Greetings and welcome to the Sligo Creek Elementary School community. We are so happy you are here. The mission of the PTA is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children. The SCES PTA does this by sponsoring academic, cultural, athletic and interpersonal development events and by providing resources to fill the gaps and enhance the MCPS experience.



World Culture Day Poster Prize Winners

3/21/2022 2:29 pm

Thank you to all the 4th and 5th grade students who participated in the World Culture Day poster competition. 

World Culture Day Poster Winner 2022

There were 41 posters submitted reflecting the many countries, cultural traditions, foods, landmarks, geographic diversity, family traditions, beliefs, languages, school spirit, and more of our student body that enriches the SCES community. 

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World Culture Day - March 25 - Call for Presenters

2/7/2022 10:28 am

Illustration of Tree with World Flags as Leaves and the words "Sligo Creek Elementary School World Culture Day" surrounding it

Sligo Creek Elementary School (SCES) will celebrate World Culture Day (WCD) on Friday, March 25! We are looking for volunteers to share photos, music, dance, art, language, and other cool things about your country and culture. WCD will be held during school hours either in the Outdoor Classroom or, in the event of rain, in the school foyer area.

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Drop-off and Pick-up Route for Cars Approaching SCES

1/10/2022 9:56 pm

SCES Arrival/Dismissal Pattern for Cars

 -- Reminder not to Use Greenwich Lane to Approach the School--

Given the bus driver shortage that has impacted our bus routes, we have many new car riders. For those who don't normally pick up or drop off your students in the car circle, it might be useful to take a quick look at the route.

When arriving by car to drop off or pick up your child(ren) in the Car Circle, please use the following pattern:

Car Circe Pattern 2022

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Lost & Found December 15, 2021

12/15/2021 2:09 pm

See something that looks familiar? 


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Thankful for the hands that help us learn

11/19/2021 10:37 am

SCES staff each received a fall-themed bottle of foaming hand soap with a tag reading "Thankful for the hands that help us learn" as a small token of our appreciation.

Please let them know how thankful you are if you get the chance! We're fortunate to have such dedicated, kind, compassionate staff at our school, from our cafeteria staff to our building staff to our administrators and educators. 

Image of hand soap on table with orange cloth, bearing tags that say "Thankful for the hands that help us learn"

Close up of fall-colored soap bottles with tags that read "Thankful for the hands that help us learn"


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Story Time with Staff

11/1/2021 5:26 pm

Story Time with Staff

In honor of the Book Fair taking place this week, a SCES staff member will read a story each day. Students can choose between an English or French reading. Please click the link here to access the stories. Enjoy Storytime with Staff, Salamanders!

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Salamander Stride WINNERS!

11/1/2021 5:22 pm

And the WINNERS are...


Thank you, thank you, thank you to the parents, caregivers, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends who gave to the Salamander Stride in October. 

Thanks to your generosity, we can continue to host the events that contribute toward making our school so special (GeoBowl, World Culture Day, Back-to-School night, Science and Arts assemblies), support families in need, and shower our teachers with mini-grants and many forms of appreciation.

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"Kids Helping Kids" Food Drive

11/1/2021 5:18 pm

"Kids Helping Kids" Food Drive for Manna Food Center this Month

SCES PTA is organizing the Kids Helping Kids Food Drive at our school to benefit Manna.

Starting now, please send in food donations. Collection boxes will be placed at the KidsCo Front Door Entrance and in the front of the Main Office. 

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Fall Festival 2021

10/26/2021 3:44 pm

Our annual Fall Festival will take place on Friday, Oct 29th beginning at 2:15p. Students will participate in an outdoor parade beginning at the breezeway and continuing around the car circle while wearing the curriculum-related costumes made in class.

Families are welcome to join in the fun cheering and waving to students while on their parade route.

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SCES Book Fair 2021

10/26/2021 12:01 pm

The Scholastic / Bonjour Books Book Fair is returning to SCES the first week of November! The Fair will take place at the bottom the grand stairway near the front entrance and outside during school hours. As always, all purchases will benefit our school. 

Book Fair homepage 

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