Fairmeadow Play Audition This Week!

The award winning Palo Alto Children’s Theatre (PACT) is coming pactlogowebsite back to Fairmeadow this year to produce another outreach play! This year’s play is “Aladdin,” the classic tale of an impoverished boy’s quest to win the hand of a Princess, the beautiful daughter of the Sultan. This is a golden opportunity for our students to work with theatre professionals in the comfortable setting of their own school. All children who audition receive roles in the play. Open to all 3rd-5th graders.

Audition Dates:

  • 3rd Graders: Wed, Nov 16, 1:40-3:00 pm
  • 4th-5th Graders: Thurs, Nov 17, 3:00-5:00 pm

Those with conflicts can come either day. Performance dates are January 26-28.

The Scholastic Book Fair this week!

Come by the Scholastic Book Fair this week (November 1-4) from Tuesday to Friday, starting on Tuesday afternoon! It’s a great opportunity to find deals on books for gift giving or just to stock up on reading for the holidays.

Morning hours  — 8AM – 9AM (excluding Tuesday)
Afternoon hours — 2:30PM – 3:30PM
Wednesday afternoon — 1:00PM – 2:30PM

Rock the Walkathon – Sunday, Sept 25th!

rock-the-walk-logo-16Our Walkathon is a fun, family event to raise money for a good cause: our school! Our goal is to have as many kids participate as possible. Everyone who attends gets a t-shirt. Everyone who walks earns prizes. Everyone who participates will have a great time! There will be a snow cone stand, face painting, tattoos, a bake sale, food trucks, bike tune-up/repair, and so much more!
  • Want to earn bonus laps? Wear a hat (be SunSmart!) or donate socks (bring 4 or more new pairs of women’s and/or men’s socks size 10 and up) for the PA Opportunity Center.
  • Have you heard? If 200 kids come and walk, Mr. Althouse will buy ice cream for the entire school!
  • Don’t forget! During the Walkathon, all parents can sign up for or bid on faculty events for kids and parties hosted by Fairmeadow parents. The catalog of faculty events and parties will be in this week’s Friday folder. Check it out!
  • Want to help with the Walkathon? Click here to sign up. There are many different fun tasks to choose from!
  • Love to bake? Bring an item for the bake sale. Any and all help is greatly appreciated!
Sunday, September 25, 11am-3pm