|Conway Announcement||The Week Ahead|
Principal JR Raybold
2016 Stafford County Principal of the Year
Standards of Learning (SOL) testing is just around the corner. We have created some helpful resources for you to use to help your child prepare for these tests.
Overview Document: HERE
SOL Slide Presentation from Parent Night: HERE
SOL Testing Schedule: HERE
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Tips for Reading Success
October: Technology with Mrs. Wiltshire
November: Challenge from Mr. Raybold (ended 11/30/15)
December: Reading with Mrs. Monday
January: Random Acts of Kindness with Mrs. Snow & Mrs. Vines
February: Food Lion Family Night with Mrs. Ryder & Mrs. Orcutt
March: Music with Ms. Johnson
and Art with Ms. Nicholson
April: PE with Mrs. Clark and Mr. Black
Online School Payments: Parents/guardians can now pay for fieldtrips, school fees, products, and services online using this link.
Office Hours: 8:00 - 4:00,
June 2, 2016 5:00 pm
Please join us for a night planned just for our new kindergarteners and their families.
Come meet our kindergarten teachers, tour the classrooms, and learn how to help prepare your kindergartner for school over the next few months. We will also have a variety of specialists and resources for families to access. We will have special activities for your kindergartners during the rotations so parents can concentrate on learning. We hope to see you here! Please click HERE to RSVP.
If your child turns 5 by September 30th, it's time to sign up for Kindergarten. Stop by our front office during the hours of 9:00- 3:00 to register for Fall 2016 school year. For additional information click HERE.
HEAD START/VIRGINIA PRESCHOOL INITIATIVE PROGRAM & EARLY HEAD START PROGRAM
Children ages 3 and 4 years old by 9/30/16 are eligible to apply for the head start program. Please click HERE for additional information.
It's that time of year! BOB is back! Battle of the Books has begun. Click HERE for more information.
Special Education Advisory Committee
2016 Summer Arts Camps
Arts Summer Camps are open to students whose families are residents of Stafford County. Students will explore topics in visual art, drama, and music through hands-on experiences. Camps are designed to be fun and educational; they are taught by licensed teachers from Stafford County Public Schools. Grade level for participants is grade level in September 2016. Dates, hours and tuition vary for each camp. Parents must provide transportation to and from the camp site at the stated times. Extended day services are NOT available and all children must be picked up on time at the conclusion of camp. Please indicate first, second or third choices, (per week) if desired. Payment must accompany registration; students will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Camps may be canceled due to low registration. Camp registration and payment must be received by June 27. Please use the link below for complete details and registration.
HEAD START/VIRGINIA PRESCHOOL INITIATIVE PROGRAM & EARLY HEAD START PROGRAM NOW ENROLLING
Stafford County Head Start/Virginia Preschool Initiative Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Head Start is a free, full-day preschool program, which offers children an exciting curriculum, a stimulating learning environment and an excellent teaching staff. Transportation, meals and supplies are provided. This program is open to children who are 3 or 4 years of age by September 30, 2016, live in Stafford County, and meet the federal income-eligibility guidelines. The Early Head Start program is also accepting applications. This program is a free federally funded program that serves low-income families of infants and toddlers and pregnant women. Transportation is not provided. Enrollment in both programs is available to children regardless of race, sex, creed, national origin, or handicapping condition. The Head Start program encourages the active recruitment of children with special needs. If you or someone you know would like to know more about Head Start or Early Head Start, please call Head Start at (540) 368-2559 or Early Head Start at (540) 373-2072 for more information.
Annual Kindergarten Enrollment Information
Spring is Ready Freddy’s* favorite time of the year because it’s kindergarten enrollment time!
If your child turns 5 by September 30, it’s time to sign up for kindergarten. Children who start kindergarten on the first day of school do better.
April 11th - 29th ~ Enrollment Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 (shortest wait time 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.)
Approved Staffing Standards Plan 2016-2018
The newly approved SCPS Staffing Standards Plan 2016-2018 may be viewed here.
The Governor's Nutrition and Physical Activity Scorecard recognizes and rewards schools for encouraging healthy habits. The Web-based Scorecard application allows schools to compete locally and on a statewide level to see which school is healthiest.
We received a Silver Medal!
Conway is a CAREing and safe place where all children will become leaders of their lives.
At Conway we C.A.R.E. by being committed and accountable to one another through showing respect and effort in all we do.