Donations: Warm Beverage Bar for our Farrand Teachers

Wed, Feb 1 4:07pm

Please visit the link below to sign up for a donation spot for a Warm Beverage Bar for our Farrand Teachers!    Donation drop-offs are due by 2/20/2023. Additional details are at the link:   https://w ... [More]

PTO Newsletter January and February 2023

Wed, Jan 11 8:33pm

Happy New Year!   Please find attached the Farrand PTO Newsletter for January & February 2023.   Lots of exciting updates and ways to support the PTO and Farrand Community!

11/14 PTO updated zoom mtg link

Mon, Nov 14 7:12pm

In Person or via Zoom – Zoom info noted below Meeting ID: 785 4679 6197 Passcode: n4GfFb


Wed, Nov 9 9:53am

We have come to the end of our list of AMAZING 2022 Farrand Color Run Sponsors! Wow! We are so grateful for the support of all these businesses!

Sponsor Spotlight - Broasted Brothers

Tue, Nov 8 9:53am

We would like to thank our next sponsor for their continued support of the Farrand Color Run! Broasted Brothers Facebook  

Sponsor Spotlight - Planet Marimba

Mon, Nov 7 8:13am

A BIG thank you to our next Farrand Color Run Sponsor!   Planet Marimba   “Matt wanted his own marimba so he decided to make one 23 years ago and Planet Marimba was born. He has made over 75 marimbas, ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Halfacre Squad of LaFontaine Chevrolet

Fri, Nov 4 8:27am

A BIG thank you to our next Farrand Color Run Sponsor! Halfacre Squad of LaFontaine Chevrolet The Halfacre Squad of LaFontaine Chevrolet is blessed to be supporting students and teachers. We hope to h ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Complete Neuropsychology Services

Thu, Nov 3 2:41pm

Today’s BIG thank you goes out to Complete Neuropsychology Services! “Complete Neuropsychology Services is a team of skilled and dedicated clinicians providing mental health evaluation and treatment s ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Mortgage Right

Wed, Nov 2 10:47am

Farrand Color Run Sponsor Spotlight! A BIG thank you to our next sponsor! Mortgage Right "Building Wealth Through Homeownership. A Better Mortgage Starts Here."

Sponsor Spotlight - Peggy Bica at Preferred Realtors, Ltd.

Tue, Nov 1 9:48am

Our next BIG thank you goes out to Peggy Bica at Preferred Realtors, Ltd!   “As a licensed Realtor, I am committed to treating clients like family. This is not only a guiding principle but a way of li ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Pro-Tech

Mon, Oct 31 3:07pm

We would like to thank our next sponsor for their continued support of the Farrand Color Run!   Pro-Tech Property Services   “Pro-Tech Property Services is a family owned and operated business. We spe ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Scouting Collectibles

Fri, Oct 28 8:17am

Today’s BIG thank you goes out to   Scouting Collectibles   We are Scouting Collectibles in the Laurel Park Mall. We buy and sell vintage collectible games and toys, gaming systems, figures, posters, ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Quality Affordable Construction of Plymouth

Thu, Oct 27 10:26am

Farrand Color Run Sponsor Spotlight!   A BIG thank you to Quality Affordable Construction of Plymouth!   Quality Affordable Construction of Plymouth (734) 341-2689 / (734) 306-5188 Remodel | Quality A ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Structure and Function, Chiropractic and Rehab

Wed, Oct 26 9:08am

Today’s BIG thank you goes out to   Structure and Function, Chiropractic and Rehab   "We provide comprehensive, evidence informed evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. Utilizing a br ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Mark Sislo, Edward Jones

Tue, Oct 25 10:00am

A BIG thank you Mark Sislo at Edward Jones!   “We tailor investments and strategies to achieve the goals that mean the most to our clients & their families. If you want to discuss investments, retirem ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Ecointelligent Homes

Mon, Oct 24 9:48am

Today’s BIG thank you goes out to Ecotelligent Homes!   “Ecotelligent Homes is an award winning home performance company servicing Metro Detroit. We use building science to solve your home's comfort p ... [More]


Sun, Oct 23 5:19pm

REMINDER! Spirit Week begins tomorrow . . . we can't wait to see the Farrand Spirit tomorrow!   Thank you again for your generous donations and helping our Farrand Foxes crush their goal!

Sponsor Spotlight - Community Financial

Fri, Oct 21 9:07am

We would like to thank our next sponsor for their continued support of the Farrand Color Run!   Community Financial   "Community Financial is honored to help students reach their goals and dreams and ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Impressive Basements

Thu, Oct 20 10:41am

Today’s Sponsor Spotlight goes out to   Impressive Basements   “Impressive Basements is a family owned and operated business since 1972. We specialize in finishing basements and acoustical ceilings.” ... [More]


Wed, Oct 19 9:26am

CONGRATULATIONS FARRAND FOXES! You brought in over $15,000 for the 2022-23 Farrand Color Run and earned a 5-day Spirit Week! The fun begins Monday! Enjoy!!!   Monday, 10-24 Farrand Spirit Day - wear y ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Lefty's

Tue, Oct 18 8:16am

Today’s BIG thank you goes to Lefty’s!   Lefty’s Ann Arbor 3157 Ann Arbor Saline Road, Ann Arbor   Lefty’s Ypsilanti 4003 Carpenter Road, Ypsilanti   Thank you for supporting the ... [More]

Farrand Spirit Wear Store @ PJ Monty’s Online * OPEN *

Mon, Oct 17 7:16pm

Spirit Wear Store is OPEN through PJ Monty’s Online from *** 10/17 - 10/31/22 *** Please follow the link below:

Sponsor Spotlight - Team DeJohn

Mon, Oct 17 8:16am

We want to thank our next sponsor for their continued support of the Farrand Color Run!   Team DeJohn, RE/MAX Classic Delivering Premiere Service to Buyers & Sellers since 1983   “Having sold over 200 ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - My Michigan Beach

Fri, Oct 14 8:17am

Our next BIG thank you goes out to   My Michigan Beach   “ is Michigan's top travel website, your one-stop shop for everything Michigan. With more than 350K monthly readers and an a ... [More]

Sponsor Spotlight - Levan Dental Group

Thu, Oct 13 8:18am

Our AMAZING sponsors helped make the 2022-2023 Farrand Color Run the success it was! We couldn't have done it without them. We will be highlighting our generous sponsors over the next few weeks!   Our ... [More]

Thank you to our AMAZING volunteers!

Mon, Oct 10 3:42pm

A BIG THANK YOU to all the parents who volunteered to help make the Color Run a HUGE success! We couldn't have done it without you . . . from stapling tattoos to reminder notes, to filling bottles wit ... [More]

Rewards for Farrand Foxes!

Sun, Oct 9 3:57pm

Congratulations Farrand Foxes! You crushed our goal of $15,000! Enjoy your Extra Recess, Popsicle, and Spirit Week! Thank you families for generously supporting Farrand Elementary School!

Farrand Foxes You CRUSHED Our Goal!

Wed, Oct 5 10:46am

Farrand Foxes you CRUSHED our goal!!! You brought in $16,165.40! Not only did you earn an extra recess with a popsicle, but also a SPIRIT WEEK! More info to come! Thank you families! Your support has ... [More]

Wear Blue and Purple on Wednesday

Tue, Oct 4 12:50pm

Help us count down to the FARRAND COLOR RUN! On Wednesday students can show their support by wearing blue and purple! Donations and waivers are DUE TODAY! It’s not too late! Click here to donate:   ht ... [More]

Updated Total!

Mon, Oct 3 5:11pm

UPDATED TOTAL … $13,383!!! Wow! Thank you for your support! Donations and waivers are DUE TOMORROW and we are so close to $15,000.   All monies raised go directly to serving our students. In the past, ... [More]

Wear Yellow or Green on Tuesday!

Mon, Oct 3 4:00pm

Help us count down to the FARRAND COLOR RUN! Tomorrow student can show their support by wearing green and yellow! Donations and waivers are DUE TOMORROW! An updated total will be shared later today … ... [More]

Color Run Volunteers needed Monday morning

Sun, Oct 2 9:19am

COLOR RUN VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - We are looking for a couple parent to help us fill the bottles with powder Monday morning at 9:30. Please email Chris at if you are interested in helping.

Wear Red or Orange Monday, Oct. 3

Sun, Oct 2 9:15am


Updated Color Run Total ...

Fri, Sep 30 5:24pm

Congrats   Farrand Foxes!!! Our new total is $12,149! That means you have earned an extra recess and popsicle! More information to come after the run about when this will take place. Now, we are getti ... [More]

Updated Color Run Total

Thu, Sep 29 10:08pm

Updated total as of this evening . . . $10,952 and counting! Please send donations and waivers in by Tuesday. Any donation is greatly appreciated and $40 per student will help us reach our goal of $15 ... [More]

Looking for Sign-In Table Volunteer

Wed, Sep 28 8:25pm

The Color Run Committee could use one more volunteer. We are looking for someone who can sign up to help at the Sign-In Table from 2:00-3:30. This table is a little removed from the course, so it woul ... [More]

New Color Run Total!

Mon, Sep 26 8:14am

NEW TOTAL … $9,024 and counting! You still have a week to earn and send in donations! REMEMBER … our schoolwide goal is $15,000 and once we hit that, there will be a 5-DAY SPIRIT WEEK! Once we hit $12 ... [More]

Can you deliver about a dozen balloons?

Thu, Sep 22 5:12pm

We are looking for a parent volunteer to pick up about a dozen helium balloons and deliver them to Farrand on the morning of the Color Run. If this is something that you could help with, please email ... [More]

Let's Get Poppin' -- Popcorn Fridays - Schedule & Volunteers Needed!

Thu, Sep 22 1:42pm

Let's Get Poppin'! Popcorn Fridays!   See Schedule & Volunteer Needs!   Volunteers Needed on Friday's 8:15am - 11:00am Please use the sign-up wizard just posted. For questions, please email Taryn @ ta ... [More]

Smencils are BACK! See Schedule & Volunteers Needed

Thu, Sep 22 1:41pm

Smencils are BACK! Volunteers needed to help sell Smencils at Lunch. To sign up to volunteer, please use the sign-up wizard just posted. Volunteer Times: 11:15am - 1:15 pm   Smencil's are $1 / each ag ... [More]

Color Run Grade Level Times

Thu, Sep 22 8:22am

Our Farrand Foxes will need a CHEERING SECTION for the Farrand Color Run on Thursday, October 6th! Parents, guardians, grandparents --etc are welcome to come and watch during their child’s time slot. ... [More]


Tue, Sep 20 6:34pm

Let’s give a huge THANK YOU to our 2022 Color Run sponsors! We will be highlighting these businesses throughout the year on our Facebook pages and Konstella. Please support them if you can!   Broasted ... [More]

Candid Photographer for the Color Run

Tue, Sep 20 11:06am

Volunteer Opportunity! We are looking for one more parent to take candid photos during the Color Run. The run is Thursday, October 6th from 12:50-3:30. If you are able to help out, please email Chris ... [More]

Hudson Gazsi - GoFund Me

Sun, Sep 11 11:04am

Farrand Foxes & Families - As we remember today lives impacted on 9/11/2001, we also want to share with you a story of a fellow Farrand Fox in the midst of his own journey… Please see below a GoFund M ... [More]

Farrand PTO Konstella Calendar Updates

Wed, Aug 31 12:01pm

Hello Parents, Farrand Foxes & Staff -  We have placed many events on the Konstella calendar through the month of October. Please check the calendar - add events yourself  or sync to your personal cal ... [More]

Konstella - Join Classroom Updated

Tue, Aug 30 9:39am

Hello Parents! The classroom teachers have been uploaded to Konstella for the 2022/23 school year. You can now go in to “join a classroom”. If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at Fa ... [More]

Color Run Fall 2022 - Sponsorship Opportunity

Wed, Aug 17 8:18pm

Farrand Families -- Do you own a business or know of a local business that would like to be a sponsor at the 2022 Farrand Color Run? For a $250 donation the Farrand Color Run Committee will provide th ... [More]

Color Run Support - Fall 2022

Wed, Aug 17 4:38pm

The Color Run is coming back to Farrand this fall! It is our biggest fundraiser for Farrand. During the month of September, students will be asked to raise money and collect donations from friends and ... [More]

Color Run 2022-23

Sun, Jul 17 9:35am

We are so excited for the Color Run this Fall for the 2022-23 school year. More details coming soon!

Color Run 2022-23

Thu, Jul 7 7:50pm

We are so excited to announce the Farrand Color Run is returning Fall 2022. More details coming soon!