Month: February 2017

Read Across America Day!

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – February 27, 2017

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, […]

February 20

What do you think about students having to wear school uniforms? I think most kids would hate having a school uniform.  One, they could be icky.  Two, some kids don’t like tags and most school uniforms have tags.  Three, it would get boring wearing the same thing everyday. Written by Collin in Ms. Wine’s Experts. 

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – February 22, 2017

Digital media enables us to build more stages for our kids to express themselves. – Marco Torres Dear Parents/Guardians, Parent/Teacher Conferences:  March 2nd and 3rd A friendly reminder that Nottingham’s staff looks forward to seeing you for the upcoming spring conferences. Thursday, March 2 – Conferences will begin at 1:45 p.m. and end at 4:10 […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – February 21, 2017

Dear Parents/Guardians, As I am sure many of you are aware, there was an incident in the Nottingham neighborhood that resulted in a loss of life over the weekend. We are not discussing the incident with students, but we are monitoring those who live in the immediate neighborhood who are aware of what happened to […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – February 17, 2017

Dear Parents/Guardians, I am happy to report, via notification by Washington Gas personnel as well as APS Plumbing Supervisor, Mr. McLoughlin, that the necessary work on the gas leak has been completed.   There will be no impact on dismissal. Farm to School Maple Avenue Market of Vienna, Virginia brought “Farm to School” to the Nottingham […]

Knights Caught Being Kind Feb 6th -17th

Students at Nottingham Elementary were “caught being kind.” Students and staff filled out circles when they saw someone doing something kind from Feb. 6 through Feb. 17. If you are at Nottingham, stop by the library. You can see all the circles on the windows and wall.   There has been a lot of kindness shown […]

Mes de febrero

In keeping with the “Can do statements” from World Languages, during the first half of February, our third Grade Knights will review previously learned vocabulary associated with immediate and extended family members.  They will describe themselves or other family members in a written paragraph, with particular attention to the placement of adjectives.  During the second […]

Mes de febrero

In keeping with the “Can do statements” from World Languages, during the first half of February, our Knights in Kindergarten will be exposed to vocabulary relating to the family. In first grade, our Knights will review previously learned vocabulary and expand on it by identifying words of extended family members. They will also work on […]