Principal's Message June 13 - 17
Dear Peabody and Watkins community,
What a week! We had a major disruption at Watkins on Wednesday, but the learning and fun continued throughout the week at both campuses.
We are especially excited about today's Field Day at Peabody and Tuesday's Field Day at Watkins. Our students are almost done with their End of Year assessments and we are transitioning to celebrations and fun. Please check out our instagram (see below) for an increased amount of content and joy.
- June 10 - Scholar Athlete Awards Banquet
- June 14- Watkins field day
- June 15 - Peabody Staff Meeting
- June 15- step up days at Watkins 1st - 4th graders (student-only event)
- June 17- Watkins 5th grade Promotion at Stuart Hobson
- June 17- Peabody Dance: Glitz and Glow Sticks
- June 20- No school, Juneteenth Observed
- June 21- DC Election Day- Watkins gym used as voting center (more info below).
- June 21 - Kindergarten promotion
- June 24 - Last day of school for students
Asymptomatic Student Testing Schedule!
Every Friday: Asymptomatic COVID testing for students.
9:15 for Watkins
9:15 for Peabody (Kindergarten only - PK students all test at home weekly)
REMINDER: RE-ENROLL TODAY!
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL IS JUNE 24TH
Learning and community experiences will continue for all students until the last day of school, June 24. All students are expected to attend school until June 24.
Voting center at WATKINS- JUNE 21
School wide Impact
- Arrival: Students will enter the building through their normal door. However, location upon entry will change.
- 1st and 2nd grade: will line up in the hallway next to their classrooms
- 3rd- 5th grade: will line up in the cafe.
- Meals: Breakfast and lunch (for grades currently eating in the cafe) will remain in the cafe.
- Aftercare/ after school activities: no impact
LAST DAY OF DPR AFTERCARE IS JUNE 10
5th Grade Year-End Events in June
Our team has been busy planning the end of year fun for our 5th graders. Caregivers, please take note of these exciting events in June!
- 15th - Promotion Practice at Stuart Hobson
- 16th - Spring Dance on the Spirit of Washington
- 17th - Promotion at Stuart Hobson
- 24th - Last day of school for all students.