The Panther Pride

Official Parent & Family Newsletter at Central Elementary

Week of Sept. 14-18

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Important Happenings this Week...

Week of September 7-11


Monday, Sept. 14

  • Teacher Professional Development Day- No School

Tuesday, Sept. 15

  • It Starts with Hello Week! WEAR GREEN!
  • Read for 20-30 minutes every single night for Homework

Wednesday, Sept. 16

  • Signed Progress Reports Due
  • HEY DAY! Students Read together today with a friend!
  • Read for 20-30 minutes every single night for Homework

Thursday, Sept. 17

  • Random Acts of Kindness- Troop Letters Today
  • Read for 20-30 minutes every single night for Homework
  • Panther Family Virtual Read Night 5:15-6:15 pm (Check FB for Link)

Friday, Sept. 18

  • Spirit Day! Wear your colors and school t-shirts
  • Smile Wall! Students get to write on the smile wall about what made them smile this week at school.
  • Read for 20-30 minutes every single night for Homework
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Upcoming TITLE I Annual Parent Meeting

We will hold our Title I Annual Parent Meeting for Central Elementary on September 30th from 5:15-6:15 PM in a Virtual Meeting. We hope you can join us for this event. The following topics will be covered and we would love for you to join us and participate in a parent survey.

Tendremos nuestra Reunión Anual de Padres de Título I para la Primaria Central el 30 de septiembre de 5: 15-6: 15 PM en una Reunión Virtual. Esperamos que pueda acompañarnos en este evento. Se cubrirán los siguientes temas y nos encantaría que se uniera a nosotros y participara en una encuesta para padres.


Welcome and Introductions

What is the “Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)”?

What is Title I?

  • How Title I Works

  • Title I Programs

  • Title I Funds

  • Who decides how funds are used?

Parent Rights

  • School Accountability Report Card

  • Request the qualifications of your child’s teacher

  • Be notified if your child is taught for more than 4 consecutive weeks by a teacher who is not highly qualified

  • Opting out of state tests

Standards and Testing

  • Educational Standards

  • Curriculum

  • Measuring Student Success

  • FSA Schedule

  • FSA Data

Working Together!

  • Review/Revise Title I Parent and Family Engagement Plan

  • Review/Revise School-Parent Compact

Family Engagement

  • Requirements

  • How to support your child’s education

  • Working with your school and teachers


Bienvenida e Instrucciones

¿De que se trata la Ley de “Cada Estudiante tiene Èxito (ESSA)”?

¿Què es Tìtulo I?

  • ¿Còmo trabaja Tìtulo I?

  • Programas de Tìtulo I

  • Fondos para Tìtulo I

  • ¿Quien decide cómo se usan los fondos?

Derechos de los Padres

  • Informe Escolar de Rendiciòn de Cuentas (siglas en Inglès SPAR)

  • Solicite las calificaciones del maestro de su hijo

  • Ser notificado si un maestro que no está altamente calificado enseña a su hijo durante más de 4 semanas consecutivas

  • Optando fuera de las pruebas estatales

Estàndares y Pruebas

  • Estàndares Educativos

  • Curriculum

  • Midiendo el Èxito Estudiantil

  • Horario de FSA

  • Informaciòn del FSA

¡Trabajando juntos!

  • Revisar / Revisar el Plan de Participación de Padres y Familias del Título I

  • Revisar / Revisar el Pacto entre la escuela y los padres

Participaciòn de la Familia

  • Requisitos

  • ¿Còmo apoyar la educaciòn de sus hijos?

  • Trabajando con su escuela y maestros

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You only have one more week to get your panther mask!

Remember: Masks with valves are not permitted in the school setting. Thank you.

Books for this week: You can read to them and/or they can read to you!

Clark the Shark read by Chris Pine
Please Please the Bees read by Rashida Jones
Mice Twice read by Ty Burrell
Here Comes the Garbage Barge read by Justin Theroux
The Tale of Peter Rabbit read by Rose Byrne
Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes
A Tale of Two Beasts read by Sarah Silverman
Sebastian's Roller Skates read by Caitlin Wachs
Romeow & Drooliet read by Haylie Duff
Trombone Shorty Read By Angela Bassett

COVID-19 Tips and Prevention

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FortifyFL App or Website Online Reporting

FortifyFL is a suspicious activity reporting tool that allows you to instantly relay information to appropriate law enforcement agencies and school officials.

You can use the following link:

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