Chesterbrook Academy Elementary

School Update - 8/5/21

Hello Chesterbrook Academy Elementary Families,


We are excited to share some important Back-to-School dates with our families. Please be sure to mark these dates on your calendar. Additional details will be shared as they become available! We will send reminders about upcoming events as the dates get closer.


Also in this newsletter are School Supply Lists, our CBA Wish List and the link to our Uniform Newsletter.


Each of our communications is saved to our school website for easy access.


Thank you!

Back-to-School Zoom Call

Thursday, Aug. 19th, 6:30-7:30pm

This is an online event.

Join Mr. Rodia, Head of School, for important Back-to-School information.

Zoom ID: 893 446 9657


We will discuss our health and safety plan, drop off and pick up procedures, and more.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Mark your calendars!

  • August 23, 2021 - Teachers return to campus!
  • TBD - Sneak Peek (Week of August 23rd)
  • August 30, 2021 - First Day of School for all students
  • August 31, 2021 - Before Care begins
  • September 3, 2021 - School Closed - Professional Development
  • September 6, 2021 - School Closed - Labor Day
  • September 7, 2021 - After Care begins
  • September 7, 2021 - Specialty Classes begin
  • September 13, 2021 - Pre-K - 1st Back-to-School Night - 6:30pm (Zoom or In-Person TBD)
  • September 15, 2021 - 2nd - 5th Back-to-School Night - 6:30pm (Zoom or In-Person TBD)
  • October 5 & 7, 2021 - Parent/Teacher Conferences (Zoom or In-Person TBD)

Below are details for Drop off and Pick up

Pre-K, K and 1st Grade

All students will report on the first day of school, August 30th.


  • Academic day is 8:30am to 3:30pm
  • **Before Care will begin on Tuesday, August 31st**
  • Before care is available from 7:00 to 8:00 am. We ask that parents walk their student to the front lobby for before care between 7:00 and 7:30am. A member of the CBA Team will walk your student to Before Care.
  • Car Line drop off is 8:00 to 8:30am. Students will report to their classrooms.
  • Car Line pick up is 3:30 to 4:00pm
  • After care is available until 6:00pm. Pick up will be done via Car Line.
  • **After-care will begin on Tuesday, September 7th**

2nd-5th Grade

All students will report on the first day of school, August 30th.


  • Academic day is 8:00am to 3:00pm
  • **Before Care will begin on Tuesday, August 31st**
  • Before care is available from 7:00 to 7:30 am. We ask that parents walk their student to the front lobby for before care between 7:00 and 7:30am. A member of the CBA Team will walk your student to Before Care.
  • Car Line drop off is 7:30 to 8:00am. Students will report to their classrooms. (Younger siblings of older students may be dropped off with their sibling between 7:30 and 8:00am)
  • Car Line pick up is 3:00 to 3:30pm
  • After care is available until 6:00pm. Pick up will be done via Car Line.
  • **After-care will begin on Tuesday, September 7th**

School Supply Lists by Grade

Please make sure your child has the school supplies on the lists below ready for the first day of school. School supplies will be for individual, not shared, use.


Students will be provided with the following:


  • pencils
  • markers
  • crayons
  • colored pencils
  • scissors
  • white board markers
  • highlighters
  • glue sticks
  • index cards
  • post-it's
  • erasers

CBA Wish List

We need your help!

CBA is in need of canopies and umbrellas in order to provide shaded areas for our students to learn and play in. If you would like to donate a canopy or umbrella to CBA, please click on the link below to purchase one from our Amazon Wish List.


Items can be shipped to the school:

1190 McDermott Drive

West Chester, PA 19380


We thank you in advance for your support!

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