education

Why Participate in Fairmont’s Robotics Programs?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Beginning in 2nd grade and continuing to Fairmont Prep’s “Huskyteers” robotics program, Fairmont Private Schools is proud to maintain a program that provides students with valuable skills to carry through their academic careers, and into the future! Below are just a few reasons why you should enroll your student in Fairmont’s […]

Making Memories with #FairmontFirstDay

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Back-to-School Acrostic Advice Poem

Fun is always to be had in the classroom. Always treat classmates and teachers with respect. Incorrigible students can always learn and grow. Running in the hallway is never a good idea. Mondays can be tough, but they don’t last forever. Offer assistance to younger students. Never say, “The dog ate my homework.” Treat others […]

Fairmont Wins ‘Best Private School’ for Second Consecutive Year

Fairmont Private Schools is proud to announce its second consecutive victory as the ‘Best Private School’ in Orange County! Fairmont swept the 14th Annual Parenting OC Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards by winning the ‘Best Preschool,’ ‘Best Private Elementary/Junior High School,’ and ‘Best Private High School’ categories. Fairmont was first named ‘Best Private School’ during the […]

How to Prepare for Back to School

With family vacations and lazy days by the pool coming to an end, the new school year is just around the corner. Here are some great tips to prepare you family for the back-to-school routine: Sleeping Schedule – Children love summer because of the relaxed bedtime schedule. To encourage a school year bedtime, try getting […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Preschool

Fairmont students thrive in a safe and secure learning environment, where passionate educators are committed to students’ academic, social, and character development. Our youngest Fairmont students benefit from programs that blend advanced academics, purposeful play, and developmentally appropriate activities. Children who go through Fairmont’s early childhood programs will master key literacy and math skills by […]

Five Ways to Develop Fine Motor Skills

Fine motor skills are essential to human growth and success. Providing your toddler as many resources as possible to train their bodies is incredibly beneficial for kindergarten preparation. In the classroom, children need to hold scissors and writing utensils properly. Creating simple activities and devices for your child to play with at home will aid […]

10 Twitter Accounts for Young Adults

Today’s world has put immense value on connectivity and instant knowledge. Studies show that most Americans turn to social media for their source of news and information. If your student has begun to engage in social media, suggest some educational, yet fun, Twitter accounts for your junior high student to follow: New Scientist Dedicated to […]