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Site Council

Site Council Members

  • Matt Newell- Principal
  • Kirsten Pitzer- Parent
  • Michelle Richard- Reading Specialist (Title I)
  • Paul Hamilton-  Specialist Teacher (Physical Education)

Our School Motto

"We are Fearlessly Focused and Flourishing!"

Firwood Family Vision

"We believe that every student can learn and grow to their maximum social, emotional, and academic potential."

Our School Mission

"The mission of Firwood Elementary is to educate the whole child in a nurturing learning community.  A community committed to fostering literate, responsible citizens capable of learning and applying academic and social skills successfully in any life setting."

Site Council Meetings

  • October 18th 
  • November 15th
  • December 
  • January 17th
  • February 21st
  • March 21st
  • April 18th
  • May 16th

Our Firwood Values

  • Growth
  • Positive Environments
  • Learning
  • Improving our Skills
  • Meeting the needs of our Students

We value Growth- We believe that all students can grow academically and socially regardless of their circumstances.  

We value Positive Environments- Creating a safe and caring environment for all students is key for our schools success.

We value Learning- We value rigorous and engaging learning opportunities.

We value Improving our Skills- Providing meaningful and relevant professional development opportunities for our staff on specific topics related to Firwood's goals. 

We value Meeting the needs of our Students- Providing a functioning Professional Learning Communities culture where staff work together to review data, implement strategies, and create lessons/activities to meet the needs of all students.        

 -The Firwood Family