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Visit the 2017-2018 Online Back-to-School Guide at www.btsg.ccs.k12.nc.us for information you will need to get your child ready for the new school year.

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Published by Laurie Pender on July 1, 2017

        


blue and white alphabet blocks spell back to schoolHi parents, please make sure to mark your calendar for Brentwood’s Open House! Open House will take place on Thursday, August 24 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. We look forward to seeing you there! To help you get ready, we are posting our school’s supply lists now so that you can get your shopping done early!

Open House
Thursday, August 24
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
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Published by Laurie Pender on June 29, 2017

        


Student Accident InsuranceVoluntary Membership in a group accident insurance program is made available to students each school year. Participation in the plan is voluntary and made available through school publications annually and parents are urged to purchase it for their children.
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Published by Laurie Pender on June 29, 2017

        


2017-2018 & 2018-2019 School Calendars Approved
The words 'School Calendar' with flowers around itThe Cumberland County Board of Education recently approved the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 schools calendars for those who attend Traditional schools, Year-Round schools, Early College high schools, and Cumberland Polytechnic High School. The calendars have been posted on the District Website.

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Published by Kimberly Foss on June 15, 2017

        


Little boy running through sprinkler

Did you know? A study found that kids gain weight more quickly during summer vacation than during the school year. Maintain the momentum your school created this year by encouraging students and families to continue to eat better and move more this summer. The Health at Home section of Game On has ideas for recess at home, healthy summer snacks and creative ways to be active as a family. For more healthy tips, be sure to visit wellness.ccs.k12.nc.us.

Tip of the Day from Action For Healthy Kids

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Published by Kimberly Foss on June 7, 2017

        


Center for Disease Control's LogoYour children may have heard about the Zika virus disease (Zika) outbreak and may have questions about it. Children can better cope with any disease outbreak when they know more about what is happening and that they can do something to help protect themselves, family, and friends.
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Published by Laurie Pender on May 4, 2017

        


DOES YOUR CHILD NEED A NC HEALTH ASSESSMENT?(Applicable to children enrolling in the public schools for the first time before the 2016-2017 school year) Health Assessment required.
Every student grade (k-12) in the state of North Carolina entering a North Carolina public school for the first time must submit a Heath Assessment Transmittal Form.  The health  assessment  shall be dated no more than 12 months prior to the date of school entry. Students will have thirty days to comply with the requirement or be dismissed. The only form acceptable is the Health Assessment Transmittal Form created by the Division of Public Health and the Department of Public Instruction pursuant to House Bill 13.


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Published by Laurie Pender on May 1, 2017

        


Science Olympiad

In April Brentwood Elementary School’s best young scientists competed in the NC Science Olympiad (NCSO) at Southview High School.  The NCSO holds hands-on, interactive, inquiry-based competitions based in biology, earth science, environmental science, chemistry, physics, engineering, and technology.  Brentwood’s team practiced after school each week with their coaches, Rick Johnston and Yulonda Smalls, to prepare for this challenging competition.  Their hard work paid off with several students placing in the different events.  Congratulations to all who participated.

2nd Place – Pasta Tower Competition

Gloria Valdez & Armani Willis

3rd Place – Super Sleuths Competition

Joshua Arceri & Amirah Bradley

6th Place – Physics Competition

Joshua Arceri & Isaac Brown

2nd Place – Weather Competition

Gloria Valdez & Jacob Cherney

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Published by Sara Kennedy on May 2, 2016

        


We are proud to announce that several of our young artists’ work is now on display at Cross Creek Mall in a county-wide art show.  If you would like to visit this amazing display of BES talent, stop by the Cross Creek Mall near Macy’s April 4th-18th. Brentwood Art Display

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Published by Sara Kennedy on April 5, 2016

        


Our very own Sway Smith is the state winner of the North Carolina Association of Educators’ (NCAE) Multicultural Arts Contest!  Sway, a 5th grader in Ms. Zinn’s class, received first place for her piece, “Let’s Stand Together.”  Her work has been on display at the NCAE Center in Raleigh for the month of February and she received a plaque from the Cumberland County NCAE President Joseph Source during our Eagle News broadcast Monday morning.

The Multicultural Arts Contest, sponsored by the NCAE Human and Civil Rights Commission  and the North Carolina Foundation for Public School Children, is open to all public school students in grades K-12 and educators who are members of NCAE. There are six contest categories – artwork, short stories, poetry, essays, quiz books, and teaching units for minority awareness.

Sway’s winning artwork will be on display in the BES media center through the month of April.

Art Contest Winner

Sway Smith with Cumberland County NCAE President, Joseph Source

 

 

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Published by Sara Kennedy on March 23, 2016

        


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