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  Open Houses
 
April 12, Friday
OAKLAND SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Oakland School.
Come learn about Oakland's Year-Round School and Summer Camp. Meet the Head of School, staff, students, and animals! Have some freshly baked cookies. RSVP. Oakland School, Troy.  10am-12pm.  Email: admissions@oaklandschool.net. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-293-9059. 
 
April 13, Saturday
CWS EARLY CHILDHOOD OPEN HOUSE
Charlottesville Waldorf School.
Parent-child, toddler, nursery, and kindergarten rooms will be open for play and exploration. Teachers will be available to answer questions, and children are welcome and encouraged to attend. Learn about how CWS honors the needs of the young child while laying the foundation for later academic work, within a play-based program. Charlottesville Waldorf School.  10am-12pm .  $Free.  Recommended for ages 2 to 6.  Contact: Sarah C Pevehouse.  Email: enrollment@cwaldorf.org. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-973-4946. 
 
April 12 & 13, Friday & Saturday
UNITED CHRISTIAN ACADEMY SUMMER CHILDCARE OPEN HOUSE
United Christian Academy.
Join us for our Summer childcare open house. Meet the staff, tour the facility and learn about our academic and spiritual oriented program. Bring the kids to enjoy craft stations, a puppet show, bounce house, face painting and more. United Christian Academy.  4-7pm Friday, 9am-2pm Saturday.  $Free.  Recommended for ages 3 to 6.  Contact: Faith Vargas.  Email: principal@ucacrusaders.com. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-985-2947. 
 
April 18, Thursday
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION OPEN HOUSE FOR CHARLOTTESVILLE CITY SCHOOLS
Charlottesville City Schools.
A child must be five years old on or before September 30 of the upcoming school year to enroll in kindergarten. Bring a certified birth certificate, the child's social security card, proof of City residency (mortgage, lease or real estate tax document or a government issued ID and utility bill), a copy of a comprehensive physical exam and evidence of immunizations required by Virginia state law. All Charlottesville City Schools.  3:30-6pm.  $Free.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-245-2400. 
 
  School Fundraisers & Fairs
 
April 6, Saturday
22ND ANNUAL GALA AUCTION
Charlottesville Catholic School.
The event consists of raffles, a silent auction, a seated dinner during the live auction, Teacher Wish List fund drive and live entertainment. Darden, UVA.  6pm doors.  Email: info.ccs@cvillecatholic.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-964-0400. 
 
April 26, Friday
26TH ANNUAL NORTH BRANCH GOLF TOURNAMENT
North Branch School.
A captain's choice tournament played on the beautiful Stoney Creek Golf Course at Wintergreen in Nellysford. All proceeds from this tournament go to the scholarship and tuition assistance programs at North Branch School. Stoney Creek Golf Course at Wintergreen.  12pm registration & putting contest, 1pm shotgun start.  Contact: Bonnie Holliday.  Email: nbsgiving@gmail.com. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 540-456-8450. 
 
  School Meetings
 
Second Wednesdays
BUFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL PTO MEETING
6pm.  For details, please click this link. 
 
First Thursdays
CHARLOTTESVILLE CITY SCHOOL BOARD MEETINGS
Charlottesville School District.
Stay informed and hear about Charlottesville City Schools. Feel free to attend and speak at these events. A public comment period takes place at the beginning and end of each meeting. Charlottesville High School Media Center.  5pm.  Email: schoolboard@charlottesvilleschools.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-245-2400. 
 
November 6, Tuesday
PARENT BOOK CLUB
Redhill Elementary Parent-Teacher Association.
Red Hill Elementary School's first Parent Book Club meeting is on the horizon. Nancy McCullen and the PTO will host an open discussion about the first two chapters of Becoming Brilliant: What Science Tells Us About Raising Successful Children. The library will offer a limited amount of book copies. Redhill Elementary Library, North Garden.  $Free.  All ages welcome.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-293-5332. 
 
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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