Tickets for pasta night must be purchased by 10:00 am Monday October 2nd. Tickets will not be sold at the door so please clink the link below to purchase and help us raise funds for our Math and Reading programs at CES. Bring the entire family and enjoy a menu of Chicken Marsala, penne pomodoro, caesar salad for adults and penne pomodoro with meatball for kids. Provided by Carrabba’s Italian Grill of Bowie. Event Date: Friday October 6th First Seating: 5pm-6:30pm Second Seating: 7pm-8:30 pm Location: CES Cafeteria Ticket prices are: $5 for children ages 10 and under $10 for adults and children overRead More →

MOVIE NIGHT: Don’t forget Movie Night is this Friday, September 29 2017. Please RSVP with the following link so we have enough concessions . If you would like to volunteer to help with Movie Night please click on the following link A huge THANK YOU to Family Bike Shop for donating a bike to raffle off at movie night. Raffle tickets with be $2 for 1 ticket, $5 for 3 tickets or $10 for 7 tickets.   JA DAY: We are still in need for volunteers for Junior Achievement .   FAMILY DINNER: Don’t forget that Family Dinner night is fast approaching, be sureRead More →

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Instructional volunteers are needed to participate in Junior Achievement Day on Monday, October 9. Students participate in the Junior Achievement (JA) program, teaching them about entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on instruction. JA is taught in each classroom by adult volunteers (e.g. parents, guardians, grandparents, aunts, uncles, etc.). This is a great opportunity to participate in your child’s education. We will have a training session on September 25, 2017 at 6:30 in the Media Center.  This will be a one-hour training session will be made available to all adult volunteers.   While optional, it is strongly recommended that you attend.  Your individual instructionalRead More →

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Students grades K-5 have begun using the Accelerated Reader program.  We are in need of volunteers to help count up the number of Accelerated Reader (AR) quizzes each student completed and to put together a bag of rewards for each student.  The bag of rewards will be sorted by teacher. 3 volunteers are needed for each counting day.  Counting will take place on Thursdays at 9:30am.  If all three volunteer slots are filled it only takes 1 hour.  It’s not a big time commitment but it really is a huge help!  Please sign up for 1 or as many time slots as you canRead More →

Family dinner night on 10/6/17 is something for the entire family that you do not want to miss. The food will be catered by Carrabba’s Italian Grill and the menu will be Chicken Marsala, penne pomodora with Caesar salad for the adults and penne pomodoro with meatball for children. There will be two seating’s one at 5pm and on at 7pm. Cost of tickets is $10 for adults and children over 10 and $5 for children ages 10 and under. For tickets go to   WatchD.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) are positive male role models (fathers, step-fathers, grandfathers, uncles, and other father-figures) who volunteer inRead More →

Raise a Fork to Raise Funds! Come and join the CES community for a family style dinner. We’re very excited to be hosting this new event at the school. All proceeds from the event will be used toward helping the PTA fund the new math and accelerated reader program for Crofton Elementary School. There will be a 5:00 pm seating and a 7:00 pm seating for this event. TICKETS $5 for children 10 years of age and under $10 for Adults and children over 10 years of age BUY TICKETS NOWRead More →

It’s hard to believe that, even with a long summer, the first day of school for most of our students is already approaching. After you wave goodbye to your student on Tuesday, stop by to visit the PTA for donuts and coffee, starting at 8:45am out front of the school. The first few days of school can be emotional “Tears” and exciting “Cheers” ! We look forward to meeting you! CORRECTION: WatchDOGS pizza kick off is Wednesday September 13 at 6:30 in the school cafeteria. We are looking forward to movie night and would like your input! Please click on the following link to voteRead More →

[hoot_highlight color=”yellow”]CORRECTION – New Date[/hoot_highlight] We know there are a lot of kids excited to see who their teacher and classmates will be! Class lists will be posted outside the school’s main entrance on Wednesday, August 30 at 5:00. Thursday,  August 31st at 2:00 is new student orientation followed by teacher meet and greet from 2:30-3:30. Teacher meet and greet is open to all grades. We will have props available for pictures so have your phones/cameras ready!!! Watch D.O.G.S (Dads of Great Students) will host their pizza kickoff on September 13th at 6:30 pm in the schools cafeteria. This is a great opportunity for the men inRead More →

Support the CES PTA when you shop for back-to-school items. Go to and Amazon matches a percentage of your purchase amount with a direct donation to your PTA.  This works with AmazonPrime too!  AmazonSmile is not supported by Amazon apps on iPhones and Android devices — you need to use your web browser with the link above.  Read More →

The school year is fast approaching and we wanted to share with you some important PTA dates that are coming up. If you are a committee chair or you are interested in joining a committee like; Monster Mash, Square one art, silent auction, etc., then please join us for our committee meeting On Monday August 14 from 3-4pm in the media center. Also, our first PTA meeting will be held on Monday August 21 from 5:30-6:30 in the media center. Prior to the meeting, please take a moment to follow the link below to join our PTA for the current school year. We hope everyoneRead More →