closed on Monday, February 11, 2019 due to snow and road conditions throughout the District.

On a day when the Ferndale School District released students early because of snow and cold temperatures, Maintenance Staff were working to make sure that the 700 Wing at Ferndale High School did not lose heat.

The Ferndale School District will release early and there will be no AM/PM Preschool on Friday, February 8, 2019 due to severe weather warnings and forecast models throughout the region.

The snow day school cancellation on Monday, February 4 has been scheduled to be made up at the end of the school year on Monday, June 17.

A segment of the Vista Middle School fire suppression system burst yesterday afternoon likely due to frigid outdoor temperatures.

A public tour of Ferndale High School is scheduled for Thursday, February 7, 2019 and all community members are invited to attend.

We want to let our Ferndale School District community know that the Skyward system was down on Tuesday, February 5. The issue has been resolved and access has been restored.

The Ferndale School District will be on a two-hour delay on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 due to road conditions throughout the District.

Important Health Information

February 4, 2019

There is currently an outbreak of measles in our state in Clark and King County.  As of yesterday, there are 48 confirmed cases of measles. The majority of the cases are in unvaccinated children. There are no reports of measles in Whatcom County. We want to use this opportunity to provide you with some basic information about measles and how you can prevent it in your family and community.

The Ferndale School District will be closed on Monday, February 4, 2019 due to snow and road conditions throughout the District.

As we proceed through the winter season, the Ferndale School District would like to remind our community of our winter weather protocols.

A public tour of Ferndale High School is scheduled for Wednesday, January 30, 2019 and all community members are invited to attend.

The Ferndale School District would like to remind families that there is no school on Monday, January 28, for Semester Break.

Harvest of the Month is back in our elementary schools! Each month, a food that grows in the Northwest region will be featured in the school lunch menu. Harvest of the Month off...

All Ferndale School District families are invited to attend Parent and Community Connections Night, co-hosted by the district and community partners, on Wednesday, January 23 from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Vista Middle School Library.

The Ferndale School District would like to remind families that Wednesday, January 16 is Early Dismissal for grades K-12 while Friday, January 18 is Early Dismissal for grades K-5 only.

Ferndale School District families directly impacted by the US Government shutdown with furloughed workers may be eligible for the district's free & reduced meal plans during the shutdown.

Please join us for an Open House on Thursday, January 17th, from 3:00-5:00 pm at the North Bellingham Learning Center (5275 Northwest Dr. Bellingham, WA 98226) to learn more about Ferndale Family Connections, a program for K-10th grade students in the Ferndale School District.