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Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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  • Science       Science Fair Judges Needed     Science

    Those with math, science, and engineering backgrounds are highly desired but not mandatory. If you can help by spending 1-2 hours evaluating science fair projects, we would be very grateful! You will receive an easy-to-use rubric to evaluate 4-6 projects. Judges from the past have enjoyed the interesting and creative efforts of our hard-working students.

    Please click on this link to register to be a judge on January 12 and/or January 13 from 2:30-4:00 p.m.

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  • The French II Fashion Show will be on Tuesday, November 24 during 7th period in the electives cul-de-sac near G15. See you there!

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  • Good news  

    Honor Roll

    Congratulations to all of our students on the honor roll! Keep up the great work!

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  • News

    Congratulations to students who auditioned for the Arlington Honors Orchestra and Junior Honors Orchestra. Thirteen 7th and 8th grade Gunston students were accepted into the Honors Orchestra while nine 6th grade students were accepted into the Junior Honors Orchestra.

    Congratulations also goes to Reese C. for being selected for the District XII Junior Honors Orchestra! On Nov. 17, Reese successfully auditioned and he will perform with some of the most talented musicians in District XII (which includes Arlington, Fairfax, and various private schools). Reese will perform with this prestigious group on Jan. 9 at Oakton High School. 

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    Tjhe Stinger
    Check out the Fall Issue, Volume 3 of The Stinger from Ms. Markowitz's Journalism class!
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  • Credit by Exam

    Students in Grades 7-12 who are proficient in another language will have the opportunity to take a written exam and possibly earn up to 4 foreign language high school credits.

    Deadlines and testing dates vary; click here for more information and registration. Afterwards, you will be contacted to confirm the testing date, time, and location.

    For more information:
    You can contact your grade level counselor (Ms. King, Ms. Rodriguez, Ms. Kolody, or Mr. Leopold) or call the World Language Office at 703-228-6094.


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  • Gunston Activities

    Check out the schedule of after-school clubs and activities here.

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Family News

  • Book Fair                                 book fair                                           
    The book fair is coming to the library December 7 - 11! Even if you can't make it in person, you can shop online from 11/22 to 12/12.
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  • IB Information Night

    Students and parents can learn about the IB Program at Washington-Lee High School on Tuesday, December 1 from 7 to 8pm in the W-L auditorium.

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  • Arlington Tech Academy

    Arlington Tech Academy



    Applications for the new (pending School Board approval) Arlington Tech Academy are now available online. Interested students must submit applications by January 22, 2016. For more information, students and parents can attend two open houses: November 16 at 2pm or December 8 at 7pm.

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  • Yearbooks are coming! 
    Order yours today! The price is $35. Upload your own photos and we might use them in our yearbook! Visit the Yearbook page to learn more.
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