Senior Advice

Senior Advice

Seniors, it’s time! We just had our annual College Fair evening with over 100 colleges and universities in attendance, and we are halfway through all of our day visits from 150+ colleges, this means it is time to get working on those college applications. By now,...
A Tight Community

A Tight Community

When seeking out high schools or even colleges, people often ask what they should be looking for that makes it special. What is that one thing that puts one school above another? The short answer is that there is not just one thing that makes any school better than...
Junior Advice

Junior Advice

If you’ve been following this blog the past few weeks, you may have noticed that we’ve been giving out advice to the different classes. Now we are ready to speak to the juniors and set them up for success for the last two years of their high school career. You’ve...
Sophomore Advice

Sophomore Advice

The other week, we advised the freshmen who were starting off their high school careers. Now it is time to move up the ladder and speak to the next class. No longer the newest students on campus, sophomores are in a unique position. By now, they should have figured...
Why Attend the College Fair

Why Attend the College Fair

Advanced Programs Counselor, Justin Voss, works with students in our Advanced Science and Engineering Program, our International Business Program, as well as students doing the International Baccalaureate Program. He helps them out with their academic needs as well as...
Prep Pride: Freshmen Advice

Prep Pride: Freshmen Advice

Freshmen, the time has come. You’ve completed years of education and now you are here on the big stage, high school. Now you get to see first-hand if all of those movies about high school will really come to life in the halls of Fairmont Prep. If you’ve ever seen...
Back to School at Fairmont Prep

Back to School at Fairmont Prep

How can you not love the first day of school? Sure, it does signify the end of summer and some beautiful carefree days here in Southern California, but the start of school brings so much potential. There is that eagerness to see old friends, meet new teachers, and...
Prep Pride: Start of School

Prep Pride: Start of School

After a quiet, somewhat dormant summer at Fairmont Prep, the campus has come alive this week as teachers have returned to prepare for another great school year. The campus has some new improvements, most notably in the gym with a new floor, scoreboard, and the...