Francestown Elementary School

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The staff and students would like to say thank you for the community show of support in passing the budget and the teacher contract last week. Because of your support, FES students will continue to get an excellent education as part of the larger ConVal School District.

The staff at FES believe that play is a very important part of education. That’s why we have a morning recess from 8:20 – 8:35 and a midday recess from 12:30 – 1:00. Here you see a collaborative project where students created “Heart Island” when the sun (finally) came out after a few days of ice and rain.

FES is dedicated to educating the whole child. Part of this is allowing students to learn about and express themselves creatively. We are thrilled to have Mark Ragonese join us again for another art project this week. This installation focuses on the characteristics that FES students identify within themselves as something they project outward to the greater community.

Do you wonder why your child’s math homework looks so different from what you brought home in elementary school?

Then join us for an interactive and fun evening! Learn from the FES staff how the focus has shifted in mathematics instruction and why we do what we do. Play some of the same math games your children play.

Upcoming Events

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March Monday
NHDI March 18-22/2019
9:00 am
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March Monday
Special of the Week PE/Health 3/18-22/2019
9:00 am
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March Friday
NHDI Performance
6:00 pm
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March Monday
Special of the Week Art 3/25-29/2019
9:00 am
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March Friday
Beach Day
9:00 am
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March Friday
Yoga Enrichment Program
3:30 pm

Mission Statement

At Francestown Elementary School, our mission is to guide children to become critical thinkers, engaged learners and respectful, contributing citizens, fostered by a cooperative effort between school and community.