Frequently Asked Questions

When it comes to raising children, questions come with the territory! We’ve put together the answers to the questions we hear the most so you can get the information you need. If we haven’t answered your question here, please give us a call. We’re always happy to help.


How do I enroll my child at Faxon Language Immersion Academy?

We are thrilled to welcome new members to our community! Please visit our Open Enrollment page for the information about enrolling your child at our school.

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What is Language Immersion?

According to the Center for Applied Linguistics, “immersion” is defined as a method of foreign language instruction in which the regular school curriculum is taught through the medium of the language. The foreign language is the vehicle for content instruction. Please visit our Language Immersion page for more information.

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What does is meant to teach a “global mindset,” and how does Faxon Academy achieve this?

We define a global mindset as one that combines openness to and awareness of diversity across cultures, flexibility, and emotional intelligence with strong intellectual ability. Please visit our Global Mindset page to learn more about how we accomplish integrating this philosophy into the curriculum.

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What do I need to do if my child will be absent from school?

If your child must miss school, please call the school office on the day of his/her absence. For information about attendance requirements and what qualifies as an excused absence, please refer to our student handbook.

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What if my child requires medication during the school day?

We will administer medication in accordance with state regulations and with physician and parental approval. Please complete our medication authorization form and bring medications in the original, labeled packaging to the front office.

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Do you enforce a dress code at Faxon Academy?

Yes. Please refer to our student handbook for a detailed outline of our required dress code.

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How can I get more involved?

We strongly encourage your involvement. Please take the time to visit the Parents Powered Up page to learn more about becoming involved with the Faxon Academy parent organization.

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