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Patrick Henry High School - The Commonwealth of Patrick Henry vs. Gene Forrester 11-10-2017

Students sitting in desks while one student stands.Students in Mrs. Burke’s English 10 recently studied John Knowles’ novel A Separate Peace. After reading the novel, students researched several topics associated with the novel and decided to put the main character, Gene Forrester, on trial for the murder of his best friend Finny.

Rhea Valley Elementary School Has a "Minion" Reasons to Be Bully and Drug Free 11-10-2017

Four students standing in front of a poster.The students at Rhea Valley Elementary School have “A Minion Reasons to be Bully and Drug Free.”

Holston High School Cross Country Team Races All the Way to the State 11-09-2017

A group of students posing together in track uniforms.Holston High School’s Cross Country team has again proven they are a force to be reckoned with.  Over the course of the last four years, they have sent numerous runners to the district finals and to the state finals.  This year’s team has set the bar even higher.  Under the direction of Coach Sammy Campbell, the Boy’s CC team has earned the right to compete at the state meet.  Eight of the nine runners will also compete as individuals because of their finish in the district event.

Valley Institute Elementary School Gifted Students are Brain Ready! 11-09-2017

A student holding their brain model.The GATE students at Valley Institute have been busy learning all they can about the human brain.  Students have been conducting research, collecting data, and finding out all the ways the human brain helps them learn!

High Point Elementary School Fourth Graders Observed National Chemistry Week at Eastman Chemical Co. 11-08-2017

Students conducting science experiments.High Point Elementary fourth grade students attended Eastman’s National Chemistry week.  Students learned about natural magnets and the rotation of the earth and how mixing chemicals makes chemiluminescence liquid which makes the glow happen in glass tubing.

Emory and Henry Students Visit Meadowview Elementary School P.E. 11-08-2017

A group of students standing with college students.Emory and Henry Students visited Meadowview Elementary P.E. classes.

John S. Battle High School Students Visit The Edward Via College of Osteopathic 11-06-2017

Students posing with a VA Tech statue.John S. Battle High School Anatomy and Physiology recently visited The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) at Virginia Tech.

Rhea Valley Elementary Presents "Christopher Columbus" 11-02-2017

Students on a stage performing a play.Two fifth grade Intervention/Enrichment groups presented the play “Christopher Columbus: Searching for the Indies” by Frank Caropreso on October 24-26.

Glade Spring Middle School Cross Country Team Takes The Lead 11-02-2017

Two boys and one girl sitting on grass.On Tuesday, October 24, the Glade Spring Middle School Cross Country team completed their season by competing in the Hogoheegee District Championship.

Patrick Henry High School Drama Department Competes in the Cumberland Sectional One Act Theatre Festival 11-02-2017

Sixteen students peeking up from the stage curtains. On Saturday, October 28, members from the Patrick Henry High School drama department traveled to Coeburn Middle School to compete in the Cumberland Sectional One Act Theatre Festival.