SKIPWITH NEWS – Posted 11/22/2021

  1. Please note this week will be a two-day week for all students and staff. We will have school on Monday and Tuesday of this week. The building will be closed from Wednesday, November 24 – Friday, November 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday. The school will reopen on Monday, November 29 at 7:20 am 
  2. Please see the calendar updates and reminders from HCPS important dates

Nov. 24-26: Thanksgiving Break (schools closed)

Dec. 10: Half day for Students

Dec. 20-31: Winter Break


  1. My Skipwth staff and I would like to say thank you for all you do each day to support our school and students. I will send a special Tuesday addition of my weekly news to remind you of the school closures and share a very special message from the Skipwith staff.

Finally, please see my email with more important health and safety reminders with the following topics, (Student MASK requirements, reporting absences and positive COVID cases, and our weekly Skipwith health report.


Skipwith Weekly Health Report – As you know, Henrico County Public Schools and Skipwith Elementary are doing everything reasonably possible to keep you informed about health concerns that are connected to our school. Over the past week, Saturday, November 7 to Friday, November 12, Skipwith Elementary has recorded 1 positive COVID-19 cases and 12 associated exposure (close contacts). All close contacts have been previously notified by the building administration.