Area School News
Lee-Jackson Elementary School fourth grader Christopher Scott, wearing baseball cap, releases “Chris,” an endangered monarch butterfly, last Thursday morning behind the school.
Gloucester High School received a grant of $10,000 as a demonstration site and Page Middle School was awarded a $5,000 grant as a developing site.
Ware Academy honor rolls
A Gloucester High School team and two teams from Page Middle School earned invitations to the national underwater robotics competition.
The biggest single grant awarded this year—$20,000—will go toward tuition reimbursement for the division’s faculty.
Several Gloucester Public Schools elementary students placed in the Challenge.
A ceremony was held May 12 at the school.