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Fairbanks Mission Statement

Our mission is to guide and encourage students to be lifelong learners both academically and socially, with the ability to apply those skills in a positive way to become contributing members of our society.

Fairbanks Vision Statement

In order to be knowledgeable guides to students and colleagues, Fairbanks staff members will be positive role models and willing to learn from others. We will become skilled at engaging children to reach their fullest potential by nurturing a love of reading, encouraging inquisitive minds and fostering family and community involvement.








School Office Hours

7:30am – 4:00pm





Mailing Address

227 Fairbanks Ave. Sacramento, Ca. 95838

School Secretary

Mrs. Eve Shelton

Office Assistant

Ms. Teresa Delgado



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Order Fairbanks Elementary Spirit Wear 03/26-04/04/14


Fairbanks 2013-14 Calendar

Today: 4/20/14

School smarts Parent Engagement Program - PROGRAMA DE PARTICIPACIÓN DE PADRES

Free Class/clase gratis

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What is School Smarts?

School Smarts is a parent engagement program whose operating principle is inclusion – reaching across all parent groups, bringing them together in support of their common interest in helping their child succeed. The program is designed to:

1. Expose a wide range of elementary school parents to the big picture of how the education system works, and empower them to maximize the success of their own child and their elementary school.

2. Provide deeper, more extensive training for a cadre of diverse parents, strengthening parent leadership at the school site and equipping them to become advocates for quality education.

¿Qué es School Smarts?

Smarts School es un programa de participación de padres cuyo principio de funcionamiento es la inclusión - llegar a todos los grupos de padres, reuniéndolos en apoyo de su interés común que es ayudar a su hijo a tener éxito. El programa

está diseñado a:

1. Exponer a una gran cantidad de padres de la escuela primaria a tener una visión general de cómo funciona el sistema educativo, y de darles la posibilidad de maximizar el éxito de su niño y de su escuela primaria.

2. Proporcionar una más profunda y una amplia formación, a un grupo diverso de padres, fortalecer el liderazgo de los padres en la escuela y equiparlos para que se conviertan en defensores de la educación de calidad.


Class Dates/fechas de Clase:

March 05, 12, 19, 26, April 02, 09 and 23, 2014

marzo 05, 12, 19, 26, abril 02, 09 y 23, 2014


4:00 - 6:00 in the evening/por la tarde

Childcare and a light dinner will be provided.

Se proporcionará cuidado de niños y una cena ligera.


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For questions regarding Spring pictures or promotion pictures, please call

Excel Photography directly at 916.565.1620.


AWARD of EXCELLENCE in Food Safety 2013

Fairbanks Elementary Cafeteria Staff has received an AWARD of EXCELLENCE in FOOD SAFETY! Come by and give them a big CONGRATULATION! This award is presented to food facility operators in Sacramento County that have established a history of safe food handling practices. This award was presented because our cafeteria staff Ms. Sarah, Ms. Crystal, Ms. Bobbie and Mr. Armstrong have established an EXCELLENT INSPECTION history. It gives us great pride at Fairbanks Elementary to know that our students are fed by such a health conscious staff!
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North Sacramento Family Resource Center with TRUSD

Dare to Be You - Atrévete A Ser Tu Mismo
FREE parent workshop!   Taller Gratis í All parents with children 5 and younger. Padres de hijos 5 a ñ os o menor son bienvenidos Continue
Posted by: Eve Shelton
Published: 12/10/13


Spring Break
Twin Rivers’ schools are closed for spring break Monday, April 14—Monday, April 21. The District Office will be open to the public Monday, April 14—Wednesday, April 16 and closed Thursday, April 17—Monday, April 21. We will... Continue
Posted by: Charlene VanAllen
Published: 4/11/14

TR Launches Aggressive Plan for HVAC Installation
Twin Rivers Unified School District has unveiled an aggressive plan for installing heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) units in two schools—Grant Union High School and Harmon Johnson Elementary. T he new five-month effort is be... Continue
Posted by: Charlene VanAllen
Published: 4/10/14