PCSSD's Pre-K program is a free, standards-based program that aims to build strong foundational skills that help prepare students for kindergarten. https://www.pcssd.org/page/pre-k-information #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Sherwood Elementary staff are wearing red today to raise awareness for heart health month. February 3 is National Wear Red Day!
This Black History Month we are celebrating African Americans who made a lasting impact on education. Ernest Everett Just co-founded the Omega Psi Phi fraternity at Howard University and was a biologist who changed the way cells are studied. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Tomorrow is National Wear Red Day for the American Heart Month. Remember to wear you red to raise awareness of heart disease and how to prevent it. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Today is Groundhog Day and Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning. That means he is predicting 6 more weeks of winter! So don't put your winter coats up just yet! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This Black History Month we are celebrating African Americans who made a lasting impact on education. Fanny Jackson Coppin was the first African-American principal, serving 37 years in Philadelphia and elsewhere. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This Black History Month we are celebrating African Americans who made a lasting impact on education. Nathan Hare directed the first university Black Studies program in the U.S. at San Francisco State in 1968. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This week's Mood Boost Cafe word is SMART. Smart Moodie is has some fun recipes at pcssd.org that will help get both your taste buds and brain moving as you boost your mood! https://www.pcssd.org/page/chartwells-k12 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
The School Choice Act of 2015 enabled students in K-12 to attend school in a nonresident district. If you would like to join our PCSSD family but live outside our zone, school choice applications are accepted through May 1. https://www.pcssd.org/page/school-choice #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Parents & Guardians of Sherwood Elementary Pre-K students: our pre-K classes will be canceled on Monday, January 30 due to flooding in the classrooms. We will continue cleaning the room and we hope to resume on Tuesday, January 31. Thank you for understanding.
January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. The U.S. State Department has compiled a list of 20 ways to help fight human trafficking. Learn more about human trafficking and how to help victims: www.state.gov/20-ways-you-can-help-fight-human-trafficking #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Today is National Puzzle Day! PCSSD has puzzle clubs throughout the District and we all enjoy exercising our brains and the challenge of puzzles. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Today is Data Privacy Day to raise awareness about protecting your online information, particularly social networking. Learn more about cybersecurity here: https://staysafeonline.org/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
In addition to educational opportunities, PCSSD also offers athletic opportunities. Our athletic programs aim to instill loyalty, teamwork, and leadership while maintaining honesty and integrity in every student athlete. https://www.pcssd.org/page/athletics #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
1st Grade completed the January STEM is LIT Challenge. Students read Tangled: A Story About Shapes and used mathematical knowledge to collaborate, plan, and construct a personalized geometric shape.
Across the country, National Board Certified Teachers drive change and impact students, schools, and communities. Let’s celebrate the 49 National Board Certified Teachers in PCSSD! We appreciate you! https://www.pcssd.org/article/975555 #NBCTstrong #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
PCSSD is proud of our hardworking students! Annually, PCSSD students earn nearly $16 million in scholarships to go toward college. Congratulations students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
January is School Board Appreciation Month. Thank you to Board President Stephen Delaney for his service to PCSSD and our students. In his spare time, Mr. Delaney enjoys making memes. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
PCSSD has a 100% online school for students in K-12. This program provides flexibility in coursework with self-paced options, mentoring programs, and curriculum delivery flexibility. Learn more: https://dva.pcssd.org/o/driven/page/about-dva #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
School Choice applications are available on our website for students and families who currently live outside of PCSSD lines. If you would like to join our PCSSD family, school choice applications are accepted through May 1. https://www.pcssd.org/page/school-choice #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence