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The Brent Beat 12.10.15

Posted on: December 10, 2015
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THE BRENT BEAT 12.10.15 POLAR EXPRESS DAY AT BRENT! Wednesday, December 16th will be a school-wide pajama day celebrating The Polar Express!  We will have volunteer conductors come around to all the classrooms to punch tickets around 8:45am.  read more …

The Brent Beat 12.3.15- PTA Meeting and Book Fair Family Night Is Tonight!

Posted on: December 2, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, I hope that you had a nice Thanksgiving Break.  We are looking forward to the next two weeks and sticking with our consistent routine to maximize learning, as well as having some special events to celebrate the season.  Please read more …

Revised Lunch Menu

Posted on: November 23, 2015

Please see the link for the updated lunch menu from Milford Child Nutrition below.

November Lunch Menu

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Brent Library Media Center Website

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Have you ever utilized the Brent Library Media Center website?  There are ebooks, book recommendations, educational games, parent resources, and more.  Click on the link below and let the fun begin!!

http://brentlmc.weebly.com/

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The Brent Beat 11.19.15

Posted on: November 19, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, We look forward to seeing many of you tonight for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Please see the link below for this week's newsletter. The Brent Beat read more …

"Parent to Parent" Opportunity During Nov. 12th and 19th Conference Nights!

Posted on: November 12, 2015
A "Parent to Parent" Opportunity During Brent Fall Conference Nights: “Is it possible do homework and nightly reading without the drama?” “What if my student is “bored” at school?” “How do other parents get so read more …

The Brent Beat 11.12.15- Conference Night Edition

Posted on: November 12, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, Please visit our Wall of Honor!  Thank you to all of our Veterans for their service!   Our students have a lot of pride when looking at all of the names on the Red, White, and Blue Stars.  Please see the link read more …

A Community Conversation on Facilities

Posted on: November 11, 2015
A Community Conversation on Facilities:   School buildings affect how students learn and how they behave. They also affect home values and a community's image. Get an update on the condition of our schools, our enrollment trends and the opportunities read more …

Ohio School Breakfast Challenge Announces Brent Elementary as one of the 2014-15 Breakfast All-Star Award Winners

Posted on: November 7, 2015
BRENT IS A BREAKFAST ALL-STAR AWARD WINNER! The Ohio School Breakfast Challenge is pleased to announce Brent Elementary School as a 2014-2015 Breakfast All-Star Award Winner.  We were given the “Rising Star” distinction!  We are looking read more …

The Brent Beat 11.5.15

Posted on: November 6, 2015
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Please see the link for this week's The Brent Beat newsletter below, as well as some important information about November events happening at Brent Elementary School! The Brent Beat 11.5.15 FALL PICTURE RE-TAKE REMINDER Just a reminder that picture read more …

Finneytown Spirit Gear!

Posted on: November 2, 2015
Tags: Finneytown pta
Dear Finneytown Families, Whitaker and Brent are participating in a spirit gear drive—we need your help! Showing your Wildcat spirit is a great way to encourage Paws-itivity and community.  We’re proud of our school and we want to show off read more …

First Grade Superhero Teachers!

Posted on: November 1, 2015

The First Grade Team showed their Spirit for the Costume Parade!

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The Brent Beat 10.29.15

Posted on: October 29, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, Happy Thursday!  This was a very busy week at Brent Elementary School as we had Fire Safety Week.  We thank the Springfield Fire Department for their visit and for keeping our community safe.  They are our read more …

Read Aloud 15 Minutes!

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Trick-Or-Treat For A Cause!

Posted on: October 23, 2015
TRICK-OR-TREAT FOR A CAUSE WHEN: Sunday, October 25th from 3:00-5:00 PM WHERE: McNULTY STADIUM COST: $10/family of 4 and $15/family of 5+ Come in your costume to have fun “trick or treating” around the stadium track with your family and read more …

The Brent Beat 10.22.15

Posted on: October 22, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, We had our October Rapid Dismissal- Fire Drill this morning.  The students did an excellent job of exiting the building and following staff directions.  We do drills at different times of the day so that students are prepared read more …

PTA Reflections Contest Reminder

Posted on: October 18, 2015
Tags: Finneytown pta
The PTA Reflections deadline is approaching.  All entries are due to the Brent or Whitaker offices by Tuesday, November, 10th.  The entry form was printed in last month and this month’s Elementary PTA Newsletter.  Please be sure to fill read more …

The Brent Beat 10.15.15

Posted on: October 15, 2015
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Happy Thursday!  I hope that our students have an enjoyable 3 day weekend!  We look forward to seeing some Brent families at tomorrow night’s “Pink Out” elementary football game!  Please refer to specific details in the link read more …

The Brent Beat 10.8.15

Posted on: October 7, 2015
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Happy Wednesday Brent Families! Please see the link below for this week’s The Brent Beat, as well as a letter to our Kindergarten Families from Finneytown Superintendent Mr. Olverson in regard to a new initiative through Hamilton County Libraries, the read more …

Champions Extended Day Kindergarten Program!

Posted on: October 7, 2015
Finneytown Local Schools offers The Champions Extended Day Kindergarten Program opposite of the morning and afternoon kindergarten sessions.  For more information on this program and options for parents, please see the link below! Champions Extended Day read more …

The Brent Beat 10.1.15: Homecoming Edition!

Posted on: October 1, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, Happy Thursday!  Please see the following information, as well as the links below for this week’s The Brent Beat.  K-2 students will receive on-track/not on-track reading letters and their DIBELS parent read more …

Spirit Week!

Posted on: September 27, 2015
SCHOOL SPIRIT WEEK IS HERE! We are really looking forward to Homecoming Week and want our students to join in on the fun happening at other campuses. We have great Finneytown Spirit at Brent! Each day will be an adventure as Brent students and staff show read more …

Fall MAP Parent Letter: 1st and 2nd Grade Families

Posted on: September 24, 2015
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Dear Brent First and Second Grade Parents/Guardians, You will find your child’s Fall MAP Report in today’s Thursday Folders.  These tests were administered at the end of August, and beginning of September. Please see the link below for a read more …

PTA Executive Luncheon

Posted on: September 23, 2015
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Finneytown Administration and PTA Leadership Members enjoyed interacting with other Hamilton County School Districts this afternoon at the PTA Executive Luncheon in Addyston.  Finneytown was well represented!

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The Brent Beat 9.24.15

Posted on: September 23, 2015
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Happy Wednesday from Brent Elementary,  Picture Day went great today!  We had some big smiles!  If you still need information on how to access and utilize LifeTouch, please see the following information: Picture Day ID: JC815417Q0 Be read more …

The Brent Beat 9.17.15

Posted on: September 17, 2015
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A reminder that the Brent staff will have an in-service professional development day tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 18th.  There is no school for K-2 students.  Mrs. Rouse's first Super Paw Pride lunch was a hit!  Congratulations to those read more …

Thank You For Attending Family Reading Night!

Posted on: September 16, 2015
Tags: Brent family reading night

Every Superhero "Had" A Story To Tell! 

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The Brent Beat 9.10.15

Posted on: September 10, 2015
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We look forward to seeing all of our families tonight for our Family Reading Night!

Please see the link below for this week's The Brent Beat.  Have an enjoyable weekend!

The Brent Beat 9.10.15

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Family Reading Night

Posted on: September 5, 2015
Tags: Brent family reading night

Every Hero Has a Story!

Brent Family Reading Night is September 10, 2015 from 7:00-8:00 pm.

Please join us next Thursday for storytelling, games, crafts, and snacks!

Don’t forget to dress like your favorite super hero!

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Quaver!

Posted on: August 31, 2015
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Hey Brent Families! Exciting things are happening in the music room this year... A new technology based music curriculum will be used at Brent (as well as Whitaker).  "Quaver's Beyond Marvelous General Music Curriculum" is a comprehensive, customizable read more …

The Brent Beat 8.28.15

Posted on: August 28, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, Please see the link below for this week's The Brent Beat! The Brent Beat 8.28.15 Brent students are earning yellow superhero slips by using their superhero powers by making Respectful, Responsible, Safe, Problem Solving choices.  read more …

The Brent Beat 8.21.15

Posted on: August 21, 2015
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Dear Brent Families,

We had a great first week of school!  Please see the link below for this week's The Brent Beat.

The Brent Beat 8.21.15

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Superhero Ceremony and PBIS Assembly

Posted on: August 21, 2015
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What do police cars, fire trucks, ambulances, and a helicopter fly over all have to do with the first Friday at Brent Elementary School?  Our first PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports) Assembly!  Thank you to Springfield Township read more …

Reminder: Back-to-School Celebration Next Tuesday!

Posted on: August 16, 2015
Tags: Brent super paw pride
A reminder that our Back-to-School Celebration is happening next Tuesday, August 18th at Brent.  5:30-6:30 Kindergarten families 6:30-7:30 First and Second Grade families We are very excited to meet our "super" students this week!  Brent read more …

Brent "Spruce Up" Day

Posted on: August 14, 2015
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A big thank you to the Northminster Presbyterian Church Project Connect Team for their service at Brent Elementary last weekend!  Volunteers trimmed bushes, added mulch to our playground and courtyard, painted our benches, and planted some beautiful read more …

The Brent Beat 8.7.15

Posted on: August 7, 2015
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Dear Brent Families, Welcome back!  We hope that you have had an enjoyable summer.  Please click on the link below for our newsletter, The Brent Beat, containing back-to-school information.  A mailing consisting of class read more …

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