Admiral Weekly News

January 18- 22, 2016

Admiral Parent Edition

GREAT NEWS!!!! Breakfast In The Classroom Initiative and Documentary

Francis C. Hammond Middle School has been awarded a grant through the Walmart Foundation to implement the Breakfast In The Classroom Initiative. This ongoing initiative will begin in April and will allow us to serve breakfast to all students at no charge. More information about the Breakfast In The Classroom Initiative can be found at: http://breakfastintheclassroom.org/

The implementation of the initiative will also be filmed as a documentary. The film maker is looking for families who may be interested in participating in the documentary. If you are interested and would like to learn more information please email or call Mrs. Hall at Pierrette.Hall@acps.k12.va.us or 703-461-4100.

Administrative Team Thank You's And Kudos

  • Kudos to all SOL tested CLT's for your participation and hardwork during our VDOE Visit.
  • Thank you to the School Counseling Department for hosting a great Welcome Wednesday for prospective parents as well as the Academic Advisement/Electives Fair.
  • Thank you to all of the teachers who participated in the Academic Advisement/Elective Fair.
  • Thank you to the Science Department for you hard work and diligence in making the Science Fair a success.
  • Thank you to Ms. Maxwell, Ms. Strown, Dr. Holmes and Ms. Riser for coordinating judges and the background details for the Science Fair.

Important News You Can Use!

Weekly News - January 18-22, 2016

Monday – January 18, 2016
  • No School - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day


Tuesday – January 19, 2016
  • Homeroom - Admiral Pride Lesson
  • Benchmark Assessments - 6th Grade Math - 8:30am-10:27am
  • AVID Site Team Meeting - 3:30pm
  • FCH Admin Presentation at Polk Elementary - 7:00pm

Wednesday – January 20, 2016

  • Homeroom - Admiral Pride Organizational Chart and/or Team Activities and/or Announcements
  • Benchmark Assessments - 6th Grade Language Arts - 8:30am-10:27am
  • Science Walkthroughs with Mr. Mann - 1:30pm-3:15pm

Thursday - January 21, 2016

  • Homeroom - College and Career Readiness Lessons
  • AVID/College Pride Day
  • Benchmark Assessments -8th Grade Civics - 11:56am - 1:34pm

Friday - January 22, 2016

  • Homeroom - Admiral Pride Organizational Chart and/or Team Activities and/or Announcements
  • Admiral Pride Day
  • Admin. Team Meeting - 9:00am-11:00am
  • Benchmark Assessments - 8th Grade Math - 11:56am - 1:34pm

Upcoming Events

Yearbook Candid/Club Pictures

Wednesday, Jan. 27th, 8:30-10:30am

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National History Day

Thursday, Feb. 4th, 8:30am-3:15pm

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Alexandria, VA