Area School News
The Gloucester High School band program has again received top honors at the annual District VIII Band Festival.
The Mathews County School Board will meet March 16 in the Mathews High School auditorium to hear a report of the Southern Association of College and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement.
Ware Academy continued its focus on fine and performing arts and wellness with a recent week-long program titled “Beyond Our Wildest Dreams.”
Baylor Towne of Onemo, daughter of Jan and Shawn Towne, will attend the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the second consecutive year.
Fourteen Mathews students and four adults won blue ribbons for their artwork and crafts at the Virginia State Conference of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs in Richmond.
The Mathews County School Board will meet at 4 o’clock today in the Mathews High School media center to hold a work session on the division’s proposed 2011-2012 budget.
Thomas Hunter Middle School Junior Beta Club members placed in the top three in six separate events at the state convention.
The Mathews High School Scholastic Bowl team capped its successful season on Saturday with a fourth-place finish in the state Group A tournament, held at the College of William and Mary.