About the School

Home of the Owls

The school was named in honor of Elizabeth Fonde in recognition of her many years of service as an educator. Fifty­-three years ago Fonde opened its doors to 380 students, eleven teachers, one substitute, one secretary, and one female custodian. Mr. James T. Hamner Jr. served as principal from 1959-­1992. Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School is located at 3956 Cottage Hill Road. Elizabeth Fonde takes pride in the fact that it is indeed a school in which the community accepts the challenges and responsibilities of educating children.

Mission Statement
The Mission of Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School is to develop confident, respectful, academically successful students who are working to their highest potential, in a caring supportive environment, headed by a competent staff.



  • Breakfast and Rithm

7:55 a.m.

  • Morning Announcements

2:25 p.m.

  • Afternoon Announcements

2:30 p.m.

  • Dismissal