News Article Index

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Watauga Elementary School: Bristol, Tennessee Lowe’s Donates Buddy Bench 05-22-2018

Students sitting on a bench with 2 Lowe's employees standing beside them.Watauga Elementary School students received a Buddy Bench from Lowe’s located in Bristol, Tennessee. A Buddy Bench is a bench that students can go to if they feel lonely or left
out at recess.

2017-2018 Special Education Parent Survey 05-18-2018

All parents of school-aged children and youth who receive special education services in Virginia’s schools are encouraged to complete the Virginia Department of Education’s annual Parent Involvement Survey. 

Patrick Henry High School Students Are Spending "Larimer Bucks" 05-17-2018

A man standing behind table holding play money.Visa's Practical Money Skills has nominated Thomas Larimer as the Innovative Educator for the Month of May. Mr. Larimer teaches Economics and Personal Finance at Patrick Henry High School.

Wallace Middle School Student Places First in DAR Essay Contest 05-17-2018

A female student is holding her certificate.Ainsley D., an eighth grade student at Wallace Middle School, placed first in the school division and first in the region for the Black's Fort Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) American History Essay Contest.

Mister and Miss John S. Battle High School 05-16-2018

A boy and girl with crowns on.On March 17, 2018, John S. Battle held their second-annual Mr. and Miss JSB pageant. Students were selected by their teachers, coaches and peers to represent their classes, sports and clubs.

Little Free Library at Meadowview Elementary School 05-10-2018

A small outdoor bookshelf in the shape of a house with a door for storing books.Meadowview Elementary has a new addition to their landscaping. Jennifer Puckett, Meadowview Elementary School’s Media Specialist, along with parent volunteers Justin and Sarah Dick, built and installed a “Little Free Library” at MES.

Patrick Henry High School Outdoor Club Explores Beartree Recreation Area 05-09-2018

Students standing in front of paddle boards.During the afternoon of Friday, April 27, nineteen members of the Patrick Henry Outdoor Club and their fearless sponsors, Mr. Eric Hoffman and Mr. Andrew Smith, ventured to Beartree Lake, part of the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area, to enjoy the variety of recreational activities the park offers.

Watauga Elementary School Annual Spring Art Show 05-04-2018

A group of students holding up their awards.On Thursday, April 12th, Watauga Elementary held its 6th Annual Spring Art Show, showcasing preschool through fifth grade students.

John S. Battle High School Volunteer at Special Olympics 05-04-2018

A group of students posing together.On Saturday, April 21, over 30 students and several faculty members from John S. Battle came out to lend a hand and support athletes during the Special Olympics Track and Field Games.  Volunteers painted faces, helped athletes, and added to the already awesome level of the event.

Abingdon High School: 2018 John Marshall Foundation Teacher of the Year Award 05-04-2018

A teacher posing with her award posing with 2 men and another woman.On May 1st, Mary Beverly, World History and Government teacher, traveled to Richmond, to receive The John Marshall Foundation Teacher Award at the Richmond Bar Association's Annual Law Day Luncheon.

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