News Article Index

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Abingdon Elementary School | 4th Grade Visits Abingdon Muster Grounds 10-30-2018

Students sitting outside listening to the guide at the Abingdon Muster Grounds.Abingdon Elementary 4th graders visited the Abingdon Muster Grounds on Friday, September 21st.   Students were able to travel back in time.  They stopped by several interactive stations that helped to explain life during the 1700’s.

Patrick Henry High School | Students Learn Airbag Stoichiometry 10-29-2018

Four students standing by a table doing an experiment.Patrick Henry chemistry students simulated car airbag deployment using bakingsoda and vinegar in Ziploc bags. Mrs. Woosley’s students had to determine the ratio of baking soda to vinegar that would yield the maximum amount of carbon dioxide gas without popping the bag.

Abingdon High School | 2018 Golf Team Wins State! 10-26-2018

A golf team standing with a banner and a trophy.Congratulations to our 2018 Golf Team on back to back State Championships!

Watauga Elementary School | IXL Superstars 10-23-2018

A girl standing holding a poster.Third grade students at Watauga Elementary School are working hard to become IXL Superstars! Each student is challenged to complete a skills sheet using web based IXL.

Holston High School | Students Spruce Up Shelters Along Appalachian Trail 10-22-2018

Students posing for a group picture.While many of their classmates were fast asleep, members of Holston High School’s Key Club recently greeted their Saturday morning on the Appalachian Trail.

Rhea Valley Elementary School | Third Graders Use Skype to Talk with Scientist 10-19-2018

A group of students in front of a project doing a video conference.Rhea Valley third graders were able to Skype a scientist live on Wednesday, October 10. They invited biologist Taylor West via Skype to the classroom to discuss her work.

Damascus Middle School | Excellent Attendance Recognition 10-19-2018

A student holding a small bagDamascus Middle School has focused on improving student attendance this year to meet new state accreditation guidelines.  The DMS News Crew created a western-themed public service announcement to encourage students to be here on time daily.

Abingdon Elementary School | Matter Chatter 10-18-2018

A group of students doing a science experiment.Fifth graders at AES have been having fun learning about states of matter. They have been observing and investigating matter changing between solids, liquids, and gases.

Watauga Elementary School | Celebrates One School One Book 10-17-2018

A group of students in costumes posing together.Watauga Elementary School celebrated our One School One Book Kickoff on October 4, 2018. My Father’s Dragon, by Ruth Stiles Gannett, was chosen as the book this year to read among faculty, staff, and students.

Wallace Middle School | Eighth Graders Visit UVA-Wise 10-16-2018

A group of students are pictured under a large clock.On Saturday, September 29, a group of eighth grade students from Wallace Middle School were able to further their college awareness by taking a campus tour of UVA-Wise.