News & Events

There's always something exciting happening at FASP, and we want to help you stay informed of current news and school events. We will update this page regularly with important announcements and news. Please check back often!

Lunar New Year Parade!

Prior to the Presidents’ Day Recess, students in maternelle and elementary enjoyed a parade in honor of the Lunar New Year. Students safely lined the halls and watched as the dragon made its way throughout FASP. The dragon, made from various items found at craft stores, was created by FASP STEM Teacher Ms. Jill. Students…

2021 Math Challenges!

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!      

Crazy Hair Day!

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.   

Grade 8 Students Awarded “Best Newcomer” in NJ Regional Future City Competition

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…

FASP Faculty Members Participate in Mindfulness Project

Over the past several weeks, faculty members participated in a “mindfulness project.” The project, led by local instructor Nina Mongendre-Samonov, helps teachers identify the students’ emotional states and how they can affect the learning process. Mongendre-Samonov provided tools and exercises to manage negative emotions, and restore students’ well-being and focus in the classroom. Funded by…

Students Watch Inauguration

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.