Summer Office Hours: During the week of June 12th through June 16th, the school office will be open from 8:30am until 3:30pm. Beginning the week of June 19th through the week of August 11th, all UCPS schools on the traditional schedule will be following a four-day workweek (Mon-Thurs). The school office will be open Mondays and Tuesdays from 7:30am until 5:30pm and Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7:30am until 11:30am. The school will be closed Monday, July 3rd - Friday, July 7th. All traditional schools will resume normal hours beginning Monday, August 14th.
7th graders at Parkwood Middle had the opportunity to listen to four veterans share their war experiences and learned how to fold an American Flag. James Crump (WWII), Frank Cranford (Vietnam), and Bill Lane (Vietnam) came from the Indian Trail VFW to talk to the students about what they encountered during war.
Recently, Ms. Townsend’s Spanish I students visited the Mint Museum Randolph in Charlotte, NC to observe several exhibits related to the ancient Americans. There are more than forty of the major societies from ancient Mesoamerica (Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, and El Salvador), Central America (Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama), and Andean South America (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, and Chile).