Grandparents Day Luncheon at Peabody Elementary!

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Next week we celebrate grandparents at Peabody with the annual Grandparent’s Luncheon! Please see your child’s Tuesday folder to sign up their grandparent(s). The form will also include the designated days for your child to eat with grandparents.

Pre-paid orders must be turned in by Monday, September 8th.  

Or you can download the form here and turn it into the school by Monday!

Grandparents Day Luncheon Order Form

Room Parents Wanted

Screenshot 2014-09-02 20.46.37One of the best ways we can all help our children … is by helping their teachers!

Consider being a room parent! Your role — be the communication link between your teacher the other parents in your child’s classroom.

Is there a need in your child’s classroom – send an email to help organize class parents.

Is it your teacher’s birthday? Email the parents to get ideas or collect funds.

Holiday party? Help your teacher sign up parents!

More questions? Visit the PTA Handbook here for more guidance.


Peabody Teacher Websites!

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Ms. Gunn:



Ms. Crutchfield:

Ms. Malland: 

Ms. Teagarden:


1st Grade

1st Grade Team:


2nd Grade

2nd Grade Team:


3rd Grade

Ms. Davis and Ms. Douberly:

Mrs. Cooper and Ms. Pletcher:


4th Grade

4th Grade Team:


5th Grade

5th Grade Team:





The Village Toymaker to sponsor AR Store!

Screenshot 2014-08-21 13.16.07The Accelerated Reader team is thrilled to announce that this year’s AR Prize Store will be sponsored by The Village Toymaker! This generous local business will be donating the toys and prizes our Peabody students will choose from when they shop with their AR points this year.

The Village Toymaker’s huge annual toy sale starts today (8/21/14) and runs through Sunday (8/24/14), with 20-50% off everything in their stores, so please stop by one of their locations (at the Children’s Museum, in East Memphis or in Germantown) to do a little shopping for upcoming birthdays, or maybe even some early Christmas shopping! When you do, PLEASE make sure to mention that you’re a Peabody family and thank them for their generosity to our children!

The first AR Prize Store will be held right around Fall Break, so encourage your child to do LOTS of reading and AR quiz taking — not only so they can get some great prizes, but also to s-t-r-e-t-c-h those mental muscles! Need more info about how to help your child be successful with AR? Check out our AR web page!

Kindergarten Orientation + Ice Cream = Fun!


New kindergartners and their families are welcome as Peabody celebrates the arrival of our newest Eagles. Thanks to our adopters at Neighborhood Church, the students (and any siblings) are invited to hangout and enjoy frozen treats with plenty of adult supervision while their parents get to know our fabulous Kindergarten teachers and their classrooms. Of course, after orientation, the grownups are invited to have a treat, too!

What: Kindergarten Orientation and Ice Cream Social

When: Tuesday, August 12 from 6PM to 7:30PM

Where: Peabody Elementary Cafetorium