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Glade Spring Middle School | Gifted Education Students Visit State Universities 04-30-2019

Girls and boys sitting in front of a sign.On April 5, Glade Spring Middle School Gifted Education students visited Radford University and Virginia Tech. They learned about the history of the universities and discussed college planning.

Washington County Career & Technical Education Center | Awarded Multiple State Champions and Medalists at State SkillsUSA! 04-30-2019

A group of students pose with their medals.During this past weekend, April 12-13, 2019, twenty-one students from the Washington County Career & Technical Education Center attended and competed in the SkillsUSA Virginia State Leadership Conference and Skills Championships in Virginia Beach.

Wallace Middle School | Gifted Education Visited by Virginia Delegate Israel O'Quinn 04-30-2019

Students are listening to a man speak about government.Students in the Gifted Education Program at Wallace Middle School had the privilege of discussing Virginia government with Delegate O’Quinn at their December meeting.

Valley Institute Elementary School | Bulldogs Building Success Career Fair 04-23-2019

Students observing medical helicopter.Valley Institute Elementary School hosted its first career fair on March 12th with 27 career fields being represented, including doctor, judge, fireman, policeman, military, pet groomer, forester, nursing, and many others.

Watauga Elementary School | The Morning Mile 04-23-2019

Students and Adults standing.Watauga Elementary School participated in a kickoff assembly for The Morning Mile on March 22, 2019. All students in grades 2-5 have the opportunity to participate in the program. The idea behind The Morning Mile is that students have a chance to engage in moderate to rigorous exercise.

Washington County Career & Technical Education Center | Nurse Aide Students Complete Clinical Hours 04-17-2019

A group of nursing students are seated, posing for a picture.Nurse Aide students at the WCCTEC recently completed forty clinical hours at Abingdon Health & Rehabilitation Center.

Holston High School | WCS Bands Perform for Bulls/76'ers Game 04-17-2019

Students with band instruments. On Wednesday, April 10, over 200 high school band students from Washington County, VA traveled to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to perform for the Chicago Bulls and Philadelphia 76'ers game. Each of the four county high schools was represented at the performance.

Patrick Henry High School | Road Trip 04-16-2019

Five girls standing in front of a wall.Members of Mrs. Burke’s AP English 11 class are currently studying John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath.

Meadowview Elementary School | Art Show 04-16-2019

Three Students holding art pictures.On March 5th Meadowview Elementary School had its annual PTA art show. This was a great opportunity for parents and the community to come see what terrific artwork the students created in art class.

National School Breakfast Week at High Point Elementary School 04-10-2019

A man serving breakfast to students.Delegate Israel O'Quinn visited High Point Elementary School in honor of National School Breakfast Week. While visiting Delegate O'Quinn participated in serving breakfast and speaking with the cafeteria staff. A big thanks to Delegate O'Quinn for your participation in National School Breakfast Week!