MYES Family Newsletter

WEEK OF 11.2.20

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Calendar Updates

Monday, 11/2- Friday, 11/6: B Media Week

Friday, November 6: Term 1 Ends

Monday, 11/9- Friday, 11/13: A Media Week (Virtual Sessions)

Monday, November 9: Schools Closed for Students

Monday, 11/16- Friday, 11/20: B Media Week

Thursday, November 19: Report Cards Mailed Home

Wednesday, November 25- Friday, November 27: Schools Closed

CHANGE TO ACCESS FOR SPECIALS GOOGLE MEETS

Starting Tuesday, November 10, students in ALL grades will need to go to the following sessions for specials:


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Staff are making this change in order to give each teacher control over their google meets. This allow students to participate in breakout rooms and polls.


See link below for the specials schedule.

Tutoring Virtual Hotline for Families

HOURS HAVE CHANGED:


A staff member is available to assist families from 4-6 pm on Monday-Thursday. Go to meet.google.com and enter team-myes for technology assistance or student academic support.

Elementary School Young Authors’ Contest 2020-2021

Who: Students in Grades 1-5

What: Write a poem or short story!

✏ Entries must be original work.

✏ All entries must use no smaller than 12 point font in Times New Roman.

✏ Short story entry must range between 100-400 words (gr. 1-2) and 300-800 words (gr. 3-5).

✏ Poem entry will consist of a single poem, any style, and must range between 25-150 words (all grade levels).

✏ Entries must not include graphics.

✏ Each entry must include a completed cover sheet signed by the student author’s parent.

All STUDENT SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE TO MRS. MARTIN by November 25, 2020!

Email melanie.martin@fcps.org for the contest submission cover sheet.

Americanism Essay Contest

As in the past, this year the American Legion Auxiliary, Department of Maryland, Inc., is once again sponsoring the Americanism Essay Contest. This contest is sponsored by Auxiliary units all over the State of Maryland and all 49 other states. The contest runs from November 1, 2020 to January 31, 2021 for grades 3-8. Links to the essay information are below:


Cover Sheet for American Legion Essay Contest

Need help during the school day?

Learning Lab mentors will be available daily for any student who needs extra support from 9 am-4 pm. Go to meet.google.com and enter team-myes.


Also, check out this guide for troubleshooting tech tips:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1luIE44b-l8yHKvtSDQF_Vvd_g0kt2dg4/view

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Myersville Elementary serves as a Meals To Go Location

FREE SCHOOL MEALS PICK-UP

MONDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

FOR AGES 18 AND UNDER

MYES Vision Statement

Myersville Elementary is a place where students and staff are engaged learners. They feel safe to take risks and all contributions are valued. Here we have fun while we learn in our school community.

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