Fenton InPrint Online

No district-wide calendar for Fenton Area Public Schools, month-by-month policy in place

Gracie Warda, Online Editor in Chief

October 4, 2019

As of Oct. 4, Fenton Area Public Schools (FAPS) has no district calendar for the current school year. Rather, it is going on a month-by-month basis because of ongoing negotiations with the teacher’s union. The district has announced dates for Spring Break and Winter Break, along with this letter e...

Count day provides funding to the Fenton school district

Sydney Bommersbach, Online Editor

February 26, 2019

The funding for all public school districts is determined by two days a year, known as ‘count days’. Chosen by the state, there is one day in October and one in February. “Our per pupil funding that the state provides is determined by how many students are enrolled in our buildings,” Supe...