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T.C. Williams Hosts Cheerleading Competition

From Alexandria City Public Schools:

T.C. Williams High School will host the first round of the Patriot District Cheerleading Competition at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19. Come out and support our team as they shake, rattle and roll to the top. Admission is only $6 and the doors open at 5:30 p.m.

For more information, contact the T.C. Williams Athletic Office at 703-824-6860.

T.C. Williams Make-Up Picture Day is Oct. 18

From Alexandria Public Schools:

T.C. Williams will hold Make-Up Picture Day on Tuesday, Oct. 18. View a flier with complete details. (PDF)

TJHSST Application Deadline is October 21

From Fairfax County Park Authority:

GW To Celebrate Opening of New Arlington Education Center

From GWU:

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011; 5 – 7 p.m.

The George Washington University

Arlington Education Center

950 N. Glebe Rd., 6th Floor   

Arlington, Virginia

Ballston Metro (Orange Line)

West Potomac Academy Forms Business Partnership With Capital Caring

From Fairfax County Public Schools:

 

West Potomac Academy will sign a business partnership agreement with Capital Caring of Alexandria at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October, 12, at the Marriott SpringHill Suites, 6065 Richmond Highway in Alexandria. West Potomac Academy is one of six high school academies in Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS).

Today is International Walk to School Day

Today is International Walk to School Day

From Alexandria City Public Schools:

On Wednesday, Oct. 5, ACPS students and families will join nearly 4 million people in approximately 40 countries to celebrate International Walk to School Day. Established in 1997 to highlight the simple pleasures and health benefits of walking and bicycling to school and to call attention to the need for safe routes to school, the observance takes place at more than 5,000 U.S. schools. Find participating ACPS schools at http://www.walktoschool.org/who/seecity.cfm?st=VA&city=Alexandria#srts-explanation.

Registration Open for 'The Space Race' Planetarium Show

From Alexandria City Public Schools:

Because Oct. 4 marks the 54th anniversary of the "space race" with the launching of Sputnik, this month's Planetarium show will document "space race" highlights. As usual, the main program will be followed with a walk across the late October sky. Registration opens at noon on Monday, Oct. 3. The show starts at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Planetarium at T.C. Williams High School.

Each month, Bob Nicholson leads an exciting and educational presentation for the community. Upcoming dates and topics, subject to change, are as follows: