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Mrs. Dowdy

434-528-6499 ext
Classes Taught: 
5th Grade Math & Language Arts



Hi everyone! Hope you all are doing well. It was so good seeing everyone made my whole day seeing some of my students!  If they did not get a chance to hop on it's ok! Hopefully they can make it Tuesday or they can email me, text, or facetime me during my office hours.  We are all just doing the best we can so please don't stress.  Here is some info we talked about on our google meet or just some things you might want to know:)


* My google meets will be every Tuesday at 12:30.  Your child can go to their Google Classroom...It is now titled Mrs. Dowdy's Homeroom Home-School Google Meet. if they click on that class the link will be right there under the title and class code.  They click on link and there we will be!


* My cell phone number is 434-941-5109.  My students can call, text, facetime, or email me during my office hours.  My office hours are Tuesdays and Thursday from 1-3.  You can email me any other time too, I just might not be available right away.  I will get back to you asap if you contact me outside of my office hours.


* I will be uploading this info into google classroom today as well, so encourage your child to check their classroom during the week for info and extra sites.


* Here is the yearbook info some of you asked for:

 I was able to work with the company to extend the date for the online store for yearbook orders until Friday, May 15th.  The yearbook company order records show that a yearbook has not yet been reserved for your student.  Yearbooks are $18.00.  The website DOES NOT charge any type of service fee.  The website is  The school's order number is 16866. You can also search by school name - please make sure you select the Amherst Elementary in Amherst, VA. 

Please contact me via email ( if you have any questions or if I can be of further assistance.


* The theme for next week's Google Meet will be SUNGLASSES & SNACKS.  Wear your shades because our future is so bright and bring your favorite snack because I know you are ALWAYS hungry!!! 


Can everyone just email me back to let me know you received this email and I also need your child's t-shirt size for our 5th grade end of the year shirts:)  Just respond with youth or adult and s,m,l,xl etc.

Stay well....


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