Peabody receives Perry Foundation Grant!

We are excited to announce that the Perry Foundation has awarded Peabody a $200,000 1:2 matching grant for the Peabody 2020 Campaign. Our community will need to raise $400,000 by March 2020 in order to receive the funds. Please consider making a gift to help create new opportunities for our children!

Coffee Hour

On May 14th at 8:30 AM, Mr. Orlando will host a coffee hour to discuss the Peabody 2020 Campaign. Please RSVP! Any questions or suggestions about the Campaign are welcome.
Grandparents and Special Friends Day

Thank you again to all the families who came to Grandparents and Special Friends' Day! As part of the special day, current parent and photographer Susan Parmar took photographs of students with their family members. We have mailed these wonderful photos directly to the grandparents and special friends who attended. If you'd like to purchase any of the photos as well, please visit the website listed below. All proceeds from the purchased photos will be donated to Peabody.

Password: peabodyspecialfriends2019
Spring Alumni Spotlight

For our Spring 2019 Alumni Spotlight feature, Peabody is pleased to feature Peabody alumna Lydia Funk (big sister to Sam, Class of 2019)! Lydia graduated from Peabody in 2011 and received an advanced diploma from Charlottesville High School in 2015. She will graduate in May 2019 from William & Mary with a B.A. in French & Francophone Studies and a minor in Middle Eastern Studies. This summer she will be working at the International School of Charlottesville’s immersion summer camp and afterwards will be serving as a group leader with the Iraqi Youth Leaders Exchange Program, working with undergraduates who are visiting the U.S. to develop leadership skills and learn about community engagement. Moving forward, she recently accepted a position as an English teaching assistant in France and will be moving to the academic region of Lille in September 2019.
When reflecting back on Peabody... (full article)
Panther TUESDAY on 4/26!

Photographer and Peabody parent Susan Parmar will be visiting Peabody Tuesday April 30 to take some candid photos for us - please remind your Peabody Panther to wear any of the Panther-wear clothing they happen to own, thank you!!!
Diversity and Inclusivity Survey - Due May 8

Thank you in advance for completing the biennial Peabody Diversity and Inclusivity Survey HERE . Information from this survey will be used for educational purposes to understand current practices and perceptions at Peabody. No identifying information will be shared and only general response rates will be reported. Please answer openly and honestly by MAY 10, 2019. Thank you!!
Peabody Athletics Banquet

All 2018-19 Peabody athletes and their families are invited to the annual Athletics Banquet on Thursday, May 9 from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Batten Gym. Students will be recognized by their coaches and will receive their certificates and pins.

Peabody will provide the pizzas from Extreme Pizza at 5th Street Station, and families are invited to RSVP and sign up to bring a side dish or dessert. Please contact Diane Krehmeyer if you did not receive your sign-up genius invitation via email.
Nominate Peabody for Best of C-ville by May 17!

It's time for the annual Best of Cville competition! Please nominate Peabody under the category of Services for Best Private School (Peabody School) and Best Preschool (The Peabody School) on the C-Ville webpage .

Nominations will run through Friday, May 17. Voting for the selected nominees begins Wednesday, May 29, and ends Friday, June 21. Results will be published in the Best of C-VILLE magazine on stands August 28, 2019. Thank you for helping promote Peabody!!
Earth Day 2019!
Peabody Yearbook

It’s time to order your 2018-2019 Peabody School Yearbook! Our yearbook will include special moments to remember our wonderful school year!

Please complete this form and return it with your payment, cash or check, made payable to Peabody School no later than Friday May 10. You may pre-order your yearbook for $35 until May 10. Any copies ordered after the deadline will cost $40.
Peabody Parent Forum News
UPCOMING PPF EVENTS
April 29th – Meeting 8:15 AM
May 6th-10th – Teacher Appreciation Week-Contributions due Monday, 4/29!
May 29th – Meeting 5:30 PM

PPF Contact Information
For more information about PPF meetings, volunteer opportunities, or with questions or concerns, please contact Shannon Walsh or PeabodyParentForum@gmail.com .  Thanks!
2018-2019 Annual Fund

Thank you to everyone who has already donated to the 2018-19 Annual Fund! We appreciate your support, and continue to strive for 100% participation.! Click  here  for the full donor list to date.
Parent Information Center

  • The10th annual Dogwood Duathlon, a run-bike-run duathlon for youth ages 7-16 will be held on the morning of Sunday, May 19, 2019 in the Forest Lakes South neighborhood.Find more information here.


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