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Varnett's 2016-17 academic calendar has been posted on our website. Go to the "Parents" tab at the top of the home page and drop down to the calendar. It also is available below:
Classes are from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. weekdays

The following holidays are:
Thanksgiving, November 21-25, 2016
Winter Break, December 19, 2016 - January 2, 2017
MLK Day, January 16, 2017
Spring Break, March 13-17, 2017
Spring Holiday, April 14, 2017
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Report card date
Date: 2/17/2017
1 p.m. dismissal
Date: 3/10/2017
Spring break
Date: 3/13/2017
Spring break
Date: 3/14/2017
Spring break
Date: 3/15/2017


Varnett Inc. Board

  • Mr. Warner Evin, President
  • Ms. Carolyn Scantlebury, Secretary
  • Dr. Margaret Stroud

Board of Directors

  • Dr. Matthew Plummer
  • Dr. Edgardo Colon
    Vice President
  • Mr. Clarence White III
  • Mrs. Marcia Johnson
  • Mr. Ward S. Gray
  • Dr. Margaret Stroud
    (non-voting member)

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School, weather update

The buses left the campuses at 9 a.m. but no guarantees they can reach their destination. You have the option to go to your bus stop or drive your child in.

MLK Grande Parade (Video)

Northeast Campus students display school spirit as they march in the 23rd Annual MLK Grande Parade on Monday. The NE participation in the parade in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the late civil rights icon, has been an annual event for the last few years.

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