Month: January 2016

Help us Win a Visit from Jan Brett

Dear ELE Families, The ELE Media Center is trying to win a free visit from author/illustrator Jan Brett.  To enter her annual contest simply visit  www.janbrett.com and click on the link for the contest.  Please enter the following information:  Elizabeth Lane Elementary, 121 Elizabeth Lane, Matthews, NC 28105.  One entry per person so please feel free to ask neighbors, […]

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Get Your Rear in Gear!

The ELE staff is participating in the 2016 Get Your Rear In Gear 5K Run/Walk, an event to benefit the Colon Cancer Coalition. We are participating in loving memory of Sue Falco, an ELE family member. We are inviting all of our ELE families to join the team. Show your HAWK pride and get out […]

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A Message From Our Principal

Dear ELE Families, It is hard to believe that we are nearing the end of the second quarter of the school year.  January 20 will be our next early release day.  School will dismiss at 11:45 and all students will have lunch before dismissal.  We will not be able to accommodate lunch visitors on this […]

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Reading Buddies

    Every Monday that CMS is in session starting January 4th, 5:00-6:00 p.m. Matthews Library, 704-416-5000, cmlibrary.org If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 15-minute 1-on-1 session.    

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Chick-Fil-A Night

Let’s get 2016 started with a night out at Chick-Fil-A. Come join other Elizabeth Lane Families for dinner at the Arboretum Chick-fil-A on Tuesday night, January 19th between 3:00-8:00. Be sure to complete a form by the front counter while you are there and include your child’s name and teacher’s name.  Ask for the form […]

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Thank You Hospitality Volunteers!

The hospitality committee would like to thank the following volunteers for providing snacks for this week’s staff meeting- Kelly Perrone, Ashton Williams, Francesca Totty, Meaghan Blake, Shari Tuz, Kelly Stienecker, Nadia Brandl, Christine Kendall, Emily Snyder, Nancy Knox, Shawn Belcher, Nicole Love, Sondra Key, Leslie Dinkin, Adina Cotoman, Stacey Wilson, Karen Webb, Subha Kalia, Alison Madern, […]

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Girls on the Run – Spring 2016

Parent Coaches are needed for the program. Program registration information is below. In an effort to make the program accessible to every girl, online registration is NOT first-come, first-served.  GOTR Charlotte engages in a lottery-based online registration system to ensure a fair and equal process for all girls. Please have your parents/guardians sign up their girl online anytime […]

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A Message From Our Principal

Dear ELE Families, I hope that you enjoyed the break.  It certainly feels more like winter this week.  Our students have quickly gotten back into the swing of things at school and were happy to be back with their friends after the time away. We are continuously working to improve the flow of our morning […]

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