School Notes

School Notes

Know something that should be featured in School Notes? Awards? Special events? School fairs? Fax a brief write-up to 703-917-0991. Or call Lea Mae Rice at 703-917-6459.

The Music Department of Robinson Secondary School presents its annual “Sweets ‘n’ Swing” concert Tuesday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in Robinson’s Gold Cafeteria, 5035 Sideburn Road, Fairfax. Features the music of Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, Charlie Parker, and more. Ensembles include the Robinson High School Stage Band, the High School Jazz Band, the High School Jazz Combo, and the Middle School Jazz Band. Free, donations accepted. For more call 703-426-2100.

South County Secondary School boy’s soccer, baseball and spring track teams sponsor a mulch sale Saturday, March 24. Cost is $3.75 per 3 cubic-foot bag of premium double-shredded hardwood bark mulch, $10 delivery fee within 10-mile radius of school. Orders may be picked up at South County Secondary School between 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Payment due no later than Thursday, March 8. To volunteer or with questions contact Erich Gunderman 703-446-1580.

SCORE! Educational Center hosts a spelling bee for Clifton-area students on Sunday, March 25 from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. at SCORE!, 5718 Union Mill Road, Clifton. Free. For more or to register, call 703-830-9553 or e-mail

Thumpin' Thursdays with Mister Don, a night of singing and dancing, is each Monday from 4-5 p.m., at Clifton Town Meeting Hall, 112644 Chapel Road. Call 703-815-8600.

Mighty Mondays with songs and dancing each Monday from 10-11 a.m., at the Clifton Town Meeting Hall, 12641 Chapel Road. Open to all ages.

Noodles & Noggins Fun Club meets on Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. at the Clifton Town Meeting Hall, 12641 Chapel Road, Clifton. Enjoy some books, do a fun craft, sing songs and dance. A new theme each week. For ages 1-6 years. Suggested contribution per child. Call the store to register at 703-815-8600.