Yancey Staff News

Week of February 8, 2016 - B Week

Do happy kids learn more?

Shout Outs

D'Ann- for spearheading and designing the living wax museum activity…our students really felt proud of their work!

Cheryl, Tim and Trish - for deepening our understanding of kids who are oppositional.

The staff as we celebrate the 100th Day of School this week!!!!! (Tuesday if the weather permits)

Amanda - Not sure what we'll do without you!


IT'S a B Week

Next Prize Raffle will be 2/26.

Monday Market will move to 1:15 on 2/8.

Craig out Monday morning until 10:30

Tuesday, March 1st is a Green Work Day - No School for Students

Report Card Timeline (Changes Noted Below):

January 15 - End of Quarter

January 19 - Teacher Workday

February 2 - Report Cards Complete

February 4 - Changes back to you

February 9 - Report Cards Open

Newsletter Updates:

If you have announcements, pictures, or shout outs, please send to Craig.

If you have events for the calendar, please send to Jennifer Wilkes or Cathy Martin.

Upcoming Events

Monday Market Expo

Monday, Feb. 8th, 1:15pm


Normal Lunch and Recess Schedule!

Library - Operations
Room 1 - Theater/Music/Arts
Room 6 - Yard Games
Room 7 - Crafts
Room 8 - Nature
Room 12 - Cooking
Room 13 - Wood Working

Early Release

Thursday, Feb. 11th, 1pm


Tish will be coming for mindfulness

VDOE School Improvement Meeting

Monday, Feb. 15th, 2:30pm


The Group will continue work on building tasks into the plan.

Faculty Meeting

Thursday, Feb. 18th, 2:30pm


Mid Year Review

Calendar for 15-16

About Us

Benjamin F. Yancey Elementary School

7625 Porters Road

Esmont, VA 22937

(434) 974-8060