Silent Auction update

Sat, May 12 1:39pm

A huge thank you to everyone who came out to spring carnival last night, it was a huge success! We are so happy to announce that our first year of adding an online auction paid of tremendously! With a ... [More]

6 hours left - Penny Road Silent Auction

Thu, May 10 6:01pm

Hard to believe that our 10 day online auction is coming to an end! ONLY 6 HOURS left to bid. At midnight tonight, the silent auction online will end a ... [More]

Silent Auction Update!!!!

Mon, May 7 4:28pm

Don't forget the silent auction is running online through Thursday at midnight! Anyone who does a "buy now" purchase will be entered to win 50 free bask ... [More]

We NEED volunteers for the spring carnival!

Thu, May 3 7:26am

Hello families,   Our carnival is just one week away and we NEED your help! We have only 12 families signed up to help with the entire event.   The carnival attracts hundreds of people, and in order f ... [More]

Silent Auction is LIVE

Tue, May 1 7:58am

Our first annual online silent auction is live! The online auction starts at 8:00am on Tuesday, May 1st and will be open for bidding until midnight on T ... [More]

Eat at City Barbeque all day today to support Penny Road- Just show this picture!

Thu, Apr 19 6:53am

Spring Carnival Bake Sale! Please sign up to bake or buy something for our bake sale!

Thu, Apr 12 10:21am

Take me to the Bake Sale signup!   It's time to get out your favorite baked goods recipes and help support our school with the popular Bake Sale this year! We'll also need cakes and pies for the fan f ... [More]

Book Fair Family Night

Thu, Mar 15 9:50am

Family Night is tonight from 6-8 in the media center! 

Spirit Day Friday

Wed, Mar 14 10:40am

Donuts with Dudes Tomorrow and Thursday

Tue, Mar 13 7:01pm

  A few Quick Reminders: After you are finished enjoying your donuts and visiting book fair, Mrs. Fenik will be reading to the students from 8:30-8:45 in the media center.  If at all possible, please  ... [More]

Book Fair Update

Mon, Mar 12 1:24pm

Hi Parents,  This weather is a perfect time to check out a new book fair option. You can now add funds to your students ewallet, no more sending in cash or checks! Because of the weather students prev ... [More]

Lost and Found in the cafeteria

Mon, Mar 5 9:48am

Dr. Seuss Luncheon for our Wonderful Teachers!

Wed, Feb 21 5:24pm

Dr. Seuss Luncheon   Hey everyone!!   We are gearing up for our next luncheon on March 2nd and would like to ask for your help.  We could not do these luncheons without you!!  March 2nd is Dr. Seuss' ... [More]

PTA meeting Tuesday, February 20th 6:30 pm

Mon, Feb 19 7:45am

School Bus Driver Appreciation Week

Tue, Feb 13 9:59pm


Tue, Feb 6 11:41am

Tomorrow (Wednesday) is Club picture day. If your child is in a club and has a club t-shirt, please ask your student to bring their shirt for the picture tomorrow.t

Souper Bowl Luncheon for our teachers tomorrow - Please sign up to bring something :)

Thu, Feb 1 10:28am

Hi Parents!    If you haven't signed up to contribute to our Souper Bowl Luncheon for the teachers tomorrow please consider bringing something!       Souper Bowl Signup - Click Here   Thank you!   Hospitality

Sweetheart Dance is sold out as of January 31st

Wed, Jan 31 12:28pm

Teacher luncheon- “Souper Bowl”

Thu, Jan 25 10:18am

    Hello families,   Our Hospitality Team would like to treat our teachers to a "Souper Bowl" next Friday, February 2nd.  Please see the sign up and help if you are able to!   https://m.signupgenius. ... [More]

Sweetheart Dance Ticket sales extended

Wed, Jan 24 11:32am

McTeacher Night has been rescheduled!

Thu, Jan 18 9:21am

Parent Input Session Rescheduled

Wed, Jan 17 8:38am

Hello families,   Sorry for all of the emails these last few days!  As you probably assumed, tonight's Parent Input session with our WCPSS Area Superintendent as been postponed.  This event will now b ... [More]

Sweetheart Dance

Wed, Jan 10 12:27pm

Important message from WCPSS Area Superintendent

Fri, Jan 5 5:45pm

Hello families,   Attached is a letter we received from our WCPSS Area Superintendent regarding a parent input session to be held on Wednesday, January 17th in Penny Road's Creative Commons.  Please t ... [More]

Wake County Schools dismissing early 2 hours early

Wed, Jan 3 9:25am

Good morning everyone,   Wake County Schools will be closing 2 hours early today.  Penny Road students will be dismissed at 1:45 pm.     Stay safe!

2 hour delay for Tuesday January 2nd

Mon, Jan 1 3:58pm

Wake County will be operating on a 2 hour delay on Tuesday, January 2nd due to the likely effects of extreme temperatures on buses left idle during the winter break.     More information can be found ... [More]

Gifts for Specials Teachers

Thu, Dec 21 4:36pm

A very big thank-you for all who Donated! Michelle was able to purchase a $75 gift card, a candle, peppermint hand soap and hand salve for each specials teacher. They were so thankful to receive your ... [More]

Happy Holidays

Thu, Dec 21 5:14am

School Store TOMORROW

Mon, Dec 18 9:38pm

Our school store will be open tomorrow before school in the cafeteria. We will have a VERY limited quantity of the new long sleeve shirts available. They are $15. We  have lots of items that make grea ... [More]

Donations for a gift for our Special's Teachers

Tue, Dec 12 12:50pm

Hi Parents, For the past couple of years a donation has been collected to purchase gifts for our Special's Teachers. These teachers are often overlooked during the holiday season as we focus on our cl ... [More]

Chinese Lantern Festival and Poinsettia Sales

Tue, Nov 28 3:40pm

Tomorrow is the last day to order Poinsettias from Fairview Garden Center!  We can assure you they are beautiful!  Send in  your order form and then simply pick your plants up at Penny Road Elementary ... [More]


Mon, Nov 20 5:42pm

School store: November 21st from 8:45-9:10 in the cafeteria. Also if you ordered a long sleeve shirt, you can pick them up during the store. If you can't make it in to pick up, no problem, we will be ... [More]

We need just a few more things from parents for our teachers' Fall Harvest Feast this Thursday!

Tue, Nov 14 8:59pm

Hi everyone! I am sure you know we are having our teacher luncheon on Thursday. If you have not already signed up to bring something, please go onto the sign up genius and see if there is anything you ... [More]

TOMORROW is your last day to order PRE long sleeve shirts!

Thu, Nov 2 12:54pm

Tomorrow is the day to order PRE long sleeve shirts! These shirts are available for preorder  only. We will not stock them in our school store. Shirts cost $15 and will be delivered the week of Thanks ... [More]

Veteran's Day photo request

Thu, Nov 2 6:03am

We are still accepting photos for our Veteran's Day slideshow!  We are asking students and staff to submit photos of parents, grandparents, spouses, siblings, aunts, uncles, cousins etc. so we  can ho ... [More]

Dress Up like Your Favorite Book Character tomorrow!

Sun, Oct 29 12:52pm

Hello families!   Monday October 30th is a School Spirit Day!  Students are allowed to dress up like their favorite book character!  Please see this week's Panda Pulse for more details!   https://www. ... [More]

LAST week to order PRE long sleeve shirts

Sun, Oct 29 10:16am

This is your last week to order PRE long sleeve shirts! These shirts are available for preorder  only. We will not stock them in our school store. Shirts cost $15 and will be delivered the week of Tha ... [More]

It’s not too late to pay for a teacher’s lunch!

Thu, Oct 19 9:39am

Good news! There’s still time to send money in for teachers lunches! You can send your lunch donation through PayPal at or Venmo me @Kimberly-Hartmere. You could also send cash ... [More]

Reminder: Send Money for Teacher Luncheon Tomorrow!

Wed, Oct 18 8:57pm

  We are asking for $2 donations to put towards our teachers and staff lunches to ensure that they're treated to an awesome lunch on us tomorrow, Thursday, October 19. Two food trucks, Pablanos and Bi ... [More]

Things happening at school this week!

Mon, Oct 16 1:29pm

Hello everyone...  Hope you all had a nice weekend and are surviving a rainy Monday!  The following things are happening this week at school: Tuesday 10/17- There will be no school store as previously ... [More]

Book Fair Family Night - TONIGHT!!!!

Thu, Oct 12 10:51am

Just a quick reminder that we will have our Book Fair Family Night tonight from 6:00-8:00 in the media center.  We will have crafts and lots of Book Fair fun! We  will also have two food trucks Stuft ... [More]

Fall Fair

Tue, Oct 10 11:35am

Our Fall Fair is fast approaching on October 21st! We wanted to send a quick reminder that preorders for food and admission are due this coming Friday. By ordering ahead,  you will avoid the admission ... [More]

A lot happening at Penny Road this week!

Tue, Oct 3 6:23am

Good morning families!   Tuesday 10/3- Our school store is open in the cafeteria.  Spirit Wear is for sale in preparation of Friday's Spirit Day.  We also have our new Panda Pads for sale $5.  See the ... [More]

Early Release today!

Fri, Sep 29 7:47am

Happy Friday!    Today is an Early Release day.  School is dismissed at 1:15!  Carpool parents should arrive 2.5 hours earlier than they do on a regular day and buses should arrive at their stops 2.5 ... [More]

Things to remember!

Tue, Sep 26 9:41pm

Hello everyone... 1.  Tomorrow (Wednesday) is picture day!   Yoga will return next week!   2. Friday is our last day of Penny's Direct Donation Campaign.  Help us reach our goal of $15,000. Online don ... [More]

Direct Donation Campaign and Spirit Night

Wed, Sep 13 1:41pm

Hello Penny Road families,   I just wanted to send you some updates of things that are going on around school!   1.  Penny's Direct Donation Campaign is underway and will last until September 29th!  M ... [More]

A few school wide reminders

Thu, Aug 31 12:36pm

Hello everyone!   Hope everyone has had a great first week of school!  I just wanted to remind you of a few things:   Friday, Sept. 1st is our first Spirit Day:  Crazy Hat Day (this is a change from P ... [More]

Panda Party and Back to School Open House

Tue, Aug 22 9:43pm

Hello Penny Road families,   Our teachers have been working tirelessly to get ready for tomorrow!  Remember:  Panda Party for Kindergarten students: 9:30 am-10:30 am Head to your classroom, meet your ... [More]