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Gloucester School Board appoints two teachers (10/20/2010) - The Gloucester County School Board appointed two teachers during its Oct. 12 meeting. Diana H. Brock of Gloucester, was appointed as a fourth grade teacher at Abingdon Elementary and Genevieve…
Ware Academy to hold Fall Festival on Oct. 29 (10/20/2010) - Ware Academy will hold its Fall Festival from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29, at the school on Route 14. The event will include a haunted house, hayrides,…
Forum Monday at Ware Academy on rising sea levels (10/20/2010) - Ware Academy will host the international research group Atlantic Rising at a free public forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday. The forum is part of the group’s four-day local stay during…
School calendar (10/20/2010) - SPECIAL ED: The Special Education Advisory Committee for Mathews Public Schools will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1, in the Mathews High School Library. Child care is…
School briefs (10/20/2010) - Robert Michael Hicks has been named an AP Scholar with Honor by the College Board’s Advanced Placement Program. The recognition requires an average score of at least 3.25 on all…
Homecoming royalty (10/13/2010) -
THMS students report on their Nature Camp adventures (10/13/2010) - 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. Under the guidance…
Foundation offers site for RCC marine trades classes (10/13/2010) - 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…
Peasley SCA plans student activities (10/13/2010) - 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…
School brief (10/13/2010) - Christchurch School in Middlesex kicks off its Fall Family Weekend Friday with the dedication of its new LEED-registered Puller Science Center at 1:30 p.m. The building is named after CCS…
Fire Prevention Week (10/6/2010) -
School calendar (10/6/2010) - BOTETOURT: An orientation session for new volunteers at Botetourt Elementary School will be held at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday in the school cafeteria. The school has a number of volunteer positions…
Middlesex schools receive $10,000 in Dominion grants (10/6/2010) - Middlesex County Public Schools received a pair of grants totaling $10,000 from the Dominion Foundation through its Educational Grants Partnership Program, according to a release. The division was awarded $5,000…
THMS competes for Clorox grant (10/6/2010) - Thomas Hunter Middle School has been nominated for a grant through the Clorox "Power a Bright Future" program. Clorox will be awarding one $50,000 grant and three $20,000 grants from…
Farm Bureau holds youth poster contest (10/6/2010) - Several Middle Peninsula residents won awards in the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation’s annual youth poster contest. The youth illustrated agriculture’s importance in food production with posters that supported the theme…
Post 75 honors Boys State/Girls State participants (9/29/2010) - 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. The…
Farm Fresh partners with local schools (9/29/2010) - 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…
GHS Homecoming 2010 to be held Oct. 8 (9/29/2010) - Gloucester High School will hold Homecoming 2010 on Friday, Oct. 8. The week will be Spirit Week at GHS, with freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors vying for the Spirit Stick.…
School briefs (9/29/2010) - Megan Patricia Nichols received a degree in recreation, parks and tourism from Radford University during commencement ceremonies in May. She was also honored as the Outstanding student in Recreation Therapy.…
School calendar (9/29/2010) - SPECIAL ED: The Special Education Advisory Committee for Mathews Public Schools will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Mathews High School library. Reserve childcare by calling 725-1047.…
Jarvis appointed to Mathews school board (9/22/2010) - Lanell W. Jarvis of Foster, was appointed Tuesday night to fill the unexpired term of Dr. Michael C. Richards on the Mathews County School Board. Jarvis was unanimously appointed by…
School personnel appointed (9/22/2010) - The Gloucester County School Board made several appointments during its Sept. 14 meeting. The following persons were appointed to teaching positions for the 2010-2011 school year: Pamela Parks, Melissa Clark…
Four from MHS earn AP Scholar designation (9/22/2010) - Four 2010 graduates of Mathews High School—Amber Fauber, Leland Machen, Matthew Mann, and Michael Sanderson—have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board, in recognition of exceptional achievement…
PSAT registration held until Oct. 5 at Mathews High (9/22/2010) - The Mathews High School counseling office is accepting registration for the Preliminary SAT test through Tuesday, Oct. 5. The PSAT test will be administered during the school day on Wednesday,…
School brief (9/22/2010) - Brittany Hubbard of Mathews, was named to the spring 2010 dean’s list at Midway College in Midway, Ky. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must have achieved…