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Mrs. Sheri Askew
Hi! I am Sheri Askew and I am teaching ELA and Social Studies in 5th grade. This is my 18th year of teaching. I have taught in Maryland as well as here in North Carolina. I have 3 children. My son is in his first year of college and I also have 2 daughters that attend Johnston County Schools. I am very excited to teach your children this year and look forward to getting to know them better!
Please email me at any time if you have questions or concerns.
You will find that most of the information that you will need will be sent in the form of an email. Your student will also be able to access a lot of resources that they need and will use in Google classroom.
PTA Information-Skip the lines and join the PTA online at https://powhatanes.
memberhub.store/.*Any adult family member or friend may join our PES PTA.*Fee: $6.00 + $.71 online convenience fee.*Be sure to include the student’s name, grade, and teacher (if known) in the notes section.
Communication folders- Your child will be bringing home a blue communication folder every day. This is a way that we can continuosly stay in touch and create a relationship between home and school. Please review your child's work with your child on Tuesday and make sure it is returned in the folder on Wednesday. If it is graded work you will need to sign it acknowledging that you have reviewed/seen it. You may keep the papers that are in the keep at home pocket (some may need to be filled out and returned IF your choose to participate). ALL STUDENT WORK SHOULD BE RETURNED EACH WEEK. Thanks!
BUS INFO.- If your student rides a bus, Powhatan will be using an app this year to send an alert for bus arrival. The app is called Here Comes the Bus.
5th Grade Schedule for ELA/Social Studies-Askew Homeroom
8:20 -8:50 Arrival
8:50-9:00 Morning Meeting
9:00-11:00 Block 1 ELA/Social Studies
ENHANCEMENT SCHEDULE FOR ASKEW'S CLASS
Week 1- Technology
Week 2- Art
Week 3- Music
Week 4- PE
Week 5- Media
We are pleased to inform you that the preschool classroom at Powhatan Elementary School has limited space available for enrollment in the Fee For Service Program for the 19-20 school year. The Fee For Service Preschool Program is designed to provide a high-quality early childhood experience...
Attention parents of 4-year-olds: Are you interested in your child attending a free preschool program? The NC PreK program is designed to provide 4-year-old children with positive early learning experiences that support their development and prepare them for Kindergarten.
High school students and middle school students enrolled in high school courses will be given an option on how their grade appears on their transcript. Students should complete the form for their school to make their choice.
JCPS high schools will host “modified” traditional graduation ceremonies between Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - Saturday, August 1, 2020. Schools will communicate about specific graduation dates and ceremony times as we get closer to see what restrictions may limit our attendance participation.