​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Every student's success is rooted in support from home.  ​



    Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO){0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO)<span class="ms-rteFontSize-5">Please visit our <a href="" target="_blank">Fireside PTO</a> website.</span>



    Report Absence{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Report Absence<h1>Fireside Elementary</h1>​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​If your student will be absent from school, please complete this form ​to notify the school attendance office.<br>
    Volunteer Information{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Volunteer Information​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Thank you for volunteering! Volunteers are an integral part of the BVSD community. We appreciate your desire to work with us to achieve greater service for all of the communities we serve.<div><br></div>
    Fundraising{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Fundraising<p><span class="ms-rteFontSize-4">​​​Fireside Elementary School's Fundrasing is driven primarily by the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). Please see this</span><a href="" target="_blank"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-4"> link</span></a><span class="ms-rteFontSize-4"> for details: </span><br></p>
    Parent Community Resources{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Parent Community Resources
    School Accountability Committee (SAC){0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}School Accountability Committee (SAC)School Accountability Committee: Meets in the library six times over the course of the year on Thursdays from <span data-term="goog_2043335145">5:30-7:00</span>. 2017-18 meeting dates are:<div><br></div><div><div><strong>Oct. 5</strong></div><div><strong>Nov. 9 - </strong><a href="">Agenda</a><br></div><div><strong>Jan. 11 - <a href="">Agenda</a></strong></div><div><strong>March 8 - <a href="">Agenda</a></strong></div><br>Purpose: The purpose of this committee is to provide opportunities for parents, staff, and community members to be involved in the planning and evaluation of the school improvement goals and the school’s instructional programming.  There will also be topics of discussion added to the agenda to ensure parents are well informed and abreast to current research and topics of interest.<div><br></div><div>Doug Cotton - Co-Chair<br>Corinne Johnson - Co-Chair<br>OPEN - Secretary<br>Carolyn Harvey - PTO and PAC Representative <br>Anna Siepmann - DAC Representative<br> <div><br></div></div></div>
    Fees and Payments{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Fees and Payments​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​School fees may be paid online or at your school.  Lunch meals may also be paid online.<div> </div>
    School Supplies{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}School Supplies<p>​​​​​​​​</p>
    Fireside Ambassador Program{0316da40-020d-4e0e-bdb1-3a130a271d47}Fireside Ambassador Program<h5>The <strong>Fireside Ambassador Program</strong> is a new program at Fireside to provide support for all grade level families. The Ambassadors are here to help answer any questions that parents and families may have related to Fireside, the community, or the district. The Fireside Ambassador Program aims to:<br></h5><ul><li><h5>Ensure that every child and family in the classroom is supported to negotiate the resources of the school and the community. <br></h5></li><li><h5>Support access to extra-curricular activities within the school and externally in the community, including helping to find information and navigate funding. <br></h5></li><li><h5>Be a source of ongoing support, information, and connections for new families to Fireside, International families, and Multi-lingual families. <br></h5></li><li><h5>Build a more inclusive community.<br></h5></li><li><h5>Celebrate diversity at Fireside Elementary. <br><br></h5></li></ul><h5>Please take a look at our <a href="/parents/Documents/Ambassador%20Program%20Guide.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Ambassador Program Guide.pdf</a>, which contains information about the program, our community, and Fireside. <br class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-2"></h5><p><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-2"><span style="font-size:14px;">Also - please take a look at our <a href="" target="_blank">list of SUMMER CAMP</a> information. This list is always growing!</span><br></span></p><h5>For more information, please reach out to <a href="/About/directory/Pages/gay_salim.aspx" target="_blank">Gay Salim, Teacher - ESL, EL </a>or <a href="">Gillian Millar</a> Ambassador Program Co-coordinator. </h5><span></span>