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  Events for Educators
 
16TH ANNUAL GOLDEN APPLE AWARD NOMINATIONS
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Nominate your favorite teacher at a public or private school in Albemarle County or the City of Charlottesville! One winner will be selected from each school. Deadline February 2. Schools in Albemarle County and City of Charlottesville.  All ages welcome.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 296-5820. 
 
  Open Houses
 
January 23, Monday
COVENANT SCHOOL STUDENT VISITATION DAY
The Covenant School.
Prospective students in grades 7-11 are invited to spend the day attending classes at Covenant's Upper School. RSVP required. The Covenant Upper School.  Email: admissions@covenantschool.org. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 220-7330. 
 
January 24, Tuesday
THE COVENANT SCHOOL LOWER OPEN HOUSE
The Covenant School.
Headmaster's Coffee and open house for prospective parents. Optional tours following the open house. The Covenant School.  8:30-11am.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 220-7309. 
 
January 28, Saturday
OPEN HOUSE AT CARVER AND SMITH AQUATIC
Charlottesville Parks and Recreation.
A free open house! Use either facility free of charge and experience them for yourself. Carver Recreation Center.  10am-2pm Carver, 1pm-5pm Smith.  All ages welcome.  Contact: Kylie Cempre.  Email: cemprek@charlottesville.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 970-3053. 
 
February 15, Wednesday
PEABODY SCHOOL WINTER OPEN HOUSE
Peabody School.
Prospective parents can observe classes, speak with current students and teachers, and take a guided tour of the school. Peabody School.  9am-2pm.  $Free.  Email: diane.krehmeyer@peabodyschool.org. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 296-6901. 
 
February 20, Monday
OAKLAND SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Oakland School.
The event will begin with the Head of School giving an overview of the program followed by student- and adult-guided tours of the campus and classrooms. RSVP by email. Oakland School, Keswick.  10am.  Email: admissions@oaklandschool.net. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 293-9059. 
 
February 20, Monday
RENAISSANCE SCHOOL SPRING OPEN HOUSE
Parents and interested students are invited to tour the school, speak with current students and faculty, as well as attend classes and experience the interdisciplinary learning culture of Renaissance School. 418 E Jefferson St.  9am-4pm.  $Free.  Contact: Richelle Claiborne.  Email: rclaiborne@renaissanceschool.org. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 984-1952. 
 
  School Meetings
 
February 2, Thursday
CHARLOTTESVILLE CITY SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
Charlottesville School District.
Come listen to the discussions, debates and decisions of the city school board. Charlottesville High School.  Directions: Booker T. Reaves Media Center.  5pm.  All ages welcome.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 245-2400. 
 
Second Wednesdays
BUFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL PTO MEETING
6pm.  For details, please click this link. 
 
monthly, see schedule for details
SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Albemarle County School District.
Provides advice concerning unmet needs in the education of children with disabilities and assists in the formulation and development of long-range plans for these children. Any parent may attend committee meetings. Albemarle County Office Building.  Directions: Room 320, 401 McIntire Road, Charlottesville.  7-9pm.  All ages welcome.  Email: albemarleseac@gmail.com. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 974-6442. 
 
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