Month: June 2017

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – June 9, 2017

Dear Parents/Guardians, 2017-2018 Staffing Update As shared at this week’s PTA meeting, the end of the academic year is always a fun, frenetic time, with lots of wonderful activities to celebrate the academic and socioemotional growth of our Knights.  Mr. Koutsouftikis and I bid a fond farewell to the following Nottingham colleagues and extend our […]

APS Go! @ Nottingham

APS Go! is a division-wide Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Plan to increase student safety and reduce congestion around our schools by encouraging parents, students and staff to reduce the number of single occupant or single family vehicle trips to and from school. APS Go! encourages sustainable transportation of all kinds: walking, biking, car/vanpooling, school busses […]

June 5

Our school year is almost finished. As you think back to your school year since you began your grade, back in September, what is something you accomplished this year that you are proud of? What is something at the start of the year that was hard, but that is easy now? How do you do […]

Principal’s Notes from Nottingham – June 6, 2017

Dear Parents/Guardians of Fourth Graders, I hope this letter find you all enjoying the last few days of the school year and the beginning of long, hot summer days. We are close to the end of the academic year and want to ensure that all of our fourth graders continue to find Nottingham a safe, […]

May 30

Monday is Memorial Day. Once known as “Decoration Day,” this holiday commemorates the men and women who have died serving in the U.S. military. Using any form of poetry, with a poem honoring the brave men and women of the United States military. The flag hangs down while the stars sing loud. The people served […]

Fifth Graders Code

On Friday, June 2, 2017, fifth grade students from Nottingham Elementary got the opportunity to code and program their own robots. Nottingham Knights visited Qualcomm Lab. The Laboratory sponsors STEAM learning and is possible because of the partnership between Virginia Tech and Qualcomm Corp.  

Order School Supplies for 2017-2018 – Deadline 6/23/17

Summer break is just around the bend, which means that it’s time to order your Knight’s school supplies for the 2017-2018 school year! The sale is currently online and continues through the last day of school, Friday, June 23, 2017. To order: Go to www.shopttkits.com Enter Nottingham’s account number: 38171 Select the kit for your […]

Edition 8: May 2017

Featuring a variety of selections from our soon to graduate 5th graders! Enjoy!

May 22

Ninety years ago, on May 20, 1927, pilot Charles Lindbergh took off in the airplane call the Spirit of St. Louis and became the first person to fly over the Atlantic Ocean alone. In order to achieve this historic flight, Lindbergh had to be brave. What is the bravest thing you have ever done? What […]