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April 24, 2023- Eye of the Tiger Family Message

Dear Barrett Families:

Please see the messages below for this week!

Barrett in Twitter: Check out this week in #KWBPride photos and videos! School Assemblies, Field Trip to Gunston Hall, Robotics, Earth Day and Project Discovery! !https://twitter.com/search?q=%23KWBPride&src=typed_query&f=live

Dr. Duran’s Message: Please see the most recent message from the Superintendent here and the Friday 5 message linked here.

Family Academic Night Slides: It was so good to see so many of our 3rd-5th grade families at Family Academic Night. Please see the slides from the event below.

SOL Night Slides- English

SOL Night Slides- Arabic

SOL Night Slides- Spanish

SOL Nigh Slides- Mongolian

Interventions Update: We wanted to provide an update as we approach the 8-10 week timeframe for students participating in interventions to share that interventions are going to continue for those students. The student(s) will be participating in end of year assessments such as DIBELS and the Math Inventory next month which will provide a benchmark indicator of growth. You will receive another update regarding information on your child’s progress at that time. Should you have any questions, please reach out to your child’s classroom teacher or interventionist.

SOL Assessment Schedule: The SOLs will take place between May 15th- June 2nd. Please see the schedule linked here.

Student Council Association: Lollipops Fundraiser April 24th-28th 8:40-9:00 Outside Door 1. Each item is  $1 each, cash and check only.

Volunteering Opportunities at BarrettSee this link for more information on completing the volunteering process with us. All volunteers will need to sign in at the front office and wear a visitor sticker throughout their visit with us. Please ensure you have completed the volunteer application prior to volunteering with us.

  • Field Day-  We are tentatively beginning our plans for Field Day. We are currently planning on holding Field Day on Friday, June 9th and are in need of parent volunteers!  Please email Robert McLaughlin for any questions at robert.mclaughlin@apsva.us.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0449acae2da13-field#/

Upcoming Events At A Glance
Date Time Event Details
April 24 5th Grade Middle School Visits
April 28 3rd Quarter Report Cards are Posted
May 3 1:30 PM Early Release Day
May 15- June 2 SOL Testing Weeks
May 29 No School: Holiday

4th Quarter Grade Level Newsletters

Click on the link for your child’s grade level newsletter. This year, newsletters will be linked to the principal’s message. Please reach out to your child’s teacher to request a printed copy if you’d prefer a hard copy.

Pre-K Montessori Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 

 

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