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OCTOBER

September 15 – October 15, 2019: National Hispanic Heritage Month

National Walk and Bike to School

Breast Cancer Awareness 

Dental Hygiene,Book, Photography Appreciation

Dyslexia Awareness 

Domestic Violence Awareness

Cyber Security Awareness 

Principals Month 

Anti-Bullying Prevention Month

October 2019: Disability History and Awareness Month

October 14 – 18, 2019: National School Lunch Week

October 7 – 11, 2019: Farm to School Week

October 2019: School Bus Safety Awareness Month

October 2019: Character Education Month

October 15 – 19, 2019: Digital Citizenship Week

October 21 – 25, 2019: School Bus Safety Week

October 21 – 27, 2019: America’s Safe Schools Week

Sunday, October 13, 2019

International Skeptics Day

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

The Studer survey windows will be: Parent satisfaction and student engagement surveys windows are October 1 through October 18, 2019.

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

 

Monday, October 14, 2019

Columbus Day

Fall Break/ 12 Month Employees Report

FIRE DRILL- 2:15pm -- Need to move because there is no students

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

14 OCT 19 - 25 OCT 19 1st Sem Smart Goal Mid Semester Testing Window

14 OCT - 18 OCT 19 – National School Lunch Week

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Golf   NO Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 12 - VHSL Championships Oct. 14-15

Teacher Assistant/ Classified Staff on 200 Day Contract Scheduled  to Work this day (12 Month Employee Report Day)

The Studer survey windows will be: Parent satisfaction and student engagement surveys windows are October 1 through October 18, 2019.

23/45 Day Meeting Schedule for School Review and Improvement: (Meeting to include AHS Administration at AHS Meetings) 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means) -All Staff members are required to attend 12 sessions or the equivalent of Technology Training

Spring Coaches request for volunteer coach approval to Athletic Director Deadline (October 31)

Fall Break/ 12 Month Employees Report

October 15:        2019-2020 Fall MSC Windows Open

Choir Parent Boosters Meetings - 3rd Tuesday of Each Month!

Teacher Assistant/ Classfied Staff on 200 Day Contract Scheduled  to Work this day (12 Month Employee Report Day)

TEACH Program at Work Location -DABNEY S. LANCASTER CC  October 1 through October 25

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  Rounding will start in September and continue each month for the remainder of the school year. 

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19 

The Studer survey windows will be: Parent satisfaction and student engagement surveys windows are October 1 through October 18, 2019.

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19 

The Studer survey windows will be: Parent satisfaction and student engagement surveys windows are October 1 through October 18, 2019.

16 OCT 19 - PSAT at AHS (Primary Test Date)(Testing will affect lunch schedule)- Not at AHS

Second Nine Weeks Begins-Second Nine Weeks Begins

FIRE DRILL- 2:15pm --- Moved to 24  OCT 19 

Lesson Plan Submission for Review Due (1st sem. at least 3 per nine weeks SMAR with at least 1 Redefinition) (2nd Sem. 3 per nine weeks at least 1 Redefinition)  

World Food Day  

October 16:        2019-2020 Fall SRC Successful Submission Due

Letters sent home to parents for underclassmen awards; request presents and dish to share. Awards 04 NOV @ 11:30am

National Boss’s Day and Dictionary Day

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

October 16, 2019 Daytime SAT 30 SAT without essay/10 with essay ordered – September 12- last day to increase order - SAT without essay $49;  SAT with essay $64.50; Reduced Price- TBA

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

5:30pm Volleyball: Girls JV Game vs. James River (Buchanan)  @ James River High School

7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Game vs. James River (Buchanan)   @ James River High School

 

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19 

Fall Collection of English PBAs 17 OCT 19 & 22 NOV 19-PBA 1st Collection - AHS

The Studer survey windows will be: Parent satisfaction and student engagement surveys windows are October 1 through October 18, 2019.

Great South East Shake Out - Earthquake Drill - EARTHQUAKE DRILL -The Great Southeast Shake Out – Earthquake Drill  at 10:18 a.m. (depending on completion of testing) AHS will be participating in the statewide earthquake drill.

Music Revue dress rehearsal - Thursday, October 17, 6-9pm

Mr. Kelly will be offering a PD session this Friday in the library. Sessions will the start of each block.

October Health Youth Coalition meeting will be held on 10/17 at 11:30 AM at the Tavern in Clifton Forge

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Fall collection of English PBAs 

Educator Advisory Meeting (Mr. Spangler’s Meeting) @JRTC (Ross) @9:00am 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

5:30pm Volleyball: Girls JV Game vs. Floyd County  @ Floyd County High School

6:00pm Football: JV Game vs. Radford   @ Alleghany High School

7:00pm  Volleyball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Floyd County  @ Floyd County High School

 

Friday, October 18, 2019

Alleghany High School Dress UP Day for Game   - 18 OCT 19 - Flannel Day (School Appropriate)

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

October 18-25- Meet with Seniors about Post Secondary Plans and chart on Google Sheet (Will be ready when the time arrives)

Weekly Update/ Grades due in ECHO (Number Pending assignments/Problems/Projects)

Weekly Update/ Lesson Plans in ECHO two weeks in advance is the goal - 

Weekly Update and approval of Website Material to be uploaded or removed

Weekly Reminder to visit the Newtech Network  Website for resources, ideas, and information of various events.   https://newtechnetwork.org/ 

The Studer survey windows will be: Parent satisfaction and student engagement surveys windows are October 1 through October 18, 2019.

Varsity Football @ Radford

RISE Ticket Raffle (1 to 6 prizes)

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Turning Point, Counselors,  & Administration Meeting - Every three weeks at 3:30 to 4:30 at Turning Point 

New Course Proposals and Changes Due, Budget Request Items Due by 4:00pm

Fall Music Revue - Fri-Sat (7pm), Sun (3pm), October 18-20

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

7:00pm Football: Varsity Game vs. Radford   @ Radford High School

 

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

19 OCT 19     - PSAT Testing Saturday Date -- NOT at AHS 

Sweetest Day

Fall Music Revue - Fri-Sat (7pm), Sun (3pm), October 18-20

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Competition Cheer***** 20 day Minimum Practice Requirements (MPR) per individual; Contest Limits = 5 - Regional Start Date 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/

9:00am Cross Country: Boys Varsity Meet vs. TBA   @ Pole Green Park Milestat Invitational

 

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

20 OCT  – 26 OCT 19-  – National Character Counts Week 

Fall Music Revue - Fri-Sat (7pm), Sun (3pm), October 18-20

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

 

Monday, October 21, 2019

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

October 18-25- Meet with Seniors about Post Secondary Plans and chart on Google Sheet (Will be ready when the time arrives)

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Administrator and Head Custodian) 8:25 am to 8:45

21 OCT 19 to 01 NOV 19 - EOC Term Graduate First Attempt Window (Online)

21 OCT 19 to 08 NOV 19 - EOC Underclassmen Testing Window (Online)

21 OCT  – 25 OCT 19 – National School Bus Safety Week

Senior  Picture Makeups - October 21, 2019

Regular  School Board Meeting at Callaghan Elementary School

21 OCT 19 - SOL Fall Writing Assessment (English 10) - Multiple Choice Section  

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

14 OCT 19 - 25 OCT 19 1st Sem Smart Goal Mid Semester Testing Window

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Report Cards Issued

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means) -All Staff members are required to attend 12 sessions or the equivalent of Technology Training

Conference by Zoom  Professional Development/ Extravaganza Planning Meeting at 2pm (Ross, Staunton, Conner, Brown, Almarode, Tucker, Young, Howell)

October 18-25- Meet with Seniors about Post Secondary Plans and chart on Google Sheet (Will be ready when the time arrives)

TEACH Program at Work Location -DABNEY S. LANCASTER CC  October 1 through October 25

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school. 

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19 

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

5:30pm Volleyball: Girls JV Game vs. Radford   @ Alleghany High School

7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Radford   @ Alleghany High School

 

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

October 23, 2019 - DSLCC will have two lockdown Drills (Time not to be told)-State police will be onsite to help with clearing each building . 

October 18-25- Meet with Seniors about Post Secondary Plans and chart on Google Sheet (Will be ready when the time arrives)

TEACH Program at Work Location -DABNEY S. LANCASTER CC  -October 1 through October 25

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19 

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

23 OCT 19 - SOL Fall Writing Assessment (English 11) Short Paper Section 

TV Talk Show Host Day

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

6:00pm Football: JV Game vs. Parry McCluer   @ Alleghany High School 

Thursday, October 24, 2019

United Nations Day

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

October 18-25- Meet with Seniors about Post Secondary Plans and chart on Google Sheet (Will be ready when the time arrives)

Team Leaders Meeting In room 104 at 7:35am (Third Thursday following an administrative /instructional staff meeting) ALL STAFF MEMBERS WELCOME to ATTEND TEAM LEADER MEETING

SBIT CHAIR and SPED Admin Evaluator to meet with Me (Ross) on All things SPED @ 10:30am

Fire drill - October 24, 2019, at 2:15pm!

TEACH Program at Work Location -DABNEY S. LANCASTER CC  -October 1 through October 25

Counselor Meeting with Ross & Hobbs in Ross’ Office at 2:15pm to 4:20pm

24 OCT 19 SOL Fall Writing Assessment (English 11) Makeup day Multiple Choice or  Short Paper

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19 

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

5:30pm Volleyball: Girls JV Game vs. Giles  @ Giles High School

7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Giles  @ Giles High School

Friday, October 25, 2019

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

Covington High School's Home Coming NIght 

Nurses’ Meetings - 9:00 AM AHS Clinic Conference Room

October 18-25- Meet with Seniors about Post Secondary Plans and chart on Google Sheet (Will be ready when the time arrives)

Poetry Out Loud - Classroom Rounds 01 OCT 19 to 25 OCT 19

25 OCT 19 SOL Fall Writing Assessment (English 11) Makeup day Multiple Choice or Short Paper 

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

Alleghany High School Dress UP Day for Game  Senior Night 25 OCT 19 - White out Day (School Appropriate)

Weekly Update/ Grades due in ECHO (Number Pending assignments/Problems/Projects)

Weekly Update/ Lesson Plans in ECHO two weeks in advance is the goal - 

Weekly Update and approval of Website Material to be uploaded or removed

Weekly Reminder to visit the Newtech Network  Website for resources, ideas, and information of various events.   https://newtechnetwork.org/ 

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

DSLCC Annual fall meeting of principals and superintendents on Thursday, October 31 at Noon in the President’s Conference Room (Backels Hall) on the DSLCC Campus in Clifton Forge.RSVP to Phyllis Bartley at pbartley@dslcc.edu by Friday, October 25.

Varsity Football vs Giles - Senior Night 

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

TEACH Program at Work Location -DABNEY S. LANCASTER CC  -October 1 through October 25

Lesson Plan feedback  (1st sem. at least 3 per nine weeks SMAR with at least 1 Redefinition) (2nd Sem. 3 per nine weeks at least 1 Redefinition)  

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

7:00pm  Football: Varsity Game vs. Giles   @ Alleghany High School Senior Night

Saturday, October 26, 2019

America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019.

26 OCT 19 - ACT Test at Alleghany High School - ACT TEST DATE 

Covington High School's Homecoming NIght 

College Open House - University of Mary Washington 9/21, 10/26, 11/16, 2/17, 4/10

College Open House - Virginia Commonwealth University  10/5, 10/26

College Open House - Virginia Tech 10/26, 10/27, 11/16, 11/17

Coffee with the Superintendent at the Mountain View Restaurant - 820 East Madison Street, Covington VA

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/

 

 
Sunday, October 27, 2019 America's Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019. Navy Day in the United States Mother –in-Law Day  College Open House - Virginia Tech 10/26, 10/27, 11/16, 11/17 Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/ Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

Monday, October 28, 2019

Number of examiner manuals needed for fall non-writing due to DDOT.

Fall non-writing paper/pencil order due to DDOT

National Chocolate Day 2019 in United States - National Chocolate Day in United States of America

Plush Animal Lover’s Day

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Administrator and Head Custodian) 8:25 am to 8:45

21 OCT 19 to 01 NOV 19 - EOC Term Graduate First Attempt Window (Online)

21 OCT 19 to 08 NOV 19 - EOC Underclassmen Testing Window (Online)

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

October 28-Nov 1- Counselors Meet with Juniors about Dating Dos and Don’ts and Teen Dating Violence (Attachment #4)

Guiding Star – Recommendations due to Senior Tucker

Pride of the MOUNTIES- Recommendations Due to Senior Tucker

Monthly Math meeting - 7:45am 

Alleghany High School’s Parent Advisory Meeting 5pm in the Library

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

Meeting with Class officers  and Student Senate Combined!

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

9:00am Cross Country: Boys Varsity Region Competition TBA @ TBA

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The ASVAB Interpretation has been moved from November 1 to October 29. The presenter will being doing 4 to 5 smaller groups in the cafeteria starting at 9 

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means) -All Staff members are required to attend 12 sessions or the equivalent of Technology Training

Club Meeting Day (Last 30 minutes of each block)

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

October 28-Nov 1- Counselors Meet with Juniors about Dating Dos and Don’ts and Teen Dating Violence (Attachment #4)

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

NO Faculty Meeting -  Meeting will be held on PD day November 1, 2019 at Staff Request to lesson after school meeting days- NO MEET THIS DAY! - Make sure you Keep up with your EMAIL & other Electronic Notifications 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

5:30pm  Volleyball: Girls JV Game vs. Carroll County  @ Alleghany High School

7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Carroll County  @ Alleghany High School

 

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

October 28-Nov 1- Counselors Meet with Juniors about Dating Dos and Don’ts and Teen Dating Violence (Attachment #4)

Speech Therapist Team -10:00-12:00 (MVES  conference room)

30 OCT 18 - PSAT alternate date at AHS (Testing will affect lunch schedule; if necessary)- 30 OCT 19 – PSAT October 30, 2019 PSAT – pre ordered 75 tests - SAT without essay $49;  SAT with essay $64.50; Reduced Price- TBA

30 OCT 19 - VAAPs Need to be ready for Prescoring (Prescoring - VAAPS)

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

First Year Seminars - AIM~P (1st year Alleghany  Induction and Mentoring Program 2019-2020 @4pm

Second Year Seminars - AIM~P (2nd Year Alleghany  Induction and Mentoring Program 2019-2020@4pm

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

6:00pm Football: JV Game vs. Carroll County  @ Alleghany High School

 

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Halloween

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

October 28-Nov 1- Counselors Meet with Juniors about Dating Dos and Don’ts and Teen Dating Violence (Attachment #4)

23 OCT - 31 OCT  19 - INTRODUCING...THE 2019 RED RIBBON THEME: SEND A MESSAGE. STAY DRUG FREE.™

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school. 

October 31:        2019-2020 Fall SRC Final Electronic Signatures Due

DSLCC Annual fall meeting of principals and superintendents on Thursday, October 31 at Noon in the President’s Conference Room (Backels Hall) on the DSLCC Campus in Clifton Forge.RSVP to Phyllis Bartley at pbartley@dslcc.edu by Friday, October 25.

lleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Open Mic night on Wednesday, October 30th at 6:30pm in the AHS Library

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

5:30pm  Volleyball: Girls JV Game vs. Glenvar  @ Alleghany High School

7:00pm Volleyball: Girls Varsity Game vs. Glenvar  @ Alleghany High School

NOVEMBER 

National Native American Heritage

American Diabetes

Lung Cancer Awareness

Epilepsy Awareness

Adoption 

Alzheimer’s Disease 

Home Care 

Hospice Month

National Non-Fiction November

 

Friday, November 1, 2019

School Resource Office Monthly Report Due

01 NOV 19 - EXPO DAY for Students and Staff! - Early release

Powder Puff Football GAME (EXPO Session # 3) 

National Non-Fiction November

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, October 21, 2019, and Friday, November 1, 2019

October 28-Nov 1- Counselors Meet with Juniors about Dating Dos and Don’ts and Teen Dating Violence (Attachment #4)

Alleghany High School Dress UP Day for Game - 01 NOV 19 - Competition Colors Day - Juniors and Seniors - RED; Sophomores and Freshmen - Blue (School Appropriate)

Early Release - Professional Development for Teachers

Weekly Update/ Grades due in ECHO (Number Pending assignments/Problems/Projects)

Weekly Update/ Lesson Plans in ECHO two weeks in advance is the goal - 

Weekly Update and approval of Website Material to be uploaded or removed

Weekly Reminder to visit the Newtech Network  Website for resources, ideas, and information of various events.   https://newtechnetwork.org/ 

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Varsity Football  @ Carroll County 

Critical Friends Groups (C² (C Square Groups))

01 NOV  to 15 NOV 19 - RISE raffle Tickets, Students turn in to Mrs. Hampton for drawing

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

7:00pm  Football: Varsity Game vs. Carroll County   @ Carroll County High School

Saturday, November 2, 2019

02 NOV 19 - SAT Testing at Alleghany High School - SAT TEST DATE 02 NOV 19 - SAT Testing at AHS        https://www.collegeboard.org/

District Choir Auditions - Saturday, November 2, All Day @ LBHS

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Competition Cheer***** 20 day Minimum Practice Requirements (MPR) per individual; Contest Limits = 5 - Regional Deadline

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Cross Country 20 day Minimum Practice Requirements (MPR) per individual; Contest Limits = 10 - Regional Start Date Nov 2

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Volleyball (14 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 20-  or 18 +1 Tournament or 16 +2 Tournaments; 15 Max Set Per Tournament - Regional Start Date Nov 2

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - THEATRE CLASS 1 & 2  Sectional Deadline Nov 2

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/

TBD  Volleyball: Girls Varsity Region Tournament TBA vs. TBA   @ TBA

 

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Daylight savings time Ends (fall back an hour)

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

Monday, November 4, 2019

04 NOV 19 - Underclassmen Awards! - Underclassmen Awards for the  2018-2019 at 11:30am 

Underclassmen awards  luncheon for winners and parents (Request  a dish to share) 

04 NOV 19 - 1st Sem. Smart Goal Mid-Semester Reflection Due

04 NOV 19 - 22 NOV 19 - 1st Sem. Smart Goal Post Testing Window

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Administrator and Head Custodian) 8:25 am to 8:45

21 OCT 19 to 08 NOV 19 - EOC Underclassmen Testing Window (Online)

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, October 21, 2019, to Friday, November 8, 2019.

Instructional Staff Meeting Office for Special Services - Special Services Personnel Meeting @ 8:30am

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

November 4:      2019-2020 SOL Substitute Test Window Open

November 4-8-  Counselors Meet with Freshmen and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Turning Point, Counselors,  & Administration Meeting - Every three weeks at 3:30 to 4:30 at Turning Point 

AHS  Band Boosters Meetings are the First Monday of Each Month

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

Job Shadowing Tentative Dates ( 04 NOV 19 - 6 NOV 19, 11 FEB 20 - 13 FEB 20, & 1 APR 20 - 3 APR 20)

SBO - Classified Advisory Committee Meeting (CAC) @ 1pm

SBO- Teacher Advisory Committee Meeting (TAC)@4pm

SBO - Parent Advisory Committee Meeting (PAC) @ 6:30pm

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

November 4-8-  Counselors Meet with Freshmen and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means) -All Staff members are required to attend 12 sessions or the equivalent of Technology Training

AHS - business writing  - Work Keys

VAAP prescoring

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school. 

SBIT Chair Meeting on Tuesday, 3:00-5:00 @ SBO

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

Job Shadowing Tentative Dates ( 04 NOV 19 - 6 NOV 19, 11 FEB 20 - 13 FEB 20, & 1 APR 20 - 3 APR 20)

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

November 4-8-  Counselors Meet with Freshmen and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.

AHS - business writing     VAAP prescoring

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

AHS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble - All Area Band Auditions 

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Job Shadowing Tentative Dates ( 04 NOV 19 - 6 NOV 19, 11 FEB 20 - 13 FEB 20, & 1 APR 20 - 3 APR 20)

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

6:00pm  Football: JV Game vs. Glenvar   @ Alleghany High School

 

Thursday, November 7, 2019

New SPED Teaching Training - 3:30-4:30 @ SBO

November 4-8-  Counselors Meet with Freshmen and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

AHS - business writing  Makeups

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

SOAR Program @ 2:00pm in the Library- SOAR is a college access program for sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Superintendent Office Hours at AHS 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

 Friday, November 8, 2019

Counselors - Credit sheet for 11th & 12th Grades  due

November 4-8-  Counselors Meet with Freshmen and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

Career fair for 9th graders at AHS library on Friday November 8, 2019 from 8 to 3

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.

Registration Deadline for December 14, 2019 ACT Test

Registration Deadline for 12/7/2019  SAT Test

Weekly Update/ Grades due in ECHO (Number Pending assignments/Problems/Projects)

Weekly Update/ Lesson Plans in ECHO two weeks in advance is the goal - 

Weekly Update and approval of Website Material to be uploaded or removed

Weekly Reminder to visit the Newtech Network  Website for resources, ideas, and information of various events.   https://newtechnetwork.org/ 

Alleghany High School Dress UP Day for Game - 08 NOV 19 - Comfy Day (School Appropriate)

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

AHS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble - SRO Event

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Varsity Football @ Glenvar 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

7:00pm  Football: Varsity Game vs. Glenvar   @ Glenvar High School

 

Saturday, November 9, 2019

AHS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble - SRO Event

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

ALTERNATE District Auditions - Saturday, November 9

College Open House - Hampton Sydney College  9/7, 9/28, 10/12, 11/9, 1/19

College Open House - James Madison University 9/28, 11/9

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/

 

Sunday, November 10, 2019

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

 

 
Monday, November 11, 2019

Veterans Day

11 NOV - 15 NOV 19 – American Education Week

Common Planning each month

November 11-15- Meet with Sophomores and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

AHS - term grad 2nd attempt writing window opens

FIRE DRILL -10:15am

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Administrator and Head Custodian) 8:25 am to 8:45

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Basketball (NO- Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 22 First Practice Nov 11

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - SWIM & Dive (NO- Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 10 meets; First Practice Nov 11

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - WRESTLING (NO- Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 12; Individuals limited to 60 mat appearances; Must follow WCP; First Practice Nov 11

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Winter Dead Period - Nov 11 - 20, 2019

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

November 11-15- Meet with Sophomores and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

2019 Project & Problem Base Learning Extravaganza 

12 NOV 19 - FALL Extravaganza! ( No Games, Practices, Etc; Late Night Activity Buses)

Alleghany HIgh School Extravaganza 

12 NOV 19 - Alleghany High School; Extravaganza! ( No Games, Practices, Etc; Late Night Activity Buses)

Young Readers Day

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means) -All Staff members are required to attend 12 sessions or the equivalent of Technology Training

Local Special Education Advisory Committee  5:00-6:30 @ Cucci’s

Poetry Out Loud - School Championships at the Fall Extravaganza

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

November 11-15- Meet with Sophomores and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

NCRC Testing 

13 NOV 19 – SRT - November 13, 2019 – SRT Meetings

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Volleyball (14 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 20-  or 18 +1 Tournament or 16 +2 Tournaments; 15 Max Set Per Tournament - Regional Deadline Nov 13.

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Thursday, November 14, 2019

November 11-15- Meet with Sophomores and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

NCRC Testing -14 NOV 19 - NCRC Workplace Documents (Including JRTC students and AHS Retake Students)

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Operating Room Nurse Day

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

SBO - Superintendent's Student Advisory Committee  (SAC)at 12:00pm

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

 Friday, November 15, 2019

National Parental Involvement Day

Classified Coffee at AHS @ 8:45am 

November 11-15- Meet with Sophomores and administer Career Interest Inventory (Attachment #3)

NCRC Testing  - 15 NOV 19 - NCRC Applied Math (Including JRTC students and AHS Retake Students)

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Cross Country 20 day Minimum Practice Requirements (MPR) per individual; Contest Limits = 10 - VHSL Championships Nov 15-16

Weekly Update/ Grades due in ECHO (Number Pending assignments/Problems/Projects)

Weekly Update/ Lesson Plans in ECHO two weeks in advance is the goal - 

Weekly Update and approval of Website Material to be uploaded or removed

Weekly Reminder to visit the Newtech Network  Website for resources, ideas, and information of various events.   https://newtechnetwork.org/ 

The Studer survey windows will be:   Employee engagement survey is November 4 through November 15, 2019.

International STAND UP to Bullying Day -International STAND UP to Bullying Day 2020 is observed on Friday, November 15, 2019

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

7:00pm  Football: Varsity Game vs. Giles   @ Alleghany High School Senior Night

Saturday, November 16, 2019

College Open House - University of Mary Washington 9/21, 10/26, 11/16, 2/17, 4/10

College Open House - Virginia Tech 10/26, 10/27, 11/16, 11/17

College Open House - Concord University 11/16

College Open House - Emory & Henry College 10/5, 11/16

College Open House - University of Mary Washington 9/21, 10/26, 11/16, 2/17, 4/10

Coffee with the Supintendent at the 42 Deli - 423 East Ridgeway Street, Clifton Forge, VA

Varsity Football  Regional Quaterfinals 

National Button Day

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Football (20 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR) MAX prior to 1st contest; 18 practices requried for 2nd Scrimmage; Contest limits = 10 - Regional Quarterfinals Nov 16

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Volleyball (14 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 20-  or 18 +1 Tournament or 16 +2 Tournaments; 15 Max Set Per Tournament - State Quarterfinals Nov 16

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - THEATRE CLASS 1 & 2  Super Regional Deadline Nov16

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/

TBD Football: Varsity Region Competition TBA vs. TBA

9:00am Cross Country: Boys Varsity States vs. TBA  @ Greenhill Park VHSL State Meet, Salem

 

Sunday, November 17, 2019

College Open House - Virginia Tech 10/26, 10/27, 11/16, 11/17

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

 

 

Monday, November 18, 2019

November 18 – December 20- Takes us into testing and more individual work with students for SOLs, Credential Testing and Grades

Regular School Board Meeting at Mountain View Elementary School at 6pm

NCRC Testing - 18 NOV 19 - NCRC Graphic Literacy (Including JRTC students and AHS Retake Students)

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

Comprehensive Instructional Program (CIP) Midpoint of 2nd 9 week testing window - http://www.cip.education/ 

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Administrator and Head Custodian) 8:25 am to 8:45

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

 

 Tuesday, November 19, 2019

November 18 – December 20- Takes us into testing and more individual work with students for SOLs, Credential Testing and Grades

Turning Point, Counselors,  & Administration Meeting - Every three weeks at 3:30 to 4:30 at Turning Point 

Administrative/ Instructional Staff Meeting with Principals at  School board Central Office Board Room 

AHS Administration Meeting  during lunch (pending administrative/instructional staff meeting conclusion and information)

Winter Sports and Activities Pictures

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means) -All Staff members are required to attend 12 sessions or the equivalent of Technology Training

WISE Testing 

AHS school writing affidavit due

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Choir Parent Boosters Meetings - 3rd Tuesday of Each Month!

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Volleyball (14 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 20-  or 18 +1 Tournament or 16 +2 Tournaments; 15 Max Set Per Tournament - State Semifinals Nov 19

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

VSBA Annual Convention

Interim Reports Issued 

November 18 – December 20- Takes us into testing and more individual work with students for SOLs, Credential Testing and Grades

NCRC Testing 

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629


Thursday, November 21, 2019

VSBA Annual Convention

VMEA Honors Choir - Thu-Sat, November 21-23 @ Homestead

Paper work due for Mid - Year Goals Review (Ross) with Mr. Kotulka

November 18 – December 20- Takes us into testing and more individual work with students for SOLs, Credential Testing and Grades

NCRC Testing 

Team Leaders Meeting In room 101 at 7:35am (Third Thursday following an administrative /instructional staff meeting) ALL STAFF MEMBERS WELCOME to ATTEND TEAM LEADER MEETING

SBIT CHAIR and SPED Admin Evaluator to meet with Me (Ross) on All things SPED 10:30

Counselor Meeting with Ross & Hobbs in Ross’ Office at 2:15pm to 4:20pm

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Friday, November 22, 2019

VSBA Annual Convention

VMEA Honors Choir - Thu-Sat, November 21-23 @ Homestead

November 18 – December 20- Takes us into testing and more individual work with students for SOLs, Credential Testing and Grades

Fall Collection of English PBAs 17 OCT 19 & 22 NOV 19

NCRC Testing 

Weekly Update/ Grades due in ECHO (Number Pending assignments/Problems/Projects)

Weekly Update/ Lesson Plans in ECHO two weeks in advance is the goal - 

Weekly Update and approval of Website Material to be uploaded or removed

Weekly Reminder to visit the Newtech Network  Website for resources, ideas, and information of various events.   https://newtechnetwork.org/ 

22 NOV 19 & 25 NOV 19 Reading Remediation Days

Rounding by Administrators – Each Administrator will round with at least 10 staff members each month looking for continuous staff input and ways to continually improve our school.  

Critical Friends Groups (C² (C Square Groups))

TEACH Program at Work Location -FOOD LION - November 4 through November 22

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Volleyball (14 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR); Contest limits = 20-  or 18 +1 Tournament or 16 +2 Tournaments; 15 Max Set Per Tournament - VHSL Championship Nov 22-23

Fall collection of English PBAs 

Nurses’ Meetings - 9:00 AM AHS Clinic Conference Room

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Saturday, November 23, 2019

VMEA Honors Choir - Thu-Sat, November 21-23 @ Homestead

Varsity Football Region Semifinals

VHSL  Calendar 2019-2020 - Football (20 day - Minimum Practice Requirement (MPR) MAX prior to 1st contest; 18 practices required for 2nd Scrimmage; Contest limits = 10 - Regional Semifinals Nov 23

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/

TBD Football: Varsity Region Competition TBA vs. TBA

 

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629/ 

Monday, November 25, 2019

November 18 – December 20- Takes us into testing and more individual work with students for SOLs, Credential Testing and Grades

WISE Testing 

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (AHS Admin, Howell, Young, Almarode, (Ross' Office 9am - 10:30am 

22 NOV 19 & 25 NOV 19 Reading Remediation Days

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Administrator and Head Custodian) 8:25 am to 8:45

Mountaineer Athletic Club Meeting (Meets the Monday after a Home football game during football season, then the 1st Monday of each Month @ 6:30pm) 

Meeting with Class officers  and Student Senate Combined! At 2:30 in the Library 

Pride of the MOUNTIES- Recommendations Due to Senior Tucker

Guiding Star – Recommendations due to Senior Tucker

Alleghany High School’s Parent Advisory Meeting 5pm in the Library

DSLCC No Classes November 25 to 29 - Thanksgiving Holiday

25 NOV - 29 NOV  19- Jackson River Governor's School Activities - NO Classes November 25 - 29

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Alleghany High Schools Sports schedules:   https://www.threeriversdistrictva.org/public/genie/308/school/629

 

Other Events Coming Soon

23 Day Data Meeting November 26, 2019 at 9:00 am -23 day Meeting at SBO

Alleghany High School Website - http://ahs.alleghany.k12.va.us/

Turning Point, Counselors,  & Administration Meeting - Every three weeks at 3:30 to 4:30 at Turning Point 

Next division Safety Meeting November 8, 2019 

Bus - Emergency exit drills shall be practiced by all pupil riders at least twice a year, the first occurring during the first 30 instructional days and the second in the second semester and shall include the school bus driver

School of Opportunity Selection  Criteria -  http://schoolsofopportunity.org/selection-criteria 

If a Term Graduate student fails the first attempt, the student may be administered a second online End-of-Course (EOC) Writing test during the Term Graduate second attempt test window scheduled from Monday, November 18, 2019, to Friday, December 13, 2019.

The fall 2019 statewide online SOL Non-Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, December 2, 2019, to Friday, February 28, 2020

2019 EIM Timeline

  • December 2:  December 1 Child Count Window Open

  • December 6:      2019-2020 Fall MSC Successful Submission Due

  • December 13:    December 1 Child Count Windows Close

  • December 15:    DCV Windows Open (Anticipated)

03 DEC 19 - EOC Reading SOL & Reading SOL Retakes /

04 DEC 19 - EOC Reading SOL & Reading SOL Retakes /- Makeups 

06 DEC 19 - EOC Science SOL & Science SOL Retakes 

07 DEC 19 - SAT Testing (Not at AHS - Students testing at other locations)

08 DEC 19 - EOC Science SOL & Science SOL Retakes- Makeups 

10 DEC 19 - EOC Social Studies SOL & Social Studies SOL Retakes 

10 DEC 19 - 19 DEC 19 - Exams  Window (All Blocks)

11 DEC 19 - EOC Social Studies SOL & Social Studies SOL Retakes - makeups

12 DEC 19 - EOC Math SOL & Math SOL Retakes 

13 DEC 19 - EOC Math SOL & Math SOL Retakes- Makeups 

14 DEC 19 - ACT TEST DATE 

16 DEC 19 - Expedited Retakes & Makeups 

17 DEC 19 - Expedited Retakes & Makeups 

18 DEC 19 - Expedited Retakes & Makeups 

19 DEC 19 - Expedited Retakes & Makeups 

20 DEC 19 - Expedited Retakes & Makeups 

20 DEC 19 - Early Release - End Second Nine Weeks (45 Days) End First Semester (90 Days)

20 DEC 19 -  In house Concert/ Spirit Day/ Early release Day  (NO PD)

23 DEC 19 - Holiday  (No School for Students / 12 Month Employees Report)

24 DEC 19- Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

25 DEC 19 -Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

26 DEC 19 -Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

27 DEC 19 - Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

30 DEC 19 - Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

31 DEC 19 -Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

01 JAN 20 - Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

02 JAN 20 - Teacher Work Day

03 JAN 20 - Professional Development Day 

06 JAN 20 - Schools Re-Open After Winter Break; Second Semester/ Third Nine Weeks Begins

06 JAN 20  - 17 JAN 20 - Smart Goal 2nd Semester Pretest Window)

10 JAN 20 - Registration Deadline for February 8, 2020 ACT Test

10 JAN 20 = AHS & CHS  School Non- Writing Affidavit Due

13 JAN 20 - Smart goal Final Data and reflection for 1st semester Due 

14 JAN 20 - ASVAB test at AHS for Juniors

20 JAN 20  - Holiday (All Schools and  Administrative Offices Closed)

21 JAN 20 - Professional Development Day AHS/ Parent  Teacher Conferences at Elementary and Middle Schools 11am to 6pm / No School for students

27 JAN 20  - IEP & 504 accommodations due to STC and Administration (All Test)

27 JAN 20   - Students retake list due to STC and Administration (All Test)

The spring 2020 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, March 2, 2020, to Friday, April 3, 2020

Take note of this safety audit requirement for AHS.  Window is February 3-March 27, 2020.

Term Graduate students scheduled to graduate by August 31, 2020, may have an additional online testing opportunity if they are not successful on their first test attempt. The first online test opportunity for Term Graduate students must be administered between Monday, March 2, 2020, and Friday, March 13, 2020. If a Term Graduate student fails the first attempt, the student may be administered a second online EOC Writing test during the Term Graduate second attempt test window scheduled from Monday, April 6, 2020, to Friday, April 24, 2020.

07 MAR 20 - SAT Testing (Not at AHS - Students testing at other locations)

The full production of Romeo and Juliet for the Spring Production for February 28, 29, and March 1 

March 19, 2020 - Spring Blood Drive - Blood Mobile in the AHS GYM

New Tech Network -the Spring Leadership Summit to be held in Dallas from March 25-27.

The spring 2020 statewide online SOL Non-Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, April 13, 2020, to Friday, June 26, 2020.

The date for Prom 2020 is Saturday April 25, 2020 -The Mill has been reserved.

02 MAY 20 - SAT Testing (Not at AHS - Students testing at other locations)

06 JUN 20 -  SAT Testing (Not at AHS - Students testing at other locations)

The summer 2020 statewide online SOL Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, July 13, 2020, to Friday, July 31, 2020

The summer 2020 statewide online SOL Non-Writing test window is scheduled from Monday, June 15, 2020, to Friday, September 18, 2020

14 OCT 20 - PSAT at AHS (Primary Test Date)(Testing will affect lunch schedule

17 OCT 20     - PSAT Testing Saturday Date 

28 OCT 20 - PSAT alternate date at AHS (Testing will affect lunch schedule; if necessary

As I watched your video it made me think about how "celebration" can deepen both staff and student culture. Check out this video: https://newtechnetwork.org/resources/relationship-professional-culture-student-culture/ 

Here are some pictures from the Franklin County Visit, which shows some of the programs their students are doing from building a decks at a ladies house, broadcasting on the local cable channel, building furniture, repair shops, student facilitating new tech classroom protocols, student created makey makey games to study for SOL at the middle school, and much more.  

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/11feKDVGP-N9YZXCzTJ3o5Wylz--CxuXc?usp=sharing 

Just learned about this through Radford and its like SimpleK12 but free. Teachers have to sign up is all:

https://www.radford.edu/content/impact/asset.html 

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The website is

https://asp.schoolmessenger.com/alleghanycountyps/

the Growth Mindset

https://www.understood.org/en/friends-feelings/empowering-your-child/building-on-strengths/download-growth-mindset-activities-for-kids

As I watched your video it made me think about how "celebration" can deepen both staff and student culture. Check out this video: https://newtechnetwork.org/resources/relationship-professional-culture-student-culture/

 

Superintendent Office Hours in the building

1st semester

October 2:  CALLAGHAN

October 29 Sharon

November 7 AHS

Dec 12 Clifton Middle

Dec. 18 Mountain View Elementary 

 

2nd semester

Jan 28

Feb 6:  CALLAGHAN

Feb 20 AHS

Feb 26

Feb 27 Clifton Middle

March 4

March 5 Sharon


VDOE Recognition Days for the 2019- 2020 school Year: 

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1WlJh4vs-qTVYAflCACKNC-p-Q-6Iasoq/view?usp=sharing 

November 12 – 16, 2019: School Psychology Awareness Week

December 9 – 15, 2019: Computer Science Education Week

January 19 – 25, 2020: Virginia School Principals Appreciation Week

February 3 – 7, 2020: National School Counseling Week

February 27, 2020: Digital Learning Day

March 2 – 6, 2020: National School Breakfast Week

April 2020: Month of the Military Child

April 21 – 27, 2019: High School Student Voter Registration Week

May 1, 2020: School Lunch Hero Day

May 4 – 8, 2020: National Teacher Appreciation Week

May 4 – 8, 2020: Child Nutrition Employee Week

May 6, 2020: School Nurse Day