Annual Awards sponsored by the Fairfield Alumni Association:
Senior Scholarship Award:
The FAA invites all graduating seniors of Fairfield High School to apply for this $500 award to aid in his/her post secondary education. The award is judged on financial need, high school involvement, extra curricular activities, community involvement, grades, and future educational goals. The student must complete the first semester of their education and pass all classes in their chosen curriculum.
The FAA presents a $100 cash award to the class valedictorian.
The Kittinger Family Spirit Award was created to be awarded to the over all outstanding senior. This award was originally funded by Kenneth and Evelyn (Wetzel) Kittinger (both deceased), members of the class of 1931. The FAA in now funding this $100 cash award based on the following merits; school spirit, community spirit, and alumni spirit.
What the Alumni Association has donated to the school:
Each year at our Banquet we donate $75.00 (each) to the Knightyme Impression Show Choir, Fairfield High School Jazz Band, and the Art Department. These groups so graciously give of their time to provide the FAA with entertainment.
Items we have donated in the past:
A laptop for the high school students and teachers, digital books for the elementary library, band instruments and books for the high school library. We donated, in partnership with other organizations, for an ice machine for the track and soccer field, cash donation to help purchase items for the revitalization of the elementary courtyard, baby grand piano, band uniforms, sound system for the old track and soccer field. We donated, in collaboration with the class of 1970, to provide the sign for the entrance to the school, and the Fairfield Knight Emblem on the outside wall of the new gymnasium (facing Fairfield Rd.) and the lettering “Fairfield Area School District”.