Virginia Living Museum Reminders!

*Students need to arrive at CTES at 7:00am.  Students should be escorted into the gym by a parent or guardian to line up and check in with your child’s teacher.

*Students need to be picked up at CTES at 3:00pm. A note must be sent in to school if your child will be riding home with someone other than a parent. We will not be able to dismiss your child to another adult without a note.

*Bring a labeled bagged (disposable) lunch and a separate labeled bagged snack. Students will be eating their snack on the bus, and will not have access to their lunches once on the bus.

*No electronics will be allowed on the field trip.  Students will be allowed to bring a backpack/tote bag with cards, drawing items, and books on the bus.  Students may also keep their peanut free/nut free snack in their backpack with them on the bus.

*Please do not send in money with your children. We will NOT be visiting the gift shop. Chaperones and teachers will not be responsible for holding or finding lost money.

*Dress according to the weather! Students will be both inside and outside during the field trip. Appropriate clothing and P.E. shoes are necessary to participate in the field trip. ***Please wear your class t-shirt!!!

Updates for the week of November 9, 2015

Hello parents,

Here are some updates for you:

The county requires us to provide lunch on half days now  We have a half day this week on Wednesday, Nov. 11. So, by now you have seen the bright, yellow half sheet that was due back on Friday regarding lunch choices.  Please make sure you send in a bagged lunch on Wednesday unless you indicated otherwise.  We will be eating a shortened lunch on our half day. Wednesday is also Veteran’s day and we will be having an assembly in honor of these special men and women.

We have a couple of tests coming up this week!  Tuesday, Nov. 10 – will be our Science test on weather, water cycle, weathering and erosion.  Wednesday, Nov. 11 – will be our Math test on graphing and calendar skills.


FIELD TRIP!  Thursday, Nov. 12 – We are headed to the VA Living Museum in Newport News, VA.  Please send a bagged lunch with your child that day and make sure they are wearing comfortable shoes.  All students and chaperones need to arrive to school at 7:00am.  The buses will be leaving at 7:30.  Please pick your child up at school at 3:00 that afternoon as we will not be back for the children to ride the buses home.

Please let me know if you have any questions!