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SOL Testing Dates:

Students in 3rd - 5th grade will continue state SOL testing this week.  Please make sure your students get a good night of rest, have a plan for a good breakfast, arrive on time to school, and calm any anxiety on the day of testing.  We know our students are well prepared, and will do great!

This Week:

Tuesday, May 17: Math Grade 4

Wednesday, May 18: Math Grade 3

Thursday, May 19: Math Grade 5 & 6

Friday, May 20: VA Studies Grade 4


Field Day 2022

BES Field Day will take place on Friday, June 3rd!  If you are able to volunteer to run a station or rotate with a class, then please let your child’s homeroom teacher know.


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.


Important Dates

Friday, June 3: Field Day

Tuesday, June 7: 5th Grade Graduation

Wednesday, June 8: Last day of school! Dismissal at 12:30pm


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