Upcoming Events


Welcome Forest Knolls Families! 

The Forest Knolls PTA is excited about the 2016-2017 school year and we hope you are too! Feel free to use this website as an informational resource for Forest Knolls.  On this site you can become a member of the PTA, find out about current FKES events, purchase spirit wear, volunteer for events and much, much more.  We have several exciting events occurring over the next few weeks.  We look forward to seeing you!

Here's what's up at Forest Knolls. . .

Winter Chorus Concert & Staff Holiday Craft Fair - Thursday, December 15th from 6-9PM
Holiday Craft Fair will "pause" at 7PM so everyone can attend the Chorus Concert in the All Purpose Room.

No School for Students & Teachers during Winter Break - Monday, December 26th to Monday, January 2nd

PTA Meeting: Topic is "Building Emotional Resilience in Children" - Tuesday, January 3rd at 7PM
As always, the PTA provides free Kids After Hours childcare for children 4+.

Dine-Out Night at ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen - Saturday, January 7th from 5-9PM
Please tell the cashier you are supporting Forest Knolls ES or present the flyer to ensure we get credit (50% of proceeds).  Address: 935 Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring.

International Night & Pot Luck - Friday, January 13th from 7-9PM
Represent your country!  Bring food to share! Come dressed in traditional cultural clothes!  Middle and high school students can get Student Service Learning (SSL) hours by helping out.  Please consider being a part of the show (contact Heather Minter at 703-593-0273 or by Dec 23):

  • Put together a presentation about your country.
  • Teach a dance from your culture.
  • Bring spices or other ingredients to educate others about your cuisine.
  • Set up a booth to teach people about your country and culture.
  • Demonstrate a ritual or ceremony.

Click here to join the FKES PTA