Anaheim Hills Campus (Preschool – 8th Grade)
It is my pleasure to introduce you to our Fairmont Anaheim Hills Campus. Built upon a strong sense of community, parents, students, teachers and staff all work together to provide our students a rewarding educational experience. We focus on building self-confidence and academic skills to help children achieve their highest levels.
As campus director, I am thrilled to serve families as the educational leader at the Anaheim Hills Campus. Over my 25 years in education, I have served as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, campus director, college instructor, and educational consultant. I am also the proud father of three children. I know just how important your child’s education is to you.
Collectively, our teachers and staff will take great care of your child, and we will always do what is best for students. Continuing Fairmont’s tradition of academic excellence, I look forward to partnering with you, your child, and our amazing team of faculty and staff to help prepare your child for success.
Anaheim Hills Campus
Fairmont Private Schools Anaheim Hills campus is a wonderful educational community where a culture of excellence, a diversified curriculum, and dedicated educators come together to give students a truly exceptional learning experience. We believe that students come first and always work towards meeting their individual needs. There is a high level of professionalism among the teachers and staff of the Anaheim Hills campus. They hold high expectations for themselves and their students. The success stemming from this accountability is remarkable.
Academically, our students achieve some of the highest standardized test scores in Orange County. Our music, art, debate, science, and sports programs receive recognition with many students earning awards at science fairs, debate competitions, sports tournaments, art shows, and music/drama performances. We appreciate our involved parent community and encourage open communication as we all strive for excellence in education.
- Orange County Academic Pentathlon First Place Division winners for five consecutive years (7th grade)
- Award winning junior high debate teams on both local and national levels
- Extended Day Robotics Program
- Accelerated Math, Accelerated Reader Programs and Advanced Math for junior high students
- Daily extended day activities along with summer programs
- Expansive gated and fenced campus
- Fairmont teams participate in the Developmental Sports League (DSL), which includes boys’ flag football and basketball, co-ed soccer, girls’ volleyball, and basketball. Fairmont teams also participate in the Junior High Tri-Way Sports, which includes boys’ flag football, basketball, soccer and girls’ volleyball, basketball, and soccer
After School Programs
GOLFJoin Coach Joel for after school golf at Fairmont! Learn the fundamentals of driving, chipping, and putting. In addition learn the stance and swing that is needed to drive your ball to the cup!
ORIGAMIIntroduction to Origami is a fun and exciting class where children will learn the Japanese art of Origami along with a different aspect of Japanese culture each week. Every student will receive an origami instruction sheet on what was covered that day and take home what they make. Students will make an origami box, samurai helmet, ninja star, and several animals such as dogs, cats, cranes and more. They will start with easy creations and get more and more complex. We encourage learning through play and challenges using the origami they make and origami related prizes will be awarded each week.
THE SCIENCE OF MAGICStrategic Magic promotes public speaking through the performance art of magic! Students will learn different magic tricks and will craft some of their own magic gear! Children will learn motor skills, team work, performance skills, and more! Students will present their magic tricks at the end of the session. Each child will receive a magic gift and certification of participation on the last day.
PAPER MACHE, COLLAGE, & PAPER SCULPTURECome join the fun and creative learning as we design and make a variety of art projects using paper, cardboard, and recycled materials. The class will include learning about contemporary artists, hands-on, 3-D projects in a variety of paper based materials and collage.
CHESS CLUBWe make Chess fun by using story based, exciting lessons! This curriculum is designed to fit the needs of all skill levels. Continuing and new students are welcome. Every chess student will receive an Academic Chess workbook according to their own skill level. The class includes lessons and chess play time each week, a tournament, trophies for the winners, and a magnetic chess set for each student! Chess increases IQ and teaches children to think deeply, gain confidence, solve problems, develop patience, compete well, visualize results and strategize and plan.
DRAW, PAINT, CREATE!In this class, with Ms. Vogel, we will learn about famous artists, walk a virtual museum tour, draw, paint and create works of art inspired by the masters! Class will include projects and techniques using a variety of media, subjects and art experiences. A minimum of 10 is needed to run this class.
ROBOTICS & ENGINEERING - AIR, LAND, & SEA!For the first five weeks, step aboard to build some exciting ways to get from here to there. Take to the sky in our Bricks 4 Kidz helicopter model or race across the beach in an ingenious land sail. Students will explore STEM concepts and learn what makes each machine unique and how it moves, exploring propulsion, lift and G-forces! Then for the next five weeks, put on your hard hat and head on over to our LEGO® construction site! Make your own motorized models of tools of the trade from a hand-held power drill and power saw to a tough, all-terrain bulldozer and giant dump truck. Join Bricks 4 Kidz for lots of high-impact learning and fun! Each student will receive a customized LEGO® minifigure and a Certificate of Achievement.
ENGINEERING W/ LEGOStrategic Kids will get students working with LEGOs while teaching a wide variety of engineering topics. Children will learn organizational and fine motor skills, as well as teamwork and other life strategies! Through this course the students will discover simple machines (gears, levers, wheels & pulleys) by engaging in fun activities and guided play. Each child will receive a LEGO gift along with a certification of participation on the last day of class.
LEARNING MANDARIN IS FUN!This beginning Mandarin course is designed to allow students to speak Mandarin creatively and with confidence from the very beginning. To maximize and ensure learning, class activities and all the teaching materials will require the use of all the four language skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking. However, a greater focus will be placed on speaking. Students will learn structures that will enable them to function in Mandarin in everyday situations while becoming familiar with the Chinese culture. Class will also include a variety of activities such as “Grammar drills”, “Choral repetition”, “Creative speaking” and many others…
BASKETBALLCoach Joel will teach the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting the basketball. Three on three plays will be introduced as well as other games and drills that will develop your child’s abilities.
TENNIS ESSENTIALSLittle Aces Tennis is a fun and exciting tennis program specially designed for boys and girls 10 & under. By using smaller courts, nets, rackets, and special balls, your child will learn how to play tennis instantly, even if they have never picked up a racket before! Children learn in a fun and exciting teaching environment with former Stanford NCAA Champion and USTA National Coach, Debbie Graham Shaffer, while learning tennis specific skills and proper technique.
PRESCHOOL BLOCKS OF FUN WITH LEGO®— FUN AT THE FARM & INTO THE JUNGLE!Introduce your preschooler to the fun of learning, building and playing the Bricks 4 Kidz® way! For the first five weeks, learn about everyday things around the house, such as keys, mailboxes and lamps then build them using DUPLO® bricks! Then It’s All About Me for the second five weeks, where preschoolers build a face and x-ray learning about emotions and their body. This class introduces developmentally-appropriate concepts such as counting and patterning, recognizing colors and shapes, ordering, positional words all with the use of LEGO® DUPLO blocks and full-color model plans.
SOCCERJoin Coach Joel for Soccer on Monday’s! The fundamentals of shooting, passing and dribbling will be taught in this class. Games will be played in a fun safe environment. No child is left out!
YOUNG DOCTORSWhat’s up Doc? This series teaches children about the circulatory system, respiratory system and integumentary system. We’ll review basic first aid and show your child how to take blood pressure readings and make fake wounds that YOUNG DOCTORS like to treat!!
STEM SUPERBOTS 2017! W/ DISCOVERING SCIENCEGear up as we explore what it takes to construct your own superhero suit and create your own VR Glasses that are yours to take home! We’ll be breaking new ground while we design, engineer, and ultimately create our new, motorized Superbots! Will you design a Turbocharged Superhero Rally Car, or a Robotic Walking AT-AT? Discover exciting new advances in aerospace technology, renewable energy, and even top secret Tech that gives your favorite Superhero their unbelievable abilities. Topics Include: Parts of a Robot, Circuits, Static Electricity, Magnetism, Attract and Repel, Chemistry, physical vs chemical changes, Virtual Reality and much more!