Several students standing with red bags that have white and black cut out construction paper glued to it. Student art work and photos are pinned to a movable grey partition wall. Three pieces of student art attached to a wall titled 'The Three Little Pigs'. Mackey-Thompson students painting small pumpkins on the pavement with an orange plastic tablecloth underneath them. Students outside with a fire truck and fire gear. Students and staff standing outside Mackey Thompson Learning Center students standing in front of a fire truck. Image of Mackey-Thompson Learning Center

School News

Read Across America Participation

Students in Mrs. Goodwyn's and Ms. Oslin's class participated in Read Across America Dr. Seuss Stem challenges on Monday and Tuesday. Students built truffula trees and balanced a Pom Pom on top and they made the Cat in the Hat's hat.

Student standing beside pink and purple stacked plastic cups.

Fall 2021 Pre-School Enrollment

The Virginia Preschool Initiative Program (VPI) is a pre-school program open to four-year-old children who meet eligibility requirements. The program is intended to provide four-year-olds with access to a free, quality early childhood education experience in preparation for a strong transition into kindergarten. The program is designed to promote a child's school readiness skills and social competencies through attention to education, family support and collaboration.

Eligibility for the preschool program is based on the age of the child, income of the family, and other at-risk factors.

Must be 4 years old by September 30, 2021

Please e-mail completed applications to

The Three Little Pigs

Mrs. Goodwyn’s pre-k class read “The Three Little Pigs” during their building blocks unit. Students used what was read about in the story to re-create and build the different buildings from the story. Students built the pig’s houses using various items.

Student working on mixed media artwork with sticks and color pencils. Student arranging shapes cut out of contruction paper on a sheet of paper with a drawing.



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