Category Archive: Announcements

Feb 24

Timeline for students choosing in-person learning

WEEK OF MARCH 1:

  • March 1-2: In-person learning for students in pre-K through grade 5, as well as students in grade 6 and grade 9 who chose the in-person option. Virtual learning for all other students.
  • March 3: Wellness Wednesday for all students (abbreviated virtual learning and/or independent study).
  • March 4-5: Virtual learning for all students, with some exceptions for small groups that have been engaging in limited in-person learning.

 

SEMANA DEL 1 DE MARZO

  • Marzo 1-2: aprendizaje en persona para estudiantes de pre-kínder al quinto grado, así como para
    estudiantes de grados 6 y 9 que eligieron la opción en persona. Aprendizaje virtual para todos los
    demás estudiantes.
  • Marzo 3: miércoles de bienestar para todos los alumnos (aprendizaje virtual abreviado y / o estudio
    independiente).
  • Marzo 4-5: aprendizaje virtual para todos los estudiantes (algunas excepciones para grupos
    pequeños que han estado participando en un aprendizaje presencial limitado).

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Feb 19

HOLLADAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Virtual Book Fair

HOLLADAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Book Fair

7300 GALAXIE RD ,  RICHMOND ,  VA   23228

Mar. 1 – Mar. 14

Our Book Fair is online! Support our school and help your child discover new books, favorite characters, complete series, and more! You’ll love the fun new option to shop for Book Fair exclusives directly from the interactive booklist and enjoy free shipping on book-only purchases over $25.

It’s a new school year… let’s instill a new-found love of reading!

Shop During Mar. 1 – Mar. 14

Support our school by shopping The Scholastic Store Online for an expanded selection of exclusives, new releases, value packs, and more. All orders ship home and book-only orders over $25 ship free. Every purchase benefits our school and helps develop a love of reading.

NEW VIRTUAL FAIR!
  • Experience the joy of book cases, characters, and much more
  • View exclusive book trailers and curated reading lists
  • Shop over 200 hot, new books and premium titles

Book Fair
Contact

DEBBIE TEAGUE

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Nov 19

What’s the status of Henrico County Public Schools’ 3 ‘redistricting priority areas’?

Henrico, Va., Nov. 19, 2020 — Input and information sessions on three HCPS school attendance boundary “priority areas” have concluded, with one proposal put on hold and the School Board seeking further input on the other two. An update on the proposals, commonly referred to as “redistricting”:

  • At the Nov. 12 School Board meeting, members decided to postpone the proposal related to the way students are assigned to Quioccasin Middle School. It will be revisited for further public discussion in fall 2021.
  • The Board is still seeking public input on two other proposals:
    • Provide written comments anytime by using the General Feedback Form on the HCPS redistricting webpage: https://henricoschools.us/redistricting/
    • Submit written public comments specifically for the Dec. 10 School Board meeting by going to the School Board’s page: https://henricoschools.us/school-board/ (Please note that the public comments form is different than the “General Feedback Form” on the redistricting page, but all comments are carefully reviewed and considered.)
    • The Board will hold a Jan. 14 public hearing on the redistricting proposals for the two priority areas. Depending on the status of the pandemic, the public hearing may be virtual.
    • Jan. 29 (tentative): Possible School Board vote on redistricting changes.
  • The three information and input sessions have concluded, but you can view videos of the sessions at https://henricoschools.us/redistricting/.

The two ongoing proposals for implementation in fall 2021 are:

Effectively using additional capacity at Holladay Elementary School

This proposal would move some preschool students at other schools to Holladay Elementary School, which will double its capacity when a current construction project is completed. The moves would free up instructional space at Crestview, Dumbarton, Johnson, Lakeside, Longan and Echo Lake elementary schools.

Addressing overcapacity at Colonial Trail and Rivers Edge elementary schools

This proposal would address overcapacity at Colonial Trail and Rivers Edge by moving some students to other schools. Besides Colonial Trail and Rivers Edge, other schools that may be affected are Kaechele, Longan, Springfield Park, Twin Hickory and Echo Lake elementary schools.

A third proposal, for elementary feeder patterns into Quioccasin Middle School has been postponed and will be revisited in fall 2021. This proposal would realign the feeder patterns for Quioccasin Middle School, reducing from three to two the number of high schools that Quioccasin students attend. It would also reduce the number of middle schools that feed J.R. Tucker High School from five to four. Under the proposal, students at MaybeuryElementary School would attend Quioccasin Middle School instead of Tuckahoe Middle School. Students at Skipwith Elementary School, and Jackson Davis Elementary School students who live north of Three Chopt Road would attend Tuckahoe Middle School instead of Quioccasin. Colonial Trail Elementary School students who live in the Trails at Short Pump and the Crossings at Short Pump would attend Pocahontas Middle School and Mills Godwin High School instead of Quioccasin Middle School and J.R. Tucker High School.

See links to interactive maps of the proposals at https://henricoschools.us/redistricting/.

A 2019-20 comprehensive countywide redistricting process had been scheduled to be phased in beginning this year. The School Board announced in April that it would delay that process to allow the community to focus on the public health crisis. In September, the Board announced that it would discontinue the comprehensive process and focus instead on solutions for the three specific areas of concern described above.

Permanent link to this article: https://holladay.henricoschools.us/2020/11/19/whats-the-status-of-henrico-county-public-schools-3-redistricting-priority-areas/