• Fairwood Explorer Elementary School 
    Address: 1110 Fairwood Ave. Sunnyvale, CA 94089
    Phone: 408-523-4870

     

     
    Fairwood Explorer is located on the north side of Sunnyvale, CA in a suburban community. We serve 430 students in grades K-5. Our school has one preschool classroom, three classrooms of 24 students each in grades K-3, a K-2 special day class, 2 classrooms of 32 students each in grade 4-5, and one combination classes at 4th/5th.  The ethnic makeup of our school community is 35% Caucasian, 16.2% Hispanic, 13.3% Asian Indian, 11.9% Filipino, and 11% Chinese students for 87.4%, with the remainder split among other ethnic groups. 21% of our students are English Learners. 
     
     
    School Hours:
    8:00 -- School Begins
    2:15 -- Scool Dismissal 
    Every Friday -- 12:30 Dismissal for grades K-3
     
    School Year: 
    August 15, 2018 - June 5, 2019
    Students are dismissed at 11:20 on June 5
     
     

     The 2018-2019 District Calendar can be found here.

    For quicker information, important dates related to minimum days, vacations, holidays, and Staff Development have been listed below.

     
    Teacher Learning Days -- 12:30 Dismissal for All Students
     September 11, 2018  October 9, 2018
     November 6, 2018 January 8, 2019
     February 12, 2019 March 12, 2019
     April 9, 2019  May 14, 2019
     
    *Kindergarten Information*
    August 15-September 28 -- Kindergarten is dismissed at 11:20 a.m. daily (M-F).
    Kindergarten begins full day schedule on October 1, 2018. 
    12:30 p.m. Friday dismissal for kindergarteners begins on October 5, 2018.
     
    Conference Week
    Parent Teacher Conferences will be held during the week of September 24-28.  During this week, all students will be dismissed at 11:20.  Teachers will create a schedule for Parent Teacher conferences during this week.
     
    Holidays and Staff Development Days -- No School For Students
    September 3 - Labor Day
    September 4 - Staff Development Day
    October 15 - Staff Development Day
    November 12 - Veteran's Day, observed
    November 21-23 - Thanksgiving Recess
    December 24-January 4 - Holiday Recess
    January 28 - Staff Development Day
    February 18-22 - Winter Recess
    April 15-19 - Spring Recess
    May 27 - Memorial Day