Month: August 2015

A Message From Our Principal

Dear Elizabeth Lane Families, We have had a fabulous first week back to school!  Our students have done a great job learning routines and procedures and are ready to begin the focus on academics.  Please remember to send in a family photo (or two) for the ELE family photo boards in the lobby. Please help […]

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Please Vote for SLT Parent Representatives

The Elizabeth Lane School Leadership Team has three open positions for parent representatives.  The School Leadership Team meets 6-8 times per year to review school improvement activities and address schoolwide concerns.  Members of SLT typically serve a three-year term.  Please click here to read the candidate profiles and vote for up to three representatives.

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Kindergarten Parents

Kindergarten Parents are invited to a Boo Hoo Breakfast on Monday, August 31 at 8:00 am in the Media Center.  Stop by after you drop your child off at the classroom for a time of informal Q&A and mingling with fellow Kindergarten parents, Principal Lail, and the PTA.

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Counselors’ Corner

Welcome back to another amazing school year at Elizabeth Lane!  Ms. Ott and Mrs. Buchta are excited that we will be spending more time in the classrooms this year.  Mrs. Buchta is responsible for Kindergarten, Second, and Fourth grade levels and Ms. Ott has First, Third and Fifth grade.  Feel free to contact the appropriate […]

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Attention All Summer Reading Rockets!

Whether you read one title or all twelve, please turn in your “ELE Blast Off into Summer Reading “ log to your teacher as soon as possible. Be sure to include your name and teacher’s name at the top. Way to go Reading Rockets!

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NC Budget News

The NC General Assembly has approved a temporary budget resolution that expires Aug. 31, and another extension through Sept. 18 is likely to be approved.  Because CMS receives the bulk of personnel funding from the state, over 500 CMS teacher assistant jobs are in jeopardy and experienced teachers’ pay has been frozen until the state budget is finalized.  Of special […]

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ELE Birthday Book Donation Program

The Media Center is excited to continue our Birthday Book Club for the 3rd year! More than 160 books have been gifted to the media center as a way to recognize students’ birthdays. If you would like to honor your child’s birthday and give the gift of reading, please visit the ELE Media Center webpage for more […]

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Girls on the Run

Elizabeth Lane is looking for one or two enthusiastic parents that would like to serve as the Girls on the Run assistant coaches.  This afterschool club supports the athletic and emotional development of young girls in grades 3-5.  The club meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:45-4:15pm. If interested in assisting our ELE coach, please contact Mckenna Collins […]

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School Store

Please visit our school store. We have New Hawk Water Bottles & New Car Magnets. We also have school supplies (notebooks, glue sticks, post it notes, binders, folders, ect) & lots of fun items too! The store is open Monday–Friday from 7:15am – 7:45am. Kindergarten – Monday, 1st Grade – Tuesday, 2nd Grade – Wednesday, 3rd Grade […]

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KidLit Book Club Coming Soon

Do you have a 5th grader who loves to read and discuss books? If so, he/she may want to sign up for the KidLit Book Club which meets with Mrs. Wassell in the media center every other Monday beginning September 21, 2015 from 2:45-4:00. Readers will read the NC Children’s Book Award nominees and share their thoughts via […]

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