School Notes

School Notes

Know something that should be featured in School Notes? Awards? Special events? School fairs? Fax a brief write-up to 703-917-0991. Or call Lea Mae Rice at 703-917-6459.

West Springfield High School Lady Spartans' coaching staff offers a girls' basketball camp for girls ages 8-15 in three sessions this summer. Camp dates June 26-30, July 6-8, and July 17-21 at the high school, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield. For registration and pricing information, call 703-913-8647.

The West Springfield High School class of 1986 will host its 20-year reunion on Saturday, July 29 at the Springfield Hilton. For more information, e-mail

The West Springfield High School class of 1981 will host its 25-year reunion on Saturday, Sept. 16. For more information, e-mail

TOT Preschool at Sydenstricker United Methodist Church, 8308 Hooes Road in Springfield, has openings in their half-day program for the fall. Morning and afternoon classes for 4-year-olds and morning classes for 3-year-olds are taught by degreed teachers. Call Shirley Edwards at 703-644-6384 or e-mail for more information or to arrange a tour of the school.

Lake Braddock Secondary School is having a reunion for the class of 1996 at the Hilton in Arlington on Saturday, Aug. 5. Visit for classmate information.

The Robert E. Lee High School Library is accepting donations of used books for its annual book sale through March. Fiction and nonfiction books including children's books, cookbooks, college textbooks and many others are welcome. All proceeds will help the library buy new books and materials for student use. For further information or to make a delivery, please contact the library at 703-924-8370.

TOT Preschool is accepting registrations for the 2006-07 school year. Classes at 9-11:45 a.m., are available for 3 and 4-year-olds and at 12:30-3:15 p.m., for 4-year-olds. TOT Preschool offers small classes, a loving staff of teachers with degrees who prepare the children for kindergarten. The school is located at Sydenstricker UMC, 8508 Hooes Road, Springfield. Call 703-644-6384 for additional information or e-mail

Grace Weekday Preschool, a ministry of Grace Presbyterian Church, is accepting registrations for the 2006-2007 school year for 2-5-year-olds, including Pre-K. The preschool is located at 7434 Bath St., Springfield. For more, call 703-451-3314.

St. John's Center for Early Childhood Education is taking registrations for the 2006-07 school year. St. John's offers classes for 2, 3 and Pre-K 4-year olds, and before and after school care for K-5. St. John's is located at 5312 Backlick Road, Springfield. Call 703-256-7748.

The Lee High School Library needs a few volunteers who can come once a week, twice a month or once a month during the school day to help shelve books. No experience necessary. Call Marj Lohmann at 703-924-8370.

Lee High School is having a Phantom Ball, a fund raiser for Lee's All Night Graduation Celebration. Send a donation to Robert E. Lee High School, ANGC Phantom Ball, 6540 Franconia Road, Springfield, VA 22150.