Mar 21

Superhero Friday for Mason!

On Friday, March 24, we will honor the memory of Mason Sheets by wearing our superhero shirts.

Please join us and wear a shirt or outfit with your favorite superhero!

Please feel free to post pictures to the Creekside PTA Facebook page.

Mar 20

Fun Family Fitness Night and Gator Gallop

Come join us on Tuesday, March 21, for a fun-filled evening of athletics and fun games!

Date:  Tuesday, March 21

Time:  6:00-7:30 p.m.

Meet in the cafeteria.

Wear your running shoes and dress comfortably!

Students will receive a “No Homework” pass and a free book for attending.

Water will be provided.

Mar 08

Spring BOGO Book Fair- Buy one, get one free!

Scholastic BOGO Book Fair from Monday, April 3 to *Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Come stock up for summer reading!

Hours:  9:00 am to 4:00 pm

At this Book Fair, purchasers can get anything of the same price or less FREE whenever they buy anything from the Book Fair.  It can be a pencil for a pencil, a poster for a pencil, a book for a poster.  As long as the price is the same or LESS, you get one item free when buying an item!

Mar 07

Kindergarten Registration

Dates for Kindergarten Registration — from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.:

  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Click here for more information

Mar 07

Eat Doughnuts! Help Babies!

The Creekside March of Dimes team is selling coupons for Krispy Kreme Donuts!

It is very easy!  Students/parents take orders for certificates that are good for 1 dozen regular glazed Krispy Kreme Doughnuts!  Cash or checks (made payable to CES) will be accepted.

Orders are due by Tuesday, March 14.  Due to our ordering deadline with Krispy Kreme, no orders can be accepted after the 14th.
Each dozen is $8.00 and we will make $4.00 per box to go towards our March of Dimes -Team Creekside fundraising!!!!  The certificates are good for any location listed on the flyer, and they make great gifts!!!

Mar 01

Smile! Spring Picture Day is March 23!

Thursday, March 23, is spring picture day at Creekside!  We are using a pre-paid system for pictures.  Individual and class pictures will be taken.  If you would like to purchase an individual picture package or class picture, please fill out the picture form that will be sent home on March 14, enclose your payment, and send it with your child on March 23.  Your child will hand the envelope to the photographer when his/her picture is taken.


  • Only students with order forms will have an individual picture taken.
  • All students will be in the class picture; however, pictures will only be printed for students who pay on picture day.
  • The students must have the order form and payment with them on picture day.
  • “Love your look or we’ll retake it.” If not satisfied, return your portraits to school. Lifetouch will re-photograph free of charge.  If you are not pleased with your retake portraits, Lifetouch will refund your money.
  • You can make your payment online with a credit card. You will be given a payment code to write on your order envelope.  Just write in the code and send the envelope with your student.
  • Make checks payable to “Lifetouch”.

Feb 28

March and April Important Dates


Music in our Schools Month
Youth Art Month

March 2                       Read Across America Day

March 3                       Interim Reports distributed

March 7                       PTA Meeting, 1st grade performance, 6:00

March 8                       3rd grade field trip to Suffolk Cultural Arts Center

March 16                    Family Night- Reading and Math through the Arts

March 22                     5th grade field trip to Virginia Symphony

March 23                     Spring pictures

March 30                     Creekside’s March of Dimes “March”


April 3-6                     Spring Book Fair

April 4                         PTA Meeting, 3rd grade performance, 6:00

April 10-14                 Spring Break

April 18                       4th grade field trip to Jamestown

April 26                      PTA  Boosterthon


Feb 28

Happy Crossing Guard Appreciation Day!

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night” keeps our crossing guard from the swift completion of her appointed duties!  Mrs. Helen Banks, Creekside school crossing guard, is dedicated, loyal and friendly.  Our  students, parents and staff appreciate you!

Feb 23

Kids Closet

 Are you…Getting ready for the next season?
Cleaning out those closets?
Do you have clothes that are just piling up?

Creekside Elementary has the solution!

 We are now accepting your gently used clothing items for our upcoming

Kids’ Closet shopping event, (date TBD) where families will be given the opportunity to purchase garments at the extremely low cost of just $1 each! YES! Just $1 each!


Please send in any of the following items to make this

community event one to be proud of.

  • Baby clothing/baby items (bibs, blankets, sheets)
  • Children’s clothing (all sizes)
  • Adult’s clothing (all sizes)
  • ALSO: jackets, belts, shoes, purses, hats, and seasonal wear




Proceeds from Kids’ Closet will go directly to Team Creekside- Relay for Life, American Cancer Society.



Feb 20

100th Day of School

On Friday, February 17, Creekside kindergarten classes celebrated 100 days of school by dressing up as 100 year old people!

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