February 21, 2008
IN THIS ISSUE...
of IN FOCUS features some of country music's
biggest stars performing for a sold-out crowd at Ravenwood
High School. Grammy-nominated singer Taylor Swift
joined Marty Roe and Jimmy Olander of Diamond Rio, as well
as songwriter Dave Berg for the 2008
MUSIC 4 MUSIC
concert. Also this week, we'll take you to the Frist
Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville, where the artwork
of some Williamson County students is on display for the
2008 SUPERINTENDENT'S ART SHOW. Plus, you'll
see how some Brentwood Middle School students turned a
successful fundraiser into a happy
for patients at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, and we'll
introduce you to the 2007-2008
TEACHERS OF THE YEAR.
Some of the
other stories you'll find in this edition of IN FOCUS
include important information on
OPEN ZONED SCHOOLS.
Plus, the Spring Hill KIWANIS CLUB is giving money to
some local teachers. Find out which schools will reap
the benefits. And KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION
will begin soon. We have an updated list of dates and
times to register for each school.
also want to check out our FUNDRAISER and
MUSIC/THEATRE sections for some new events happening
around our schools, including details on how you can attend
an upcoming concert by the country music group Lonestar.
And be sure to take a glance inside our
You never know who might be featured.
We hope you
enjoy what this issue has to offer and please encourage
people to SIGN UP for IN FOCUS so they
can learn about all the great things happening within
Williamson County Schools. As always, feel free to
EMAIL US with any comments or suggestions. The
next IN FOCUS will be out March 6.
Wednesday, March 12,
End of Third Quarter Grading Period
17-21, No School due to Spring Break
Wednesday, March 26,
No School for Students due to Professional
March 31-April 23,
TCAP Testing Window
Saturday, April 12,
ACT Testing for all 11th Grade Students
19-22, Semester Exams
22, Last Day for Students
dates, check with each individual school