Welcome to the 2019-20 School Year

Welcome to the 2019-20 School Year   For the first time, we are starting the school year with our new name: Dolores Huerta Elementary School, and we are very excited. All of us at Dolores Huerta Elementary extend a warm welcome to the incoming families for the...

Welcome Incoming Kinder Families

Welcome to all our incoming kinder families. All of us at Dolores Huerta Elementary extend a warm welcome to our incoming kindergarten families for the 2019-2020 school year. We’ve got a school orientation coming up in May, playdates over the summer, and a...

Commemorate Dolores Huerta Elementary

Help us Commemorate Dolores Huerta Elementary As you may know, our school’s name was recently changed from Fairmount to Dolores Huerta Elementary. Principal Rodriguez summarized the reason for the name change as follows: “Our school is where we want to teach...

Documentary Screening

DOLORES: Free Movie Screening ELAC and PTA invite you to a FREE screening of the award winning documentary film DOLORES. Friday May 3, 2019 6 PM – 8 PM In the Cafeteria Learn about the living legend Dolores Huerta and her legacy. Hear the story of the woman behind the...

Fiestaval 2019

Fiestaval is coming, and we need your help creating art. Our year-end festival, Fiestaval will be held a few weeks earlier this year on Saturday April 13th, so it’s time to start planning for the art auction! Every year, each classroom from every grade presents a...

Una Noche 2019

Una Noche is coming, and we need your help. Our annual auction and parents’ night out — Una Noche — is quickly approaching. This year it will be: Saturday March 9th from 6 to 11pm at the Women’s Building 3543 18th Street Una Noche is an awesome...

Logo Design Project

The Fairmount / Dolores Huerta Elementary School community is creating our new logo and identity, and we want your help! Starting now, we invite students, parents, and school community members to submit their ideas. Please submit images / sketches (digital or paper)...

Be A Hero 2018

UPDATE: Thanks to our wonderful community, we reached (and even surpassed) our Be A Hero fundraising goal for 2018. You are our heroes!  ¡Mil gracias!    Be A Hero 2018 Is On! Be A Hero is our biggest fundraiser of the year. This is when we raise most of the...

Fairmount renamed to honor Dolores Huerta

Fairmount becomes Dolores Huerta Elementary School From SFUSD: Dolores Huerta has dedicated her life to fighting for the civil and human rights of those who are oppressed or disenfranchised. Along with Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta co-founded the United Farm Workers...

Baile Familiar 2018

Baile Familiar is a celebration of Latin American culture, music, and food. The event is held outside on the blacktop at Fairmount, and family & friends of Fairmount are welcome. This year Baile Familiar is on Friday September 21 from 6pm to 8:30pm. And yes, we...