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February 2019 Newsletter

FES is a School-Wide Title I School
Principal: Dr. Yolanda Holloway Assistant Principal: Todd Nichols
Webpage: federalsburgelementary.weebly.com
FES Twitter: FES_Falcons@FederalsburgES
Follow FES on Facebook @FederalsburgFalcons
Save The Date
Happy National Book Fair Is Coming!!
Feb 1-School Closed for students School-Based Health The book fair will be held in the Media
Feb 7- PTA meeting 5:30 pm Care Awareness Center during the school day March 11-19
Feb 14-Report Cards released/No Pre-K Month! (9am-4pm), March 14th (9am-7pm), and
Pre-K parent conferences
Study after study has shown that school March 15th Family Event (8am-9am).
Feb 15- Dominoes Fundraiser
based health centers help reduce lateness Students will be able to visit the book fair
Feb 15-Early Dismissal @ 1:00pm
Parent Conferences/No Pre-K and missed time at school and work, during their regular Media Center class time.
Pre-K parent conferences increase grades, and better connect Parents and guardians are invited to shop
Feb 18-School Closed/Presidents’ Day students, teachers, and parents. This is so after school on March 14th. Hope to see you
Feb 22- PTA Cupid Hop Dance important because in order to do well in there!
Mar 6- Falcon Fun Fest school, students must be present, healthy,
February is National Children's Dental
Mar 11-19 Book Fair and ready to learn! And what better way is
Health Month.
Mar 14- Q3 interims issued there to help children stay healthy, than to
Mar 15- Early Dismissal/Inservice provide some of that care at school, where Tips for most effective way to prevent
Mar 20- Spring Pictures students spend the majority of their time! tooth decay -
Mar 21- PTA Meeting 5:30 pm Did you know that Caroline County is 1. Brush your teeth twice a day
Mar 28- FES Talent Show the only public school system in the entire 2. Floss to help remove plaque
National School Counseling Week state to offer school based wellness center from between the teeth
2019 is Feb. 4–8. services in each of their schools? Your child 3. Healthy eating - Nutritious foods
The week, sponsored by the American has access to the Choptank Community help keep teeth and gums
School Counselor Association (ASCA), Health School Based Health Center at FES! healthy.
highlights the unique contribution of The FES SBHC is open Monday, Tuesday, 4. Dental check ups should be done
school counselors within U.S. school and Thursday during the school day from twice a year.
systems and the tremendous impact they 8am-4pm. Services include treatment of
can have in helping students achieve acute minor illnesses such as strep throat, Volunteer Training
school success and plan for a career. ear infections, and rash, evaluation and There will be a short volunteer training for
Take a moment this week to thank management of sports and related injuries, chaperones and volunteers on Tuesday,
Federalsburg Elementary’s School February 12, at 5:00, and on Wednesday,
asthma care and various other health and
Counselor, Mrs. Veronica Hayes. February 13, at 3:00. If you are interested in
dental education.
attending a volunteer training, but are unable
PTA NEWS Appointments can be made by sending
to make either of these dates, there will be
February 15, 2019 is our Domino's a note to school with your child or calling
others! Please contact Becky Schoonover
Fundraiser. Order any items from the the Wellness Center during office hours via at schoonover.becky@ccpsstaff.org. Or,
Federalsburg Domino's location (410-754- telephone at 410-754-5857. For more trainings are available online this year
7007) Menu any time on Friday, February information on school based health care at: carolineschools.org.
15, 2019 and use the code Books, and the and National School-Based Health Care
PTA will receive 20% of the profits! This Awareness month please visit
fundraiser is in support of the March book www.sbh4all.org
fair at FES. Our goal is to earn enough
money to buy every student a book! Thank Car Rider Line
you for your support! We are implementing a new car rider
February 22, 2019 Cupid Hop line procedure. In order to increase
FES PTA will be hosting the Cupid Hop security and to keep our children safe,
from 6:30pm to 7:30pm! Come out for please either have your assigned
dancing and pictures, and lots of fun! Back number visible for pickup or
by popular demand will be the photo identification readily available. When
booth! Light refreshments will be available!
requesting pickup for the end of the
All students must have a chaperone present
throughout the entire event. If you bring a day, please identify who will be
donation for the LT. DAN Delmarva picking your child up so we can check
(Local Troops with Disabilities and Needs) identification in the car rider line for
you will be entered into a prize drawing verification or you will be directed to
that evening. the front office for pickup.
YEARBOOK ORDERS
It’s not too early to order your FES yearbook. The cost of the yearbook is only
$17.00. You can order online at strawbridge.net (Code 112949), or you can send
cash or check payable to FES with your order form by April 1st. Orders by April
1st will guarantee a yearbook in your child's hands prior to the last day of school.
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