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Apr 09

Adams Gators to Host International Night on 4/25

Gator Families:  We are looking for families and students to present this year at our International-Multicultural Night.  Please consider participating and if interested, return the interest form sent home with your student by 4/12/19.

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Apr 09

SOL Prep Testing!

Gator Parents of 3rd – 5th grade students – please go to the following website to check out the format for the Virginia SOLs.  Click on SOL practice items.  https://va8.testnav.com/client/index.html

We have about 3 weeks before we begin SOL testing.  Please be sure to review basic facts with your child daily.  Ask for review booklets/journals/interactive notebooks that your child’s teachers have created and will be sending home.

 

 

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Apr 01

April 11 is the day to register your child for kindergarten

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Entering kindergarten is a big step for children and their families. It all starts Thursday, April 11 when Henrico County Public Schools will join with 14 other central Virginia school divisions to register new students for the 2019-20 school year. To enroll a child in Henrico County Public Schools, the child must reside in Henrico County with a parent or court-appointed legal custodian and be 5 years old by Sept. 30.

 More information is available at the Henrico County Public Schools website at https://henricoschools.us/registration.

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Feb 28

Adams Spirit Night Schedule

Please plan to join the Gators at Spirit Night on Tuesday, March 12th.  We’ll gather at the Captain D’s at 4800 Williamsburg Road (corner of Williamsburg Road and Laburnum Avenue) between 5:00 and 8:00 P.M.  Plan now to join us!

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Feb 27

Spring Picture Day Scheduled

Mark your calendars!  School picture day is scheduled for Thursday, March 7th.  Information will be sent home with your student.

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Feb 19

Gator Skate Night Scheduled!

Gator Skate Night SCHEDULED!

Plan now to join us on Friday, March 1st for an exciting Adams Family Skate Night. We’ll be at Roller Dome Skating, 4902 Williamsburg Road from 5-7 PM. Tickets are $5.

We hope you are able to join us for this exciting event.  Questions?  Please call our office at 804-226-8745.

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Feb 19

2019-2020 Preschool Recruitment

Who?  Early Learning Preschool is recruiting children who will turn four (4) years old by September 30, 2019 (NO EXCEPTIONS).  Children are not admitted on a first-come, first-served basis, and are not guaranteed acceptance into the program.

How Do I Apply?  (1) Submit a pre-application online at: https://goo.gl/8ZLunL.  (2) A Family Advocate will contact you to schedule an appointment to complete the application process.

After you have submitted a pre-application online, please call 804-328-8100 if you have additional questions.

 

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Feb 11

Community Foundation needs your help to identify region’s outstanding teachers

Henrico, Va. Jan. 17, 2019 – Who is the special teacher in your life? The REB Awards for Teaching Excellence provide a tangible, public way to recognize outstanding teachers in Henrico County Public Schools – and give them the means to continue growing. The Community Foundation’s yearly awards identify, recognize and support teaching excellence in the Richmond area. Honorees receive professional development grants of $4,000 to $12,000, given to teachers who have distinguished themselves by their inspiring classroom performance.

Through a nomination process, approximately 15 outstanding teachers are selected each year to receive cash grants to support professional development activities.

Nominations are invited from parents, students, educators and the community at large. Award recipients have earned graduate degrees, climbed mountains, traced their ancestors and met peers from around the world – all to reignite their own passion for learning and to pass it on to their students.

Nominations must be made online. A letter in support of the nomination must be written by another individual and submitted online with the nomination.

Who:The Community Foundation invites nominations from students, parents, colleagues, school staff and administrators (except for the school principal), and the community at large.
 

When: Nominations and letters of support must be submitted by Feb. 25 at 5 p.m.
 

How: Nominations must be submitted through the Community Foundation’s website. For detailed instructions, eligibility criteria and a link to the nomination portal, please visit https://www.cfrichmond.org/Grantseekers/REB-Awards-for-Teaching-Excellence#123671-award-amount.

*A link to the Community Foundation’s nomination portal can be found at henricoschools.us, under Hot Topics. For questions regarding nominations, please contact Tracie Weston, director of professional learning and leadership, at 804-652-3769.

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Jan 27

Adams Elementary Teacher Honorees

Left to right, Ms. Reardon, Mrs. Lowery, Ms. Harris, and Ms. Ramp

Jacob L. Adams Elementary is excited to recognize our teachers who are being honored for their wonderful service and skills in the school environment.  From left to right, Ms. Jackie Reardon, Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Lowery, our fantastic principal, Ms. Keonya Harris, Christie Award nominee, and Ms. Hilary Ramp, first year Teacher of the Year.

Join us in congratulating these talented and wonderful educators.

 

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Nov 26

Saturday Enrichment Program

The Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia is offering Saturday programming to engage gifted and high-ability students in high quality learning experiences designed to expose them to topics and ideas that are beyond those they might get in their typical classroom environment.  The program serves students currently enrolled in grades K-5.

The online application and additional information may be accessed at www.curry.virginia.edu/sep

 

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