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MBES School Announcements
FREDTECH SUMMIT/April 25th
You are invited to come watch the MBES†5th graders participate in the SeaPerch Competition this Saturday, April 25th†at UMW. We have eight groups of kids who have been working hard for several months on their underwater ROVs and will be competing against other elementary, middle and high school groups.†The challenges will be going on simultaneously, with the groups staggered at each event. Our groups will be performing between 9:10 and 11:20 Saturday morning.
Purchase your MBES Yearbook
Yearbooks on†sale Now
Early Bird Special!
Purchase your yearbook early and SAVE!
MBES Yearbooks are back this year to celebrate the 2014-2015 school year. Yearbooks consist of 76 color pages and will feature class pictures from grades K to 5, school activities and events.
Complete form sent home on Feb. 9th
purchase online @ schoolannual.com
MBES Picture Day, May 8th
Mark your calendar!
MBES picture day
Friday, May 8th
2014-2015 MBES School Supply List
FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
You are cordially invited to the 39th Annual Stafford County Fine Arts Festival to be held at Brooke Point High School Saturday, April 25 from 11:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m., and Sunday, April 26 from 11:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come enjoy over 5,000 pieces of artwork from elementary to high school as well as over 1,000 students performing in a variety of ensembles. From elementary choir to high school jazz band to drum ensembles, choirs, and drama acts, there is something for everyone!†
Kindergarten Registration for the 2015-2016 School ~ April 13 - May 15, 2015
Kindergarten Registration for the 2015-2016 School Year
If your child turns 5 by September 30, itís time to sign up for kindergarten.††
Please click here for additional information.
2015 SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAM INFORMATION
During the summer of 2015, Stafford County Public Schools will offer academic classes for new and repeat credit, and driverís education (both classroom and Behind the Wheel).† Information about the SOL remediation/test review for students, who pass a class but fail the SOL test, as well as the Jump Start program, are also included.† Please use the link below for program information.
PRE-REGISTRATION:† April 27 through June 8 in the high school or middle school counseling centers.† The only exception is registration for Behind the Wheel.† Please see the Behind the Wheel Summer Program flyer for the three specific dates (May 6, May 20 and June 17) and sites for registration of this particular summer program.
4th Annual FredTech STEM 16 Summit
The 4th Annual FredTech STEM 16 Summit will be held on April 25, 2015 at the University of Mary Washington from 10:00 a.m.Ė2:00 p.m.† The Summit highlights the achievements and offerings of the regionís students, educators, and businesses in the STEM arena.
Students will be able to visit exhibits highlighting student and educator STEM efforts from over 40 local secondary schools, the University of Mary Washington, Germanna Community College and NSWCDD Dahlgren.† SeaPerch Competitions will also be held at the UMW pool during the same time as the Summit.† The Summit is open to the public and admission is free of charge for students, parents, or non-profit organizations. For additional details, click here.
2015 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT OUR D.A.R.E PROGRAM
Our 2015 basketball tournament will be held on May 1st, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., at Brooke Point High School located at 1700 Courthouse Road, Stafford, VA, as a fundraiser for the Stafford Schools' D.A.R.E. Program.† Come out and support our Drug Abuse Resistance Education program as Stafford County Public Schools take on Stafford County Sheriff's Office in a family friendly game of basketball. Admission is $5 per person or $10 per family.†
2015-2016 In-County Student Transfer Window is Now Open
The in-county student transfer window for the 2015-16 school year is now open.† The transfer window will close on August 1, 2015.† Stafford County Public Schools will accept transfers for the 2015-16 school year within this timeframe.† To find information about how to apply for a student transfer, click here.
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