Brent Elementary early childhood teachers presented on Brent’s transition to a Reggio-Inspired program.
Principal Young introduced his overall academic plan for 2013-2014 school year at the Brent PTA meeting on April 17, 2012. Below is the slide presentation. Please contact Principal Young with any questions you might have. A follow-up meeting is currently being scheduled to allow for more time and discussion and that date will be announced on the Brent calendar and in TuesNews.
The PTA has three (3) open positions for the 2013-2014 School Year. Help shape the future of Brent Elementary by getting involved in your PTA. The PTA is a vital support mechanism for the school and provides funding for teacher development, classroom grants, academic programming, playground and gardens, community events, and staff appreciation events. The Brent PTA is the bridge between what DCPS provides and what we envision for the education of our children. This is an opportunity for you to learn more about your child’s education, make a difference at Brent as well as our community, and [Read More]
May 22nd and 23rd at 6:00 pm | performers should arrive at 5:30 pm
May 22: Dress Rehearsal – 1:30 pm
In this adaptation of Kipling’s famous stories, the beat of a drum and the cry of a wolf give way to the sounds of the ferocious tiger Shere Khan, hunting his latest prey. But as the wolf pack gathers, they discover that he is hunting a human child, and they quickly rescue the infant Mowgli from the tiger’s teeth. Mother and Father Wolf adopt the small man-cub, and with the protection of Bagheera, the panther, and the teachings of Baloo the bear, Mowgli lives peacefully with the wolves. But as he outwits a band of jesting monkeys, escapes from a hypnotic python and learns the Laws of the Jungle, he will not be able to escape his inevitable showdown with Shere Khan.
Due to spring break many Brent community meetings have been shifted. The Brent PTA General meeting will be on Wednesday, April 17 from 6:30 to 8:00. Principal Young will present his plans for Brent academics for the 2013-14 school year and beyond. The LSAT meeting will be held April 24 at 6 pm.