Kennedy Secondary School

Fergus sports HOF dedicated

Fergus Falls area residents who are inductees into the Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Sports Hall of Fame were among those in attendance during a dedication ceremony Wednesday afternoon. The permanent display is located in the front lobby of Kennedy Secondary School. “It’s nice to have a permanent home for the Hall of Fame,” […]

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Police: Drive safely in school zones

As school starts again next week, the Fergus Falls Police Department is asking drivers to be cautious in school zones, especially in the often-crowded area around Kennedy Secondary School. “Our biggest thing is reminding parents and (other drivers) to slow down around the school zones and be prepared for heavier traffic,” said Police Chief Kile […]

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New digs impress alumni

By Kat Hyslop Daily Journal The Kennedy Secondary School building saw some familiar faces on Friday morning when the All School Reunion hosted a campus tour. More than 20 alumni were in attendance and were delighted with the changes the school has made academically and physically. The tour started in the Otters’ gold gym, where […]

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Kennedy school locked down after rumor

Kennedy Secondary School went into a “code yellow” lockdown this morning, during the last day of school, while police investigated a threatening rumor about a threat outside the school. The rumor (details have not been released by the school) was found to be false, and school continued normally. Superintendent Jerry Ness said that as soon […]

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Juvenile’s hand stuck in table

Firefighters were called to Kennedy Secondary School on Tuesday afternoon after a female student got her hand stuck in a table in a science lab. The student had put her finger in a hole used for mounting equipment and was not able to remove it, according to the fire department. Firefighters were eventually called to […]

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FFHS bands present Pops Concert

Community members are invited to enjoy pie and good music at the upcoming holiday band concert. The Fergus Falls High School bands and jazz ensembles will present a Holiday Pops Concert on Tuesday, Nov. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the new Gold Gym at Kennedy Secondary School. Featured performing groups will be the Varsity Band […]

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Kennedy considers Gold Gym for H.S. basketball

The Fergus Falls School Board is considering a proposal to hold basketball games in the new gym at Kennedy Secondary School rather than the old high school gym at Roosevelt Education Center as previously planned, but board members are seeking community input before a decision is made. For that reason, the public is invited to […]

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Compost Man teaches kids

Little Caleb Bonner approached a strange creature covered in leaves and dried fruit with caution, a piece of paper depicting a carton of milk in his hand. He lifted his hand to offer it to the creature, but after one glance, Compost Man dropped it to the floor in refusal. On his second try, 5-year-old […]

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School: accessibility up to standards

A Fergus Falls School District parent brought forward concerns regarding handicap accessibility and fire safety at Kennedy Secondary School, but school officials ensure the school is up to standards. In a YouTube video released earlier this month, Jamie Cooper travels through the hallways of the school with his 16-year-old son Aric Cooper, who uses a […]

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Student mural leaves mark on Kennedy

Following an old tradition, a mural painted by high school art students is now on display in the music department at Kennedy Secondary School. Senior Conor Lee and Jacob Herrick, who graduated last spring, together painted a jazz ensemble on a large canvas for their final project in advance drawing and painting last year. They […]

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