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    *Parent Drop Off-Now that we have begun the second 9 weeks, parents are no longer allowed in the classrooms in the mornings for drop off. This is important as teachers need to establish routines and build student independence in their classrooms.


    Title I:


    What can readers do when they come to an unknown word?

    · Get your mouth ready for the first sound

    · Look at the picture

    · Think about the text

    · Look for part/parts of the word that you know

    · Stretch out the word (sound it out)

    · Go back and re-read


    Please complete our short parent feedback survey to help us meet the needs of our students and parents. Click on the link below:



    Shayla Delekta-School Social Worker:

    The Morton Angel Tree is up in the office to sponsor a child in need this season. If you are interested, please stop by and pick an ornament. All items should be returned to the office by December 4.


    Please return the CHEW bags on Monday mornings.


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    Nurse Nancy:

    As per Onslow County Schools Board Policy (4230.5), students with a fever of 100 degrees or greater will be sent home and may not return until they are free of symptoms for 24 hours (without medication) before they may return to school. The same holds true for vomiting and diarrhea. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Nurse Nancy at (910) 353-0930 or nancy.moran@onslow.k12.nc.us


    Child Nutrition:

    Students who have not completed the Onslow County Schools Free and Reduced Price School Meals Application, will be charged for breakfast and lunch. You may complete the form online or request a paper copy of the application.

    Click Here


    *All cafeteria charges must be paid. These charges will follow your child every year in school until paid and could prevent your child from participating in extra curricular activities in middle and high school such as sports and graduation ceremonies.



  • Calendar of Events for the 2019-2020 School Year


    11/19 2nd Grade Field Trip "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs"

    11/20 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    11/20 5th Grade Field Trip "Alice in Wonderland"

    11/21 3rd Grade Field Trip "Accidental Friends"

    11/27-12/1 No School

    12/4 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    12/5 Interim Reports go home

    12/6 (5:00pm-7:00pm) PTO Pancakes with Santa

    12/9 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    12/9 or 10 Candy Man Delivery

    12/10 Candy Man Main Event

    12/18 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    12/23-1/1 Christmas Break

    1/2 Now a regular school day for students. Making up day missed from Hurricane Dorian.

    1/8 (4:00-5:30) Staff Mtg (Media Center)

    1/13 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    1/17 PBIS Celebration

    1/20 Holiday

    1/21 Work Day

    1/22 LI Work Day

    1/22 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    1/29 Report Cards go home

    1/31 Awards Day (all grade levels)

    2/10 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    2/13 ERPD

    2/17 LI Work Day

    2/19 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    2/25 Interim Reports go home

    3/2-3/6 Read Across America Week

    3/5 (5:30-7:00) Literacy Night

    3/9 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    3/12 ERPD (Instructional LI)

    3/16 Work Day

    3/18 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    3/24 (6:30-?) 3-5 Talent Show

    3/27 PBIS Celebration

    3/27 Grading Period Ends

    4/3 Report Cards go home

    4/6 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    4/10-4/17 Spring Break

    4/22 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    4/23 Field Day grade level TBD

    4/24 Field Day grade level TBD

    4/26-5/1 Book Fair

    4/27-5/8 APEX fun run fundraiser

    5/1 (5:00-7:00) STEAM Night

    5/2 EOG Boot Camp

    5/9 EOG Boot Camp

    5/11 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    5/16 EOG Boot Camp

    5/20 (7:00am) SLT Mtg (Media Center)

    5/22 PBIS Celebration

    5/25 Holiday

    5/30 EOG Boot Camp

    6/8 (9:00 & 5:30) PTO Meeting

    6/8 Awards Day (Locations/Time TBD)

    6/9 Last Day for students