The Brent State of the School Presentation will be part of Wednesday’s PTA meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Intended to reflect our past, present and future, this presentation will give the Brent Community an overview of Brent’s work over the first half of the academic year, describe future initiatives as well as look to strategic planning for the next couple of years. There will also be an extended question and answer session. As always, free childcare (including pizza) will be provided. As a reminder, the meeting will be streamed live via Facebook Live on Brent’s Facebook page so you can participate and stay informed even if you cannot be there in person. The meetings are also archived on Brent’s FB page so you can stay up to date on the PTA events on your schedule. ASL interpreters will be provided for this meeting.
Play rehearsals have begun for Dear Edwina! Student are learning choreography, constructing sets and memorizing the script. Over 80 students are participating this year. Mark your calendars for Dear Edwina – April 12 and 13.
Calling all math and science lovers! Brent’s Math and Science Day will be held on Wednesday, March 21st. We are looking for parents and community members who work and/or have interest in math and science including computers, engineering, architecture, medicine, forensics, food, exercise and behavioral science, and more to co-lead an activity and share about your work to groups of students (supported by a Brent staff member). Interested in participating? Contact Whitney Paxson, Brent’s Instructional Coach for Math, at email@example.com. Want to participate but not sure what to do? Be in touch - we can help.
Walk to School Day - October 10th
From 7:30 to 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday, October 10th, join the Capitol Hill community at Lincoln Park (13th St SE and East Capitol St) to celebrate the benefits of walking to school. Meet for snacks, student performances and VIP speakers before walking with other families to Brent. The event is hosted by the Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization.
The PTA needs your skills to make the magic happen at Brent. Please let us know how you would like to help Brent this year by filling out this survey: www.tinyurl.com/helpbrentbears