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Farmington school officials prepare to redistribute Harrison students after it closes  The Oakland Press

Farmington Hills Harrison High School students will be given a choice about whether they transfer to North Farmington or Farmington High School when ...

Harrison principal steps down, Wood Creek principal to take over for rest of year

Chris O'Brien, the current principal at Wood Creek Elementary School, will serve as principal at the high school until it closes in June.

Harrison High principal resigns, new leader steps in Feb. 25  Farmington Voice

After more than three years as Harrison High School's principal, Dr. James Anderson, has resigned, citing personal reasons. Farmington Public Schools (FPS) ...

Farmington Hills Harrison High's last musical to grace the stage  The Oakland Press

Harrison High School in Farmington Hills will bring its final musical to life Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 21-23.

Plans progressing for recreation center at Harrison High School in Farmington Hills  The Oakland Press

The city of Farmington Hills' plan to convert Harrison High School into a recreation center is coming along, with an opening expected in late 2020 or early 2021.

O'Brien to take over as principal at Harrison High after Anderson steps down  The Oakland Press

Some Farmington Public Schools administrators will be shuffled around for the remainder of this school year after the district announced that Jim Anderson, ...

2 community meetings to be held on Harrison High conversion to recreation center  The Oakland Press

The city of Farmington Hills will hold two community forums next month so residents can share their ideas for the new recreation and community center at the ...

NFL QB Drew Stanton: 'It just doesn't seem fair' that Harrison is closing  Detroit Free Press

Former Farmington Hills Harrison quarterback Drew Stanton reflects on his time at Harrison, and his thoughts on his alma mater closing.

Final curtain: Staff prepares for emotional last year at Harrison High

When Harrison High School Principal Jim Anderson welcomed the school's staff back to work this week, he knew it was the beginning of a tough final year for the ...

Harrison High administrator says cheerleaders look like strippers; racial tensions raised  The Oakland Press

Farmington school officials are conducting an investigation after an assistant principal at Harrison High School admitted saying the cheerleaders looked like ...

Former Harrison High administrator reassigned after stripper remark  The Oakland Press

A former assistant principal at Farmington Hills Harrison High School has been reassigned after she said the cheerleaders looked like strippers.

Inside the wild overtime touchdown that saved Harrison football  USA TODAY High School Sports

In what could have been the final Harrison High School football game ever, a botched overtime field goal turned into a game-winning TD.

Why Farmington Hills Harrison football's underclassmen didn't leave  Detroit Free Press

Forget what Max Martin's official transcript says, in his mind he is not a junior. Yes, this is his third year in high school and no, he hasn't accumulated a bunch of ...

Harrison administrator reassigned following investigation of inappropriate remark

Former Harrison High School Assistant Principal Angela Leach was reinstated to duty Friday following the completion of an investigation by the Farmington ...

Farmington Hills Harrison High to hold final Homecoming; special events planned  The Oakland Press

Harrison High School in Farmington Hills is holding its final Homecoming game and other festivities on Friday, Sept. 21, and Saturday, Sept. 22.

Farmington school board president resigns; controversy over remark about strippers continues  The Oakland Press

The Farmington Public Schools Board of Education president has resigned amid a controversy over a Harrison High School administrator's public remark that ...

Farmington Hills offers $1 to buy Harrison High building for new community center

Harrison High School in Farmington Hills is slated to close following the 2018-2019 school year.

Farmington school board sells Harrison High to city for use as community center  The Oakland Press

The Farmington Public Schools Board of Education voted Tuesday, March 26, to sell the Harrison High School building to the city of Farmington Hills for ...

Once a Hawk, Always a Hawk: Harrison High preps for closing  Farmington Voice

The Harrison High community has planned a number of events and activities to commemorate the school's legacy during its final year. The 49-year-old building ...

Mother outraged after Michigan school administrator calls cheerleaders 'strippers'  ABC Action News

A mother is speaking out and speaking up after a Michigan high school administrator called cheerleaders "strippers."

Farmington School Board votes to sell Harrison  WXYZ Detroit

A well-known high school in Farmington Hills that is expected to close has been sold to the city. The school board voted Tuesday night to sell Harrison High ...

Harrison parents, students speak out about 'stripper' comment  Farmington Voice

Harrison High parent Doreen Griffin's daughter, Michaela, came home from school on September 24 depressed and sad. The 11th grade cheerleader's mother ...

City of Farmington Hills has plans for Harrison High School  Farmington Voice

Farmington Hills city officials are expected to present plans next month to repurpose Harrison High School as a community center. Declining enrollment and tight ...

Farmington Harrison assistant principal suspended over comments regarding cheerleaders  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

An assistant principal at Farmington Harrison High School said that the cheer squad's routine during a pep rally was inappropriate and made a comment that the ...

Documentary in works for final season of iconic Michigan high school football team

The iconic Farmington Hills Harrison football program will have a film crew following is entire season ahead of the school's closing this spring.

Mother outraged after school administrator calls cheerleaders 'strippers'  WXYZ Detroit

A mother is speaking out and speaking up after a high school administrator called cheerleaders at Harrison High School strippers.

Farmington votes to close Harrison High  Detroit Free Press

Describing her vote to close Harrison High School as “a pierce in my heart,” Farmington school board Vice President Sheilah Clay joined five other board ...

Farmington Schools parent: Cheerleader incident 'broke the camel's back'  Farmington Voice

For an hour on Tuesday, Farmington Public Schools trustees listened to public comment stemming from an inappropriate comment made in late September by a ...

Celebrate Harrison homecoming at downtown Harvest Moon festival  Farmington Voice

This year's Harvest Moon celebration in downtown Farmington will include a special celebration for Harrison High School, which marks its last homecoming this ...

Theater, water slide and more in plan to repurpose Harrison High  Farmington Voice

In the race to attract new residents, the City of Farmington Hills hopes to take a giant step forward with the repurposing of Harrison High School as a community ...

Harrison High student earns perfect ACT score  Farmington Voice

Anushka Jain, daughter of Vinay and Julie Jain and a junior at Harrison High School, is among a fraction of U.S. students to earn the highest possible ACT ...

Farmington Hills School Administrator On Leave After Comparing Cheerleaders To Strippers  WWJ Newsradio 950

FARMINGTON HILLS (WWJ) - A Farmington School district administrator was placed on leave after saying the cheerleaders looked like strippers during their ...

City considers converting Farmington Hills Harrison High into community center  The Oakland Press

The city of Farmington Hills is looking at purchasing Harrison High School when it closes in 2019 and turning it into a community center.

Former Farmington Schools trustee: Colleagues attempted 'palace coup'  Farmington Voice

Former Farmington Public Schools trustee Jim Stark says his surprise resignation on Tuesday came after two of his colleagues attempted a “palace coup” to ...

Farmington Schools may sell Harrison High, but not for $1

Several Farmington Public Schools buildings may be sold or repurposed, but everything starts with the sale of Harrison High School.

Farmington Public Schools coach named Michigan High School Coach of the Year  The Oakland Press

Harrison High School's Dennis Hermani was selected as Michigan High School Athletic Coaches Association Coach of the Year.Hermani was honored at the ...

NFL QB Drew Stanton: 'It just doesn't seem fair' that Harrison HS is closing  USA TODAY High School Sports

This could be the final time Harrison High School (Mich.) plays on the field that made QB Drew Stanton a legendary figure in state history.

Four seek two spots on Farmington school board this November

With former school board president David Turner not seeking re-election, the field is set for two open seats on the Farmington board of education.

Police: Harrison High student found with gun  The Detroit News

A 16-year-old male student at Harrison High School in Farmington Hills was arrested Wednesday after an unloaded gun was found in his backpack, police said.

Farmington Hills Harrison High students engage in unique fundraisers for charity  The Oakland Press

Students at Harrison High School in Farmington Hills dumped chocolate syrup, caramel, whipped cream and sprinkles on school administrators in a “Sundae on ...

Harrison siblings earn perfect ACT scores

Harrison High School siblings Ahmed Khan, a senior, and Hafsa Sameen Sultana, a junior, both earned perfect scores on the ACT, a composite score of 36.

Michigan high school football: Mick McCabe's Week 5 state rankings  Detroit Free Press

The Super 10, plus the top 10 teams in the eight divisions after five weeks of the 2018 Michigan high school football season.

Farmington Hills siblings both earn perfect ACT score  The Oakland Press

Harrison High School senior Ahmed Khan and his sister, junior Hafsa Sameen Sultana, both earned perfect scores on the ACT.

Michigan high school football scores: Week 5  Detroit Free Press

Michigan high school football scoreboard for Week 5 from around the state.

Farmington Schools trustees to address superintendent search  Farmington Voice

Farmington Public Schools trustees have a full agenda for their Tuesday, January 15, study session, including a discussion about the search for a new ...

Physician killed in barbell attack, administrator says cheerleaders look like strippers, other stories grabbed headlines in 2018  The Oakland Press

A well-known physician is dead after Troy police say her nephew hit her in the head with a 15-pound barbell.

Michigan high school football playoffs: Semifinal schedule  The Detroit News

Here are the semifinal matchups in the Michigan high school football playoffs. All semifinals are Saturday at 1 p.m..

Claiming 'palace coup,' president resigns from Farmington school board

Citing "recent behavior of some" Farmington Public Schools Board of Education members and saying in a statement that he was forced out in what he likened to ...

How John Herrington became Michigan's greatest prep football coach  Detroit Free Press

Farmington Hills Harrison's John Herrington will become Michigan's winningest high school football coach with a win on Friday against Berkley.

Two men shot in Farmington Hills, one dead  The Oakland Press

An investigation is underway after two men were shot early Monday morning in Farmington Hills, one fatally.

Mercy outlasts the competition in defending D1 state swim title  The Oakland Press

YPSILANTI - The Harrison-Farmington girls swim team dominated the highlights at Saturday's MHSAA Division 1 girls state swim finals at Eastern Michigan ...

Michigan high school football top performers of Week 5  Detroit Free Press

Here's who stood out in Week 5 of the Michigan high school football season across the state.

Farmington Road in downtown area to close for reconstruction  The Oakland Press

Farmington Road from Grand River Avenue to Oakland Street in downtown Farmington is scheduled to close for reconstruction the week of Sept. 24.

Harrison High School Athlete Wins State Title

Farmington-Farmington Hills, MI - Laticia Sims shatters a school record and brings a state championship to Harrison for the first time in almost 30 years.

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...

6 Farmington schools could be closed in 2016  Detroit Free Press

It seemed fitting that John Herrington, the longest tenured teacher and most recognizable coach in Farmington Public Schools, was the first speaker to pour his ...

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.

Southeast Michigan entertainment Oct. 26-Nov. 1 | Arts & Entertainment  The Oakland Press

... • Drop In Workshop-Sugar Skulls and Drawing in the Galleries: 6-9 p.m. Oct. 26, noon-4 p.m. Oct. 27-28, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, ...

Farmington school board president won't seek re-election

Farmington Public Schools Board of Education President David Turner has decided not to seek re-election, making room for at least one new face.

Farmington school hopefuls talk issues

Candidates for the Farmington Public Schools Board of Education took the time to answer questions on the issues.

Halloween activities in Oakland County | Lifestyles  The Oakland Press

The Detroit Zoo's third annual Zoo Boo events, Oct. 19-21 at The Detroit Zoo, 8450 W. 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak. Activities included trick-or-treat trail, acrobatics, ...

Oakland County holiday events Dec. 9 and beyond | Lifestyles  The Oakland Press

... • Burt Meisel Holiday Benefit for ALS of Michigan: 3 p.m. Dec. 9 at Avondale High School, 2800 Waukegan St., Auburn Hills, includes performance of song by ...

Southeast Michigan entertainment Nov. 30-Dec. 6 | Arts & Entertainment  The Oakland Press

... • Holiday Show & Sale: Glassblowing demonstrations, holiday ornaments, wine decanters, glass sculptures, festive paperweights, sales of pet-themed items ...

Al Jean: ‘Simpsons’ 600th episode will be ‘fun’  The Detroit News

Al Jean, executive producer and writer of TV's longest-running scripted series, "The Simpsons," will air its 600th episode, the 27th “Treehouse of Horror” ...

Your Voice: Farmington Hills resident says 'no' to road millage  Farmington Voice

TO THE EDITOR: This is in response to the recent letter from the Farmington Hills Mayor and City Council regarding the ballot proposal to transition from a ...

Holiday helpers: Donation and support opportunities in Oakland County  The Oakland Press

The employees of Central Transport and The Ambassador Bridge Company of Warren, approximately 700 workers, have a goal to fill a semi-truck with 1,700 ...

Oakland County community calendar Jan. 6-12 | Lifestyles  The Oakland Press

... • Social Security Administration presentation is 7 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Waterford Twp. Public Library, 5168 Civic Center Drive, Waterford Township, information ...

Southeast Michigan entertainment Feb. 22-28 | Arts & Entertainment  The Oakland Press

... • "Natural Forms": work by Ann Kelly, Nora Venturelli, and Fran Wolok: through Feb. 23, Northville Art House, 215 W. Cady in Northville, 248-344-0497, ...

Southeast Michigan entertainment Oct. 19-25 | Arts & Entertainment  The Oakland Press

... • Catie Newell: Carl Wilson; Carol Irving, students of Andrea Tama: Oct. 19-Nov. 15, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, 1516 S. Cranbrook, Birmingham, ...

Things to do in Detroit this week  The Detroit News

Concerts, theater, holiday fun and more events in Metro Detroit Dec. 6-12.

Young Farmington students headed to state HOSA event  Farmington Voice

Competing for the first time, students from all three Farmington Public Schools (FPS) middle schools last month earned a trip to the 2018 HOSA State ...

Southeast Michigan entertainment Dec. 7-13 | Arts & Entertainment  The Oakland Press

... • Drop-In Workshops-Printmaking Notecards and Drawing in the Galleries: 6-9 p.m. Dec. 7 and noon-4 p.m. Dec. 1-2, Detroit Institute of Arts, DFT Auditorium, ...

Metro Detroit Events Honoring MLK Day  CBS Detroit

(CBS Detroit) Its been 51 years since the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., in Memphis, and there are several events scheduled in Metro Detroit ...

Farmington opens intra-district schools of choice

Farmington Public Schools will offer Intra-District Schools of Choice K-9th grad for the 2017-18 school year.

Farmington school board accepts reduced price for Maxfield site; developer starting over  The Oakland Press

A developer is starting over from scratch on a proposed housing development on the former Maxfield Training Center site in downtown Farmington that has been ...

Farmington Snow Emergency: Whats Closed

Snow Emergency: What's Closed - Farmington-Farmington Hills, MI - With a foot of snow expected by Sunday, schools, businesses and even government offices ...

Farmington Festival Saturday brings parade, hot air balloons  Farmington Voice

The Greater Farmington Founders Festival, hosted by the Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce, opens Saturday with the LOC Color Run, Founders ...

A tussle over a note in class, then handcuffs, thanks to Michigan's 'zero tolerance' law

Freshman Kyle Thompson was expelled and faced a criminal charge after a confrontation with his science teacher. (courtesy photo) Kyle Thompson has done ...

5 things to know about Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Devin Funchess  Indianapolis Star

What you should know about the newest Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Devin Funchess. Contract. Funchess will receive $10 million, with $3 million in ...

Farmington students recognized for volunteer service | Nation and World News  The Oakland Press

The Farmington Youth Assistance held their 33rd Annual Youth Recognition Awards at Glen Oaks Country Club in Farmington Hills.

Harrison coach speaks at Prep Football Legacy Forum  Farmington Voice

Harrison High head football coach John Herrington told guests at a January 18 Prep Football Legacy Forum panel discussion that his coaching philosophy ...

Learn more about FPS International Baccalaureate program  Farmington Voice

Press release. Farmington Public Schools' International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme will host Informational Meetings for admission into the program for the ...

Farmington students recognized for turning their lives around  The Oakland Press

Each year, Farmington Public Schools honors students that have turned their lives around.

Dunckel Middle School officials, students reflect on last day  C&G Newspapers

Nila Bell, an eighth-grader, hugs a friend goodbye for the summer, while Rebekah Matthews gets ready to sign her yearbook. Photo by Deb Jacques.

161 Students From Across the Country Named 2018 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...

Farmington Junior Optimists learn service, leadership  Farmington Voice

On a cold January afternoon, a group of Beechview Elementary students gathered in their school's media center to talk about funds they would raise and where ...

FPS celebrates opening of Farmington STEAM Academy  C&G Newspapers

FARMINGTON HILLS — After cutting the ribbon on the Farmington STEAM Academy, Principal Dyanne Sanders raised the oversized pair of blue scissors ...

Michigan schools make tough cuts amid student decline  The Detroit News

Michigan's shrinking student population is squeezing school districts statewide, forcing many to close classroom buildings and make other painful cuts as ...

Troy council to interview city manager candidates | Local News  The Oakland Press

The Troy City Council has scheduled a first round of interviews for city manager candidates.

Southeast Michigan entertainment weekend, March 16-18 and beyond | News  Southgate News Herald

Open Studio-An Evening of Wine and Art: 6-8 p.m. March 22, The Soul Studio & Life Skills Village 5586 Drake Road, West Bloomfield, 248-788-8600.

Players Barn Presents Young Classical Musician Showcase Jan. 14

Farmington-Farmington Hills, MI - Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online, over the phone, and in person. The showcase begins at 7:30 pm.

Full roster of holiday events in metro Detroit  Detroit Free Press

MUSIC. Alise King: “A Soulful Christmas” with Mike Sandusky and more. 9 p.m. Dec. 16, Jazz Cafe at Music Hall, 350 Madison, Detroit. 313-887-8500. $10.

Success! FPS students win awards at national conference

Three individual awards, one group award earned by area students competing with 6000-plus.

Novi High School Sending Team to Model UN Confab

Novi, MI - More than 30 schools and 1000 students will participate in Michigan's 20th anniversary gathering of the internationally recognized program.

Former all-state wrestler, football player returns to Fenton as Farmington Hills Harrison assistant coach  The Flint Journal

FENTON, MI -- Friday night was a homecoming of sorts for Jon Herstein. But the 2001 graduate of Fenton High School was on the opposite side of the field ...

Annual Miss Farmington Pageant on tap in July  C&G Newspapers

FARMINGTON/FARMINGTON HILLS — If you want to be the next Miss Farmington, be ready to put in some work. “I'm just looking for a girl (who is) responsible, ...

Oakland County holiday helpers | Nation and World News  The Oakland Press

*Service* First Logistics, Inc. hosted a 1920's themed murder mystery dinner fundraiser at the Rochester Community House in Rochester to benefit Blessings in a ...

Bands bring music, drama to Ford Field competition  Detroit Free Press

Nearly 50 Michigan high school marching bands will be in Detroit for Saturday's competition.

Pat Caputo - Farmington Hills' Alex DeBrincat on fast track to possible NHL stardom  The Oakland Press

At this time last year, Farmington Hills' Alex DeBrincat was an undrafted free agent, who had just signed with the Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League.

Free narcan trainings coming up with life saving tool kit for opioid overdoses  The Oakland Press

The Alliance of Coalitions for Healthy Communities is hosting a set of free community nasal Narcan training starting Oct. 23.

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