completed a full month in the new year, and I hope that you have
gotten a glimmer of the great things in store for you and yours so
far. The New Year always brings us hope and promise.
month of February we will remember our heroes and sheroes of the
past and present through a number of black history events. We hope
to have you all out to help us remember and celebrate the
contributions of our ancestors. We are beginning a new Carver-Lyon
tradition with a Father/Daughter- Mother/Son dance. We hope to see
you all at this fun, family event.
will occur at the end of March, so we have invited all students in
grades 3, 4 and 5 to participate in our Annual Saturday Writing
Camp. Breakfast and lunch are provided, and we will have a special
treat for all students who attend all three
registration begins on March 1. Our early childhood team will be
sponsoring an orientation to invite parents out with their
preschoolers to get a glimpse of what kindergarten is all about.
Again, our district has an earlier cut-off date for our preschool
program, so if you have a four-year-old or know anyone who does,
please spread the word. All prekindergarten applications
must be completed by June 1.
want to remind you that our district is going through
accreditation. As always, we invite any parents and community
partners to be actively involved in our self-assessment and
improvement process by attending our School Improvement Council
meetings on the second Tuesday of the month. Our next meeting will
be held on February 11 at 5:00pm in the Media Center. Also, as a
part of the continuous improvement process,
the district will be sending you an invitation to participate in
the online survey during the months of February and March as one
method of reaching all stakeholders.
Please be on the lookout for your survey invitation in the coming
Your cooperation and support is greatly
appreciated as we continue to make our school
LeConte R. Middleton
Dr. LeConte R. Middleton