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    Applications close on January 10.

    Join us for our last Open House events on December 5 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.

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Important News

  • Click here to order your cap and gown. Basic package ($55) includes cap, gown, tassel, and diploma.

    Congratulations to Kenny Pineda (Aero '20) and Roberto Hernandez Velez (Aero '23), who won the 2019 Hispanic Heritage Debate. 


    Prestige Portaits of Lifetouch will be at Fairchild Wheeler on September 23 - 25 for senior portraits. You must make an appointment, they will not be accepting walk-ins. To schedule an appointment, please call 1-800-426-9533. In order to be in the yearbook, you must have your senior portrait taken. On photo day, students must wear business-casual clothing. In addition, ladies should bring a spaghetti strap top, gentlemen a t-shirt to wear under the yearbook clothing. Cap & Gown styles will be provided.

    Photo Package Options:

    $65 Premier package includes 22-24 poses, 3 outfits + yearbook and cap & gown, 9-12 background

    $55 Ultimate package includes 18-20 poses, 2 outfits + yearbook and cap & gown, 6-8 backgrounds

    $45 Deluxe package includes 14-16 poses, 1 outfit + yearbook and cap & gown, 4-5 backgrounds

    $35 Standard package includes 10-12 poses, 1 outfit + yearbook and cap & gown, 2-3 backgrounds

    $25 Basic package includes 6 poses, yearbook outfit only, yearbook background only. Basic package can be 100% refunded when you return your proof set, which will be sent in the mail to the address listed on PowerSchool.

    Students who will be loaning a laptop must turn in the Computer Loan Agreement to their school principal. If you wish to buy an insurance policy, please see this document for more information.

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