Due to potential impacts from the impending tropical storm, all CCPS activities scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2023 and Sunday, September 24, 2023 will be canceled. Friday night activities will continue as scheduled.
Happy Retirement, Maurice Turner! Your commitment will be truly be missed. Your shoes will not easily be filled. Your shining spirit will never be matched. Thank you for your many years of loyal and dedicated service. Farmington Elementary School 2007-2023.
*Reminder* Tomorrow is Picture Day! https://strawbridge.fotomerchanthv.com/clients/farmington-elementary-school/fall-pictures-9-21-2023-76/optIn
Fourth grade has been learning about the geography of Virginia. To end this unit, students created topographical salt dough maps. They were able to locate all five regions and explain how the land differs in each region. (Featured class: Mrs. Teitelbaum's)
Farmington celebrated Constitution Day today. Students came dressed in their patriotic colors. The morning announcements featured a video that was made and narrated by some of our 4th grade students. Library offered a variety of hands on activities for all learners.
FES kicked off Hispanic Heritage Month today with a special presentation narrated by a 5th grade student. Our school is lucky to have students and staff who were born all around the world! We come from 4 continents, spanning over 10 countries and speaking over 8 languages.
5th graders have been learning about matter. To review before their test, they had to "break out" the Matter Hatter.
Students in PreK through 3rd grade climbed the rock wall this week in gym to work on their gross motor skills, strength and agility.
Congratulations to our second $50 Amazon drawing winner. Way to Step It Up! https://app.pop4kids.org/farmingtones22701
Congratulations to our first $50 Amazon drawing winner. Way to Step It Up! https://app.pop4kids.org/farmingtones22701
Farmington kicked off our STEAM Engine Program fundraiser today. And that’s not all…our Awesome PTO will be having a Day of Awesomeness for the entire school! https://app.pop4kids.org/farmingtones22701
We had a great turnout for our Back to School Night. Families were able to hear about our proud Title-I school, visit classrooms, meet the PTO and enjoy a sweet treat on the playground. Building a strong school community makes everyday a great day to be a fox!
Reminder- Back to School Night is Thursday, August 31, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Discover all the new and exciting adventures your child will explore and learn this year! (Enter through the doors by the library/gymnasium)
Farmington now has a buddy bench! This was made possible through the school family participating in the 2022-2023 NexTrex recycling program and the Culpeper Mid-Day Lions club.
Join us for Back to School Night on Thursday, August 31, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. (Enter through the doors by the library/gymnasium)
Literature and art combined for our 1st grade and kindergarten students in art this week. Ms. Coloney read students The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle and had them create their own caterpillars using pre-painted watercolor materials.
Congratulations to Violet, Kevin and Charlee! These students each read 20 books in 6 different genres over the summer break. Their sweet reward was delivered after lunch today. Special thanks to Chick-fil-A Culpeper Colannade for donating the milkshakes!
Students in fifth grade have been studying the scientific method. Today, these junior scientists completed an experiment. Students concluded that Mentos will create a reaction in carbonated liquid.
Our 5th graders can join the band this year! Registration and Instrument Selection Night will be Wednesday, August 30th at 6:00 at Culpeper Middle School. If you have any questions, please reach out to Mrs. Dowen at email@example.com. A letter will be sent home in the weekly folder with information.
The first day of school was a great day!