We would like to show our appreciation for all the hard work that our volunteers have done this year. We will host a volunteer breakfast on Friday, May 31 at 8:15AM. Volunteers, please come to the media center on Friday morning and have breakfast on us!
Monday, May 27th, is Memorial Day. There is no school. Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation's service. It was first observed in May 1868 when flowers were placed on the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery.
To help re-educate and remind Americans of the true meaning of Memorial Day, the "National Moment of Remembrance" resolution was passed in December 2000 which asks that at
Field Day is June 4th
What are you doing on June 4th? Come have fun and spend time with students by helping out with Field Day. Coach Farrell needs volunteers to assist with regular field day events in the morning and water activities in the afternoon. We need beach balls, buckets, big sponges, coolers, and bottled water. Dads, come early to visit your child's K-3 classroom and participate in Doughnuts for Dads, then stay for Field Day. The students deserve a great day!
Our annual end-of-the-year Awards Day is Thursday, June 6th. The program will begin in the gym at 8:30 AM. Students will be recognized for honor roll, independent reading goals, and athletics. The 8th graders will be honored with the Lions Club awards, the Moncure Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary service scholarship, and more. Come enjoy this important time with us.
May 22 - 6th grade Science Measure of Student Learning (MSL)
May 23 - 7th grade Science Measure of Student Learning
May 24 - 5th grade Science End-of-Grade Test (EOG)
May 28 - 8th grade Science End-of-Grade Test
May 29 - 3rd-8th grades Reading End-of-Grade Tests
May 30 - 3rd-8th grades Mathematics End-of-Grade Tests
June 5 - 8th grade Algebra I End-of-Course Test
Moncure Girls' Soccer Team Wins the Chatham County Season Championship Title
Our girls' soccer team beat J.S. Waters in a double header on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 to earn the Chatham County Championship Title with an undefeated season. Season stats include: Moncure goals: 36 Opponent goals: 6, Shut-Out games: 7 of 10, Moncure shots on goal: 359 and opponent shots on goal: 67, Moncure corner kicks: 63 and opponent corner kicks: 11. Congratulations to Coach Pedigo, Coach Womble, and the Lady Panthers for such an incredible season!!!!!
We want to extend a big thank you to our PTA Beautification Committee and the community and staff members who have worked to beautify our campus. Many hours of service have gone into planting, weeding, and mulching as well as powerwashing and general cleaning. Our campus looks beautiful!
Relay for Life
Don't forget to register for Moncure's Relay for Life Team!!!!! This year's event is on May 31st at Northwood High School. We are encouraging student, parent, staff and community involvement in this event. Moncure's goal this year is $2000!!!! At this point, we have in 40% of our goal. That is great!!!! Let's keep it up!!!! You may register online at: www.relayforlife.org/pittsboro At the right of this page click, "DONATE" and search for the Moncure School team. There you can register to join or make a donation. You may also come in the school and register on a paper form.