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Ms. Chidester's Weekly Message: 10/27/23


Dear Conn Magnet Elementary School Families,       


Literacy Night: Please join us on Wednesday, November 15 for Literacy Night. The book fair will be open in the Media Center throughout the entire evening from 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Staff will welcome families and their students for literacy games and activities from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Be sure to stop by classrooms for a free takeaway! Literacy Night is a floating event, so families are welcome anytime from 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Children must remain with their families for this event. We look forward to seeing our students and their families!  


   000 000 UCPSS Family Academy in partnership with WashinGTon & Conn Elementary presents... SAFETY NOVENBER 2 e G:30pm WASHINGTON GT NAGNET ELERENTARY 1000 FAYETTEVILLE STREET CLICK TO RSVP!! 


PTA Updates:   

Looking to volunteer? You must be approved by WCPSS and complete Conn's volunteer training, which is now available virtually! The training takes approximately five minutes and can be done on your own schedule. Please be sure to submit your information at the end of the virtual Conn training to verify completion. All volunteers must be WCPSS approved and trained before signing up for a volunteer shift. Click here to get started! 


We are in the final stretch of our All For Conn fundraising campaign that ends October 31! We are so close! Help us reach our goal by donating today    




Gabriel Chidester, Principal   


Important Dates to Remember     

  • Tuesday, October 31- Entrepreneur Day        
  • Wednesday, November 1- Teacher Workday/No School     
  • Thursday, November 2- Internet Safety at Washington GT Magnet School @ 6:30 p.m.     
  • Tuesday, November 7- Teacher Workday/No School       
  • Friday, November 10- Holiday/No School    
  • Monday, November 13 - Friday, November 17- Book Fair  
  • Wednesday, November 15- Fall Pictures Retakes & Literacy Night @ 4:30 p.m.    
  • Monday, November 20- 5th Grade Musical @ 5:30 p.m.      
  • Wednesday, November 22 - Friday, November 24- Holiday/No School     
  • Friday, December 8- PreK Family Partnership Day    
  • Thursday, December 21 – January 2- Winter Break/No School