LOCUST GROVE PRIMARY SCHOOL
LGP 1st and 2nd grade students participated in a school-wide spelling bee. Out of 273 students, fourteen qualified to compete in the school-wide bee, which was held on January 20, 2017. Congratulations to all of the participants and the top 3 winners are listed below:
First place winner: Jacob Doolittle
2nd place winner:  Ben Corvetti 
3rd place winner:  Brennan Loving


February 6: Jump Rope for Heart Assembly
February 13: PTA General Membership Meeting
February 17: PTA Fun Friday
February 20: No School for Students/Teacher Workday
February 24: PTA Movie Night
March 2: 3rd Quarter Interims
March 2: Parent Teacher Conferences PM
March 3: Parent Teacher Conferences AM


CARDINALS
CODE!!!
Locust Grove Primary School Cardinals participated in Hour of Code during two of their 30-minute computer lab lessons. All students, K-2, codded using block coding on Code.org for their first lesson. Kindergarten continued to use Code.org during their second lesson while 1st and 2nd Grades learned about programming drones, robots, and computers in the STEAM Lab using multiple types of drones, Ozobots, and Raspberry Pi's. 
  
 
 
  
      

  


STEAM LAB
  
FULL STEAM AHEAD INTO THE NEW YEAR!
 
Students in Mrs. Johnson's class created 3-dimensional shapes, out of toothpicks and raisins, to reinforce the concepts of edges and vertices.

        


In the News   About Our School

   
 
  • Winter Program Second grade students at LGPS presented their winter program on December 19.  A Bear-y Merry Holiday told the story of the Polar Bears who wanted to throw a ...
    Posted Jan 4, 2017, 11:06 AM by Evan Straub
  • Jamestown Village Before Thanksgiving, our first graders constructed a replica of the Jamestown village. This helped to enhance their learning of our unit on Virginia history.      
    Posted Dec 20, 2016, 7:16 AM by Evan Straub
  • Our Cardinals Care! Students from Mrs. Johnson's class collected 21 boxes of Band-Aids for the Children's Oncology Center.
    Posted Dec 19, 2016, 7:26 AM by Evan Straub
  • SNOW PLOW ART! Toward the end of summer, Mr. Ratliff and Mr. D'Orta, from VDOT, conferenced with Mr. Lentine on the idea that Locust Grove Primary students paint a couple snowplow blades ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2016, 10:37 AM by Evan Straub
  • Sumdog! Locust Grove Primary School second graders entered the Sumdog Northern Virginia Math Contest this past week.   
    Posted Oct 20, 2016, 5:08 AM by Evan Straub
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Grades K-2

Locust Grove, VA 22508

Phone: 540-661-4420
Fax: 540-661-4419
Toll Free: 866-803-8638

Nick Sodano, Principal
Phone Extension: 4013
Office Hours:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Student Hours:
8:55 AM - 3:33 PM
Tardy Bell Rings: 8:55 AM