Principal Roger Smith
Roger Smith is a proud 1974 graduate of Ferndale High School, as are his two sons, in 2005 and 2008. After earning his Bachelor of Music Education degree from Wayne State University, he began teaching at his alma mater in 1983 as the high school band and orchestra director. Mr. Smith has also coached volleyball for eleven years. In 2005, he earned his degree in Educational Leadership from Oakland University and became an Assistant Principal at FHS.
"My vision for Ferndale High School is to create a school with a safe, nurturing and welcoming atmosphere, where the work the students do is engaging, important and challenges them to meet their individual potential. We will carry on the tradition of academic excellence by working with our outstanding staff, dedicated and caring parents, supportive community and, of course, our wonderful student body. I believe that we will develop students of strong character, work ethic, citizenship and academic achievement. As a staff, we are dedicated to being Focused Highly onStudent Achievement for each and every student. I am proud and honored to be the principal of Ferndale High School. Go Eagles!"
To learn more about Ferndale High School, please call Principal Roger Smith at 248-586-8621or email him at Roger.Smith@ferndaleschools.org.