A Message From The Principal


Our motto this year is Charting the Course to Leadership Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day. It is the vision of Fairfield Elementary School in collaboration with the community to promote a safe, caring and respectful educational environment for all students through the use of highly effective teaching best practices to create successful, life-long learners, as we sail toward excellence.

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.

   

Excellence Through Teamwork

Daisy Troop 1430

Girl Scout Announcement

We will have a Daisy Troop and a Brownie Troop
for the 2014-2015 school year.

If you have any questions, contact Ms. Simpson
at 635-5594.


The Treasure Map Newsletter



May 2014

Click the anchor to view "The Treasure Map."

Today, 7/24/2014
High: 93 Low: 71
Thunderstorms likely
59% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/25/2014
High: 89 Low: 71
Slight chance thunderstorms
20% chance of precipitation.

Breakfast/Lunch Menu

 

Click on the picture to view the May Menu. 

Email Access

To access Microsoft Exchange email, click here.

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

Fairfield Elementary School
has a new Mascot.


Welcome to our New Faculty Members!



Melyssa Eargle
Rashawne Coates
Melissa Cahoon
April Brown
Ashley Ashford
Teresa Wiggins
JaNice Washington
Karean Troy
Charles Magwood
Dr. Remona Jenkins




2014-2015 FES Family is ready for you to use.  
Click on the picture to sign up.


2014-2015 Mandatory Uniforms 

All Fairfield Elementary Students PreK3 to 6th Grade

Red, Navy Blue, or Royal Blue Polo Style Shirts 
Tan Khaki Bottoms 
Brown or Black Belt 
White, Brown, or Black Closed Toe Shoes 



 READING


(Click the picture above for Fairfield County's Summer Reading Program.)


  
Students entering Kindergarten and First Grade (Click the picture with the dog.)


 Students entering Second Grade- Sixth Grade (Click the picture with the books.)

Students entering Seventh Grade (Click the picture with the worm.)


FES Elementary Supply List





Click the picture to view the supply list for 2014-2015.


Summer Reading Project

Your child has chosen multiple books for summer reading.  Many studies show that reading achievement improves if students read during the summer.  Keep a summer reading log and read daily with your child.


(Click on the books to read about the Summer Reading Project.)



(Click on the owl above if you would like to keep your reading log electronically.)





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 May 12th. 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/5141678

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.

Upcoming Events

Monday, August 11
Teachers Return
Teacher Workday
Tuesday, August 12
Professional Development
School Professional Development
Friday, August 15
District Convocation
Fairfield Central H.S.

Teacher of the Year





2014-2015 Fairfield Elementary Teacher
of the Year

Mrs. Chasity Brazell

Teaching and Learning









Parent Corner



Parent Involvement Tips

  * Encourage your child to spend time reading everyday.
  * Stay involved, know what's going on in your child's life,
both at school and with friends.
* Show respect for your child's feelings, thoughts, and suggestions.
* Make education a top priority. 
* Get to know your child's teacher and monitor you child's academic progress.
* Volunteer at your child's school.



How to help your child succeed at school

* Talk with your child about school each day.
* Set aside a quiet place in your home for your child to do schoolwork.
* Let your child know that you expect him/her to do well.
* Stay positive and encourage your child.
* Read together and discuss the ideas, characters,
information you've read about.



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