VALDOSTA— Valdosta City Schools will host a few events next week that parents are invited to attend!
On Wednesday, November 20, J.L. Newbern Middle School will host their first “Dress for Success” day. The faculty and staff of NMS have invited various community partners and stakeholders to the school to welcome students as they arrive on campus. Buses begin arriving at 7:40 am and classes begin promptly at 8:30 am. We welcome up anytime during that time frame.
VMS STEM Academy students will host their 3rd water bottle rocket launch on Thursday, November 21. The students have been to Valdosta Regional Airport to work with someone on aerodynamics and other factors to consider as they designed their models. Parents and media are invited to attend the 9:00 am launch. See attached video for an idea of the fun to expect!!
Valdosta City Schools Federal Programs Department is hosting a special workshop – Parents and Partners, Testing/Assessment Information Night on Thursday, November 21 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm in the VMS STEM Academy Building. During the event, parents can learn about the different assessments given at each grade level and when those are administered. They will also get information on how to help prepare students for various assessments as well as how to interpret test results. And information on the Parent Portal will be shared. This special event is part of the VCS and National Parent Engagement Month recognized each November.