Fife Lake Elementary School was declared a Michigan REWARD SCHOOL for "High Progress" by the Michigan Department of Education. 


Forest Area High School was awarded an "A" rating by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. 


Latest Articles

  • 7&4 Classroom Salutes

    We are proud to announce that several of our teachers have been selected for the 7&4 Classroom Salute.  To view the videos, click on the links below:   Mrs. Beach's 3rd Grade Class Mr...
  • MS/HS Art Donations

    The Forest Area Middle/High School Art program is in need of the following items:   Clean Plastic Tubs and/or Lids Clean shoes for shoe drawing projects Old lamps (working/not working) for ...
  • Fife Lake Students Learn About Alaska and Iditarod

    FIfe Lake Elementary read their way to the Iditarod Race in Alaska in March, during March is Reading Month.  Students spent the month Reading Across America.  They read facts about Alaska, i...
  • Professional Learning Communities

    Over the past four years, Forest Area Community School teachers have conducted meetings on Wednesdays called Professional Learning Communities (PLCs). On 18 scheduled “Late Start” Wednesdays throughou...
  • M-STEP Parent Letter from Michigan Department of Education

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  • Jump with Jill Visits Fife Lake Elementary

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  • Students Compete in Regional Academic WorldQuest Competition

    Four students from Forest Area High School recently competed in the Regional Academic WorldQuest competition. Seventeen teams from northern Michigan were challenged with questions about geography, his...
  • FAHS Mackinac Center Report Card

    Forest Area High School was awarded an "A" rating by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.    For more information, please visit the Mackinac Center for Public Policy page.
  • Fife Lake Reward School

    Fife Lake Elementary School was declared a Michigan REWARD SCHOOL for "High Progress" by the Michigan Department of Education.   What are Reward Schools?   Reward Schools are in the to...
  • Mrs. Hollow's Class Uses MEL

    In fourth grade, students use iPads to read electronic books from the Michigan elibrary, also known as MeL. The kids can access MeL from iPads or the netbooks. Administered by the Library of Michigan...
  • K-12 Regional Art Show is a Success!

    Congratulations to Lucas Garcia, 11th grade, for winning Honorable Mention at the K-12 Crooked Tree Arts Center Show in Traverse City. This show represented over 20 schools from the Grand Traverse Reg...
  • 2014 Homecoming

    Forest Area High School celebrated homecoming & spirit week, September 22-27. Students dressed up to show their school spirit, with each school day involving a different theme, as follows: Monday-...


  • Forest Area Middle/High School

    May 27, 2015 | 11:26 am

    Please sign up in the high school office for a chance to win the "Garold Vallie" original skateboard. Drawing will be held on June 3rd at the end of the day. This is open to all students grades 5 - 12. Good Luck!

    High School Fall Sports Sign-Up sheets are posted in the office. Please stop in and sign up for football, soccer and volleyball.

    Graduation Rehearsal will be on Thursday, May 28th at 3:00 PM in the gym. It is mandatory for all seniors to be there.

    There will be a short meeting during lunch on Friday for any students planning on taking online courses over the summer in Mr. Murray’s room.

    A special thank you to these students and their Art teacher who took time out of their holiday weekend to beautify downtown Fife Lake with their awesome drawings on the windows of the old Kimball's grocery store. Great job Mrs. Zemsta, Maddie Cummer, Alyssa Molski, Kelsey Mills, Kelsey Boyd and Anne Nietling.

    Please stop in the high school office and pick up your girl's basketball camp information for the summer. Any girl in grades 5-12 that is interested in playing basketball next year should pick up this information and attend camp.

    If you ordered a yearbook and would like it mailed to you, see Mr. Murray before Friday.

    Boys Varsity Baseball at Buckley. Bus leaves at 2:15, please release students at 2:05

  • Fife Lake Elementary

    Mar 9, 2015 | 13:43 pm

    We continue to have our Popcorn Friday, so remember your money for the delicious popcorn.