Academics

Faribault Middle Schools offers a comprehensive program of the core subjects that include English Language Arts, Math, Physical Education/Health, Science, and Social Studies.  We also offer an impressive option of elective classes that include Coding and Robotics, World Cultures, Arts, FACS, Business/Technology, Gateway, and AVID.  Band, Choir, and Orchestra classes are offered at all three grade levels.  

FMS provides guidance, support, and community service projects through our Student Services Office that includes two full-time counselors and a full-time School Social Worker.  Faribault Middle School's Special Education program and English Learners (EL) program offers support for students and their varying needs.  We also offer alternative learning programs through our ALC course offerings.

We are proud to be a 1-to-1 iPad school that focuses on learning for the future.  Our AVID program is robust and building-wide.  FMS 8th grade WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) Leaders provide mentorship for our 6th graders as they join the FMS family.

Fine Arts and athletic programs are available to all students after school.  Through our Community Education program, FMS provides academic support and enrichment opportunities for students with our Falcons After-School Clubs.