Petey's Post!

April 17th, 2023 Edition

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Welcome, Mrs. Mitchell!

We are thrilled to announce that Mrs. Kim Mitchell was appointed by the School Board to serve as our Interim Principal. Her first day aboard will be Monday, April 24, and she will remain with us through end of this school year. Mrs. Mitchell is a retired principal from Smith Elementary School in Garner. She most recently served as Interim Principal at Parkside Elementary, from whom we have only heard excellent things! Mrs. Mitchell is excited to meet all of the staff and students and keep this amazing ship moving forward!

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Carnival Sign-ups!

We are so excited to host the Spring Carnival but would love your assistance with a few items!

Volunteer Sign-up: sign up to work a shift at one of our fun stations

Cake Walk Donations Sign-up: we are in need of store-bought or homemade cakes, cupcakes, brownies, or cookies!

Silent Auction: bidding is now LIVE for some amazing items, gift cards, and special one-of-a-kind staff experiences! Bidding will be open until 7:45 p.m. on April 20.

Carpool Announcements for Carnival

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Staff Appreciation Luncheon

The PTA Sunshine Committee is busy planning a weeklong appreciation for staff culminating in a luncheon provided to all staff (100 people). They are in need of donations of paper products and drinks. If you would be so kind, please sign up to donate!

Lost and Found

Our Lost and Found runneth over! All items will be organized and displayed in the main office hallway. You are invited to view the Lost and Found April 24 - 28 between the hours of 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Families can also view Lost and Found items on the evening of the Spring Carnival! Items not claimed by April 28 will be donated to a local charity.
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Anchors a-WAY TO GO!

Each Friday, we celebrate four crew members for their leaderSHIP, mentorSHIP, friendSHIP and so much more! Our inaugural four staff members received an anchor and note acknowledging their hard work. Then, each week, those four crewmates pass along the anchor and kind words to four new staff members. We are so excited and honored to share them with you, too!
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Message from the Office of Early Learning

The Wake Pre-Kindergarten application is open for the 2023-24 school year. Paper applications are available in our front office, or you may apply online here. These programs are for children who will be 4 years old by Aug. 31, 2023. Please submit your application by Friday, June 16 if you are interested.

If you need assistance with you completing your application, please see the support sessions available:

Wake County Public School System

Every Tuesday, 1 to 4 p.m., through June 13

Crossroads 2/110 Corning Road, Cary

Contact: Varenka GomezdelCampo


Wake County Smart Start

Every Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m., year-round (support for other applications as well)

4901 Waters Edge Drive, #101, Raleigh

Contact: Ana Gallo (

Family Links

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Last year quite a few weeks got filled up fast especially for the Spring! So sign up and pay for your week now!

Click on the link above for more details!!!


We have created this handbook to help you and your child understand the rules and expectations in school, on the way to and from school and at school-sponsored activities. We encourage you to discuss those rules and this document with your child.

Bryan Road Elementary School

Bryan Road Elementary operates on a traditional WCPSS calendar and serves PreK - 5th grade students.

School hours are: 9:15 start and 3:45 dismissal.