2015-16 PTA School Supply Packs - On sale NOW
Attention PES parents new & old:
The PTA is *sold out* of kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 6th grade School Supply Packs but still have a limited quantity of fifth grade supplies for sale on a first come, first serve basis. If you are in need of a pack, don't wait, contact Deb Hertz @ email@example.com or Natalie Dick-Peddie @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please order by returning this order form. Make Checks Payable to: PES PTA. If paying in cash please include the exact amount of cash required. No change will be given. Any amount over the amount required will be considered a donation to the PES PTA.
Distribution of Materials at School- September 22
FCPS regulation 1367 states that any materials from non-profit organizations may be sent home with students on one date designated by the school. Providence Elementary School has chosen Tuesday, September 22nd to send any information home. In addition to this one day, we will be happy to post your information and keep copies in the office for anyone interested. If you are a member of a non-profit organization, and would like your materials to be sent home, Please include the following statement when creating your flyer: "These materials are neither sponsored nor endorsed by the Fairfax County School Board, the Superintendent, or this school." and please deliver 750 copies in stacks of 25 to Providence Elementary by noon on Friday, September 18th. Thank you!
PTA School Supply Delivery - September 2nd
It's that time of year...again! We need your help and your hand trucks to deliver school supply packs to the classrooms! To volunteer click here
DATE: 09/02/2015 ( Wed 6:00PM - 8:30PM EDT )
LOCATION: Providence Elementary School Lobby
2015-16 Open House - September 3rd
The 2015-16 school year's open house will be held on September 3rd.
Open House Hours are as following:
Grades K & 1: 12:00pm-1:00pm
Ice Cream Social: 12:30pm-1:30pm
Grades 2 - 6: 1:00pm-2:00p,
School Starts - September 8th
School starts September 8, 2015! Don't forget our new bell schedule. The PES schedule is below:
8:20 1st bell
8:30 late bell (kids expected to be in class)
3:15 dismissal bell
Bus schedules for next year will be mailed to homes the week before school starts. For planning purposes, estimate that your bus pickup time will be about 20-30 minutes later than this year.
Parent SIS Accounts - Are now available!!
This online tool will provide you access to view your child's student information, including attendance, report cards, class schedules, gradebook (for MS and HS students), course history, discipline, health, and school information. We hope that you will use this capability to help facilitate your child's education.
SIS Parent Account letters have been mailed. If your activation code has expired, please contact your child's subschool. Parent Account Activation Video, Parent Account Navigation Video or view this Guide.
Attention rising 6th Graders - Tdap Booster shot is DUE!
Virginia law requires that all students entering 6th grade receive the Tdap booster if at least 5 years have passed since the last tetanus-containing vaccine was received. Please bring the required paperwork to Aggie Buckley, in the school office as soon as possible. Teacher assignments will not be given to students who have not provided proof of immunization and those students will not be allowed to start school on September 8, 2015.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the school at 703-460-4400. Fairfax County Health Department offers free walk in services. Joesph Willard Health Center located in Fairfax has walk-in hours on Wednesdays from 5-6:30pm. To make an appointment contact the center at 703-246-7100. For additional Health Department locations, click here.
All Pro Dads - September 18th
Our first All Pro Dads meeting for the 2015-16 school year will be on September 18th. Our new start time will be 7:25am. We hope you can join us. We will be sharing in a short and fun program with our kids on what being an All Pro Dad is all about. All dads and moms are welcome! If you will plan to join us, please RSVP on our website, www.allprodad.com/2929. Remember that we begin at 7:25 am in the school cafeteria.”
|School Year 2015-16|
|September 3||Open House:
Grades K-1 (12pm)
Ice Cream Social (12:30pm-1:30pm)
Grades 2-6 (1pm)
|September 8||First Day of School, 8:30am (New Time)
New Kindergarten Families -
Tears & Cheers, Cafe @ 8:40am
|September 18||All Pro Dads, Cafe 7:25am|
|September 28||Back to School Night: Grades K-2 (7pm)|
|September 29||Back to School Night: Grades 3-6 (7pm)|
|October 9||No School: Student Holiday/Teacher Workday|
|October 12||No School: Columbus Day Holiday|
|October 16||All Pro Dads, Cafe 7:25am
PTA Movie Night, 6:30pm
Raindate Oct 23