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May 23, 2022

Brentwood Families,


Hope you had a great weekend! Thank you for your patience and understanding with the delayed sending of this message.


Please see the information below for updates:


Important Dates to Remember


Monday, May 30 - Memorial Day Holiday - No School for Students and Staff



Important Updates


UPDATE: Student Water Bottles

As temperatures are rising, please remember to send a water bottle with your child(ren). Covid protocols regarding water fountains still require students to have a cup or water bottle when getting water from the water fountains. 


REMINDER: EOG Dates (3rd-5th Grade)


5th Grade

Friday, May 27th: Science

Wednesday, June 1st: Reading

Friday, June 3rd: Math


4th Grade

Thursday, June 2nd: Reading

Friday, June 3rd: Math


3rd Grade

Wednesday, June 1st: Reading

Thursday, June 2nd: Math

Tuesday, June 7th: some 3rd graders for Read to Achieve


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