Eastfield Global Magnet School

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Eastfield Family and Friends: 
Welcome to the 2018-2019 School Year!  Our students, families, and staff make our school an amazing place to be part of and  grow together.  It is an honor to serve this community as principal.  I am very proud of the work that goes on everyday.  Everyone works hard from the teachers to the students to the families! My favorite parts of the job are all the smiles, hugs, and seeing students in their classrooms learning. Best job ever!  
 
What Makes EGMS Unique?
  • School of Choice- we have an open enrollment policy for any family interested in EGMS
  • Balanced Calendar-we operate on the 45/15 split-9 weeks in session with a 3 week break Fall, Winter, and Spring.  Students enjoy a full month of vacation in the summer.  Our students are in school the exact number of days as traditional calendar sites.  We choose to balance our breaks throughout the school year.
  • Intercession Camps-because of our balanced calendar we are able to extend learning opportunities by providing 36 additional hours of Reading or STEM Camps during our Fall Intercession  and 36 hours during our Spring Intercession
  • Splash-We are a Dual Language, Spanish Immersion Site.  Parents can choose to enroll students in our language program.  We have one Splash class at every grade level K-5th.
  • Magnet School-We are a global magnet school.  We are globally themed with the following characteristics: Splash, math delivery follows the philosophy of teaching from Singapore, and we integrate a global theme big idea each nine weeks across content.
  • PreK/Headstart- We proudly host one NC PreK classroom for four year old students and one Headstart classroom for three year old students.  
 
 
Mission
Reaching each child at his/her level of readiness
Teaching each child as an individual
Encouraging each child to be an active global citizen
Inspiring each child to achieve dreams by realizing a college and career focus starts now
 
PAWS Pledge    
At Eastfield Global Magnet School, we pledge to have Pawsitive Behavior:
   P- Positive Attitude
          A-Academic Excellence
W-Work Together
       S-Safe and In Control
 
 
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News & Announcements

This weeks events

Good Evening EGMS Family!
How nice to have an extended weekend. We look forward to seeing our students by 7:50 am Tuesday, April 23, 2019.

1) 5th Graders will be touring East Middle tomorrow as part of the transition preparation. Please make sure your 5th grader has returned his/her permission slip.

2) Thursday, April 25, 2019 is our Parent Academy Session on Health, Wellness, and Balance starting at 8:00 am in the media center. Refreshments and resources at no cost to you will be provided. Please register online on the egms homepage or call the school to RSVP.

3) Kindergarten Registration is this Friday, April 26, 2019 with signing in starting at 8:30 am and the official tour and assessments beginning at 9:00 am. Be sure to bring your rising kinder student with you! This will be a no day for our current kindergarten students. Please keep all students in Mrs. Elkins' and Sra Salas' class at home on Friday.

4) NC PreK and Headstart are both also accepting registrations for the 19-20 school year. For more information about Headstart or Early Headstart please call: Phone: (828) 652-3229

Eastfield is going to host a Science Festival!

science festival

Eastfield Global Magnet School will be hosting a Science Festival full of fun projects and activities for students. There will also be several booths with information for parents including but not limited to School Safety, PTO, and some booths from businesses around the community. Be on the lookout for more information coming soon.

EGMS Talent Show 2019

1st and 2nd place winners for EGMS 2019 Talent Show

Congratulations to EGMS 2019 talent show winners. 1st place Rebekah McGuire and 2nd place Addie Hughes!

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Events

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EGMS- Family Academy- Self Care
Date: 4/25/2019, 8 AM 9 AM
EMMS Band Visit
Date: 4/25/2019, 8:30 AM 11:30 AM
Kindergarten Registration
Date: 4/26/2019, 8:30 AM 12 PM
EGMS Parent Academy-Reading
Date: 4/30/2019, 4 PM 5 PM
EGMS Family Academy
Date: 5/3/2019, 8 AM 9 AM

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