• 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 470 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 grades 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 -- School Dismissal 
    Every Friday -- 12:30 Dismissal for grades K-3
     
    School Year: 
    August 18, 2021 - June 9, 2022
    Students are dismissed at 11:20 on June 9
     
     

    The 2021-2022 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 14, 2021  October 5, 2021
     November 9, 2021 January 11, 2022
     February 8, 2022 March 8, 2022
     April 5, 2022  May 10, 2021
     
    *Kindergarten Information*
    August 18-October 1 -- Kindergarten is dismissed at 11:20 a.m. daily (M-F).
    Kindergarten begins full-day schedule on October 4, 2021 - 8:00 am - 2:10 pm.
    12:25 p.m. Friday dismissal for kindergarteners begins on October 4, 2021.
     
    Conference Week
    Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held during the week of September 27-October 1.  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 6 - Labor Day
    September 7 - Staff Development Day
    October 11 - Staff Development Day
    November 11 and 12 - Veteran's Day
    November 24-26 - Thanksgiving Recess
    December 20-31 - Holiday Recess
    January 17 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    January 18 - Staff Development Day
    February 21-25 - Winter Recess
    April 18-22 - Spring Recess
    May 30 - Memorial Day