Read Across America Week @ EPE
Read Across America Week is March 2 - 6. This is the week we celebrate reading and Dr. Seuss's birthday!
We will have dress up days, Dr. Seuss trivia, and the Scholastic Book Fair!
eWallet allows parents to put money in an online account for students to spend at the book fair.
It is a secure, cash-free way to shop the fair. There is no charge to set up
an eWallet. Parents simply create an account and authorize a spending limit on their
Please go here to learn more and set up your eWallet account!
EPE Spring Scholastic Book Fair
Book Fair Jungle
The Scholastic book fair will be here March 2 - 6, 2020. It is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 7:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. On Thursday, March 5, the book fair will also be open from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
This is also Read Across America Week! We will have fun Dr. Seuss themed snacks from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. at the book fair.
What's Up Wilson!
The early voting period for the March 3rd Election Day starts February 12, 2020! Included on the ballot is a “Wilson County Sales Tax Referendum.” The referendum contains an amendment to designate the education portion of the revenue generated from the proposed increase to raise teacher salaries. For information on early voting locations and hours of operation, click the "EARLY VOTING" headline above for a link to the Wilson County Election Commission's website..
Parents who would like to request an “out of zone” transfer for next school year will be able to submit an application, starting February 1, 2020. This includes all teachers and staff, who work for the district. Open Enrollment runs from February 1 - February 28, for the 2020-2021 school calendar year. Eight Schools are eligible for an open transfer, including the new Green Hill High School, which will open in August
Each spring, elementary schools throughout the district hold open house "Kindergarten Fair Nights" for all incoming kindergarten students. These events provide an excellent opportunity for parents and students to learn more about what will be expected for the upcoming school year.
It's time for another "Academic Minute!"
This week Wiley talks about the "Imagination Station STEM Bus" and the big plans it has for activities beginning in August of this year! It's never too early too get excited about STEM and Wiley is all in - your child will be too after you watch this!