Free School Supplies!

backpackPeabody’s newest adopter, Lindenwood Christian Church, will be giving away free school supplies to Peabody students this Saturday, August 2, from 9 am – 3 pm! 

Details from our adopter:

Lindenwood will send buses to pick up parents from Peabody School starting at 8:45 am.  There will be a bus transporting parents in 30 minute intervals.  Lindenwood is providing breakfast and lunch to parents and students.  The last bus will pick up from Peabody at 2:15 pm.  Parents do not have to stay at the church the entire time.  Lindenwood will transport back to Peabody within 30 to 45 minutes.  There will be fun activities such as face painting and games for children.

Thank you, Lindenwood!

‘Meet and Greet’ New Teachers This Tuesday!

Welcome our new teachers on Early Registration night!

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Join us for a “New Teacher Meet and Greet”

When:  Tuesday, July 22nd from 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Where:  The Peabody Playground

 *Note:  Early Registration is Tuesday, July 22nd from 4-7pm.

Click here to see requirements for registration!

Please join the Peabody family in welcoming our newest staff members:

Ms. Kari Griswold joins the Peabody family  by way of Alexandria, Egypt where she taught 1st grade and Avon Park, Florida where she taught KK.

Mrs. Jillian Atlas joins the Peabody family by way of Corning Achievement School District where she taught 3rd grade.  Mrs. Atlas will be teaching 2nd grade Optional this school year.

Ms. Jennifer Douberly joins the Peabody family by way of Frayser Achievement School District where she taught 4th grade.  Ms. Douberly will be teaching 3rd grade this school year.

Ms. Pletcher joins the Peabody family by way of Malaga Spain where she taught KK/1st and Mobile, Alabama where she taught 3rd.  Ms. Pletcher will be teaching 3rd grade Optional this school year.

Mrs. Sue O’Hearn joins the Peabody family by way of Tipton County School District where she taught 5th grade Math.  Mrs. O’Hearn will be teaching 5th grade Optional this school year.

Ms. Amy Paller joins the Peabody family by way of Lebonheur Hospital Teacher and Ridgeway Middle School where she taught a range of students from KK-8th grade.  Ms. Paller will be teaching Instructional Resource this school year.

 

Please view below for staffing for the 2014-2015 School Year:

PRE-K

Lisa Gunn

KINDERGARTEN

Candace Moore

Olivia Malland

Rebecca Teagarden

Kari Griswold

FIRST

Margie Katz-  Optional

Atarius Walton

Willia Smith

Carrie Ross- Looping with KK class

SECOND

Jillian Atlas-  Optional

Iris Myers

Audrey Farmer

THIRD           

Carissa Pletcher (Reading/Social Studies)-  Optional

Mary Cooper (Math/Science)

Connie Davis (Reading/Social Studies)

Jennifer Douberly (Math/Science)

FOURTH

Gina Guthrie (Reading)-  Optional

Anna Hardin (Math)

Debbie Smith (Science/Social Studies)

FIFTH

Sue O’Hearn (Math)-  Optional

Mavis Stitt (Science/Social Studies)

 

RUSSIAN

Dinara Bowers

Inesa Linch

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION

Celeste Brown

Amy Paller

 

PLC COACH:  Lashunda Bell

OPTIONAL COORDINATOR:  Deirdre Jones

SCHOOL COUNSELOR:  Christopher Jones

GENERAL OFFICE SECRETARY:  Donna Wilkes

FINANCIAL SECRETARY:  Mary McKinnie

 

MUSIC:  Jerry Sanders

ART:  Shelly Momany

PE:  Willie Leflore

LIBRARIAN:  Dwight Malone

 

CLUE:  Donna Allen

SPEECH:  Katie Adimus

ESL:  Margaret Yoder

 

AFTER SCHOOL CARE COORDINATOR:  Keneetha Dabney

 

 

 

Order Your Peabody Shirts and Hoodies!

Add some flair to your child’s school uniform with official Peabody Elementary gear from your Peabody PTA.

All items are principal-approved and can be worn daily (with the exception of the Peabody T-shirt, which can only be worn on Fridays.)

If you would like to order one or all of these items, please click the link below to download this order form.

Peabody Elementary Swag Order Form 2014

Then email the form as an attachment to this email.  Your pre-ordered items will be available for pick-up at registration. Bring your check made out to “The Peabody PTA” at pre-registration or registration. You can also place your order at registration.  Checks and cash only.

Many thanks to Peabody PTA parents Stephanie Hill, Heather Trotter and Mandy Grisham for coordinating this year’s swag sale!

*Note:  The Peabody T-Shirt is a discontinued item.  Only large and extra-large youth sizes are available.

 

 

Sponsor a Peabody After School Club!

Would you or your employer sponsor a Peabody Club?

Screenshot 2014-07-07 22.44.17We are asking for donations of time, special interest, resources, or money. Want to assist with the Garden Club? Donate supplies for Crafty Kids? Bring in a guest chef to the Cooking Club? Sponsor a child so he can join a club? Here’s your chance.

See the clubs listed below. Let Karen Golightly (kgolight@cbu.edu) know if you’re interested.

  • Mini Mad Scientist
  • Crafty Kids
  • Creative Critters,
  • Beading Buddies
  • Passport to the World
  • Drama Club
  • Garden Club
  • Computer Club
  • Kid Fit Club
  • Sports Club (Eagle Club)
  • Russian Club
  • Journalism Club
  • Cooking/Recipe Club
  • Debate Club
  • Jr. BETA Club

Peabody Kindergartners Must Have Immunization Shots

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR REGISTERING YOUR KINDERGARTEN CHILD FOR THE 2014-15 SCHOOL YEAR:

All Kindergarten and PreK registering for  for the 2014-2015 school year must
have the required immunizations mentioned below. According to district policies, Peabody cannot register any student who does not have the required documentation by July 29th. Even if you have turned in the documentation to our office, parents or guardians will still need to bring in a copy of this information with them when they register.

CLICK HERE FOR SCS OFFICIAL PAGE ON IMMUNIZATIONS. 

The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has immunization requirements for children enrolling in child care and school. Children who start pre-school, pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, 7th grade, or are a new student starting school in Tennessee for the first time, all will need a new official Tennessee Certificate of Immunization to provide to the school or child care provider when asked for an immunization certificate.

You can find out more about the vaccine requirements online at  http://health.state.tn.us/CEDS/required.htm or you can contact your healthcare provider or local health department. For general information about vaccines, visit www.cdc.gov/vaccines.