Huge shout out to the folks who have our backs: our fabulous PTA leaders and members. We appreciate the purchase of Chromebooks for students as well as band instruments ! We all benefit from the Artist in Residence programs PTA supports as well as individual staff requests being granted. PTA spoiled us all during Teacher Appreciation Week and so we'd like to send a very warm THANK YOU to all of our wonderful volunteers who make Fawn Mountain such a lovely place of learning for staff and students alike. We Love Our PTA!
Mrs. Guenther and Ms. Kelly's 5th grade classes recently toured with the Alleutian Ballad. It was a wonderful day for them and a lot was learned on this exciting excursion!
Mrs. Berg's class toured the office and showed off their handmade hats this week. There were princess and pirates among them!
We would like to invite you to come support our brave performers at our Annual Talent Show! Students will begin the show on June 1 at 9:00. Plan to spend between 1 - 1 1/2 hours of enjoyment with us!
The week of May 22 Fawn Mountain will have Spirit Week. Monday is Pajama Day. Tuesday dress like your favorite Superhero! Next is Wacky Wednesday: dress inside out, mismatched, colorful or creatively. Thursday=Sports Day. (Also Field Day....Soooo Fitting!) Friday is School Spirit Day. Wear Red, Black and White colors, or items with Eagles on them.
It was a delicious and fun-filled evening! Thanks to all who volunteered and participated in making this a wonderful tradition here at Fawn Mountain!
Click on headline for a Registraion Packet, and School Supply List.
Schoenbar Dance Team try-outs will be held May 22-24 in the Schoenbar Gym, from 4-6 pm. Call 821-0488 with any questions.
Ms Rolofson needs your help! IF you can spare half a day, or all day, Ms Rolofson would appreciate your help on May 25th. Please email her at email@example.com Report times are 9am for the morning session (PreK-2nd), and 12:45 for the afternoon session (3rd-6th). Thank you for your help! It's going to be a great day!
The last day to request holds: May 5. Last day for class check-out: May 12. Books go to "LOST" at day end: May 19. Please help Mrs B by returning all books by May 19th! THANK YOU!
Mornings and afternoons the parking area at Fawn Mountain is very busy. When dropping off and picking up students, please either pull up curbside or walk your children through the lot to the sidewalk. Several instances of children darting into traffic have occurred. If you are a driver please be especially aware of children in the parking area. Thank you for your cooperation to keep all of the children safe.
If your child is behind in reading or math, and you feel summer school would be of help, please contact your child's teacher. It will be held at Tongass School of Arts and Sciences July 24-August 17, Monday through Thursday. School will be from 8:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Please click on the headline to print an "Intent to Enroll" form to complete and return to Fawn Mountain, or stop by the office for one. We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming your child to Summer School 2017!
Ketchikan Public Health Center has informed us that Ketchikan is seeing an increase in the number of confirmed influenza cases. If you have any questions, please contact the health center at 225-4350. Click on the headline to see a Fight The Flu poster.
Fawn Mountain would like to welcome Yuri Sensei to our classrooms this month! We will be learning Japanese culture and language from her following a wonderful assembly from the visiting exchange students last month. Welcome, Yuri Sensei!
We would love for you to come share your ideas and if you are so inclined, become our new PTA President, Treasurer or Secretary. Please email our current PTA president, Michelle Hall, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please click the headline to access the survey to help Schoenbar Administrators learn more about the classes you are most interested in having offered next school year. Your input is valuable and appreciated, so please complete this brief survey from the parent perspective. Thank you!
Please click on the headline to open the flyer from KAAHC for upcoming classes. Students in grades 1-6 can enroll for 6 Saturday morning classes in March and April. Limited space available.
If you would like to provide feedback to our Superintendant regarding our Principal's Performance, you can find the form online. Go to the KGBSD website and select Departments . Scroll down to "Human Resources." From that page, choose "Parent Input Form for Principal." Thank you!
January Rock Stars were nominated by our Librarian, Mrs. B. They are her 6th grade helpers: Kylie, Kyan, Vivek, Faith, Logenn and Mackenzie!
Trevor Dash will represent our school this Thursday at the District Bee at Houghtaling! Way to go, Trevor !
Please click on the headline to view this year's Spelling Bee Classroom winners and Alternates! Congratulations to all of our brave students for taking part this year!
The Elizabeth Peratrovich Family Celebration Day on February 11th, hosted by Alaska Native Brotherhood and Sisterhood, began with the "Welcome Song" by Fawn Mountain preschool students. Featured at the Discovery Center is the wave of hands that all of the students from Fawn Mountain contributed. Thanks to Ms Tandra, Ms Sharon, Ms Sarah and Ms Melissa!
Ask your student about an ah-mazing sighting at Fawn Mountain School today! You might ask them WHO Zero the Hero is....and why he made an appearance!
Our district utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, bus delays, school closings, safety alerts and more. In order to participate in the new service, you must indicate your willingness to receive text messages to your phone. The process is simiple and only takes a few seconds to complete. Simply text any one of the following words to the number 67587: subscribe, optin, yes You will know if you were successful if you receive the following reply: "You are registered 4 SchoolMessenger notifications." Reply STOP to quit; HELP for help. In addition to performing the opt-in process above you'll want to insure that the district has your wireless number(s) in our student information database. If you haven't already provided that information, do so. Thank You!
The Chief Petty Officers' Association presented Mr. Escalante a check from the proceeds of the Haunted Mansion this past October. The money will help Fawn Mountain students learn about growing one's own food in an environmentally friendly way. Many thanks to our friends at the Coast Guard Base Ketchikan. We are excited about our plans to build a greenhouse and we thank everyone for their support!
Breakfast is free for all students every day! Breakfast is served from 8:30 until 8:50 when school begins. If you would like to donate to our food closet, we welcome non-perishable (nut free) food items to serve. Thank you!
Our new math program has a free app that can be downloaded on a smart phone, iPAD or iPOD. The app is called "Bounce Pages." It downloads within seconds and has 3 easy steps for getting help. The app scans the homework page and then pulls up an instructional video. Go to the App Store and download it now for math help in the comfort of your own home!
Click on the headliner for a detailed In-School Youth Savings Account brochure/application brought to you by Tongass Federal Credit Union.
Fawn Mt. receives 10 cents for each box top turned in. Each month the class that has collected the most box tops is recognized on our box top window. Click on BOX TOPS title to find a fun sheet for submission. Thank you.
Fawn Mountain Families did you know that we are a Title I school? We qualify for this federal Title I funding because 55% of our students qualify for a free or reduced lunch. We want you to know that you are a valued partner in your child's education and we encourage you to visit and/or volunteer. If you have any questions about our Title I status or programs feel free to contact Mr. Escalante.