Mary L. Fonseca Elementary School

Summer Reading 2015

Letter to Parents

Scavenger Hunt

Reading Assignments

Fall River Parent Academy - Building strong families...Building Fall River's Future. Please tell us what you would like to see offered as FREE learning opportunities for you and your family.


      Fonseca School's - Welcome Back to School Orientation

                         Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Dear Families and Friends of Fonseca School,

Please consider joining the Fonseca School for a Welcome Back to School Orientation on August 26th beginning at 11:30 AM.  Please enter the building using the main entrance on Wall Street.  Hope to see many families and friends of Fonseca in attendance. 

The Fonseca School is proud to announce our partnership with People, Incorporated.  As part of the partnership there will be a food pantry every Thursday in the Fonseca School Community Room from 3:15 to 5:15 PM. 

A Family Support Advocate will be at Fonseca on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:00 - 11:00 AM and by appointment. If you have any questions please call, Joshua Amaral, Community Center Coordinator, 774-627-2531.











News and Notices

Tuesday Notice:

The first Tuesday Notice will be distributed on Tuesday, September 15th.

September Days:

First Day of School is Wednesday, September 9th for students in grades 1 - 5.

First Day of School for Kindergarten Scholars is Wednesday, September 16th.

Kindergarten Orientation will be held on Tuesday, September 15th from 1:30 until 2:30 PM. 

PTO Corner:

If anyone is interested in participating in PTO events please contact Mrs. Melissa Raposa our PTO President.  Her email address is


Students in grades K-2 will enter through the Wall Street Entrance.

Students in grades 3-5 will enter through the Quarry Street Entrance. 

School hours: 8:05 AM - 2:52 PM

Breakfast is free for everyone and will be served from 7:55 until 8:10 A.M.

All students that arrive after 8:05 A.M. will be marked tardy and will need to enter through the Community Room door located near the main entrance. 

School Spirit Wear:

Pants or skirts either black, blue or khaki. Shirts either maroon, gold, or white with the Fonseca Logo on it.

Logos are available in the office from 8:00 - 2:00 P.M. The cost is $.50 per logo.

Before school daycare provided by Family Services. If you have any questions or concerns please call (508) 496-6678.

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Register your Stop and Shop card

to obtain A+ points for our school which will turn into dollars in the spring.