GoFairmont 2017-04-16

In this newsletter: Open House, Coffee, Earthday Cleanup, Multicultural Festival


Open House April 20th

Open house will start at 6pm. Come see what your child has been working so hard on all year long! 

Coffee with the Principal April 21st

Coffee with Principal Bernheardt at 8:30am in the MPR. There is also usually something tasty to be had. Fight for that parking spot and come catch up on what's happening at school. 

Earth Day Clean-up April 22nd

Everyone is invited to come help with the Fairmont Garden cleanup in honor of Earth Day on April 22nd from 9am-noon. We'll clean up the native garden in front of the school along Stockton and Kearney. Please bring your own tools,gloves and water. Volunteers are eligible for a complimentary lunch at the El Cerrito Community Center from 12:30-1:30pm.

Multicultural Spring Festival April 28th

The Multicultural Spring Festival, which will be held Friday, April 28th at 6pm in the MPR. This free multicultural event will have crafts,games,music,dance and presentations about the different cultural backgrounds of Fairmont Families. We invited everyone to participate and present their culture by sharing food, dancing, singing or bringing a cultural game, activity, or craft. You may also make poster presentations about the country you or your parents are from and wear traditional costumes as well. If you would like to participate please let us know by Friday, April 21st by emailing trainerdawnmiller@gmail.com or leave a message in the office PTA box. 


Ways to Support Fairmont

Now is the time to get involved at Fairmont.

Join the PTA! It's easy and a great way to show your child that you support their education. Membership forms are available in the school office. Join today!

Donate! While you can donate when you join the PTA, you can donate any time by clicking on the green "Donate" button on the school web site. Friends and family are also encouraged to donate money to support Fairmont programs. Visit http://fairmontschool.org/donate now!

Volunteer! If you haven't already filled out our annual Volunteer Survey, please complete it online. Just go to: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1r3Q13_RqJ5msFvidsfq_hfiJywe_8QeZ16zDX2ynJWA/viewform. Send questions to volunteers@fairmontschool.org

Get Your Badge! Apply today for your volunteer badge. These badges let you help in class, on field trips, and more. Start your application at: http://bit.ly/1IUagO8

Thanks so much for your help and for getting involved with Fairmont!

Upcoming Events

  • April 20 - Open House
  • April 21 - Coffee with the Principal
  • April 22 - Earth Day Clean-up
  • April 29 - Multicultural Spring Festival


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Contact Info

Fairmont Elementary School - 724 Kearney St., El Cerrito, CA 94530 - Phone: 510.231.1448