September 30, 2010
IN THIS ISSUE...
finally here and the first quarter grading period will be coming
to an end soon. Students have plenty to be excited about
these days. In addition to all the homecoming events
and festivals, Fall Break is just a few weeks away.
Students will have Monday, October 18 and Tuesday, October
19 off, giving both them and their teachers a well-deserved
of IN FOCUS features a total of three videos.
In the first one, we'll show you how students at Scales
Elementary School are helping out underprivileged students
in Nashville through an event called the
MUSTANG CLOSET. Our second video comes to
us from Crockett Elementary School where Tennessee Governor
Phil Bredesen made a recent visit to celebrate
IMAGINATION LIBRARY Week. And last but
not least, we'll show you performances from each Williamson
County high school marching band as they entertained
audiences at the
WCS EXHIBITION OF BANDS.
stories you'll find in this issue of IN FOCUS
include the latest on
the district-wide REZONING process,
a reminder for parents regarding new
and information for people interested in being a
part of this year's World of Possibilities
CAREER FAIR. Plus,
six Williamson County SCHOOL
BOARD members were recently sworn into office.
And there's been a change to the hours in which school
volunteers can undergo their
RUMOR MILL features
questions regarding hot topics like school uniforms, future
construction and the district's grandfather policy. Be
sure to check it out. We also
have several upcoming performances listed in the
MUSIC/THEATRE section including Ravenwood's production
of Metamorphoses. Get a glimpse of life
inside the classroom with our PHOTO GALLERY.
Inside, you'll find snapshots of students and teachers from
schools across the county.
We hope you
enjoy all this issue of IN FOCUS has
to offer. Please
encourage others to sign up for IN FOCUS
so they can keep on top of what's going on inside Williamson
County Schools. All they need to do is send us an
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IN FOCUS. The next issue will be
released October 14.
dates, check with each individual school
Tuesday, September 21,
Half day of school due to Parent Teacher Conferences
Tuesday, October 12,
End of First Quarter Grading Period
Wednesday, October 13, PSAT
October 18-19, No school due to Fall Break