In the schools

June 04, 2007

Here are some of the things happening in Washington County Public Schools this week:


Boonsboro High School - Academic awards ceremony at 7 p.m.

Cascade Elementary - Fifth-grade orientation at Smithsburg Middle, 9:45 a.m.; fifth-grade promotion at 6:30 p.m.

Clear Spring High - Athletic Boosters meeting at 7 p.m.

Fountain Rock Elementary - Yogi Bear Day

Greenbrier Elementary - Smithsburg Middle School orientation at 9:45 a.m.

Hancock Middle-Senior High - Band award ceremony at 6 p.m.

Hickory Elementary - Fifth-grade swimming party, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Lincolnshire Elementary - Fifth-grade picnic


Northern Middle - Eighth-grade algebra final exam; eighth-grade PBIS reward activity

Old Forge Elementary - Fifth-grade middle school orientation

Pangborn Elementary - Fifth-grade promotion ceremony at Northern Middle, 6:30 p.m.

Paramount Elementary - Field Day; retirement open house

Potomac Heights Elementary - Volunteer recognition luncheon at 1 p.m.

Salem Avenue Elementary - School store open

Smithsburg Middle - Fifth-grade orientation at 9:45 a.m.

Smithsburg High - Lacrosse banquet at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 5

Board of Education business meeting at BOE auditorium, 5 p.m.; broadcast live on Antietam Cable channel 99

Fountaindale Elementary - Fifth-grade recognition ceremony, 6:30 p.m.; kindergarten end-of-year celebration, 1:15 p.m.

Hancock Elementary - Graduation practice, 2 to 4 p.m.; fifth-grade promotion at Hancock Middle-Senior High, 6:15 p.m.

Hickory Elementary - Fifth-grade recognition ceremony at 7 p.m.

Lincolnshire Elementary - PTA carnival

Northern Middle - Sixth-grade field day; seventh-grade "Outback Lesson"; Girl Scouts meeting, 2:30 to 5 p.m.

Pleasant Valley Elementary - Boonsboro High School Women's Ensemble performance at 9:15 a.m.; outdoor lunch; Reading Counts pizza reward for all four marking periods

Potomac Heights Elementary - Kindergarten end-of-year celebration, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; fifth-grade promotion at 7 p.m.

Salem Avenue Elementary - School store open

Smithsburg High - Graduation practice at The Maryland Theatre, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.; athletic banquet at Family Life Center at Chewsville Methodist Church, 6:15 p.m.

Technical High - Graduation at HCC's ARCC, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, June 6

Facilities and Enrollment Advisory Committee (FEAC) meeting in BOE central office summit room, 6 p.m.

Clear Spring High - Baccalaureate service at 7 p.m.

Clear Spring Middle - Sixth-grade awards

Conococheague Elementary - Fifth-grade recognition ceremony at 7 p.m.

Fountain Rock Elementary - Fifth-grade promotion ceremony at St. James Brethren Church, 6:30 p.m.

Greenbrier Elementary - Fifth-grade recognition ceremony at 11:30 a.m.

Hancock Elementary - Kindergarten spring music programs at 1 p.m.

Hancock Middle-Senior High - Graduation practice, 9 to 11:50 a.m.; baccalaureate services, 7 p.m.; senior tea, 8 p.m.

Hickory Elementary - Last day of school for prekindergarten; awards assembly at 8:30 a.m.

Lincolnshire Elementary - Second-grade picnic; fifth-grade promotion tea, 1:30 p.m.

Northern Middle - Seventh-grade spring chorus concert at 7 p.m.

Old Forge Elementary - Fifth-grade closing program

Pleasant Valley Elementary - Move Up Day; awards ceremony at 1:15 p.m.

Potomac Heights Elementary - Move Up Day and kickball game

Salem Avenue Elementary - Fifth-grade promotion at 1:30 p.m.

Smithsburg High - Cap and gown distribution; graduation practice in auditorium, 2 p.m.; class picture in gym, 3:30 p.m.

Williamsport High - National Honor Society meeting at 8:15 a.m.; baccalaureate services at HCC's ARCC, 7 p.m.

Thursday, June 7

Last day of school for students; 21/2-hour-early dismissal

Boonsboro High School - Baccalaureate service at 7 p.m.

Cascade Elementary - Awards assembly, 9 a.m.

Clear Spring High - Graduation at 7 p.m.

Clear Spring Middle - End-of-year bash

Conococheague Elementary - Awards assembly at 8:15 a.m.; perfect attendance recognition for last quarter, 10:30 to 11:40 a.m.

Hancock Elementary - Awards assembly in gym, 8:30 a.m.

Hancock Middle-Senior High - Senior meeting, 8:45 to 9:30 a.m.;middle-school awards assembly, 9 to 11 a.m.; graduation at 6 p.m.

Northern Middle - Sixth-grade awards ceremony

Old Forge Elementary - Move Up Day

Pleasant Valley Elementary - Fifth-grade promotion, 9 a.m.

Potomac Heights Elementary - Awards assembly

Smithsburg Middle - Eighth-grade awards ceremony, 9:30 a.m.

Smithsburg High - Baccalaureate service, 7 p.m.

Williamsport High - Graduation at HCC's ARCC, 7 p.m.

Friday, June 8

Boonsboro High School - Graduation at HCC's ARCC, 9 a.m.

Hancock Middle-Senior High - Dance sponsored by the Raiders Cheerleaders in community gym, 6 to 9:30 p.m.

North Hagerstown High - Graduation at 10 a.m.

Smithsburg High - Graduation at The Maryland Theatre, 2 p.m.

South Hagerstown High - Graduation at 11:30 a.m.

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