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This Week - September 13
 
On Monday, students enrolled in the Region 7 Virtual Academy will come to school to take their English Growth Assessment test.   Testing will begin at 9:00 a.m. in the cafeteria.  
 
Also on Monday, our football team will have their pictures taken at 4:00 p.m.
 
On Monday evening, our football team will play Wallace Middle at the AHS football field.  The game will start at 6:00 p.m.  This is our first home game and everyone is encouraged to come out support our team.  
 
Open Gym for boys basketball will be held each Monday and Wednesday evenings starting at 6:30 p.m.  Only 7th and 8th graders can participate and all participants must have a VHSL physical on file in the office.
 
On Tuesday, students enrolled in the Region 7 Virtual Academy will come to school to take their Math Growth Assessment test.   Students currently taking Algebra will not be tested.  Testing will begin at 9:00 a.m. in the cafeteria.  
 
Tuesday afternoon, the volleyball team will have their pictures taken at 4:00 p.m.   
 
On Tuesday evening, the volleyball team will play Virginia Middle School.  Their game will begin at 5:30 p.m. and admission will be $4.
 
Also on Tuesday evening, there will be a parent (and students came come too) meeting for those interested in TSA (Technology Student Association).  The meeting will be held in the library and will start at 6:00 p.m.
 
On Wednesday, Open Gym for boys basketball will be held starting at 6:30 p.m.
 
On Thursday, we will have parent conferences from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  School will not dismiss early for the conferences.  If you wish to schedule a conference, please call the Guidance Department at either 739-3305 or 739-3306.
 
Also on Thursday, there will be a meeting for 6th grade Band parents.  This meeting is not required but does provide parents with an opportunity to meet with the band band director; purchase band books, reeds and accessories; and talk to Dominion Music Company about the rental or purchase of a band instrument. Appointments are not necessary. Just drop in.
 
The PTA will have a general meeting on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. in the theatre.  Everyone who is interested in joining PTA and helping this year is encouraged to attend.  
 
Open Gym for girls basketball will be held starting at 7:00 p.m.  All participants must have a VHSL physical on file in the office.
 
Picture Orders are due on Friday.  These can either be brought to the office or submitted online.  
School will dismiss three hours early on Friday at 12:0 p.m..  Friday is School Days at the Washington County Fair.  From 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. students may enter the fair for free.  The School Days Talent Show will be at 3:00 p.m.
 
MidTerms & Parent Conferences
 
 
E. B. Stanley Middle School will be sending home MidTerm grade reports on Thursday, September 9th.
 
Parent Conferences will be held on Thursday, September 16th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Parents who are interested in scheduling a conference should contact the Guidance Office at 739-3305.  
 
School will not dismiss early on Thursday, September 16th for the conferences.
 
 
This Week - September 6 
 
On Tuesday, the volleyball team will travel to Marion.  Their game will begin at 5:30 p.m.
 
On Wednesday, we will have an Open Gym for Boys Basketball.  Students who wish to participate must have a VHSL physical on file.  Only 7th and 8th grade students are allowed to participate.  Open Gym will start at 6:30 p.m.
 
On Thursday, the volleyball team will play Wallace Middle School at Abingdon High School.  The game will begin at 5:30 p.m. and admission is $4.00.  You can watch our teams on NFHS - https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/.  You will need an account and be asked to pay a subscription fee.  Masks are required for all spectators.  Additionally, spectators are asked to socially distance.  
 
Parents who are interested in referring their child for the Gifted program should contact either Mrs. Knight (mknight@wcs.k12.va.us) or Mrs. Jones (vjones@wcs.k12.va.us) before September 15th.
 
 
This Week - August 30 
 
On Monday, the 6th graders will take their math Growth Assessment test.
 
On Tuesday, the volleyball team will travel to Northwood.  Their game will begin at 5:30 p.m.
 
Also on Tuesday and Thursday, there will be an open gym for those who are interested in playing girls’ basketball.  Open gym will start at 7:00 p.m.  Girls must have a VHSL physical on file to participate and bring their own water bottle.
 
On Thursday, the volleyball team will play Damascus Middle here at EB.  Their game will begin at 5:30 p.m. and admission is $4.00.  You can watch our teams on NFHS - https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/.  Search for "EB Stanley Middle School."   You will need an account and be asked to pay a subscription fee.  Masks are required for all spectators.  Additionally, spectators are asked to socially distance.  Students are not allowed to stay after school to attend any athletic event.
 
School will be closed on Monday, September 6th for Labor Day.
 
Parents who are interested in referring their child for the Gifted program should contact either Mrs. Knight (mknight@wcs.k12.va.us) or Mrs. Jones (vjones@wcs.k12.va.us) before September 15th.

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