FAQ’s

Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about Fairmount:
When is the first day of school?
Fairmount follows the SFUSD schedule, which you can see here: SFUSD Calendar
What are Fairmount's hours?

Start time is 8:30am everyday. School ends at 2:50pm everyday except Thursday, when school is out at 1:35pm:

  • Monday:  8:30am – 2:50pm
  • Tuesday:  8:30am – 2:50pm
  • Wednesday:  8:30am – 2:50pm
  • Thursday:  8:30am – 1:35pm
  • Friday:  8:30am – 2:50pm

We strongly urge you to walk, roll, or take public transit to school, but if you must drive, read about how drop off and pickup in our White Zone.

Where is Fairmount?
How can I contact Fairmount?

See our Contact Us page.

What is the extended care program?
Before and After School care is provided on school grounds by the Stonestown YMCA.

You can read more about it here…. <add link>.

What does the cafeteria serve for breakfast and lunch?
School menus are posted on the SFUSD Menus Page.

To see Fairmount’s menu, follow the Breakfast/Lunch link under Elementary Schools — not the one under Elementary Schools with Pre-K.

How do I stay up to date on school events and announcements?
Check out the Communications page for details.
How can I get involved?
Volunteer!   <<add link>>

Come to PTA, SSC and ELAC meetings!

Join us at morning circle at the beginning of each day!