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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 for the 12th Annual Golden Apple Award! One winner will be selected from each school. Deadline February 4. Schools in Albemarle County and City of Charlottesville.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 296-5820. 
 
  Open Houses
 
January 30, Friday
OAKLAND SCHOOL COFFEE SOCIAL
Prospective parents are invited to join Head of School, Carol Williams, Admissions Director, Jamie Cato and current Oakland School parents at Cville Coffee to learn more about five week summer program and year-round school. Coffee will be provided. C'ville Coffee.  8:30-9:30am.  Contact: Jamie Cato.  Email: admissions@oaklandschool.net. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 293-9059. 
 
January 31, Saturday
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
International School of Charlottesville.
Visit classrooms, speak with teachers, and learn more about the classes and programs for 2015-2016. There will be information for parents and activities for the children. International School of Charlottesville.  Directions: 830 Monticello Avenue.  10am-12pm.  $Free.  Email: admissions@theISC.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 984-2174. 
 
February 7, Saturday
STUART HALL LOWER SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Stuart Hall School.
Prospective families for grades PK-5 are invited to join for tours and information. Crafts for kids with the art teacher, refreshments, and faculty and parents available to answer questions. Please rsvp: admissions@stuart-hall.org. 74 Quicks Mill Rd, Verona .  9:30-11:30am.  $FREE.  Contact: Mia Kivlighan.  Email: mkivlighan@stuart-hall.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 540-213-7743. 
 
February 11, Wednesday
FREE UNION COUNTRY SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Free Union Country School.
9am-12pm.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 978-1700. 
 
February 12, Thursday
PEABODY MIDDLE SCHOOL 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.  Directions: 1232 Stoney Ridge Road.  9am-2pm.  $Free.  Contact: Katherine Murrah.  Email: kmurrah@peabodyschool.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 296-6901. 
 
February 19, Thursday
STUART HALL SCHOOL INFORMATION AND TOUR DAY
Stuart Hall School.
Prospective parents and students (for grades 6-12) are invited to learn more about Stuart Hall's co-ed program for both day and boarding. Meet faculty, students, and parents and tour the school to see how a Stuart Hall education can benefit you. Please rsvp: admissions@stuart-hall.org. 235 West Frederick St, Staunton.  8:30-10:30am.  $FREE.  Contact: Mia Kivlighan.  Email: mkivlighan@stuart-hall.org. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 540-213-7743. 
 
  School Fundraisers & Fairs
 
February 21, Saturday
ANNUAL RED HILL CHILI COOK-OFF & BINGO NIGHT
Red Hill Elementary School PTO.
Play bingo and taste some of the best chili Red Hill has to offer. Red Hill Elementary School Cafeteria.  6-8pm.  For details, please click this link. 
 
  School Meetings
 
February 5, 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. 
 
February 12, Thursday
ALBEMARLE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
Albemarle County School District.
Come and find out about current issues and hot topics at the Albemarle County school board meeting. Albemarle County Office Building, Lane Auditorium.  Directions: 401 McIntire Road, Charlottesville.  6:30pm.  All ages welcome.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 972-4055. 
 
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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