Area School News
A lower-than-projected enrollment—along with the accompanying dip that could mean in state funding—has the Mathews County School Board looking to other financial sources to shore up its current budget.
The Gloucester County School Board appointed two teachers during its Oct. 12 meeting.
Fun and games
Ware Academy will host the international research group Atlantic Rising at a free public forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Coming events for schools
News of student accomplishments.
Thomas Hunter Middle School students Ryan Koebach and Jack Vrooman recently told the Garden Club of Mathews County about their adventures during the summer at Nature Camp.
The Mathews Maritime Foundation, which operates both the Mathews Maritime Museum and the Gwynn’s Island Boat Shop (used for the repair and resale of donated boats), has recently volunteered the boat shop as a location for Rappahannock Community College’s marine trades classes.
The Peasley Middle School Student Council Association has several activities planned this year in conjunction with the school wide theme of “Passport to a Better Future,” according to SCA reporter Jordan McDermott.