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SOL Tutoring Information
 
SOL Tutoring will be offered after school starting next week.  Students do not need to sign up.  They can just stay after school to participate.  Tutoring will be from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Transportation is not provided.

The following are the dates for the tutoring.  All dates are on our website Calendar.  

Monday, April 25th and Tuesday, April 26th - English Tutoring in all 3 grades

Wednesday, April 27th and Thursday, April 28th - Math Tutoring in all 3 grades

Monday, May 2nd - English Tutoring in all 3 grades

Tuesday, May 3rd - English Tutoring in 7th & 8th grades

Tuesday, May 3rd - Math Tutoring in 6th grade

Wednesday, May 4th and Thursday, May 5th- Math Tutoring in all 3 grades

Monday, May 9th and Tuesday, May 10th- Tutoring in Civics, Science 8 and World Geography
 
SOL Testing Information
 
SOL testing will be held on the following dates.  All dates are on our website calendar.
May 3 - English 6
May 4 - English 7
May 5 - English 8
May 6 - Math 6
May 9 - Algebra I and Math 8
May 10 - Math 7 and Pre-Algebra 7
May 11 - Science 8 and World Geography
May 11 - Civics at 11:30 a.m.
May 12 - Retakes - English
May 13 - Retakes - Math
May 16 - Retakes - Science 8, World Geography and Civics (after lunch)
 
Students who are enrolled in the Region 7 Virtual Academy will take their SOL tests on the dates listed above except for Science 8 which will be offered on May 12th.  
 
All SOL testing will begin at 8:30 a.m.
 
Students will need to bring their fully charged Chromebook with them each day.   All students are encouraged to check their Chromebooks carefully to ensure each is working properly.  If there are any issues with their Chromebooks, students should take them to the library for repairs as soon as possible.  Any student who does not have a charger can purchase one in the library for $20.  All Chromebooks and chargers will be collected before the end of the school year.
 
SOL Tutoring will begin next week.  Additional information will be sent home tomorrow.  
 
 

This Week - April 19
 
After school conditioning continues this week.  On Tuesday and Thursday, 6th graders may participate.  On Wednesday, 7th graders may participate.  Conditioning starts at 4:00 p.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m.
 
On Thursday, 5th graders will tour E.B.S.M.S.  Abingdon Elementary and Greendale Elementary will tour in the morning and Watauga Elementary will tour in the afternoon.  
 
Also on Thursday, 5th grade parents are invited to attend an informational session at 6:00 p.m.  Parents and students will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the various programs offered at the middle school.  
 
Thursday afternoon, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., there will be an Open Gym for Volleyball.  Any sixth and seventh grade girl can participate.  A physical is not required.  
 
On Thursday evening select band students will participate in Solo and Ensemble Competition at Holston High School.  
 
On Friday and Saturday our students will perform in our musical, The Big Bad Musical.  Both performances will be held in the E.B.S.M.S. theater and will start at 7:00 p.m.  Admission is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students.
 
The 8th grade dance will be held on Sunday, May 1st.  Additional information can be found on our website under Latest News.  
 
Information about enrollment in the Region 7 Virtual Academy is posted on our website under Latest News.  This is the only form of virtual school that Washington County will provide next year.  Deadline to enroll is June 15th.  
 
 
Updated Information Concerning Sports Physicals
 
This is an update concerning the requirement for sports physicals.  Students who wish to participate in Open Gym for any sport are not required to have a VHSL Physical.  Additionally, students are not required to have a VHSL Physical to participate in Tryouts.  
 
Students must have a VHSL Physical on file to participate in the regular season practices in the fall.
 
 
This Week - April 11
 
After school conditioning continues this week.  On Monday and Wednesday, 7th graders may participate.  On Tuesday and Thursday, 6th graders may participate.  Conditioning starts at 4:00 p.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m.
 
On Monday, there will be a meeting for all 8th grade girls who are interested in cheerleading at Abingdon High School next year.  Students will be called to the cafeteria at 2:30 p.m.
 
On Tuesday, Abingdon High School will begin their after school Open Gym for girls basketball.  Any middle school student may attend.  Students who plan to participate must have a VHSL physical on file and will ride one of the first bell buses to the high school.  Open Gym starts at 3:30 p.m. and ends at 5:30 p.m.  Open Gym will be held each Tuesday and Thursday.
 
On Thursday, we will have our last club meeting of the year.  Clubs will meet at 2:00 p.m.
 
School will be closed on Friday, April 15th and Monday, April 18th for Easter Break.  
 
Our website calendar has been updated to include dates for the Spring Musical, the Talent Show, the Chorus and Band Spring Concerts, S.O.L. testing and end of the year awards programs.
 
Washington County Schools is now accepting applications to the Region VII Virtual Academy for the 2022-2023 school year.  Deadline for applications is June 15, 2022.  If you are interested in participating, please review the guidelines carefully and complete the survey.  More information can be found under Latest News.  
 
 
This Week - April 4
 
After school conditioning continues this week.  On Monday and Wednesday, 7th graders may participate.  On Tuesday and Thursday, 6th graders may participate.  Conditioning starts at 4:00 p.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m.
 
This week, Family Life Education will be held during Exploratory classes.  The girls and boys will not be in the same classroom for Family Life.  Students not participating in Family Life will attend their Exploratory classes as usual.
 
Friday is the last day to turn in the Junior Washington County Community Scholars forms.  Blank forms can be found in the Counseling Office, by Mrs.Smith's door.  Please return forms to Mrs.Smith in the Counseling Office.  If you have any questions, please email [email protected]
 
Washington County Schools is now accepting applications to the Region VII Virtual Academy for the 2022-2023 school year.  Deadline for applications is June 15, 2022.  If you are interested in participating, please review the guidelines carefully and complete the survey.  More information can be found under Latest News.  
 
Registration is now open for 8th graders who are interested in participating in Camp Connections.  More details can be found under Latest News.   
 

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Time to Pick Up Your Yearbook

The yearbooks are here and ready for pick-up. Thursday, June 8th, we will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We will not be open on Friday. Next week, the school is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

There are a few extra yearbooks available for purchase. Yearbooks are $40. Please bring the exact amount or write a check to EBSMS.