• Fairfield Area Elementary School

    Frequently Asked Questions


    Q: What time does school start?

    A: Students should be in class by 8:55 a.m.


    Q: What time does school end?

    A: Dismissal begins at 3:25 p.m.


    Q: What should I do if I need to change my child's end-of-day transportation?

    A: Please call the elementary school office by 2:30 p.m. if you need to change from car rider to bus or bus to car rider. 


    Q: Who do I talk to about changing buses?

    A: Mrs. Wivell is our transportation coordinator and will help with any bus issues. Please allow 3 days for a transfer if accepted. 


    Q: My child is sick! What do I do?

    A: Keep them home. Call the elementary school office and let the secretary know your child will be out. If your child is out 3 days or more, he or she will need a doctor's note when they return to school.