📣News

  • Summer School Meals

    FREE Breakfast and Lunch at FRES June 27 - July 21. 

    Breakfast -  8:30-8:45am (bus loop and Cafeteria)
    Lunch - 11:30-12:45 in the Cafeteria.

    We are also bringing back Ala Carte. Any student who would like to purchase Ala carte
    items may do so. Please see My School Bucks www.myschoolbucks.com
    Please have your Student add money to their Food service account 

    Food Service
  • PCPS Summer School Bus Stops 2022

    2022 Summer School Bus Routes for elementary and secondary (middle school and high school) are attached below.   Please continue to review these lists as changes may be posted as necessary.

    Transportation
  • Public Engagement Sessions - Mathematics Standards of Learning Revisions

    Public Engagement Sessions - Mathematics Standards of Learning Revisions

    May 18 and June 13

    As announced in Superintendent's Memo #103-22, the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) will host six public engagement sessions to allow parents, families, and community members to participate in the review and revision of the
    2016 Mathematics Standards of Learning. The five regional face-to-face sessions and one virtual session will begin with presentations by VDOE staff about the Standards of Learning revision process, followed by an opportunity for participants to share feedback about the Commonwealth’s current mathematics standards and suggest revisions.

    Face-to-Face Meeting will be held from 7 p.m.-8 p.m. on May 18, 2022.

    John Tyler Community College - Chester Campus
    13101 Jefferson Davis Highway
    Chester, Virginia 23831
    Room: Nicholas Center, Room 102A

    face-to-face registration link is requested but will not be required to attend.

    Virtual Parent Session, June 13, 2022

    Registration in advance will be required for this meeting using the following virtual registration link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

    For more information:
    Please contact Tina Mazzacane, K-12 Mathematics Coordinator, Office of STEM and Innovation, for more information at (804) 225-4849 or Tina.Mazzacane@doe.virginia.gov.

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  • POWES Teacher and Support Staff of the Year

    Congratulations to Erin Woodson, PE-Teacher of the Year and Ashley Sloan, RN-Support Staff of the Year!

    A big thank you for all you both do to support all of Powhatan Elementary! 

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  • 🚍 Bus Drivers Wanted!

    Now Hiring Bus Drivers!!

    Full-Time Opportunities with Benefits ~ When the kids are off, so are you! 
    Apply online @ TalentEd Hiring Portal linked here

    ⏰ Office Hours: 6:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

    📞Transportation Department Phone Numbers: 804-598-5706 or 804-598-5709

    👇 Check out our PCPS Bus Drivers wearing their If the Lights Are Flashing, Don't Try Passing shirts.

    Transportation
  • 2022-2023 Academic Calendar

    CLICK HERE: 2022-2023 Calendar

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • PHS Students Can PRE-ORDER lunch through the "So Happy" App

    📆 Starting February 7th, high school students will be able to pre-order lunch through the "So Happy" app by Sodexo. 

    📲 This app can is available through the App Store and Google Play 

    📍 So Happy Pre-Order Flyer

    Food Service
  • Watchdogs Sign Up

    Online Sign Up

    Watch D.O.G.S Application

    Watch D.O.G.S COVID Self-Screener

     

    What are Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students)

    • Program for dads, uncles, grandfathers, and other important men in the students’ lives to volunteer for a day at school.
    • When at school, Watch DOGS spend time in their child’s class, their resource class, their lunch, and their recess.  The remainder of the day is typically spent in other resource classes, recesses, hallways, and encouraging students throughout the building.
    • The volunteer form (linked above) must be filled out and approved by the administration before you can sign up for a day.  The link to sign up is found on the school’s above.  
    • You will receive a reminder email the weekend prior to your volunteer date.
    • Ensure you pass the COVID-19 Self-Screener on the morning of your volunteer day.
    • The morning you arrive, you will be given a schedule, map,  and a shirt to wear for the day.  In addition, a picture of you and your child(ren) will be taken to display
    • Questions can be sent to Peggy Jenkins by phone or email (804-598-5730 x117  or peggy.jenkins@powhatan.k12.va.us)
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  • Providing Free or Reduced Price Meals

    🥪 2021-2022 PCPS Policy for Providing Free or Reduced Price Meals is linked here and attached below in PDF format.

     

    Food Service
  • New Online Payment Method

    Powhatan County Public Schools is excited to introduce a new and preferred payment method for parents to pay for school fees and other items online.   School Cash Online is a web-based program that integrates online payment options for parents with our offices’ school-level accounting.  This safe and secure form of online payment allows parents to pay for school items, like field trips, fees, and spirit wear, from a hand-held device or computer, using Visa, Mastercard, or E-checks.  Registration for School Cash Online will be available to all PCPS parents after the program launches on Tuesday, February 23rd

    By registering for School Cash Online, parents will be able to keep track of a student’s school items and activity fees, check account history, view and print receipts, and pay for school fees with the click of a button.   

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • Technology Help Information

    Kajeet Hot Spot help:    240-482-3500 extension 1

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • Mindfulness at Home

    The school counselors collaborated with Kirsten Lightner, one of the School Psychologists in the county, who created a lesson about mindfulness! Practicing mindfulness, gratitude, and building skills of resilience during these times of uncertainty can not only help our students but their parents and families as well. Check out the lesson below and the resources at the end for activities that can help your child practice!

     

    Mindfulness at Home

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  • Congratulations!!

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  • Parent Pick Up

    Parent Pick Up Q & A

    Parent Pick-Up Procedures

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  • Nominate an Employee for the Helping Hands Award

    Do you know a Powhatan County Public Schools employee who is Inspiring, Empowering, or Innovating? We want to hear from you! Tell us about any staff member who is making a difference in the lives of our children by inspiring, empowering or innovating. Please use the online nomination form linked here to tell us about a Powhatan Schools staff member who deserves to be recognized. We welcome suggestions from students, families, co-workers or community members.

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • 🌐Social Media and Online Safety Webinar

    Please join us for a Zoom webinar on Social Media and Online Safety.

    📅 Apr 21, 2022 @ 6:30 PM 

    👉 Please click the link below to join the webinar:
    https://powhatan.zoom.us/j/86936757323?pwd=blh1NjNyR0k3WnlVb21Rb2ZQcjdiUT09

    Passcode: FS2022

    Or Telephone:
        +1 301 715 8592
    Webinar ID: 869 3675 7323

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  • Coping Skills for COVID-19

    Please use the link below for some helpful tips to navigate these challenging times-stay well!!

     

    https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1oDx2j2pEXa1fDmSXiGIlR6wF4i1pHyReEXmkFwVHcEY/edit?ts=5e9ddfdd#slide=id.g35f391192_04

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  • Congratulations Cara Alexander! Teacher of the Year 2021!!

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  • School Supply List

    POWES Supply List 2021

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  • ELEMENTARY SUMMER SCHOOL BUS ROUTES 2021

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • Spring Pictures ~ March 21, 2022

    Spring Pictures are March 21, 2022.

    Flyers and portrait packages and pricing are attached below.

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • Internet Hubs

    PCPS is offering internet hubs for students and families to access the internet for virtual learning. There are daytime and evening options available at Pocahontas Landmark Center (4290 Anderson Highway), Powhatan High School (1800 Judes Ferry Road), and Powhatan Middle School (4135 Old Buckingham Road). Complete information on schedules and signing up is linked here.

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • 2020-2021 Supply Lists

     

    Kindergarten

    • Backpack (Non-rolling)** 
    • 1 pair 5” blunt Fiskar metal scissors**
    • 2 marble composition notebooks
    • 1 heavy duty plastic folder w/bottom pockets**
    • 1-8 palette watercolor paint** 
    • 2 boxes of 24 crayons, (Crayola preferred)
    • 2 boxes of washable primary color markers
    • 2- 4 oz. bottles of glue, (Elmer’s preferred)
    • 12 glue sticks (Elmer’s preferred)
    • 12 regular sharpened yellow #2 pencils
    • 2 large BLACK Expo dry erase markers
    • 1 set of earbuds or headphones**




       

    First Grade


    • 12 pencils (sharpened preferred)
    • 2 marble composition notebooks**
    • 2 (2 sided) plastic bottom pocket folders**
    • 1 pair 5” Fiskar point metal scissors**
    • 2 boxes of 24 crayons
    • 12 glue sticks (Elmer’s preferred)
    • 1 large pencil eraser**
    • 2 Dry erase markers
    • Backpack (Non-rolling)
    • 2 highlighters



    Second Grade


    • Backpack (Non-rolling)
    • 2 composition marble notebooks**
    • 3 (2-sided) bottom plastic pocket folders
    • 12 #2 pencils, (sharpened preferred)
    • 1 large pencil eraser
    • 1 box of washable markers (8 pack primary colors)
    • 2 boxes of 24 crayons
    • 1 pair 5” Fiskar point metal scissors**
    • 12 glue sticks (Elmer’s preferred)
    • 1 pkg. colored pencils
    • 2 dry erase markers
    • 1” 3 ring binder

    BOYS ONLY

    • Post it notes

    GIRLS ONLY

    • 2 yellow highlighters

    **Please LABEL these items with your child’s name.





    Third Grade


    • 3 marble composition notebooks (100 sheets/200 pages) * No spiral notebooks
    • 3 plastic folders (bottom pockets)
    • 10 glue sticks (Elmer’s preferred)
    • 1 4-pack of highlighters
    • 2 boxes of 24 crayons
    • 1 pair 5” Fiskar point metal scissors
    • 12 #2 pencils, (sharpened preferred)
    • 2 pkg. of Colored pencils
    • 1 pkg. of pencil top erasers
    • 1 pkg. of index cards (unruled/blank)
    • 1 (6 pk.) of Expo dry erase markers-BLACK

    BOYS ONLY

    • Post it notes (3 pack)

    GIRLS ONLY

    • Notebook paper (wide ruled)

    OPTIONAL

    • hand held sharpener w/cover
    • 1 box of markers (primary color)
    • 1 pkg. of colored pens

    Fourth Grade

    • 12 #2 pencils (sharpened preferred)
    • 1 box 16 Crayola crayons
    • 1 box Crayola Markers OR 1 box of colored pencils
    • 3 marble composition notebooks (no spiral)
    • 1 pair 5” metal point scissors
    • 10 glue sticks (Elmer’s preferred)
    • 2 plastic folders with pockets
    • 1  small pkg. of colored pens (any colors)
    • 2  highlighters
    • 1 pack of Expo ultra fine dry erase markers
    • 1pkg. notebook paper (wide ruled)




    Fifth Grade


    • 24  #2 pencils, (sharpened preferred)
    • 3 highlighters (multi-colored)
    • 1 pkg. colored pencils
    • 2 pairs of scissors** (keep 1 at home)
    •  1 pkg. of  dry erase markers (fine point)
    • 1  pkg. loose leaf paper
    • 5 marble notebooks**
    • Small hand-held pencil sharpener with cover**
    • 15 glue sticks (Elmer’s preferred)
    • Earbuds*
    • 1 spiral notebook**

    BOYS ONLY 

    • 1 pkg. of blue/and/or black pens

    GIRLS ONLY 

    • 1 package red pens

    OPTIONAL

    • post-it notes (any size or color)
    • ruler (for home)
    • index cards

    **Please LABEL these items with your child’s name.

     

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • Salute to our Veterans

    Enjoy the linked video below in honor of our veterans. Thank you for your service! 

    Veterans Day Video

    Powhatan Elementary School
  • Schoology Training

    Schoology training for parents will be offered VIRTUALLY on

    Wednesday, August 19, 2020 3:00-3:30pm
    https://powhatan.zoom.us/j/635233318?pwd=a295TTdzT01xUmpWZnFEZjRvK0pLUT09


    Wednesday, August 26, 2020 3:00-3:30pm
    https://powhatan.zoom.us/j/635233318?pwd=a295TTdzT01xUmpWZnFEZjRvK0pLUT09

    IN PERSON TRAININGS: 

    Thursday, August 20th 5:00-6:00pm

    Friday, August 21st 10:00-11:00am

    Sign Up here:  Schoology Sign-Up

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