Calling all CES Volunteers!

The teachers and staff at Cornelius Elementary would like to recognize and thank all its volunteers!¬†Please join us for a Volunteers’ Brunch.
Thursday, May 5
Media Center
The PTO would like to join Cornelius Elementary in showing our gratitude for all the time and effort put in by volunteers like you. During the brunch, we will be raffling off a $100 gift card to Dancing Leaf Spa, cards for a free appetizer at Alton’s, Tenders cards, and stainless water bottles.
We hope you will join us!

A Special Thank You

LKN Chrysler

A big thank you to Lake Norman Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM in Cornelius for generously sponsoring our two Odyssey of the Mind teams as they travel to Iowa to compete in the World Finals! We appreciate your generous support of this unique opportunity for our students and we are extremely grateful.

Last Week for School Supplies

Thank you to everyone who has contributed much needed school supplies! We will have the collection bin in the front lobby of the school through this Friday, April 29, and are still looking for donations of the folllowing:
  • Glue sticks
  • #2 pencils
  • Tissues
  • Post-It notes (3×3 square size)
  • Wide masking tape
Thank you so much for your support and contributions!

Let’s Restock the Classrooms

glue stickpencils postit note tissues wide masking tape
As we plan for Teacher Appreciation week (5/9-5/13) and making our fabulous teachers and staff members feel as appreciated and special as we know they are, we have an opportunity to help them restock some of the essential supplies in their classrooms. Please join us from Monday, 4/18 through Friday, 4/29, by donating any of the following supplies. There will be a collection bin in the front lobby of the school. All supplies will be distributed equally among the teachers during Teacher Appreciation week as a special gesture.
Supplies needed:
  • Glue sticks
  • #2 pencils
  • Tissues
  • Post-It notes (3×3 square size)
  • Wide masking tape
Thank you for helping us make things a little easier for our teachers. And, look for much more information on Teacher Appreciation week soon!



Join us at El Toro!

Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 12, is our community night at El Toro Mexican restaurant, located in Shops on the Green in Cornelius. El Toro is generously donating a percentage of the evening’s sales back to CES. Please mention Cornelius Elementary when ordering. Come support our school, take a night off from cooking and enjoy a great meal!

Last Day for Yearbook Pre-Orders

Tomorrow, Thursday, March 24, is the last day we will be taking pre-orders for the 2015-16 yearbook. Yearbooks are $15 each and orders may be placed via cash/check using the order form that came home with your student or you can order online by CLICKING HERE.
As a reminder, there will not be extras available at the time yearbooks are delivered. Please order your student’s copy today! If you have any questions, please contact Jo Wise at Thank you!


Art By Me Extension

If you didn’t get a chance to place your Art By Me order and would still like to, we have great news! The extended deadline is now tomorrow, March 23, by end of day. Please place your orders online at These make great gifts (Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, birthday) and are a wonderful way to treasure your child’s art for years to come.
If you have any questions, please contact Gina Wells at Thank you for your support!

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