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Our Programs

FAME Independent Study a unique hybrid school providing both site-based and independent study instruction.  We have three distinct programs:

FAME @ Fremont:   a Kindergarten through 12th grade site based program
FAME @ San Leandro:   a Kindergarten through 8th grade site based program
FAME Independent Study:   a Kindergarten through 12th grade Personalized Learning Independent Study program

Each site provides a high quality program designed to meet the individual needs of the students it serves. All programs strive to optimize each child’s learning potential through rigorous and relevant academic programming.

FAME @ Fremont

Located in the heart of downtown Fremont, this program currently provides instruction for students in Kindergarten through the 10th grades. We will add 11th and 12th grades by the 2008 school year. Maximum enrollment at this site will be 560 students. A rigorous academic program structured around the California Content Standards is implemented using the most up-to-date teaching methods and strategies. At the lower grades there is significant emphasis on project based and multilingual/multicultural learning. All students receive weekly language enrichment in Arabic or French and spend time in our modern computer lab. Unit studies provide ample opportunities for hands-on and cooperative learning. Our college preparatory high school program prepares students for entrance into a four year university. There is significant emphasis on acquiring analytical and critical thinking abilities along with a commitment to community involvement. A four year high school plan is developed for every student insuring that the appropriate college preparatory sequence is completed. To find out more about our Fremont program click on the program name above or the icon on our home page.

FAME @ San Leandro

Centrally located off of highway 580 between Castro Valley, San Leandro, and Oakland, this program provides instruction for 240 Kindergarten through the 8th grade students. A rigorous academic program structured around the California Content standards is implemented using the most up-to-date teaching methods and strategies. There is significant emphasis on project based and multilingual/multicultural learning. All students receive weekly language enrichment in Arabic and spend time in our modern computer lab. Unit studies provide ample opportunities for hands-on and cooperative learning.  The small campus insures that every student is treated as a unique individual and enables teachers to tailor instruction to individual needs.  To find out more about our San Leandro program click on the program name above or the icon on our home page.

FAME Independent Study

FAME Independent Study is our Personalized Learning Independent Study program. As our original chartered program, we expect our enrollment to peak at 700 students during the 2006-07 school year. Serving students in seven counties, FAME Independent Study continues to offer an innovative choice to families looking for educational options outside of the traditional classroom setting. Working together, parents, students and teachers develop and implement a learning plan for each student that centers on each child’s unique gifts, talents, and learning styles. A variety of curriculum, classes, and technologies are used to optimize academic and personal achievement. For more information about our Personalized Learning program please click on the FAME Independent Study name above or the icon on our home page.

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Telephone:
510-687-9111 x101