Seven Locks PTA

"How to Communicate With Animals" Private Event at Montgomery County Humane Society THIS SATURDAY from 1- 3 p.m. Join other SLES families for this rescheduled private event at the shelter where our students will learn how to safely 1) approach animals, 2) read body language, and 3) be responsible for a pet. We will end the event with a tour of the shelter.  Spots are limited, so signup today here.  

Montgomery County Humane Society Needs our Help!  Did you know that the Montgomery County Humane Society (MCHS) is in great need of support at the moment? MCHS is a caring no-kill shelter for abandoned dogs and cats.  SLES Community Service will be raising money for MCHS throughout January, 2016.  Please pitch in and help fur-babies in need by donating here.

​​​​​​February 9   7p-8p.  Join us for a valuable information packed interactive PTA PARENT NIGHT Topic:  Internet Safety for our Kids.  Sign up Here.  These days it's not just about protecting kids from predators but predatory information and images your child can be exposed to when they are online or using mobile devices.   This night is to inform as well to empower parents with timely tools and tips using the National PTO guide and a parent contract you can implement at home with your kids.  Kidsco childcare sign up available as well via the link.  Seating begins at 6:45, mtg starts at 7p.  Bonus $50 restaurant card giveaway to one lucky attendee.   

--------------------------------------------------------------Thursday, February 25 – SLES Science Fair.  It’s time for everyone to start thinking about what project they would like to do this year!  This is a fun, non-competitive event and students in ALL grades are encouraged to participate.  Projects can be done individually or in pairs or groups and parent involvement in encouraged.  To sign up, please email Wendy Schiff at by February 19 and include the name(s) and grade (s) of the students participating and the project topic.  If you have any questions, please email Wendy Schiff.

Yearbooks on Sale! 
The Seven Locks Elementary School YEARBOOK is on sale now! Don't miss a single memory from this school year! The price of a YEARBOOK is $25! Visit  At the top of the page, click on "Buy Your Student's Yearbook". Orders will be accepted  thru April 4, 2016.  

Spring Enrichment Registration isHere.


Volunteer For In School Field Trip With Mobile Science Lab, Feb. 22-26.  The Mobile Science Lab presented by the Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation, Inc.  is coming to Seven Locks February 22-26.  Mobile labs visit elementary schools where students investigate issues pertaining to the environment with a focus on agricultural concepts and provide a “field trip experience” to elementary school students without leaving the school’s property.  Each teacher needs one volunteer to assist with the lesson.  Please click here to sign up to help your student's class take part in this enriching experience.


​​​Mark Your Calendar

2/9 @ 7-8pm - Internet Safety and PTA Meeting. Sign up here 

2/15 - Presidents Day - School Closed

2/25 - Science Fair

2/26 - Early Release Day


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