Prime Day is Almost Here!


Your shopping makes a difference. Amazon donates to Cornelius Elementary PTO when you shop Prime Day deals at

Deals start July 16, 3pm ET and run through July 17

School is Just Around the Corner…


Though we are all enjoying our summers, school will be here before we know it! Your PTO wants to share just a few reminders:

• Order your back-to-school supplies before August 9 with School Tool Box!  One-stop-shopping covers everything your student needs for their grade level.  All orders made before August 9 will arrive before the first day of school. CLICK HERE and search for “Cornelius Elementary”

• To all KINDERGARTEN parents: Popsicles on the Playground will be August 22 from 4:00 to 5:00pm. This is a great chance for your kids to meet their classmates and teachers, ask the staff questions and enjoy some popsicles!

Open House will be held on August 23 from 3:00 to 5:00pm. Come get your agendas, transportation documents and of course, your Cornelius Cougar Spirit Wear!

• First Day of School is August 27.

• It’s never to early to plan a date night! The CES PTO Backyard Social and Silent Auction will be held on September 21. This casual, adult-only event is the perfect way to kick off the new school year, meet other CES parents and support the school. Tickets go on sale August 1. If you would like to volunteer or donate to this event, please contact


Extra Yearbooks for SALE!

There are currently 7 extra yearbooks for sale, but are only available on a first come first serve basis. Please contact Jo Wise to reserve 704-249-7721 and payment is cash only to be left at the front office.

Yearbooks are HERE!

The yearbooks have arrived and will be given out today at school to those who have purchased them. If you have any questions, please contact Jo Wise



URGENT!!!! CES STILL Needs Proctors for EOGs!!

There is still a BIG need for EOG proctors, especially on Wednesday, May 30. Please consider helping CES, especially if this is your “What’s Your 1?” contribution!! Thank you, in advance, and please see info below.

CES is in DIRE need of proctors for EOG testing in grades 3-5 Wednesday, May 30 and Thursday, May 31.  Proctors need to arrive at 8:30 AM and should plan to leave by 1:00 PM.  Serving as a proctor is a serious responsibility, but it is not a difficult one.  In each setting, there will be a staff member serving as the test administrator.  The proctor remains in the classroom as a second adult.  Please click this link to read more and/or sign up to proctor.
Please contact Mrs. Brammer if there are any questions about serving as an EOG proctor (