A Pirate Take-over…

Yo ho ho!  Many pirates took over Pequea today as they searched for treasure!  They were very fortunate in finding the best treasure of all….EDUCATION!

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” – Walt Disney.

Happy National Pirate’s Day!  

Here is are some suggested pirate themed books to keep your ship afloat:

  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson 
  • Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  • Peter Pan by J.M.Barrie

Some pirate humor for you and your child:

Q: What are the only notes a pirate can sing?
A: High C’s.

Q: what was the pirate’s favorite school subject?
A: Arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrt.

Check out the pics of our buccaneers, both big and small!

Next Week’s News

Happening the Week of September 18-23

Tuesday, September 19
Dress Like A Pirate Day

Wednesday, September 20
Last day to turn in Penn Manor Pink Out T-Shirt Order Form

Saturday, September 23
Penn Manor Cross Country Elementary ‘Run for Fitness’
Register at Comet Field at 9:00 am
Races begin at 10:00 am
More information and registration form can be found here.

Please check your student’s Friday folder for important information sent home weekly. School picture forms will be coming home soon!


Meet the Teacher Night

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We look forward to seeing everyone this evening for our Meet the Teacher Night, drop-in event.  Teachers will be in their classrooms to meet and greet parents and students.  In order to accommodate everyone, please note the following:

  • Please leave parking in the bus lane, at the front of the building, open for those individuals in need of handicap accessibility.  General parking will be in the rear parking lot as well as the playground.
  • All visitors must enter and exit through the main lobby doors at the front of the building.
  • This is a drop-in open house intended for meet and greets.  Please know this is not the setting for parent/teachers communications regarding concerns or specific student needs.  If you have something you need to discuss with the teacher specific to your child’s needs, please contact them by phone or email at a later date.
  • Doors will not open prior to 4:00 PM.

See you soon!