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ABOUT ME

Time for the Book Fair!

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IT'S TIME TO FUND THE FERN! 

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We met our fundraising goal (and then some)!

$80K

Mission:

  • To cover the operational budgets of both the PTA and the Fernbank Foundation

  • Capital improvements

  • Part-time and Full-time employees

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Bake and Bring Your Best!

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The Fernbank Foundation is excited to present the 2022 Auction - 90s style!

Mark your calendars for a night full of fun opportunities to support Fernbank Elementary.

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The 90s called and they are looking for volunteers!  Click here for more information about how you can help!

March 18, 2022

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WE LOVE FERNBANK TEACHERS + STAFF

CONGRATS + THANK YOU!

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Teacher of the Year

Peter Frederick has taught Special Needs Kindergarten at Fernbank for the past 5 years.

His teaching career began in 2002.

He holds a master's degree in Special Education and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Educational Leadership from Cambridge College. He received his undergraduate degree at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on a full athletic track and field scholarship. He is a former Track and Field Athlete for Trinidad and Tobago and competed in the Olympics in 2000 in Sydney, Australia.

He is also an Assistant Track Coach at Druid Hills High School.

PETER FREDERICK

Educational Support Professional

of the Year 1

CAROLINE SPILLERS

Caroline Spillers has been a Counselor at Fernbank since 2016. She started her career at Canby Lane in 2011 and has also worked at Oak Grove and Sagamore Hills schools.  She is an avid runner and a big fan of Auburn University, her alma mater. 

Educational Support Professional
of the Year 2

AMANDA HICKEY

Amanda Hickey has been a paraprofessional at Fernbank ES since 2017 and became the Director of the Aftercare program in 2019.  Originally from Staten Island, NY, Ms. Hickey chose to pursue a career in education after having been a Print Production Coordinator for 10 years in Manhattan NY.  

Fernbank is an IB World School

The International Baccalaureate (IB) aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

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STUDENT MEAL SERVICE UPDATE

DCSD will again be providing free school lunches to all students in the 2021-22 school year.  

FOR MORE INFO CLICK BELOW

Questions? Concerns?

We are here for you!

Please contact us with your questions and any concerns you may have.  We will get back to you!

 

Fill out the form or send an email: 
fernbankelementaryPTA@gmail.com

Thank you!

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TIME FOR LOVE