This list is a compilation of resources from our area for the benefit of our members and school community. It does not reflect any affiliation or endorsement of any particular program by the Fairwood Elementary PTSA. If you would like to submit a link to be posted on our Useful Links page, please email


Family Resources

2-1-1 2-1-1 provides free and confidential information and referral. Call 2-1-1 for help with food, housing, employment, health care, counseling and more.   Learn more about our local 2-1-1 by looking it up here.
King County Community Resources List King County Area resource list with phone numbers for everything from clothing, food, health, counseling & more.

Education Resources

Ready WA Ready Washington is a diverse coalition of state education agencies, associations and advocacy organizations that support college- and career-ready learning standards: Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.
OSPI The Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction is the state education agency for the State of Washington. The agency is bound by the Washington State Legislature to implement state laws regarding education

Programs for Children

Renton Community Center Recreation Preschool, youth, teen and adult recreation opportunities through the city of Renton.
Cub Scouts Fairwood Elementary is associated with Pack 455
Girl Scouts Girl Scouts empowers every girl—regardless of her race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation or geographic location—to make the world a better place!

Online Learning Fun

DreamBox Interactive and adaptive math program purchased with PTSA & school funds for every student in the 2017-18 school year. Go to and click Login As a Student. Select Login with Active Directory and select Fairwood. Then enter sn number and password as used at school.
KCLS Databases for Elementary Students Access to all kinds of reading resources are available to all KSD students. Enter 415snXXXXXX filling in the student's sn number for login and use the password used at school.
RAZ-KIDS Multi-leveled reading program that reads aloud, offers recording features and reading comprehension. Given to all Kindergarten students at Fairwood Elementary free by the PTSA.
Funbrain Funbrain, created for kids ages preschool through grade 8, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy.
Starfall A free public service teaching children to read with phonics with fun games. Pre-K to middle elementary.
HW Help Find a variety of information to help your son or daughter with their homework or research needs. Collated by KSD.