Family Connections Newsletter

Keeping our families first

Joseph Brown Elementary

August 2021

Helpful Information

*JBES opens its doors each morning at 7:30am. Our school day ends at 3:15pm.

*After 8:15am a student is tardy. A parent must come in and sign the child in tardy.

*No students are allowed to be signed out after 2:45pm for early dismissal.

*When a student returns to school due to an absence, the student must return with a hand written parental note or a doctors excuse. Only 12 parent notes will be allowed per year.

*All transportation changes must be made before 2:00pm and a handwritten note must be provided.

*Always keep our school updated with current contact information.



Be a Parent Volunteer!! We here at JBES would love for our parents to be involved with us at school. You may:

- be a homeroom parent

- help in a classroom

- help with special events

- Leadership meetings(next mtg. is 9-13-21, Monday, 3:45pm, school library.)

Resources for our families

School supplies, food programs, health programs, counseling, clothing, household items, and transportation. I will be glad to partner with you in finding these resources.

Dates for upcoming events

Kindergarten Title and Family Night

Thursday, September 2, 2021 5:00-6:30

1st Grade Title and Family Night

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 5:30-7:00

2nd Grade Title and Family Night

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 5:30-7:00

3rd Grade Title and Family Night

Thursday, September 9, 2021 5:30-7:00

4th Grade Title and Family Night

Thursday, August 26, 2021 4:30-6:30

What's going on???

Title and Family meeting for our kindergarten parents!

Thursday, August 19, 2021, 8:15 am-9:15 am.

Location: 301 Cord Drive

Let's work together on teaching our children at school and at home. We will cover fine motor skills, reading, and counting. A light snack will be provided.

Hope to see you there.


For any questions please feel free to refer to our JBES student and parent handbook. This may be found on the Maury County Public Schools website, go to schools: Brown Elementary: Parents, Students and Teachers.

Need help, please feel free to contact me: Gina Kindler, Family Assistance Liaison. Phone # 931-388-3601.