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Byrd Art Show & Book Fair

Mark your calendar for our Byrd Art Show on Tuesday, April 26th from 5-7pm. All students will have art work on display, and there will be free dinner and prizes.  The book fair will be open for shopping. Click here to get a sneak peak at student art work!!!!

The Book Fair is at school this week.  Students will be allowed to make purchases during their Library/Guidance ENCORE time slot.  If your schedule opens, then we would love to have you volunteer to help students at the Book Fair.  SIGN UP HERE.

Byrd Book Fair Website

Set up an e-Wallet account for students to purchase books

Byrd Art Show & Book Fair Flyer


Chick-fil-a Spirit Event

Our next Chick-fil-A spirit event is Saturday, April 30th from 2pm-5pm at Short Pump Town Center.  Make sure you mention “Byrd Elementary School” at checkout, and a portion of sales will go back to our school!


Silent Auction and Family Fun Night

The BPG will host Byrd Elementary’s Silent Auction and Family Fun Night on Thursday, May 5th from 6-8:30pm.  Dinner will be at 6pm and families are asked to pre-order their meal from Chick-fil-A via this Google Form. We are looking forward to a fun night of dinner, auction items you don’t want to miss and a movie.  Please plan to join us!


School Absences

Please continue to notify the office to report reasons for all absences!  There are many different ways to report your student’s absence.

  1. You can email Tobie Greenlee (tgreenlee@glnd.k12.va.us) or email Nurse Britton (abritton@glnd.k12.va.us).

  2. You can also call the office (804-556-5380)

  3. Or fill out the BES Reason for Student Absence Form 


Early Dismissals

If you have to make a change to your child's transportation arrangements for the day, please notify the office by 1:00 p.m. (emergencies only). It is important that your child arrives home safely and it is not  always possible to notify the teacher's or a child of a change to how they will be transported.


Click here to see the April Family Connections Newsletter.

Click here to see the April Counselor Connection Newsletter.


GHS Spring Production: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella 

Please join us to see the GHS spring production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella. The show dates are April 29@ 7pm, April 30th @ 2pm & 7pm, May 1st @ 2pm. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students pre-12. Purchase tickets available here. 


Cinderella Flyer

There will be a special event for our younger audience members to join Cinderella for a pre-show party before the matinee on Saturday. Fun with Cinderella and Friends will take place at the back GHS patio on Saturday, April 30th @ 12:30. All guests will get to decorate their own cupcake treat, talk and take pictures with cast members, and make a magic wand or knight’s shield to take into the show and home with them. Tickets for this event will be $20 per parent/child pair and additional children are $10. Tickets available here.

Final Fun Flyer


Summer Basketball Camp

Boys Ages: 8-15 (raising 2nd-9th)

June 9th-10th ~ 8am - 12pm

Cost is $75 

See they flyer for additional information.

Basketball image

First, sign up here: https://tinyurl.com/tbmt74bu

Second, pay online here: Basketball Boys Bulldog Camp (include the full student name in description)

The fee for camp is $75. We are planning on every camper to receive a T-shirt &camp basketball. **MAX of 60 campers, so please register online in your registration form ASAP!!!***

Contact Coach Gordon if you have any problems registering and paying online.(804) 929-0322 prgordon@glnd.k12.va.us