EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Tuckahoe Middle School Administration is sponsoring a Valentine’s Dance on Feb. 19 at 7 p.m.
Permission Slips were handed out to students in social studies classes and are available in the main office they are due by 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 19. No students will be admitted to the dance without a permission slip already on file.
In other news, Jack Gentry is the school winner of the National Geographic Bee. On Wednesday, the entire pre-k through 12th grade faculty will begin training in a writing program called "The Writing Revolution." This work, which will continue into next school year, will provide all teachers with common writing strategies to raise student writing across all content areas and grade levels.
Tuckahoe cheerleaders were named national champions this past weekend. The school reminds residents that there is not a full week off for February break this year. Classes will be in session next week on Feb. 18 and 19.