5 Things to Know: 1st Week of 2020
At the end of each week, we'll post 5 notes of interest that you might have missed from the past week or were mentioned in the Friday phone call. You can sign up for the weekly phone call on Fridays by calling 855-502-7867.
Here is the Friday Five for the 1st Week of 2020:
- BACK TO SCHOOL: It's back to class for all students on Monday, January 6th, 2020. We hope you've had a wonderful holiday break and are ready for a phenomenal 2nd half of the school year!
- PUBLIC COMMENT ON REDISTRICTING: Tuesday, January 7th, 2020, there will be an extended public comment period at the monthly Board of Education meeting. This is your chance to give face to face insight with board members on the Phase 1 Redistricting Options found at www.bcswan.net/redistricting. You have to sign up at the door prior to the meeting starting at 6pm or give Central Services a call on Monday to sign up via phone. The meeting starts at 6pm on Tuesday, January 7th.
- WHO INSPIRES US: Some of our Educators hit the halls to track down students who inspire them on a daily basis. (The students had no idea). See the surprise, appreciation, and inspiration from these Scorpions in this video by clicking HERE.
- IN THE NEWS: So many students featured in our local media! Click HERE to read about Xuan Chen's model student dedication to the community and beyond. We have TWO StarNews Students of the Week for final week of December and first week of January. Click HERE to read about Sarina Gardner's best, worst, and admirations. Click HERE to read about Lydia Ellis's goals, favorites, and happiness. Student Athlete honors go to Nija Bryant. Click HERE to read about her winning ways as the WECT Athlete of the Week!
- GRADUATION VIDEO: Mid-Year Graduations are at 6:30pm, January 3rd, 2020 at Odell Williamson Auditorium. We will have video of the ceremony available early next week. CONGRATULATIONS, Graduates!!!
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