Area School News
Persinger first served on the school board from 2002 to 2005, returning to the post in 2008.
RCC’s head-count increase was 9.9 percent, as compared to the system average of just over two percent.
The board met in the school board office conference room to approve payment of its final claims for the 2010-2011 school year.
Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School held its graduation ceremony at Essex Intermediate School on May 31.
An international group of 16 graduate students recently pursued three weeks of intensive study of small fishes at VIMS.
Lana Loring was selected as the Gloucester Retired Educators Association’s Retired Teacher of the Year.
Seniors presented their independent research projects at the 70th annual Virginia Junior Academy of Sciences meeting last month.