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News from Kilmer
View the latest News You Choose updates, as well as some earlier issues of the newsletter.
Course Registration timelines for the 2020-21 school year
Access the Kilmer Student Services Academic Advising page to learn more about course registration for the 2020-2021 school year and to view the online course catalogs and recent curriculum presentations.
Shifting Gears 2020
Shifting Gears registration will begin on March 2nd, 2020 at 9:00 AM.
Shifting Gears is a transition program to help rising 7th graders adjust to middle school and feel more comfortable with the change. The program focuses on helping students make new friends from different schools, learning how to effectively work in a group with students from diverse backgrounds, become proficient at their locker, and learn and understand middle school expectations and rules.
Absences Add Up! When to send your child to school
While regular, daily attendance is important, there are times of the year that students are likely to develop colds, flu, or other infectious illnesses. This resource identifies occasions when it is best that students stay home and recover from their illnesses. It includes practical tips for parents with concerns about their children’s health..
2020 Thoreau VIP Summer Camp
SAVE THE DATE!
April 1st: VIP Summer Camp Registration Opens Students deserve a summer experience that is safe and full of fitness, friends, fun and enrichment. FCPS and Fairfax County Department of Neighborhood and Community Services (DNCS) partner in offering a 5 week, full-day camp for students entering 7th and 8th grade next school year (rising 6th graders for Glasgow, Poe and Holmes).
Report safety issues online or by text message using the Safety Tipline. You may choose to identify yourself or remain anonymous.
Rising 9th Grade Activities Fairs at Marshall & Madison High Schools
On Friday, March 27th students (8th grade only) slated to attend Madison or Marshall High Schools will attend Rising 9th Grade Activities Fairs to receive important information about extracurricular activities and learn more about their upcoming transition.
Did you know that there is a School Psychologist assigned to EVERY school in FCPS?
Upcoming Events at Kilmer Middle School
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit