May 10, 2015 Communicator

Charles Barrett PTA Communicator
Issue #37
Sunday, May 10, 2015

Happy Mother’s Day!


May 19, Tue, 7:00 pm: School Board Meeting, School Board Meeting Room, 1340 Braddock Place. Please consider attending this meeting where the Charles Barrett Green Pandas will lead the Pledge of Allegiance and speak briefly about their group. The Board will also recognize Mr. Kennard’s Washington Post 2015 Award for Distinguished Educational Leadership.


May 25, Mon: Memorial Day­­—No School


May 27, Wed: Farm to Table Event. CB School lunch will feature strawberries and salad greens right from our very own Charles Barrett Garden, planted by the kindergartners! More information to come.


Jun 1, Mon, 7 – 8 pm: PTA Meeting, Library Multipurpose Room. Please join us for the final PTA meeting of the year. The meeting will feature school psychologist Anna Tush, who will speak about the effects of Screen Time and Becoming a Screen Smart Family. She will also report on Screen-Free Week at Barrett.  We will vote to elect the executive committee for the 2015-16 school year.


Jun 10, Wed, 6 – 7 pm: CB Dessert Social/Yearbook Pickup (formerly known as the Family Picnic). Join us as we celebrate a fun-filled, productive year with cake and yearbooks! Sheet cake will be served. Bring a dessert to share and a pen! Pre-ordered copies of the 2014–15 Charles Barrett Elementary School Yearbook will be handed out, and a limited number of additional copies will be available for purchase. More information and a signup to come.


Jun 16, Tue: Field Day. More information to come.


For more information, or to sign up for the email LISTSERV or join the CB PTA Facebook (private) group, please contact Jill Anderson via email at