School of Grammar Gazette

Issue #30: May 16-20

Faculty Meeting on Tuesday - CANCELLED

The faculty meeting on Tuesday, May 17 will be cancelled because I will be at a conference until noon on Tuesday. We will meet Tuesday, May 23 instead. I will send an updated meeting schedule.

AIMS and DRAs Reminders

If you have not started to give your DRAs, you can start at any time.


The window for AIMS testing will be Monday, May 9 through Monday, May 23. The AIMS recording sheets have been delivered to your mailboxes.


Heather is also available to help with AIMS testing, so feel free to reach out if you need anything!


Remember to enter the results of the assessments as well as your fall assessments and MCA data into the electronic portfolio.

Professional Development Materials

As you know, every teacher receives $500 to go toward professional development, mostly in the form of workshops. If you would like, up to $100 can be spent on professional development resources (books, videos, materials, etc.). If you would like to purchase any materials to further your professional development, please fill out the "Request for Professional Development" form, which can be found on the faculty page of the Nova website or here.

Upcoming Events!

Friday, May 20: Spring Musical @ 7pm

Saturday, May 21: Spring Musical @ 7pm

Sunday, May 22: Spring Musical @ 2pm

Monday, May 23: Board Meeting @ 630pm

Friday, May 27: Virtue Assembly @ 3pm

Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday to Ms. Taylor on Friday, May 20!

High Fives!

From Brooke: Another big high five to Ms. Urbrock, Ms. Anderson, and Ms. Williams for a terrific concert last week! What a great evening of music at Nova!


From Brooke: High Fives to everyone who volunteered their time to help out at the carnival, participate in the Nova Classic, or attend the carnival! It was a great turn out and the school was bursting with energy from lots of excited kids and families!

16 MORE DAYS OF SCHOOL!

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