Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.Upcoming Dates:
December 9 - Winter Walk of Lights, PTO sponsored
December 10 - December Webinar, details below
December 11 - Oakton HS Winter Wonderland Concert
December 13 - Lucia's Spirit Night, PTO sponsored
December 20-31 - Winter Break - No School
January 17 - FCPS Student Holiday, No School
January 20 - Two Hour Early Release, School dismisses at 2:00
January 21 & 24 - FCPS Student Holidays, No School for StudentsReminder: Referral Window for Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) Level IV Screening Consideration Ends December 15
December 15 is the deadline for parents to submit a referral form for their student to be screened for full-time Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) Level IV services. The parent referral form, submitted electronically, is one pathway to have a student screened for AAP Level IV services. Parents should not wait for an announcement of the second-grade screening pool if they want to make sure their student is screened for AAP Level IV services in the coming screening cycle. Parents of students in grades 2-7 will need to submit the referral form by December 15.
Referrals will not be accepted after December 15. For more information about AAP Level IV services or the screening process, please visit https://www.fcps.edu/academics/academic-overview/advanced-academic-programs
If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Graham, the school’s Advanced Academic Resource Teacher.Going, Going, Gone on Dec. 18
These items remain unclaimed in the lost and found. Unclaimed items will be donated on December 18th.COVID Vaccine Records
If your child has received two COVID vaccines, please submit a copy of their vaccination card. The vaccine doses will be recorded in SIS and a copy will be kept in the student’s health folder. Submit a picture or a copy of the card to Kristy Kim, our SIA/Registrar: email@example.comLucia's Spirit Night
On Monday December 13 help support our school and a terrific local business. Join us at Lucias from 11 am - 10 pm for a delicious lunch or dinner. Please see this flyer for more information.Grades 3-6 Fall iReady Results Available in SIS ParentVue
Grades 3-6 fall iReady scores are now available for families in SIS ParentVue.December Webinar Buying A New Electronic Device for your Child? What Every Parent Needs to Know
Have you been thinking about a new phone, laptop, or gaming system purchase for your child?
This session will help parents:
- Understand developmental factors to consider
- How to proactively prepare and establish boundaries with your child
- How to respond to challenges when they arise
Presented by Tammi Sisk, FCPS Instructional Technology Specialist, and Bethany Deemers, FCPS Mental Health Specialist.
Friday December 10, 2021 10 - 11:30 a.m.
The annual Sweet Treat Buffet for the Crossfield Teachers and Staff will be Friday, December 10th. Teachers and staff will enjoy a warm beverage as they pack their goody boxes full of holiday treats! The PTO will provide a coffee & hot cocoa bar. We need help with donations of lots of sweets and treats. Anything goes -- individually portioned cookies, brownies, cupcakes, baked goods, candy, chocolates, fudge, etc.
Please sign up to contribute here.Yearbook Sales Online Now!
Yearbook Sales are open for sale now on CrossfieldPTO.org for $25. Click here and select the 2021-22 yearbook to order yours today for delivery to your child's class in June. Also, do you need a XFLD car magnet? Check out the rest of the Crossfield swag on sale and place an order today.Crossfield Winter Walk of Lights at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Thursday 12/9/21
Join the Crossfield community for our 1st Winter Walk of Lights on Thursday, December 9th, 2021. The Winter Walk is more than a half-mile long, one-way route- providing an enchanting and safe evening activity. Crossfield will have a dedicated check-in table to pick up your discounted $13 tickets, and a Crossfield blue glow bracelet for each guest. You may arrive anytime between 5:30 and 9pm to enter the gardens. Purchase your discounted tickets before 7 December 2021 using this link: https://tools.ptoffice.com/Stores/Meadowlark
Join the Oakton High Band for a Children's Holiday Wonderland Concert
The band students of Oakton High School want to share their love of music with children throughout the region.
This is an event you won't want to miss!
December 11, 2021
Show times: 10am and 2pm
2900 Sutton Road, Oakton, VA 22181
Enter through Door 1 (Main Entrance)
Enjoy an interactive holiday concert, specially crafted to keep kids interested and entertained. Listen, clap and sing along to favorite holiday tunes. Children can create holiday crafts in the Wonderland Workshop. Adults can relax in the Cocoa Cafe and snap a special pic of your child at our Santa Photo Station.
Advance tickets: Children* and adults $7
At the door: Children* and adults $10
*Child tickets include one craft and photo op with Santa
Additional crafts will be available for $2 each
Please see attached flyerStop. It's the law.
Drivers are required to follow certain laws when encountering a school bus. Virginia motorists must:
- stop for stopped school buses with flashing red lights and an extended stop sign when approaching from any direction
- remain stopped until everyone is clear and the bus moves again
- stop whenever the bus is loading or unloading passengers, even if the lights and stop sign are not activated
Thank you for participating in the Square 1 Art fundraiser and helping Crossfield meet our fundraising goal! By ordering your child’s amazing art on memorable keepsakes, you celebrated creativity AND helped raise over $3,600 for our school!!!! Thank you for your support!
Orders will arrive in mid-December. Click here to keep your order a secret from your child(ren).
If you missed out on ordering or would like to order additional unique gifts, you can order year round (and ship directly to your house).
Parents: Please use this Questionnaire to determine if your child should come to school on any given day. If your child is at school and displays Covid-like symptoms, they may be sent to the Care Room and required to be picked up.Parent/Guardian Access to Family Life Education Lessons in Schoology
The FLE lessons are available for you to review in the parent course in Schoology.
If you wish to opt your child out of all or part of the FLE program, please complete the opt out form included in this link and return the form to school prior to FLE instruction. Link to Opt Out FormsLost and Found
If your child has missplaced or lost a personal item, please encourage them to check the Lost and Found located in the cafeteria.FCPS Cares Program
The FCPS CARES Program is an opportunity for parents, staff, and community members to recognize FCPS employees for going above and beyond to help others and show they care. We invite you to submit your story so we can acknowledge the good work of FCPS employees.