Dear Families, You may have heard a friend say their child has challenges with executive function and ask yourself....what is she talking about? Executive function is a set of skills that help children make plans, control behavior, and set goals. It allows a child to focus on an activity, remember details, [...]
Thanks to all that attended our Tuesday PTO meeting with David Thomas. We all walked away with some helpful strategies to navigate our children's emotions. If you didn't get a chance to come, please check out his website for his podcast with Sissy Goff and to see all their wonderful books. We've [...]
Walk To School Day is just around the corner! Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Time: 7:30-7:55 A.M. Where: At the three way stop on Robert E. Lee Drive and Otter Creek Road, where you will see Mr. Swift and Mrs. Nash.
Dear Families, Please join the Percy Priest ES faculty and staff as we extend our condolences to Mrs.Kinnard on the loss of her brother, Joe Carver, Jr. Mr. Carver passed away Tuesday evening after a battle with cancer. Where did the second recess go? The revisions to Science and Social Studies instruction [...]
Only 10 days until Tiger Cup! You know you want one of these cool Tiger Cup Hats!!!! Please sign up to play or sponsor as registration closes early next week. Go to https://www.percypriest.org/tiger-cup/ for details regarding sponsorship levels and registration. We are still in need of golfers and sponsors to [...]
OUR CALL TO ACTION Literacy--reading, writing, listening, speaking, thinking critically--is central to fulfilling life and liberty. Metro Nashville Public Schools views literacy instruction not as a subject we should teach, but as a civil right we must provide to our children. OUR GOAL All MNPS students will become proficient in advanced [...]
Just a reminder, we hope your family can join us this Friday on the playground from 5-7pm at the Percy Priest Back-To-School Family Picnic! Come for an evening of fun and food! We will have Parnassus Bookmobile, playground activities, and DJ Louie for dancing the night away! Bring your own [...]
A Songwriters Evening with Dan Smalley, Clint Daniels and Caeland Garner Date: October 26, 2019 Time: 6:30 - 9:30pm Location: 565 Beech Creek Road South, Brentwood, Tennessee 37027 Price: Tickets are $100 per person! Come join us for what's sure to be a memorable evening with Percy Priest Parent Dan Smalley, and [...]