News Article Index

Title Date Story
Patrick Henry High School | "To Map or Not to Map" 09-04-2018

Three girls standing beside a poster.Before beginning a study of William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, students in Mrs. Burke's speech and drama class created over-sized character maps.

Greendale Elementary School: Super Hero Fifth Grade Greeter 08-29-2018

Four students standing together to greet.At Greendale Elementary, we have students who do not wear a cape, but are still super heroes!

Damascus Middle School: The Strength Team Shows DMS Students the Power of Their Choices 08-28-2018

A man pulling a rope held by a boy.On Tuesday, August 21, Damascus Middle School students and faculty gathered in the gym with Mr. Zeb Bishop, a member of The Strength Team. 

John S. Battle High School: Dr. Ratliff Kicks Off Leader Live Series 08-27-2018

A man dressed in a suit surrounded by students smiling.On August 17th, student leaders at John S. Battle learned valuable lessons from Washington County's Superintendent, Dr. Brian Ratliff, to kick off their "Leader Live" series.

Meal Benefit Expiration Notification 08-24-2018

Prior Year (2017-2018) Meal Benefits are set to expire September 19, 2018. If we do not receive and process an application before the above date, your child/ren benefits will revert to paid. You will be responsible for paying.  We encourage you to get your application in as quickly as possible so as not to have an interruption. For quicker processing, you may click here to complete the application electronically. Should you have questions you may call Valerie Cupp 276-739-3074 or Brenda Green 276-739-3031.

Valley Institute Elementary School Bulldog Bus Safety 08-20-2018

A group of students waiting to get on their school bus.A special thanks to Ms. Dwanna and Ms. Sharon for leading bus safety drills for our kindergarten and first grade classes.

Rhea Valley Elementary School WCPS Community Mural Project 08-15-2018

A mural of a train that has school supplies in it's carts.A big thank you to all of the WCPS teachers and Rhea Valley Staff who participated in "The Big Picture" inservice this summer.  Many of our county schools were represented by teachers from RVES, MES, WES, HPES, GES, EBSMS, WMS, AHS, HHS, PHHS, Interchange, and the Safety Zone.

CTE Annual Notice 2018-2019 08-01-2018

Washington County Public Schools

Annual Public Notice

Career & Technical Education


Washington County Public Schools Department of Career and Technical Education offer a variety of programs to all students at the middle and high school levels.  The program areas include the following:

Holston High School Art Students Enjoy Capstone Tie-Dying Project 07-16-2018

A group of students stand with paint.As an end of the year incentive for a job well done, Holston Art Teacher Jessie Smith allowed her students to experience the colorful world of tie-dying.  Students were permitted to use the associated coloring materials to freehand designs on tee shirts, socks, and other articles of clothing.

Holston High School's Jenna G. Attends VA All-State Chorus 07-02-2018

A teenaged girl poses against a wall.From April to April 7th, Holston High School junior Jenna G. attended the 2018 Virginia All-State Chorus event.  She was selected in February along with a few other District VII students to attend the prestigious event.