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September 5, 2016  LABOR DAY (No School) 
 September 9, 2016  Coffee with our Counselor, Ms. McFarland 
September 12, 2016  PATRIOTS DAY
Scholars may come to school wearing RED WHITE AND BLUE to represent the United States Flag

September 15-21, 2016  

 September 15, 2016 

   Parents As Successful Scholars (P.A.S.S) 

Sign up for a variety of workshops that are offered to further develop and build your capacity in understanding what your child is learning at Melwood ES      

September 22 -23, 2016 I.B PYP AUTHORIZATION VISIT
September 30, 2016 NO SCHOOL FOR SCHOLARS: Professional Development Day  



Our Promise to you...   

We, The Melwood Elementary School family will provide ALL students with the opportunity to acquire knowledge, develop skills and work habits that will enable them to become both valuable and productive members of their society.  

Through frequent monitoring of progress, high expectations, continuous home-school communication and a warm, positive school climate, all students will achieve high levels of academic success.  

We accept our responsibility to achieve these goals as effectively and efficiently as possible as we strive to develop internationally minded 21st century learners.  

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Twitter link: Melwood_ES  

PYP at Melwood 
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School Hours     7:45 a.m - 1:55 p.m      
Office Hours 7:15 a.m - 3:15 p.m
Grade Levels Kindergarten - 5th Grade    
Uniform Policy Mandatory
 Before and Aftercare Yes                                                                                                                                  
PGCPS Promise           Student Rights and Responsibilities
pgcps promise                   student rights and responsibilities      


      Mr. Dalton, Acting Principal ~ Commander         

Ms. Conwell, IB Coordinator ~ Payload Commander

Mrs. Hunter, Academic Dean ~ Mission Specialist  

Mrs. McFarland, School Counselor ~ Flight Engineer  
Mrs. Gore, Budget Technician ~ Payload Specialist

Mr. Butler, Building Engineer ~ Spaceflight Engineer


 Melwood Elementary is a candidate school for the Primary Years Programme. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy - a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Melwood Elementary believes is important for our students.     


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