News Article Index

Title Date Story
High Point Elementary School | Art + Math = A Really Cool Project 03-08-2019

Bird's eye view of school building.4th Grade students at High Point Elementary School have been working on the math concepts of area and perimeter in Art Class!

Watauga Elementary School | 2nd Grade Recognizes Dr. Doug Arnold 03-08-2019

A man shaking hands with a student.Second Graders at Watauga Elementary School presented Dr. Doug Arnold with a gift for School Board Appreciation Month. Dr. Arnold was given a book titled, Cara’s Kindness.

Wallace Middle School | Eighth Graders Visit Reality 03-07-2019

A group of students looking at a projection.On Monday, November 19, WMS eighth grade students were able to take a trip into the future with Career Exploration and the Reality Store with Virginia Cooperative Extension at the Higher Education Center.

Holston High School | Students Organize Toy Drive for Niswonger Children's Hospital 03-06-2019

Students posing for group photo.Members of Holston High School's National Honor Society sponsored a drive to benefit Niswonger Children’s Hospital in Johnson City, TN.

Damascus Middle School | Gifted Students Complete Blood Typing Unit 03-05-2019

A woman drawing blood from a girl.The gifted students at Damascus Middle School recently participated in a unit of study about Blood Typing.  The nurse at Damascus Middle School, Michelle Stiltner, helped with this unit by taking blood from each student using a lancet.

Watauga Elementary School | Clinch Region Librarian of the Year 03-04-2019

A woman smiling.Watauga Elementary is proud to announce our librarian, Dr. Barbara Jones, as Clinch Region Librarian of the Year! This award recognizes outstanding Virginia school librarians.

STEM Winner- Conserving Energy in our Everyday Lives - John Battle High School 02-27-2019

A video from students at John S. Battle High School - "Conserving Energy in our Everyday Lives" was chosen as the winner in a STEM video contest for the high school category.The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy presented a $1,000 check to the school. The school will also be presented with a plaque t-shirts for the winning students.

Greendale Elementary School | 100 Cans for 100 Days 02-27-2019

A group of students gathered on a rug.Greendale Elementary School students from Mrs. Selvaggi’s, Mrs. Burns’, and Mrs. Griffin’s classrooms set a goal of collecting 100 cans of food in celebration of their 100th day of school.

Washington County 4th Grade Students Celebrate George Washington 02-27-2019

A group of students posing and smiling.On Friday, February 22, 2019, Washington County Schools celebrated George Washington's 287th birthday with a celebration of 4th grade essay winners.  In this annual event, 4th grade students are encouraged to write an essay reflecting the many leadership qualities of George Washington.

Watauga Elementary School | WES Celebrates Valentine's Day 02-26-2019

Students smiling with their cardsIn honor of Valentine’s Day, Watauga Elementary cafeteria staff distributed Valentine’s Day cards to all students. The cards were designed by four Watauga students, two fifth grade students, one fourth grade student, and one
third grade student.