Home of the Owls
The school was named in honor of Elizabeth Fonde in recognition of her many years of service as an educator. Fiftytwo 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 19591992. 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.