Fairhill Forum 05/19/20

Fairhill Forum May 19, 2020 


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Dates to Remember:

May 22nd: Virtual Kindergarten Orientation, 9:00 a.m.

May 22nd: Weekly Principal Coffee Talk, 3:00 p.m.

May 22nd: Optional Student Material Pickup, 10:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

May 25th: Memorial Day Holiday, no school

May 29th: Optional Student Material Pickup, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

June 12th: Last day of of 20-21 school year

News from Fairhill

Student Material Pickup

Please click on either of the links below to let us know your intentions as it comes to your student specific materials. When picking up materials, this is also a time to return school library books, patrol belts, or other school materials NOT being used for distance learning.

Students may keep school laptops through the summer.  

Yes, I would like to sign-up for a time to pick up my child’s materials from Fairhill ES.


No, I will not pick up my child’s materials, I give Fairhill ES permission to donate/recycle materials left at school.

Now Taking Reservations for a Lunch Bunch with Mrs. Hunstad and Mrs. Korb

Calling all HUNGRY TIGERS!! Mrs. Hunstad and Mrs. Korb would love for YOU to join them for a Virtual Lunch Bunch! 

Parents, please use the Sign Up Genius to sign up for a date that works for your student. A Lunch Bunch link will be sent to the email address used to sign up for a time slot. 


Rising Kindergarten Registration/Orientation

Looking to register your kindergarten student at Fairhill ES for 2020-21? Will they turn five years old on or before September 30, 2020? 

Please begin the registration process by clicking this link and submitting the forms. 

We will be hosting a Virtual Kindergarten Orientation at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, May 22ndA link to join the session will be emailed out to families who start the registration process in the link above. 

Parent Input for Class Placement for

2020-2021 School Year

We are working on our plans for the 2020-21 school year and will be collecting parent input electronically.

Class placements are an essential component of learning and building community. If you have information that you would like us to consider as we determine placements, please take a few moments to answer the questions found here. 



Principal Coffee Talks

Every Friday we will be offering a time for parents and guardians to come to a virtual coffee talk with Mrs. Hunstad, Mrs. Korb and some special guests. 

We will alternate the times on Fridays to accommodate different schedules. Please join us this Friday, May 22nd at 3:00 p.m. for a Coffee Talk with special guest Mrs. Amanda Arman, Advanced Academics Resource Teacher. She will be sharing different activities students can do for enrichment during their time at home.

We will be sending out links to join prior to our Coffee Talks. 

News from Falls Church HS


Virtual Jaguar 5K

Since the FCHS 15th Annual Jaguar 5K and Kids 1 Mile Fun Run were postponed due to school closings/activity cancellations, the FCHS Student Activities Department is proud to be sponsoring a VIRTUAL Jaguar 5K and Kids 1 Mile Run (May 3-23, 2020).  Anyone/everyone can participate from anywhere! It’s  designed to be a fun, healthy, safe and FREE  event to keep our FCHS family and community connected!


Here are the details:

  • Participants run/walk  a 5K course (3.1miles) or 1 Mile (for kids 13 years old and younger) anywhere (neighborhood roads/sidewalk, trails or on a treadmill)! There are many apps that will track distances such as MapMyRun, NikeRunClub, or RunKeeper.
  • Complete the virtual run/walk between May 3- May 23.
  • Participants should send us the results (fcjaguar5K@gmail.com) and include first/last name, age, gender, race time, and a picture (if desired).
  • For the picture, if possible, wear an old FCHS Jaguar 5K shirt, or any FCHS shirt, or an FCHS FEEDER school shirt !
  • Everyone is invited to participate so please encourage family members, friends, and neighbors from near and far!
  • Participants will earn a certificate of completion.
  • ALL participants are expected to be safe, practice social distancing, and follow all local traffic /community laws when completing this virtual event.


News from FCPS

Psych/Social Work Consultations

For more information about Psychology and Social Work consultations for families please click this link

COVID-19 Updates

Please visit FCPS’ Coronavirus Updates page for the latest messages from Superintendent Brabrand, food resources for families, mental health information, and other resources.

Fairhill's Mission 

Fairhill Elementary fosters academic excellence in a respectful environment which instills strength of character and embraces community involvement.

Fairhill's Vision

The staff of Fairhill Elementary prepares children for a productive future by providing for successes in a positive, enriching and academically stimulating environment. We celebrate diversity, foster mutual respect and embrace collaboration as we unite to achieve common purposes and clear goals.

Important Contact Information

Fairhill Phone Numbers:

• Health Room 703-208-8110

• Cafeteria 703-208-8121

Administration e-mail addresses:

• Principal, Candace Hunstad: cjhunstad@fcps.edu 

• Assistant Principal, Courtney Korb: cbkorb@fcps.edu