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Upcoming Dates:

Monday Sept 19th: PDPs Due (We will email you to set up a time to conference about them), 1:45- 4th Gr Assembly and 2:15- K-3 Gr Assembly for Fundraiser Kickoff

Tuesday Sept 20th: Curriculum Night 6pm

Teachers, Please be present at 6 pm in the multipurpose room. I will introduce our new Pandas to our school family. We will then dismiss all teachers to their rooms for curriculum night preparation. We will dismiss families to the rooms around 6:30. I will share a Title I PowerPoint with families and our PTA president will share a message from the PTA.

Wednesday Sept 21st: Mrs. Lane, Ms. Brick, and Mrs. Parks at District MTSS meeting (2 pm)

Thursday Sept 22nd:

Friday Sept 23rd: United Way Campaign ends

Looking Ahead:

September 28th - Early Release Day

Oct 4th - Picture Day

Small Group Lesson Planning - A PES Bottom Line Expectation

Team, We want to make sure we support each other with small group lesson planning.

Please begin to think about the format you will use to share your small group math and reading plans with us. Have you decided on a format? We will begin to review plans during the week of September 26th.

Sample small group template for reading
Sample small group template for math

Thanks Mrs. McKee and Mrs. Pister for sharing your small group plans at PLCs this year! Take a second this week to share with your team how you plan to tackle small groups!


Kudos to Ms. Brick, Ms. Cox, Mrs. Frost, Mrs. McHenry, and Mrs. Evans for their patience and problem solving approach to behavioral difficulties.

Love all the communication to families over the past two weeks! Keep up the great work!
Here are some fine examples: There are many more examples out there! Please keep sharing them with me!
**Ms. Henry's newsletter
**First Grade's newsletter
** Second Grade's newsletter
**Mrs. Gordon's weekly email
Keep our parents informed! I've heard from Mrs. Mitchell, regarding a subscription to Smore. If you would like for the school to purchase you a subscription for the year, please let me know.

United Way Update

Our United Way Campaign ends on Friday the 23rd. So far we raised $805 with about 1/4 of our staff participating. Please help us reach our goal of $1,700 by Friday. Every donation will get a week long JEANS PASS!!!