Staples pre-ordered School Supplies

imagesca0ogak4Order before June 12th to get ahead of the curve and order your school supplies now!  Through a special program called SchoolKidz, Staples is offering us a limited time special order process for bundled school supply kits. These lists were provided by the teachers and approved by Mrs. Williams for next school year and they can be purchased at, account #84205.  They will be delivered to your child's classroom on the first day of school.

Click here to download the Supply Kit flier.




Honors Day/Class Parties

calendar iconPlease Save-the-Date and join us in celebrating a year of success!

Honors Days:

Kindergarten       May 19     8:15am
1st / 2nd            May 20     8:15am
3rd / 4th             May 21     8:15am
5th                     May 22     8:15am

Classroom celebrations:

May 21, 1:00pm


Click HERE for more info on the Awards that are given out.


PTC election - NOW!

vote031        It's time to elect the 2015-16 Board for the Parent Teacher Council!

Candidates:  Christen Ramo, Angela Renals, Terri Young, Allan Joe, Alfredo Pichardo, and Natasha Stewart

                                     Look for an email with a link to online voting.

                                Click HERE to read the full candidate bios before voting! 

The PTC membership is:

  • a total of 9 parent positions (7 voting and 2 alternates)
  • our principal
  • 5 voting teacher representatives
  • a two-year commitment which involves 1xmonth full PTC meetings, 1xmonth Action Team meeting, and a couple of meetings during the summer

Online voting will take place until May 27th.  If you have any questions, feel free to email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Summer Reading Lists

books 141Keep your kids reading over the summer using these suggested reading lists for each grade.  If your child would like to participate in next year's Helen Ruffing Reading Bowl, that list is especially important, and you can contact Ms. Wood ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) for more information.

Click HERE for the summer reading lists!



Chesnut's Charter Rewrite Committee to Pursue Charter Renewal

chesnutlogoAfter collecting community feedback at two well-attended forums at the Spring Fling and DNDC Clubhouse, Chesnut's PTC - including administration, faculty and parent representatives - has agreed to move forward in submitting for Chesnut's charter renewal. For any stakeholders who were unable to attend, please see the presentation here.

Whether to suggest issues that you'd like the charter to address, or to join the CRC (Charter Rewrite Committee), please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


New Free Reading Resource: Find Your Child's Perfect Reads

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Did you know that you can use your child's Lexile score to grow his/her love of reading? Whether you have a reluctant reader that needs engaging, or a star reader that needs a challenge, this resource can help you create the perfect reading list for your student.

Read more: New Free Reading Resource: Find Your Child's Perfect Reads


2014-15 Registration Packet

School Volunteer Training
(watch this video)

Training Certificate
(print, turn in to Chesnut)


 Contact Us
 ( emails)


 Friends of Chesnut 501c3


2014-15 Spirit Night Partners









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Chesnut Charter Elementary School

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Dunwoody, Georgia 30338
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