John Marshall Parent Newsletter
September 2021 Newsletter
Exceeding Expectations with Excellence
Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better. When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality. Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere, however truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary. We are what we repeatedly do, therefore excellence is not an act, it's a habit. When we settle in the fact that perfection is not attainable, while chasing perfection, we can catch excellence!
I'm on the chase, catch me if you can!
Virtual Student Orientation
Welcome Back Jayem Family
We look forward to welcoming students back to the building on Wednesday, September 8th, 2021. Please be reminded that our school hours have changed to 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Students may arrive after 8:30 a.m. and first block starts at 9:00 a.m. Students must bring a mask daily.
Please click the link below for bus stop information.
Visit RPS' Reopen with Love 2.0 page for more information.
Richmond Technical Center
Students attending Richmond Technical Center for an afternoon class will start their day at John Marshall and ride the bus from JMHS to RTC to take their course. Students will return to John Marshall before dismissal to ride the bus home.
If you are interested in Richmond Virtual Academy (RVA), you may sign up for the waitlist in case a spot becomes available.
If your child is already a student in RVA and wishes to return to in person learning, please contact your child's counselor.
- Sept 11 @ Armstrong
- Sept 13 @ Huguenot 6pm
- Sept 15 @ George Wythe 5:30pm
- Sept 16 @ Thomas Jefferson 6pm
- Sept 20 George Wythe 5:30pm
- Sept 21 Meadowbrook 6pm
- Sept 22 @ Highland Springs 6pm
- Sept 27 @ Petersburg 6pm
- Sept 28 @ Huguenot 6pm
- Sept 30 @ Glen Allen 7pm
Please review the district-wide calendar. There are lots of changes, please plan accordingly.