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Valley Institute Elementary School Bulldogs for Battle Tailgate Party 09-22-2017

Students playing in bubbles.Valley Institute Elementary held the first annual “Bulldogs for Battle” tailgate party on Friday, September 8th after school before the John Battle home football game.


The Washington County SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE meets four times a year. Meetings are open to the public. The advisory committee solicits viewpoints and suggestions from parents of students with disabilities and other interested persons for consideration. A meeting will be held on Tuesday October 3, 2017 at 9:30 a.m.

Holston High School Steps Up to Donate Blood 09-21-2017

A teenaged female is lying on a gurney.The Holston FBLA club hosted their annual Marsh Blood drive on Wednesday, September 13th.   Holston High's faculty, staff, and students were eligible to donate blood.  Several senior students were asked for quotes about their blood donating experience.

Greendale Elementary School Hosts 2nd Annual Grandparents' Luncheon 09-20-2017

People eating lunch in a school cafeteria.Greendale Elementary recently hosted their 2nd Annual Grandparents' Luncheon in honor of Grandparents Day.

Back to School Bubble Bash at High Point Elementary School 09-19-2017

Children playing in bubbles.High Point Elementary PTA sponsored a Back to School Bubble Bash on Saturday, August 26.

John S. Battle High School: Battle for Houston 09-15-2017

Two semis with Houston Bound posters.FCA and SCA joined together to hold a Battle for Houston water drive. They set the goal to collect 1,000 cases of water in 4 days.

Abingdon Elementary School Pre-K Splashes into a New Year! 09-14-2017

A group of children in swimming attire.Preschoolers at AES had a great start to the school with our "Splash into a New School Year" water day! We were excited to start our school year with new friends.  We wanted to encourage positive experiences in the school setting and hosted a "Splash into a New School Year" water day.

Valley Institute Third Graders Visit Conservation Camp 09-14-2017

A group of students gathered together at a picnic table.On Thursday, September 7th, Valley Institute Elementary School third graders attended Conservation Camp at Sugar Hollow Park.  It was a fun outdoor learning experience for all involved.

Grand Champion at Meadowview Elementary 09-13-2017

A girl and a man stand holding an award with a brown hog standing beside them.Carrie won Grand Champion Market Hog at the fair with her pig Peek-A-Boo! She's worked really hard all summer feeding & training him. Her trademark training tool was marshmallows. I've attached a picture of Carrie & Peek-A-Boo with judge, Jason Pratt.

Greendale Elementary School: Building Friendship Towers 09-11-2017

Students standing behind a card tower.Third graders at Greendale Elementary started the year off right!  As a part of learning procedures and routines during the first few days of school, students discussed what makes a good friend.