Knights of Note

National Geographic GeoBee Winners

Kudos and thanks to Nottingham Social Studies Lead Teacher, Mrs. Meden who enthusiastically planned and  facilitated Nottingham’s 2017 GeoBee held earlier this week!   The Bee, an annual competition organized by the National Geographic Society, was designed to inspire and reward fourth through eighth grade students’ curiosity about the world. Each year, thousands of schools across […]

Thank you, Ms. Pelosky for all that you do!

Help us Celebrate Principal Appreciation Week “Help us celebrate by thanking a principal on social media! Tweet your thanks using the hashtag #ThankAPSPrincipals during Principal Appreciation Week.”

“Celebrate Kindness: No Name-Calling Week” January 17 -19, 2017

 From Fiction to Reality No Name-Calling Week was inspired by the popular young adult novel entitled The Misfits by author James Howe. The book tells the story of four best friends trying to survive the seventh grade in the face of all too frequent taunts based on their weight, height, intelligence, and etc. The friends create a […]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Literary & Visual Arts Contest Winners

Congratulations to Nottingham’s Winners! Twenty-four entries were chosen out of more than 1,000 submissions in this year’s contest. Topic Dr. King was a brilliant and brave leader. His truth, dedication and commitment resonated with people across our nation and throughout the world. Today, his fearless dedication to equality and peaceful progress continue to inspire and […]

Winter Concert

Nottingham’s 5th Grade Band and Strings Ensembles performed on Wednesday, December 14 with the 4th and 5th Grade Chorus. The Band and Strings demonstrated several marches as well as a song from the Medieval period. The audience was entertained by the Chorus’ waltz about Coffee and danced to the hit song “Holiday Road” from National Lampoon’s Christmas Adventure. […]

UnSelfie – Continuing the Discussion

Unselfie by Michele Borba Come Discuss the Empathy Advantage 9 Empathy Habits January 18 – 7:00-8:00 p.m. – In the Nottingham Library TestImonials: Read this book. It will change your kids’ lives! A game-changing guide showing why nurturing empathy in our children isn’t optional-it’s essential. Unselfie Parent Guide We will continue to post resources on this topic […]

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 […]

Girls on the Run

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