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March 27, 2022

Brentwood Families,


Hope you enjoyed your weekend! Please see the information below for updates:


Important Dates to Remember


Monday, March 28 - Teacher Workday (No school for students)


Friday, April 1 - Report Cards go home


Important Updates


UPDATE: Teacher Workday, Monday - March 28th

Monday, March 28th is a Teacher Workday and there will be no school for students. We look forward to seeing all students on Tuesday, March 29th.


UPDATE: Before School Care Interest (Raleigh Parks and Recreation)

Raleigh Parks and Recreation currently partners with Brentwood and provides After School care on campus from 3:00 PM - 6:30 PM on school days for a monthly fee set by the city of Raleigh. 


We would like to collect interest to see if families have a need for Before School care on the Brentwood campus. This program would open at 7:00 AM on school days and students would be released to class at 8:00 AM. Before Care would also be a monthly fee that is set by the city of Raleigh. 


Please complete the before school interest form. 


UPDATE: Library Volunteers

We are in need of volunteers to help Ms. Benson (Media Coordinator) throughout the week to shelve library books. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Ms. Benson at 


Reminder: Spring Book Fair is Coming Soon! VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

The PTA will be organizing the Spring Break Fair in April for all students. This book fair will take place on campus this school year. 


We will need volunteers to assist with running the Book Fair during school hours in the media center. If you are interested in volunteering, you will need to first complete the WCPSS volunteer application.


Please sign up at the following link: Book Fair Sign-Up Genius



The WCPSS Virtual Academy will close at the end of the 2021-22 school year. Students will attend their assigned schools in person beginning with the 2022-23 school year. 


See the following link for more information. 

Reminder: MAKO COVID-19 Testing at Brentwood

Our school, in partnership with MAKO Medical, has begun offering weekly, on-campus COVID-19 testing for students and staff.  Learn more about pooled testing. 


Register now. > 

REMINDER:  COVID reminders

If a Brentwood student or someone in the home tests positive for Covid-19 please contact the office at 919-850-8720 to speak to either Ms. Ochoa or Ms. Blankenship for further guidance.

REMINDER: COVID-19 Protocols and Procedures

Please view and follow the information below as the safety of our students and staff is our top priority:

Reminder: Join our Brentwood Parent Teacher Association (PTA)


Do you want to help support our Brentwood students and staff? We need your support by joining the Brentwood PTA. Click the following link to join the PTA today!  


Also, you can support our school by checking out the following deals:



REMINDER: Follow us on Social Media


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


Twitter: @BrentwoodMESE

Facebook: BrentwoodMESE


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