STEM

Early Childhood Enrichment: Technology

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Technology is everywhere, and while limited screen time is best for young children, it is equally important that they are exposed to the skills they will need to succeed in the 21st Century. All early childhood students at Fairmont Private Schools are engaged with interactive technology on a daily basis. […]

Take a Peak Inside a Fairmont Classroom

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Fairmont teachers are constantly finding creative ways to engage students in the classroom! Working to reach each type of learner, Fairmont teachers create classroom environments that encourage, not only academic learning, but character growth, social development, and making life connections. From interactive presentations to learning new […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Summer Craft: Grass Heads

Materials: Old tights or stockings Compost or potting soil Grass seed Rubber band Small flower pot Hot glue gun or craft glue Googly eyes, felt, etc. Place two to three tablespoons of grass seed into the toe of a stocking. Add enough compost or potting soil to fill the inside toe and create a ball the […]