This Week @ Jones
Celebrations, Updates, Priorities and Tidbits
MLK Breakfast and Service Learning
Magnet Schools Forum Night and Open House
Asheville City Schools will host Magnet School Information Nights on Tuesday, January 12, from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at the ACS Central Office Board Room, 85 Mountain Street and on Tuesday, January 19 from 5:45-6:30 PM at the Asheville Preschool, 441 Haywood Road. The event will include the magnet school enrollment process, highlights of unique program and curriculum areas, a video tour featuring each school and interactive visits to information/resource stations.
Asheville City Schools will also host an open house at each of the five magnet elementary schools as well as at the Preschool on Monday, January 25,Tuesday, January 26 and Wednesday, January 27 from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PMeach day. Parents whose children will enter kindergarten in July or August, newcomers to the community and others interested in learning about their neighborhood school(s) are encouraged and welcome to visit. No appointment is necessary.
The magnet school application period runs from February 1 until March 14, 2016 for enrolling kindergarten students, for new families who are interested in attending an ACS magnet elementary school or for parents who would like to request a transfer within the five schools. Letters of assignment will go out in late spring.
ACS Primer/Session on calendars, scheduling and student engagement
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
85 Mountain Street
Light refreshments will be served