• Senior Photos
    Click here to make an appointment. You will need to pre-pay the $25 sitting fee when making the appointment.

    School Dance

    There will be a school-wide dance on Friday, December 10 from 6pm - 9pm in the Black Box. Tickets are $8 and are available for purchase during lunch at the security circular. This dance is only open for Fairchild Wheeler students and dress code is semi-formal.

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    To find the latest news on incoming students, open house dates, and everything prospective students need to know please go our Recruitment Corner Tab.

    Click Here to see COVID Regulations for In-School Learning.

    Click Here to see Safety Processes & Policies for In-School Learning. 

Important News

  • Part of each student’s mandatory uniform is a lab coat.

    • Lab coat orders take 6-8 weeks to process
    • No lab coat is ordered until payment is made
    • Each school has their own color lab coat
      • Navy for IT, White for Biotech, Light Blue for Aerospace
    • Order the size the student would wear for a sweatshirt
    • Lab coats are worn over your appropriate outfit, they are relatively light weight.
    • Sometimes student’s order more than one so they have an extra, but that is personal choice
    • We take orders throughout the year, but keep in mind they take 6-8 weeks

    Link to order is here…  https://forms.office.com/r/qFvkX8vzac

    • The student name used on order is the one that will be used on their lab coat
    • Each lab coat comes free with a first and last name, additional names are $5.00

    Lab coats are 37.00 a piece and come with your school logo embroidered on left chest, and the students name embroidered on right chest.

    The online payments were to help those be safe and avoid coming in due to COVID-19.

    If anyone does not feel comfortable paying online, you can pay at the school’s main office M-F, 8:30am - 2:30pm. Please call Ms. Jill Sam in the main office prior to coming in at (203) 275-3300.

    Online Payment:

    • Please make sure to include student’s name, lab coats order quantity, and school in notes area.
    • Venmo: @Michael-Siksay
    • Cashapp: $m6a12
    • Paypal
      • Please select Friends & Family option to avoid additional fees.

News & Announcements

  • Dates:

    November 4

    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    December 2

    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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  • 840 Old Town Road
    Bridgeport, CT. 06606
    Fax: 203-337-0091
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  • Vision

    The Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet Campus, an institution that fosters an inclusive campus culture that embraces diversity, civility and multiculturalism, will prepare its graduates to solve problems and apply new technologies within an interconnected and evolving global environment.

    Core Beliefs

    • Our environment values and models character, academics and relationships
    • Work to consistently safeguard the safety, dignity and well-being of all its members.
    • A static curriculum is a dying curriculum. Revision and development with field experts ensures that the education we provide is current and thematic based.
    • In providing our teachers with high quality, discrete magnet professional development.
    • Diverse backgrounds and ideas are crucial to academic excellence
    • All children have the potential to achieve if provided with individualized instruction.
    • College and career are by-products of our school and children must have experiences with both.


    The mission of the Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet Campus is to build an academic community whose members have diverse cultures, backgrounds and life experiences and educate those students in ways that lead to fulfilling