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Preschool Ephemeral Art

Check out these ephemeral art sun catchers made by our Preschool class! A beautiful way to decorate the school entrance, feed the birds, and take advantage of this cold weather!

Vive la Galette!

La fête des Rois, a very French tradition! Nous aimons tous la Galette 

A very big thank you to the Grades 1-5 parents who generously made these delicious “galettes des rois” for the celebration in Elementary School today.

Grade 6: A fun life science lab activity !

Have you ever wondered how scientists extract DNA from an organism? Grade 6 students enjoyed a fun life science lab activity this afternoon: DNA extraction from strawberries!

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Grades 1-8 Winter Festival

Grades 1-8 students performed Winter-related songs this morning to celebrate the holiday season with all its snow, dressing up for the cold, sleighing, etc.


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Dec. 2: Book fair at Barnes & Noble

Come out and support FASP on Saturday, December 2nd between 10AM de 5PM!

The book fair is a fun, family event sponsored by the Parents’ Association. 20% of sales made using the book fair ID 12022017 goes towards our school. Plus, families have a chance to donate books for our school libraries too.

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What can I buy at the Barnes & Noble FASP Book Fair?
Anything you’d expect to see at a book store: books, CDs, DVDs, etc. Consider purchasing a book from the school’s wish list to be donated to the school library for all students to use. Toys and games: B&N has a wide variety of toys and educational games for kids through age 12, including a good selection of Lego sets. Coffee, tea, snacks and lunch: The café at the book store offers a full café menu. The school will earn the rewards from food purchases at the café, too. B&N gift cards are also available.

When you make your purchases, make sure you mention the FASP book fair ID 12022017.

What is the schedule for the day ?
We have lots of activities to keep you entertained while you are in the store!
10:30 – Story Time in French with Amélie
10:30 – Face painting (until 1pm)
1:00 – Story time with Gina Cascone & Bree Sheppard
2:00 – FASP Choir performance Grades 1-8
2:30 – Learn to sketch superheroes
3:00 – Origami craft
4:00 – Keychain craft

What if I can’t be at the Book Fair on December 2nd?
You can still participate by making your purchases online at from December 2 – December 7. When you check out, please reference the FASP Book fair ID 12022017

Please tell your friends and family to stop by on December 2 or shop online using the code. Attached is a coupon to pass around.

Remember to wear your FASP T-Shirts!


Art Display at the Princeton Public Library

Stop by to see their work at the Princeton Public Library on Witherspoon Street in downtown Princeton (on the 3rd floor – children). Our school will be featured until December 3rd.

Art pieces on display were made by our students in Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten (3 to 5 years old).

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We’re proud of our school!

We are extremely proud of our students, faculty and staff demonstrating their school spirit today!


Fire Safety Talk (Grades 3-8)

The Plainsboro Fire Company came back last week to speak to our Grades 3-8 students. This time, they talked about how to evaluate fire hazards and ways to prevent and react to those dangers (smoke alarms, fire extinguishers and escape plans). Students were also able to take an up-close look at a fire truck as well as all the equipment used by the department.

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Halloween gathering

Yesterday, all FASP students, faculty and staff had a chance to show their Halloween spirit, dressed up in their cute, funny, weird, or wacky costumes

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Fire Safety Talk (Preschool to Grade 2)

The Plainsboro Fire Company visited our school today to talk about fire prevention with our students. The assembly started inside with a talk about how fire can be so dangerous and the importance of having an exit plan. Students learned about the gear firefighters wear, and visited their truck. Thank you Fire Station 49!

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Get your taste buds ready for La semaine du goût!

The week of taste, la semaine du goût in French, is a traditional event in France that started more than 25 years ago to encourage children and adults alike to become more educated about food. It is so successful that it has been created in other countries like Belgium, Switzerland, Romania and even Japan, showing that fighting for the taste is a worldwide passion.This year is the 28th anniversary of the Semaine du Goût.

For this occasion, our Maternelle students will host their first presentation followed by a breakfast tomorrow! Get your taste buds ready for La semaine du gout!


Gr.1-5 Field Trip: Liberty Science Center

Today, Grades 1-5 students are going on a field trip to the Liberty Science Center. Our young scientists will participate in activities that introduce and promote scientific thinking and reasoning. Students were excited, antsy, and ready to go this morning !

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Lots of new books on our school library shelves!

Fundraising events and activities help us keep our shelves full of new books. Over the summer, we were able to add more than 250 new books to our library shelves! These new books allow our students access to the latest titles and the most up-to-date information on many topics. We are extremely grateful to the FASP Parents’ Association for their generous contribution to our libraries.

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