Contact Us:

6328 Merriman Road
Roanoke, VA 24018

Phone: (540) 772-7590
Fax: (540) 776-7151

Welcome to the PFES Website

Today is Thursday, April 17, 2014.

Rotation Day: 6


5/6        3rd grade Science
5/12      3rd grade Reading part I
5/13      3rd grade Reading part II
5/20      3rd grade Social Studies
5/27      3rd grade Math

5/14      4th grade Reading
5/21      4th grade VA Studies
5/28      4th grade Math

5/15      5th grade Science
5/22      5th grade Reading
5/29      5th grade Math

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Information: Kindergarten registration for the 2014-2015 school year is now ongoing from 7:00am-3:00pm. There are several documents that you will need to bring to registration. Copies will be made and the originals returned to you during the registration process. The RCPS website lists all needed documents and school zones. Click on the link to be taken to the RCPS Kindergarten registration page. Click here for more information about registration requirements.

Yearbooks are now available for purchase at  You will need to enter the school code which is 11493214.  The cost will be $17.00 each if ordered online.

The second option for purchasing a yearbook will be to pay by cash or check made out to Penn Forest PTA, on field day, June 3, 2014.  The cost is then $20.00 each.

This year these will be the only two ways of purchasing a yearbook.

Should you have any queries please contact Dionne Wiid at or 989-5290.

Nurse Marci is in need of some gently used items. Please check the Nurse's page under departments for the specific items that she needs.

Staying Informed Sign-up--see technology page under the departments pull down menu.

School Office Hours: 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Attendance: Please remember children need to arrive in their homebase by 7:50 AM each morning. Those who arrive after 7:50 AM must report to the office and receive a tardy slip.

Roanoke County Schools and Penn Forest Elementary have several ways to help keep you informed. This includes the Honeywell Instant Alert System, the Penn Forest Parent Email System, and the PFES website. Click here to read more.


Important Announcements

Runnin Club
Running Club will meet every Monday from 2:20-3:15 pm. Running Club is open to all 4th & 5th grade students. Students in the lower grades are also welcome to stay but must have an adult with them. Please remember to send a note each week stating your student (s) can stay for Running Club.

Additional Announcements