Special Update from Irving MS

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Upcoming Important Dates

January 19 - TODAY - ALL Day!

Jersey Mike’s Grand Opening - Irving MS PTA will receive 100% of the sales!

January 20 - VIRTUAL Learning Day

Please see the schedule below.

January 21 & 24  - Student Holiday

End of 2nd Quarter Teacher work days 

No school for students

January 25

3rd Quarter Begins

Restart of After School Program and Late Buses

** Students report to their 1st semester, 1st period class to pick up a printed copy of their 2nd semester schedule

January 26 - Rescheduled

Irving’s Curriculum Night - VIRTUAL

6:30-7:10 - Info about Special Education and ESOL

7:15-7:45 - Info about core classes (separate sessions for 7th and 8th grades)

7:50 - Info about electives

Virtual Schedule for Thursday, January 20

Below is the bell schedule we will use for Thursday, January 20. Students should NOT report to the school building as all instruction will be virtual. Students should log into Zoom for each of their classes using Schoology. Students practiced logging into Zoom last week with teachers. Attendance will be taken - if your child is not able to participate in live Zoom classes tomorrow, please complete the attendance form.

 

Period Start End Class Time 2nd Period 9:30 10:00 30 Minutes 4th Period 10:10 10:40 30 Minutes Lunch 10:40 11:05 25 Minutes 6th Period 11:05 11:35 30 Minutes 8th Period 11:45 12:15 30 Minutes

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Upcoming Important Dates

January 19 - TOMORROW!!

Jersey Mike’s Grand Opening - Irving MS PTA will receive 100% of the sales!

January 20 -

2-hour early dismissal

Students will be dismissed at 12:15 pm

January 21 & 24  - Student Holiday

End of 2nd Quarter Teacher work days 

No school for students

January 25

3rd Quarter Begins

Restart of After School Program and Late Buses

January 26 - Rescheduled

Irving’s Curriculum Night - VIRTUAL

6:30-7:10 - Info about Special Education and ESOL

7:15-7:45 - Info about core classes (separate sessions for 7th and 8th grades)

7:50 - Info about electives

Preparing for Potential Weather Related Virtual Days

In an effort to ensure all students are prepared for a possible need to switch to virtual learning due to inclement weather, FCPS has created a Student Technology Readiness Checklist. We will be encouraging students to take everything they will need with them to and from school daily, just in case. Last week, teachers had students practice finding and logging into Zoom. We will continue to remind students if we see a possibility of inclement weather. 

Should your family need assistance with internet access, MiFi devices are available. Please notify your child’s school counselor as soon as possible so we can request the device. 

If FCPS makes a decision to switch to virtual due to weather, families will receive an email and text message from Irving MS regarding the start times for classes as well as what classes will be meeting.

News from Your PTA Spirit Wear

Our year-round spirit-wear store is now live! Check out the new apparel, and choose from a selection of logo designs. https://www.irvingmiddlespiritwear.com/

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

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Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Upcoming Important Dates

January 17

Martin Luther King Jr Holiday - no school

January 19

Jersey Mike’s Grand Opening - Irving MS PTA will receive 100% of the sales!

January 25

Restart of After School Program and Late Buses

January 26 - Rescheduled

Irving’s Curriculum Night - VIRTUAL

6:30-7:10 - Info about Special Education and ESOL

7:15-7:45 - Info about core classes (separate sessions for 7th and 8th grades)

7:50 - Info about electives

Irving’s VIRTUAL Curriculum Night is January 26th - RESCHEDULED!

You are invited to learn about courses that will be offered at Irving next year at our Curriculum Night on January 26. We will offer the following programs:

  • 6:30-7:10 - Information will be provided about Special Education courses
  • 7:15-7:45 - Information will be provided about 7th and 8th grade core classes (English, history, science & math)
  • 7:50 - Information will be provided about elective classes for 7th and 8th grade students

The sessions will be recorded and posted on our website. Links to attend each of the presentations will be shared with all of our incoming 7th and 8th grade families through email on January 25th. Students are welcome to attend. Please visit our course catalog to learn more information about the classes we offer and watch videos about our electives. 

Yearbook Pre-Orders!

We are now taking Yearbook pre-orders. Please visit www.yearbooksforever.com to pre-order your 2021-2022 WIMS yearbook for $20.

Any questions please email [email protected]

Library News

We were happy to see students this first week of the New Year.  Many students were great about returning some overdue books after the longer-than-usual break.  Students may always check to see what they have checked out by logging into the library’s catalog system.  The easiest way to access this on any computer is to go from fcps.edu / Choose “Library” / Select Library Catalog / Select “Irving Middle School.”  Students will then be prompted to log in with their FCPS credentials (the same username and password they use to access Google and Schoology, etc.)  

We hope to hear what you read on our next batch of snow days!

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians

New Devices?

It’s a popular time of year for families to introduce new devices to their homes...new phones, gaming consoles, laptops, etc. As new devices are introduced, it might be a good time to introduce, or update, family device contracts. Here is a customizable device contract to get you started! Additionally, here is an optional Digital Citizenship Parent Resource Webinar available for families, just in time to think about any new holiday purchases: Introducing New Devices to your Child

News from Your PTA Spirit Wear

Our year-round spirit-wear store is now live! Check out the new apparel, and choose from a selection of logo designs. https://www.irvingmiddlespiritwear.com/

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

8100 Old Keene Mill Springfield, VA 22152  | Main Office: 703-912-4500
Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Upcoming Important Dates

December 18-January 2

Winter Break - No School - Irving MS Building is Closed throughout the entire break

January 3 - January 7

No After School Clubs and Late Buses

Save the Date - January 5, 2022

Jersey Mike’s Grand Opening - Irving MS PTA will receive 100% of the sales!

January 12

Irving’s Curriculum Night - VIRTUAL

6:30-7:10 - Info about Special Education and ESOL

7:15-7:45 - Info about core classes (separate sessions for 7th and 8th grades)

7:50 - Info about electives

Thank you, PTA and Irving MS Families! Your generosity definitely brought joy to our Irving Staff. We hope you enjoy a wonderful Winter Break

Happy Holidays!

Taking a Break during Winter Break

We will again be asking that our staff and students step away from their computers, school work, and emails so they can enjoy some downtime over Winter Break. There will be no work assigned during winter break and no tests, quizzes, or major due dates on Monday, January 3 or Tuesday, January 4, when we return from break. 

Also, so that all Irving Staff may take a break, our building will be closed throughout winter break. We will reopen on Monday, January 3. We hope you have a safe and relaxing break.

Irving’s VIRTUAL Curriculum Night is January 12th - Save the date!

You are invited to learn about courses that will be offered at Irving next year at our Curriculum Night on January 12. We will offer the following programs:

  • 6:30-7:10 - Information will be provided about Special Education and ESOL courses
  • 7:15-7:45 - Information will be provided about 7th and 8th grade core classes (English, history, science & math)
  • 7:50 - Information will be provided about elective classes for 7th and 8th grade students

The sessions will be recorded and posted on our website. Links to attend each of the presentations will be shared with all of our incoming 7th and 8th grade families through email on January 11th. Students are welcome to attend. Please visit our course catalog to learn more information about the classes we offer and watch videos about our electives. 

Yearbook Pre-Orders!

We are now taking Yearbook pre-orders. Please visit www.yearbooksforever.com to pre-order your 2021-2022 WIMS yearbook for $20.

Any questions please email [email protected]

Library News

Looking for something to do during winter break? Read with your child - check out our online resources in Schoology or pick out a book from your local public library. Happy Reading!

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians

New Devices?

It’s a popular time of year for families to introduce new devices to their homes...new phones, gaming consoles, laptops, etc. As new devices are introduced, it might be a good time to introduce, or update, family device contracts. Here is a customizable device contract to get you started! Additionally, here is an optional Digital Citizenship Parent Resource Webinar available for families, just in time to think about any new holiday purchases: Introducing New Devices to your Child

Student Laptop Care Over Winter Break

We ask that parents/guardians have a plan for ensuring student devices are in a safe place during Winter Break and that they are charged and ready to use when school reopens on January 3, 2022. Thank you!

News from Your PTA Teacher Appreciation Pies

Thank you for your generosity in helping to gift each teacher with a large and delicious pie! A special thank you to those who helped with pick-up, storage, and distribution. The teachers were very appreciative of this event!

Spirit Wear

Our year-round spirit-wear store is now live! Check out the new apparel, and choose from a selection of logo designs. Order by Monday, Dec. 20 and receive FREE shipping!

https://www.irvingmiddlespiritwear.com/

Spirit Night

Our next Spirit Night will be January 5 at the grand opening of West Springfield’s Jersey Mike’s Subs! This a great opportunity to support Irving as 100% of sales will be donated to the school! See the attached flyer for details.

Happy Holidays!

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

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Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Please Charge Student Laptops Each Night

We shared this information with students this week and we ask that parents/guardians remind students to charge laptops each night. Thank you!

Upcoming Important Dates

December 18-January 2

Winter Break - No School - Irving MS Building Closed

Save the Date - January 5, 2022

Jersey Mike’s Grand Opening - Irving MS PTA will receive 100% of the sales!

Congratulations to Simon S. who placed 2nd in the Veterans of Foreign War sponsored essay writing contest - “Patriot’s Pen.”  VFW Post 8469 presented him with his award on December 4, 2021. 

Congratulations, Simon!

Taking a Break during Winter Break

As we prepare for the upcoming winter break, we will again be asking that our staff and students step away from their computers, school work and emails so they can enjoy some downtime. Please know that there will be no work assigned during winter break and no tests, quizzes, or major due dates on Monday, January 3 or Tuesday, January 4, when we return from break. 

Also, so that all Irving Staff may take a break, our building will be closed throughout winter break. We will reopen on Monday, January 3. We hope you have a safe and relaxing break. 

SAPS for WSHS Pyramid

Hi Washington Irving, I’m Ken Johnson the Substance Abuse Prevention Specialist (SAPS) for the West Springfield pyramid.  We now have a SAPS Twitter account you can follow us on.  The account can be found here: FCPS SAPS (@FcpsSaps) / Twitter.  Here is a YouTube video link on the Marijuana legislation and how it impacts you and Fairfax County Public Schools:

English: https://youtu.be/CpmUJ_s2ddw

Spanish: https://youtu.be/140V-Tu6oRQ

Yearbook Pre-Orders!

We are now taking Yearbook pre-orders. Please visit www.yearbooksforever.com to pre-order your 2021-2022 WIMS yearbook for $20.

Any questions please email [email protected]

Library News

The Irving Library was busy this week with visits from all 8th grade students as they selected an historical fiction novel to read for their next English class project.  Ask your student what title they borrowed!  Throughout their reading of the novel, students will be looking for evidence in the text that shows that the book is set in a different time, will be making connections between the events in the book and present-day, and will be determining what parts are historical and what parts are fiction.  Great dinner conversation potential there!

The Winter Break is coming up.  Make sure to encourage your student to have plenty of reading material to occupy their time over the holidays.  

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians

Student Laptop Care Over Winter Break

We will be sharing these Winter Break Laptop Care tips with students next week. We ask that parents/guardians have a plan for ensuring student devices are in a safe place during Winter Break and that they are charged and ready to use when school reopens on January 3, 2022. Thank you!

News from Your PTA Spirit Wear

Our year-round spirit-wear store is now live! Check out the new apparel, and choose from a selection of logo designs. Plus, order between Friday, 12/3 - 12/20 and receive FREE shipping! https://www.irvingmiddlespiritwear.com/

Teacher Appreciation Pies

Thank you so much for your support! We have met our donation goal! We are still in need of volunteers to help pick up and store pies. All that is required is a little time and space in your refrigerator. We also are looking for volunteers to help distribute the pies to the teachers throughout the week. You can sign up here to help.

Spirit Night

Our next Spirit Night will be January 5 at the grand opening of West Springfield’s Jersey Mike’s Subs! This a great opportunity to support Irving as 100% of sales will be donated to the school! See the attached flyer for details.

Thank You

As we come to the end of 2021 and the midpoint of the school year, the PTA Board and committee chairs would like to say a huge THANK YOU for all your support throughout the fall. We wish you an enjoyable Winter Break, and we’ll see you in January!

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected].

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

8100 Old Keene Mill Springfield, VA 22152  | Main Office: 703-912-4500
Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Upcoming Important Dates

Save the Date - December 3 at 7:00 pm  

PTA Movie Night

Students will watch Elf in the cafeteria

Parents/Guardians will watch Most Likely to Succeed in the 8th grade gym and have a discussion with Ms. Conley

** Please NOTE - this is a family movie night parents/guardians NEED to stay with their children and may watch either ELF or Most likely to Succeed.

Monday, December 6

Outstanding Employee Nominations Due - see more information below

Friday, December 10

Last Day to Sponsor a Pie for an Irving Staff Member: Irving MemberHub store at https://irvingms.memberhub.com/store/items/549945 to show your appreciation to our wonderful WIMS teachers and staff by donating a pie (or pies). You can also sign up to help with pie pick-up and delivery.

December 18-January 2

Winter Break - No School - Irving MS Building Closed

Save the Date - January 5, 2022

Jersey Mike’s Grand Opening - Irving MS PTA will receive 100% of the sales!

Yearbook Pre-Orders!

We are now taking Yearbook pre-orders. Please visit www.yearbooksforever.com to pre-order your 2021-2022 WIMS yearbook for $20.

Any questions please email [email protected]

Nominate an Irving MS Outstanding Staff Member

It is time to nominate our amazing staff for the FCPS Outstanding Employee awards. Please complete the Nomination Form and nominate an Irving MS employee for each of the categories. We have been fortunate to have previous nominees, Steve Spero, Safety & Security Assistant advance as a finalist for the Outstanding Operational Employee category and Jenny Hay, English Teacher, was named the 2020-21 FCPS Outstanding Secondary Teacher. 

All nominations must be completed by Monday, December 6. Thank you for recognizing our employees!

Kiss & Ride Adjustment

In an effort to help students arrive to class sooner in the morning, we are going to give students who are dropped off by a parent or guardian the option of exiting their car near the front of the school once our buses have cleared. While still following the same Kiss & Ride path, a staff member in a yellow vest will be stationed near the set of cones along the right lane of our Kiss & Ride lines to alert you when this is available. Please be sure to use the right lane if your child wants to take advantage of this. Students will still have the option of entering the school by door 2 as they have been doing if that is closer to their class. If you do drop your child near the main entrance, we still ask that you follow the rest of the Kiss & Ride traffic pattern to keep the flow moving and do not try to cut across the parking lot.

Want a way to support families in our community this holiday season?

Each year, the Irving staff and community adopt Irving families to provide gifts during the holiday season. As you can imagine, there is even more need this year in the Irving community. If you would like to donate directly to a family in our neighborhood by providing a gift card, please sign up using this Sign Up Genius. Please plan to deliver the gift card to Meg Gollinger at Irving by December 3rd to ensure we have enough time to get the gift cards to families. 

If your family needs assistance, please reach out to Ms. Jamison at [email protected].

Library News

The Irving Library was busy this week with visits from all 8th grade students as they selected an historical fiction novel to read for their next English class project.  Ask your student what title they borrowed!  Throughout their reading of the novel, students will be looking for evidence in the text that shows that the book is set in a different time, will be making connections between the events in the book and present-day, and will be determining what parts are historical and what parts are fiction.  Great dinner conversation potential there!

The Winter Break is coming up.  Make sure to encourage your student to have plenty of reading material to occupy their time over the holidays.  

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians

Want to show appreciation for an Irving teacher?

Irving teachers and staff ROCK!! Want a chance to let them know? Complete this Google Form to let a teacher, counselor, administrator or other Irving staff member know how much you appreciate them! 

News from Your PTA Movie Night

Don’t forget! Tonight at 7:00 pm we will host a showing of the movie “Elf” and a snow contest for students in the Irving cafeteria. At the same time, parents and guardians will watch and discuss the film “Most Likely to Succeed.” Snacks and needed supplies will be provided for both events. Please bring your own water.

** Please NOTE - this is a family movie night parents/guardians NEED to stay with their children and may watch either ELF or Most likely to Succeed. 

Spirit Wear

Our year-round spirit wear store is now live! Check out the new apparel, and choose from a selection of logo designs. Plus, order between Friday, 12/3 - 12/20 and receive FREE shipping!

https://www.irvingmiddlespiritwear.com/

Teacher Appreciation Pies

We’re half way to our goal, with 1 week left! Please visit the Irving MemberHub store at https://irvingms.memberhub.com/store/items/549945 to show your appreciation to our wonderful WIMS teachers and staff by donating a pie (or pies). You can also sign up to help with pie pick-up and delivery.

Spirit Night

Our next Spirit Night will be January 5 at the grand opening of West Springfield’s Jersey Mike’s Subs! This a great opportunity to support Irving as 100% of sales will be donated to the school! See the attached flyer for more details.

Thank You!

As we come to the end of 2021 and the midpoint of the school year, the PTA Board and committee chairs would like to say a huge THANK YOU for all your support throughout the fall. We wish you an enjoyable Winter Break, and we’ll see you in January!

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

 Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

8100 Old Keene Mill Springfield, VA 22152  | Main Office: 703-912-4500
Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

WIMS Reminders!

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Irving MS PTA Movie Night 12/3

Join us this Friday, December 3 at 7:00 pm for the Irving MS PTA Movie Night! Kids will be watching “Elf” in the cafeteria and build their best "snow" creations.

At the same time, parents and guardians will have the opportunity to watch and discuss the film “Most Likely to Succeed.”

Snacks and needed supplies will be provided for both events. See you Friday at 7:00!

Nominate an Outstanding Irving MS Staff Member

It is time to nominate our amazing staff for the FCPS Outstanding Employee awards. Please complete the Form and nominate an Irving MS employee for each of the categories. We have been fortunate to have previous nominees, Steve Spero, Safety & Security Assistant advance as a finalist for the Outstanding Operational Employee category and Jenny Hay, English Teacher, was named the 2020-21 FCPS Outstanding Secondary Teacher. 

All nominations must be completed by Monday, December 6. Thank you for recognizing our employees!

Teacher Appreciation Pies

For December, the PTA would like to show appreciation to Irving teachers and staff by gifting them with a tasty pie as they head into winter break. Click here or visit the Irving MemberHub store to sponsor a pie(s). You can also sign up to help with pie pick-up and delivery.

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Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Upcoming Important Dates

November 24-26

No School - Thanksgiving Break

November 29

School Resumes

Save the Date - December 3 at 7:00 pm  

PTA Movie Night

- Students will watch Elf 

- Parents/Guardians will watch Most Likely to Succeed and have a discussion with Ms. Conley

Monday, December 6

Outstanding Employee Nominations Due - see more information below

Ms. Sozzi’s class celebrated all of the amazing staff who ensure our school runs smoothly!

Featured above are Custodians Maria Cespedes, Luis Barreto, Safety & Security Assistant, Steve Spero, and our School Resource Officer, Office Sung Lee. We are grateful for all of our outstanding staff members!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Nominate an Irving MS Outstanding Staff Member

It is time to nominate our amazing staff for the FCPS Outstanding Employee awards. Please complete the Nomination Form and nominate an Irving MS employee for each of the categories. We have been fortunate to have previous nominees, Steve Spero, Safety & Security Assistant advance as a finalist for the Outstanding Operational Employee category and Jenny Hay, English Teacher, was named the 2020-21 FCPS Outstanding Secondary Teacher. 

All nominations must be completed by Monday, December 6. Thank you for recognizing our employees!

Enjoy Break!

We hope this Thanksgiving break you are able to relax and enjoy time with family and friends! Our staff will be taking a break from school completely and will not be available via email until they return on Monday, November 29. To ensure everyone can have a work free break, no homework will be assigned during break and there will be no tests or quizzes the first two days when we return. Wishing everyone in our Irving Family a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!

Kiss & Ride Adjustment

In an effort to help students arrive to class sooner in the morning, we are going to give students who are dropped off by a parent or guardian the option of exiting their car near the front of the school once our buses have cleared. While still following the same Kiss & Ride path, a staff member in a yellow vest will be stationed near the set of cones along the right lane of our Kiss & Ride lines to alert you when this is available. Please be sure to use the right lane if your child wants to take advantage of this. Students will still have the option of entering the school by door 2 as they have been doing if that is closer to their class. If you do drop your child near the main entrance, we still ask that you follow the rest of the Kiss & Ride traffic pattern to keep the flow moving and do not try to cut across the parking lot.

Want a way to support families in our community this holiday season?

Each year, the Irving staff and community adopt Irving families to provide gifts during the holiday season. As you can imagine, there is even more need this year in the Irving community. If you would like to donate directly to a family in our neighborhood by providing a gift card, please sign up using this Sign Up Genius. Please plan to deliver the gift card to Meg Gollinger at Irving by December 3rd to ensure we have enough time to get the gift cards to families. 

If your family needs assistance, please reach out to Ms. Jamison at [email protected].

Want to show appreciation for an Irving teacher or staff member?

Calling all students and parents/guardians: Irving teachers and staff absolutely ROCK!! Complete this Google Form to voice your appreciation for a teacher, counselor, administrator or other Irving staff member! Let's show our teachers and staff how much we appreciate them!

News from Your PTA Movie Night

On December 3 at 7:00 pm we will host a showing of the movie “Elf” and a snow contest for students. At the same time, parents and guardians will have the opportunity to watch and discuss the film “Most Likely to Succeed.” Snacks and needed supplies will be provided for both events.

Teacher Appreciation Pies

For December, we would like to show our appreciation to our teachers and staff by gifting them with a tasty pie as they head into winter break. Click here or visit the Irving MemberHub store to sponsor a pie(s). You can also sign up to help with pie pick-up and delivery.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

8100 Old Keene Mill Springfield, VA 22152  | Main Office: 703-912-4500
Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Upcoming Important Dates

Saturday, November 20

Nando’s Peri-Peri PTA Spirit Night

November 24-26

No School - Thanksgiving Break

Save the Date - December 3 at 7:00 pm  

PTA Movie Night

- Students will watch Elf 

- Parents/Guardians will watch Most Likely to Succeed and have a discussion with Ms. Conley

Enjoy Break!

We hope this Thanksgiving break you are able to relax and enjoy time with family and friends! Our staff will be taking a break from school completely and will not be available via email until they return on Monday, November 29. To ensure everyone can have a work free break, no homework will be assigned during break and there will be no tests or quizzes the first two days when we return. Wishing everyone in our Irving Family a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!

Want a way to support families in our community this holiday season?

Each year, the Irving staff and community adopt Irving families to provide gifts during the holiday season. As you can imagine, there is even more need this year in the Irving community. If you would like to donate directly to a family in our neighborhood by providing a gift card, please sign up using this Sign Up Genius. Please plan to deliver the gift card to Meg Gollinger at Irving by December 3rd to ensure we have enough time to get the gift cards to families. 

If your family needs assistance, please reach out to Ms. Jamison at [email protected].

Want to show appreciation for an Irving teacher or staff member?

Calling all students and parents/guardians: Irving teachers and staff absolutely ROCK!! Complete this Google Form to voice your appreciation for a teacher, counselor, administrator or other Irving staff member! Let's show our teachers and staff how much we appreciate them!

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively. After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods, the Irving Stays After board and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected] 

Notice: The after school program will not be held on Monday, November 21 and Tuesday, November 22 due to Thanksgiving Holiday.

Python and Java Coding Workshop

The students of the Robotics club of Fairfax High School are offering a virtual workshop to middle school students in Java and Python Programming. They are doing this as their fundraiser for buying supplies to build their Robot and pay competition fees.  Click here for details: Python and Java Coding Classes

Irving MS Parent Course in Schoology

Check out our Parent Course in Schoology for timely updates and resources. Don’t have a Schoology login? Submit a ParentVue account request to activate your account for both SIS ParentVue and Schoology!

Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club is continuing to meet each week, with a good number of participants.   The group meets in the library after school on Mondays, from 2:30-3:30.  Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

All 7th grade English classes have visited the library to select a narrative nonfiction title of their choice to read for an upcoming English class book project.  If you are wondering what “narrative nonfiction” means, it is a true account written in the style of a novel; biographies often fall into this category. Your student’s book does not need to come from the library, but it should meet the qualifications of a “narrative nonfiction” title.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA Spirit Night 

Our next Spirit Night is tomorrow, Saturday, November 20 at Nando’s Peri-Peri in Springfield Mall. Take a break from cooking and show school spirit. What a win-win! See the attached flyer for details.

Movie Night

On December 3 at 7:00 pm we will host a showing of the movie “Elf” and a snow contest for students. At the same time, parents and guardians will have the opportunity to watch and discuss the film “Most Likely to Succeed.” Snacks and needed supplies will be provided for both events.

Teacher Appreciation Pies

For December, we would like to show our appreciation to our teachers and staff by gifting them with a tasty pie as they head into winter break. Click here or visit the Irving MemberHub store to sponsor a pie(s). You can also sign up to help with pie pick-up and delivery.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

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Upcoming Important Dates

Saturday, November 20

Nando’s Peri-Peri PTA Spirit Night

November 24-26

No School - Thanksgiving Break

Save the Date - December 3 at 7:00 pm  

PTA Movie Night

- Students will watch Elf 

- Parents/Guardians will watch Most Likely to Succeed and have a discussion with Ms. Conley

Thank You West Springfield Community! Our pantry is full thanks to your generous donations to the Food for Neighbors program! We are so grateful to be able to give this food right back to students in need at Irving, West Springfield High School, and a few other schools in our area!

Volunteers Needed!

Parents/Guardians we are in need of your help! If you have an hour or two you can spare to assist us with hallway and lunch supervision, we would appreciate your help and time. Unfortunately, we are still experiencing some behaviors that are impacting our ability to maintain an optimal learning environment. In order for us to have the best learning environment, we need some additional adults in the hallways and monitoring lunches and we think parents/guardians are just the people to help us achieve our goals. 

If you have time and would be willing to join our new Helping Horsemen Volunteer program, please complete the form linked HERE. Thank you in advance for assisting us in providing a safe and positive learning environment!

We will close our volunteer sign up this coming Wednesday, November 17, so we can begin the HR process for volunteers. 

Fairfax County Youth Survey

The Fairfax County School Board and the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors work together to administer the Fairfax County Youth Survey. The results of this survey are published each year on https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health-humanservices/fairfax-county-youth-survey  and are used by school officials, youth leadership classes, youth-serving county agencies, and local non-profits to determine the effectiveness of prevention and intervention programs offered in schools and communities. It is also used to identify changing trends and areas of need. The survey is anonymous and no individual information is reported.

The survey will be administered between November 15-30, 2021, during a time of day determined by your child's school administration. A copy of the survey will be available to parents and/or guardians on line at https://www.fcps.edu/resources/student-safety-and-wellness/youth-survey  and in the school counseling office of your child's school beginning October 15, 2021.

If you do not wish for your child to take part in the survey, please complete the attached form (see attached letter with form) and return it to your child's school counselor no later than November 15, 2021.

If you have questions about the survey, contact Stefan Mascall, coordinator, Student Safety and Wellness Office, at 571-423-4270.

Youth Survey OptOut

Want a way to support families in our community this holiday season?

Each year, the Irving staff and community adopt Irving families to provide gifts during the holiday season. As you can imagine, there is even more need this year in the Irving community. If you would like to donate directly to a family in our neighborhood by providing a gift card, please sign up using this Sign Up Genius. Please plan to deliver the gift card to Meg Gollinger at Irving by December 3rd to ensure we have enough time to get the gift cards to families. 

If your family needs assistance, please reach out to Ms. Jamison at [email protected].

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively. After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods, the Irving Stays After board and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected].

Irving MS Parent Course in Schoology

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Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club is continuing to meet each week, with a good number of participants.  The group meets in the library after school on Mondays, from 2:30-3:30.  Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

All 7th grade English classes have visited the library to select a narrative nonfiction title of their choice to read for an upcoming English class book project.  If you are wondering what “narrative nonfiction” means, it is a true account written in the style of a novel; biographies often fall into this category. Your student’s book does not need to come from the library, but it should meet the qualifications of a “narrative nonfiction” title.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA PTA Meeting

Thank you for joining us at the last PTA meeting! Your participation was key in helping us to make decisions on programs, plan for future events, welcome our new parent liaison, and make improvements to the school – we are now able to purchase a new bike rack!

Spirit Night

Our next Spirit Night will be held at Nando’s Peri-Peri on Saturday, November 20. Please see the attached flyer for details and an amazing promotional offer!

Movie Night

On December 3 at 7:00 pm we will host a showing of “Elf” for students, and a contest of some sort (cookie decorating, ugly sweater, etc.). We’re still deciding, so email us if you have a great idea! Parents and guardians will have the opportunity to watch and discuss “Most Likely to Succeed.” Snacks will be provided at both viewings.

Teacher Appreciation Pies

For December, we would like to show our appreciation to our teachers and staff by gifting them with a tasty pie as they head into winter break. Click here for more information and to sponsor a pie.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

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Honoring Veterans - It's not too late!

Today in our Rock Block, students learned more about Veterans Day. We have received a few forms to celebrate our Veterans, but we would like to recognize as many as possible!  If you would like to recognize someone in your family, please fill out the form linked below and return it to the Main Office in the morning.

Please include a photograph (photocopy of the photograph is preferred since these will not be returned) of the person you would like to honor. These forms will be displayed in the Main Lobby to remind our students and visitors of the meaning and importance of recognizing our Veterans.  If you would like to honor more than one family member, please feel free to make copies of this form: Wall of Heroes form.

2- Hour Early Dismissal

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A reminder that students will be dismissed 2-hours early tomorrow. Students will be dismissed at 12:15. To ensure we maximize class time, we will be following the course schedule below. Students who would like to take a grab and go lunch home will be able to take one. We will ask students to take one only if they will truly eat the lunch and that they put it in their backpack and wait to eat it until they arrive home. Eating is not allowed on our school buses. 

Bell Schedule

7:30-8:35 - Period 2

8:40-9:45 - Period 4

9:50-10:55 - Period 8

11:00-12:05 - Period 6 (lunches will be distributed the last 10 minutes of the day) 

Volunteers Needed!

Parents/Guardians we are in need of your help! If you have an hour or two you can spare to assist us with hallway and lunch supervision, we would appreciate your help and time. Unfortunately, we are still experiencing some behaviors that are impacting our ability to maintain an optimal learning environment. In order for us to have the best learning environment, we need some additional adults in the hallways and monitoring lunches and we think parents/guardians are just the people to help us achieve our goals. 

If you have time and would be willing to join our new Helping Horsemen Volunteer program, please complete the form linked HERE. Thank you in advance for assisting us in providing a safe and positive learning environment!

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Upcoming Important Dates

Thursday, November 11

Veteran’s Day - see the information below about our Wall of Heroes

2-hour Early Dismissal - Students dismissed at 12:15

2-Hour Early Dismissal Schedule

Virtual Calendar Development Webinar

Monday, November 8, at 7 p.m. hosted on the Zoom platform.

FCPS is developing its 2022-23 School Year Calendar. We are committed to maintaining a transparent process, as we work to build a calendar that is inclusive and equitable.

This community-engagement opportunity is being offered in English, Spanish, Amharic, Arabic, and Korean. Participants will need to register ahead of time and indicate if they will need an interpreter. The link will be sent out to those who’ve registered on November 8th from “Office of Communication and Community Relations.” Register with your chosen language from https://www.fcps.edu/news/fcps-school-year-calendar-development-webinar

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Upcoming Important Dates

Thursday, November 11

Veteran’s Day - see the information below about our Wall of Heroes

2-hour Early Dismissal - Students dismissed at 12:15

Friday, November 12

LifeTouch Picture Retake Day - Picture Day ID - EVTG8J4QV

Saturday, November 20

 Nando’s Peri-Peri PTA Spirit Night

Thank you to the PTA for “popping” by to share some delicious treats with staff!

Fairfax County Youth Survey

The Fairfax County School Board and the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors work together to administer the Fairfax County Youth Survey. The results of this survey are published each year on https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health-humanservices/fairfax-county-youth-survey  and are used by school officials, youth leadership classes, youth-serving county agencies, and local non-profits to determine the effectiveness of prevention and intervention programs offered in schools and communities. It is also used to identify changing trends and areas of need. The survey is anonymous and no individual information is reported.

The survey will be administered between November 15-30, 2021, during a time of day determined by your child's school administration. A copy of the survey will be available to parents and/or guardians on line at https://www.fcps.edu/resources/student-safety-and-wellness/youth-survey  and in the school counseling office of your child's school beginning October 15, 2021.

If you do not wish for your child to take part in the survey, please complete the attached form (see attached letter with form) and return it to your child's school counselor no later than November 15, 2021.

If you have questions about the survey, contact Stefan Mascall, coordinator, Student Safety and Wellness Office, at 571-423-4270.

Youth Survey OptOut

Veterans Day

As Veterans Day approaches, we would like to honor those who have served and are serving in the Armed Forces.  If you would like to recognize someone in your family, please fill out the form below and return it to the Main Office. All forms should be returned to the Main Office by Wednesday, November 10.

Please include a photograph (photocopy of the photograph is preferred since these will not be returned) of the person you would like to honor. These forms will be displayed in the Main Lobby to remind our students and visitors of the meaning and importance of recognizing our Veterans.  If you would like to honor more than one family member, please feel free to make copies of this form: Wall of Heroes form.

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively. After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods, the Irving Stays After board and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected]

COMING SOON

  • Diversity Club - Begins Monday, November 8, during the 1st block of after school. The club will meet in room 205.
  • Anime Club - Begins Tuesday, November 9, during the 1st block of after school. The club will meet in Barker Hall.
  • Lego Masters Competition - TBD - THANK YOU for the Lego that has been sent in! We are still in need of Lego to help support this competition. If you have Lego you would like to donate to the school, please have your child drop the Lego off at the Main Office.

Notice: The after school program will not be held on Thursday, Nov 11, 2021, due to early dismissal.

Irving MS Parent Course in Schoology

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Previous School News Share the Joy of Thanksgiving with a Neighbor!

What does Thanksgiving look like for you? Visiting with loved ones? Watching parades and football? Enjoying the sights, smells, and flavors of some favorite foods? Help create these memories for one or more school families who struggle with food security. Our school is partnering with Food For Neighbors to provide some of our students and families with a $50 gift card to a local grocery store. Your gift will help your neighbors to put food on their tables this Thanksgiving. The goal is to raise enough money for Food For Neighbors to provide a total of nearly 700 of the $50 grocery store gift cards to 24 participating schools, which includes ours!

Donate: https://www.foodforneighbors.org/home/holiday-meals/

Thank you for anything you can do. Every donation counts. Together, we can make a big difference!

If your family needs assistance, please contact Traci Jamison, Irving’s Social Worker, at [email protected] or 703-912-4547.

Hydration Stations

All water fountains in FCPS are for water bottle filling/refilling only. We HIGHLY encourage your child to bring a water bottle (LABELED with your child’s name on it) to school daily. As many water bottles do look alike, it is very important that the bottle is labeled with the student’s name as we have several bottles left behind on a daily basis. 

Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club is continuing to meet each week, with a good number of participants.   The group meets in the library after school on Mondays, from 2:30-3:30.  We will discuss our third book of the year, Scar Island, on Monday, November 8, and we’ll be selecting our next title.   Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

7th graders will be visiting next week to choose a narrative nonfiction title to read for an upcoming English class book project.  If you are wondering what “narrative nonfiction” means, it is a true account written in the style of a novel; biographies often fall into this category. While every student will have an opportunity to visit the Irving library, your student’s book does not need to come from the library.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA Thank You!

Thank you for supporting our last Teacher Appreciation Day - Popping By to Say Thanks. The teachers really enjoyed the popcorn and assortment of snacks!

The Reflections submission window has closed. A special thank you to Ms. Beil for representing the teachers on our judging committee.

PTA Meeting

Join us at the next PTA meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 9 at 7:00 pm. A link to the virtual room will be sent out closer to the day of the meeting. Topics will include discussing and voting on future events, fundraisers, and spirit-wear. We will also hear from our new family liaison!

Spirit Night

Our next Spirit Night will be held at Nando’s Peri-Peri on Saturday, November 20. Please see the attached flyer for details.

Volunteer Opportunity

We are currently seeking a committee chair for our upcoming Movie Night planned for Dec. 3. Please let us know if you are interested in helping to coordinate this fun event.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

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Thank you for reading our Newsletter! 

We are excited to have a 34% open rate last week for our Irving Newsletter! We hope you are finding the information helpful and informative. Please continue to help us increase our open rate by opening our newsletter!

Upcoming Important Dates

November 1 & 2

Teacher Workdays - student holidays - both days 

Irving Middle School Offices will be CLOSED both days.

Wednesday, November 3

First Day of the 2nd Quarter

Impact Aid DUE in ROCK Block

by Friday, November 5

Please make sure you read each section on the left of the form and check the appropriate box.

Thursday, November 11

Veteran’s Day

2-hour Early Dismissal - Students dismissed at 12:15

Friday, November 12

LifeTouch Picture Retake Day - Picture Day ID - EVTG8J4QV

The Annual Staff Halloween Costume Contest was another success! 

Check out just a few of our staff in their Halloween finest!

Continuing to Care for our Community

Today, to maximize our class time, we gave out boxed lunches on the way out of school. Unfortunately, we found a significant number of the boxes and food thrown into our neighbor’s yards, on the sidewalks, and in the parking lot. In the upcoming weeks during our Rock Block advisory, prior to our next 2-hour early dismissal, we will continue to talk about respecting our community and those who provide and pack these free boxed lunches.  

We will also share that Good Deeds are being recognized and bring so much joy! We had a community member call in this week to let us know she saw one of our students picking up trash and recycling that had blown away and put it all back into the bins that were knocked over due to the windy conditions this week. We LOVE getting these calls and emails!

If you see Irving Students doing good deeds in the community, please let us know. We would love to spotlight all the good and reward them with Team Points! 

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively. After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods, the Irving Stays After board and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected]

COMING SOON

  • Yarnworks Knitting Club - Begins Thursday, November 4, during the 1st block of after school. The club will meet in the Library, all skill levels are welcomed.
  • College Partnership (CPP) - Will meet twice during the month of November, on Tuesday, November 9 and Tuesday, November 30. Meetings will be held in Barker Hall.
  • Anime Club - TBD
  • Lego Masters Competition - TBD - THANK YOU for the Lego that has been sent in! We are still in need of Lego to help support this competition. If you have Lego you would like to donate to the school, please have your child drop the Lego off at the Main Office.

Notice: The after school program will not be held on Thursday, Nov 11, 2021, due to early dismissal.

Share the Joy of Thanksgiving with a Neighbor!

What does Thanksgiving look like for you? Visiting with loved ones? Watching parades and football? Enjoying the sights, smells, and flavors of some favorite foods? Help create these memories for one or more school families who struggle with food security. Our school is partnering with Food For Neighbors to provide some of our students and families with a $50 gift card to a local grocery store. Your gift will help your neighbors to put food on their tables this Thanksgiving. The goal is to raise enough money for Food For Neighbors to provide a total of nearly 700 of the $50 grocery store gift cards to 24 participating schools, which includes ours!

Donate: https://www.foodforneighbors.org/home/holiday-meals/

Thank you for anything you can do. Every donation counts. Together, we can make a big difference!

If your family needs assistance, please contact Traci Jamison, Irving’s Social Worker, at [email protected] or 703-912-4547.

Hydration Stations

All water fountains in FCPS are for water bottle filling/refilling only. We HIGHLY encourage your child to bring a water bottle (LABELED with your child’s name on it) to school daily. As many water bottles do look alike, it is very important that the bottle is labeled with the student’s name as we have several bottles left behind on a daily basis. 

Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club began meeting September 27th.  The group meets in the library after school on Mondays.  For our second club meeting we discussed a short graphic novel that we read quickly.  We have now just selected our first novel for the new year.  Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

Reading for pleasure is trending!!!  We’re happy to report that circulation rates are UP!  Irving students are borrowing and returning library books at a record pace.  We’re happy that students are finding plenty of good books to read.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA Teacher Appreciation Day

Due to some activities happening at the school, the date of our next Teacher Appreciation Day has moved to November 3. There are still a few spots left on the sign up. The PTA will be creating a popcorn bar for our Irving staff. Please see the link below for further information and to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090A4AAFAF29ABFB6-popping

Reflections

The deadline for submissions is November 3rd. The WIMS PTA Reflections program welcomes students to explore their inner artist by submitting artwork in the categories of Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, and Visual Arts. To view participation guidelines and to enter submissions online, please visit www.irvingms.memberhub.com/w/reflections. Please contact Reflections Coordinator, Megan Way, at [email protected], with any questions.

Our next PTA meeting is Tuesday, November 9. Join us to learn more about upcoming events, available resources, and share your ideas. Keep an eye out for an email with the link as we get closer to the day of the meeting.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

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Early Dismissal this Friday

Please note that this Friday, October 29, 2021, students will be dismissed 2 hours early. The schedule is linked here.

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST)

Freshman Winter Applications will be available online starting Monday October 25th after 4pm. Please see below for Eligibility requirements to apply:

Requirements for 2021-2022

  • Current 8th Grader
  • Enrolled in both math and science honors courses
  • Enrolled in one additional honors course or identified as a Young Scholar
  • Minimum GPA is 3.5. This GPA is for final unweighted marks in 7th grade for math, science, English, social studies and World Language (if for high school credit) as well as 1st quarter 8th grade for the same core subjects

The application and all detailed information about the Freshman Winter Application Process can be found on the TJHSST Admissions Website www.tjadmissions.org The application deadline is 4pm November 19, 2021 (keep in mind that your child’s math class will need to be verified by the Irving TJ counselor liaison who needs 24-48 school hours in advance to confirm your application, please apply no later than November 17th, 2021).

Please contact Irving Counselor Ms. Pareja at [email protected] or the TJHSST Admissions Office at [email protected] for any additional questions after reviewing the TJ website information.

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Please Read Our Newsletter

Help us increase our open/reading rate! Did you know we have 1228 students enrolled at Irving Middle School. Our News You Choose newsletter is the main way we communicate everything coming up at school. Our newsletter open rate averages around 19%. We have so many great things happening at Irving we want to share. Thank you for taking the time to read our newsletter!

Upcoming Important Dates

Students in Family and Consumer Sciences classes participated in Cupcake Wars this week. These are just a few of the amazing cupcakes created by our talented students. Congratulations to all the winners!

New Information

Getting to Know Fairfax County Public Schools: A Family Orientation, October 28

Want to learn more about Fairfax County Public Schools, your child’s school, and how you can better support your child’s success? If so, join the Family Liaisons from Irving MS, Robinson SS, Lake Braddock SS, West Springfield HS, and FCPS Family and School Partnerships for this virtual parent orientation for families. Presented in English, Spanish, Arabic and Korean – all on one night! Three separate presentations will be presented in three different rooms on Zoom, with Korean being interpreted simultaneously.

Thursday, October 28, 2021 @ 7 p.m. Join us on Zoom at https://bit.ly/3vegyIN

 

 

Share the Joy of Thanksgiving with a Neighbor!

What does Thanksgiving look like for you? Visiting with loved ones? Watching parades and football? Enjoying the sights, smells, and flavors of some favorite foods? Help create these memories for one or more school families who struggle with food security. Our school is partnering with Food For Neighbors to provide some of our students and families with a $50 gift card to a local grocery store. Your gift will help your neighbors to put food on their tables this Thanksgiving. The goal is to raise enough money for Food For Neighbors to provide a total of nearly 700 of the $50 grocery store gift cards to 24 participating schools, which includes ours!

Donate: https://www.foodforneighbors.org/home/holiday-meals/

Thank you for anything you can do. Every donation counts. Together, we can make a big difference!

If your family needs assistance, please contact Traci Jamison, Irving’s Social Worker, at [email protected] or 703-912-4547.

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively. After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods, the Irving Stays After board and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected]

COMING SOON

  • Anime Club - Begins Tuesday, November 9, 2021; club will be held on alternating Tuesdays during 1st block
  • Lego Masters Competition - TBD - We are in need of Lego to help support this competition. If you have Lego you would like to donate to the school, please have your child drop the Lego off at the Main Office.
Previous School News

Military and Family Life Counselor (MFLC)

My name is Richard A. Villa, and I am the new Military and Family Life Counselor at Washington Irving Middle School.  I look forward to working with military students, their families, and the school staff. My role is to provide non-medical counseling to enhance the social, academic, and emotional skills that empower military students to reach their goals.  I am available to military families and school staff members Monday-Friday.  Please feel free to contact me to request a session. I look forward to this opportunity to support the WIMS community.

PHONE: (703)966-0471; EMAIL:  [email protected]

Hydration Stations

All water fountains in FCPS are for water bottle filling/refilling only. We HIGHLY encourage your child to bring a water bottle (LABELED with your child’s name on it) to school daily. As many water bottles do look alike, it is very important that the bottle is labeled with the student’s name as we have several bottles left behind on a daily basis. 

Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club began meeting September 27th.  The group meets in the library after school on Mondays.  For our second club meeting we discussed a short graphic novel that we read quickly.  We have now just selected our first novel for the new year.  Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

Reading for pleasure is trending!!!  We’re happy to report that circulation rates are UP!  Irving students are borrowing and returning library books at a record pace.  We’re happy that students are finding plenty of good books to read.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA

Thank you to the teachers and staff who supported the choral and band students at the WSHS football game last week! It was great to see such a large crowd wearing Irving gear!

Spirit-wear

Spirit-wear has been distributed to students via Rock Block/Advisory. If you are missing part or all of your spirit-wear order, please email us at [email protected] for assistance.

Coming soon… new opportunities to purchase spirit-wear!

Reflections

Did you know that October is National Arts and Humanities Month? The WIMS PTA Reflections program welcomes students to explore their inner artist by submitting artwork in the categories of Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, and Visual Arts. To view participation guidelines and to enter submissions online, please visit www.irvingms.memberhub.com/w/reflections. The deadline for submissions is November 3rd. Please contact Reflections Coordinator, Megan Way, at [email protected], with any questions.

Our next PTA meeting is on Tuesday, November 9. Join us to learn more about upcoming events, available resources, and share your ideas.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

 Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

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Car Wash and Spirit Week

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Music Booster Car Wash is Today

Back by popular demand - the Music Booster Car Wash is happening today. Stop by Irving Middle School today until 12:00 to have music students and families wash and dry your car with care. Follow Ms. Conley (@abdconley) on Twitter  - to see just how hard the students are working. Ms. Conley tweets frequently to share the amazing things happening at Irving. 

Digital Citizenship Spirit Week October 18-22

Monday, October 18 - Create a POSITIVE digital foot print - Crazy Socks or Shoes Day

Tuesday, October 19 - Find BALANCE between digital and physical tasks wear Active Wear Day

Wednesday, October 20 - Put on your thinking cap on to reflect on how to communicate online carefully - Hat Day

Thursday, October 21 - Connect with friends in a healthy way - Sports Team Day

Friday, October 22 - Stand out and be an upstander for positive social interactions - Neon Day

 

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Weekly Update from Irving MS

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Please Read Our Newsletter

Help us increase our open/reading rate! Did you know we have 1228 students enrolled at Irving Middle School. Our News You Choose newsletter is the main way we communicate everything coming up at school. Our newsletter open rate averages around 19%. We have so many great things happening at Irving we want to share. Thank you for taking the time to read our newsletter!

 

Upcoming Important Dates

October 16

Music Booster Car Wash is TOMORROW - Saturday, October 16! 

Stop by Irving Middle School beginning at 9:00 am for the Annual Fall Music Booster Car Wash

October 18-22

Digital Citizenship Spirit Week

October 21

Red Ribbon Week - SCA Spirit Week

October 25-29

Red Ribbon Week - SCA Spirit Week

October 29, 2021

End of 1st Quarter

2-hour Early Dismissal - students dismissed at 12:15 pm.

Monday, November 1 & 

Tuesday November 2, 2021

School Planning Day & Teacher Workday - student holidays - both days

Irving Middle School Offices will be closed both days.

Tuesday, October 19 - Impact Aid Distributed via Rock Block

Friday, November 5, 2021 - Impact Aid DUE in ROCk Block

Impact Aid is a federal formula grant program designed to assist local school districts that enroll federally-connected students. Federally-connected students are children of active duty uniformed services personnel, children who live on federal property or in subsidized federal housing, and children whose parents are employed on eligible federal properties. Forms will be disseminated during your student’s 3rd period Rock Block, and returned to the same teacher.

Please be sure to completely fill out and sign the form before sending it back with your child. 

Congratulations Ms.Miciak (8th grade English) and Ms. Schuler (8th grade Civics)! Ms. Miciak is an FCPS Excellence Award recipient for her Impact on Others and Ms. Schuler is an FCPS Excellence Award recipient for Growth. We are grateful both of these excellent teachers chose to work at Irving Middle School.

Dear Families! 

The start of this school year has been unique and we are thrilled to have all of our students and staff back in the building. As with any change, it takes time to adjust - given that all of our students were last in school full time in elementary school, it has taken some time to settle back into being at school this year. 

During our morning announcements and in our Advisory, we have spent a lot of time talking about R.O.C.K. - We have shared the importance of being Respectful to our classmates and staff, Own our behaviors, Communicating when we need something - a break, support, help, etc… and above all to be Kind. We love that our students are back in school learning and socializing with their peers and celebrate the demonstrations of these traits. Admin will begin giving Team Points when students demonstrate one or more of the ROCK traits. 

As we continue through this year, we ask for your support on three things that will help us have an even better school experience. 

  • Away for the Day - we are seeing that our students are really enjoying being able to talk to their peers. To further these in person social connections, we do not allow cell phones, earbuds, or headphones to be out or on from 7:24-2:15. (Only plug in headphones are permitted in class  with teacher permission). To help curb the fear of missing out, please do not text your child during the school day. We have phones in every classroom and multiple phones available in our offices.  If you need to get a message to your child, please call the school. 
  • One of our most common phrases is “keep your hands to yourself. Unfortunately, “just playing around” has led to some unintended consequences including time away from class and minor injuries. Please help us by reminding your child that with 1200+ students, there isn’t room for horseplay and we do not want anyone getting hurt. 
  • Finally, we could really use help with students cleaning up after themselves during breakfast and lunch. We make very quick changes between our meal times and having to take extra time to clean up trash makes that difficult. Also, if your child uses the back stairs to walk home, please ask them not to toss their disposable masks on the ground - our neighbors thank you. There is a trash can at the Door 2 exit for them. 

We will continue to work with all of our students to ensure we have a safe, healthy, and productive school year. We thank you for the partnership in ensuring this can happen each day.

Sincerely, 

Cindy Conley

Principal

What better way to close out the 1st quarter than with two weeks of School Spirit! 

October 18-22 is FCPS Digital Citizenship Week and October 25-29 is Red Ribbon Week! 

Digital Citizenship Spirit Week: October 18-22

It’s important to engage in healthy habits both in-person and online. Digital citizenship is about acting appropriately with digital tools, interacting safely and responsibly online, and using technology resources responsibly. Please check the Schoology Parent and Student Courses throughout the week of October 18-22 for ways that students and families can model Digital Citizenship in everyday life. Please also encourage your child to join us for Digital Citizenship Spirit Week! Each day’s theme is presented below.

The deadline for Reflections submissions has been extended! Click here for the online application. More information can be found on Schoology.

Share the Joy of Thanksgiving with a Neighbor!

What does Thanksgiving look like for you? Visiting with loved ones? Watching parades and football? Enjoying the sights, smells, and flavors of some favorite foods? Help create these memories for one or more school families who struggle with food security. Our school is partnering with Food For Neighbors to provide some of our students and families with a $50 gift card to a local grocery store. Your gift will help your neighbors to put food on their tables this Thanksgiving. The goal is to raise enough money for Food For Neighbors to provide a total of nearly 700 of the $50 grocery store gift cards to 24 participating schools, which includes ours!

Donate: https://www.foodforneighbors.org/home/holiday-meals/

Thank you for anything you can do. Every donation counts. Together, we can make a big difference!

If your family needs assistance, please contact Traci Jamison, Irving’s Social Worker, at [email protected] or 703-912-4547.

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively. After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods, the Irving Stays After board and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected]

COMING SOON

  • Basketball Club (8th Grade, 7th Grade TBD) - Begins Monday, October 18, 2021; club will be held on alternating Mondays and Thursdays during 1st block
  • MARVELous Mondays - Begins Monday, October 18, 2021; club will be held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month during 1st block
  • Play Sports! - Begins Tuesday, October 19, 2021, during 1st block
  • Open Gym - Begins Wednesday, October 20, 2021, during 1st block; prearranged transportation is REQUIRED because Wednesdays are not late bus days.
  • Anime Club - Begins Tuesday, November 9, 2021; club will be held on alternating Tuesdays during 1st block
  • Lego Masters Competition - TBD
Military and Family Life Counselor (MFLC)

My name is Richard A. Villa, and I am the new Military and Family Life Counselor at Washington Irving Middle School.  I look forward to working with military students, their families, and the school staff. My role is to provide non-medical counseling to enhance the social, academic, and emotional skills that empower military students to reach their goals.  I am available to military families and school staff members Monday-Friday.  Please feel free to contact me to request a session. I look forward to this opportunity to support the WIMS community.

PHONE: (703)966-0471; EMAIL:  [email protected]

Irving’s NEW Family Liaison

David Rolls started this week as Irving’s new Family Liaison (a role formerly known as Parent Liaison). Family Liaisons work in the schools and community to help families get the information and assistance they need to support their children and to ensure their academic success. The family liaisons represent a variety of cultures, languages, and races. Family Liaisons will welcome and orient families who are new to the school and community, and help them understand the school's culture, policies, procedures, and practices. They can also help connect families to resources in the community. Family Liaisons might also assist a family in transitioning to a new school and encourage family involvement to help ensure their student's success.To reach Mr. Rolls, you can email him at [email protected] or call 703-912-4691.

Hydration Stations

All water fountains in FCPS are for water bottle filling/refilling only. We HIGHLY encourage your child to bring a water bottle (LABELED with your child’s name on it) to school daily. As many water bottles do look alike, it is very important that the bottle is labeled with the student’s name as we have several bottles left behind on a daily basis. 

Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club began meeting September 27th.  The group meets in the library after school on Mondays.  For our second club meeting we discussed a short graphic novel that we read quickly.  We have now just selected our first novel for the new year.  Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

Reading for pleasure is trending!!!  We’re happy to report that circulation rates are UP!  Irving students are borrowing and returning library books at a record pace.  We’re happy that students are finding plenty of good books to read.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA

Thank you for providing snacks and helping to coordinate last week’s Teacher Appreciation Breakfast! The teachers and staff were very thankful!

Our next Teacher Appreciation Day is November 1. The PTA will be creating a popcorn bar for our Irving staff. Please see the link below for further information and to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090A4AAFAF29ABFB6-popping

Spirit-wear is on the way! There has been a delay in the delivery of spirit-wear masks. The remaining spirit-wear and PTA car magnets will be distributed once the masks arrive. All orders will be handed out to students during Advisory/ROCK Block. Thank you for your patience.

The PTA will be discussing the option of a year-round spirit-wear store at the next PTA meeting on November 9. We invite you to join us and share your thoughts.

November’s Spirit Night at Coal Fire has been moved to October 21. Take a break from making dinner and help support Irving MS and our local restaurants. See the attached flyer for details.

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

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Board Games, Lego & Cards

Do you have complete board games that your family no longer plays, Lego that isn’t used anymore, and/or some extra card decks around the house? If so, please send them in with your child, who can drop them off outside of the main office. Our students will use the games and cards during our daily 15-minute breaks when we have inclement weather and the Lego for an upcoming Lego Masters Competition.

 

Upcoming Important Dates

Monday, October 11, 2021

Indigenous Peoples’ Day – Teacher Workday and Student Holiday

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Orchestra Concert - 7:00 pm at West Springfield High School

October 25-29, 2021

Red Ribbon Week - SCA Spirit Week

Friday, October 29, 2021

End of 1st Quarter

2-hour Early Dismissal - students dismissed at 12:15 pm.

Monday, November 1 & 

Tuesday November 2, 2021

School Planning Day & Teacher Workday - student holidays - both days

We are excited to share Peer Tutoring started this week during Advisory. Students are able to get help with any subject during one of two 20-minute sessions during every 3rd period. Thank you to Dr. Frenck for sponsoring the Peer Tutors! The first two days of Peer Tutoring have been a great success!

Share the Joy of Thanksgiving with a Neighbor!

What does Thanksgiving look like for you? Visiting with loved ones? Watching parades and football? Enjoying the sights, smells, and flavors of some favorite foods? Help create these memories for one or more school families who struggle with food security. Our school is partnering with Food For Neighbors to provide some of our students and families with a $50 gift card to a local grocery store. Your gift will help your neighbors to put food on their tables this Thanksgiving. The goal is to raise enough money for Food For Neighbors to provide a total of nearly 700 of the $50 grocery store gift cards to 24 participating schools, which includes ours!

Donate: https://www.foodforneighbors.org/home/holiday-meals/

Thank you for anything you can do. Every donation counts. Together, we can make a big difference!

If your family needs assistance, please contact Traci Jamison, Irving’s Social Worker, at [email protected] or 703-912-4547.

Military and Family Life Counselor (MFLC)

My name is Richard A. Villa, and I am the new Military and Family Life Counselor at Washington Irving Middle School.  I look forward to working with military students, their families, and the school staff. My role is to provide non-medical counseling to enhance the social, academic, and emotional skills that empower military students to reach their goals.  I am available to military families and school staff members Monday-Friday.  Please feel free to contact me to request a session. I look forward to this opportunity to support the WIMS community.

PHONE: (703)966-0471; EMAIL:  [email protected]

Irving’s NEW Family Liaison

David Rolls started this week as Irving’s new Family Liaison (a role formerly known as Parent Liaison). Family Liaisons work in the schools and community to help families get the information and assistance they need to support their children and to ensure their academic success. The family liaisons represent a variety of cultures, languages, and races. Family Liaisons will welcome and orient families who are new to the school and community, and help them understand the school's culture, policies, procedures, and practices. They can also help connect families to resources in the community. Family Liaisons might also assist a family in transitioning to a new school and encourage family involvement to help ensure their student's success.To reach Mr. Rolls, you can email him at [email protected] or call 703-912-4691.

After School Program Information

Current and up to date information is available on the Schoology platform, in the All Student and All Parent Course tabs, respectively.  After school announcements are shared during all lunch periods and during Rock Block. To reach the After School Specialist, please email Ms. Natalie at [email protected]

COMING SOON

  • SCA interest meeting - Thursday, October 14, 2021; 1st block
  • Basketball Club (8th Grade) - Begins Monday, October 18, 2021; club will be held on Mondays and Thursdays during 1st block
  • MARVELous Mondays - Begins Monday, October 18, 2021; club will be held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month during 1st block
  • Play Sports! - Begins Tuesday, October 19, 2021, during 1st block
  • Open Gym - Begins Wednesday, October 20, 2021, during 1st block; prearranged transportation is REQUIRED because Wednesdays are not late bus days.
  • Anime Club - TBD
  • Lego Masters Competition - TBD
Previous School News Hydration Stations

All water fountains in FCPS are for water bottle filling/refilling only. We HIGHLY encourage your child to bring a water bottle (LABELED with your child’s name on it) to school daily. As many water bottles do look alike, it is very important that the bottle is labeled with the student’s name as we have several bottles left behind on a daily basis. 

School Owned Laptops

We have given out a laptop to each student who wanted one and we are now all out of laptops, due to increased enrollment this year. We anticipate getting a few more laptops, however the supply will be limited and will only be used to replace/repair broken laptops. 

Please remind your child to bring their CHARGED laptop to school with them every day. We do NOT have any computers available to loan students who forget theirs for the day. 

Digital Resource Consent

Thank you to all parents/guardians who have already submitted the Digital Resource Consent (DRC) this year! If you have not yet done so, please visit Irving’s DRC page on our website and complete the form today!

Library News

Our Readers Unite Book Club began meeting September 27th.  The group meets in the library after school on Mondays.  For our second club meeting we discussed a short graphic novel that we read quickly.  We have now just selected our first novel for the new year.  Any students who are avid readers are encouraged to join.  Students can express interest by asking in the library or by emailing either of the librarians.

Reading for pleasure is trending!!!  We’re happy to report that circulation rates are UP!  Irving students are borrowing and returning library books at a record pace.  We’re happy that students are finding plenty of good books to read.

Mary Ann Monk & Diane Gawalt, Librarians ( [email protected] and [email protected] )

News from Your PTA

It’s not too late to sign up for the Teacher Appreciation Breakfast. Sign up and details can be found here. Items can be dropped off Monday morning in front of the school. Volunteers will be waiting to assist you for a quick and easy delivery!

Keep it up! Let’s continue walking, biking, or carpooling to school. It helps minimize traffic congestion on the roads and at the school, and it is Earth-friendly!

Spirit-wear is here! We have begun distributing orders to students and will hand out the remaining orders next week during Advisory. Please be aware that there was a delay in the delivery of masks. We will distribute those as soon as they arrive. Thank you for your patience.

Take a break from making dinner! October 19 is our next Spirit Night, and your chance to support Irving MS and our local restaurants. This month’s Spirit Night will be at Coal Fire in Burke.   

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

8100 Old Keene Mill Springfield, VA 22152  | Main Office: 703-912-4500
Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

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Upcoming Important Dates

Monday, October 11, 2021

Indigenous Peoples’ Day – Teacher Workday and Student Holiday

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Orchestra Concert at 7:00pm

October 25-29, 2021

Red Ribbon Week - SCA Spirit Week

Friday, October 29, 2021

End of 1st Quarter

2-hour Early Dismissal - students dismissed at 12:15 pm.

Monday, November 1 & 

Tuesday November 2, 2021

School Planning Day & Teacher Workday - student holidays - both days

Did you know that the Irving MS Parent Schoology page has all the information you need to know about Irving Middle School? Looking for what clubs meet each Late Bus Day? Look in the After School Program folder.

Respect, Ownership, Communication, and Kindness - ROCK @ Irving

At Irving, we work throughout the year to instill the character traits of ROCK in all we do. Ms. Conley reminded students today, over the morning announcements, that we all need to work together to provide a safe teaching and learning environment. She also issued a challenge to students - instead of following trends that can lead to suspension and/or possibly criminal charges, create a positive trend. What can we as a school do for each other and in the community to lift others up? Capture those moments and post them on social media. We will be working with our students to further develop this idea, capture the good, and use our social media presence to promote these positive trends!

Along those lines, we are hoping you can help us show the ROCK traits in our community. Our neighbors are Communicating with us that there are car drivers not being very Respectful on our surrounding neighborhood streets, by parking illegally while waiting to pick up their child to avoid our Kiss and Ride. Please help us show Kindness to our neighbors and only park in legal spots and do not block neighborhood streets so that trash and recycling trucks can make it through. Please take Ownership of where you are parking and waiting for your child if you are not in our Kiss and Ride as our neighbors have informed us they will be asking the police to enforce the no parking areas. We are sure our families will ROCK this request and be a great example for our students! 

Hydration Stations

All water fountains in FCPS are for water bottle filling/refilling only. We HIGHLY encourage your child to bring a water bottle (LABELED with your child’s name on it) to school daily. As many water bottles do look alike, it is very important that the bottle is labeled with the student’s name as we have several bottles left behind on a daily basis. 

Board Games, Lego & Cards

Do you have complete board games that your family no longer plays, Lego that isn’t used anymore, and/or some extra card decks around the house? If so, please send them in with your child, who can drop them off outside of the main office. Our students will use them during our daily 15-minute breaks when we have inclement weather. 

Previous School News Can your Child Read & Write in Another Language?

Earn Free High School Credit! Our 7th & 8th Graders can earn up to 3 Credits towards an Advanced High School Diploma!

  • More information from FCPS found here.
  • Ask your child’s school counselor to sign up or for more information about the World Language Credit Exam!
School Owned Laptops

We have given out a laptop to each student who wanted one and we are now all out of laptops, due to increased enrollment this year. We anticipate getting a few more laptops, however the supply will be limited and will only be used to replace/repair broken laptops. 

Please remind your child to bring their CHARGED laptop to school with them every day. We do NOT have any computers available to loan students who forget theirs for the day. 

Digital Resource Consent

Thank you to all parents/guardians who have already submitted the Digital Resource Consent (DRC) this year! If you have not yet done so, please visit Irving’s DRC page on our website and complete the form today!

Please DO NOT request a locker if you have already requested a locker for this year.

News from Your PTA

Get out and be active! Walk/Bike to School Day is next Wednesday, Oct. 6. Please see the provided link for more information.

Oct. 11 is a teacher workday, and the PTA would like to treat our amazing Irving teachers and staff to some delicious snacks! Join us in showing our appreciation by donating food or drink items or volunteering some time. Click here for further details and to sign up.

The PTA Reflections Program is an opportunity for students to explore the arts and express themselves. This year’s theme is “I Will Change the World By...” Students can submit their completed works of art in one or more of the following categories: dance, film production, literature, music composition, photography, visual arts. The deadline for submissions is October 20. Please see the links below for more information and the online entry form.

Reflections Arts Program | National PTA

2021-22 Reflections Rules & Resources - Google Drive

Washington Irving Middle School PTA (Reflections 2021-2022) Entry Form

Have kids who love games? Please consider donating their favorite games for use on days when students will have indoor recess. Items should be fun for middle-schoolers, in new or good condition, have all necessary components, and be able to be finished in 15 minutes or less. We will provide a box in the office for collection. Thank you, Mr. Croce, for the wonderful idea!  

For questions or comments, you can always email us directly [email protected]

Find us on Facebook! Washington Irving Middle School PTA

Thank you for your support of your PTA - Every child, One voice!

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Attendance: 703-912-4545 | Web | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube

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