Terrapin Tidbits

SY20 TCES Family Issue #19

B Week: 1/27 - 1/30/2020

Dear Terrapin Families,

Today marks the 90th day of our 180 day school year! This is an excellent checkpoint to reflect on the first half of the school year and set goals for the last half of the school year.


Lindsay Brenfleck

Upcoming Dates

  • Mon, Jan 27: Group Yearbook Photos
  • Wed, Jan 29: Report Card Distribution

  • Wed, Jan 29: PTA-Mathnasium Family Math Night @ 5:30pm

  • Fri, Feb 7: MP2 Awards Assembly @ 9:30am
  • Mon, Feb 17: Holiday, Presidents' Day
  • Wed, Feb 19: TCES Checkers Spirit Night
  • Fri, Feb 21: Two Hour Early Dismissal

PBIS Winter Wonderland Ball

This event was a HUGE success! Thank you to our teachers & staff, families, and students!

Our Town Creek Community is truly awesome.

If you missed the event, check out the 5th grade planetarium here:

Did you see TCES in the News?

We're so proud of Ms. Jones and our After School Program!

Literacy Interventionist Opportunity

SMCPS [and TCES] are seeking Literacy Teaching Assistants!

Do you (or someone you know) have an interest in a part-time opportunity working with kindergarten students to help them develop their literacy skills?

If so, please apply!


Hiring managers may have the flexibility to honor interventionists' requests for certain buildings and hours... apply soon and join us at TCES!

PTA Corner

Box Tops Challenge Info [Link]

The classroom that submits the most Box Tops by February 28 will earn a Pizza Party!

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The Terrapin Token Store will be open during lunches on Friday, March 6, 2020.

Keep collecting Box Tops!

Questions? Contact Janet Stone: tcesboxtops@gmail.com

SMCPS Lunch Menu [Link]

Menus are subject to change: We do our best to serve menus as published but sometimes we must make last minute changes.

Are You Receiving Text Alerts? [Link]

Stay up to date on events, closings, and alerts!

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Communication Methods