GoFairmont 2018-5-06

In this newsletter: Staff Appreciation, PTA General Meeting, SSC Survey 


Staff Appreciation Week May 7th-11th

Let's show our teachers and staff how much we appreciate all their hard work and dedication to our children. There are a couple of suggested ways you can show your care listed below. 

Monday-Bring your teacher a flower.

Wednesday-Make a thank you card for staff and/or teacher.

Friday- Bring in a school supply for your teacher.

PTA General Meeting and Election

Our next general meeting will be May 17th at 6pm. We have several opportunities for new people to get involved in the PTA. We are looking for a few willing folks to take on the following positions:

Secretary- Takes minutes at meetings.

Fundraising Chair- Organizes a commitee to help with all fundraising activities.

Volunteer Coordinator- Works with the board to coordinate volunteers and help recruit new volunteers.

Parlimentarian - Helps manage PTA meetings according to parlimentary procedure.

Communications Committee- Helps manage all print and electronic communications as well as the calendar of events.

If you have an interest in any of these positions please email: pta-secretary@fairmontschool.org. 

School Site Council Surveys

If you have not already done so, please take a few minutes to fill out this short survey. The SSC oversees the schools LCAP money. 

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

  • May 7-11 Staff Appreciation
  • May 16 - E.C. All School Band Concert 7pm in the HS gym
  • May 17 - PTA general meeting/elections
  • May 21 - SSC meeting 


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Contact Info

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