The RUNdown

Week of October 25th

Football Game (10.22)

Before tonight's game against Handley, we will be recognizing our Fall Athletes, Band Members and Student Trainers. The ceremony will start promptly at 6:40pm.

PSAT Day (10.26)

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Reminders

Clocks:

The building clocks/time will be reset this weekend and will reflect actual time when students arrive on Monday. Please ensure that you are on-time to avoid being tardy.


Calendar:

  • Monday, November 1st (originally a half day of in-person learning) will now be a half day of remote learning with asynchronous instruction. Teachers will offer online office hours in the morning for students to check-in as needed. Students will NOT attend classes in-person on this day and should not travel to KRHS. The remainder of the day will be a teacher workday

  • Tuesday, November 2nd - No School (Election Day)


Masks:

  • As you know, masks (covering the mouth and nose) are still required of all students, staff, and visitors. We have distributed an excessive amount of disposable masks and our supply is running low. Parents - please ensure that your child has a mask and brings it to school each day. Once our mask supply runs out, students will be sent home if they cannot comply with the mandate (i.e. - they do not have one to wear and we do not have one to provide). Mesh masks are not acceptable


Food Deliveries:

  • Students - please be mindful that food deliveries (from outside vendors) are prohibited during the school day

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 25th

  • Freshman Football at Battlefield - 5:30pm

  • Varsity Field Hockey Northwestern District Tournament at Meridian - 6:30pm

  • Varsity Volleyball vs. Fauquier Northwestern District Tournament - 6pm (location TBD)

Tuesday, October 26th

  • Varsity Field Hockey Northwestern District Tournament - TBD

Wednesday, October 27th

  • Competition Cheer at Park View (Region 4C Championships) - 6:30pm

  • Northwestern District Field Hockey Tournament - TBD

  • Northwestern District Volleyball Tournament - TBD

  • NHS Induction - 7pm (auditorium - enter via main entrance)

Thursday, October 28th

  • One Act Play - 7pm (auditorium - enter via main entrance)

Friday, October 29th

  • One Act Play - 7pm (auditorium - enter via main entrance)

Saturday, October 30th:

  • Trick or Treat Street - 2-4pm (student parking lot)

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Tutoring Lab

The KRHS Honor Societies opened the Tutoring Lab on October 12th. Appointments may be made ONE week prior to the scheduled tutoring date.


The following subjects will be supported:

  • Math: Algebra 1, AFDA, Geometry, & Algebra 2
  • History: World 1 History & World History 2
  • Science: Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, & Physics
  • English: Writing Center
  • Foreign Language: Spanish, French, German, Latin, & Arabic


Any student interested in signing up can access the form during the weekdays (M - F) using the link provided below. Sign-up will open Tuesday, October 12th this week (due to the Teacher Workday on Monday).


https://forms.gle/csLJYvAXBhMMzipX8

COVID-19 Quarantine Information

When a student is quarantined and/or becomes ill from COVID-19, Ms. Brown (our nurse) will contact the parent/guardian (via phone or email) and provide/confirm the length of quarantine/isolation time required. The teachers of each student will also be notified. School Counselors will then contact the parent (via email) to confirm that teachers are aware of this information. The following protocol for quarantined/isolated students (due to COVID-19 only) is being followed:


Instructional Guidelines for High School Students in Quarantine/Isolation

  • High school teachers will make links available for students to join each class virtually for the first 15-40 minutes of each class to create some synchronous learning for quarantined students.

  • The primary goal for quarantine students is to see and hear directions and content that will support their independent learning.

  • Teachers will also be available during office hours at times determined by the teacher. Each teacher will communicate the time available to students.


Please note that this learning platform is only available for students who are quarantined and/or in isolation (relative to COVID-19).


Questions relative to assignments/instruction/course-related matters while students are absent should be directed to the responsible teacher.


To view specific COVID-19 case information, please visit the FCPS Dashboard.


To learn more about quarantine requirements, close contacts, and vaccination information, please review this newsletter from the division.


Please remember that masks (covering the mouth and nose) are required while inside our building. This applies to parents, guardians as well.

Cougar Counseling News

Please visit the KR School Counseling website for the latest Counseling information and for the latest college news here our College Newsletter.

National Merit Scholars

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