School News

  • Swim Lessons!

    Students in Mrs LeBeau, Ms Hunt, Mrs Guenther and Ms Kelly’s classes will begin lessons today. They need a swim suit and a towel each day for the next two weeks. Thank You!

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  • Campus Photography

    We have scheduled October 5, 2018 as PICTURE DAY at Fawn Mountain! Families pay for picture packets on OCTOBER 5, or by contacting the company and working with them directly at a later date! THANK YOU and look for an envelope with ordering information coming home with students this week. If you misplace your order form, please send in payment with ordering information using the image provided.

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  • Metropolitan Music

    Metropolitan Music will provide Instrument rentals, free instrument inspection, repairs for instruments and accessories for purchase this week in the Kayhi Commons August 27-28-29 from 4-7pm. Ask about their 10 for 9 Special. Their Alaska number is (907)209-5020; Toll Free: (866)429-9299 and their website is metropolitan-music.com

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  • End of day NOTES

    Please call the office at 228-2200 by 2:30 so that we have adequate time to deliver notes to your child's teacher. We have adopted a new policy for students who are needing to be picked up: we call them to the office to wait for their pick-up person to arrive. It has been working very well for staff and students!Thank you for your help; we appreciate the advanced notice!

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  • Student Registration 2018-19

    Please click on the headline to download and print an application for Fawn Mountain Elementary School. You may mail it to Fawn Mountain, 400 Old Homestead Road, Ketchikan, AK 99901 or email it to deborah.spigai@k21schools.org Our school office will be open August 8th and 9th, and again August 13-21 for you to drop a packet to the school. Packets are complete when accompanied with (required) a copy of your student's birth certificate and most recent immunization records. THANK YOU!

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  • 2018-2019 Supply Lists!

    Please find the lists by grade level and/or teachers for the supplies that you can easily afford for the coming school year. THANK YOU!

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  • Hummingbird Art Show

    Congratulations to Violet White who won an "Honorable Mention" from the USFS Hummingbird Festival Art Show!

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  • WILLY WONKA!!!

    A big shout out to our PTA for supporting our efforts in bringing Willy Wonka to the stage! Our students had a magical time collaborating with one another and First City Players staff and the production was memorable. Thank you for getting your students to our evening show at Kayhi.

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  • Schoenbar Music Tour

    The Schoenbar band and choir came to share music with us today!

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  • 6th Grade Graduation!

    Our 6th Graduation will take place at 2:30 in the MSR on June 7th. Parents are welcome to join!!

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  • Kanayama Friends 2018!

    Our friends from Kanayama came today to share a song they sing at their graduation, and shared a fun dance as well. Fawn Mountain students enjoyed joining them! We are grateful for the continued and ongoing connection between our communities! We hope the Exchange Students visiting from 3 different Junior High Schools enjoy their time in Ketchikan!

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  • Japanese Exchange Students

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  • Thank you for your breakfast donations!

    Ms Misty loaded up our breakfast pantry recently using donations from our fabulous Fawn Mountain Family. THANKS, Misty, and THANKS to everyone who contributes to our Breakfast Club!

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  • Text Alerts, Announcements and Reminders

    Our district utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, bus delays, school closings, safety alerts and more. In order to participate in the new service, you must indicate your willingness to receive text messages to your phone. The process is simiple and only takes a few seconds to complete. Simply text any one of the following words to the number 67587: subscribe, optin, yes You will know if you were successful if you receive the following reply: "You are registered 4 SchoolMessenger notifications." Reply STOP to quit; HELP for help. In addition to performing the opt-in process above you'll want to insure that the district has your wireless number(s) in our student information database. If you haven't already provided that information, do so. Thank You!

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  • Happy Valentines for our friends at the Pioneer Home from 3rd Graders!

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  • SSRAA came to 2nd Grade

    Matt and Michelle came to deliver eyed coho for Mrs. Blasingame's salmon tank. The class participated in an interesting lecture on salmon development. We are looking forward to watching the eggs further develop and be released at the hatchery later this spring!

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  • 5/6 Battle of the Books

    The District Battle First Place Teammates for 2018 are from FAWN MOUNTAIN: Cody Cragun, Brenden Butterfield, Michael Weisert and Spencer Sullivan! We wish them continued support as they prepare for the State Battle on February 28!

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  • Fawn Mountain Spelling Bee!

    The winner of the Fawn Mountain Spelling Bee for the SECOND YEAR IN A ROW is.......Trevor Dash! Congratulations, Trevor on a job well done, and congratulations to all of this year's participants.

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  • 3rd/4th Battle of the Books First Place Team: Brianna Thomas, Lauren Kufner, Natalie Hancock and Braidyn Young. Congratulations Wonder Girls!

    We would like to congratulate all of the students who participated in the Battle of the Books 2018 by creating a team, reading a book, or being a respectful audience member for those who competed this year.

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  • Jazz Cabaret

    First City Players once again brought musicians to Fawn Mountain to work with our students this month. Special thanks to Elizabeth, Matt, Christian, Paul and Anne. The kids enjoyed learning and performing with you!

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  • Successful 3 Be's Bash!!!!!

    Please ask your child about the 3-Be's bash! Fun was had by all and your child may come home with nontoxic face paint as well as nail polish as well as assorted prizes and stories! We look forward to the next Bash in the Spring. Please ask your child what the "3 Be's" are as behavior is of utmost importance for participation in the next Bash!

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  • 2017-2018 Calendar

    Please click on the headline to view this year's school calendar.

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  • Student Medication and Schools

    We would like to remind families that students are not permitted to transport any medication on their persons, including any cold remedies. A grown-up must bring all medications to school and complete paperwork with our health clerk, to be kept safe and locked in her office. To download and print a form to bring to school for your child, go to KGBSD.org and open the PARENT tab. Select District Nurse and on her page, open Medication Authorization Forms. You can select "Over the Counter Medication" or "Prescription Medication." These forms, signed by a guardian, are required in the office along with any medicine your child may take at school. THANK YOU!

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  • Breakfast Donations Needed

    If you are able and willing to contribute to our breakfast pantry, we would appreciate foods such as bread, cereal, granola, eggs, yogurt or granola bars. We would also appreciate any cash donations to purchase these items so that we might provide food for kids before school. THANK YOU!

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  • Popcorn and Pickle Wednesdays

    Our fabulous parent helpers will once again prepare popcorn for students for 50 cents per bag, beginning September 13th. We will also offer a pickle to students for $1.00. All money will help Fawn Mountain families who are in need. Thank you to our volunteers who make this happen, and to families who add to our Family Fund !

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  • Miss Alaska Visits!

    Miss Alaska Alyssa delighted us with her message to be proud of who we are, to stay positive and to stay in school! She was lovely with students and staff alike and we were thrilled she came by to share her message with us. THANK YOU!

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  • We Love Our PTA!

    Huge shout out to the folks who have our backs: our fabulous PTA leaders and members. We appreciate the purchase of Chromebooks for students as well as band instruments ! We all benefit from the Artist in Residence programs PTA supports as well as individual staff requests being granted. PTA spoiled us all during Teacher Appreciation Week and so we'd like to send a very warm THANK YOU to all of our wonderful volunteers who make Fawn Mountain such a lovely place of learning for staff and students alike. We Love Our PTA!

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  • Hats on Parade!

    Mrs. Berg's class toured the office and showed off their handmade hats this week. There were princess and pirates among them!

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  • Hey parents... Daina has been coming on Thursday mornings before school with the TFCU Savings Program! She reports that there is a strong showing among Fawn Mountain families and is excited to see our students every week. Thank you for your support!

    Click on the headliner for a detailed In-School Youth Savings Account brochure/application brought to you by Tongass Federal Credit Union.

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  • Library News

    The last day to request holds: May 5. Last day for class check-out: May 12. Books go to "LOST" at day end: May 19. Please help Mrs B by returning all books by May 19th! THANK YOU!

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  • Parking Lot Safety !

    Mornings and afternoons the parking area at Fawn Mountain is very busy. When dropping off and picking up students, please either pull up curbside or walk your children through the lot to the sidewalk. Several instances of children darting into traffic have occurred. If you are a driver please be especially aware of children in the parking area. Thank you for your cooperation to keep all of the children safe.

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  • Fight the Flu

    Ketchikan Public Health Center has informed us that Ketchikan is seeing an increase in the number of confirmed influenza cases. If you have any questions, please contact the health center at 225-4350. Click on the headline to see a Fight The Flu poster.

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  • Fun Flu Facts

    Click here to learn more about The Flu!

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  • Japanese Teacher

    Fawn Mountain would like to welcome Yuri Sensei to our classrooms this month! We will be learning Japanese culture and language from her following a wonderful assembly from the visiting exchange students last month. Welcome, Yuri Sensei!

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  • Alleutian Ballad

    Mrs. Guenther and Ms. Kelly's 5th grade classes recently toured with the Alleutian Ballad. It was a wonderful day for them and a lot was learned on this exciting excursion!

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  • January Rock Stars!

    January Rock Stars were nominated by our Librarian, Mrs. B. They are her 6th grade helpers: Kylie, Kyan, Vivek, Faith, Logenn and Mackenzie!

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  • 2017 Fawn Mountain Spelling Bee

    Trevor Dash will represent our school this Thursday at the District Bee at Houghtaling! Way to go, Trevor !

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  • Participants in Fawn Mountain's 2017 Spelling Bee

    Please click on the headline to view this year's Spelling Bee Classroom winners and Alternates! Congratulations to all of our brave students for taking part this year!

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  • Elizabeth Peratrovich

    The Elizabeth Peratrovich Family Celebration Day on February 11th, hosted by Alaska Native Brotherhood and Sisterhood, began with the "Welcome Song" by Fawn Mountain preschool students. Featured at the Discovery Center is the wave of hands that all of the students from Fawn Mountain contributed. Thanks to Ms Tandra, Ms Sharon, Ms Sarah and Ms Melissa!

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  • Thankful for the USCG

    The Chief Petty Officers' Association presented Mr. Escalante a check from the proceeds of the Haunted Mansion this past October. The money will help Fawn Mountain students learn about growing one's own food in an environmentally friendly way. Many thanks to our friends at the Coast Guard Base Ketchikan. We are excited about our plans to build a greenhouse and we thank everyone for their support!

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  • Click here to link to a parent survey!

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  • Breakfast Club

    Breakfast is free for all students every day! Breakfast is served from 8:30 until 8:50 when school begins. If you would like to donate to our food closet, we welcome non-perishable (nut free) food items to serve. Thank you!

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  • Interested in online math help?

    Our new math program has a free app that can be downloaded on a smart phone, iPAD or iPOD. The app is called "Bounce Pages." It downloads within seconds and has 3 easy steps for getting help. The app scans the homework page and then pulls up an instructional video. Go to the App Store and download it now for math help in the comfort of your own home!

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  • Box Tops

    Fawn Mt. receives 10 cents for each box top turned in. Each month the class that has collected the most box tops is recognized on our box top window. Click on BOX TOPS title to find a fun sheet for submission. Thank you.

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  • Community Reference Guide

    Here are a list of Community contact information.

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  • Title One

    Fawn Mountain Families did you know that we are a Title I school? We qualify for this federal Title I funding because 55% of our students qualify for a free or reduced lunch. We want you to know that you are a valued partner in your child's education and we encourage you to visit and/or volunteer. If you have any questions about our Title I status or programs feel free to contact Mr. Escalante.

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