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Elementary School

Principal: Brock Peters

4425 W Butterfield Hwy

Olivet MI 49076

Phone: (269) 749-4611

Fax: (269) 749-4621

Visitor Procedure

Each time that you come to visit FPE, please stop into the office. At that time, we ask that you sign-in and wear a "Visitor" badge. When leaving the building, please sign out and drop off your badge. Thank you in advance for your cooperation with this new procedure.

Student Pick-up Video

Brock end of day video for parents.mp4

Back to School Information

  • SAY SOCCER: boys and girls ages 4~7 (by September 1, 2018). Registration is still OPEN, until August 17, 2018! $60.00 per player (includes: jersey, shorts and socks). Register Online: Facebook Page: Olivet Youth Soccer Email:
  • OPEN HOUSE: Tuesday, August 21st 6:00pm ~ 8:00pm
  • Book Fair: Tuesday, August 21st 9:00am ~ 11:00am 5:00pm ~ 8:00pm
  • First Day of School: Monday, August 27th School starts at 8:40am and ends at 3:48pm
  • No School : Friday, August 31st and Monday, September 3rd (Labor Day)

Olivet Child Care & Inclement Weather

Olivet Child Care is available when our school has a delay due to inclement weather. Especially on the days we have a 2 hour delay.

If you have questions, please call us at 269-749-4611 or the Child Care telephone number before and after school can be reached at 269-749-4548.

FPE Highlights

Go and Be Program

Go and Be is a "Backpack Program" to provide weekend meals to be sent home with elementary school students. You can help by donating nonperishable food items.


  • Boxes of Mac & Cheese
  • Oatmeal packets
  • Boxes of cereal
  • Individual applesauce cups
  • Jars of peanut butter
  • Pudding cups
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Fruit snacks
  • Boxes of pasta
  • Soups & Crackers
  • Juice boxes

Go and Be is a community outreach backpack program. FPE sends home weekly backpacks with students. If you are able to help thank you!