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Archives for April 2013

8th Grade Visits Philadelphia

The 8th grade class is pictured outside of the Franklin Institute during a recent field trip to Philadelphia, PA. … [Read more...]

Students Volunteer During Park Day

Instead of spending the last Saturday of Easter break relaxing, 18 seventh and eighth grade students at All Saints went to work cleaning the grounds of Bristoe Station Battlefield Park in Bristow, VA. Sponsored by the Civil War Trust, National Park Day is an annual event that invites volunteers from around the country to help maintain and preserve Civil War battlefield sites. The students were accompanied to this year's April 6th event by middle school social studies teacher Mrs. Slovenkay and middle school literature teacher Mrs. Lewis. A community service activity spearheaded by Mrs. Slovenkay, this is the 8th year that All Saints students have participated in Park Day. In previous years, students helped maintain trails, rake leaves, and clear trash at the Liberia Mansion and Signal … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – April 24, 2013

Principal’s Message Thanks to the students and parents of All Saints, our school mailed more than 5,600 letters requesting financial support for the 8th Annual Race for Education.  Prize Cards will be distributed next week to students who met the criteria and may be redeemed according to the following schedule: Thursday, May 9th                      Designated Dress-Down Day Tuesday, May 14th                      Designated Dress-Down Day Wednesday, May 22nd                 Designated Dress-Down Day Monday, June 3rd                       Designated Dress-Down Day Thursday, June 6th                      Designated Dress-Down Day Students may redeem pretzel and ice cream cards during the month of May on regularly scheduled purchase days. The   8th Annual Race for … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – April 17, 2013

The Gift of Faith brings us Joy and Hope.   Principal’s Message Beginning on Friday, all students in grades two through seven will participate in the Terra Nova standardized testing program.  As the days of testing quickly draw near, now is the time for us to complete the final “warm-up routines”.  Teachers have provided opportunities for a review of basic skills in the classroom and have been guiding the students through practice tests to familiarize them with the format and the process of “bubbling” answers. For parents interested in providing additional practice at home, there are a number of websites that provide opportunities for review and practice of basic skills.  A simple search using the keywords “Terra Nova” and “practice tests” will yield a number of sites that … [Read more...]

National Park Cleanup Day

All Saints students volunteer during Easter break to cleanup Bristoe Station Battlefield Park as part of the Civil War Trust's National Park Day. … [Read more...]