January Field Trips and Special Events
Jan. 5, 9, 12--4th Grade to Gordon Ave. Library (see teacher for specific date for your class), 10:00am
Jan. 7--4th Grade Chorus sings National Anthem at UVA vs. Miami men's basketball game
Jan. 16--Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Jan. 17--PTO meeting, 5:30pm in the library; Minds in Motion presentation by 4th graders, 6:30pm in auditorium
Jan. 19--1st grade ChemFest demonstration, 12:30pm
Jan. 20--End of 2nd Grading Period; Coffee with Ms. Kershner in North Lobby from 8:30-9:30am.
Jan. 23--Teacher Workday. No school for students.
Jan. 27--College Spirit Day. Wear your favorite college gear to school. Assembly by K and 4th grades: Eastern Woodland Indian Cultural presentation, 1pm in auditorium
Jan. 30--Clubs resume
Clubs Resume at the End of January
Look for Session 2 club sign-ups in the next few weeks. The second session of clubs begins on Monday, January 30 and ends on March 16. Exception: Newspaper and yearbook clubs will meet each Monday we are in session in January.
Coffee and Conversation with Mrs. Kershner
Parents are invited to come have coffee/tea and informal conversation with Ms. Kershner immediately following student arrival on January 20 (approximately 8:30am until 9:30am) in the North Lobby. There is no agenda. Come for all or part. Bring your questions/thoughts to share.
Shoe Drive for the Homeless This Month
Venable is again a drop-off site for the shoe drive coordinated by several area podiatrists. During the month of January, you may drop off your used but usable men's, women's and children's shoes. Please bind or tie shoes together in pairs. Shoe boxes are not being collected. The last day for donations will be Thursday, January 26, 2012. Sorting and distribution are handled by the Salvation Army.
Third Grade Art on Display at Monticello
Each weekend during January, families of 3rd graders are invited to view student artwork based on their trip to Monticello. See the invitation below for more details.
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