COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

PRINS. MEMO NO. 70

November 1, 2002

ELEMENTARY / MIDDLE / SECONDARY

TO:

Principals

 

FROM:

Patricia I. Wright

Assistant Superintendent for Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Virginia Principals Appreciation Week, November 3-9,2002

 

 

On behalf of the Virginia Department of Education and the Board of Education, it is my pleasure to announce that Governor Mark R. Warner has signed a Certificate of Recognition declaring the first week of November 2002, as Virginia Principals Appreciation Week. I hope that your community will join me in acknowledging the tireless efforts of school principals across the state. You work diligently to help students and teachers excel, and your leadership and hard work are essential to the success of our schools. You deserve all the recognition and praise we can give you.

 

The full text of the Governor's Certificate of Recognition announcing Principals Appreciation Week can be found at the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals website at http://www.vaprincipal.org. I hope that members of your community and other officials in your division will celebrate Virginia Principals Appreciation Week by planning a special community event or some other appropriate function.

 

If you have questions about the event, please contact Dr. Randy D. Barrack, executive director of the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals, at 804‑288‑2777.

 

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