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Wallace Middle School SCA 2017-2018 09-26-2017

Three students are pictured in front of a green ribbon.The Wallace Middle School SCA (Student Council Association) officers and representatives have been selected for the 2017-2018 school year. Students chosen as representatives of the SCA are responsible for helping with the organization and management of student activities throughout the year.

WCCTEC CISCO Students Experience Digital Realities 09-25-2017

Students are in a 10' x10' room with VR headsets.Virginia Tech’s Department of Computer Science, the Institute for Creativity, Arts and Technology, Advanced Research Computing, and the Center for Space Engineering and Research Institute (Space@VT) graciously hosted twenty-one WCCTEC CISCO students on 19 September. Mr. Randy Woodward’s CISCO class was exposed to a horizon of possibilities from each of the departmental presentations.

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.