Welcome to the 3rd Grade



Meet Our Team
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Mrs. Haskins has been teaching for 20 years and has taught within the county's Odyssey program, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade. She is a graduate of Altavista High School and Averett University and also received her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from Averett University. She enjoys reading and spending time with her husband and 2 sons.

Mrs. Caitlyn KoeferMrs. Koefer has been teaching for 3 years. She is a graduate of Gretna High School and Lynchburg College. She is currently working towards a Masters in Reading from the University of Lynchburg. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and her dog Buddy.


Mrs. Beth Simpson has been teaching for 26 years and has taught Pre-K, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grades.  She graduated from Gretna High School and Longwood University and currently lives in Altavista.  She enjoys camping with her husband (and spoiled dog Lydie Lou) and reading in her free time.
Upcoming Grade-Level Events

Labor Day - Monday, September 3rd - No School

Mid-term Progress Reports - September 17th

2 Hour Early Dismissal - September 14th

Parent Teacher Conferences - September 20th - 3:30-6:00

Fall Picture Day - October 4th

Fall Break - No School - October 12th-15th

End of 1st Nine Weeks - October 11th

Report Cards Sent Home - October 22nd

PTO - 2nd/3rd Grade Presentation - October 25th

Election Day - No School - November 6th

Make-up Pictures - November 8th

2 Hour Early Dismissal - November 16th

Thanksgiving Break - November 21st-23rd

PTO - 4th/5th Presentation - December 13th

End of 2nd Nine Weeks - December 19th

Winter Break - December 20- January 1st

Beginning of 3rd 9 Weeks - January 2nd