Category Archive: Announcements and Letters

2017 FPEPTA AUCTION “THE GREAT GATSBY”

The FPE PTA Auction “The Great Gatsby” is coming soon so Save the Date for Saturday March 4th!  The doors will open at 5:00 PM for cocktail/raffle tickets.  Dinner and live auction starts at 7pm. Tickets on Sale now:  http://fpepta.schoolauction.net/fpepta1617auction …

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Fall 2016 Enrichment Program Details Available

We’re happy to announce the Fall 2016 Enrichment Program Catalog is available for download. Registration is just around the corner (starts Wednesday, 9/14/2016 at noon) so download your copy today by visiting the official Enrichment page (click on the “Enrichment” link …

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Note from PTA President Hillary Shaw

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of reading The Zax by Dr. Seuss to some kindergartners who are eager to start their first year of school at Fairmount Park Elementary. As you may recall from the short story, a North-Going Zax …

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Nuts and Bolts from Ms. Breidenbach

Tuesday’s  Open House will be held but shortened in time to 3:00-4:00.  I am doing this in case the teachers are called for a contract vote. Open House begins at 3:00 tomorrow.  I’ll have adults in bright vests who have …

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Welcome Back from Ms. Breidenbach

August 17, 2015 Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year! During my time off I’ve been able to log many miles along the Alki Beach path. I don’t think I will ever tire of watching the bald eagles fly along the …

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Let’s CeleBAArate!

Gather at school on Friday, February 6, at 4:30 pm to welcome the Year of the Sheep! Ms. Chow, Ms. Gano, Ms. McChesney, and the School Spirit Team have been hard at work planning a spectacular Lunar New Year Celebration, …

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Collage Materials Needed

For our collage work in the art room we could really use some recycled baby food jars with lids.  They will be used to hold our glue.  Also, all types interesting papers are welcome.  When you think “That’s too good …

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Book Fair in January!

Dear Fairmount Park Families, Usborne Books & More Book Fair is coming to our school! We’ll be here from Tuesday, January 13, thru Friday, January 16, 8:15 AM to 4:00 PM. The Book Fair will also be open during our …

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Are you up for the challenge?

Deadline Set for December Donor Challenge! The December Donor Challenge has arrived! If the PTA can raise $6,000 in donations for our school before the end of December, a small group of Fairmount Park families, including many PTA board members, …

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What would you give?

Dear Friends of Fairmount Park Elementary, What would you give for your child to have an educational support system designed to expose them to the arts, cross-cultural ideals, creative thinking, problem-solving and life skills — life skills that will help …

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