Month: November 2016

Thanks for a Successful Treats for Troops!

Our Student Council Association, SCA, sponsored our annual Treats for Troops campaign.  Starting on November 1st, Knights were asked to bring in leftover Halloween candy to donate for our US troops/service members, serving both here and abroad.  Knights were also encouraged to create cards thanking service members for their efforts.  There were bins ready for students to donate their candy and […]

PTA Reflections Contest Winners

Theme: “What Is Your Story?” Congratulations to our Nottingham Reflections Contest Honorees!  Save the date for Friday, December 2, for a breakfast reception from 8:15-8:45 am in the library where all the Reflections participants will be honored.  All artists, along with their families (including younger siblings!) are encouraged to attend! Thank you to all the student participants […]

 Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – November 22, 2016

Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving.             – W.T. Purkiser Dear Parents/Guardians, I know that many of you will be travelling this week and I wanted to wish you and yours a restful Thanksgiving holiday break. Mr. Koutsouftikis and I, along with our […]

Thanksgiving Wishes – From Ms. Pelosky

Wishing you and yours a restful, peaceful Thanksgiving break. I am thankful for your hard work and collaboration on behalf of, and dedication towards, our Knights and their families. Thank you for the integral role you play in making Nottingham a fun, safe, respectful  place for our Knights to grow and learn!

Assistant Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – November 22, 2016

Dear Parents/Guardians: In coordination with the Arlington County Police Department, we have just concluded our third of four state-mandated lockdown drills for the 2016-2017 school year.  Our procedures have been developed with the assistance and guidance of police and public safety officials.  Like all other safety drills such as fire, tornado, earthquake and bus safety […]

Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run participated in the fall 5k in Arlington/Rosslyn on a blustery and cold Sunday, November 20th!

Knights Unite Multi-Cultural Evening & Pot Luck Dinner

Thank you Renu Mansukhani and team for planning another wonderful family evening for Nottingham!  The food was wonderful and entertainment by the Latin American theater group, Teatro de la Luna, was great fun!

Martin Luther King Jr., Literary and Visual Arts Contest is Here!

The 2016 Martin Luther King Jr., Literary and Visual Arts Contest has arrived! This year’s contest focuses on one of Dr. King’s quote concerning courage, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” In other words, we need to speak up about issues that are important to us.  Use this […]

Book Fair Success

Thank you Book Fair Committee Chairs Elizabeth Ingram and Morgan Chinoy for leading another successful fundraiser and a great opportunity to foster our children’s love of reading!  Also, thank you parent volunteers who worked shifts at this event and for wish list purchases to classroom libraries!  It was fun seeing the kids so happily selecting new books for their […]