This school year, there has been a shift in the earning morning bells. Now, the first warning bell rings at 8:40 a.m. and school start bell rings at 8:45 a.m. This shift in time allows for staff to participate in additional collaborative meetings.
Brent PTA’s Annual Fund Drive is kicking off next Monday, October 3rd. Our goal is 100% Family Participation to raise $100,000. No gift is too big or too small. The PTA funds important programs at Brent, including:
So get your credit cards and checkbooks ready! Ask your employer if they will match your contribution. If you want to help out with the drive, send Annual Fund CoChairs Cara Spaccarelli, Christy Leavitt, and Kevin Reger an email at BrentAnnualFund@gmail.com or find us on the playground.
Welcome to the new brentelementary.org! We hope you will find the new site easy to navigate, informative and visually appealing. The new site will also work well on mobile devices, so feel free to check out your class page, read the latest announcements or shop the Brent store from your phone or tablet. Please take a look around and let us know what you think, what you'd like to see or what's missing.
At the September 14 PTA meeting Principal Young walked through recently released PARCC data but also the other in-house assessments used by Brent. If you weren’t able to attend or want to reference the slides, you can view or download here. Thanks to all who attended and mark your calendar for the next meeting on Wednesday, October 12.
Three Million Minute Reading Challenge
Let's do our part and race to 3,000,000 minutes of reading! Register your student(s) for the program at and log your reading time. Sign in using your DCPS login information (Student ID Number and Six-Digit Birth Date as password). Please e-mail Ms. Bettina with questions.