Our Mission Statement

Igniting Learning. Impacting Communities. Inventing Our Tomorrows.

The mission of Farmington Area Public Schools, a student centered culture that radiates a dream of an entirely new educational world, is to ensure each student continuously achieves one’s highest aspirations while demonstrating responsibility to communities through a system distinguished by:

  • passion for continuous growth;
  • humanitarian purpose;
  • personal reflection which gives meaning to learning;
  • individual empathetic agency; and,
  • radical trust in self and others.

FHS Headlines

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FHS Hosting a Virtual College Fair
Updated on 02/26/2021
You’re invited to participate in Minnesota’s Virtual College Exploration on March 9-11, 2021. This is an important opportunity for students and families to explore postsecondary options. The college fair is FREE and open to ALL students and families. You can learn about paying for college, financial aid, application essays, and more. There will be over 150 colleges located from all over the world.  
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FHS Diversity Club
Updated on 02/10/2021
The Diversity Club has been part of Farmington High School for over 16 years. The mission of Diversity Club is to learn about and celebrate the many cultures represented in our building, in our community, and in the world. All students are welcome to join no matter their race, religion, or political belief. Ron Williams, one of the advisors and founders of the club at FHS, describes Diversity Club as “a cross-section of the student body and community in Farmington.” Every student is valued and brings a unique perspective to discussions. The club found safe ways to meet while in hybrid and have now been meeting online two times per week instead of the usual one time per week. 
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FHS Wind Ensemble Receives High Honor
Updated on 02/08/2021
The Farmington High School Bands are proud and humbled to announce that the Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Erin Holmes, has been selected to perform at the prestigious Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) Midwinter Clinic in February 2021. This is the highest honor a school music group in Minnesota can receive and the first time in the history of Farmington schools that a concert band has been selected to perform at MMEA. Please join us with pride by viewing the Wind Ensemble’s performance, you can watch the Premiere on Thursday, February 11 at 3:45pm https://youtu.be/UrKPb1wxIwI   
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