The 2016 Glasgow Middle School team won the Gold Award at the Family Career and Community Leaders of America competitions at BOTH the state and national levels. The School Board extends our hearty congratulations to team members Lacy Callahan, Susan Connell and Zara Green, as well as to their Lead Advisor, Angela DeHart, who teaches Family and Consumer Science at Glasgow. Read more from Sandy Evans here.
We’re pleased to announce that GMS OM Team won Second Place at the NoVA North Tournament on March 4, 2017. The team-written and designed performance was a satire on the body’s battle against the vengeful effects of Ebola, with the body’s defenses led by the shape-shifting superhero “Brainstorm” and its spastic side kick “Sugar.” Special guest appearances during the simulated video-blog included the Queen of Hip-Hop Pelvis Presley, Bluetooth the famous blogger, and life-sized butterflies. Please congratulate the members of the GMS OM Team: Conner Aylward (6G), Grace Breed (6G), Daniel Brock (7G), Sydney DeVan (7G), Erica Schroeder (7G), Sophia […]
Thanks to all that attended our March 20th PTA meeting that included an interactive session on how to have conversations with your children that build relationships and prompt discussion and reflection. Please review the presentation and handouts if you were unable to join us! PTA Meeting – Meaningful Conversations – Handouts PTA Meeting – Meaningful Conversations
Join us in an interactive session on how to have conversations with your children that build relationships and prompt discussion and reflection. Learn tools to make it easier to talk with, listen to, and connect with your children. Get beyond one-word answers or ‘teen-speak’ via conversational strategies that are applicable both at home and in school. PTA Meeting Flyer – Eng+Span Mar2017
Join us for the hottest game in town! Doors open at 6:00pm for pre-game food and spirit wear sales. Eat dinner before the games begin! Please sign up to help with concessions, ticket sales, door control or Spirit Wear sales! Sign up via Sign-Up Genius: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c084aa4a92da0fc1-hoop1 GMSHOOP IT UP 2017
Ms. Angela DeHart created the STEM Impressionists Group to work with Glasgow Students who are interested in exploring STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Math subjects. Read more about the incredible activities they’ve done this year and will continue to do through the 2016-2017 school year! 2016_2017ActivitiesHistory
Tired of one-word responses from your children?? Come out to the March 20 PTA meeting for an interactive session on how to have conversations with your children that build relationships and prompt discussion and reflection. Glasgow teachers will present information based on recent training on conversational strategies, which are just as applicable at home as they are at school. Mark your calendar for March 20, 7pm… you don’t want to miss this exciting and interactive event!
Glasgow is 1 of 3 schools selected as live interview site for Q&A with a NASA engineer! It all happens on Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day next week 23 February. NASA’s Digital Learning Network will host 30-minute events on every hour starting at 9am EST to highlight women in engineering at NASA. Our interview happens at 3pm ET – Ali Luna, Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Program Director, Ames Research Center After the event, all of the videos will be available on the National Engineering Google Classroom for girls that are unable to attend. And we’ll feature them on Glasgow’s web page under the STEM tab. […]
HARLEM WIZARDS COMING TO FALLS CHURCH The Wizards Combine Awe-Inspiring Basketball Skills and Hilarious Comedy in an Event for the Whole Family What: On Thursday, February 9, the world-famous Harlem Wizards will put on a fun-filled, laugh-a-minute show for the whole family at J.E.B Stuart High School in Falls Church. The Wizards will compete against the Raider Ballers, a team made up of students, teachers and members from our community. Throughout the game, fans will experience a magical display of tricks, coordinated ball handling, fancy passing and aerodynamic athleticism combined with high-energy comedy and audience interaction. Who: The event is […]