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12th Annual College Fair & Fall Preview

College Fair Fairmont Prep Academy cordially invites Fairmont Junior High students and parents to attend Fairmont’s 12th Annual College Fair & Fall Preview on October 13th. Gain a competitive edge in college admissions by meeting face-to-face with representatives from the nation’s top colleges. This is an ideal opportunity to visit Fairmont Prep’s beautiful campus, located […]

Fairmont Community Thanks Mrs. Stella for Leading Children on an Inspiring Journey of Music

Students, parents, and faculty paid a wonderful tribute to long time Fairmont Historic Anaheim music teacher, mentor, and friend, Mrs. Stella. The following video conveys the hearts of students who appreciated this one-of-a-kind music teacher. Produced by Historic Anaheim Campus student Tiffany K. as part of the school’s PantherCam and screened at the school’s 2015 […]

North Tustin Kindergartener Competes in Prestigious Golf Championship

North Tustin kindergartener Karina Jadhav spent her summer vacation traveling to golf competitions throughout Southern California. Jadhav, who also enjoys playing the piano and participating in gymnastics, qualified to play in the IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championships held in San Diego this past July. This tournament, which has grown to 1,200 participants representing 56 […]

Introducing Preschoolers To Technology

These days, it’s easy to think of children as natural digital citizens. Take a look around and you will likely see kids of all ages masterfully using a smartphone or tablet on their own. However, children, especially those enrolled in preschool through early elementary school, need parental guidance to make sure they are using technology […]

Innovative Wildfire Detector Earns National Recognition for Fairmont Alumna On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Fairmont North Tustin alumna Sahar Khashayar’s solution for addressing the wildfire problem has attracted national attention. She recently appeared on the Tonight Show and was featured on the front page of the local section of the OC Register. We are very proud of Sahar’s accomplishment. During her 8th grade year at Fairmont, Sahar invented a […]

Fairmont Launches Comprehensive Junior High Debate Program

Fairmont Private Schools believes debate competitions offer many exciting opportunities for students to grow confidence and develop essential skills for high school, college, and beyond. As our students continue earning awards and recognition at regional and national debate tournaments, Fairmont is launching a comprehensive debate program solidifying the forensic activities of its three preschool – […]

Fairmont Students Explore Global Perspectives on Entrepreneurship in Malaysia

The International Business Program at Fairmont Preparatory Academy launched its first excursion into international business with Startup School Asia, under the direction of Startup Malaysia. A select group of Fairmont students are spending this week in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, together with students from around the world, to learn about design thinking, coding, and pitching in […]

Shelby Wagner - 1st Grade Teacher Fairmont Historic AnaheimTop Teacher & Skating Champion
Shelby “My favorite part of being a teacher is the children I get to teach.”
  • Is one of the head teachers for the Fountain Valley Artistic Skating Club, teaching regional and national champions. She also teaches beginner classes every Saturday morning.
  • Every year, her students are amazed to find that their teacher has a life outside of the classroom.
“I love feeling like I’m part of a family [at Fairmont].”
Keira Kamath - 5th Grade Fairmont Anaheim HillsScience & Tennis Superstar
keira “I like how there are so many different specialty classes at Fairmont Anaheim Hills, like art, music, PE, science lab, computer lab, and Spanish.”
  • She would like to be a professional tennis player when she grows up, or maybe a doctor.
  • Loves dance and plays the piano
  • Her favorite class is science “because you get to figure out stuff, and I like to do experiments.”
Nicholas Aghaian - 7th Grade Fairmont Historic AnaheimKicking His Way to Med School
nicolas“The teachers and the amount of support they provide to not only me, but to the whole entire community here at Fairmont is probably what I like most about attending Fairmont Historic Anaheim.”
  • He would like to be a professional soccer player, or a doctor specializing in the field of sports medicine.
  • Enjoys basketball, piano, and soccer pitch.
  • His favorite subject is math “because I like to be challenged, and math is full of challenges.”
Gianluca De Gregoris – 2nd Grade Fairmont North TustinDancing Toward Greatness
dancing"What I like most about Fairmont is that I get to learn and meet new friends.”
  • He wants to be a professional dancer when he grows up.
  • Is trained in ballet and ballroom dancing.
  • Loves writing and creating new stories.
Nicole Heyman - Kindergarten Teacher Fairmont Anaheim HillsLaying a Foundation for Lifelong Learning
Nicole "The best part about teaching at Fairmont is being able to work with a diverse group of students who are all incredibly talented. It is amazing to be able to challenge students at such a young age and watch these children grow throughout the year.”
  • Loves camping, reading, and traveling
  • Her students love learning random things about her – like the fact that when she was in kindergarten she wanted to be Spiderman when she grew up.
  • Her proudest moments are the times when a student on campus is excited to see her, oftentimes telling her that she’s “the best teacher in the world.” “I live for those moments.”
“I choose to teach at Fairmont because of the sense of community, as well as the drive for our students to succeed.”
DJ Clovis - Music Teacher Fairmont North TustinRunning to the Rhythm
DJ Clovis “I get to work with amazing staff, faculty, parents, and most importantly, students!”
  • Teaches music to all grades — from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade
  • Coaches (or has coached) football, basketball, and Run Club
  • Plays bass trombone
  • NJHS Conflict Resolution Coach
  • He has run 15 marathons and 4 ultra marathons.
“The best part of teaching at Fairmont is the autonomy — being able to create a program that fits all of my students. At Fairmont North Tustin, I get to help with a lot of different activities.”