Weekly ConnectED Message

  • Greetings Erwin Families,

    We hope you have had a great weekend. The following are your announcements. for the upcoming week.

    The PTA would like to thank everyone who came out and supported the fall festival! A great time was had by all.

    Tuesday October 18th was picture day. If your student was absent Fall picture makeups will be November 29th.

    Next week individuals across the nation will celebrate Red Ribbon Week to promote kids being drug free. Join us by participating in dressing up with spirit week

    -Monday October 24th  Fight against drugs: Students and staff wear Camouflage or Red for Red Ribbon Week

    -Tuesday October 25th Follow your dreams not drugs: Pajama day

    -Wednesday October 26th Team up against drugs: Team Jersey or t-shirt

    -Thursday October 27th Celebrating bright futures without drugs: College t-shirts


    October is parent teacher conference month! It is our goal to meet with each family to provide updates about each student’s progress and exchange strategies for student improvement. Teachers will be in contact with you to arrange a date and time to meet. Meetings can occur in person or virtually.

    We have kicked off our reading for education fundraiser.  Last year we raised $3600 and this year’s goal is $4500. The classrooms with 100% participation, the teacher will get to throw a cream pie at our principal. A minimum of one donation or item purchased by a friend or family member counts as participation. The student with the highest funds raised will get to throw a jelly cream pie at our principal. The fundraiser competition has been extended to November 15th and so far, we have raised just over $2500. 

    This week the city of Greensboro will be welcoming hundreds of thousands of Alumni from North Carolina A&T from all corners of world to celebrate the Greatest Homecoming on Earth. This Thursday, November 27th we invite our staff and students to join in celebration with Aggies from near a far by wearing their favorite HBCU or Collegiate paraphernalia to celebrate this homecoming season.

    Please mark your calendar for Friday October 28th and Monday October 31st. These are teacher workdays and school will be closed for students. 

    As always, we hope you have and amazing week and thank you for all you do to support Erwin Montessori.