Area School News
Middlesex County Public Schools received a pair of grants totaling $10,000 from the Dominion Foundation through its Educational Grants Partnership Program.
Thomas Hunter Middle School has been nominated for a grant through the Clorox “Power a Bright Future” program.
Several Middle Peninsula residents won awards in the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation’s annual youth poster contest.
American Legion Post 75, Gloucester, honored student participants of this past summer’s Boys State, Girls State and the Junior Law Cadet programs with a pizza dinner on Sept. 13.
Farm Fresh is again offering its 123-4 the Community receipt collection program, which allows public and private schools (grades K-12) to save their Farm Fresh receipts and redeem them for free educational equipment.
Gloucester High School will hold Homecoming 2010 on Friday, Oct. 8.
The Gloucester County School Board made several appointments during its Sept. 14 meeting.
Four 2010 graduates of Mathews High School have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board, in recognition of exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement exams.