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MES First Graders Learn the Meaning of Veteran's Day 12-04-2015

A man sitting on a stage holding a Marine soldier hat.On Wednesday, November 11, Veteran’s Day, Meadowview Elementary First graders were visited by, Marines Sergeant Jeremiah Hampton. Sargent Hampton has been a Marine for eight years and served in Afghanistan.

WES Second Grade Students Attend a Youth Concert 12-04-2015

Students stand on a staircase.On November 9th, the second grade students at Watauga Elementary School traveled to the Toy F. Reid Eastman Employee Center to attend the Symphony of the Mountains Youth Orchestra concert.

Dramatic Reading at Greendale Elementary 12-03-2015

Student participating in dramatic reading competition.On November 11, 2015, Greendale Elementary 4-H members competed in the "Dramatic Reading" contest. Forty-five members from fourth grade performed pieces from their choice of literature.

DMS Seventh-Grade Scientists Dissect Frogs 12-03-2015

A teacher dissects a frog with a student.Students in Mrs. Amy Caywood’s seventh-grade science class expressed a wide range of opinions on the frog dissection they recently completed.

Holston’s Drama Class Shows its Skills 12-02-2015

Thirteen teenaged drama students stand on a stage.The Holston High School Drama Class is busy celebrating recent successes with its rendition of “A Human Write” by Amy Sutton.  The play centers on a writer who is suffering from occupational burn out.

High Point Third Graders Study Homophones 12-02-2015

A boy holding up a book.High Point Elementary School third grade students are studying homophones or words that sound the same, but have different meaning and spellings.

Patrick Henry High School Celebrates Veteran’s Day 12-01-2015

A man is speaking.On Veterans Day, the Patrick Henry Key Club sponsored their annual Veterans Day Assembly. The service gave veterans around the area an opportunity to be honored by the Rebel community.

JSBHS Students Compete in Sigma Zeta Math & Science Contest 12-01-2015

A students sits at a desk holding a plaque.On October 28, 2016,  John S, Battle had 14 students participate in the Sigma Zeta Math & Science Contest at the University of Virginia at Wise.  The students could either participate as a team or as individuals.

GES 1st Graders "Visit" National Monuments 11-30-2015

GES students participating in virtual visits with SmartBoard.We have been very busy in first grade at Greendale while studying symbols in Social Studies. We actually watched a Bald Eagle and eggs being hatched in the nest.

Valley Second Graders Leap from Beanstalk STEMs with Jack 11-30-2015

A girl and a boy at their desks trying to make a small parachute.After going to the Paramount to see the play, Jack and the Beanstalk, and reading many different versions of the story, Valley second graders participated in a STEM activity.

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