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April 17, 2022

Brentwood Families,


We are excited to welcome back our Brentwood students! We hope everyone had a relaxing Spring Break. Now we are ready to finish up our last quarter of the school year! June will be here before we know it, and we are staying strong to the very end. 


Please see the information below for updates:


Important Dates to Remember


April 19 -April 27 - PTA Boosterthon Fundraiser


April 25 - April 29 - Book Fair available on-campus for students


Important Updates


UPDATE: Data Manager Appreciation Day (Wednesday, April 19th),  MS. MALONE

Let’s celebrate Ms. Malone on this special day. We appreciate all that she has done for our staff, students, and families. If you see Ms. Malone, let her know how much you appreciate her!


UPDATE: PTA Boosterthon Fundraiser (April 19-April 27)

We are excited to have our first Dance Fit Boosterthon Fundraiser starting this coming week!


Our goal is to raise $5,000 for STUDENT AND TEACHER SUPPORT! Therefore, we need all classes to work hard to raise money!


We want all families to get registered! Log on to []MYBOOSTER.COM today and enter your family’s details.


Key dates to remember:

  • Registration Opens – NOW - Register on []MYBOOSTER.COM
  • Donating Starts – April 12th
  • Fundraiser Kick Off – April 19th
  • Event Date – April 27th - SAVE THE DATE! Students will be DANCING this day!


Check out this video:

UPDATE: PTA Book Fair is coming soon (April 25-29)

Brentwood will be having an on-campus Book Fair for students April 25-29. During this time, students can purchase various items. More information on the Book Fair will be sent home in the future.


WE NEED VOLUNTEERS: Sign Up Today to help volunteer-

Reminder: NEW DATE - Brentwood Beautification Day (Saturday, May 14)

We have set a new date for our Brentwood Beautification Day. This will be scheduled on Saturday, May 14th from 9am-1pm. More information to come!


Reminder: 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. 


Reminder: 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: 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