Denise Singleton

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Feb 05

Updated 2017-2018 Calender

Open this news article for a printable PDF of January 2018 to June 2018 calendar, revised because of make-up time. Click on headline first to get to the calendar.  Click here to open. 

Feb 04

Feb 5 Parent Workshop

A free community seminar — Strategies for Student Success: Dealing with Anxiety, Sensitivities, and Social Struggles – is being presented by the division’s Gifted Advisory Board on Monday, February 5 at 6:30 p.m. at King’s Fork Middle School. The seminar will feature tips for students and parents on dealing with perfectionism and fear of failure, understanding the impact of …

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Jan 02

Emergency School Closings, Delays and Early Dismissals

Emergency School Closings, Delays and Early Dismissals Families Need to Plan Ahead If an early closing of school becomes necessary, students need to know what to do and where to go when they get off the school bus. There may be times that school dismissal will be delayed beyond regular school hours due to extreme …

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Nov 29

“Superintendent’s 2-Minute Drill”

May 03

May and June Calendars

May and June Calendars

Dec 02

Egyptian Book Fair! A “cool” place to find a “hot” book!

Booker T. Washington Elem.’s fall Book Fair will be held in the Media Center from Friday, December 9th, to Friday, December 16th. Hours are 9:00-4:00, with extended hours from 6:00 p.m.-7 p.m. on the 15th. Volunteers are still needed, so if you can help, please contact our Media Specialist, Angela Reid, at 934-6226 or

Nov 20

Farm Day 2016

Thanks Suffolk Education Foundation and Birdsong Peanuts for funding the 2nd grade field trip known as Farm Day! Many organizations including the City of Suffolk and the Peanut Soil & Water Conservation District also provided learning stations. Thanks to all of our partners for making Farm Day fun! Follow the link/s below to see how …

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Oct 11

Grandparents Week October 10-14

Have lunch with your grandchild! Each student may invite a grandparent or relative to have lunch with him/her in the school cafeteria. A typical adult meal is approximately $3.00. Grandparents should report to the front lobby to sign in and receive a visitor’s pass. We look forward to seeing you then! Please click the links …

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Oct 11

2016 Canned Food Drive for the Salvation Army

Everyone at Booker T. Washington can donate a canned food item to make a difference! October 10th – December 10th Turn cans into homeroom teachers daily. *Be sure to show your BTW  spirit and be a part of helping others*  One class per group (ES-2 and 3-5) that donates the most cans will receive a popcorn party.

Sep 29

2016-2017 SPS School Calendar