GoFairmont 2017-11-05

In this newsletter: Chipotle Dinner Fundraiser, Friday November 10th - No School, Pizza Roma Fundraiser, Fall Festival Thanks, & Otis Spunkmeyer


Chipotle Dinner Fundraiser

Don't forget to support our 5th Grade Point Bonita Science trip by eating at El Cerrito Chipotle (9901 San Pablo) on Wednesday, November 8th from 4-8 PM. 

Friday, November 10th - No School 

Don't forget that Friday is Veteran's Day and there will be no school.

Pizza Roma Fundraiser

Friday, November 10th is Pizza Roma night! Come hang out and chat with all your friends. Rather sit at home and watch Netflix? You can get it to go, just remember to mention Fairmont when you pay for your pizza. 

Thanks to Our Volunteers

Fall Festival

Fairmont's Annual Fall Festival was a wonderful success due to our many volunteers!  We would like to thank everyone who helped at the event and/or donated goods!  We appreciate everyone's hard work, time and dedication to making it so much fun!  

We would like to thank Adriana Vallejo Martinez, Cece Rau, Heather Aquilino, Ms. Hamilton (our 2nd grade teacher), Amy de Hart, Greg de Hart, Ken Miles, Ely Gonzalez, Sherrod Blankner, Tere Ahumada, Jessica Payne, Lori Catlin, Abbi Biagi, Javier Muniz, Debbie Marshall, Angel Savage, Edith Jordan-McCormick, Cecilia Tam, Chrishaline Cristobal, Esmerelda Rodriguez, Cielo Torres, Lluvia Torres, Joe Torres, Helen Zhao, Michelle Li, Sofia Raikow, Cole Raikow, Shijie Zun, Sheran Low,  YY Lo, Jen Komaromi, Stephany Su, Xiaorou Ruan, Principal Bernhardt, Dawn Miller, Steve Raikow, Ana Torres, Sarah Trott, Leslie Adams & Becky Raikow.  

Apologies if we missed anyone who participated!


 Volunteer/Fundraising Opportunities

Otis Spunkmeyer

We are excited to begin our fundraiser with Otis Spunkmeyer cookie dough, Jelly Belly and Popcornopolis!! This year we need your support more than ever!  All the profits from this program will go towards our programs. Remember that EVERY order helps our school programs! Your children should receive their order forms before October 31st.  All orders and payment are due by November 14th.

Please note: The cookie dough is delivered frozen, and we do not have space to store it for anyone, so please be sure to pick up your cookie dough on the delivery day.  A delivery date is expected to be around mid December. 

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

  • November 6 - 8 MIN DAY
  • November 8 - Chipolte Fundraiser
  • November 10 - NO SCHOOL, Pizza Roma Fundraiser
  • November 16 - Point Bonita Orientation Meeting 6 PM
  • November 22 - MIN DAY
  • November 23 & 24 - NO SCHOOL
  • December 1 - K Tours, Mathnasium

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Contact Info

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