Over the past several months, students in grade 6 created arcade games! Following the model of Caine’s Arcade and the Global Cardboard Challenge, students created classic arcade games using common items such as cardboard, clothespins, spoons and even cups. Once the projects were finished, students then showcased their work by hosting a carnival-style event which…

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On April 8th, our students and team members were able to enjoy a delicious crêpe! Made fresh to order, students and team members enjoyed a sweet treat during the day. With a choice of sugar, strawberry jam or plain, those who enjoyed a crêpe certainly had a sweet moment during the day! A huge thank…

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At the end of March, our students celebrated Jersey Day! Students wore their favorite soccer, football, baseball and basketball jerseys in honor of the day. Throughout the halls, we spotted famous athletes from all around the world. Go team!

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On March 23rd, students in grade 8 participated in a Math Olympics competition! The competition challenged students to solve mathematical problems set by teachers in French regions. The problems required the grade 8 students to use skills such as critical thinking, research and reasoning. To find out more about the Math Olympics, please click here: http://olympiades-maths.prefas.org/…

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In honor and recognition of Black History Month, students in class 6B heard and discussed the poetry book “The Undefeated.” The poetry book details notable African Americans in the United States, while outlining their accomplishments and pivotal actions throughout history. After hearing the poetry book, students were able to ask questions and discuss themes within…

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On February 8th, students in grades 5 through 8 participated in a math challenge! While this year’s challenge was organized through Zoom rooms to allow students to collaborate, students worked on a variety of math topics while working together as a team. Congratulations to all students who participated!      

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From glitter to dye, things got crazy at FASP in celebration of Crazy Hair Day! Students throughout all grade levels showed their creativity by displaying their craziest hairstyles that came to mind. Take a look at some of the styles that appeared in our building on February 8th.   

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Did you hear? Students in grade 8 were recently awarded “Best Newcomer” at the New Jersey State “Future City” Competition. The eighth-graders, named Team Alkina, were led by FASP STEM Teacher, Ms. Jill. Since October 2020, students in grade 8 collaboratively worked on their project for the competition. The student-ran project required competitors to create…

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Students who participated in November’s mock presidential election finalized learning about the electoral process by watching the inauguration. Students watched as the newly elected President and Vice President were sworn in during the inaugural event held in Washington D.C.

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Over the past several weeks, students in seventh grade were tasked with developing a physical or digital product that solves a problem. If the students so choose, they can then enter their product prototypes into the “Inventor’s Challenge 2020.” The challenge is an annual competition, and the winners could take home the grand prize of…

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