MYES Family Newsletter
WEEK OF 10.19.20
Fall Virtual Celebration on Friday, October 30 after Lunch
Students and staff can dress as a book character in costumes. (All costumes should be school appropriate- no scary masks or look alike weapons.)
Wednesday, October 21 and Thursday, October 22
Virtual Instruction pm only- Schedule for Students linked here
Virtual Conferences in the evening
Friday, October 23
Virtual Instruction am only- Schedule for Students linked here
Virtual Conferences in the afternoon
Tuesday, November 3
The Board of Education of Frederick County announced at its regular meeting last week that Tuesday, November 3 will revert back to a non-school day, as originally planned and printed in the FCPS Calendar Handbook.
Virtual Conferences Using Google Meet
To access the Google Meet, you must be signed in to a Google account. If you do not have a Google account, you may use your child’s FCPS account to sign in to Google. If you will be unable to access the link using one of these methods, the teacher will contact you at the phone number you provided during the sign-up process.
Please do not connect to your conference early as there may be another conference in progress.
To access the parent/teacher conference via Google Meet:
STEP 1: Go to the Meet link provided by the teacher. If asked:
Sign in with your Google account or the account of your FCPS student.
Enable your microphone and camera by clicking “Allow”
STEP 2: Click “Ask to join”
STEP 3: Wait on the “Asking to join…” screen for the teacher to admit you into the meeting.
STEP 4: If you get a message that your request to join was denied, the teacher may be meeting with another parent. Wait a few minutes and repeat from STEP 1.
If you are having trouble connecting at the time of your conference, you can:
Contact the front office staff at 240-236-1900
Go to meet.google.com and type in team-myes to access a staff member
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 email@example.com for the contest submission cover sheet.
Americanism 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.
Myersville also has a tutoring google meet hotline 2 hours every evening and 2 hours on Saturdays. A staff member is available to assist from 5-7 pm on Monday-Friday and 10-noon on Saturdays. Go to meet.google.com and enter team-myes.
Also, check out this guide for troubleshooting tech tips:
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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