~~ WELCOME PARENTS AND TEACHERS ~~
Welcome back to school! Here’s to making the 2018-2019 school year the best one ever!!!!!
~~ Announcements ~~
Crofton Redistricting – At the next Board of Education meeting to be held on Wednesday, December 19th, another plan (Option LJ) will be discussed for the proposed redistricting of local school. This proposal is of significant concern to our school community. Please read this document for details of how this option would affect our students, both through elementary school and beyond.Please read this document for details of how this option would affect our students, both through elementary school and beyond. Here are some ways you can make the Board of Education aware of your concerns:
- Speak at the Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, December 19th at 2644 Riva Road in Annapolis. Arrive by 6:40pm to request your 3 minutes to speak to the Board.
- Even if you don’t speak, just attending the December 19th meeting wearing Crofton Meadows spirit wear or colors will make our presence and concerns known.
- Send a letter to the members of the Board of Education. A letter, which you can use as is or modify to add your own concerns, can be found here.
Mabel’s Labels – Be sure to select “Crofton Meadows Elementary School PTO (Crofton)” when purchasing all sorts of labels and Mabel’s Labels will return a portion of the sales back to the CMES PTO.
Amazon – Don’t forget to use the Amazon link on this CMES PTO website. For each purchase made using this link, Amazon will donate a portion of the sale back to the CMES PTO (even though there is no banner at the top of the Amazon page that you are supporting the CMES PTO, know that you are).
Facebook – The PTO has a closed Facebook page for the distribution of information such as upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Search for CMES PTO and ask to join. This page is for PTO members only. Please keep all posts respectful and mind proper netiquette.