Bush Hill Updates -- Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Panther PTA News

PTA Meeting Thursday -- All are welcome and encouraged to attend!

Join the PTA Meeting this Thursday, January 19th at 7:00 p.m. for updates from the Board on fundraising, membership, and other initiatives. A Zoom link will be sent to your email on Thursday to join the meeting.

Last Call for Volunteers - Safe Routes to School Committee

The Bush Hill PTA has approved a new subcommittee with the goal of promoting safe walking, biking, and driving habits in and around the school. The board is now seeking volunteers to serve on this subcommittee and to plan educational or informational campaigns on the topic in the months ahead. The committee will mainly communicate via email with meetings virtually 1x/month through the end of the school year. Interested volunteers should contact the PTA at PTABushHillElementary@gmail.com.


Immersion Program SY 23-24

Dual Language Immersion Program Registration

Registration for the countywide lottery for Dual Language Immersion (DLI) programs will open on Monday, January 23. Current pre-K students may apply for the kindergarten immersion program, and current kindergarten students may apply for the first grade immersion programs for the 2023-24 school year. 

Programs are available in French, German, Japanese, Korean, and Spanish. Visit the DLI registration page for more information.

Parents who are interested in the DLI programs in FCPS are encouraged to attend an informational meeting at their school site. Meetings will begin on Wednesday, January 11. Details regarding access to virtual meetings will be available on the Dual Language Immersion registration page by the meeting date. Get more information on DLI programs and registration.