The 2014 Peabody Eagle Spirit Shirt is Out!

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Screenshot 2014-11-13 21.59.07The design will be printed on a LONG SLEEVED, light blue t-shirt. Students can wear these shirts to school on Fridays with their uniform bottoms. Shirts are $12.00/each.

Please visit http://goo.gl/forms/k63eh3ZmVw to order these awesome new shirts, Peabody polos, hoodies and more! Or Download an order form here by clicking on this link!

Submit your checks (made payable to Peabody PTA) or cash (exact change) to the school.

All orders are due by Friday, November 21.

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Inspire a Young Person – College and Career Day at Peabody Elementary!

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No – they’re not ready to declare their majors just yet, but elementary students are old enough to start thinking about the future. Sure, most of them want the glamorous jobs – firefighters, athletes, and actors – but now is the perfect time to expose them to a range of professions! 

Some studies show that career development is a lifelong path that begins in elementary school. Here are a few simple tips for presenting to young kids.

We’d like you to share your career with our students, and it will only take you an hour!  Just sign up for a time by clicking our easy SignUp Genius button belowHave a friend or relative with an interesting job? Share this post with them!

Peabody Elementary Career Day (grades 3-5)

Friday, December 5th, 2014

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Or Click This Link to Sign-Up!

Don’t want to sign up online? You can call our school counselor: 

Christopher Jones, PSC

901.826.8860 (Direct Number)

901.416.4606 (School Office Number)

Please plan on arriving 15 minutes prior to your sign-up time. There will be a waiting area in the library and refreshments for all participants.  Thank you for supporting Peabody Elementary!

Join Peabody’s ‘Walking School Bus’ this Wednesday!

Peabody Elementary's 2013 'Walking School Bus'

Peabody Elementary’s 2013 ‘Walking School Bus’

This Wednesday all Peabody Eagles and parents are invited to join the Walking School Bus! We will meet that morning and walk/roll to school together on our very awesome Walking School Bus!

When:  7:30 am, Wednesday, October 1

Where:  Meet at the carwash at corner of South Parkway/Young Avenue

Teachers will meet students at this intersection, and we strongly encourage parents to walk with their kids! This is a part of an international movement to encourage more children to walk to school.

Design Peabody Elementary’s New T-Shirt!

Peabody Eagles 2014 T-Shirt Design Contest!

Screenshot 2014-09-26 11.12.42Show off your artistic skills and your design could be chosen for the new Peabody Elementary School Spirit shirt!

This year’s theme is: “Peabody E.A.G.L.E.S- Educating All Grade Levels and Ensuring Success”

The winner will receive a free t-shirt (and bragging rights!)

Submit your entries to Ms. Momany no later than Friday, October 3.

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Contest Rules: 

  • Open to Peabody Students in Kindergarten through 5th grade.
  • Designs should consist mostly of yellow and white artwork.
  • Please keep in mind that the winning design will be printed on a light blue shirt.
  • Remember to include your full name, grade section and teacher on your artwork.

Good Luck!

The Peabody Informer: Week of 9.16.14

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PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

Parent Teacher Conferences are Thursday, September 18th from 4:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. Conferences are scheduled on 15 minutes intervals. Please call the school @ 416-4606 to schedule an appointment in the office to meet with your child’s teacher for Parent Teacher Conferences.

 

STUDENTS OUT OF SCHOOL

Students are out of school Friday, September 19th for the District’s Learning Day for Students.

 

CHARITY EVENT OPPORTUNITY

Mrs. Wilkes, Peabody School Secretary, has been chosen to go to jail without passing go. On September 25, 2014, an actual MPD officer will come to Peabody School to haul Mrs. Wilkes off to jail for the Muscular Dystrophy Association fundraiser. Mrs. Wilkes will return to school in a limousine. Students who bring $1 to support the cause by Wednesday, September 24th will earn an “Out of Uniform Day” for Friday, September 26th. Please pay you’re your $1 to see Mrs. Wilkes go to jail. Our goal is $400.00.

 

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Starry Night in Peabody Park Tuesday, September 16 from 5:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.
  • AR Family Night- Parents bring your child to the library Wednesday, September 17 from 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. to take an AR test.
  • Refreshments will be served.

The Peabody Summer Reading Challenge!

Summer break is here! It’s time for sleeping in, summer camps and family vacations.  And it’s the best time — to keep on reading!

Screenshot 2014-05-27 05.39.06This summer we are just challenging students to read different books and to turn in their list at the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year.

Each list provided has books that students may read independently or for parents to read with their students.

The reading challenge is not limited to this list but must be an appropriate grade level for your child.

  • All returned reading logs will earn your child a pass to a Back-To-School Sock Hop!
  • Students will also be able to take AR tests on these books during the month of August!

Summer Reading List Log

Here are the reading lists by grade level: 

Rising Kindergarten Reading List

Rising First Grader Reading List

Rising Second Grader Reading List

Rising Third Grader Reading List

Rising Fourth Grader Reading List

Rising Fifth Grader Reading List

Happy Reading!