Mission Statement

The mission of Florida A&M University’s Developmental Research School (FAMU DRS) is to conduct research, demonstration, and evaluation of the management of teaching and learning. FAMU DRS will place curriculum emphasis on mathematics, science, technology, and foreign languages. FAMU DRS is committed to providing a quality education for students by promoting rigor and innovative strategies for teaching and learning.

In addition to providing other instruction in non-specialized courses, the DRS will foster educational opportunities that encourage each student to develop personal responsibility, respect for individual differences, and an inquiring mind so that each student will continue to learn, develop and apply skills to become a productive citizen in an ever-changing society.


November 29, 2015

» Upcoming Events

11/30 End-of-Course-Algebra I and II, Geometry, Civics, Biology I, U.S. History
12/16 Middle and High School Exam Days/Elementary Middle and High Early Release
12/18 End of Second Nine Weeks (41 days nine weeks/84 days first semester)
12/21 Winter Holidays (Districtwide)
12/30 Memorial Day Holiday (Districtwide)
1/1 Winter Holiday (Districtwide)
1/4 Teacher Planning/ Inservice Day (Students Out)
1/4 District Staff and Teachers Return
1/5 Students Return
1/18 Martin Luther King Holiday (Districtwide)

Full Calendar

» Current News

4/1 Fact Sheet for Florida Standards Assement
3/30 9th - 10th Grade Parent Meeting
6/1 Secondary Update for June
3/17 Upcoming Change to Cell Phone Policy
12/1 Secondary Update for December

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