Hybrid Learning starts for some AACPS/FSES students, Monday, March 1st, 2021

Monday starts a change for our school and community. We are excited and anxious about this change. We ask for your patience, cooperation and understanding as we go through this change together. Please make sure to review the new schedule for each of your students and discuss these changes with them.

To our students returning to the building, good luck – you’ve got this. To our students remaining virtual, good luck – you’ve got this. Remember, we are all in this together. Learning still continues!

Attached are a few reminders of some of the changes that are coming, starting Monday. School buses will be on the road, please follow all laws when you are in proximity to a school bus. When entering FSES school property to drop off/pick up your student please make sure to review and follow the do’s and don’t on the flyer. There may be bumps in the road, but we are all in this together to work as a team for our awesome FSES school and community!GO SHARKS!

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Calling for submissions for 2020-2021 Yearbook Cover Art Contest

Calling all creative students…its time to submit your Yearbook cover art for our FSES Yearbook contest. See flyer details below about how to submit.

More details to come about submitting pictures for the yearbook and those 5th grade well wishes. Be on the look out for those details to come out soon.

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February 17th, 2021 will be an Asynchronous Learning Day

Here’s your friendly reminder that tomorrow, Wednesday, February 17th will be an Asynchronous Learning Day. This means that there will be NO Live Google Meets and NO new material will be presented. Students will have assignments to work on independently. This is also a great opportunity for them to complete any missing assignments or re-do’s.

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AACPS and FSES In Need of Mid-Day Monitors and Substitute Teachers

Please see the attached flyers regarding paid Midday Monitors. AACPS/FSES is also in need of substitute teachers. Those interested in these position should go to www.aacps.org/employment to apply. Questions? Contact Human Resources at recruitment@aacps.org or 410-222-5061. Thanks for all you do to make #AACPSAwesome!

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FSES Re-supply Pick-up Information for 1/28/21 and 1/29/21 from 1:00PM-4:00PM

Hi Four Seasons Families,

Backpack replenish of materials for students Pre-K through 5th grade can be picked-up Thursday, January 28th and Friday, January 29th @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM each day. 

No appointment is needed. The following items will be available: pencils, crayons, lined paper, glue sticks, sticky notes, dry erase markers, and composition notebooks.  We are not able to replenish ALL student materials. 

Teachers in some grades have also added a few visuals for students to use during instruction.  In addition, the math office supplied each student, grades K-5, with materials they will need for the 2nd semester.  

If you are not available to pick up your child’s materials during this time, please contact the school to make other arrangements. We ask all parents to remain in their cars during pick-up.

Please follow the directions below to help us with a smooth distribution.

  1. Stay in your car, wear your mask, and enter the school at the light on Maytime Drive.
  2. Bring a sign labeled with students’ current grade(s) level(s). 
  3. Follow the car loop. Have your sign visible as you approach the bus loop.  
  4. Staff will be present to bring materials to your car.
  5. Exit the bus loop to Waugh Chapel Road.

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FSES Media Center Book Fair & PTA Milk and Cookies event

The FSES Media Center and FSES PTA are asking you to participate in the upcoming Book Fair (January 25th – February 7th) and Milk and Cookies (January 27th) events. Both are virtual.

The link to the Book Fair is here. Click here for the link to the Book Fair.

Click here for the link to the Milk and Cookies event via ZOOM is here. Meeting ID: 895 6770 9022, Passcode: 705178

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FSES January 2021 Newsletter

Our January 2021 FSES Newsletter is here. Please read.

Special note to our families with 5th graders to see the information in this newsletter about the start of the transition to middle school (page 3).

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Four Seasons ES PTA Meeting, Wednesday, January 13th, 6:30pm

Second general FSES PTA meeting of the school year. Please join us to discuss PTA events, 5th grade items, and for any input from the families of FSES students. 

Topic: FSES PTA January 2021 General Meeting
Time: Jan 13, 2021 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82426896579?pwd=K21nVk9uc2lUY0dkdmxBbnlSeEs2Zz09

Meeting ID: 824 2689 6579
Passcode: 224928

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AACPS Spring 2021 Details – all virtual class schedules change starting February 2, 2021

We want to remind all FSES families to read, in detail, the information that AACPS has put out about the Spring 2021 school changes with a possible option to return to the building within a hybrid schedule.

Click here for AACPS Spring 2021 website

Detailed in this plan, all available on the AACPS website, are changes to all students daily schedules that will officially change starting February 2, 2021. See attached pictures of those schedules.

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FSES PTA General Meeting, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 – Special Presentation from Mrs. Stuart, FSES School Counselor

Please join us for our FSES PTA meeting this Wednesday, November 11th at 6:30pm to learn more about the classroom-based program known as Second Step. Our school counselor, Lori Stuart will provide an overview of how this social and emotional learning curriculum gives children in Pre-K through 5th grade the tools to excel in and out of the classroom. Families will discover how they can use the skills and language of Second Step at home!

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SECOND STEP

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