MARGARET BRENT ELEMENTARY
"HOME OF THE BOBCATS"
|ANNOUNCEMENTS AND INFORMATION|
MBES School Announcements
†† There will be NO lunch charges after May 19th.
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Thank you, Cafeteria Management
June 3rd MBES Chick Fil A spirit night on Garrisonville Rd.
MBES Chick Fil A Spirit Night on Garrisonville Road
Wednesday, June 3rd
Don't forget to sign in for the classroom competition!
MBES needs road race sponsors!
Save the date! 2015 MBES†5K†& 1 mile Fun Run is scheduled for October 4, 2015.
We need sponsors for the 2015 road race!
Click here for sponsorship form.
B101.5 Teacher of the Month
Miss Lisa Wescoat had a surprise visit. She was nominated by one of her students for the B101.5 Teacher of the Month award. She is seen accepting the award along with Mrs. Colucci, Mrs. Truslow & Dee from B101.5
Mrs. Powers-Service Employee of the Year
From left to right, Mrs. Colucci, Mrs. Powers and Mrs. Truslow celebrate Mrs. Powers' selection as 2014-2015 Service Employee of the Year. Way to go Mrs. Powers!
attn. 3rd, 4th, & 5th grade SOL testers
Standards of Learning tests (SOLs) will begin soon (mid May). Only 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students take the state test. Below is a helpful booklet for students and parents regarding test taking tips, practice sites and FYI about the tools provided by our counseling department. Students are practicing at school with these tools. They can also practice at home using the VDOE website.
Click here for the SOL test taking tips booklet
This is their time to shine!
Purchase your MBES Yearbook
Yearbooks on†sale Now
Early Bird Special!
Purchase your yearbook early and SAVE!
MBES Yearbooks are back this year to celebrate the 2014-2015 school year. Yearbooks consist of 76 color pages and will feature class pictures from grades K to 5, school activities and events.
Complete form sent home on Feb. 9th
purchase online @ schoolannual.com
2014-2015 MBES School Supply List
Stafford County Schools Announce Honors and Excellence Awards for 2015
Stafford County Schools is proud to present the 2015 Honors and Excellence Awards.† These awards include our Principal of the Year, Teachers of the Year, Service Employees of the Year, Assistant Principal of the Year, Counselor of the Year and First Class New Teacher of the Year.
Stafford County Public Schools announced the selection of Anne E. Moncure Elementary Schoolís Principal, Greg Machi as the 2015 Principal of the Year.† The Washington Post also recognized Mr. Machi as one of their 2015 Distinguished Educational Leadership Awards recipients.†
Mark Hughes from Mountain View High School was selected as the 2015 Teacher of the Year.† The Washington Post also recognized him as The Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher recipient for Stafford County acknowledging teachers who work hard to ensure children receive a high-quality education.†
Other 2015 annual honors and awards include:
Additional information on all of our 2015 Honors Recognition can be found here.
Stafford County Schools also selected the 2015 Service Employees of the Year.† The four finalists are:
More...News Release 14-66
May 22 is a Full Instructional Day for Students
Friday, May 22, is no longer an early release day for students.† This scheduled early release day was removed when the School Board approved using the waiver method to make up days missed due to inclement weather.†
2015 SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAM INFORMATION
During the summer of 2015, Stafford County Public Schools will offer academic classes for new and repeat credit, and driverís education (both classroom and Behind the Wheel).† Information about the SOL remediation/test review for students, who pass a class but fail the SOL test, as well as the Jump Start program, are also included.† Please use the link below for program information.
PRE-REGISTRATION:† April 27 through June 8 in the high school or middle school counseling centers.† The only exception is registration for Behind the Wheel.† Please see the Behind the Wheel Summer Program flyer for the three specific dates (May 6, May 20 and June 17) and sites for registration of this particular summer program.
2014-2015 SPECIAL EDUCATION PARENT INVOLVEMENT SURVEY
All parents of school-aged children and youth who receive special education services in Virginiaís schools are encouraged to complete the Virginia Department of Educationís annual Parent Involvement Survey. This survey is not intended to measure satisfaction with the special education program. It is designed to determine whether or not the school facilitated parent involvement. The English and Spanish versions of the survey have been combined into one survey with both languages.
If you have questions related to the Parent Involvement Survey, please contact Hank Millward email@example.com at the Virginia Department of Education (804) 371-0525.† Click here for the Parent Involvement Survey. Please complete the survey by September 30, 2015.
2015-2016 In-County Student Transfer Window is Now Open
The in-county student transfer window for the 2015-16 school year is now open.† The transfer window will close on August 1, 2015.† Stafford County Public Schools will accept transfers for the 2015-16 school year within this timeframe.† To find information about how to apply for a student transfer, click here.
Efficiency Study and Shared Services Reports
The Efficiency Study of Stafford County Public Schools conducted by Evergreen Evergreen Solutions, LLC and the Shared Services Reports conducted by DecideSmart, LLC, were presented and the documents can be found below.†
MBES - MBES Chick Fil A Spirit Night on Garrisonville Rd
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM