Fernan STEM Academy Weekly Update

Week of 12/12-12/19

No goals are too high where falcons fly. We’re brilliant, kind and strong!

Upcoming Events

12/14-PTA sponsored 'Date Night', 5:30-7:30

12/15-3-5 Invention Convention; First Grade Reindeer Performance

12/16-UGM gifts due

12/19-12/23-Spirit Week

12/20-PTA Pictures with Santa/Cookie Exchange, 5-6:30

12/26-1/6- Winter Break (No School)

1/9-School Resumes

Arrival, Dismissal and Lunch Schedule

Link to Cd'A School District Family Calendar

Link to Cd'A Lunch Menu

The 4th Tuesday of every month is a Roger's PTA fundraiser. Fernan will earn 20% of your total receipt. We have vouchers in the office if you're interested.

Spirit Week 12/19-12/23

  • 12/19 Monday: Ugly Sweater Day
  • 12/20 Tuesday: Hat Day
  • 12/21 Wednesday: Red/Green Day
  • 12/22 Thursday: Favorite Character Day
  • 12/23 Friday: PJ Day

Journey to the North Pole with Fernan!

UGM Tree

There is a tree by the office with ornaments dedicated to fulfilling needs that United Gospel Mission has specified.

Directions for the donation tags:

  1. The items needed are listed on individual tags/ornaments.

  2. Once purchased, tape the tag to the gift somewhere that is visible.

  3. Bring the purchased item UNWRAPPED back to Fernan STEM Academy and place it under the tree by Dec. 16th.

Thank you for giving back to our wonderful community. It is truly appreciated.

Teacher Giving Tree

If you'd like some gift ideas for your child's teacher on supplies that are needed for their classroom, check out the paper ornaments on the 'Teacher Giving Tree'.

It's growing before our eyes! Take a look at the lettuce in our aquaponics system!

Nurse Newsletter

Brrrr! Please send your child dressed for the weather.

Let us know if you are in need of any winter clothing items for your child/ren. We want them warm and safe!

AMAZON purchases can help raise funds for Fernan's PTA! It's so easy!

1. Open the Amazon shopping app

2. Navigate to the main menu

3. Tap on settings and select "AmazonSmile"

4. Select your charity-Fernan STEM Academy PTA
5. Follow the on-screen instructions to turn ON AmazonSmile in the mobile app

6. Future eligible purchases will generate a quarterly donation to Fernan STEM Academy

7. Shop through AmazonSmile and earn money for Fernan's PTA. Our PTA supports our students and activities in many different ways!

Weekly STEM Home Activity: Snow Globes

We are looking for donations for Fernan's 'Maker Space' and our art room.

If you notice any of these items around your home, we are looking for the following:

Bottle caps from soda or water bottles


Popsicle Sticks

Regular straws

Tape of all kinds

TP Rolls (w/o the tp)

Foam balls

Smaller wood pieces

Construction paper (any color)

Hot glue sticks

Thank you! Please send items with your child.

Is your child riding the bus to another location?

You must complete this form in advance. Transportation (208) 667-3451

Fernan STEM Academy


Vision Statement: Our Fernan Falcons empower one another to be problem solvers who ask, imagine, plan, create, and grow.

Mission Statement: We build the future by inspiring, engaging, and empowering students to become critical thinking problem solvers who work collaboratively to improve the world around them.