• 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 2019-2020 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 10, 2019  October 8, 2019
     November 12, 2019 January 14, 2020
     February 11, 2020 March 10, 2020
     April 7, 2020  May 12, 2020
     
    *Kindergarten Information*
    August 21-October 4 -- Kindergarten is dismissed at 11:20 a.m. daily (M-F).
    Kindergarten begins full day schedule on October 7, 2019. 
    12:25 p.m. Friday dismissal for kindergarteners begins on October 11, 2019.
     
    Conference Week
    Parent Teacher Conferences will be held during the week of September 30-October 4.  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 2 - Labor Day
    September 16 - Staff Development Day
    October 14 - Staff Development Day
    November 11 - Veteran's Day
    November 27-29 - Thanksgiving Recess
    December 23-January 3 - Holiday Recess
    January 20 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    January 21 - Staff Development Day
    February 17-21 - Winter Recess
    April 13-17 - Spring Recess
    May 25 - Memorial Day