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Buy a uniform, earn money for Fairmount

31 January

Check out these super-cute clothes (especially for girls)! Help support the Fairmount PTA by buying high-quality, affordable school uniforms from French Toast. 5% of purchase goes to the Fairmount PTA! Please use Fairmount Elementary School Code: QS46WTU Go to: Phone orders: 1-800-FRENCHTOAST/1-800-373-6248 Fax orders: 1-888-296-4966 Mail orders: complete order form and mail with payment to: […]

A day in the life of Fairmount’s principal

31 January

Jeremy Hilinski was chosen to lead Fairmount as principal starting in the 2010-2011 school year. Get to know him — and the school! — in just a few minutes with this great video, shot and edited by Fairmount parent Tom Corvin.

Happy New Year

19 January

Greetings and a Happy New Year to each and every one of you!  I hope that this message finds you all staying warm and dry as we reflect on 2010 and begin 2011.  As I reflect on the first half of the school-year, I am pleased to report that Fairmount has seen remarkable growth on […]

Jeremy Hilinski

03 January

Jeremy Hilinski is proud to join the Fairmount Community as its new Principal this year. His vision and goals include enthusiastic leadership marked by a focus on bi-literacy and student engagement. In essence, each and every teacher, student, and family will be actively involved in the learning process so that Fairmount students achieve in making […]

Fairmount School yields bilingual dishes (SFGate)

02 January

“…but I had a secret agenda that had little to do with the girls’ education: The school community was known for its food. I knew we would eat well, and learn about other families’ Latin American culinary traditions by being a part of it…”