Bonnie Brae ES- Family Newsletter


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Hello Scottie Families!

A short week, but a great week again at Bonnie Brae!  We are excited to hold our first Positivity Project spirit week next week!  Please see below for fun activities that all students can participate in throughout the week, as we show our enthusiasm for The Positivity Project!  Don't forget to wear green (The primary color of The Positivity Project) on Wednesday! 

Next Friday (March 10) we look forward to our rescheduled PTO movie night, in the cafeteria and gym.  We hope to see you there!    

Have a great weekend, Scotties!


Morgan Birge, Principal

Elaine Woo, Assistant Principal

Natalie Vershaw, Assistant Principal 

Family.  Relationships.  Success.


  • March 6-10 - Positivity Project Spirit Week
  • Friday, March 10 - PTO Movie Night
  • March 5-10 -  National School Social Work Week

Positivity Project

Upcoming Weekly Focus: Spirit Week




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A few amazing highlights that happened this week...

Highlights from Learning This Week


Renovation Timeline Update

The FCPS Office of Design and Construction has shared with Bonnie Brae that the start of our renovation has been pushed back to late fall/early winter, 2023.  The project is now scheduled to go out for bid sometime in September or October of 2023, with construction beginning once the bidding process is complete and a contractor has been selected.  We will continue to share all updates as we receive them with the community through our Family Newsletter.

Braddock and Springfield District Town Hall

Braddock and Springfield District Town Hall

Join Springfield District Representative Laura Jane Cohen, Braddock District Representative Megan McLaughlin, FCPS Superintendent Dr. Michelle Reid, and Student Representative to the School Board Michele Togbe for a town hall. All Braddock and Springfield District parents/guardians, staff, students, and community members are welcome. We hope to see you there!

When: Tuesday, March 21, 2023, from 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Where: Lake Braddock Secondary School (Little Theater), 9200 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA

*If American Sign Language or language interpretation is needed, please submit your request by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 10, 2023.

Rising Kindergarteners (2023-24 School Year)

If you are looking to register your rising Kindergartner, please visit our registration site. From that site, you will see a form submission, as well as necessary documentation under the section titled "Kindergarten Forms." If you have any questions, please contact Jenny Martinez at 

Positivity Project Spirit Week (March 6-10)

It's Positivity Project spirit week March 6-10!  The Positivity Project helps us think about others as we build relationships, promote positivity, and learn about our character strengths.  While the activities are optional, we encourage students to participate in the fun ways to celebrate The Positivity Project below!

Positivity Project Spirit Week

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BBES Parent Course on Schoology: New Update

A new flyer has been uploaded to our Parent Schoology Course.

New this week: St. George's Spring Registration Flyer

In order to access Schoology, you must be signed up for a Parent Vue account and can use those credentials to sign in. Don't have a Parent Vue account? Register today! 

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After School Programs

The PTO is excited to offer a spring session of After School Programs! Look for a flyer with more information in your student’s Tuesday folder and check out for updates. RunFitKidz registration is already open and all other spring clubs registration will open in mid-March! Needs-based scholarships are available. 

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Movie Night


Join the PTO and BBES Community for a movie night at the school on Friday March 10th! The event will be held inside the school. Bring blankets to sit on and get there early to get your spot and grab some concessions. We can't wait to see everyone there! 

We need volunteers to make this event a success. Please let us know if you can help with set-up, concessions, or clean-up. Please reach out to

Movie Time: 6:30pm 

Please note that since this event is after school hours, all children will need to be accompanied by an adult.

upcoming events

View the 2022-2023 FCPS School Calendar

  • March 14 - 5th grade IRW Field Test
  • March 15 - Dr. Recess Visits
  • March 25 - All County Chorus at Lake Braddock Secondary
  • March 30 - Family Fun Night

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