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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

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  • Día del Libro ¡El Día internacional del Libro y del Derecho de Autor!
    23 de abril, 2014
    - 7º y 8º periodoDia mundial del libro

    El Departamento de Idiomas del Mundo e Inmersión se complacen en anunciar la celebración de la Lengua Española en el Día Mundial del Libro y del Derecho de Autor, 23 de abril. Esta es una fecha simbólica para la literatura universal, ya que en esta fecha en 1616 murieron Cervantes, Shakespeare y el Inca Garcilaso de la Vega. En Gunston, estamos planeando una asamblea que incluye la participación del público en un concurso de deletreo, de poesía y declamación, trabalenguas y adivinanzas - TODO EN ESPAÑOL. También estaremos anunciando a los ganadores del concurso de pósteres de toda la escuela durante este evento.

    La asamblea  es para todos los estudiantes de inmersión (6º, 7º y  8º grado) y los estudiantes en Español 1 y 2, y Español para hablantes con fluidez  1 y 2.


    World Book Day Assembly!
    April 23, 2014 - 7th and 8th Periods 
    World Book and Copyright Day The World Languages and Immersion Department is pleased to announce our celebration of the Spanish Language on World Book & Copyright Day, April 23rd. This is a symbolic date for world literature, because it is on this date in 1616 that Cervantes, Shakespeare and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega all died. At Gunston, we are planning an assembly that includes audience participation in a Spelling Bee, poetry contest and recitation, tongue twisters and riddles-ALL IN SPANISH. We will also be announcing the winners of the school wide poster contest during the event.
     
    This assembly will involve all immersion students (6th, 7th and 8th grade) and students enrolled in Spanish 1 and 2, and Spanish for Fluent Speakers 1 and 2.
     
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  • Good News!
     
    VJAS
    We are happy to announce that 16 Gunston students had their papers accepted by the Virginia Junior VJAS Academy of Science Research Symposium.  They will have the opportunity to present at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA, on May 13-15, 2014.
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    Congratulations to our own Ms. Saundra Simonson, Cafeteria Assistant, who has been selected as the 2013-2014 Arlington Public Schools C Scale Employee of the Year!
     
    Saundra Simonson Arlington Public Schools announced its 2014 Support Employees of the Year today. The Support Employees of the Year will be recognize by the School Board along with the Teacher of the Year and Principal of the Year at a reception and ceremony at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 15 at Kenmore Middle School.
     

    Report card Honor Roll!
    Congratulations to all the Gunston students who made Honor Roll and Bug Roll for the Third Quarter!

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  • Freshmen Pre-Season Work Outs Thursdays
    Beginning April 10th
    Wakefield H.S. Main Gym 3:15 p.m.
    Open to current 7th and 8th graders
    Wayne Hogwood, Varsity Head Coach
    wayne.hogwood@apsva.us (571) 296-2215
    Kevin Almond, Freshmen Coach
    kevin.almond@apsva.us (571) 224-3893
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