January 17, 2021
GRACE, PATIENCE, and FLEXIBILITY
Hope you had a great weekend!
Please see information below for updates:
Important Dates to Remember
Monday, Jan. 18- HOLIDAY (No school for students and staff)
Tuesday, Jan. 19- Teacher Workday (No school for students)
Wednesday, Jan. 20 = Remote instruction for all students
Friday, Jan.22 = Report Cards will be emailed to families
UPDATE: Reminder there is no school on Monday (Jan. 18) and Tuesday (Jan. 19)
There is no school tomorrow (Monday, Jan.18) due to a holiday, and also on Tuesday, Jan. 19 due to a teacher workday.
UPDATE: All students will be on remote instruction until mid-February
All students in grades Pre-K-12 will remain in remote instruction through mid-February.
Board members made this decision after hearing employees and school administrators share their concerns over the increasing percentage of positive cases, the level of community spread in our county and staffing concerns. Board members will review state and local guidance, state and local health data and district operation details before deciding next steps in February.
For more information view the following link: https://www.wcpss.net/Page/47157
UPDATE: Wednesday, Jan. 20 - Friday, Jan. 22 are LIVE instruction days
All students will continue on remote instruction on Wednesday, Jan 20. Please know that these are LIVE INSTRUCTION days. Therefore, students should meet with their classroom teachers on google meet. Contact your child’s teacher for more information.
UPDATE: Remote Learning Grade Level Schedules
Below you will find the remote learning grade level schedules beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 20th. Contact your child’s teacher if you have any questions.
REMINDER: 2nd Semester begins Wednesday, Jan. 20
If your child is changing homeroom teachers for the 2nd semester, you should have received communication from their new teacher.
If you have any questions regarding homeroom changes or 2nd semester, please contact your child’s teacher or the school.
REMINDER: 5th grade parents: Magnet Application Now Open!
The magnet application is now open and will close on 1/28.Visit the following website for more information: https://www.wcpss.net/magnet. If you have any questions about schools or the process, contact our Magnet Coordinator, Kristen McBryde (firstname.lastname@example.org)
REMINDER: Check out what students will be learning at Brentwood this month
Virtual Schedules and Information from each grade level is located in the newsletter below:
REMINDER: Follow us on Social Media
Check out the wonderful things going on at Brentwood Magnet Elementary School of Engineering!
Feel to reach out to me if you have additional questions or contact your child’s teacher if you need any assistance.
Thank you again for your GRACE, PATIENCE, and FLEXIBILITY.
Melissa McKinley, Principal