Panther Pause

March 2017

Good judgment - March character trait of the month

Spring Picture Day

Spring pictures will be taken on 03/31. If you would like to purchase a photo, please complete the paper form or order online. To order online, visit MyLifetouch; enter the school code HY216017Q0. Payment is due on Picture Day.

Campus Beautification Day - April 8th

Save the Date - April 28

The PTA will host the 2nd annual Pancake Supper and Silent Auction on April 28th. Pancakes will be provided by the PTA, with the Village Tavern contributing bacon and eggs. Along with dinner, there will Bingo, prizes, and a Silent Auction. Stay tuned for more information as the date gets closer!

2017 - 2018 Kindergarten information

If you have a child who will be entering kindergarten in the upcoming school year, please contact the school for a registration packet. The date for kindergarten screening at Courtney is March 17.

Please share this with anyone who will be enrolling a kindergartner for the upcoming school year.

Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser for the AHA

On behalf of Mrs. Prater and the PE program, thank you to all who participated in the Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser for the AMA! The students raised $1629 for the AMA, with Jack P as the top fundraiser ($301). Your donations help with research, education, and emergency care.

Parent Calendar

To keep up with events and activities at Courtney (tutoring, meetings, CAB registrations, etc.), click on the link above to access our Parent Calendar. Check back often, as we update it periodically.

Preschool Screenings

In order to maximize resources, preschool screening have been consolidated into three locations in the county. Locations and times are as follows:

  • April 25 East Bend Elementary School from 3 pm - 7 pm
  • April 27 Yadkinville Elementary School from 3 pm - 7 pm

For more information on preschool, contact Dorothy Hauser at or (336) 463-5510.

Box Tops Collection Drive Results

Thank you to all who participated in this year's Box Top Collection Drive! The PTA will be awarding an ice cream party to Mrs. Gardner's first grade class. They collected the most box tops, followed by Mrs. Willard's sixth grade.

Summer Program

Courtney Out of School Time (COOST) is now accepting applications for our summer program! Sign up today and make new friends while enjoying arts / crafts, field trips, picnics, nature walks, science discovery and much more! For more information, contact India Phillips at or (336) 463-5510.