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Blog Entries - 2017

The Brent Beat 4.27.17

Posted on: April 25, 2017
Tags: Brent beat, Brent superhero
Dear Brent Families, We had a great time at last Friday’s Family Movie Night.  Thank you to those who attended! Please see the link below for this week’s Brent Beat newsletter, so that you are fully informed of the many upcoming activities read more …

Kindergarten Camp 2017 -- Welcome, Class of 2030!

Posted on: April 20, 2017

On May 5, incoming kindergartners and their parents can enjoy a fun afternoon of touring Brent Elementary, meeting some staff members (and other kindergarten families!), and getting the scoop on the kindergarten program.

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The Brent Beat 4.6.17

Posted on: April 4, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Families, Welcome back to school!  We hope that students enjoyed having Monday off from school. Everyone did a great job of getting back into their school routine today.  We had a lot of Cincinnati “spirit” in red read more …

Reminder: Extended Care registration begins Monday, April 24

Posted on: April 3, 2017

The Extended Care Program is for children whose parents work and are not able to be home before or after regular school hours. Elementary students in K-Grade 6 who attend Finneytown Local Schools are eligible.

 

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We watch college sports. These FLSD staff members played them.

Posted on: March 31, 2017

Their students -- and often even their co-workers -- may not know it, but Matt Breines, Cathy Counts, Craig Dukes, Sharon Furlong, Mark Hafner Lora LeMay, Carol Miller and Joe Nichols were all gifted college athletes.

 

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The Brent Beat 3.30.17

Posted on: March 28, 2017
Tags: Brent beat, Brent family reading night
Dear Brent Families, Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time, or attended, our preschool and kindergarten Dr. Seuss Reading Night!  It was a wonderful literacy evening, and good family time! Please see the link below for this week’s read more …

The Brent Beat 3.23.17

Posted on: March 20, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Families, Please see the link below for this week’s Brent Beat newsletter.  We are very excited that this Thursday is our Dr. Seuss Reading Night!  It is from 6:30-7:30 PM.  We are still in need of parent volunteers to help read more …

Four Finneytown students win statewide PTA honors

Posted on: March 14, 2017

Organizers of the Ohio PTA Reflections arts awards program have announced the District 6 state-level winners. Of 11 local winners, four are Finneytown students.

 

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The Brent Beat 3.9.17

Posted on: March 8, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Elementary Families, We finally got some sunshine today!  Please see the link below for this week’s Brent Beat newsletter.  Hard copies will be in tomorrow’s Thursday Folders.  Thank you to all families who assisted and attended last read more …

Read Aloud 15 Minutes.

Posted on: March 6, 2017
March is National Read Aloud Month, and Brent Elementary is joining the national campaign to get every child and every parent to read aloud together every day.
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The Brent Beat 3.2.17

Posted on: March 1, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Families, We had quite a wet start to our Wednesday!  Please see the link below for this week’s Brent Beat Newsletter, as well as the following flyers for this Saturday’s PTA Carnival.  Maybe I will see you in the dunk booth! read more …

2.23.17 Updates From Brent!

Posted on: February 23, 2017
Tags: Kindness challenge
Dear Brent Families- SUPERHERO KINDNESS CHALLENGE WEEK Happy Kindness Week at Brent!  Remember, though it was national digital learning day at school, the Family Challenge for this evening was as follows: Family:  Turn off all technology for 20 read more …

Kindergarten registration begins March 2

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Parents can register their children at Brent Elementary School on March 2, 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., or Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays at the Finneytown Board Office, 8916 Fontainebleau Terrace, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

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KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

Posted on: February 15, 2017
February 16, 2017 Dear Finneytown Families, At Brent Elementary School, this is one of our favorite times of the year – the time to register incoming kindergartners for next fall. On Thursday, March 2, we’re holding kindergarten registration read more …

The Brent Beat 2.16.17

Posted on: February 15, 2017
Tags: Brent beat, Kindness challenge
Dear Brent Families, HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY! Please see the links below for this week's Brent Beat newsletter, next week's Superhero KINDNESS CHALLENGE, and 2017-18 Kindergarten Registration information. The Brent Beat 2.16.17 2017-18 Kindergarten read more …

Brent Elementary has been recognized as a SILVER Breakfast All-Star School!

Posted on: February 12, 2017
Brent Elementary has been recognized as a SILVER Breakfast All-Star School!   Over 450 schools submitted breakfast participation data to be recognized for the Ohio School Breakfast Challenge.  Schools that met criteria for the School Breakfast read more …

The Brent Beat 2.9.17- World Culture Night Edition

Posted on: February 7, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Families, Reflecting on last week’s World Culture Night, a sincere thank you to all Brent and Whitaker students and families that played a part in this magical evening!! There were so many smiling faces. A great evening for inclusion, read more …

The World Comes to Finneytown: World Culture Night 2017

Posted on: February 6, 2017

To prepare students for the world, schools have to look like the world. World Culture Night at Brent Elementary School is a chance to celebrate -- and show off -- our district's amazing diversity!

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World Culture Night- Feb. 2nd!

Posted on: February 1, 2017
WORLD CULTURE NIGHT Tomorrow night is the big moment…World Culture Night at Brent Elementary!  We hope to see you at our school on Thursday, Feb. 2nd from 6:30-8:00 PM. We are so proud to showcase the diversity of the Finneytown community and read more …

The Brent Beat 1.26.17

Posted on: January 26, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Families, Please see the link below for this week’s Brent Beat.  Hard copies are also being sent home today in Thursday Folders. The Brent Beat 1.26.17 GO BEARCATS!! John SAFETY DRILLS Each month, our students and staff conduct read more …

Show your Wildcat spirit!

Posted on: January 23, 2017
Finneytown Elementary PTA spiritwear is available until Jan. 31. It's always the right time to show your spirit for Finneytown Schools, and it's an especially good time to tuck away a t-shirt or jacket for Valentine's Day gifts or for birthdays.
 
 
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The Brent Beat 1.12.17

Posted on: January 10, 2017
Tags: Brent beat
Dear Brent Families, Please see the link below for this week’s Brent Beat newsletter.  Hard copies will be sent home in Thursday folders, along with information about our upcoming parent event at Whitaker:  Help Your Child Work Smarter, and read more …

POLAR EXPRESS MORNING AT BRENT

Posted on: January 9, 2017
Brent Elementary students took a ride on the Polar Express before our winter break! It was part of a magical final school day for the children, who started off the day recreating the Polar Express. All 300 kids were set up in the hallway in chairs like they read more …

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