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Holston High School Art Students Enjoy Capstone Tie-Dying Project 07-16-2018

A group of students stand with paint.As an end of the year incentive for a job well done, Holston Art Teacher Jessie Smith allowed her students to experience the colorful world of tie-dying.  Students were permitted to use the associated coloring materials to freehand designs on tee shirts, socks, and other articles of clothing.

Holston High School's Jenna G. Attends VA All-State Chorus 07-02-2018

A teenaged girl poses against a wall.From April to April 7th, Holston High School junior Jenna G. attended the 2018 Virginia All-State Chorus event.  She was selected in February along with a few other District VII students to attend the prestigious event.

Holston High School Students Step In Time with a Production of Mary Poppins 06-25-2018

A group of teenagers standing on a stage.Months of hard work came to a conclusion when Holston High School students put on their Spring Musical on March 23rd and 24th. Holston’s Chorus students began planning before the Christmas break and started practicing shortly after they returned in the second semester.

Holston High School Graduate Carries On Family Farming Tradition 06-11-2018

A teenaged boy stands by a building.Pride A. has grown up farming.  He is among the last of the students in Washington County to have worked in the region’s once-abundant tobacco fields.  He has developed an aptitude for his chosen profession.  He has received numerous awards for his prowess and has recently been recognized by the Bristol Herald-Courier, which ran a feature article about him.

The WCYB StormTracker Makes a Stop at Wallace Middle School 06-04-2018

A group of students are standing in front of a blue car.Sixth grade students at Wallace Middle School recently had the opportunity to meet WCYB Chief Meteorologist Dave Dierks and see the new StormTracker vehicle up close.

John S. Battle High School Dual Enrollment English 12 Students Create Google Sites 05-29-2018

A birds eye view of a group of students sitting in their desks in a classroom.Ms. Jennifer Daniel's Dual Enrollment English 12 Class at John S. Battle High School recently completed a yearlong Google Sites project.

Free Summer Meals 05-23-2018

Abingdon Elementary School will be an open site for free summer meals. The Summer Food Service Program is free to all children 18 years of age and under. No application or proof of income is needed.

Holston High School's Dianna S. Wins Student of Integrity Scholarship 05-22-2018

A female high school student holding her award and smiling.Holston High School senior Diana S. was recently awarded the prestigious Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Scholarship.  Diana was one of seventeen high school students in Virginia chosen for this scholarship.

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.