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November 7, 2021


Brentwood Families,


Hope you had a great weekend! Please see information below for updates: 


Important Dates to Remember


Thursday, November 11 = Holiday, No school for students and staff


Friday, November 12 = No School for students



Important Updates


Congratulations to our 21-22 Teacher of the Year (Mrs. Katy Womack - 2nd Grade Teacher) and our Instructional Assistant of the Year (Mrs. Shannon Rogers - 1st Grade Instructional Assistant)


Mrs. Katy Womack - Teacher of the Year



Mrs. Shannon Rogers - Instructional Assistant of the Year



UPDATE: Thursday, November 11 - Friday, November 12 : No school


There will be no school for students on Thursday, Nov. 11 and Friday, Nov. 12 due to a holiday and workday.


UPDATE: THANK YOU Brentwood Families


Thank you to all the Brentwood Families who provided items to show appreciation for our staff for Fall Staff Appreciation. We will be showing staff appreciation this coming week! If you see a staff member, let them know how much they are appreciated.




Reminder: Join our Brentwood Parent Teacher Association (PTA)


We need your help in helping support our Brentwood students and staff. You can help us by joining the Brentwood PTA. Click the following link to join the PTA today!  


Reminder: Important COVID Procedures and Protocols


Please make sure to refer to the Safe to School Plan for Families for all Health and Safety Guidelines. 

All students should have their temperature taken every day at home before coming to school. You may not enter a WCPSS facility if you are:

  • Diagnosed with COVID-19 within the last 10 days
  • Exposed to COVID-19 within the last 14 days and not fully vaccinated
  • Instructed to quarantine
  • Sick or experiencing any of these symptoms of illness
    • Fever or chills
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Fatigue
    • Muscle or body aches
    • Headache
    • New loss of taste or smell
    • Sore throat
    • Congestion or runny nose
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhea

IMPORTANT: Please know that parents will be contacted if their child experiences any of the above symptoms while at school, and will need to be picked up. 


COVID like symptoms will require a negative PCR test OR alternate diagnosis by a medical provider AND the student must have felt well and been fever free for 24 hours without medication to return. Please refer to the following link for more information:


REMINDER: Follow us on Social Media


Check out the wonderful things going on at Brentwood Magnet Elementary School of Engineering!


Twitter: @BrentwoodMESE

Facebook: BrentwoodMESE

Instagram: BrentwoodMESE


Thank you for your patience with us as we continue to receive updated district information. Again, we will communicate all of our plans for Brentwood once it is finalized.


Feel free to contact the school at (919)850-8720  if you have additional questions or contact your child’s teacher if you need any assistance. 


We are Stronger Together!




Melissa McKinley, Principal