2021 December Virtual Newsletter

Merry and Bright

Jingle All the Way!

December is full of bright opportunities for student to have fun while getting their "Best Beginning!"


Holiday Fun Days are listed below and on the December Student Calendar. Please help us celebrate the upcoming holidays with a little festive fun!


Just a reminder that December 8 is a half-day for students and dismissal will be at 11:00 am.


AES Curriculum Night is on December 9 from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm. Drive-thru the Bus Loop to pick up a Literacy Packet and a Bojangles Sandwich with chips and a sweet treat! - While supplies Last


PBIYES Light Show will be December 9 from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm, too! The cost is $5.00 per vehicle. Click on the link below to learn more about the light show...


PBIYES Light Show Information Flyer


Georgetown Kraft Credit Union "CU Save Club" is back! If you would like for your child to join, applications will be sent home and a representative will be at AES on December 15 to collect applications and deposits! Click on the link below for more information...


CU Save Club


We hope that our Panda Family and Friends have a wonderful, relaxing holiday season and winter break!


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Special Notice

The school will be closed for Winter/Holiday Break from December 20, 2021 - December 31, 2021. Teachers will return to school for a Staff Development Day on Monday, January 3, 2022 and Students will return on Tuesday, January 4, 2022!

Panda Events

2021 December Calendar


Event Highlights:


December After School Program will meet on December 1 & 2 only from 2:30-4:30


Girls on the Run last meeting for the Fall Season is December 2 from 2:15-3:45. The Fall Season GOTR 5K is on December 4 at 10:00 am at the Black River Cypress Preserve. Come out to cheer and encourage our pandas as they start and finish their season ending celebration!


Important Dates

  • Dec 2 - Santa Pictures
  • Dec 3 - Sunshine Snack
  • Dec 8 - Half-Day for Students - Dismissal at 11:00
  • Dec 9 - Curriculum Night & PBIYES Light Show 5:30-7:00
  • Dec 9 - Kona Ice Day
  • Dec 15 - CU Save Club
  • Dec 20 - Jan 3 - Holiday/Winter Break - No School

Looking Ahead...

  • Jan 3 - Staff Development Day - No School for Students
  • Jan 4 - Students Return to School
December Breakfast and Lunch Menus

Click above to view calendars

November Games Day @ the Library

AES Pandas had a great time participating in Games Day @ the Library! Students used problem solving, decision-making, social, teamwork, and creativity skills as they worked on STEM activities and board games.

Games Day Pictures

Click on the link above to see Games Day Pictures

Become an Andrews Elementary PTA Member!

We have many opportunities for you to become involved with enriching your child's education!

Listed below are several of the events that PTA members will have the opportunity to help with as a volunteer:

  • Special Snack Helper
  • Sort and Distribute Fundraising Items
  • Count Fundraising Money
  • Provide occasional lunch/recess duty coverage
  • Spring Carnival Helper
  • Fall Festival
  • Field Day
  • and much more!

Please consider joining the AES PTA! Click Here for a PTA Membership Application.

School Bell Schedule

  • Building Open - 7:00 am
  • First Bell - 7:25 am
  • School Begins - 7:30 am
  • School Dismissal - 2:00 pm

Things to Remember!

  • If your child is sick, please do not send them to school.
  • School begins at 7:30 am and dismissed at 2:00 pm each day

School Information

AES Mission Statement

The mission of Andrews Elementary School, in

partnership with parents and community, is to meet the

social, emotional, physical, and educational needs of all

students, enabling them to become life-long learners and

productive members of society.