Fairmont Summer Programs Reveals 2023 Camp Theme … Drumroll, Please!

Fairmont Summer Programs Reveals 2023 Camp Theme … Drumroll, Please!

Webster defines “epic” as “extending beyond the usual or ordinary, especially in size or scope.” Last August, when Fairmont’s sensational summer staff first began planning for this year’s camp, they knew that they wanted the experience to be bigger and better than...
The “Why-s” and “How To-s” of a Private School Admission Interview

The “Why-s” and “How To-s” of a Private School Admission Interview

Good private schools understand the importance of having the right people in the right places in order to carry out their stated mission. When they interview a candidate for a job – whether a teacher, administrator, or staff member – they want to ensure that the...
Seven Fairmont Educators Named Among the Best in Orange County

Seven Fairmont Educators Named Among the Best in Orange County

They may not wear capes, but ALL of our Fairmont educators are heroes. And seven of them were recently honored in Parenting OC’s 2022 School Heroes Awards. Congratulations to: Chad Jackson – OC’s Top School Leader of the Year Heather Poretta – among the...
Summer at Fairmont: Let the Ed-venture Begin!

Summer at Fairmont: Let the Ed-venture Begin!

Did you know that Fairmont Schools started as a summer program almost seven decades ago? The legacy continues this June, as Fairmont kicks off a summer ed-venture for students of all ages and abilities. Whether your child is looking to strengthen their academic...
Early Childhood Education in the Age of COVID

Early Childhood Education in the Age of COVID

A Day in the Life of a Preschooler: Before COVID: Greeting your teacher with a HUUUUUGE hug During COVID: Saying good morning with heart hands, foot taps, and air hugs Before COVID: Getting inches away from your best buddy and sharing a laugh During COVID: Keeping...
2020, The Year of Resilience!

2020, The Year of Resilience!

To quote Alexander in the classic children’s book, it was a “terrible, horrible, no good, very bad” year. But in spite of all of the obstacles we faced in 2020, our school community pulled together like never before — demonstrating grit, determination, and remarkable...