Charlestown ES Dragons Family Update
May 2, 2018
Important Upcoming Dates to Remember:
5-11-18 Career Day for students
- 5-9-18 2nd Grade to Fair Hill Nature Center
- 5-18-18 Fun and Fitness Day
- 5-25-18 School is in session
- 5-30-18 Volunteer Appreciation Snack and Chat at 2:15
- 5-31-18 3rd Grade to Fair Hill Nature Center
- 6-1-18 Fun and Fitness Rain Date
- 6-4-18 Plumpton Park Zoo assembly for students
- 6-6-18 Spring Concert, 6:30 (moved from 5-30-18)
- 6-12-18 4th Marking Period Awards Program at 9:30, Grades 1-4
- 6-12-18 Kindergarten Promotion Program at 10:30
- 6-12-18 End of Year Green Zone Celebration at 1:00
- 6-13-18 5th Grade Promotion at 10:00, Reception to Follow
- 6-13-18 Pre K Promotion Program, 9:30 in Pre K
Spirit Days at Charlestown Elementary! Dress up and join in the fun!
May 4 - Wear Yellow for Wishbone Day
May 18 - Wear your Fun and Fitness Day T-shirt
May 23 - Dress As Your Future Career Choice (Career Day)
Jun. 1 - Wear Sneakers, Sunglasses, and Hats
June 8 - Wear Charlestown Spirit Wear
Dragon’s Notes and News:
Inclement Weather Make-up Days: Due to the recent school closings, future days have been determined that will be used for make up days. The following days is now a school day: May 25th. In addition, the new last day of the school year for students is June 14th.
5th Grade Promotion: The date for the 5th grade promotion is Wednesday, June 13th. We will begin our event at 10:00 a.m. and have a reception afterwards.
Spring Concert Rescheduled: Due to a conflict with a parent/student orientation at Perryville Middle School, the Spring Concert will be rescheduled to June 6th at 6:30.
Perryville Middle School Information for Rising 6th Graders: Attached in this update is a flyer with several important dates for our students who will be moving on to Perryville Middle School next year. Please take advantage of these opportunities to help ensure a smooth transition into the 6th grade.
Maryland Green School Certification: On March 17th, the Environmental Committee submitted an application to the Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education to become a Certified Green School. We are happy to announce that with the hard work on the part of your students and their teachers, Charlestown is now a Certified Green School! (See the attached for a press release regarding our achievement)
End of Year Green Zone Celebration Volunteers Needed: We are seeking up to 10 parent volunteers to help run carnival game stations for our end of the year Green Zone Celebration on Tuesday, June 12th from 1:00-3:30. If you are interested, please call or email Ms. Simm, email@example.com. Thank you!!
Volunteer Appreciation Snack and Chat: We greatly appreciate our volunteers! If you served as a volunteer this school year, please plan to attend our Volunteer Appreciation Snack and Chat on the afternoon of May 30th at 2:15 pm. We hope to see you there!