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Nov 24

Sports Information

JRT Athletics Information Sheet

JRT Winter Sports Try-Out Information

JRT Important Student Athlete Forms

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Nov 19

Specialty Center Application Information

Specialty Center Application Media Advisory

Eighth-graders: Specialty center application window opens Monday as open houses continue

Henrico, Va., Nov. 12, 2020 — Virtual open houses continue for Henrico County Public Schools high school specialty centers and interested students will be able to begin the online application process Monday. The window to submit applications is Nov. 16, 2020 through Jan. 15, 2021.

Henrico County eighth-graders and their families can explore the benefits of HCPS specialty centers through the open houses, which are being conducted virtually this year to prioritize safety during the current pandemic. Links to attend the open houses will be available the day of the event at https://henricoschools.us/specialty-centers/ on the “Open House Schedule” tab. Open houses for some specialty centers have already taken place, but families can view short informational videos and slide presentations about each center by clicking on the “Information Sessions” tab.

Remaining HCPS specialty center virtual open houses (sessions at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.):

  • Center for Spanish Language and Global Citizenship (J.R. Tucker H.S.): Nov. 17
  • Center for the Humanities (Hermitage H.S.): Nov. 18
  • The Todd A. Phillips Center for Medical Sciences (Mills Godwin H.S.): Nov. 23
  • Center for Leadership, Government and Global Economics (Douglas Freeman H.S.): Dec. 1
  • Advance College Academy for Social Sciences (J.R. Tucker H.S.): Dec. 2
  • Center for Information Technology (Deep Run H.S.): Dec. 7
  • Center for the Arts (Henrico H.S.): Dec. 8

Each specialty center will hold two sessions on its scheduled open house day, one at 5 p.m. and another at 7 p.m. There will be a question period during each open house. Students can attend as many specialty center open houses as they wish. Open houses will be conducted using Microsoft Teams. No registration is required, participation is free and you can take part without creating a Teams account.

To apply, go to https://henricoschools.us/specialty-centers/ starting Monday and click on “Application process for HCPS eighth-grade students.”

HCPS specialty center application window:

  • Online application window opens: Nov. 16.
  • Application deadline: Jan. 15, 2021.

The specialty centers offer students a chance to immerse themselves in an area of particular interest, engage in a rigorous, tailored curriculum and be part of a community that shares their passions. Admission to HCPS specialty centers is open to current HCPS students as well as Henrico residents who are currently enrolled in private schools or being home-schooled.

 

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Nov 18

Attention Athletes

Out of an abundance of caution as we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, workouts in Football, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball and Cheer are stopping until the week of Monday, November 30. Cross County and Track workouts will continue through Thursday this week, and then those sports will also stop workouts until the week of Monday, November 30. We hope all families enjoy a safe and relaxing holiday!

Sincerely,

Mr. Brown

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Nov 10

Congratulations Theatre Students and Mrs. Dyer

The entire Theatre Arts IV/IBDP HL Theatre class as well as select Theatre III/IBDP HL Theatre students attended the Virginia Theatre Association Conference (VTA). The conference was held virtually, and Tucker students attended workshops, watched performances from other schools across the state and participated in competitions and events.

Our students received numerous accolades, including a performance rating of Superior.

Mrs. Dyer was honored as a Certified Master Teacher by the Virginia Theatre Association!

Permanent link to this article: https://tucker.henricoschools.us/2020/11/10/congratulations-theatre-students-and-mrs-dyer/

Nov 10

Help Desk Update

If you have a Chromebook, please bring it to the Help Desk to swap it for a Dell.

Also, use http://bit.ly/ismylaptopready to check the status of a computer being repaired or issued after newly enrolling.

Thank you!

Permanent link to this article: https://tucker.henricoschools.us/2020/11/10/help-desk-update/

Oct 23

Free Flu Vaccination Events Flyer

Free Flu Vaccination Events Flyer (English and Spanish)

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Oct 21

Athletic Boosters Fundraiser

Our first fundraiser is underway for the JRT Athletic Boosters! We are selling e-gift cards for Texas Roadhouse! This is a great fundraiser since the e-gift cards can be used at ANY of their locations! The highest earning coach and player will earn a prize! Also, the team gets half of all proceeds earned by their players. See flyer for more details!

Here is a link that you can use to go online to purchase the e-cards: https://na.eventscloud.com/jrtaboosters

Thank you for your support!

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Oct 20

Congratulations Ms. Selden for 45 Years of Teaching in HCPS

Dr. Cashwell and Mr. Vithoulkas surprised Ms. Selden at her home on Monday in order to congratulate and recognize her for teaching in HCPS for 45 years! Check out the story in the Richmond Times!

https://richmond.com/news/local/watch-now-tucker-science-teacher-jane-selden-recognized-for-her-45-years-of-teaching-in/article_b7b954fe-ed63-55a4-bafc-dabe43ea385b.html

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Oct 06

HCPS high school families: Talk with college reps at virtual college fairs, panel discussions

Participation is free! Events happening now through November 4th!

This year, HCPS will be hosting our annual College Fair virtually in partnership with the Virginia Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Counselors (VACRAO).

Students are encouraged to participate live so they can ask questions and interact with the college admissions counselors. Visit https://www.strivescan.com/virginia/ to see participating colleges, event dates, register and learn more!

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Sep 25

New Virtual Bell Schedule

The New Virtual Bell Schedule will begin on Tuesday, September 29th.

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