Category Archive: General News

Apr
10

May Day Fine Arts Celebration May 1 6:30-8:15pm

Come see performances, an art show, folk dancing, and the 5th/6th grade chorus concert!

Mar
16

Yearbook lovelines flyers coming soon

Be on the lookout for the lovelines flyer in your student’s friday folder this week (March 21). This is your way to tell your child something special that will appear in the yearbook! For info, please contact Susan Dyer (stdyer@gmail.com)

Mar
16

CPES vs Vienna ES Basketball Game March 20 6:30 at Madison HS

Come watch CPES’s own teachers and staff take on the teachers from Vienna Elementary, Thursday, March 20th, at Madison High School. Game time is 6:30 and admission is FREE! Madison boosters will be selling popcorn and snacks, and the CPES PTA will be selling pom poms and cups.

Mar
16

It’s Book fair week!

Even though we don’t have school on Monday, March 17, you can still order books from the book fair! Shop here March 10-March 30, and your purchase will be credited to the CPES book fair. It’s so easy! Students will also visit the book fair throughout the week. Or you can visit the book fair’s …

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Feb
24

Book Fair! March 13-21

The book fair is one of the most beloved events at CPES – who could say no to books AND tiny collectable erasers? There are plenty of volunteer opportunities – please sign up here!

Jan
27

Super Bowl Math Night RESCHEDULED to Thurs., Feb. 6th!

We still need volunteers – please sign up  HERE! Please note: this event is the same night as curriculum night at Madison and Marshall High Schools, so if you are planning to go to curriculum night, please do NOT sign up for Math Night.

Jan
15

Read-a-thon is just around the corner! February 7-20

This is our second-largest fundraiser, so start helping your child warm up his/her reading muscles… Each student participant receives a voucher to spend at the school Book Fair.

Jan
15

Yearbook Club and Candid Picture Day Jan. 23

Photos will be taken for the yearbook of the different clubs at CPES. Candids will also be taken! Have your student wear spirit wear! If you’d like to help take pictures, please contact Laura Schmorrow.

Jan
15

Next Dining for Dollars will be Feb. 6th at Foster’s Grill in Vienna

Jan
15

Math Super Bowl Night – Jan. 23, 6:15 – 8:15

Bring your child to an evening of fun parent/child math activities at CPES! Stations will be organized by NFL team, so make sure you wear your favorite team jersey and get ready to estimate, measure, solve story problems, and more. Volunteers are needed – please sign up at this link www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E094FACAF2AA13-math. See you there!

Dec
04

CPES Giving Tree – wrapped gifts to office by week of Dec. 9th, and thank you!

Dear CPES Friends and Families, One of my favorite activities at Cunningham Park each year is the Giving Tree Program. It’s so amazing how generous our families are to contribute gifts for families at CPES who may otherwise not have gifts for their children during the holidays. Stop by the school lobby and pick an apple …

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Dec
04

Teacher of the year nominations due DECEMBER 4

The CPES PTA is proud to announce our first annual CPES PTA Teacher of the Year Nomination! Parents and Staff Members may nominate a teacher who they feel has made a significant difference at CPES and/or to your family. Once we receive the nominations, the PTA will vote and send a final nomination forward for the Fairfax County Public SchoolTeacher of the Year and the Washington …

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Oct
21

CPES’s Annual Coat Drive October 21-November 1

Please consider donating your gently used winter coats, winter hats and gloves, and winter scarves. There is a drop box in the CPES lobby. Questions, please contact Lisa Lujan (lklujan@fcps.edu) or Denise Lee (Lee.Denise@verizon.net)

Oct
21

Assembly on Friday – Brian Curry’s Magical Math Tour!

Did you know that the PTA sponsors amazing assemblies for our students? This Friday, Brian Curry will be there with his Magical Math Tour – be sure to ask your kids about it! A big thank you to Sandy Pompelli, the PTA assemblies chair.

Oct
14

Hallowingo is here!

Get ready for Hallowingo – this Friday, October 18, 6:30-8pm. Everyone will get a ticket for 2 pieces of pizza and a water, so not having time for dinner is no excuse! Play bingo and win prizes! Kids, wear costumes for the world-famous Hallowingo costume contest! Have dessert at the bake sale! This is CPES …

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Oct
07

PTA Patch October 11, 2013

Oct
07

Innisbrook sale extended to Friday, October 11!

Sep
23

Dining for Dollars

donato’s flyer On Wednesday, September 25th (11am-12am), the CPES PTA has partnered with Donato’s Pizza in Vienna on our first Dining for Dollars of the year.   If you bring the attached flyer to Donato’s on Weds, 15% of your purchase will go direct to our school. If you provide the attached flyer for any …

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Sep
22

Chess Club Registration now until Sept. 26

The Chess Club, run by Peter Snow’s Chess Academy, is open to students in 3rd – 6th grades. Please register using the form in the Sept. 20 Friday folder. If you have questions, please contact Sandy Pompelli at pomp74il@verizon.net. This program is filled using a lottery system.

Sep
22

GEMS Registration

GEMS is a PTA-sponsored girls club designed to help girls get excited about math and science. The club is open to 5th and 6th grade girls and will take place on Fridays from 3:30 – 5:00, October 11 – January 17. To sign up, please see the flyer in the Sept. 20 Friday folder, and …

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