Let’s Get Ready! is a resource for families and caregivers to use as they initiate the process of transitioning their child to kindergarten. Let’s Get Ready! provides family-friendly guidance on age-appropriate developmental skills, support tips, and at-home activities where adult/child interactions are the central focus.
This is the link to the electronic application for free and reduced priced meals for the USDA’s National School Lunch & School Breakfast Programs. It is an interactive website that will guide you through the application process. If you need help with accessing the internet or you need a laptop computer to complete an application, please call the front office (336-551-1130). We are here to help.
If you have technology issues you can email email@example.com or call 336-551-1168. If you need help looking up or ordering a library book, you can click on this link to access the Media Coordinator's homepage for additional information.
The FES spirit rock is available for individuals or groups to rent and decorate on a weekly basis. The rock may be reserved from Saturday at 9:00 am to the following Saturday at 8:59 am. The cost is $25.00 per week. Please contact the school office (336-551-1130) with any questions, You can download an application under the Support FES tab.
Lowes Foods of Yadkinville is offering the Cart to Class program. With Cart to Class, Lowes Foods will give Forbush Elementary quarterly checks based on the amount of Lowes Foods Private Label items you purchase. To participate, you can register your Fresh Rewards card at the store or send your last name and fresh rewards number to the office and we will register you for FES.
Do you shop at Harris Teeter or have friends that shop at Harris Teeter? It is that time of year to relink your card to Forbush Elementary; our school code is 5666. You can visit a Harris Teeter store and ask your cashier to link your card or visit www.HarrisTeeter.com and link your card online. When you shop Harris Teeter brands, a percentage of your purchase is donated to the school that your VIC card is linked to. There are NO LIMITS to how much a school can earn. Don't forget to link you VIC card to Forbush Elementary!
-Open House will be Thursday, August 8th from 5pm-7pm for grades pre-k to 6th grade. We appreciate Enon Baptist Church for their support of our school and for providing Kona Ice snow cones during our open house.
-To ensure a smooth beginning to this school year Kindergarten students will have a staggered entry. Half of the students will report on Tuesday, half will report on Wednesday and then all kindergarten students will report on Thursday. Parents can find out more information during open house as to what day your kindergarten student will start.
-Please be patient the first week of school with the car rider line. Students and staff are learning which cars students ride home in and doing that in a safe manner. Things get better each day with the amount of time it takes us to do this safely.
We look forward to an awesome FES 2019-2020 school year!