6/25/20: The guidance from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) will be reflected in the forthcoming plans from FPS. Further direction is expected, but this allows Framingham and all MA School Districts to start from the same place.
6/25/20: The signing of the “Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak” restricts nonimmigrant visas to foreign nationals including exchange teachers from Spain and Brazil that we had planned on hiring for the 2020-2021 school year.
6/7/20: The District will be sending this email to families to announce the launch of Week 10 Calendars!
7/9/20: Framingham Public Schools is proud to share that there were a total of 239 students in grades 5, 8 and 12 this past school year who have met the eligibility requirements for the STATE Seal of Biliteracy (55), Language Opportunity Coalition (LOC) (172) and Framingham Public Schools (12) in furthering their bilingual and/or trilingual skills.
6/1/20: As educators it is our responsibility to develop the wonderful minds of our youth so they grow up to be productive citizens in this world....
5/27/20: Cost saving move avoids layoffs and a $512,500 lease for office space; prioritizing investments for classroom positions and direct learning for students
5/26/20: The series began on May 11th and is now scheduled through the rest of the school year. With increased interest and participation, these events will also be made available to the larger community.
5/21/20: Superintendent Schedules Education Budget Forum Webinar on May 27 at 5 p.m. for Stakeholders to Learn about COVID-19’s Fiscal Impacts on Schools
5/15/20: The Fellows will support students in the Resiliency for Life program at Framingham High School and the Out of School Time program at Cameron Middle School.
5/12/20: Ms. Sheron Doucette's personal and professional network leads to the FPA's first interactive experience in the series featuring Judine Somerville.
5/6/20: Structural steel members are rising on the three-story classroom building and the concrete masonry walls are in place at the gymnasium.
4/21/2020: The ultimate goal of the Office of Community Resource Development is to continue engaging families and providing enrichment to students. Explore the the fun challenges and podcasts as time allows!
4/1/2020: This budget request is built upon the philosophy of investing in academic achievement, supporting employees, establishing access and equity models, enhancing technology, improving safety and security, legal compliance, meeting contractual obligations, continued streamlining of operations, creating opportunities for innovation, and data-driven decision making.
2/26/20: FPS has gathered information from official public health agencies and is sharing them with the community.
2/26/2020: The following events are collaborative efforts bringing together various community members from across the City of Framingham. Please feel free to attend or cover based on your interest and availability.
Framingham High School (FHS) students can now attend all regular-season home athletic games at Framingham High and Bowditch Field, for example, free of charge, simply by presenting their FHS student ID.
New legislation signed into law offers Framingham numerous new pathways for students; stakeholders are encouraged to engage with government as plans are developed
New and enhanced subcommittees to focus on Health & Wellness; Equity, Inclusion & Diversity; and Climate Change, Environment & Sustainability
With the partnership, FPS employees are now able to enroll at Regis College and receive significant discounts for certain on-campus graduate, doctoral and certificate programs and for the online graduate programs