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The district is seeking input from all GCSS parents & guardians in the planning & implementation of the parent & family engagement program & activities in our schools. Your assistance in completing the Title I Parent and Family Engagement Surveys would guide the district in future planning. Please click the links below for additional information and to access the surveys.
Title I Parent & Family Engagement Surveys
Fair Street welcomed author, Cynthia Jackson, to Fair Street today. She read two of her books to Kindergarten and to Pre-K. You can see our very own Principal Brown was there too!
Ms. Jackson is an Athens, GA native and currently resides in Atlanta. Cynthia Jackson is the owner of Tiny Tots & Tykes
which was founded in 2016. It is a company that publishes reading materials and interactive technology
programs for children. Its mission is to “Inspire and motivate children to be their B.E.S.T. selves: Be Bright, Be Empowered, Be Strong, and Be Transformed”. Cynthia also enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband and two children. Her website is www.thingsfortots.com.
Author Cynthia Jackson visits Fair Street
GKIDS Readiness Check
Fair Street Academy will be offering parent classes that focus on "Systematic Training for Effective Parenting" on the first Monday of each month. The classes will be given by Dr. Hall and Mrs. Hernandez from 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. AND from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. on the following dates:
Nov. 5 Understanding Yourself and Your Child
Dec. 3 Understanding Beliefs and Feelings
Jan. 7 Encouraging Your Child and Yourself
Feb. 4 Listening and Talking to Your Child
Mar. 4 Helping Children Cooperate
April 8 Discipline That Makes Sense
May 6 Choosing Your Approach
Systematic Training for Effective Parenting
“At Fair Street, we equip, educate, and empower lifelong learners to become productive, global citizens. ”
At Fair Street we value and celebrate the following concepts:
We seek to produce students who are global and digital citizens; focused and grounded in the community and 21st century skills.
Units are designed to promote higher-order and critical thinking skills and offer a variety of assessment options. Each unit contains an application of the standards in solving or examining a real-world problem or issue.
Fair Street offers both World Language Instruction in Spanish, as well as an Experience Program in other world languages, technology integration, opportunities for blended learning, and an explicit focus on internationalism.
Family and community programs, such as Harvest Festivals Around the World, and International Dinner offer opportunities to celebrate the global perspectives of Fair Street School.
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