La Gazette Archive
Congratulations to our 8th grade graduates!
Each year, our 8th graders have the opportunity to embark on a two-week class trip to the country of their beginning language (French, German, Mandarin, or Spanish).
This FAIS tradition featured music all day, all over campus from students, parents, staff, and guest bands!
For their final unit of inquiry of the year, preschoolers explored "Living things have needs."
Last Wednesday, 7th graders from Mr. Luther's digital design class took a field trip to the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry to check out its summer exhibit, "The Science of Pixar."
This year over 7,000 volunteer hours have been logged... and we know that doesn’t cover all the time that our amazing parents have put into the various initiatives around campus (if you haven't logged your hours, please do so here).
Our 5th graders return home tomorrow after two weeks in Paris on their class exchange trip
This is the time of year when we say farewell to those who are leaving us for their next adventure.
"As a former student at FAIS, I wanted to share with the community a trip in Europe that I have now been on for three months focused around my passion for soccer (or football in the rest of the world).
Awakening a creative talent. Empowering teachers with development opportunities to inspire our students. Forging a connection to the environment through our nature trail and Discovery Park.
Teachers Camille C., Véronique P., Alix, and Melanie spent three days at a workshop retreat and visit of the Opal School, adjacent to the Oregon Children's Museum. They were transformed by what they learned.
Thank you to our Middle School student volunteers! From student council and student ambassadors to club members and our first-ever platinum-level Eagle Excellence Award recipient (soaring past ONE HUNDRED volunteer hours)...
Last month, Joshua Widdows won the 100-meter race in the district track finals – and became the first FAIS student athlete to win the 100-meter in 15 years of league competition!
We're so happy to officially welcome next year's new families to the FAIS community! From Toute Petite Section (early preschool for 2½-year-olds) to 8th grade, our incoming parents and students gathered last Friday to meet fellow new families, chat with current families, and celebrate the next step in their journey over food and drinks.