NATIONAL FAMILY LITERACY DAY

National Family Literacy Day is observed each year on November 1. Celebrated across America, this day focuses on special activities and events that showcase the importance of family literacy programs. First held in 1994, National Literacy Day kicks off National Literacy Month in November.

CMS MONTH AT A GLANCE

November Upcoming Events

1: NJHS Meeting
2: HOME Football Game vs Walker Grant @ 4:30 p.m.
2 - 3: BETA Leadership Conference in Williamsburg
3: Wear Gray to Promote Dyslexia Awareness
5: Daylight Savings Time Ends (turn clocks back)
6: Basketball Tryouts - 6th Grade (boys) 
6: Wrestling Practice Begins (boys and girls)
7: NO SCHOOL - TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY
8: BETA Meeting
8: Basketball Tryouts - 7th Grade (boys)
9: Basketball Tryouts - 8th Grade (boys)
9: PSAT 8/9 for 8th Graders
9: Governor's Schools Info Night from 6 - 7:30 p.m. in the 7th Grade Multipurpose Room
10: Basketball Tryouts - By Invitation Only from the Coach
10: HOGWARTS NIGHT, 3 - 7 p.m.
10: Wear Green to Support Those Impacted By Depression & Anxiety
13: Annual Veteran's Day Ceremony at Caroline HS
14 - Wear Orange to Promote Hunger and Homelessness Awareness
16: Interim Reports
17: Annual Career Day - 7:30 a.m.
22 - 24: NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Holiday
30: Wrestling Match @ King George MS @ 5:00 p.m.

Mathematics Workshops for Parents – Fall 2017

Mathematics Workshops for Parents are designed specifically for parents of middle school students.  Mathematics instruction across the country has changed dramatically over the past decade.

This is where YOU, the parent comes in…these workshops will provide you with the opportunity to explore mathematics teaching and learning to help you learn mathematics in order to support your child at home.

  • Location – Caroline Middle School 
  • Mondays from 6 – 7:30 October 23, 30; November 6, 13, 27
  • Dinner will be provided for families during the workshops. Homework help will be provided for school age children during the sessions.
  • Contact Info: Kristina Anthony, VCU, 804-828-1302,  anthonykc@vcu.edu

This program is part of a research study through the VCU School of Education. Participants will be asked to attend all six sessions. Pre/post interviews will be conducted with a small portion of the participants.