Who doesn’t like a good science fair? See what the science that students at McNair Elementary School here in Oak Hill are up to on Thursday, April 11:
Our annual Science Fair is on April 11, from 6:00-8:00 P.M. in the cafeteria. Come and support our fabulous scientists.
Or perhaps you like a talent show:
Future singers, dancers, pianists, comedians, and a few surprises are in store for you at McNair’s annual Talent Show, Friday April 12, at 6:00 P.M. in the cafeteria.
Way to go McNair Elementary!
McNair Elementary has earned the Virginia Board of Education Excellence Award, one of only 51 schools in the entire Commonwealth. We won this award for making significant progress toward goals for increased student achievement and expanded educational opportunities. Congratulations to all of the staff and students for their hard work.
From the school’s web site, some news about their outstanding teachers.
Georgina Chin, ESL teacher, received a school stewardship mini-grant to create three vegetable gardens and a butterfly garden and a grant from the Audubon Society to enhance the butterfy garden. She will be attending a monarch training workshop in the spring.
Under the auspices of David White, our school’s Eco-Action Team received a Bronze Award for our work in protecting the enviroment..
Melissa Hansen and Hannah Franks received an Action for Healthy kids grant, enabling us to address childhood fitness and health.
Della Brown presented at the National Conference for National Board Certified Teachers at the Capitol in July.
Laura Reasoner Jones, founder and director of the GEMS clubs, was invited to the national Clinton Global Initiative conference in Chicago to work with other national figures in STEM. Her efforts were mentioned by former President Clinton in his closing remarks.(Scroll to 1:07:52)
McNair Farms Elementary PTA is having a Bingo Night.
PTA Bingo Night–Friday, January 28–6:30 P.M.– Come and play bingo with your friends, win prizes and have fun!
Winter Strings Concert–Wednesday, January 26–7:00 P.M.
Parent Center Coffee Talk– Friday, November 5–9:00-10:00 A.M.–Learn how to help your child develop good eating habits
Barnes and Noble Book Fair to benefit McNair–shop in person at the Reston store November 5 and 6 or purchase online using Bookfair ID 10308666
Teacher v. Student Basketball Game –Wednesday, November 10–5-6 P.M.– Students must be accompanied by an adult.
Dads for Doughnuts–Thursday, November 11–7:40 A.M.–Cafeteria–bring a book to read and enjoy breakfast. Pre-registration required.
Dine with the Stars at PeiWei in Woodland Crossing–Thursday, November 11 from 3:00-9:00 P.M.–proceeds support McNair
Veterans’ Day Choral Program–Thursday, November 11 at 7:00 P.M. All families and veteran welcome.
Mothers’ Pink Tea–Tuesday, November 16–7:40 A.M.–Cafeteria–bring a book to read with your mom! Pre-registration required.
Picture Day: October 13
AAP Parent Meeting: October 13–6:30 PM–Cafeteria
October PTA meeting–October 20–6:00 P.M.–McNair Library
Storybook Character Dress-up Day–Monday, October 25–Dress like your favorite book character and bring your favorite book to share.
Back to school nights for various schools.
Rachel Carson Middle School
8th Grade – Septebmer 21, 2010
Check back soon for the 8th Grade Form
Oak Hill Elementary
Monday, September 13
Kinder AM and Grade 3 at 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Grade 1 at 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.
Grade 2 at 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 15
Kinder PM and Grades 4 at 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Grade 5 at 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.
Grade 6 at 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 22
Principal’s Coffee-Cafe 9:00 a.m.
Back to School Night: Thursday, September 16–6:30-8:00 P.M
Fox Mill Elementary
September 16 – Back to School Night (for parents only) – 6:30-8:15 PM
Video Camp–learn to create and edit digital video- Video Camp Registration
Chess Camp–beginners and novice players welcome- Chess Camp Registration
Tuesday, June 8–7:00 P.M.–6th grade musical performance–Our American Dream
Friday, June 11–5:30-7:30–PTA Book Fair and staff book-signing at Barnes and Noble in Reston–come and hear teachers read their favorite books. Meet our two staff authors and view their books.
Tuesday, June 15–9:00 A.M.–Medieval Day–5th grade
Come and travel to other countries with food, entertainment and museum exhibits.