Planning for vacation and family celebrations is important. While final details of the next year’s school calendar are not yet finished, several important key dates are set. To help you with planning below are important dates for the 2019-2020 school year. These dates have been finalized and approved by the School Board. (Please note the calendar for Broadway Learning Center is different and parents should check with Broadway for 2019-2020 calendar dates.)
|First day of school||August 28, 2019|
|Winter holiday||December 23, 2019 – January 3, 2020|
|Spring Break||April 6-10, 2020|
|High school graduation||June 6, 2020|
|Last day of school||June 11, 2020|
A more detailed 2019-2020 school calendar will be sent to parents and families in the Spring. If you have questions please contact your local school.
Longview Public Schools plans to put a capital bond measure to voters later this year. Capital bonds raise funds for school districts to upgrade facilities and build new schools.
To provide citizens information about the bond measure three community input sessions will be held. At the meeting you will get information on the facility upgrades and changes the district’s Facilities Advisory Committee has recommended.
Thursday, January 24 at 6 pm, district administrative offices next to RA Long High School – 2715 Lilac Street.
Wednesday, January 30 at 5 pm, Mark Morris High School.
Tuesday, February 5 at 5 pm, Mint Valley Elementary School.
We hope to see you at one of the community input sessions.
Spotlight – Q & A
Where did you grow up? I was born in Fullerton, CA while my Dad attended optometry school. At the age of 8 years old, we moved to a small town called Logandale, NV, near the Utah border.
What schools did you attend? I graduated from Moapa Valley High School; I was a part of the first graduating class of over 100 students.
Mr. Jensen, Cascade Middle School
What did you do after high school? Right after high school, I worked for 2 years to save money. I was an assistant cook at the senior center, worked construction and cleaned up in a machine shop.
After working for 2 years what did you do? I went to the airport, looked at the flight departure board and randomly picked Marseille, France as my destination. I left from McCarron Airport in Las Vegas headed for France.
What was your plan once you arrived in France? I didn’t have a plan.
Did you make this trip with someone? No, all by myself.
What is the first thing you did upon arriving in France? I arrived at Charles de Gaulle airport and missed my connecting flight. A German man […]