Our Mission

  • Our Mission:

    Brassfield Elementary will provide a relevant and engaging education and will graduate students who are collaborative, creative, effective communicators and critical thinkers.

    Learn more about Our Mission. Our Story.

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Our Values

  • Our Values: 
    We value collaboration and opportunities to grow.
    We value each other (students, teachers, parents, and volunteers) and our time.
    We value purposeful instruction.
    We value accountability.
    We value community support.

Our Vision

  • As you walk through the doors of Brassfield Road Elementary, students, teachers, and parents will be fully engaged in meaningful learning opportunities. We will collaborate, in person and virtually through the use of innovative applications on modern technological devices, to investigate and solve real world problems. Relationships will be nurtured through acts of recognition, kindness, and professionalism. Teaching and learning will be at the forefront of all distributive decision making processes.

Brassfield Bulletin

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    Solar Eclipse

    Brassfield has the rare opportunity to view a (nearly) Total Solar Eclipse on Monday, August 21st! All students with permission to participate will be provided with glasses produced by American Paper Optics or Rainbow Symphony, two of the manufacturers recommended by NASA. Students MUST have this waiver completed in its entirety in order to participate in the Eclipse viewing. If you have yet to complete the form, CLICK HERE to print and sign. We will also have copies available on Monday in the front office. If you opt for your child to stay inside, he/she will not be provided with glasses. We will be conducting alternate eclipse learning experiences inside for students without permission to go outside.

     

    Backpack Buddies Food Drive

    Want to help with the Brassfield Backpack Buddies Food Drive this August?

    Don't have time to walk your donations into school? Bags too heavy to send in with the kids?

    We've got the perfect solution! Bring your canned or nonperishable goods or gift cards to local grocery stores or big box clubs to afternoon carpool on August 22 or 24 and/or August 29 or 31 and we will pick them up from your car while you wait in the carpool line (before carpool begins and before the merge sign after carpool begins). Any donations help this amazing program for our school!  Thank you!  

     

    Community Connection

    With the goal of growing our community, school, and family connections, Brassfield is coming to a neighborhood near you! Join Brassfield on Thursday, August 24th from 5:00-7:00pm at Green Road Library for our first Community Connect event. We'll bring snacks and information on student learning reports & engaging activities for reading at home. Green Road Library will provide information on their programming and services. You bring your family! Please click here to let us know if you plan to attend.

     

    CogAT Parent Q&A Session

    All 3rd grade students take the Cognitive Abilities Tests during the 1st quarter of the school year. CLICK HERE to learn more about this assessment. After viewing the video, if you have any questions, please contact AIG Teacher, Stacy Kessler, at skessler@wcpss.net. We will also be hosting a parent Q&A sessions on Wednesday, September 6th at 8:45 AM or 3:30 PM

     

    Volunteer

    Brassfield loves our volunteers! Visitors who have the potential to be alone with students at any time are required to complete the WCPSS Volunteer Registration process.


    The following are examples of some volunteer duties that require registration: Field trip chaperones, tutoring inside or outside the classroom, off-campus mentoring, media assistant, club leader/coach, clerical work for teacher, media center volunteer, classroom assistant, field day volunteer, test proctor, front office helper, room parent. To register, you must visit the school during school hours and must have valid identification with you. Volunteers who received clearance last year must re-register by October 2017 for the 2017-2018 school year.

     

    PTA-Sponsored Clubs


    Coding Club:  Members will explore basic computer science concepts through programs, activities, STEM toys, and game design. Grades 1-5. Track 3 Registration is August 21 - September 5. Check out: https://brassfield.memberhub.com/hub/Coding58130


    Robotics Club (Intro/LEGO Mindstorms):  Children will participate in the design, construction, testing, and presentation of robotic systems.  Grades 4 & 5. Starts on 8/29/17. Tuesdays @ 8a.m. in the Learning Commons. https://brassfield.memberhub.com/hub/Roboti10980  


    Lego Club:  Students will work based on both themes and free-builds. Come unleash your creativity!  Grades K-5. Starts 9/14/17. Meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday @ 8a.m. in the Learning Commons. https://brassfield.memberhub.com/hub/LegoCl06967  


    Odyssey of the Mind: Odyssey of the Mind teams are forming now!  Registration forms are due September 1st. Click the link above or pick up a form from the information boxes outside the library or near the AIG room.  Forms can be turned in to Mrs. Kessler (AIG) or the PTA mailbox by the front door.


    Science Olympiad: 3rd-5th grade families - Click THIS LINK to learn more about Brassfield’s newest club - Science Olympiad!

     

    Running Club

    Calling all 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students that enjoy running and would like to prepare for a race (1 mile, 2 mile, or 5k). Join the Brassfield running club!   During our weekly runs, we will work on building endurance and speed while fostering a love of running.  Running Club will meet on Wednesdays from 3:45-4:45 from Wednesday, September 6th through Wednesday, November 15th.  Students are welcome to attend running club over their track out if a guardian is available to drop them off and pick them up. Questions may be directed to Libby Lipetzky at elipetzky@wcpss.net.  Sign ups* are open through Tuesday, September 5th.  Click HERE to sign up!

     

    Carpool Spot Bidding

    Are you tired of sitting in carpool? Have somewhere to be directly after school?

    Bid to win one of the first carpool spots! Your closed bid is due by August 29th. Bidding forms/instructions were sent via your room parent or available in the front lobby. PTA will auction off the 1st TWO carpool spots. Questions? Contact Jacqui.Sult@yahoo.com

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