STEAM Family Night - March 10th
Join us at Providence on Monday, March 10 from 6:00-7:30pm for our 3rd annual STEAM Family Night! Discover the fun of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math through hands-on activities for the whole family! Families can experience:
Designing Insect traps
Racing through light relays
All Pro Dads
All Pro Dads will be will run in Spanish on Thursday, March 13th and in English on Friday, March 14th. We begin at 7:15 am in the Café
Lanier MS PTA News- PTA Meeting, March 19
On March 19th, at 7 pm, the PTA will host a guest speaker, Jon Almquist, ATC. Mr. Almquist is a concussion specialist with INOVA. Are you aware that most concussions occur without loss of consciousness? He will speak on “Important Facts about Childhood and Teenage Concussions.”
SOL Practice / Released Items
Below are links to websites that your students can use to practice for the SOL tests that are quickly approaching!
PES Kindergarten Registration - May 12, 2014
Do you have a rising kindergartener or know of someone in the community?? Our Kindergarten registration will be held on May 12 at 1:30pm in the Cafe. Please share this information with your families and other families within the community!! For more information click here!
FCPS has gone mobile
FCPS has recently released a mobile app for you to use. Please take the time to download the app to your iphone, ipad or Android device. Be sure to look for the official FCPS Mobile app – it’s free!
Apple: iPhone/iPad and Android Play Store
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD): We are pleased to announce that FCPS is now allowing personally owned computing/networking devices to be used in school for educational purposes. These devices include but are not limited to laptops, Kindles, and iPADs. More information can be found here.
If you would like for your child to take advantage of this opportunity to support learning, please read, complete, and sign the Personally Owned Computing/Network Device Acceptance of Responsibility and Device Use Agreement Permission Form. Return this completed form to your teacher.
Upcoming Events / Important Dates March 7 Spring Pictures March 10 STEM Family Night, 6-7:30pm March 12 PTA Meeting, 8:30am BBT March 13 All Pro Dads (Spanish) 7am - Cafe March 14 All Pro Dads 7am - Cafe March 19-20 5th Grade SOL Writing Tests March 28 SCA Spirit Day - Camouflage Day
PTA Fun Fair, 6:00pm-8:00pm
April 9 PTA Meeting, 8:30am BBT May 12 Kindergarten Registration