PRINCIPAL'S MESSAGES

MESSAGES FROM PRINCIPAL PAINTER

Friday, September 25, 2020

Thank you for another successful week of distance learning.  As we begin to enter the exciting month of October, information in the upcoming weeks will be shared about Chromebooks and Parent-Teacher Conferences, so stay tuned.

As always, have a fantastic weekend and we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, on Monday!

Friday, September 18, 2020

Thank you for being part of another successful week of distance learning! Some area businesses have agreed to partner with CCSD to allow students to use their Wifi.  I've also included the businesses closest to our school zone.  Please click on the links below to find the nearest Wifi Business Partner. 

 

WIFI Business Partners

http://ccsd.net/district/mobile-device-initiatives/wifi-partners-list.html

 

WIFI Business Partners Map

http://ccsd.net/district/mobile-device-initiatives/

 

WIFI Business Partners Closest to Long ES

*Ted Wiens Tire & Auto1701 Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89104

*Ted Wiens Tire & Auto3352 East Fremont Las Vegas, NV 89104 (Corner of Sahara)

*Jamba Juice (Sahara & Eastern)2675 S. Eastern Ave Suite 400 Las Vegas, NV 89169

Also, don't forget to login to Infinite Campus to view your child's grades and missing assignments.  I’ve included directions to access Infinite Campus as well.  

CampusParentHowtoAccess

 

With that said, we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, on Monday.  So in the meantime, have a fantastic weekend!

Friday, September 11, 2020

Thank you for another successful week as we begin to get into a groove with distance learning. Congratulations to our pizza and bicycle winners during this week’s virtual spirit week.  I’m already looking forward to the next one!  For 1st through 5th graders, don’t forget to sign-up for our Leopards Club, where our before and after school tutoring and clubs will be available virtually.  As always, have a fantastic weekend and we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, on Monday!

 

Club start date is, September 14, 2020 M-Th 3:30-5:30.

Click HERE for the Fall 2020 Leopards Club Registration Form

Friday, September 4, 2020

Happy Friday Long Elementary School Families, thank you for another successful week of distance learning!  Just a reminder, there is no school Monday.  When we return to distance learning on Tuesday, it’s our first virtual spirit week of the year!  Please see the attached flyer.  During spirit week, I will randomly select a family each day to receive a pizza delivery right to your front door.  I will also be giving away multiple bikes!  In order to qualify, all students have to do is show up to the Live Meets with their teacher, dressed in their spirit day ensembles! With that said, we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, next week Tuesday.  So in the meantime, have a fantastic 3-day weekend!

Friday, August 28, 2020

Happy Friday Long Elementary School Families, thank you for being part of such a successful first week of distance learning! Everyone from our students, teachers and families, exhibited patience, perseverance, and successes this week.  This could not have been possible without your ongoing support and encouragement day in and day out. Tell your friends and neighbors that we are continuing to enroll for this new school year.  All of our students are eligible to receive an iPad, school supplies, breakfast, lunch, and a dedicated staff of educators to meet their social growth and academic needs.  With that said, we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, next week Monday.  So in the meantime, have a fantastic weekend!

Friday, August 21, 2020

Good evening, Long Elementary School Families.  This is Principal, Rigel Painter with another weekly update!  We were so glad to see so many excited faces earlier today at our Open House/Meet & Greet and look forward to seeing everyone for the first day of distance learning this upcoming Monday.  Long Elementary school is a food site, which means that we will have a drive-through and walk-up food pick-up everyday, Monday through Friday from 7am till 10am.  Families will pick up both breakfast and lunch at the same time.  All you need to provide is your student number!  Until next week, have a great weekend and see you all, virtually, on Monday!

Friday, August 14, 2020


Good evening, Long Elementary School Families.  This is Principal, Rigel Painter with another weekly update!  Please continue to call the school office for questions regarding registration at 702-799-7456 or simply email our Clerk, Marisol at lopezm22@nv.ccsd.net  Be on the lookout for class assignments that have been mailed to your home.  It also includes information about technology and materials pick-up dates and times, along with information about our virtual open house/meet & greet, including a letter from our specialists!  We look forward to seeing our new kindergarten families on Monday!  You can find most of this information on our website and Facebook page as well!  I will also be sending reminders each day next week to ensure that we reach all of our Long Leopards and their families!  Until next week, have a great weekend! 

Friday, August 7, 2020

Good evening, Long Elementary School Families.  This is Principal, Rigel Painter.  We welcomed teachers back to virtual school this past Wednesday and I can assure you they have all been putting in extra hours, heart, and care to prepare for the upcoming school year.  Please call the school office for questions regarding registration at 702-799-7456 or simply email our Clerk, Marisol at lopezm22@nv.ccsd.net Early this upcoming week we will be mailing class assignments to your homes, which includes information about technology and materials deployment dates and times for every grade-level, including a special Google Meets Link for our Virtual Open House/Meet & Greet.  Attached to your email is our Family Guide to Distance Education called the “Back to School Reporter.”  Keep checking your mailbox, our Facebook page, and our school website for the latest and greatest!  Until next week, have a great weekend!

Friday, July 31, 2020

Good evening, Long Elementary School Families.  This is Principal, Rigel Painter.  We are looking forward to welcoming back our staff, virtually, this upcoming week to begin professional development for the upcoming school year.  Please call the school office for questions regarding registration at 702-799-7456 or simply email our Clerk, Marisol at lopezm22@nv.ccsd.net We are continuing to work on technology access, a virtual open-house, a family guide to distance education, registration, class assignments, and so much more.  I am excited to share all of these with you in the upcoming weeks on our school website, facebook page, and in your mailbox.  Have a great weekend! 

Friday, July 24, 2020

Good evening, Long Elementary School Families.  This is Principal, Rigel Painter.  This past Tuesday, the school board voted to start the school year online beginning on August 24th.  We are working on technology access, a virtual open-house, a family guide to distance education, registration, class assignments, and so much more.  I am excited to share all of these with you in the upcoming weeks on our school website, facebook page, and in your mailbox.  Have a great weekend!

Friday, July 24, 2020

Good evening, Long Elementary School Families.  This is Principal, Rigel Painter.  This past Tuesday, the school board voted to start the school year online beginning on August 24th.  We are working on technology access, a virtual open-house, a family guide to distance education, registration, class assignments, and so much more.  I am excited to share all of these with you in the upcoming weeks on our school website, facebook page, and in your mailbox.  Have a great weekend!

Friday, October 2, 2020

Thank you for another successful week of distance learning.  As we have now entered the month of October, information from your teacher will be shared about upcoming Parent-Teacher Conferences.  Also, Respect Week begins this upcoming Monday, so please see the following document to find out how you and your child can virtually participate! Week of Respect

Friday, October 16, 2020

Thank you for another successful week of distance learning and participating in our annual Parent-Teacher Conferences.  Just a reminder we are a food distribution site Monday through Friday, and every Friday, three breakfasts and three lunches will be provided for each child.  You can pick these meals up between 7 and 10 in the mornings! As always, have a fantastic weekend and we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, on Monday.

Friday, October 9, 2020

Thank you for another successful week of distance learning and participating in our Week of Respect.  Parent-Teacher Conferences are this upcoming week, so just a friendly reminder, No School on Wednesday, October 14th.  Please reach out to your classroom teacher to schedule your virtual conference.  As always, have a fantastic weekend and we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, on Monday!

Friday, October 23, 2020

Thank you for another successful week of distance learning.  Just a reminder that this upcoming week is a 4-day school week with no school on Friday, October 30th, Nevada Day!  As always, have a fantastic weekend and we look forward to seeing all of you, virtually, on Monday.