What’s Happening at Buford

What’s Happening at Buford Middle School

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    Message about Weather/COVID Updates & 2021-22 COVID Communications and Data

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  • Sign Up for Buford Fall Conferences 2021

    Sign up now for family-teacher conferences at Buford!  Conferences will be done using Zoom over the week of October 25th through November 5th with most of the conferences taking place on November 1st and 2nd.  

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  • COVID-19 Vaccinations at School

    Charlottesville City Schools is partnering with the Blue Ridge Health District to offer the FREE first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to staff and students ages 12+. CHS Clinic on Friday, September 3 Open to all CCS students (and staff) on Friday, 9/3 from 9am to 1pm. Register below by Thursday at 9am. After registration is complete, parents do not need to attend the event. Walker students will be escorted on a walk to CHS Bus transportation is available from Buford Additional Information: Vaccination protects your child, your family, and our community! Thanks to the Blue Ridge Health District!  

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  • Immunizations by Grade Effective July 1st, 2021 Pre-K At least 1st dose: DTaP Polio HepA HepB MMR Varicella Hib Pneumococcal Rotavirus K Dtap x 4 (one dose after 4 yo) Polio x 4 (one dose after 4 yo) HepA x 2 HepB x 3 MMR x 2 Varicella x2 7th Tdap booster HPV x 2 (boys and girls) MenACWY 12th Men ACWY

    New Required Immunizations for Kindergarten, 7th, and 12th Grade

    Virginia has put into place several new immunization requirements for students entering kindergarten, 7th grade, and 12th grade this fall. Unless otherwise noted, documentation of these vaccinations needs to be turned into the school nurse for attendance in the fall. For rising 12th graders: Now required: Second dose of meningococcal meningitis vaccination (MenACWY) For rising 7th graders: Now required: First dose of meningococcal meningitis vaccination (MenACWY) Now required: First dose of HPV vaccine Note: After reviewing educational materials approved by the Board of Health, the parent or guardian, at the parent’s or guardian’s sole discretion, may elect for the child not to receive the HPV ...

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    CHS Summer School Programs 2021

    CHS will be offering two concurrent  summer opportunities for students. CHS Virtual Summer School will be available for students wanting to take our standard virtual courses — Econ & Personal Finance, Health 9 & 10, and PE 9 & 10.   CHS Summer Academy CHS Summer Academy will be made available for all CHS students who have not yet achieved a 61 or higher in one ore more classes.  The school will contact students regarding this in-person Summer Academy. CHS Summer Academy will be face-to-face only and run from June 21-July 30 with July 5 as the observed holiday. Class hours are 7:45am-1:15pm, Monday-Friday with breakfast ...

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    Buford Guidance Newsletter June 2021

    We hope this newsletter finds you and your family healthy and well. The 2020-2021 school year is almost over. We wish all of you a wonderful summer break!    

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    Buford Schedules for Upcoming Weeks

    As we look to the end of the school year, we have some schedule changes to announce: June1-4 Schedule June 7-11 Schedule Thanks for your patience! Enjoy the Memorial Day long weekend — see you on TUESDAY!

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    Charlottesville City Schools Announces Two Key Hires

    Rodney Jordan to Serve as Principal of Buford Middle School; Jason Lee Becomes Supervisor of Facilities, Safety, and Operations Charlottesville City Schools announces the filling of two key positions, both effective July 1. Rodney Jordan will become principal of Buford Middle School and Jason Lee will serve as Supervisor of Facilities, Safety, and Operations, with responsibility, among other areas, for implementing the schools’ recently approved model for school safety. Rodney Jordan, Principal, Buford Middle School Rodney Jordan has served as an assistant principal of Dranesville Elementary in Fairfax County since 2017. Previously, he taught in positions ranging from STEM to Language Arts and ...

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    Buford Summer School

    This year, Buford’s summer school will occur from June 21-July 16 (9:30 am-1:30 pm, Monday-Friday). Beyond providing additional math, reading, and writing support, students will use a broader social justice lens in order to dive deeper into global topics that impact our world. This experience will conclude with each student producing a culminating art representation guided by the expertise of our in-house art teacher. If you are interested, please contact Angela Johnson at 434-245-2411. (Due to CDC and CCS COVID-19 guidelines, space is limited.) Another Summer Opportunity: Paid Internship through the City Youth ages 14-21 can apply for the city’s summer paid ...

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    Buford May Counseling Newsletter

    Hello, Buford families– We hope this newsletter find you and your family healthy and well. Here’s the May edition of the Buford Guidance Newsletter with important information. 

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