February 27, 2019
Coffee with the Principal: We will be having coffee with the Principal this Friday, March 1st at 9am. The focus will be on a day in the life of 5th grade. We encourage all 4th grade parents to attend.
Multicultural Reads Day: On Friday, March 1st we are celebrating Multicultural Reads day. We have 20 volunteers! Readers will read pre-selected books for each class.
Pennies for Patients: Pennies for Patients was a success! We raised over $1300 for Blood Cancer Research! Thank you to all who supported. Mrs. Fox raised $379, Ms. Douglas raised $277 and Ms. Allen raised $228. You can still donate online at https://events.lls.org/pages/nca/Payne-Elementary-School-2019 until June to help us reach the goal of $2019.
Panorama Survey: On March 5th-18, DCPS will survey to measure social-emotional learning (SEL), school climate and satisfaction across students in grades 3-12, staff and families. DCPS is using these results to identify areas of improvement needed to support families better. We will have IPad ready to assist parents in taking the survey at school.
Girls on the Run: Girls on the Run begins March 11th. Applications from Girls from grades 3-5 are due to Mrs. Oxendine by Monday March 4th. Parent meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 6th.
Nationals Baseball League: Registration is open through the end of the week for Capitol Hill Little League’s spring baseball and softball season. The cost is $125 for the spring season and player scholarships are available. The official CHLL Opening Ceremonies will take place on Saturday, April 6. Sign up before it’s too late! Register online on our website (http://chlldc.org).