Springfield Estates ES News You Choose #48 - May 6, 2022

Staff appreciation week Thank You banner

Date Reminders

  • May 21:  Beautification Day, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.  To volunteer, please email Megan Brooks at mjbrooks@fcps.edu.
  • May 25:  Band Concert, 7:00 PM. 
  • May 26: Strings Concert, 7:00 PM.
  • May 30:  Memorial Day Holiday.  School will be closed for staff and students.
  • June 7:  PTA meeting, 6:00 PM (virtual).
  • June 9:  6th Grade Promotion Ceremony (details coming soon).
  • June 10:  Last Day of School/Two-Hour Early Release. Students will be released at 2:05 PM.

From Our Parent Liaison

BRITEPATHS - GET THAT JOB!  Free online series includes reading job descriptions, identifying transferable skills, and preparing and dressing for interviews.

REC-PAC Summer Camps:  June 28th to August 5th

Early registration and partial scholarship will end on June 11th.

For an affordable summer camp, sign up for the Rec-PAC to take advantage of the $12 per week partial scholarship. The list of 2022 Rec-PAC sites is on the NEW website: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/rec-pac

From the SEES PTA

Happy Staff Appreciation Week to all SEES Staff! The PTA was happy to provide lunch (May 4), chips & salsa (May 5) and desserts (May 6). We encourage parents and students to continue to thank the SEES staff for all their dedication and support throughout this school year!

Last PTA Meeting - June 7 (virtual): Please join us to elect officers for next year, vote on the new PTA bylaws (currently posted on MemberHub for reference) and to say farewell to our outgoing officers.   

Officer Candidates for 2022-2023:  The slate of officers for next year is: 

  • President – Ashley Doss (current Vice President)
  • Vice President – William Samuel (bio on MemberHub)
  • Treasurer – Mike Buckner (current Treasurer)
  • Secretary – Megan Brooks (SEES Staff) 

Whoo’s Reading/Readathon Update:  This will be postponed until the fall of the 2022-23 school year.

School Supply Kits:  SEES PTA will be sponsoring School Kits again through EPI for the 2022-23 school year. More information to come.

If you are interested in joining the PTA and/or volunteering please contact our Treasurer Mike Buckner at seeptatreasurer@gmail.com.  We could use your help to make sure we get to have fun activities for our students and to continue to support our SEES staff!