Area School News
Mathews County has two residents who have earned the right to participate in the Regional Spelling Bee on March 5, at the Hampton Convention Center.
The Mathews High School Robotics Team is hard at work on its entry for the 2011 US FIRST Robotics competition.
Honor Rolls Announced
The Mathews High School Scholastic Bowl team’s recent streak of success continued at Saturday’s Region A Tournament, where the Devils overcame numerous obstacles to place second and earn a berth in the Group A State Tournament.
Inspired by their recent informative tour of the Gloucester-Mathews Free Clinic, some children at Ware Academy are making their own contribution to the facility that provides so much to the local community.
Gloucester High School students were among the 1,600 Latin students who attended the Virginia Junior Classical League Convention in Richmond in November.
School personnel changes
The Virginia Education Association announced it has awarded a $200,000 grant to support the Virginia Public Radio news project for 2011 and 2012.