February 28, 2021
GRACE, PATIENCE, and FLEXIBILITY
Hope you had a great weekend! We look forward to seeing 4th/5th grade (Cohort A) in-person students this week.
Please see information below for updates:
Important Dates to Remember
Monday, March 1 = Return to In-person Instruction
(All PreK-3 students; Grades 4-5 Cohort A)
Spirit Week: Wear a Funny Hat or a Crazy Hairstyle
Tuesday, March 2 = Spirit Week: Wear Your Silly or Mismatch Socks
8:30-9am Virtual Guest Readers
- (Sign up today to read to students at this link)
6:00pm - Brentwood/Green Road Library Story Time (Grades 3-5)
Wednesday, March 3 = Remote Learning (Asynchronous) Day
Spirit Week: Wear as many colors as you can
6:00pm - Brentwood/Green Road Library Story Time (PreK-2)
Thursday, March 4 = Spirit Week: Dress in as much green as possible
Friday, March 5 = Spirit Week: Wear your PJs or Cozy Sweats
UPDATE: 4th/5th Grade Cohort A students are in the building this week
Pre-K through Grade 3: Continue DAILY in-person instruction
Grades 4 and 5: Cohort A (on campus) and Cohort B & C (remote)
Important links for returning back to school:
- How is your child getting home? - families should complete this document so that staff know how your child is getting home
UPDATE: PreK Registration
Apply Before April 30 for Pre-Kindergarten for the 2021-22 School Year
WCPSS offers a free, high quality pre-kindergarten program for children who will be 4 years old by August 31. Students spend the full day at school with their classmates learning skills appropriate for their age through exploration and discovery. The goal is to prepare children to enter kindergarten ready to learn and succeed.
Applications must be submitted by April 30. Learn more and apply today.
UPDATE: Remote Learning (Asynchronous) Day on Wed. March 3
Students will have a remote learning (asynchronous) day on Wed. March 3. Contact classroom teachers for additional information on assignments.
UPDATE: Read Across America Week (March 1-5)
We are looking for virtual guest readers to read to our classes next Tuesday, March 2. Sign up today: Link
Spirit Week: Check out our Spirit Week Flyer. Join us and dress up this week!
REMINDER: Brentwood Afterschool Program
We will continue partnering with Raleigh Parks and Recreation for our After School program. The program will be held on the Brentwood campus on school days from 3:00 - 6:00 for a cost.
The program strives to make available a high-quality program at a low cost. The goal is to include a variety of curriculum-based programs such as arts & crafts, fitness & nutrition, and homework assistance.
Registration needs to be completed through Raleigh Parks and Rec. For more information and the registration process, please visit:
REMINDER: Check out what students will be learning at Brentwood this month
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