Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Around Our School 6/6/17


Hello Pocopson Elementary School Families,

Please take a moment to review the Communications Packet, which is also found on our PES website. 

News: In Our Building

1.  Yearbooks

Yearbooks will be going home by the end of the week. If you have not purchased a book they are first come first serve at $35 each.

If you are interested in purchasing a book, you can email Melissa for a spot on the reserve list.


Thank you. Emmy

2.  Order School Supplies For Next School Year:

We are excited to announce our continued partnership with 1st Day School Supplies!  We have collaborated with 1st Day School Supplies to help parents and teachers get the exact supplies needed for next school year. 

Hurry and order your school supplies before it is too late!!  1st Day School Supplies will only accept orders until June 30th!!!! No late add on orders will be accepted.  This is not a fundraiser.  The PTO provides this service for our Pocopson families who prefer the convenience and ease of ordering items online and delivery to the classroom.  Please keep an eye out for a flyer with more details which will be sent home this week.

1st Day School Supplies is convenient, easy and hassle free! Plus, the prices are competitive!  You can make your purchase right now, get started by clicking the link below:


Any questions please contact:

Eileen Day: dayeileen@gmail.com

Tara Sammaritano: dance2288@gmail.com


1) Calling all 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders....there is still time to sign up for the summer STEM camp here at PES.  Camp is running for a week in June (am & pm) and July (am & pm).  Email Kathryn Markloff at kmarkloff@ucfsd.net with any questions or for a copy of the registration form.  Link can also be found at: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1B-b9hQfDb4nvxLzi3JF6ftYfsF5V4xt9Wg50LZqU9CQ/edit?usp=sharing

2) STEM for 2nd Graders!!  Two sections of the PES Summer STEM Camp have been opened to current PES 2nd Graders.  2nd graders are encouraged to join us at camp the week of June 19 in the PM and/or July 10th in the AM.  Again, questions or forms can be obtained from Kathryn Markloff at kmarkloff@ucfsd.net or at the link below. https://docs.google.com/a/ucfsd.net/document/d/1JoJX6UsJpCtwYvMr6iXJE48RxDFk5ZZGJkUN_I6XOUc/edit?usp=sharing

4.  Art Beat Summer Summer Camps are at Pocopson. Weekly sessions run June 26- July 28. Register www.artbeatpa.org

Miscellaneous/Camp Announcements:  Please check out the Communications Packet for more local camp listings.

***If you want to add information to our Around Our School communications, please email us at pespto@ucfsd.net.  For Community News, please watch for the UCF This Week emails.  The Community Bulletin Board is also linked on our PES Home Page.


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