Saturday, March 14, 2015

11th Annual Family Fair – 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Caroline Middle School.  FREE admission, FREE lunch, FREE child supervision with participating adult.  Adults attend a choice of 3 informational sessions, more than 45 vendors, FREE blood pressure & child find developmental screenings, Door Prizes.  Pre-Registration preferred-not required.  Please pre-register online at  or or call 804-633-7083.  Information also available at:

Our goal this month is to read for 25,000 minutes!

*Record your minutes read on your reading calendar

*Turn in your minutes every Friday to your teacher

*Check our progress on the display outside of the library

*Get our school’s total to 25,000 minutes by March 31st and Mr. Belako spends the day on the school’s roof!


baseballWho wants to go to see the Flying Squirrels play in Richmond? All the students have to do is read books, mark it on the bookmark coming home on Tuesday, and return it by March 27th. This earns them a free ticket to the game on Thursday, April 23rd!


Family members may purchase a ticket through the front office at a discounted price of $8.00.

Start encouraging your child to read more this month, and we will see you at Reading Night at the Diamond!

books-clip-art-71-300x240Join us on Tuesday, March 3rd from 6:00 pm -7:30 pm for our Reading Rodeo. Students will enjoy participating in fun reading activities throughout the school. We will also have a special visitor at MES to promote reading. The Book Fair will be open, too! You don’t want to miss this!


Also, join us for Giuseppe’s Spirit Night from 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm!

dr seussRead Across America Day has been rescheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, March 3rd. Students are allowed to dress as their favorite Dr. Seuss character. Please remember to adhere to the dress code and please, no pajamas. We look forward to tomorrow!