Trojans L.E.A.D  The Way   L ~ Learn Daily    E ~ Exceed Expectations    A ~ Act Responsibly    D ~ Demonstrate Respect     

Daily Announcements

On Friday, January 5, C.B. Eller held "Panthers' Pride Day" in support of the Carolina Panthers' Super Bowl appearance. Students and staff were encouraged to wear their favorite Panthers' clothing or simply the team colors. We salute the hard work of the team and congratulate them on a great year!

A message from Mr. Mann

Hello C.B. Eller Family and Friends!

It is a blessing to return to C.B. Eller as the principal!!!! It has been a great start to our school year!!! The students, teachers, parents, and community members have really assisted us with a great start! We love and value each and every student in our school! We celebrate the diversity that exists within our building. We are looking forward to a great school year!!! Thanksgiving and Winter Breaks are just around the corner!! Our teachers are working extremely hard to ensure that our students are learning, growing, and becoming more proficient in their subject areas! I have said this since day one, we have the best students, the best staff, the best school, and we serve the ABSOLUTE best community!!! Thank you for your support of The C. B. Eller Elementary School!!!

Mr. Mann



Student Achievement

4th grade Pen Pals with France

Pen Pal kit

Click the link below to see the beautiful face of advertising for Krispy Kreme fundraising. 

 It will make anyone want to buy a box of doughnuts. 

Krispy Kreme

Trojans Need to Know

Please click the link below to access the district Inclement Weather Announcement for information on school delays and closures.

Registration for the 5K-4-H20 on March 19, 2016 is now open. The 5K will begin at 10 a.m. with a Fun Run at 9 a.m. Early bird registration is $25, including t-shirt, ends on February 26, 2016. After that time, the registration fee will be $30. Money raised from this event helps to support clean water projects in Ethiopia. Please see the attached flier and registration sheet. We hope to see you there!

Trojans L.E.A.D the Way!

In December, Dr. Hemric was given a special retirement breakfast honoring his time as superintendent of Wilkes County Schools. C.B. Eller was proud to have Caleb Bryant, a fifth grade student, perform as part of the event. Caleb did an exceptional job in displaying his musical talents. Way to go, Caleb!

On Thursday, December 10, C.B. Eller held its annual School Spelling Bee. Classroom winners from each fourth and fifth grade class competed for the title. All of the contestants did an exceptional job. The winner of this year's School Spelling Bee is Mr. Jaron Nunnemaker. Jaron will now move on to compete in the County Spelling Bee. Congratulations to Jaron and good luck at the County Bee!

Miss Addison Pendry, a third grade student at C.B. Eller Elementary, was one of the first place winners at the Wilkes County Science Fair held on November 19, 2015. She placed third overall. Her project was titled "May the Best Shell Win" and focused on the hardness of different shells. She will go on to represent the county at the district science fair. Congratulations!

Parent Resources

At our school, we follow the "Trojan L.E.A.D." as part of our school-wide PBIS program. This means that we Learn Daily, Exceed Expectations, Act Responsibly, and Demonstrate Respect in all settings. To see our school matrix, please click below.

Click the link below to get your families copy of this month's Home and School Connection.  This newsletter is jam packed with great ideas and helpful hints to support your child educationally.  Parents are the first and most important educators!

In The News

February 1st through 5th is National School Counseling Week. In recognition of this week, C.B. Eller Elementary is participating in a daily character challenge given by the school counselor, Mrs. Winters. The challenge for Tuesday, February 2nd was to learn two new things about someone in your class. Here you see two students in Mrs. Myers' second grade class completing the Friendship Challenge. The students had a lot of fun learning new and interesting facts about their classmates. 

C.B. Eller School Calendar

Sunday, February 14
Valentine's Day
Monday, February 15
Optional Workday
No School for Students
Tuesday, February 16
Required Workday
No School for Students
Friday, March 11
End of 3rd Quarter
Monday, March 14
Optional Workday
No School for Students


The PTO is currently selling tie dye style shirts. You can purchase short sleeve ($15) or long sleeve ($20) shirts with the Trojan logo. These shirts are the perfect way to show off your school spirit. To order or for additional information, contact Lori Pendry via email at or by phone at 336-469-5594. 

C.B. Eller PTO Dates

September 17, 2015 - Back to School Bash!  Basketball game:  4th and 5th grade take on the CBE Teachers!
November 19, 2015 - 2nd and 3rd grade "We Are The World" dioramas, posters and songs.
February 11, 2016 - Kindergarten and 1st grade songs of fun
March 17, 2016 - 4th Grade Wax Museum
May 19, 2016 - Step It Up Night

Our PTO meets every other month on a Thursday night at 6:00 pm.  Please make plans to attend each event and see what's happening at your child's school.  Get involved in your child's education and see the excitement that your child experiences everyday.  Volunteering is an excellent way to get involved.  If you would like to be a volunteer, please call Mrs. Tammy Darnell in the front office at 903-6100.  Thank you from the PTO officers and teachers at C.B. Eller Elementary.