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FEBRUARY

National Black History,

American Heart,

Library Lovers,

Children’s Dental Health,

Time Management Month

February School Board Member Appreciation Month.


Monday,   February 11,, 2019

(February 11-15) is National FCCLA week

FCCLA -Monday - Be Spirited ~  Members will share their spirit by handing out red candy during lunches.

11 FEB 18 SMART goal Due  _-- Moved from  04 FEB 19

Crack down on Electronic Devices in the Hallway - Staff confiscating

Career Coach  at Alleghany High School in Counselor's' Office  (Every Monday)

11 FEB 19 - 15 FEB 19 - VPT Testing for Juniors and Seniors at AHS

Monday, Feb. 11th - Junior and Senior VPT for math

Geometry Team Meetings 2nd and 4th Monday at 7:45am room 201

Meeting with Class officers -Time of day subject to change  2:50pm

Meeting  with Student Senate/ Student Leaders - Time of day subject to change  2:50pm

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

FIRE DRILL - State Fire Marshal requires at least  once a week the first Month then at least one a month 2:15pm

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (Ross, Dobbs, Huff, Staunton, Howell, Young) Meeting  9am - 10:30am

Band to Spotswood High School -Depart AHS 4:00 pm

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

Varsity Boys  Basketball vs Pulaski County  High School at AHS  (6:00pm) 


Tuesday, Februrary 12, 2019

FCCLA -Tuesday - Be Confident/ Be You  ~  Students will be encouraged to dressed in wacky outfits and "be confident".

Lincoln’s Birthday

Sprouse Field Trip (12:15-1:45 pm by Van)

Safe School Committee Meeting 1:30 pm at SBO - Moved from 08 FEB 19

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means)

Math Common Planning Day (4th Block)  

Math Sequencing Meeting 4th Block during Common Planning

Local Special Education Advisory Committee (Administrator) @Cucci’s@4:30-6:00pm

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

JV & Varsity Girls Basketball at James River  High School (5:30pm/7:00pm)

Girls’ Basketball at James River High School (Bus) Dismiss at 3:15; Depart AHS 3:30 (then pick up 8th graders at CMS)


Wednesday,  February 13, 2019

New Tech Coaches on Site Visit - Gaylen and Blake  - Moved to 28 FEB 19

FCCLA -Wednesday - Be Successful ~ "Dress for success" with special emphasis on being career ready.

Wednesday, Feb. 13th - Junior and Senior VPT for English

Leadership homeroom at 1:40pm

  • Just a reminder that we are having a Leadership Homeroom. I will call for student leaders about 1:35ish. A bell will ring for all other students to report to homeroom about 1:40. (JRTC students need to be released at 1:40 to report to homeroom.)

  • Each homeroom teacher has an assigned Homeroom Leader. He/she will arrive with all necessary materials unless you hear otherwise.

  • Please assist by getting your homeroom settled so that the leader can distribute information and/or make any announcements.

  • Students in senior homerooms will be using their chromebooks to complete a movie night survey from the senior officers and will receive important information from Mr. Hagy and the yearbook staff.

  • All homerooms will receive information from the guidance office.

  • Do NOT take homeroom attendance on PowerSchool.

Latino Party - 6pm to 8pm

February 13, 2019- Project Discovery Meeting in Cafeteria

Talent Search Workshop Meetings Fresh 8:30 and Soph 10:13

13 FEB 19 - VAAPs Need to be ready for Prescoring (Prescoring - VAAPS)

girls interested in JV and Varsity soccer- 3:20 room 203

Job Shadowing  (Anticipated)

Science Common Planning Day (3rd Block)

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

Girls’ Basketball and Cheer at Floyd County High School (Bus) Dismiss at 2:15; Depart AHS 2:30

The Wednesday Girls' Basketball Game at Floyd has been scheduled for a 6:30 start time; therefore, our new dismissal time for the basketball team and cheer squad will be 3:15, with a 3:30 leave time.

Thursday,  February 14, 2019

Valentine’s Day (Flowers and Candy Distribution Day)

The AHS clinic is closed today. There is no nurse. No nursing subs were available. You may still send students for scheduled events(medication, diabetes care, etc.)

FCCLA -Thursday - Be You in Red ~ everyone is encouraged to wear red in support of FCCLA.  We would like to get a picture at some point during the day.

JRTC Freshman Tours  - Moved to 28 FEB 19

Job Shadowing (10th Graders only)  (anticipated)

VSBA artwork due to SBO by 3:00pm

Agency - Reading Across the Curriculum Day (Every Thursday)

Interested Boys Tennis Players Meeting at 3:15pm

Short meeting at 3:10 in the cafeteria for any young ladies interested in playing tennis this spring.

Short Meeting at 3:10 in the cafeteria for any young ladies interested in playing softball  this spring

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

Girls’ Basketball and Cheer at TBA (Possible, dependent on results from Wednesday night’ game)

Wrestling at State Championships at Salem Civic Center (2 Vans)      Depart Central TBD


Friday,  February 15,  2019

GED testing will not be available at JRTC this weekend.

Program of Studies Released to students and parents - Moved to 27 FEB 19

FCCLA - Friday - Hat Day ~ please see Ms. Grimm or a member of FCCLA at the start of school to pay $1 and receive a ribbon for their hat  

First installment for Band Trip Due

Individual school nominees are due in HR office by February 15, 2019.  Use attached forms to complete process. - Teacher of the year.

February 15, 2019- Community Foundation Scholarship Due

Meeting with Minority Students and others involved with Black History Activities - 2:30 - Library

ALTERNATE District Choir (Friday and Saturday 15-16 ALTERNATE)

In Honor of Black History Month – AHS will host the 3rd ever Soul Food Tasting Night  food, fun, and history story telling of national and local people at 6:30 pm -- Moved to 28 FEB 19

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

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

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

Swimming State Tournament @ RVA Richmond VA

Wrestling at State Championships at Salem Civic Center (overnight)

Swim at State Championships at Richmond (Van)            Depart AHS TBD


Saturday,  February 16, 2019

GED testing will not be available at JRTC this weekend.

ALTERNATE District Choir (Friday and Saturday 15-16 ALTERNATE)

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

Swimming State Tournament @ RVA Richmond VA

Wrestling at State Championships at Salem Civic Center

Indoor Track at Regions at Roanoke College (Bus)                              Depart AHS at 7:30 am

Robotics at Daniel Technology Center-Culpeper                                 Depart AHS at 5:00 am


Sunday,  February 17,, 2019

17 FEB  – 23 FEB 19 – National Engineers Week

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

Swimming State Tournament @ RVA Richmond VA


Monday,   February 18,, 2019

18 FEB 19 - End of Fourth Six weeks (29 Days)/ Early Release for students(PD at 2)

18 FEB 19 - 22 FEB 19 - VPT Testing for All Sophomores at AHS (Tentative)

Monday, Feb. 18th - Sophomore VPT - all subjects

18 FEB 19 - 01 MAR 19 2nd Sem Smart Goal Mid Semester Testing Window(PowerSchool IA- student Growth Test or Other)

Algebra I Team Meetings  1st and 3rd Monday at 7:45am in room 209

RISE Ticket Raffle (1 to 6 prizes)

President’s Day –Washington’s Birthday (Birthday actually  22 FEB)

Opening Day Event for 2nd Medication Drop Box at Covington Police Dept.1 to 3pm

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Dobbs & Smith) 8:25 am to 8:45

Career Coach  at Alleghany High School in Counselor's' Office  (Every Monday)

AHS will have to house their students when Alleghany County Public Schools has early releases at the end of the six weeks.  JRTC will run the regular bell schedule on September 18th, (end of 1st six-weeks). February 18th, (end of 4th six-weeks).  April 3rd, (end of 5th six-weeks).  

Faculty Meeting in the Library at 2:00 pm

English Common Planning Day (1st  Block) Coverage: Mr. Jefferson to Vanderford,  Rumfelt to cover Hagy, No sub needed for Linsin) - Moved from 20 FEB 19 because of New Tech Trip


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

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (Ross, Dobbs, Huff, Staunton, Howell, Young) Meeting  9am - 10:30am

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


Tuesday, Februrary 19, 2019

19 FEB 19 to 23 FEB 19 - New Tech Leadership Conference in California  

19 FEB 19 -Region Competition @ Blackfriars in Staunton- Poetry Out Loud - February 19, 2019

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means)

Tuesday, Feb. 19th - Sophomore VPT - all subjects

Turning Point Counselor, Administration, & West Meeting - 1st and 3rd Tuesday of Each Month at 3:30 to 4:30

19 FEB 19 - Begin fifth Six weeks

Social Studies Common Planning Day (2nd Block)  (Dickson to Cover Reid, and Clarke to cover Spinks)

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

JV & Varsity Boys  Basketball vs Floyd County High School at AHS  (5:30pm/7:00pm) 


Wednesday,  February 20, 2019

19 FEB 19 to 23 FEB 19 - New Tech Leadership Conference in California  

FCCLA will be selling lunch items in Room 123 each month in an effort to raise funds for our state leadership conference/competition. Homemade chili and cornbread for $4.  If you would like dessert and a soda, it is $1 extra. (Faculty and Staff)   

Wednesday, Feb. 20th - Sophomore VPT - all subjects

English Common Planning Day (1st  Block) Coverage: Mr. Jefferson to Vanderford,  Rumfelt to cover Hagy, No sub needed for Linsin) - Moved to 18 FEB 19

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


Thursday,  February 21, 2019

19 FEB 19 to 23 FEB 19 - New Tech Leadership Conference in California  

Agency - Reading Across the Curriculum Day (Every Thursday)

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


Friday,  February 22,  2019

19 FEB 19 to 23 FEB 19 - New Tech Leadership Conference in California  

22 FEB 18 - International Stand Up to Bullying Day

22 FEB 19 - Key Club Sponsored Sweetheart’s Dance (Snow Date) 7:00pm to 10:00pm  -Cancelled

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

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

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


Saturday,  February 23, 2019

19 FEB 19 to 23 FEB 19 - New Tech Leadership Conference in California  

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


Sunday,  February 24,, 2019

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


Monday,   February 25,, 2019

February 25,2019 - Report Cards

February 25, 2019 - DSLCC Scholarship Due

25 FEB 19 - School Board Meeting at JRTC at 6:00pm (moved from 18 FEB 19)

25 FEB 19 - Report Cards Issued for fourth Six weeks

Geometry Team Meetings 2nd and 4th Monday at 7:45am room 201

Career Coach  at Alleghany High School in Counselor's' Office  (Every Monday)

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

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Dobbs & Smith) 8:25 am to 8:45

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (Ross, Dobbs, Huff, Staunton, Howell, Young) Meeting  9am - 10:30am

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*

Teach Internship - Student Work Sites 25 FEB to 21 MAR 18 - at DSLCC

Monthly RBT Training with Dr. Heath at CMS

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


Tuesday, Februrary 26, 2019

Meeting on Agency implementation in  Middle School  at AHS at 7:30 am

February 26-28, 2019- Business Writing and Reading Test

26 FEB 19 - Workkeys Business Writing

26 FEB 19 - Rockingham County School’s Committee (6 to 10 member team) will be onsite at 9 am to discuss and view New Tech Design - 26 FEB 19

Club Meeting Day (Last 30 minutes of each block)

Foreign Language Common Planning Day (3rd Block) Coverage: Mr. Jefferson to cover Aragones, Perlazzo to Cover Tucker

Technology Tuesday (Through Other Means)

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


Wednesday,  February 27, 2019

February 27, 2019 -Start Rising Senior Scheduling

Career & Technical Education (CTE) Common Planning Day (1st Block) Coverage: Mrs. Reed to cover Mrs. Grimm

27 FEB 19 - NCRC Reading for Information

27 FEB 19 - Black History School Assembly (Tentative)

27 FEB 19 Program of Studies Released to students and parents - Moved  from  14  FEB 19

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


Thursday,  February 28, 2019

February 28, 2019 as Digital Learning Day.

JRTC Freshman Tours  - Moved to 28 FEB 19

28 FEB 19 - New Tech Coaches on Site Visit - Gaylen and Blake (move from 13 FEB 19)

28 FEB 19 -In Honor of Black History Month – AHS will host the 3rd ever Soul Food Tasting Night - food, fun, and history story telling of national and local people at 6:30 pm

Agency - Reading Across the Curriculum Day (Every Thursday)

28 FEB 19 - Workkeys Business Writing & NCRC Reading for Information Make ups

ABCD (Above and Beyond the  Call of Duty) Award Nominations are Due for AHS (Names have to be turned in to go in School Board Members Packet)

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


MARCH

National Musician for Schools,

Social Workers,

Youth Art,

American Red

Women’s History,

Ethics Awareness,

Nutrition Month

TBA – Hurricane Awareness Week


Friday,  March 1,  2019

VFW Art Contest - 01 FEB to 30 MAR 19

VHSL Meeting  (Staunton & Ross)  Date TBD

AHS Musical Into the Woods - March 1-3, 2019

School Resource Officer Monthly Report Due

01 MAR  to 11 MAR 19 - RISE raffle Tickets, Students turn in to Mrs. Hampton for drawing

VSBA Art Selection - 01 MAR to 01 APR 19

IAKT: "Individual Assessment of Knowledge and Thinking." IAKT

Employee Appreciation Day

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

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

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



Saturday,  March 2, 2019

AHS Musical Into the Woods - March 1-3, 2019

March 2, 2019 - Second installment for Band Trip Due

Read Across America Day

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

Swimming State Tournament @ RVA Richmond VA


Sunday,  March 3, 2019

AHS Musical Into the Woods - March 1-3, 2019

03 MAR - 09 MAR 19  – National School Breakfast, STEM, and School Social Worker Week

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


Monday,   March 4,, 2019

March 4, 2019 -PT Conference at AHS 12-7 PM

04 MAR 19 - Freshman Orientation Night (Also Parent Teacher Conference Night)

Freshman Orientation/ Transition/ Rising 9th grader Night at 6:30pm starting in the GYM *** Also PTC Night

Senior Week March 4th to March 8th

Algebra I Team Meetings  1st and 3rd Monday at TBD in room 209

Clubs, Leadership, Teacher, Programs, Information, Fun, etc

Maintenance Monday Morning Walkthrough (Dobbs & Smith) 8:25 am to 8:45

Career Coach  at Alleghany High School in Counselor's' Office  (Every Monday)

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

School Board Work Session (Budget)

AHS Administrative Staff Meeting (Ross, Dobbs, Huff, Staunton, Howell, Young) Meeting  9am - 10:30am

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


Other Events Coming Soon

FEB - MAR - JRTC’s SKILLS USA  - Local competition

March 5 - 8, 2019 Senior Week (Daily activities Planned)

March 6, 2019- Begin Rising 11th Grade Scheduling

March 7th Blood Drive

Next Superintendent Student Advisory Council Meeting is on March 7. 2019 at 11:45am

March 8, 2019- Registration for April ACT

March 8, 2019 - SAT Test Date (not at AHS) register by February 8th

March 8, 2019 - Senior Trip to Busch Gardens Sign Up

March 11, 2019 - DKG Scholarship Due to Ms. Howell

March 11, 2019 - Classified Advisory Meeting @ 1:00pm

March 11 - May 15th Seniors End of course SOL tests

March 11- 29 Term Grad Writing  (1st Attempt)

March 13, 2019- Begin Rising 10th Grade Scheduling

March 13, 2019 - Mid-Six Weeks reports issued  

March 15, 2019 - Third installment for Band Trip Due

March 15, 2019-2019 Granville P. Meade Scholarship Procedures for the Selection of Recipients.  Students may apply using the VDOE 2019 Granville P. Meade Scholarship Application. Due Date March 15, 2019

18 MAR 19 - School Board Meeting at AHS (All Staff expected to attend) at 6:00pm

March 18th - April 5th Intense remediation for SOL retakes

March 20, 2019- Begin Rising 9th Grade Scheduling

March 20, 2019 9th Graders Writing Sample Collection

March 21, 2019 9th Graders Writing Sample Collection Make-ups

26 MAR 19  -Training meetings for assistant principals 2-4 pm in the SB Conference

March 26, 2019- Club Day

March 28, 2019 - Full Balance Due for Band Trip

April 1, 2019- Alleghany Farm Bureau Scholarship Due

April 1, 2019 - Senior Trip Form and Money Due

April 4, 2019- Job Shadowing

April 5, 2019- Reality Store 9-3  - The Reality Fair at AHS on April 5th in the library

April 10, 2019- Jostens Caps & Gowns

April 10, 2019 - VSBA Art is due to Central Office -VSBA Regional Spring Network Forum Art Contest

April 10, 2019 - Grand March Sign Up

April 13, 2019 - ACT test Date, register by March 8th

April 13, 2018 -Senior Trip to Busch Gardens at 6:45am

April 12, 2019- Burrowes, Jeans For Teens, Amy Vess Crizer, MAC Club, CF Alumni Scholarships are due

April 12 - 13, 2019 - Band Trip -VA Tech & Kings Dominion

April 12, 2019 - Grubbs/Glencairn applications will be due April 12th at NOON (no exceptions).

April 16, 2019 9th Graders Writing Sample Collection

April 17, 2019 9th Graders Writing Sample Collection Make-ups

April 17, 2019 - Classified Coffee at AHS @ 8:45am

APR - JRTC’s SKILLS USA - State competition

18 APR 19 -Committee Meeting on April 18th – 9 AM;Guesstimate: 9 AM start for the first committee, 9:45 for the second committee

22 APR 19 - JRTC CNA Test day

April 30, 2019 - Club Day

30 APR 19 - DUI Simulations

AHS Spring Extravaganza – April 16, 2019

2nd Semester Smart Goal Dates: 11 FEB 19, 18 MAR 19, and 20 MAY 19

01 MAY 19 - P.E. Guest
Speaker - Organ Donations

01 MAY 19 – Senior Awards Night@ 6:00pm

01 MAY 19 - All yearbook orders  must be paid in full

02 MAY 19 - Award Luncheon @ JRTC, May 2nd – 11:30 AM – Awards ceremony - Grubbs/Glen Cairn - Moved to 08 MAY 18

O4 MAY 19 - SAT test date, register by April 4, 2019

04 MAY 19 -  Grand March (7:00pm)and Prom(8-12pm) will be on May 4th at  AHS

May 6 - 17, 2019 - AP Testing Dates

08 MAY 19 - Award Luncheon @ JRTC, May 8, 2019 – 11:30 AM – Awards ceremony - Grubbs/Glen Cairn

JRTC Preschool JRTC Preschool graduation  May 9th at 11:00am            

09 MAY 19 - Band Concert

10 MAY  19 - JRTC Awards day (Tentative)

Choral Spring Concert -May 14, 2019

14 MAY 19 - Senior Picnic

15 MAY 19 - Senior Walk at CES,SES, MVES, CMS at 10:00am

May 17, 2019 - Graduation Practice

18 MAY 19 - Saturday,May 18, 2019 at 10:00am at Mountaineer Field - Graduation for the class of 2019

24 MAY 19 - Covington High School’s Graduation in the CHS Auditorium at 7:00pm

30 MAY 19 - Educatore Advisory Committee Meeting

01 JUN 19 - SAT test Date, register by May 1, 2019

08 JUN 19 - ACT test date, register by May 3, 2019