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CTE Center to Offer ASVAB Test 01-15-2019

For the 17th consecutive year, the Washington County Career and Technical Center will sponsor a test session for the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery Test (ASVAB).  The test will be given on Friday, February 1st from 12:30 to 3:15 PM.  The ASVAB is offered to all county sophomores, juniors, and seniors who have a potential interest in serving in the United States military.  All branches of the military and their reserve components mandate that individuals take the ASVAB before they enlist.

Rhea Valley Elementary School | Third Graders Learn About China 01-15-2019

Children sitting and looking at a screen.Rhea Valley Elementary third graders welcomed back former preschool teacher, Ms. Sujean Bradley, to talk about her experiences in China.  Ms. Bradley has visited China twice already.

Watauga Elementary School | WES Student is Washington County Spelling Bee Champion 01-15-2019

Girl accepting award with principal.On Thursday, December 6, 2018 spelling bee winners from the seven elementary schools in Washington County competed in the Annual Elementary School Spelling Bee at Rhea Valley Elementary School.

Damascus Middle School | Teacher of the Year 01-08-2019

A woman talking to four seated students.Congratulations to sixth-grade math teacher Mrs. Melissa Childress who was selected as Damascus Middle School’s 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year! Before Mrs. Childress came to Damascus Middle School over two years ago, she taught math for eleven years in Wise County Public Schools.

Holston High School | Students Place at All-District Choir Auditions 01-04-2019

Students posing for a group photo.Five talented Holston High School singers landed spots in the Senior 2019 District VII Choir.

Wallace Middle School | Sixth Graders Delve Deep into 9/11 with "Towers Falling" Novel Study 01-03-2019

A group of students are working together to build a tower.In Mrs. Morris’ sixth grade language arts class at Wallace Middle School, students read the book, “Towers Falling” by Jewell Parker Rhodes. Students worked together to complete a novel study on the book. Deja, the main character in the novel, faced many real-world problems such as homelessness and hunger.

Meadowview Elementary School | Career Day 01-03-2019

On October 31, 2018 students at Meadowview Elementary School weren’t tricked, they were treated - to the eighth annual Career Day Extravaganza. Over 67 presenters volunteered their time to come teach students about some of the exciting career options available in our area.

Special Education Advisory Committee Meeting Notice 12-19-2018

The Washington County Special Education Advisory Committee Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.  If school is not in session on that day, the meeting will be rescheduled for Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will be held in the top floor of the Annex Building. Questions regarding the meeting may be directed to Connie Phillips, Supervisor of Special Education at 739-3041.

Washington County Career and Technical Education Center | Participates in Wreaths Across America 12-19-2018

Several students are posing for a picture in front of a semi trailer.

Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 1,400 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea and abroad.

Patrick Henry High School | Student Has an Entry Selected for the E&H Art Exhibition 12-18-2018

Abstract painting of a girl in many colors.It is with great pride that PHHS announces Grace M. as being selected to be exhibiting in the Blue and Gold Juried High School Art Exhibition at Emory and Henry College.