Fairmeadow International Cookbook is here!

Fri, Jun 4 1:20am

Dear Fairmeadow families,        We are very excited to announce the very first online Fairmeadow International Cookbook with recipes from our very own Firebird families :)   Many thanks to all the co ... [More]

EOY Special Collections

Mon, May 31 7:20am

Just a reminder if you would still like to contribute, see details below.   A huge thank you to all those that have contributed so far, it will be greatly appreciated by our staff members! Thank you! ... [More]

Membership Price Reduction, Cookbook deadline & more!!

Thu, May 27 7:55am

Hello Firebirds!   Anyone else counting down the days to school holidays?!!!  Just a few quick reminders ..   Calling all current PTA Members. TODAY Thursday morning May 27th @ 9am, we are holding a s ... [More]

Reminder - Fairmeadow International Cookbook still needs your recipes

Wed, May 19 12:56pm

Calling all cooks and bakers - cookbook deadline is soon approaching.     Each year, Fairmeadow families come together to celebrate the diverse cultures that make up our school community at Internatio ... [More]

PA Bikeways Project & PTAC Health & Wellness Event Tonight !

Wed, May 19 12:32pm

Hello Parents,   We wanted to make you aware of 2 opportunities this evening. The details and links for each event are below:  1) A Community meeting on the South Palo Alto Bikeways Project (tonight, ... [More]

Lost & Found Item pickup - LAST DAY TODAY!

Fri, May 14 11:48am

***Just a reminder if you haven't done so already please check our lost and found items today. After 3pm today they will be bagged and donated to Goodwill.***   If anyone would like to take them to an ... [More]

Happy Mother's Day Fairmeadow!

Sun, May 9 5:58pm

Hello Firebirds! Happy Mother’s Day to all the amazing Mom’s at Fairmeadow!!   This week we celebrated Staff Appreciation Week at Fairmeadow. Our staff ARE amazing and they totally deserved to be reco ... [More]

Vaccines available at Ravenswood today 5/4 and tomorrow 5/5

Tue, May 4 4:54pm

Thank you's and fun stuff!

Mon, May 3 12:12pm

Hello Fairmeadow!   This week we would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to our amazing Fairmeadow Staff!  WE APPRECIATE YOU! Your dedication to our students and community has been so heart warming and wel ... [More]

Fairmeadow International Cookbook - Calling all Cooks & Bakers!!

Thu, Apr 29 9:32am

Calling All Cooks & Bakers!!   Each year, Fairmeadow families come together to celebrate the diverse cultures that make up our school community at International Night. This school year being different ... [More]

Principals Coffe on Now!!

Tue, Apr 27 2:49pm

  Today at 2:45PM, I hope you will join me for today's Principal Coffee, where we will be discussing Mental Health month with our very own Andrea Saxerud (school psychologist) and Michael Ridgway (CAS ... [More]

Staff Appreciation Week: May 3-7th

Tue, Apr 27 8:19am

Hello Fairmeadow Parents.   Next week is Staff Appreciation Week at Fairmeadow. In an effort to show our great appreciation for all of our teachers, administrative staff and custodians, we'd like to a ... [More]

Happy Earth Day!!

Thu, Apr 22 1:23pm

🌎 Happy Earth Day Fairmeadow!   This week, our kids are using the Kat Kid Adventure Post: Earth Day Edition in their classrooms to learn about and discuss Earth Day. Most of you might have seen the p ... [More]

Earth Week, our School Garden & more!

Tue, Apr 20 11:30am

Hello Firebirds! Earth Day is April 22nd, but our Fairmeadow PTA has had a team working on a special program to create a week filled with Earth Day activities. Click here to view our full program. We  ... [More]

Tim Guinee Climate Activist Webinar on now!!

Mon, Apr 19 5:47pm

Hello!    We kick off our Earth Week celebrations online with Our Changing Climate and Its Impact For Our Kids with Guest Speaker Tim Guinee, actor and climate activist in just 15 minutes!   If you wo ... [More]

3rd Grade Slime Party

Fri, Apr 16 3:29pm

Please consider supporting our Fairmeadow PTA by attending the 3rd Grade Slime Party.    https://my.cheddarup.com/c/firebird-fundraising-parties/item/3092385   Please let me know if you have any quest ... [More]

Some Reminders for you :)

Sat, Apr 10 10:23am

Hello Fairmeadow!   Hopefully you and your family have enjoyed some nice downtime over the Spring Break and have recharged those batteries for the last few weeks of school!   Don't forget school assem ... [More]

Short and sweet reminders!!

Tue, Mar 30 1:56pm

Hello!   Are you like me and counting down the hours to Friday?!!   Below please find listed some reminders for you. Don't forget to book yourself a well deserved coffee break and have your child/ren ... [More]

Volunteers Still Needed!

Fri, Mar 19 11:40am

PTA Positions Still Available!   Thank you to all of the fantastic parents who have stepped up to volunteer for next year's PTA! It is wonderful to have new faces, and we look forward to electing all ... [More]

Parent Coffee Friday Morning @ 9am

Thu, Mar 18 9:18pm

Friday March 19th Parents Coffee Morning 9am - 10am  Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86126476371?pwd=WkJLSUNFZk5IYkdlWVdTdkpRWHlGdz09 Meeting ID: 861 2647 6371 Passcode: 294975  

Reminders & Notices :)

Tue, Mar 16 4:07pm

Hello!   Hope you enjoyed your long weekend!  Here are this weeks reminders for you:    Wednesday March 17th  Saint Patrick's Day - don't forget to wear green!! PTAC General Meeting - all PTA members ... [More]

Volunteers Needed!

Fri, Mar 12 1:20pm

As we mark the one-year anniversary of this unbelievable year, we are excited to look ahead at what’s possible for next year... We are currently in search of parent volunteers for the 2021-2022 school ... [More]

Announcements & Reminders!

Sat, Mar 6 6:08pm

Hello Firebirds & Families!   Hope this message finds you all well and enjoying the sunshine! Just a few reminders for your calendars and some shout outs this week too!   🎨**DATE EXTENDED TO MONDAY M ... [More]

~***PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE ABOUT ART CARDS DUE DATE***~

Wed, Mar 3 3:53pm

ART CARDS DUE THIS FRIDAY!!!   A drop off box is available at the office.  Please drop off your completed submissions any time before 4:00 pm on Friday, March 5th and pay via cheddar up @https://my.ch ... [More]

STARTING NOW!!! Black History Celebration - Family Fun Night TONIGHT @ 6:30pm!!

Fri, Feb 26 6:23pm

FREE EVENT!   Family Fun Night Friday, February 26th at 6:30pm   Join us for a high-energy, district-wide, professionally led celebratory online event where our elementary students will keep the learn ... [More]

STARTING NOW! Black History Celebration Bedtime Story Night!!

Wed, Feb 24 6:25pm

Black History Celebration Bedtime Story Night on Wednesday, 2/24 at 6:30pm We’re delighted to host children’s author Patrice McLaurin for a district-wide elementary school focused virtual author eveni ... [More]

ART CARDS DIGITAL TEMPLATE

Tue, Feb 16 12:59pm

Greetings Fairmeadow Families,   Kidsartinc has offered a digital option for their products this year.  Attached is the digital template.  Please adhere to the following guidelines if yo choose this o ... [More]

ART CARDS PICK UP REMINDER

Tue, Feb 9 9:51pm

REMINDER TO PICK UP YOUR ART CARD TEMPLATES this Thursday and Friday, February 11th and 12th from 4:00-5:00 outside the MP Room.   If you cannot make this pick up time, please email Roberta @robertaar ... [More]

ART CARDS

Tue, Feb 9 9:25pm

Greetings Fairmeadow Families!   It’s that time of year again!  For those of you who don’t know, these art cards are a fundraiser we do in partnership with kidsartinc.com that allow Fairmeadow familie ... [More]

Local News : Free food Box for those in Need

Wed, Feb 3 1:08pm

  Hello All, I just saw this post on Next-door. If you happen to know of anyone who might be in need of this free food please let them know ASAP so they can go to the address provided below. They are ... [More]

Some Fairmeadow Reminders!

Mon, Feb 1 5:17pm

Hello All,   Hope this message finds you all well. Just a few reminders for the week ahead.   1. 21-Day Equity Challenge - I’ve signed up! Please join with me and my family, other parents and Pausd st ... [More]

Happy Weekend Fairmeadow!

Fri, Jan 22 6:21pm

Hello All,   Firstly, Happy New Year to you & your family from your Fairmeadow PTA! Hoping the first two weeks of school have gone as smoothly as possible for you & your student/s.   To build on the u ... [More]

Holiday Gift Fund for General Staff

Mon, Dec 14 3:23pm

Thank you to those of you who have contributed to our Holiday Gift Fund for our wonderful Front Office Staff (Mrs Wong, Alicia, & Patty) and Custodians (Alfred, James, & Joey).   If you are considerin ... [More]

'Tis That Season Reminders!

Thu, Dec 10 12:52pm

Hello All, It's that lovely time of the year when we like to get cozy and warm and look forward to our Winter break!    I know there is so much going on right now but here are just 3 reminders for you ... [More]

Last week for Book Fair!

Mon, Nov 23 1:57pm

  Dear Parents and Families, Last chance! Let’s keep our kids reading and raise the needed funds for our school! There are 6 days left of our Scholastic Book Fair. Our reading events and virtual famil ... [More]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Fri, Nov 20 4:11pm

Hello Fairmeadow! Wait ... don't delete ...read on, there MIGHT be some useful information on THIS email lol!!   As we prepare for our Thanksgiving Break, I am reminded of so many things that I am tha ... [More]

Scholastic Virtual Book Fair now Open!!!

Mon, Nov 16 6:13pm

  Dear Parents and Families, The Scholastic Book Fair is open! Join your kids in exploring titles and plots and discovering inspiring characters. Empower them by letting them choose the books to purch ... [More]

Important Covid-19 Information

Mon, Nov 16 9:39am

Good Morning Fairmeadow, For those of you that have not heard already, the county health officer will move Santa Clara County into the state's Red Tier as of Tues. Nov 17th @ 12:01 am.   Below please ... [More]

Virtual Scholastic Book Fair starts in 2 days!

Sat, Nov 14 8:40pm

Dear Parents and Families: The Scholastic Book Fair is back! While the Fair will be exclusively held online this year, we still plan on making it a fun and joyous experience for our kids. Features inc ... [More]

Parents Coffee @ 9am and other reminders

Fri, Nov 13 7:55am

Good Morning Fairmeadow!   Please join us for our parents coffee this morning @ 9am. Let us know how you and your child/ren are doing in their respective new models, have you any questions or suggesti ... [More]

Online Scholastic Book Fair Starts Next Week!

Wed, Nov 11 2:10pm

  Our Book Fair is going online this year—with a Virtual Fair! From 11/16-11/29, discover new books with your kids. Bonus: Each purchase supports our school. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/fairmeadow   ... [More]

Some reminders...

Thu, Nov 5 10:52am

Good Morning Fairmeadow, Is anyone else looking forward to having  just one boring non-crazy week in 2020?!   Just a few items to mark in your calendars : 1. A reminder for our Principals Coffee tomor ... [More]

Happy Halloween Fairmeadow!!

Sat, Oct 31 2:26pm

Hello Spooktacular Firebirds! Thank you to everyone who took part in our very first Halloween Car Parade and made it such a Faboolous success!!  It was so fun to see all the creative and cute costumes ... [More]

Ghoul Evening Firebird families!

Thu, Oct 29 7:37pm

Did you decorate your house for Halloween? Would you like to be on our Fairmeadow Spooktacular Houses map and let other Firebirds enjoy your decorations? If so, please email your address to spooktacul ... [More]

FAIRMEADOW HALLOWEEN!!!

Thu, Oct 29 12:37pm

  TOMORROW!!!! Drive on by for some 🕷tricks 👻 & 🍬treats.

Teacher & Staff Appreciation Gifts Delivered!

Tue, Oct 27 6:44pm

Hello Fabulous Fairmeadow Families! We would like to thank you for your generous contributions to our Teacher & Staff Appreciation gifts collection. Due to your generosity, each of our 64 staff member ... [More]

Halloween Car parade!

Sat, Oct 24 11:46am

Reminder - Principals Coffee now on :)

Fri, Oct 23 11:49am

  Principal’s Coffee- Friday, Oct. 23, 12:00-1:00 PM. The focus will be for families who may have lingering questions or need clarification about the two models. I will be available to answer any ques ... [More]

Last Call - Support our Teachers & Staff!

Sun, Oct 18 9:38am

Last Call! *** Closing tomorrow Monday 10/18*** If you haven't had a chance to do so as yet : 1. Show some Love: Send a photo or video of your child and/or your family saying THANK YOU to our teachers ... [More]

Thank you Teachers & Staff!

Wed, Oct 14 2:06pm

Just a friendly reminder if you would like to show your appreciation for our fantastic Fairmeadow staff to: 1. PayPal your contribution and 2. please send your 'thank you' video or photo asap as per t ... [More]

Wednesday Tips!

Wed, Oct 14 11:39am

Happy Wednesday Fairmeadow!  A few Health & Wellness tips below for you today:) Plus if you haven't already voted or if you are interested in listening to all the candidates, please join in tonights S ... [More]

Principals Coffee

Fri, Oct 9 7:51am

Good Morning Fairmeadow, Just a reminder about our Principals Coffee this morning Oct 9th 9:00-10:00 AM. Mrs.Wong will answer re-opening questions about Hybrid and Distance Learning Models. Zoom link: ... [More]

Fairmeadow General Association Meeting 10/07 - Do not miss!

Tue, Oct 6 8:52pm

Hello Fairmeadow,   I am sending this as general information, to those of you who are not PTA members as yet.   Tomorrow evening, Wednesday 7th Oct @ 7pm we will host what we hope will be a very inter ... [More]

Principals Coffee Today @ 3:15pm

Fri, Sep 25 1:51pm

Just a quick reminder to join : Mrs.Wong's Principal's Coffee today (Friday) Sept. 25th Starting at 3:15 PM To discuss the proposed Reopening.  Mrs.Wong will also be available to answer any questions ... [More]

REMINDER - PAUSD Board Meeting tonight

Tue, Sep 22 6:14pm

Dear Parents, Just a reminder for you to join this very important meeting tonight with the BOE.   PAUSD Board of Education Meeting: TODAY Tuesday, Sept 22 at 6:30pm Via Video Conference/Internet: http ... [More]

FM Parents Question Document & Further information.

Mon, Sep 21 4:15pm

Dear Fairmeadow Families, Apologies for the overload of information today, but we are trying to provide you with as much information as possible, so you can make an informed decision for the upcoming ... [More]

IMPORTANT : PAUSD School Re-Opening Plans

Mon, Sep 21 11:40am

Dear Parents and Guardians,   PAUSD is in the process of developing and approving a plan for reopening in person, now that Santa Clara county has moved from the purple into the red tier in California' ... [More]

Parents Coffee - Reminder Now on!

Fri, Sep 18 8:59am

Good Morning Fairmeadow,   If you would like to join us for our Parents Coffee here is the link ...   https://zoom.us/j/98711739923   See you Zoom!

Notes for Mary Ann

Thu, Sep 17 8:11pm

This is a fun idea for the kids to fill for Mary Ann's parade. See you tomorrow 2:30pm  

Surprise Parade for Mary Ann

Thu, Sep 17 9:16am

Please Join Us celebrate Mary Ann's Retirement! Please don't tell her we want to surprise her.

Results of Parent Survey

Wed, Sep 16 3:11pm

Hello Families, As promised attached please find the results of our parent survey. Please note this survey is not the official District survey, this was just a survey of our own Fairmeadow families pu ... [More]

The Firebird Challenge - Come join in the fun!

Sun, Sep 13 9:36pm

The Firebird Challenge begins this week! Mr. Firebird has a message for you... to see it, log in to the Parent Forum, at: https://forum.fairmeadowpta.org and learn how you can join your team before th ... [More]

Spirit day Fridays!

Thu, Sep 10 5:39pm

Tomorrow is our “First whole school assembly”. Let’s take this opportunity to show our Fairmeadow pride. Don’t forget to wear your spiritwear. 🎒

PTA General Meeting Tonight

Wed, Sep 2 10:15am

Hello All, Just a reminder we will be hosting our first PTA General meeting tonight Wednesday, Sept 2nd @ 7pm, please see our agenda here. We will be making a few introductions and also taking a sneak ... [More]

Parent Volunteers Needed

Tue, Aug 25 6:18pm

Good Evening.   We are actively seeking motivated parents to engage and connect with students through Project Cornerstone at Fairmeadow Elementary. This wonderful reading program connects trusted adul ... [More]

Welcome to your 2020-2021 classrooms

Fri, Aug 14 8:59am

Hello Fairmeadow Families,   Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year. You should have received an email with your child's class assignments. In order to be a part of the Konstella directory and connect w ... [More]