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Third Grade Wildcats Read Across America with Dads 03-27-2017

A man reading in front of a group of students.I might eat cake. I might eat green beans. I might blow out candles, or tie up some strings. I might open ten gifts or other crazy things. It isn’t my birthday, no it is not, but Dr. Seuss we can celebrate a lot.

Meteorologist, David Boyd, Visits Greendale Elementary 03-27-2017

A group of students with 2 adults.David Boyd came to visit Mrs. Griffin's classroom to read them a story about the weather. Mrs. Griffin's room watches Mr. Boyd's weather forecast as part of their morning group every day. The students really enjoyed getting to meeting Mr. Boyd in person!

GSMS Students Skype Across the Atlantic 03-24-2017

A woman standing in front of students.Sixth grade students at Glade Spring Middle School had the rare opportunity to Skype with author Dan Smith from Newcastle, England.

Meadowview Elementary Fifth Graders visits BMS 03-24-2017

A group of students standing at Bristol Motor Speedway.Students at Meadowview Elementary School recently toured the Bristol Motor Speedway.

High Point Elementary Preschool Students Ready to Read! 03-23-2017

Students reading on a rug.The preschool students in Mrs. Doane's class have been working hard to master all alphabet letters and sounds.  Now, students are looking towards kindergarten by jumping into books.

Washington County Child Nutrition Staff 03-23-2017

Four Child Nutrition Staff Members stand holding awards won at Conference.

Eleven Members of the Child Nutrition Department attended the 68th Annual School Nutrition Association of Virginia (SNA-VA) State Conference held in Hampton Virginia March 17th – 19th and returned home with several awards given from the State Association.

JSBHS Battle Buddies 03-21-2017

Kids sitting at a table working on a craft.The John S. Battle High School Future Business Leaders of America club recently began a community service project called Battle Buddies. They meet with their buddies at Valley Institute once a month to share bonding time, make crafts, and play games.

HHS Students Attend Conservation Youth Summit 03-21-2017

Teenages students hovering over a table.On Saturday, March 11th, the Earth Science and Geology students from Holston High School attended the 3rd Annual Clinch River Youth Summit in Lebanon. While they were there, the students learned about determining water quality, protecting riparian buffers, determining pollination cycles, and conducting sustainable agriculture.

Third Graders at Valley Institute Met Royalty! 03-21-2017

Students are standing and smiling.Third grade students at Valley Institute Elementary met royalty this week! Cameron Smith is a product of Washington County Schools and the current Miss Virginia Highlands title holder for the Miss America Organization.

Wallace Middle School Students Celebrate Tobacco-Free Spirit Day 03-17-2017

Two girls are pictured with tobacco-free certificates.Students at Wallace Middle School celebrated Tobacco-Free Spirit Day on Thursday, February 16.  Tobacco-Free Spirit Day is a day to celebrate school divisions across Virginia that have committed to being tobacco and e-cigarette free.