News Article Index

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HHS Introduces Four New Teachers 08-18-2017

Four teachers pose along a hallway.Holston High School is privileged to have acquired the services of four exceptional new teachers for the 2017-18 school year. They are:  Physical Education teacher Jason Southworth, Art teacher Jessie Smith, Learning Lab
teacher Zach Fleenor, and French teacher Erinn Linkous.

Unique Partnership Between WCCTEC and Virginia Tech Generates Mixed Reality Curriculum 08-17-2017

Two students stand by a bed wearing a Microsoft HoloLens.Alloying Washington County School's Vision Statement of being an innovative leader in education excellence, teaching and learning, creativity, technology integration and global citizenship with Virginia Tech's brand tagline "We Invent the Future", the Washington County Career and Technical Education Center (WCCTEC) will integrate mixed reality into the Nurse Aide curriculum this semester.

HPES: Welcome to Camp High Point! 08-11-2017

Staff posing in front of camping setup.High Point Elementary School has been transformed into the summer camp of our camper's dreams! This year campers at High Point will explore exciting places like Math Mountain and the Science Swamp!

VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 2016-2017 Special Education Parent Survey 08-03-2017
Each school year the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) is required to report to the U.S. Department of Education the "Percent of parents with a child receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with disabilities."
"Alpaca" Lunch and We Will Meet at the Farm! 07-05-2017

Students and teachers with an Alpaca.Students participating in the elementary summer school program visited the Dreamland Alpaca Farm in Meadowview, VA. They met a variety of animals such as Teddy Bear Sheep, Alpacas, chickens, and goats.

Holston GATE and Dual Enrollment Students Walk in Jefferson’s Footsteps 06-15-2017

Several teenagers stand beside a pond.HHS’s GATE and U.S. History Dual Enrollment students traveled to Charlottesville on March 24th and 25th and briefly saw the world through the eyes of America’s third president.  Students received a 3 hour guided tour that highlighted many of the innovations that Thomas Jefferson created and used in his own home.

Washington County Elementary Summer School Students Have Been "Rocking" and "Rolling"! 06-15-2017

A group of students sitting at a table painting rocks and smiling.The Washington County Elementary Summer School program is off to a great start! With the help of an exceptional staff, students have been in the business of learning and having fun.

Middle School EPIC Summer Stem Camp 05-30-2017

Students and teachers standing outside.Middle school students from each of the county schools were represented during the EPIC Summer STEM Camp at EB Stanley Middle School.  All of the campers were rising 6th, 7th, or 8th graders.

Summer Office(s) Schedule 05-25-2017

All offices will be open to the public Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. during the period of May 22, 2017, through July 28, 2017. Offices will be closed on Fridays unless a special event is taking place in the building(s).

Holston’s Gray is Athletic Director of the Year 05-23-2017

Two men present an award to a man.Years of hard work and dedication have paid off for HHS’s Travis Gray.  On March 31, 2017, he was named the 1A/ 2A High School Athletic Director of the Year.  His selection was announced at the 45th Annual Awards Ceremony for the Virginia Interscholastic Athletic Administrators’ Association.