Seawell Peek At the Week

November 28, 2021

Big picture

Every Learner, Every Opportunity, Every Single Day!!

Seawell Elementary School Updates!

Welcome back from our Fall/Thanksgiving break!! As we navigate the next three weeks until winter break please note that it is important for us to help our students focus on making the very best out of each learning opportunity presented. Your partnership with us counts so much more than you know as we strive to continue forging ahead.

Remember Every Learner, Every Opportunity, Every Single Day!!!

Seawell Safety Reminders and News

Please pay particular attention to the symptoms that are noted in the parent notice linked above as these are the guidelines being followed by our school and district.

Big picture


Important Dates

(all events are virtual, unless otherwise noted)

Wednesday, December 1 - PTA Board Meeting 7:00pm

Friday. December 3 - Family OutReach Team (FORT) Meeting 8:30am

Support the PTA with your Holiday Shopping

Amazon Smile - every purchase you make with this link supports our school

Shutterfly - if you are ordering holiday cards or other seasonal items, start your shopping from this Seawell Storefront and the PTA earns money at no extra cost to you

Weaver Street Market - use a Weaver Street Market gift card for payment (be sure it's linked to Seawell #221)

Harris Teeter - link your VIC card and Seawell benefits with every grocery trip

Gift Cards - order for gift giving or to use yourself for payment whenever you shop

Big picture


November 29 FORT Holiday Food Drive Begins

December 1 - PTA Meeting (Virtual)

December 9 - SIT Meeting@6:30pm (Virtual)

December 20-31 Winter Break

January 5 PTA Meeting (Virtual)

Lost and Found: Lonely Jackets @ Seawell ES

This section will now periodically highlight clothing items found around our campus so that parents can alert their children to reclaim what was once lost! Just have your child tell the their respective teachers the number of their lost jacket and we will make sure that it is returned.

Lonely Jackets @ Seawell ES

Classroom Corner

This section of our newsletter will highlight great things happening around our campus or inform parents about curricular/SEL information happening in our classrooms.

MTSS (Multi-Tiered System of Support):

You may be familiar with this term, but for the next few weeks, I want to be sure that all understand the framework that we utilize to support learning in our school. Multi-Tiered System of Support is the way in which the state has determined that we are to provide a "sustainable system of support" for all learners. The first and most critical component is our Core/Tier 1 level of instruction, in which all students partake. Our core instruction is instruction that every student in every single classroom participates in daily.

NC MTSS is a school improvement framework which encompasses academic, behavioral and social and emotional instruction and support. NC MTSS employs a systems approach using data driven problem-solving to maximize growth for all. (MTSS Livebinder)

Big picture