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Extra Immunization Clinics

posted May 25, 2018, 7:49 AM by PES Webmaster

Rappahannock Area Health District Offers extra immunization clinics!

Please use this link for times and days.

Field Day Rescheduled

posted May 11, 2018, 9:29 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated May 17, 2018, 8:57 AM ]

Field Day will be Monday, May 21st. Grades K-3 – Outside – 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Grades 4-6 – Outside – 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Please make sure your child is dressed for outdoor activities. Also make sure they have water and put sunscreen on in the morning. Students will also be having shaved ice on Friday, May 18th.

Reading Makes Cents

posted Mar 12, 2018, 9:18 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated Mar 12, 2018, 9:18 AM ]

Our school is participating in the Reading Makes Cents Challenge sponsored by Virginia 529. Please sign the form sent home by your child's' teacher and return to the school for a chance to win $529 in a College Savings Account. https://www.readingmakescents.com/parents/

Tdap Immunization Clinic @ PES March 27th

posted Mar 1, 2018, 10:41 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated Mar 5, 2018, 6:09 AM ]

Is your child a rising 6th grader in KGCS? The state of VA requires students entering 6th grade to have had the Tdap shot before the first day of school August 13, 2018. The King George Health Department will provide the required Tdap booster shot free of charge at each elementary school. A consent form must be completed for your child to receive the immunization. PES March 27, 2018. Tdap consent form can be found at www.kgcs.k12.va.us

Kindergarten Registration Day

posted Mar 1, 2018, 8:15 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated Mar 1, 2018, 9:39 AM ]

Image result for frog clip artKing George County Schools Kindergarten Registration Day Friday, March 23 @ 9:30 am. If your child turns 5 by September 30, it's time to sign up for kindergarten. Parents/guardians and rising kindergarten students are invited to visit their local elementary school at 9:30 am to participate in kindergarten transition activities and register their child for the 2018-2019 school year. For more information please read the flyer linked here.

Dr. Seuss Spirit Days

posted Feb 22, 2018, 8:10 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated Feb 26, 2018, 10:56 AM ]

Monday, February 26th
- I Can Read With My Eyes Shut Day- Read a t-shirt day. Wear a t-shirt with a message!
Tuesday, February 27th- Fox in Sox Day- Wear crazy socks!
Wednesday, February 28th- Oh, The Places You'll Go! Day- Wear your favorite college spirit wear or career wear.
Thursday, March 1st- Horton Hears A Who Day- Complete a RAK (Random Act of Kindness) towards others (this is also SPRING Picture day)!
Friday, March 2nd- The Cat In The Hat Day- Dress up as your favorite storybook character.

Superhero Squad

posted Feb 8, 2018, 10:51 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated Feb 12, 2018, 10:27 AM ]

Calling all students and families to help in the fight against blood cancers.  As you may have heard by now, Potomac Elementary is raising money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Pennies for Patients campaign. Get involved today: http://events.lls.org/pages/va/PotomacElementarySchool-2018

 

Wizards Basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 7th @ KGMS

posted Jan 26, 2018, 7:33 AM by PES Webmaster

Image result for harlem wizardsCome cheer on our wonderful principal, Mrs. Harris, at the Harlem Wizards Basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 7th at 7pm in the Middle School gym! The Middle School PTA is having a fundraiser basketball game featuring the Harlem Wizards playing against a team made up of faculty and staff from the county schools.  Dr. Benson, our KGCS superintendent will be the referee.  Doors open at 6pm and dinner will be available starting at that time from the PTA concessions stand in the cafeteria (hot dogs, pizza, chips, and drinks).   
 
 
Attached is a Ticket Order Form for the game.  We have paper tickets available, and if you purchase directly through us at Potomac, you will save the 99 cent online surcharge.  Please note, you can only purchase Student or Senior ($12) and General Admission ($15) paper tickets from us; if you would like the Reserved or Courtside Plus seats, you can visit this link:
If you wait until game night to buy tickets at the door, prices will increase by $3 each.
You can print out the attached form and send it in to the school with payment, cash or check payable to KGMS PTA, through February 5th.  Just mark the envelope “Harlem Wizards game, PTA.”

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Fund Raiser

posted Jan 24, 2018, 8:46 AM by PES Webmaster   [ updated Jan 24, 2018, 8:49 AM ]

The PES leadership club is raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Your child will be bring home a box to collect donations. You can also donate using this link if you would like http://events.lls.org/pages/va/PotomacElementarySchool-2018. Please help PES raise money for this good cause. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Student Series campaign is working with thousands of schools across the country to raise funds for blood cancer research. They are saving lives of blood cancer patients not Someday but, Today.

Report Card Date Change

posted Jan 10, 2018, 8:27 AM by PES Webmaster

All elementary report cards will be sent home Friday, January 12, 2018. Thank you for your understanding.

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