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Back-to-School information 18-19
FAIS' Extracurricular Department offers optional workshops centered around the arts during one week in the fall and one week in the spring. Registration for both ACE Week (for Lower School students) and Arts Week (for Middle School students) is offered on a day-by-day basis. Students may attend as many or as few days as they wish. Registration will open on August 17.
Fall ACE / Arts Week: October 22 - 26
Spring ACE / Arts Week: February 25 - March 1
Gilkey Athletics offers a number of fall, winter and spring competitive sports teams. Most teams compete in the Metro Christian League (MCL), a sports league for independent, private and public middle schools.
Each season lasts two to three months and meets for practice and/or competition about three times per week. The cost for each sport is $160. There is a “no cut” policy. Teams will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Fall sports include cross country, soccer, and volleyball.
The Extracurricular Department offers specialized workshops and field trips on most in-service days and Parent-Teacher Conference days through the FAIS Plus program. Registration for FAIS Plus will open on August 17.
- October 12
- November 19-20
- March 21-22
- March 25
- May 10: 5th Annual FAIS+ Bike Ride
- Super Yearly Plan (FASCA and FAIS+): $3,100
- Yearly Plan: $2,250
- Semester Plan: $1,175 (September—January / February—June)
Updates may also be faxed or emailed directly from the doctor's office to (503) 292-7444 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you need to claim a medical exemption, please visit this website.
Organic, 2% milk from Alpenrose Dairy is available for purchase for the school year. If you wish to participate, please provide your child with a cup.
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All students (and their parents) in 3rd-8th grades must sign and return responsible use agreements each year before they are allowed to access school computers and digital tools. These forms are to be turned in the first week of school.
|PS-K||8:15 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. (12:15 half day)|
|1st-5th||8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.|
|6th-8th||8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.|
Students may be dropped off as early as 7:30 a.m. FASCA (after-school care) is available after school until 6 p.m.
Visit this link for helpful tips for drop-off and transitioning to school for young students.
- FriAug17 Registration Opens for Extracurricular Programs
Mill Pond Park Gathering for New & Returning FAIS Families
10:00 AM to 12:00 PMMill Pond Park, Forest Heights Neighborhood
Bring a snack or lawn game to share with other new and current FAIS families at the park. All grades welcome! Look for the FAIS banner to find our location.
New Parent Orientation
5:45 PM to 8:00 PMRose Préau Commons, FAIS Campus
This event is for all new FAIS parents. Current FAIS parents new to Gilkey with rising 6th graders are strongly encouraged to attend. Students are neither expected nor required to be present. See event description for details.
- TueSep04 First Day of School for Middle School Students
- TueSep04 Lower School Welcome Day