Family Fun Day and Silent Auction

February 14, 2018


Family Fun Day and Silent Auction will take place Saturday, March 10th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This is one of our school’s biggest fundraisers. Funds raised during this event help fund the Reading Lab and other important programs that help our children succeed.

Besides attending the event, there are many ways you can help:

  • Become a Sponsor to help underwrite the costs associated with the event
  • Rent a Booth
  • Volunteer

This is a great opportunity to help the school while having fun. We look forward to seeing you on March 10th!

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Spring Box Top Contest

February 12, 2018

We will be having a Spring Box Top Contest until Monday, February 26We realize that this is short notice but we need your help to make this a successful box top collection. We need you to coordinate the Box Top Collection for your classes. Please see the instructions below on how to submit the box tops to the office:
     · Each class must submit their box tops in groups of 50 in plastic bag with a 50 marked in the front, and teachers name on the bag.
     · Only bags grouped in sets of 50 will be accepted
     · All plastic bags can be submitted to main office.
     · Winning class in the Lower Grades and Upper Grades will get a Spring Pizza party!!!
We need all Box Tops submitted by Monday, February 26, 2018.

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February 7, 2018


The VPK Lottery will be held at DFE on Feb. 23. in the media center at 9 am.

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A Message from the Principal

February 2, 2018

Dear Students, Parents and Community Members,

Welcome to David Fairchild Elementary home of the Falcons. We work tirelessly every day to deliver a caring and safe learning environment, with rigorous and relevant curricula for our students. As such, we aspire to provide all stakeholders with exceptional service. If at any time you feel that the service you receive does not meet these standards, I urge you to contact my office at 305-665-5483. Our goal is that your experience, as a valued member of our school community, reflects a culture of learning, respect, and quality.

If for any reason your concerns cannot be addressed by my office, please contact the Central Region Office Stakeholder Relations Department at 305-499-5050.

We look forward to working together to continue creating a school climate that every stakeholder can be proud of.


Lucy Amengual, Principal

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Congratulations to…

January 30, 2018

Please join us in congratulating Ms. Calero,
David Fairchild Elementary’s Teacher of the Year


Please join us in congratulating Mr. Suarez,
David Fairchild Elementary’s Rookie Teacher of the Year

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