Week eleven brings such a vast array, Of emotional thoughts while we forge through each day. As we near the end of this challenging school year, We mourn traditions and celebrations that we all hold so dear. We cannot ignore things that simply won’t be, Graduation for our seniors held traditionally. No prom king, nor a prom and absolutely no queen, This virus wrought … [Read more...] about We Forge Through Each Day, Look for Ways To Help Others
Throughout the course of the 2019-20 school year, dozens of GCPS team members participated in what we called learning walks. Learning walks are the next step in our seven-year commitment to the instructional rounds methodology: a model borrowed from the medical profession aimed at better connecting division leadership to the important work taking place in our classrooms every … [Read more...] about Learning Walks a Success in 2020!
Please note the following updates to our food service schedule effective next week: In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, there will be no meal distribution at any site or on the Sunshine Food Bus on Monday, May 25. Meal distribution today will include an extra meal for Monday. Meals will resume distribution on Tuesday, May 26 on our current schedule, with service … [Read more...] about Important Meal Distribution Update
Hard to believe this is week number ten, Still waiting for things to reopen again. Some days we are restless but still we hold tight, Wanting to do things while balancing what is right. Oh, you won’t catch us whining and withering away, Wondering how we will get through each passing day. When a catastrophe strikes here in our Goochland town, We all pull together and … [Read more...] about Week Number Ten (by Kim Watts)
It goes without saying that the last ten weeks have been unlike anything we could have imagined. Thank you for overcoming countless challenges along the way to help your children remain connected to their learning. The perseverance and optimism of our entire Goochland community has truly been an inspiration. As we bring the current academic year to a close, we know that … [Read more...] about Planning for Learning in the Fall