What's Up Weekly - March 20, 2017

Weekly updates from CCES' PTA with important dates and reminders.

CCES Auction -- Friday, March 24th at 7PM

Please join us for our adult-only, super fun event, next Friday, March 24th at 7pm at the Chevy Chase Village Hall – the CCES Auction! Read on for links to bid online and purchase tickets.

2017 Girl Power Writing Contest

What's it like being a female in 2017?  Read the attached flyer about the Montgomery County Commission for Women's writing contest.

Vote once a day for CCES to win $15000!!!

Congratulations to CCES! Our nomination was accepted to participate in WTOP’s “Click for Kids” Sweepstakes. Winning is completely based on the number of votes we receive, and each person (13 years and older) can vote once per day. Voting begins at midnight Monday, March 6 and continues through 5:00 PM Friday, March 17th. Read on to access the voting link...

CCES celebrates 100 Years with Spirit Days

In celebration of our 100th birthday, CCES will hold a monthly Spirit Day that focuses on a different time period in history each month.  Check out some photos from our first Spirit Day which celebrated life in 1917, the year CCES was established!  NEXT SPIRIT DAY: February 24th, celebrating life in the 1940s!  Learn more about the 1940s with the attached slide show.

February's 100 Acts of Kindness Tree

Complete an act of kindness and then add a leaf to the "Kindness Tree" outside of the gym. Read on for ideas...

Save-the-Date for our Centennial Celebration - June 10th

This party has been 100 years in the making!  Join us on Saturday, June 10th for the CheetahFest: Our Family Reunion...

Young Author's Contest Winners selected

Please join us in congratulating the following students whose writing was selected for submission to the Young Author's Contest.  Read on for more...  

FLES Foreign Language Winter Session begins

Spanish, French and Mandarin Chinese language classes are beginning their winter session at CCES!

Yearbook Sales end March 31st

The 2016 - 2017 yearbooks will be sold between December 12, 2016 and March 31, 2017. The cost of the yearbook is $19.00. Cash or checks made payable to Chevy Chase Elementary School are accepted. The deadline for ordering yearbooks is March 31, 2017. If you have any questions, please email Bridget Prego at