Coming up on June 15, ACPS will host a Volunteer & Partner Appreciation Breakfast at The Center at 491 Hillsdale Drive from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. We will honor those who have given freely of their time to volunteer in response to the needs of our schools, as well as the community partners who have provided so much support.
Invitations were mailed on May 16, but we want to make sure we didn’t miss anyone. If you know of volunteers who should be invited, please send names to Gloria Rockhold, Community Engagement Manager, as soon as possible. Thank you!
Thursday, June 13, 2019 | 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Saunders Hall, UVA Darden School of Business
In an effort to increase interest and education in construction and the building trades among young women, UVA Facilities Management will host its 4th annual Girls Day on Thursday, June 13, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Charlottesville area community members are invited to register girls between the ages of 10-16 to participate. View the event flyer »
Through the Virginia Household Water Quality Program, Virginia Cooperative Extension holds drinking water clinics across the state to provide people with private water systems access to affordable and confidential water testing, including help interpreting their water test results and information about possible treatment options.
The 2019 Drinking Water Clinic for Albemarle County kicks off on May 20. Register to participate »
Saturday, June 1, 2019 | 9 to 2 p.m. | Jouett Middle School
The Office of Community Engagement takes great pleasure in inviting you to the 2019 Equity Conference. The conference will be on June 1 at Jouett Middle School from 9 to 2 p.m. This is our most exciting event of the year, as we honor and highlight the work of educators in our division who investigate what it means to embrace diverse student experiences, tailor instruction to reflect cultural landscapes, incorporate families and communities, and evolve as a culturally responsive educational community.
The ACPS County Student Advisory Council has launched their annual We Notice program! This is an opportunity for students, parents, employees, and community members to recognize a teacher or staff member whose work should be celebrated. Recognition can be given to any staff member who works in our schools, such as teachers, office staff, building service team members, teaching assistants, cafeteria workers, school nurses, and bus drivers. Nominate a colleague today!
UPDATE: The nomination deadline has been extended to Wednesday, April 10. A reception will be held on Thursday, April 25.
Friendly reminder: Superintendent Matthew Haas will host a “Budget Q&A” for employees this afternoon, March 7, from 4:15 to 5:15. You can join this live broadcast from any device with an internet connection. Following a brief presentation on the 2019-20 funding request, Dr. Haas will respond to your real-time questions. Click here to join the meeting.
Thursday, March 7, 2019 | 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Performing Arts Center
Tomorrow evening, March 7, Kim John Payne, M.Ed., presents Social Inclusion & the New Rites of Passage, a talk on the timely and challenging topics of social inclusion and bullying, at Charlottesville High School’s Martin Luther King Jr. Performing Arts Center. Continue reading
Saturday, March 16, 2019 | 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. | PVCC Main Building
PREP Parent Resource Center’s annual Life After High School Transition & Resource Fair will be held on Saturday, March 16, at Piedmont Virginia Community College for middle and high school students with disabilities, their families, and educators! Everyone is welcome to attend this FREE event! Continue reading
We are excited to hear from teachers and students during our upcoming technology conversations! The ACPS technology department is seeking feedback and ideas from students and educators about technology and learning. We also are seeking input regarding the new educational technology plan we will be writing next year. Continue reading