What's Up Weekly - For the week of 12/10/18

What's going on at CCES this week and in the weeks ahead?  Find all the information you need in this one-stop post from the PTA.

Maryland Report Card for Chevy Chase Elementary School

Please read the attached letter from Mrs. Smith regarding the Maryland Report Card for Chevy Chase Elementary School.  Note:  To access the report card, you must use Google Chrome.         

Winter Break Reading BINGO

Winter Break is right around the corner, but don't take a break from reading!  This fun BINGO activity is a great way to spend some of that down time.  After break, students who complete three rows of the BINGO card can see Mrs. Vincent for a reading pencil.  Students who complete four rows will receive a pencil and bookmark!

Scripps National Spelling Bee - School-based Round

 Chevy Chase ES will participate in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in late January.  Words in the classroom bee will come from a variety of books.  Read on for more information.

Keeping Your Child Safe on the Internet

Please read the attached message from Mrs. Smith about internet safety for kids.

Safety Concerns - Arrival and Dismissal at CCES

Please read the attached letter from Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Hecklinger about safety reminders during arrival and dismissal.

BIG Learning FLES Foreign Language program

Registration is open for students interested in learning Spanish or French before school.  Read on for more information.

myMCPS Parent Portal Guides

Everything you need to know in three handy resources.  Read on for more information.

Requirements for Volunteers/Chaperones - updated 8/21/18

Please read the attached requirements for volunteers and field trip chaperones.

MCPS Drinking Water Testing Program

All drinking water outlets in MCPS schools were tested for lead levels in June 2018.  The lead levels at CCES were below the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recommended level.  A letter explaining the test program and the CCES testing summary are attached.