A Message From The Principal


Message from the Principal:

Greetings FES Families and Stakeholders:

We are so excited about all the exciting things that are happening in Stingray Lane.  Be sure to check out the October newsletter “The Treasure Map” to witness the many learning opportunities our students are participating in on a daily basis.   Our “Stingrays” are experiencing innovative learning practices in our new STM2 Lab.  Our 4th, 5th, and 6th graders are excited about learning math using manipulatives, word problems, and games.  Ms. Wiggins is the instructor and she uses all available resources such as newspaper to make math come alive.  Our “Singrays” is the signature choir that has created our own theme song which incorporates our life skills and lifelong guidelines encouraging students to become stronger.  Mr. Magwood, music teacher, has definitely gotten all our students excited and engaged with learning and putting what students have learned in other disciplines to music.  We are so proud of our students and teachers.  Be sure to check out the student engagement pictures on our website as well as any other features on the website.  Thanks for visiting our website.   

Educationally yours,

Dr. Tammy F. Martin

Principal

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FES Spotlight


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Excellence Through Teamwork

 

Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts
Announcement

October Meetings~3:15 p.m.-4:45 p.m.
October 8
October 22

Weather

Today, 10/20/2014
High: 73 Low: 41
Mostly clear
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/21/2014
High: 75 Low: 48
Partly cloudy
6% chance of precipitation.

Breakfast/Lunch Menu

 



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October Menu. 

Email Access

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Visitors

WELCOME TO FAIRFIELD ELEMENTARY!

Our School Motto

Fairfield Elementary School is an
HET School
where LIFESKILLS and Lifelong Guidelines
are implemented.

Sailing from
Ordinary to Extraordinary
Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day.




Dr. Tammy F. Martin, Principal
Joaquin Brown, Assistant Principal
Tiffany Simpson, Assistant Principal

Stingrays Shine!

SC Metric Week
Mr. Magwood integrates Music and Math.


International Walk to School Day
October 8, 2014




AdvancED


 
Fairfield County School District will undergo district accreditation in December 2014. In an effort to improve system practices, Fairfield County School District is conducting a Parent Survey. The survey will close on October 25. We value your opinion and ask that you take the time to complete this survey. In order to complete the survey, please go to:
http://www.advanc-ed.org/survey/public/6858858

Please be assured that your responses to this survey will be anonymous. Your honest opinion is appreciated. Thank you for your time and attention to this matter.

Teaching and Learning






FES Student Recognitions



 PRIDE REFERRALS OF GREAT STUDENTS AT FES!

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The Academic Student of the Week for Fairfield County School District is Monterrius Hemphill, a first grade student at Fairfield Elementary School. Monterrius is an excellent student. He is enthusiastic and completes every task that is put before him. He has excellent penmanship and is a good writer. He is the son of Kokaca Hemphill.

FES Stance on Bullying

FAIRFIELD ELEMENTARY STANCE ON BULLYING

In accordance with the State of South Carolina and the School District of Fairfield County we at Fairfield Elementary School seek to provide a learning environment which fosters academic achievement and social development in an atmosphere which is free of bullying and intimidation. Fairfield Elementary School does not tolerate bullying in any form and all incidents of bullying are investigated and handled in strict accordance to the Fairfield County School District Code of Conduct.  All allegations of bullying are investigated and documentation kept on file as to how the situation was handled.  

* I will not hit, shove, kick, or punch anyone or anything
* I will not tease, call names, or put people down (No Put Downs)
* I will not gossip or spread rumors.
* If I see someone being bullied, I will speak up and go for help.
* I will treat everyone with dignity and respect.
* I will not be a bully. 


FES Upcoming Events

Monday, October 20
Social Studies Nine Week Exam
Tuesday, October 21
End of 1st Quarter
Friday, October 24
Teacher Workday
No School for Students
Thursday, October 30
Report Cards Issued
Parent Teacher Conferences
4:00-7:00
Friday, October 31
LifeSkill Celebration

FES Mission and Motto


Our MISSION  is to develop
empowered leaders
every child, every chance,
every day.


Our MOTTO  is Sailing from
Ordinary to
Extraordinary Every Child,
Every Chance, Every Day.

Teacher of the Year




2014-2015 Fairfield Elementary Teacher
of the Year

Mrs. Chasity Brazell

The Treasure Map Newsletter




October 2014

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Parent Corner




Parents Right to Know

If you would like to know the qualifications of your child’s teacher or teaching assistant,
that information is on file in the main office in a notebook and also posted on the door of
each classroom.  All staff members at Fairfield Elementary School are highly qualified.


2013-2014 Report to Parents




Volunteer Opportunities

We Need You! - Volunteer Today!
Volunteers are a vital part of our school community and offer many advantages to student learning and development. We enjoy having strong parental involvement on our campus and encourage you to volunteer your talents.  Call or schedule a visit with our Parent Liaison, Ethel Mozie, for more information at (803) 635-5594 or via e-mail at emozie@fairfield.k12.sc.us