UPDATED: Weekly Breakfast & Lunch Program Continues on Wednesday, April 1

Tue, Mar 31 3:26pm

UPDATED: Weekly Breakfast & Lunch Program Continues on Wednesday, April 1 During the State-mandated closure of schools, we recognize that students are in need of meals every day. To best serve the com ... [More]

April Fool's Day Color Sheets

Sun, Mar 29 3:02pm

Pick one and color it - hang it in the window for all the walkers to see!

P-CCS Students and Families: There are two important resources to stay posted with during the school closure period.

Sun, Mar 29 2:59pm

P-CCS Students and Families: There are two important resources to stay posted with during the school closure period. Please see the important links below.   P-CCS Information on COVID-19 Page, which c ... [More]

Superintendent Merritt's Message to the P-CCS Community (Transcript) -- March 27, 2020

Sat, Mar 28 10:52am

Superintendent Merritt's Message to the P-CCS Community (Transcript) -- March 27, 2020 Post Date:03/27/2020 8:13 PM School NameCommunications Department Good evening P-CCS families and students, this ... [More]

Farrand Friday Night Kahoot! Trivia

Fri, Mar 27 8:41pm

Thank you for another fun trivia night!!  The Kahoot! game pins will be active until Sunday night - feel free to play them again or share them with family and friends.   Grahor Family Trivia - 0414105 ... [More]

Farrand families that signed up for Kahoot! Trivia -- check the Konstella group message that I added you in for details!

Fri, Mar 27 3:53pm

Farrand families that signed up for Kahoot! Trivia -- check the Konstella group message that I added you in for details!   A big thank you to the Grahor and Ray families -- they put some awesome trivi ... [More]

Farrand Kahoot! Trivia is planned for Friday evening at 7pm!

Wed, Mar 25 11:42am

Farrand Kahoot! Trivia is planned for Friday evening at 7pm!   If you would like to be included in the ONLINE fun (social distancing at it's best) respond to this email.   You'll be added to the Konst ... [More]

UPDATED: P-CCS Weekly Breakfast & Lunch Program Continues on Wednesday, March 25

Tue, Mar 24 2:18pm

UPDATED: P-CCS Weekly Breakfast & Lunch Program Continues on Wednesday, March 25 Post Date:03/24/2020 10:54 AM School NameCommunications Office During the State-mandated closure of schools, we recogni ... [More]

Let's have a fox hunt!

Sun, Mar 22 3:02pm

Farrand Families---   Let's have a fox hunt!  Print out the attached image - color it and put it in your front window.  Then when the families are out walking (and social distancing) they can see all ... [More]

Who wants to play Kahoot! Trivia on Friday night??

Thu, Mar 19 8:36pm

Hello! Everyone still holding it together?!?!   Who wants to play Kahoot! Trivia on Friday night??   I found some all play games and kid games that I can run - next week I'll need some help with new o ... [More]

Kaz's Quaran-Tunes Fun & Games

Wed, Mar 18 9:04am

Here's a little fun for your little ones if anyone is interested.   I hope to keep the music fun coming.   Here is the link to the song we use if you want to let your student lead the fun! https://www ... [More]

Happy St. Patrick's Day!!

Tue, Mar 17 9:08am

Happy St. Patrick's Day!!   I know some families are participating in the "shamrock hunt" over in the Lake Pointe sub -- and there are a few houses around Allen that are ready as well.   There is stil ... [More]

Breakfast & Lunch Free to All Kids :: Provided by Plymouth Canton Community Schools

Sun, Mar 15 2:05pm

**Farrand Families -- We are all in this together and must support one another.  If you run into a situation and need help with supplies for dinner - you have an entire Parent Village ready to support ... [More]

Farrand Spring Game Night :: Kahoot! Trivia Game Pins (active until 8pm on Sunday night)

Fri, Mar 13 9:14pm

The best way to play is using the Kahoot! app on your phone or tablet! Play as many times as you want - and share with family & friends!   Enjoy and stay healthy!   Game #1 (10 Question Game for the K ... [More]

No School on Monday, March 16th and Tuesday, March 17th

Thu, Mar 12 9:55pm

P-CCS Students and Families: As circumstances surrounding COVID-19 continue to quickly develop, Plymouth-Canton Community Schools is preparing for the possibility of a long-term school closure by deve ... [More]

DUE TOMORROW!!! :: Farrand Spring Spirit Wear Orders!!

Thu, Mar 12 3:43pm

Farrand Families --   The Farrand Spring Spirit Wear order forms have been sent home!  You also have the option of ordering online as well....   https://pj-montys-t-shirt-company.square.site/shop/farr ... [More]

Spring Game Night (Friday, March 13th) has been CANCELED

Thu, Mar 12 8:27am

Farrand Families --   As most of you have probably seen - the district sent out a letter regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) asking that all extracurricular gatherings over 100 people be postponed or ... [More]

There is NO PTO Meeting this Tuesday!! (rescheduled to Tuesday, March 17th)

Sun, Mar 8 5:16pm

Farrand Families!! I hope you are enjoying the sun today!   On the robocall Mrs. Washington mentioned that the PTO meeting was scheduled for this Tuesday, March 10th. It is NOT this week - it is sched ... [More]

Lifetouch yearbook orders are due by March 20th!

Sun, Mar 8 4:32pm

Order your Farrand Elementary yearbook..   Yearbook ID Code: 13333520   https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/Order/SelectStudent?isAdvertisementOnly=False

March PTO meeting is Tuesday, March 17th at 7pm

Fri, Mar 6 2:28pm

FYI --   The March PTO meeting is Tuesday, March 17th at 7pm (not March 10th like the News from the Den says)....

Spring Carnival :: Inflatable Business Sponsors Needed

Fri, Mar 6 11:14am

Thank you Impressive Basements for being a sponsor for our inflatable play area at the Spring Carnival!   If you own a business or know of a business that might be interested in sponsoring the Spring ... [More]

Spring Game Night :: Parents Can Play Too!

Fri, Mar 6 10:28am

Are you not a fan of the goldfish prize at the Spring Carnival? This is your opportunity to change things up!

Fri, Mar 6 8:40am

Farrand Families--   Are you not a fan of the goldfish prize at the Spring Carnival? This is your opportunity to change things up!   We need 1-2 parent volunteers (this is a great job for Dads!) to he ... [More]

Save the Date! On Tuesday, March 17th - Ms. Barbee and Ms. Lett (assistant principals from PCEP) will be joining us!!

Thu, Mar 5 9:40am

Please join us on Tuesday, March 17th at 7pm in the Media Center!   Ms. Montyne Barbee (Assistant Principal at Canton High School) and Ms. Angel Lett (Assistant Principal at Salem) will be joining our ... [More]

We need classroom raffle basket coordinators for a few classrooms!

Thu, Mar 5 7:58am

Farrand Families --   We need classroom raffle basket coordinators for the following classrooms...   Kokalis/LeBlanc/Wolf (combo basket) Korstjens Cousino Mills Overfield/Tomasaitis Barbour Nicklay Ha ... [More]

Farrand Scholarship :: Deadline is March 12!

Wed, Mar 4 8:22pm

Farrand Families that have graduating seniors at P-CEP -- Don't forget the Farrand Scholarship has been posted! $500 / Non-renewable Scholarship   Graduating seniors are eligible if... • Graduating se ... [More]

Don't forget - tomorrow is Farrand Restaurant Night at Broasted Brothers!

Wed, Mar 4 7:56pm

Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Time: 11 am - 9 pm Location: Broasted Bros Address: 15171 Sheldon, Plymouth   Families get 10% off orders with coupon; Broasted Bros donates 10% of sales with flyer bac ... [More]

Spring Game Night :: RSVP's due this Friday!

Wed, Mar 4 7:37pm

Farrand Families!!   Don't forget that the RSVP's for Game Night are due this Friday. You can either send in the purple slip to the office - or you can RSVP online using Konstella.   We have some awes ... [More]

P-CCS Parent Council Meeting :: February 28, 2020 :: 9:30-11:30 am :: EJ McClendon Educational Building

Wed, Feb 26 12:03pm

P-CCS Parent Council Meeting February 28, 2020 9:30-11:30 am   EJ McClendon Educational Building 454 S. Harvey St. Plymouth, MI   All families and caregivers of P-CCS students are welcome!

Student Council Spirit Day :: Friday, February 28th

Mon, Feb 24 8:25am

Grades K and 1 dress as grandparents Grades 2 and 3 dress as parents Grades 4 and 5 dress as babies

Lost & Found!

Fri, Feb 21 7:51am

Parents - please visit the lost and found tables tonight during the Science Fair. Anything left over will be donated next week.

Thank you Farrand families!

Thu, Feb 20 9:31am

Check these new lunch card racks out!! If you have a student helping out during lunch with these cards - ask them about it! These are a big deal to the lunchroom - these racks help the safety’s and th ... [More]

Don't forget this Friday is Science Night from 6pm to 8pm!

Mon, Feb 17 9:42am

Thank you Farrand Families & Friends!

Thu, Feb 13 4:14pm

Thank you Farrand Families & Friends!   Farrand Elementary has earned $522.32 in Kroger rewards from November 1, 2019 to January 31, 2020! Great job!   Please share the sign up information with family ... [More]

Tuesday, February 11th PTO Meeting Notes & 2020 Bond Flyer for Farrand Elementary

Wed, Feb 12 2:42pm

Thank you to everyone that joined us last night at the PTO meeting! Attached are the meeting notes as well as the 2020 Bond flyer that was available.   The 2020 Bond flyer attached shows how the passi ... [More]

Mrs. Montyne Barbee (the Assistant Principal at Canton High School) will be joining us at our next PTO meeting on Tuesday, March 17th at 7pm

Wed, Feb 12 11:03am

Farrand Families --   Mrs. Montyne Barbee (the Assistant Principal at Canton High School) will be joining us at our next PTO meeting on Tuesday, March 17th at 7pm.   Mrs. Barbee will be discussing PCE ... [More]

Farrand Families with Graduating Seniors at P-CEP :: Don't forget the Farrand Scholarship has been posted!

Tue, Feb 11 11:54am

Farrand Families that have graduating seniors at P-CEP --  Don't forget the Farrand Scholarship has been posted!   $500 / Non-renewable Scholarship   Graduating seniors are eligible if... • Graduating ... [More]

Don't forget - PTO meeting next Tuesday, February 11th at 7pm in the Media Center!

Thu, Feb 6 4:10pm

PTO Meeting Tuesday, February 11th at 7pm   Frank Ruggirello (Director Of Partnerships & External Affairs at Plymouth Canton Community Schools) will be at our meeting to talk about the 2020 Bond and a ... [More]

HELP!!! We have a PBIS POPCORN EMERGENCY!!

Thu, Feb 6 8:36am

HELP!!! We have a PBIS POPCORN EMERGENCY!!   We have some "Popcorn Poppers" down and need some help tomorrow morning at 8:15am!! Typically we are only there for about 2 hours - it goes pretty quick.   ... [More]

Thank you Farrand Families!

Wed, Feb 5 4:45pm

Thank you Farrand Families! With your support Mrs. Korstjens class was able to get a new play kitchen cabinet for our students to enjoy!    

Spring Carnival :: Volunteer Needed for Game Area

Thu, Jan 30 10:36am

Farrand Families -- The Spring Carnival committee needs a parent volunteer to help out in the game area. We will have enough NJHS volunteers to run this area the day of the event - we just need some s ... [More]

Don't forget - Friday, February 7th is Farrand Skatin Station Night!

Mon, Jan 27 11:38am

Friday, February 7th 6pm - 8pm

Join us tomorrow night for Farrand Restaurant Night at Chipotle!

Mon, Jan 27 11:35am

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Farrand PTO!! Come in to the Chipotle at 18885 Traditions Drive in Northville on Monday, February 3rd between 4:00pm and 8:00pm. Br ... [More]

Join us tomorrow night at the Rusty Bucket for Farrand Restaurant Night!

Mon, Jan 27 11:34am

All friends, family and supporters of the Farrand Elementary School are invited to participate in their fundraising event on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Rusty Bucket (5 Mile and Sheldon location) 1540 ... [More]

More fun STEM items added to our Media Center!!

Mon, Jan 27 10:59am

The Sphero Mini's have arrived to our Media Center!!  Our students program these little gadgets to navigate through the maze they just built!!  This is part of the hands on learning that Mrs. McCoy an ... [More]

Business Sponsors Needed for Spring Carnival

Fri, Jan 24 11:54am

The PTO is gearing up for the Spring Carnival and we are looking for local business sponsors for the inflatable play area. If you own a business or know of a business that might be interested in spons ... [More]

Don't forget -- next Wednesday night is Farrand Elementary Night at the Rusty Bucket on 5 Mile & Sheldon!! (Wednesday, January 29th 11am to 10pm)

Wed, Jan 22 4:45pm

All friends, family and supporters of the Farrand Elementary School are invited to participate in their fundraising event on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Rusty Bucket (5 Mile and Sheldon location) 1540 ... [More]

Farrand Student Council :: Spirit Day - Friday, January 24th :: Career Day

Wed, Jan 22 4:40pm

Friday, January 24th :: Career Day

Farrand Media Center :: Making learning fun with the ability to be hands-on is the base for developing a lifetime love of continued learning!!

Wed, Jan 22 9:46am

Check this out!  The Media Center just received this light board for the Farrand students to enjoy!   The goal of the light board is for students to use the design process to develop creations and tes ... [More]

SAVE THE DATE! Tuesday, February 11th at 7pm -- PTO Meeting :: Guest Speaker Frank Ruggirello (Director Of Partnerships & External Affairs at Plymouth Canton Community Schools)

Tue, Jan 21 11:30am

Information regarding the 2020 Bond   **SAVE THE DATE** PTO Meeting Tuesday, February 11th at 7pm   Frank Ruggirello (Director Of Partnerships & External Affairs at Plymouth Canton Community Schools) ... [More]

Please be respectful of the auction parking spot!!

Tue, Jan 21 7:53am

The bright yellow cone has been buried in the snow - and I can’t pull it out to put in the parking spot! Please be respectful of the sign and the Dawley family! As soon as the cone can be removed from ... [More]

Thank you Farrand Families (and Mrs. McCoy)!

Fri, Jan 17 9:10am

Throughout the school year - Mrs. McCoy has been able to add books, STEM materials and other fun activities to the Media Center for our Farrand students to enjoy.   She's able to do all of this becaus ... [More]

Plymouth Canton Community Schools :: Information Regarding the 2020 Bond (from District website)

Wed, Jan 15 9:00am

Farrand Families --   On March 10, 2020, voters in the Plymouth-Canton Community Schools’ communities will be asked to consider a bond proposal for facility and site improvements.   To see how this bo ... [More]

A message from our Farrand Brownie Troop #40400...

Tue, Jan 14 8:24am

Hello Farrand Families! I am the troop leader for the third grade Girl Scout troop and the girls will be working on their Take Action badge this month. We’re asking families to search their home for l ... [More]

Attention Graduating Senior or Graduate of P-CEP :: Farrand Elementary School Scholarship

Tue, Jan 14 8:16am

Farrand Families --   Please share this information with any graduating senior that attended Farrand Elementary School and covers all the requirements listed below!   Farrand Elementary School Scholar ... [More]

District Calendar Update :: March Half Days (now Tuesday, March 10th and Wednesday, March 11th)

Tue, Jan 14 7:59am

P-CCS Families:   In order to minimize disruption to the school day during the March 10 presidential primary election, it has been decided to adjust the school calendar and move the two previously sch ... [More]

Farrand Science Night -- Information :: Proposals are due this FRIDAY!

Sun, Jan 12 5:11pm

CALLING ALL YOUNG INVENTORS K-5! We are excited to present the 13th annual Farrand Science Night!!!   Friday, February 21, 2020 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Mark your calendars!   Please review the attached infor ... [More]

Please enjoy the latest edition of the News from the Den :: January Edition

Fri, Jan 10 2:40pm

Farrand Families -- Check this out!

Fri, Jan 10 1:19pm

http://www.pccsk12.com/Home/Components/News/News/19786/  

Parent volunteer needed for Farrand restaurant nights

Mon, Jan 6 3:42pm

We are looking for a parent volunteer that could help us with our Farrand restaurant nights. This can all be done at home via the phone or email -- this is a perfect project for new faces that want to ... [More]

Student Council :: Spirit Day :: Tomorrow is PAJAMA DAY

Thu, Dec 19 12:26pm

Thank you to everyone that joined us at the PTO Meeting on Tuesday, December 10tH!!

Thu, Dec 19 12:19pm

Thank you to everyone that joined us at the PTO Meeting on Tuesday, December 10th.   To stay up to date on the 2020 Bond Proposal -- please visit the district website... http://www.pccsk12.com/about-p ... [More]

Join us on Thursday, December 12th from 6pm to 8pm at the Skatin Station!!

Mon, Dec 9 8:25am

News from the Den :: December 2019

Fri, Dec 6 2:09pm

Please enjoy the December copy of the News from the Den!

Congratulations Farrand Families!!

Fri, Dec 6 9:04am

Congratulations Farrand Families! We just received a $530.77 check from Kroger!! This all goes back to our Farrand students! Keep it up and feel free to share with family and friends - they can sign up too!  

PTO Meeting :: Tuesday, December 10th at 7pm in the Media Center

Fri, Dec 6 8:58am

Please join us on Tuesday, December 10th at 7pm!   **We will have NJHS volunteers available to watch the kids in the gym**

Check out the new curtains in the 2nd & 3rd grade hallway! Thank you Mrs. Korstjens!!

Thu, Dec 5 9:13am

Look at those fancy new curtains in the 2nd & 3rd grade hallway!! Thank your Mrs. Korstjens -- they look amazing!  

It's MOD Pizza Night!!

Wed, Dec 4 8:19am

It's MOD Pizza Night!! Share this flyer with friends and family - the more the merrier! We hope to see you there!   **Bring in this voucher and MOD will donate 20% of your bill to support Farrand Elem ... [More]

Maggie's STEM Lab

Tue, Dec 3 8:20pm

New Plymouth-Canton STEM lab named after late Farrand elementary student Late Plymouth student Maggie Furlong's passion for math will carry on at elementary school's "Maggie's Stem Lab".   Check out t ... [More]

Thank you to all the parents that came out last week for the November PTO Meeting!!

Mon, Dec 2 1:31pm

Attached are copies of the agenda and meeting notes.  If you have any questions please email us at farrandpto@gmail.com.   **The next PTO meeting will be Tuesday, December 10th at 7pm**

You shop. Amazon gives.

Wed, Nov 27 10:47am

Please share with family and friends for the holiday shopping season!!

PCCS Parent Council Meeting :: Friday, November 22 (9:30am to 11:30am)

Tue, Nov 19 11:32am

PCCS Parent Council Meeting November 22, 2019 9:30-11:30 am EJ McClendon Educational Building 454 S. Harvey St. Plymouth, MI All families and caregivers of PCCS students are welcome.   A PDF copy of t ... [More]

Kroger Community Rewards -- Great Job Farrand Foxes!

Tue, Nov 19 11:04am

  From August 1 to October 31 - Farrand has collected $530.77 in donations!! We currently have 128 households registered to collect community rewards! Great job Farrand Foxes!

Farrand Restaurant Nights - Coming Soon!!

Mon, Nov 18 2:47pm

Farrand Families - with the help of an AMAZING PARENT VOLUNTEER --- the PTO is working hard to schedule a few Farrand restaurant nights in the upcoming months...stay tuned for more details!!

Date Change! The rescheduled PTO Meeting will be Monday, November 25th at 7pm in the Media Center!!

Mon, Nov 18 9:34am

We are sorry for the confusion - with the holiday next week we are limited on the evenings that we can have the rescheduled PTO Meeting.   Farrand Families — we are going to reschedule the PTO meeting ... [More]

Parents - please stop by the lost and found tables during conferences!! Any items not claimed by Friday will be donated!

Wed, Nov 13 8:00am

Farrand Families -- When you stop by for conferences, please take a look at the "lost and found" tables in the main office hallway. Any items not claimed by the end of the week will be donated!

You shop. Amazon gives.

Tue, Nov 12 11:43am

The PTO meeting is cancelled tonight due to the school closings.

Tue, Nov 12 8:52am

Farrand Families -- thank you for all the emails asking if the PTO meeting tonight will be rescheduled. We are in the process of figuring that out - so please hang tight. I will post details once I ge ... [More]

Farrand Families -- Don't forget Teacher Luncheon desserts are due to the office by the end of the day tomorrow!! Our Farrand volunteers are amazing!

Mon, Nov 11 7:13pm

Online Farrand Spirit Wear orders will be accepted until Sunday evening!!

Fri, Nov 8 10:48pm

Online Farrand Spirit Wear orders will be accepted until Sunday evening!!   https://pj-montys-t-shirt-company.square.site/s/shop   If you have any questions regarding Farrand Elementary spirit wear - ... [More]

Farrand Families :: PTO Meeting Tuesday, November 12th at 7pm in the GYM!! :: Meeting will cover report card changes and the proposed bond and facility study of Farrand Elementary!!

Fri, Nov 8 8:55am

Farrand Families -- please mark your calendar for the next PTO meeting on Tuesday, November 12 at 7pm.   This is an important meeting - the curriculum director Deirdre Brady will be at the meeting to ... [More]

Congratulations to Mrs. Kokalis, Ms. Finney & Mrs. Overfield!! They are the 2018-2019 EEF Classroom Enhancement Grant Recipients!!

Thu, Nov 7 2:05pm

  17 amazing grants will be highlighted at the Showcase of Grants tonight. Do you recognize any of the P-CCS teachers who will be there?   https://www.facebook.com/events/527071511401241/

Farrand Families -- Did you know that Busch's Market also has a community rewards program?

Thu, Nov 7 9:00am

Hello Farrand Families --   If you shop at Busch's Market -- please consider enrolling in their MyWay community program.  It works just like Kroger's rewards -- each time you shop in their store your ... [More]

Farrand Families -- Meeting minutes from the October 25, 2019 Parent Council Meeting are available!!

Wed, Nov 6 4:37pm

Parent Council is a liaison between P-CCS families and administration to provide a forum for open communication and act as an advocate for all parents, students and schools. Parent Council is a repres ... [More]

Thank You Ms. Collins!!

Wed, Nov 6 8:29am

A big thank you to Ms. Collins for helping out our Garden Committee!  She moved the mums from the planters to the ground so that we can continue enjoying the flowers next year!   Thank you for all you ... [More]

Farrand Families :: Reserved for Auction Winner Parking Spot :: Dawley Family

Wed, Nov 6 8:24am

Farrand Families — A friendly reminder that this “Reserved for Auction Winner” parking spot is for the Dawley family for the 2019-2020 school year. They won it at the Spring Carnival auction last year ... [More]

Farrand Elementary :: Spirit Wear Now Available :: Orders are due by Friday, November 8th

Wed, Nov 6 8:19am

Farrand Families --   All orders are due in by November 8th.  You have the option of sending cash or check (checks payable to Helen Farrand PTO) in with the order sheet or you can also place your orde ... [More]

Thank you for all your Fall Festival wristband orders!! Wristbands will be sent home on Wednesday with your students!

Mon, Nov 4 10:51am

If you did not purchase an advance Fall Festival ticket - they will be available for purchase at the door the day of the event for $8 each.   Any child age 3 and up requires a wristband (parents excluded).    

November Edition :: News from the Den

Mon, Nov 4 9:41am

There are lots of time slots still open for classes!! We still need parent volunteers to help out at the book fair!! November 11-15

Thu, Oct 31 9:11am

Farrand Families -   The  Farrand Book Fair is coming - November 11-15 and we will need parent volunteers to help out!   Please see the link below to sign up!   https://volunteer.scholastic.com/#/sign ... [More]

There are (2) spots still open!!! Volunteers for Teacher Appreciation Cart Needed!!

Thu, Oct 31 9:08am

  We're looking for 2 volunteers to take the cart around each morning at 10 am during the week of November 11-15.  The cart will be set up in the office ready to go.  It takes less than an hour.  Feel ... [More]

Farrand PTO Teacher Appreciation Cart

Tue, Oct 29 7:31pm

  Teacher appreciation week is November 11-15th.  One of the things we do is set up an appreciation cart and we walk down the halls each morning of this week to have our staff pick from all sorts of g ... [More]

HELP!! Need 1 or 2 Parent Volunteers for a RUSH Project!!!

Mon, Oct 28 8:32am

Farrand Families--   The PTO has purchased (7) storage deck boxes so that playground toys can be stored and taken care of properly.  We need 1 or 2 parents to assemble them so that we can get them out ... [More]

Farrand Families -- please mark your calendar for the next PTO meeting on Tuesday, November 12 at 7pm.

Sun, Oct 27 5:11pm

Farrand Families -- please mark your calendar for the next PTO meeting on Tuesday, November 12 at 7pm.   This is an important meeting - the curriculum director Deirdre Brady will be at the meeting to ... [More]

Fall Festival :: Allergy Friendly Bags of Candy Needed!

Fri, Oct 25 11:22am

Farrand Families -- as you purchase your Halloween candy for next week -- please consider purchasing a bag or two of allergy friendly candy for the Fall Festival that is coming up!!   All bags of cand ... [More]

2019-2020 -- A Few of My Favorite Things (from Farrand Staff)

Fri, Oct 18 8:30am

Farrand Families --   One of our PTO parents was kind enough to print, collect and organize the "A Few of My Favorite Things" project for our Farrand teachers and staff.   Each teacher and staff membe ... [More]

Fall Festival Wristbands - Make checks out to Helen Farrand PTO

Fri, Oct 18 7:03am

Farrand Families sending in checks for the Fall Festival wristbands — please make your check out to Helen Farrand PTO!! Email farrandpto@gmail.com if you have any questions!

Parent Council Meeting - Friday, October 25th :: Need Farrand Representative

Mon, Oct 14 8:56pm

Farrand Families -- the Parent Council meeting is scheduled for Friday, October 25th from 9:30am to 11:30am. Is there a Farrand parent that would like to attend / represent Farrand at this meeting? Th ... [More]

P-CCS Parent Council Meeting Notes & Handouts (September 27th Meeting) -- Konstella 2 of 2

Fri, Oct 11 3:00pm

The second batch of handouts....

P-CCS Parent Council Meeting Notes & Handouts (September 27th Meeting) -- Konstella 1 of 2

Fri, Oct 11 2:57pm

Farrand Families --   The P-CCS Parent Council is a group of parents and families of the students of the Plymouth-Canton Community Schools in Michigan.  Their mission is to help children achieve by cr ... [More]

PTO Meeting - Tuesday, October 8th at 7pm in the Media Center

Fri, Oct 4 12:56pm

  Come join us on Tuesday, October 8th at 7pm in the Media Center!   There will be NJHS volunteers available to watch any students / children during the meeting.   **The Curriculum Director will be at ... [More]

Skatin Station Night -- Friday, October 4th 6pm - 8pm

Sun, Sep 29 12:38pm

  Come join us at the Skatin Station on Friday, October 4th from 6pm - 8pm!

Congratulations Farrand Foxes!

Fri, Sep 27 12:07pm

Congratulations Farrand Foxes! $15,000 was your goal - and you STOMPED it!   We started today off at $22,700 - knowing that we would be ending the day over $23,000!! This is tremendous!   A huge thank ... [More]

Color Run Information & Map

Thu, Sep 26 2:28pm

Farrand Families asking about the location of the Color Run and what the plan is...   The Color Run is on the field to the right of the building and the circle drive.   The visitor sign-in table will ... [More]

The Color Run is Tomorrow!! Are you ready?!?

Thu, Sep 26 11:19am

COLOR RUN --- Class Run Times   12:50-1:20 ASD Classrooms   1:10-1:40 First Grade   1:30-2:00 Second Grade   1:50-2:20 Third Grade   2:10-2:40 Fourth Grade   2:30-2:50 Fifth Grade   2:50-3:20 Kinderga ... [More]

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! WESTSIDE FLAME HARDENING, INC

Thu, Sep 26 11:14am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY!   Westside Flame Hardening, Inc.   https://www.westsideflame.com/  

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! TIM HORTON'S

Wed, Sep 25 10:34am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Tim Hortons Locations: 17899 Haggerty Rd Northville 150 Plymouth Rd. Plymouth 41276 Ford Rd. Canton 45135 Ford Rd Canton 45515 Michigan Ave. Canton 37755 Five Mile ... [More]

Way to go Farrand Foxes!

Wed, Sep 25 8:28am

Way to go Farrand Foxes!! Our goal was $15,000 - and we are going to start the meter today at $18,000!!! This is truly amazing!!   We are still finalizing classroom numbers (man - you guys are making ... [More]

Farrand Families — The Online Donation Link will be active for a few more hours!!

Tue, Sep 24 5:37pm

Farrand Families — we have a few hours left to collect online donations for the Color Run!!  Please share with family & friends — make sure they include the student name and grade so our Farrand Foxes ... [More]

Color Run Spirit Day -- Blue & Purple

Tue, Sep 24 5:06pm

Way to go Farrand Foxes! We are almost there!

Tue, Sep 24 8:11am

Way to go Farrand Foxes! We just met the $12,000 mark - and we are still collecting envelopes and online donations today!   All envelopes MUST be turned in today - so please send them with your studen ... [More]

Color Run Spirit Day :: Tomorrow is Green and Yellow Day!!

Mon, Sep 23 7:10pm

Thank you to our parent volunteers!

Mon, Sep 23 2:38pm

A big THANK YOU to our parent volunteers who helped fill bottles and sort t-shirts today! Our Farrand Foxes are lucky to have such a great community!   The Color Run is coming!

Mr. Hammond's Class Takes the Lead for Color Run Donations.....

Mon, Sep 23 12:17pm

Breaking news -- Mr. Hammond's class is currently in first place for Color Run donations!! However Mrs. Barlow and Mrs. Overfield & Mrs. Tomasaitis are not far behind!   All Color Run envelopes (and p ... [More]

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! STRUCTURAL IMAGES

Mon, Sep 23 9:35am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Structural Images www.structuralimages.com  

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! SCREENWORKS

Sun, Sep 22 2:02pm

THANK YOU TO THE SPONSOR OF THE DAY! ScreenWorks https://www.screenworks.graphics/  

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! PROTECH PROPERTY SERVICES

Sat, Sep 21 9:18am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Protech Property Services http://protechpropertyservices.com/

Color Run Spirit Week Starts On Monday - September 23rd!!

Fri, Sep 20 4:51pm

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! PRO REALTY

Fri, Sep 20 9:32am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY!   PRO Realty   https://prorealty123.com/

Color Run :: We just hit the $7,000 mark! Keep it coming!

Thu, Sep 19 9:57am

Farrand Families -- We just hit the $7,000 mark! Keep it coming!   Right now Mrs. Barlow's class is in the lead followed by Mrs.Overfield / Mrs. Tomasaitis and Ms. Scott!   We will accept online donat ... [More]

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! NEXT TOOL GROUP

Thu, Sep 19 9:47am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Next Tool Group http://www.nexttoolgroup.com/

Thank You To Our Sponsor of the Day! GOOD RUN RESEARCH & RECREATION

Wed, Sep 18 10:41am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Good Run Research and Recreation https://www.goodrunresearch.com/ https://www.facebook.com/goodrunresearch/        

Thank you for the Color Run donations that have been sent in so far!

Tue, Sep 17 8:36am

Farrand Families -- A big thank you to all the families that have encouraged online donations and sent in their Color Run envelopes! We just met our $5,000 mark - and we have a week to go!   If every ... [More]

Thank You to Our Sponsor of the Day! DJ SHREDDING

Tue, Sep 17 8:25am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY!   https://djshredding.webnode.com/   https://www.facebook.com/DJ-Shredding-78785381990/   If you have a minute to read the "about page" on this website. It's a pre ... [More]

Thank you to our sponsor of the day! COMMUNITY FINANCIAL CREDIT UNION

Mon, Sep 16 11:27am

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Community Financial Credit Union https://www.cfcu.org/  

Thank you to our sponsor for Saturday! BOOKWALTER, FEE & WRIGHT ORTHODONTICS

Sun, Sep 15 5:49pm

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Bookwalter, Fee & Wright Orthodontics [http://www.plymouthortho.com/](http://www.plymouthortho.com/) (734) 455-2323          

Thank you to our sponsor of the day! BROASTED BROTHERS

Sun, Sep 15 5:47pm

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR OF THE DAY! Broasted Brother's Chicken https://www.broastedbrothers.com/ https://www.facebook.com/bbchicken2018/

PTO Meeting Agenda & Notes :: Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Thu, Sep 12 9:23am

Farrand Families The agenda and meeting notes from the 1st PTO meeting on Tuesday night are posted here!

A Big Thank You!

Wed, Sep 11 9:44am

A big thank you to all the parents that spent their evening with us at the PTO meeting last night!! We had a great turn out - with lots of new faces!   We have a lot of fun things planned this year fo ... [More]

Box Tops -- the New App!!

Mon, Sep 9 3:38pm

Here is a video explaining how the new Box Tops app works...it's pretty simple!   https://youtu.be/Hh94b2BvFK4   Please pass along this information to family and friends - help us support our Farrand ... [More]

Farrand Picture Day -- Tomorrow (Tuesday, September 10th)

Mon, Sep 9 12:11pm

Farrand Elementary School's Picture Day is just around the corner. Order this season's school picture today! Farrand Elementary School Picture Day Date: Tuesday, September 10 Picture Day ID: LM749279Y ... [More]

You're Invited to the PTO meeting on Tuesday, September 10th at 7pm in the Media Center!

Sun, Sep 8 5:44pm

**if you have any questions please email the PTO at farrandpto@gmail.com!

Color Run -- Flyer

Sun, Sep 8 4:37pm

Farrand Families --   Attached is the flyer that went home with your student on Friday - there are also extra envelopes in the office if you need them.   If you need additional information - please le ... [More]

Now Accepting On Line Donations for the Color Run!

Fri, Sep 6 6:26pm

Farrand Families -- the 2019 Color Run Online Donation is up and running!   Please share this post with family and friends -- tell them to include the students name and grade / teacher name in the not ... [More]

Let's Get Ready for the Color Run!

Fri, Sep 6 3:42pm

Please ask your child about the Color Run assembly that they participated in today! What an excited group of kids!!!  

This is our Farrand Color Run!

Fri, Sep 6 8:09am

New Farrand Families wondering what the Color Run is??   Existing Farrand Families want to see our students having a great time again?   This is our Farrand Color Run! If every student raises $40 -- t ... [More]

Farrand Families - Please join us for our first PTO meeting on Tuesday, September 10th at 7pm in the Media Center

Thu, Sep 5 8:08pm

Farrand Families - Please join us for our first PTO meeting on Tuesday, September 10th at 7pm in the Media Center. Everyone is welcome! This is a great way to connect with other parents and staff memb ... [More]

Color Run :: Information Coming Home Tomorrow!

Thu, Sep 5 7:27pm

Farrand Families -- information regarding the Color Run will be coming home with your student tomorrow! Let's go Farrand Foxes!

Farrand Families -- Konstella Information

Mon, Sep 2 1:50pm

Farrand Families --   Now that classrooms have been assigned - please add your Farrand students to their classrooms. This is a great way to communicate within each classroom for parties or even play d ... [More]

Farrand Families -- Congratulations to the Dawley Family! Your parking spot is ready for you!

Mon, Sep 2 1:36pm

Congratulations to the Dawley Family!! They were the silent auction winners at the Spring Carnival for the prime Farrand parking spot!! Your parking spot is all ready for the 2019-2020 school year - t ... [More]

Farrand Elementary :: Open House :: Wednesday, August 28th (5:30pm - 7:00pm)

Thu, Aug 22 3:59pm

Farrand Families -- Open House is next Wednesday, August 28th from 5:30pm to 7pm.  You and your child will be able to meet the teacher, explore the classroom, and begin to figure out which friendships ... [More]

Lunch Supervisory Personnel Needed!

Thu, Aug 22 2:31pm

Farrand Families --   We are looking to hire additional lunch supervisory personnel since our student numbers have increased for the 2019-2020 school year.   If you are interested - please contact Mrs ... [More]

Color Run -- Did you know?

Wed, Aug 21 12:13pm

Welcome Back Letter - from Mrs. Washington

Tue, Aug 20 11:20am

Farrand Families --   If you did not receive the "Welcome Back" letter from Mrs. Washington via email last week - please contact Mrs. Matusek in the office so that your information can be added to the ... [More]

Farrand Families -- Kroger Community Reward Program

Fri, Aug 16 9:03am

Farrand Families - a big thank you to the 112 families registered with Kroger for community rewards! Farrand Elementary School has received $474.99 in community donations from May 1st to July 31st. TH ... [More]

Farrand Fall Clean Up - Tomorrow!! (9am - 1pm)

Fri, Aug 16 8:48am

We hope to see you tomorrow! We will be there from 9am to 1pm - working hard to get Farrand ready for the new school year!   If you are able to join us please bring garden gloves, pruners, rakes and l ... [More]

Fall Clean Up - Saturday, August 17th (9am to 1pm)

Mon, Aug 12 8:22am

Farrand Families -- We hope to see you there!   Saturday, August 17th from 9am to 1pm! Help us get Farrand Elementary ready for the 2019-2020 school year!  

Fall Clean Up - Head Start (Wednesday, August 7th at 5:30pm)

Mon, Aug 5 3:51pm

Farrand Families & Lake Pointe HOA - a few parents will be up at the school around 5:30pm this Wednesday (August 7th) to get a head start on the fall clean up. If you have the time - we could use some ... [More]

Farrand Elementary - Fall Clean Up!! Saturday, August 17th from 9am to 1pm!

Thu, Aug 1 8:27am

Farrand Families -- Please save the date! Saturday, August 17th from 9am to 1pm!  Help us get Farrand Elementary ready for the 2019-2020 school year!

Farrand Families -- Color Run Volunteers Needed!!!

Mon, Jul 29 2:36pm

A message from our Color Run Team!!   We are looking for parents to help with the t-shirts that we use for the Color Run. There are two volunteer opportunities available:   1. Shirt Sorting Prior to t ... [More]

2019 Farrand Color Run -- Business Sponsors Needed!

Thu, Jul 25 8:28am

Farrand Families --   Do you own a business or know of a local business that would like to be a sponsor at the 2019 Farrand Color Run?   For a $200 donation the Farrand Color Run Committee will provid ... [More]

Amazon Prime Day -- Shop smile.amazon!!

Mon, Jul 15 8:26am

Happy Amazon Prime Day!! Please share with family and friends!

Farrand Skatin Station Nights -- We need a parent volunteer to help out!!

Mon, Jul 8 4:55pm

Farrand Families --   We need a parent volunteer to help out with the Farrand Skatin Station nights next school year.   The dates have been established (check out the calendar) -- we just need someone ... [More]

School Supply KIts -- Deadline to order has been EXTENDED to July 14th. All online orders received by then will be available for pickup at Open House.

Mon, Jul 8 4:45pm

Farrand Families -- The deadline to order school kits online has been EXTENDED!!  The deadline to order is July 14th, 2019 -- all orders received by that date can be picked up at the school during Ope ... [More]

Farrand Families -- Save the Date! Color Run -- Friday, September 27th!

Fri, Jun 28 2:59pm

Additional PDF attached for more information!

2019-2020 School Year Calendars Posted (PCCS & Farrand)

Wed, Jun 19 2:12pm

Farrand Families - The PDF calendar for the PCCS school district is attached - along with the Farrand 2019-2020 calendar.    The Farrand calendar will be updated as things change.