• Welcome to the Firwood Site Council Page

    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 21 st
    • March 21 st
    • April 18th
    • May 16th

    Site Council Minutes:


    School Improvement Plan 2021-2025- Click Here


    Site Council Members:

     Matt Newell- Principal

     Kirsten Pitzer- Parent

    Michelle Richard- Reading Specialist (Title I)

    Paul Hamilton-  Specialist Teacher (Physical Education)



    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