Archive for May 2019

Beat the “Summer Slide”

Summer slide isn’t a piece of playground equipment – it’s the tendency for students to lose some of the progress they’ve made during the academic year. But there are ways to keep your students’ skills sharp and have fun all summer long. For details, resources and lots more ways to foster reading this summer, go…

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6th Grade Eagle Camp 2019 — Correction

6th Grade Eagle Camp 2019 CORRECTION This year, the Eagle Camp Transition Program will consist of 2 two-week sessions: Session One: Monday, June 24th through Wednesday, July 3rd Session Two: Monday, July 22nd through Thursday, August 1st Both sessions will run from 7:30am until 1:00pm, with no sessions held on Fridays.

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Elko MS Spring 2019 Non-Writing SOL Testing Schedule

SOL testing begins tomorrow, May 14th, at Elko Middle! Parents, make sure your child is well-rested and prepared for their exams! EMS Spring 2019 Non-Writing SOL Testing Schedule May 14 Math 6, Civics and World History I testing Blocks 5, 6, 7, 8 May 15 Make Up Testing May 16 Reading 7 and Reading 8…

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Elko MS Spring 2019 Non-Writing SOL Testing Info

Dear Elko Families: Virginia’s state assessment program includes the Standards of Learning Tests (SOL) for students in grades 3 – 8, and certain high school credit course.  These tests are based upon the Virginia Standards of Learning. This year, SOL Tests for HCPS middle school students will be administered May 6– May 24, 2019 (including…

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Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest

Is your student great at explaining math or science concepts? Want a chance to win a $250,000 scholarship? Khan Academy is proud to partner with the Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest again this year. Students ages 13 through 18 are invited to create a short— under three minutes— video explaining a challenging concept in physics,…

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VHSL Sports Physicals, 5/8

VHSL Sports Physicals Who: Elko, Fairfield, Rolfe, and Highland Springs Athletes When: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 4:30pm Where: Highland Springs HS, Hudson Gym Cost: $25.00 Please see your Head Coach, Mr. Golden or Mr. Lilly for more information. Notes: Copies of the VHSL physical form packets will be in the main office at HSHS.…

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