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updated July 15, 2017    
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Freedom's Trip with McKenzie to California

bulletJustice Vacations in the Bahamas with Eric

bulletLiberty and Mia Spend Spring Break in Turks and Caicos

Read all about these and other trips with our Patriot Kids

Attention Parsley Patriot parents, family and friends:  We invite you to also check out a Patriot Kid and then share with us a story of your adventure.  For more information visit the Traveling with the Patriot Kids page.

Summer vacation is here, but learning doesn't have to end. Check out our "Summer Fun, Summer Learning" page for ideas of fun ways to integrate some learning into your summer fun. 

Patriot Kids on the beach "Suumer Fun, Summer Learning"

Liberty bankingBank in SchoolStudents have the opportunity to make deposits or open a new account once a month.  This is a great opportunity for students to begin saving for the future.
red arrowWalking Club: K-2 students walk on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Students in grades 3-5 walk on Wednesdays and Fridays.  Get to school early and start your day with a brisk walk to energize your learning!

NCEdCloudStudents access their Discovery Education account through the NCEdCloud portal.  Students in grades 3-5 have had logins to NCEdCloud all year.  Teachers in grades K-2 will receive these logins this week and will share them with their students if they are using Discovery Education.
   A link to NCEdCloud has also been added to the drop-down menu under "Students."

View Parsley's 2016-2017 Parsley School Report Card.
Liberty making an announcement
The Parsley PTA has an online store where you can purchase Parsley apparel and school spirit items. 

Go to and check it out!

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Volunteer Record Log - In an effort to improve our records of volunteer hours completed OUTSIDE of school, the PTA has created a form for volunteers to fill out in order to log such hours. This includes time spent on PTA or classroom related clerical tasks, preparing for a PTA event, and volunteering at Freeman. Please click on the link below to help us record your hours!
light bulbOn our Parent Resources page you will find a link to the NHCS Volunteer Program.
Please visit this resource for information about policies pertaining to volunteering in NHCS schools.

Library Media Center News

Battle of the Books
See the 2018-2019 Battle of the Books list. 
Learn about the books and authors
and print out a list.
Most of the authors have wonderful websites and are worth a visit. 

Parsley Picks

   Read any good books lately? Looking for your next good read? Check out Parsley's new student-generated book review blog at!

   On the site, students can see what other Parsley readers recommend or submit a review of their own. To submit a review, students can simply click on the menu icon (three small horizontal lines), then choose "Submit Your Book Review." Reviews automatically come to Ms. Wilcox for approval before posting, and no last names are ever published. To see what other students recommend, students can browse the reviews by scrolling or they can search for reviews by author, title, keyword, or even genre.
   We look forward to seeing what our fantastic students are reading.

Parsley has e-books!  E-books are viewable on desktop computers, laptops, iPads and other WiFi-enabled tablets, and even smartphones (iPhones, Android, etc.).  Students may read these books by logging into Destiny.  To learn more, visit the Media Center Book Search page.

Upcoming Events

Other events may be listed on our PTA website.

Office Hours are Mon. - Thur., 8am -4:00pm

  • Mar. 7: Interim Reports Go Home
  • Mar. 13: Bank in School
  • Mar. 19: Battle of the Books
  • Mar. 22: Spring Fling
  • Mar. 28: Spring & Class Picture Day
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Fridays are School Spirit Days.
Wear your red, white, and blue!

News Flash

updated Apr. 17, 2018

starCongratulations to our 2017-2018 Volunteers of the Year:Emily Reiniche, Sharyn Murphy and Sharon Edwards. 

starThe PTA has announced this year's Reflections winners!  Our 31 county qualifiers will move forward to the county competition to be held in December or January.  Winners will be announced in January or February.

starMrs. Sara Haukos has been voted as Parsley's 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year!  Mrs. Amy Bonney is our Teacher Assistant of the Year.


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The Morning Show
Weekdays at 6am
Saturday at 10am
Your School News
Mon. - Sat. at 5:30pm
Wed. also at 7:30pm

We Recycle. We want YOUR empty inkjet and laser printer cartridges.  Please only send those from the original manufacturer, not those that have been refilled.

personally owned wifi-enabled devicesNHCS BYOD Policy
(Bring Your Own Device)

When appropriate for use in the classroom, some teachers allow the use of students' personally owned devices for specific instructional use if a parent/guardian signed BYOD form is returned to the school. 

Students must use the district’s secured wireless network (NHCS_BYOD) and have a working knowledge of their own device and be able to follow directions on how to connect their device to the NHCS_BYOD network. 

For more information about the NHCS BYOD policy, the Student Agreement Form, well as directions for access on a variety of devices, visit the NHCS BYOD webpage.

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Understanding and respecting copyright is important - even for elementary students.  Visit our Copyright and Copywrong page to get started on understanding copyright and fair use and being a good digital citizen.

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