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August 5 Message to Families

 

Greetings! This is Principal Batten of Pleasant Grove Elementary.  You are receiving this message because your child is enrolled to attend Pleasant Grove for the 2022-2023 school year.  I am excited to welcome you and your child to the Flyers Community! 

 

Back to school events begin soon.  I hope you and your child can attend. 

 

Upcoming welcome back events:

  • August 25:  Pleasant Grove Kindergarten Family Kick Off, 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM
  • August 26:  Grades 1 – 5 Meet the Teacher, 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM
  • August 29: First Day of School

 

Information for New Families:  I am excited to welcome you and your child to the Grove!  Click here for a virtual overview about each grade at Pleasant Grove.  

 

School Supplies:  School Supply lists are now posted on the school website for each grade level.  Visit https://bit.ly/flyersupplies

 

Kindergarten Staggered Entry:  For the week of August 29 – September 2 Kindergarten students will only attend one day of school.  A letter with an invitation for the specific date your Kindergarten student will have Staggered Entry was mailed to families who registered by July 31.  If you did not receive a letter, please contact the school and ask to speak with Ms. Greene.

 

Student Meals:  Breakfast costs $1.50.  Lunch is $3.00.  Meals will be at no cost to students who qualify for free or reduced price meal benefits.  Families can apply for free or reduced-price meals online by visiting www.MySchoolApps.com .  Paper applications can be requested by calling 919-588-3535 or 919-856-2920 or emailing cnsmealbenefits@wcpss.net .

 

Before/Afterschool Care:  Raleigh Parks & Recreation provides on-site before and after school care at PGES.  You can contact Parks & Rec at 919-996-6165 or visit parks.raleighnc.gov.

 

Bus Transportation:  Families should access the WCPSS website at https://www.wcpss.net/Page/174 for the most up-to-date information about 2022-2023 bus services. 

 

Weekly School Communications:  Pleasant Grove sends messages to families through email and texts so look for these messages to stay informed.  You can set preferences for notifications at https://www.wcpss.net/domain/12201.  Additional information is shared on the school website at www.wcpss.net/pleasantgrovees.

 

Pleasant Grove Elementary is located at 3605 Pleasant Grove Church Rd, Morrisville, 27560.  The number for the office is 919-694-8770.  If you call and find that the number is busy, please leave a message and someone will follow up with you.  Email me if you have questions.  You can reach me at bbatten@wcpss.net.

 

Sincerely,

Burt Batten, Principal