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FEBRUARY
PGCPS and Fort Foote Vision and Mission

Vision: 
PGCPS and Fort Foote Elementary School will be a GREAT school district and school recognized for providing education services which ensure that every student in our diverse school district and school graduates ready for college and careers in a global society.
Our Vision statement paints a future where all students, regardless of background or experiences, have access to high-quality learning environments, a broad array of educational opportunities, and effective support systems that equip them to graduate college and career ready. The Fort Foote staff will achieve greatness by striving to have 80% of our students in K-2 reading on/above grade level by the end of the 2017-2018 school year. 

Mission: 
To provide a great education that empowers all students and contributes to thriving communities. Our mission statement defines the scope of our work and communicates what we hope to contribute to society as a result. 

Book Donations 
Please donate your used books to Fort Foote Elementary School 
your child can earn a Bear Buck for every 5 books donated. 
 
DRESS CODE: 
Please make sure your child is in proper uniform daily; 
  • Belt (black), 
  • black or white sneakers,
  • white polo style top, 
  • blue slacks,dresses, or skorts.  
  • Please do not allow child to wear excessive jewelry

Special Dates: 
PTA Chuck E. Cheese Night  2/23/18
President's  Day - 2/19/18



CHARACTER  EDUCATION:
Citizenship 
              What is Citizenship?               

"Citizenship is man's basic right, for it is nothing less than his right to have rights."

Chief Justice Earl Warren, 1958

Grades:

Per PGCPS requirements:
Assessments  - 50% of total grade
Classwork - 35% of total grade
Homework - 15% of total grade
Please check SchoolMAX Family Portal regularly to keep informed of your child's progress. It is updated weekly.