Saturday, October 2, 2010

Fairmount: School Tour Information

Tours of Fairmount Elementary begin Tuesday October 12th. Come visit, see the campus, and learn more about our school community!
1. School tours are Tuesday mornings. No appointment is necessary.
2. A bilingual Open House will be offered in the evening on Tuesday, November 30th.
3. For morning tours, come to the school at 8:30 am to observe morning circle, then meet at the Cafeteria at 8:45 am for the formal tour to begin.
4. Children who are walking are NOT allowed in tours. Babes in arms are okay.
5. UPDATED tour dates are:
- Oct 12 - in ENGLISH
- Oct 19 - in Spanish NEW!
- Oct 26 - in ENGLISH
- Nov 2 - in Spanish
- Nov 9 - in ENGLISH
- Nov 16 - in Spanish NEW!
- Nov 23 - in ENGLISH NEW!
- Dec 7 - in Spanish NEW!
- Dec 14 - in ENGLISH NEW!
- Nov 30 - In addition to these morning tours, there will be a Bilingual Open House Tuesday, November 30 at 6:00 pm in the Cafeteria.
6. Bilingual parents are encouraged to come to tours in Spanish, as English tours can be quite full.
7. For questions about tours, check out our website at, call the school (415-695-5669), or email Antonio at


  1. do they have before and after school care available to middle class families?

  2. yes, there is both -- through GLO.


    there are also scholarships for income-qualified families.

    we've been part-time in the afternoon program for a year or so and really like it.

  3. GLO is an accredited child care program that also has sites at Alvarado, West Portal, Alice Fong Yu and I think Sherman.