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JSBHS Student Wins Virginia State Food City Best Bagger Competition 09-24-2015

A collage of pictures with a Pepsi banner in the middle.Kayelyn H., won the Virginia State Food City Best Bagger Competition that was held at Food City on Euclid Avenue September 12. She competed against 30 other baggers across the state and will now advance to the next level in Las Vegas.

RVES Named Grand Champion! 09-24-2015

basket full of decorated applesRhea Valley received the honor of being named Grand Champion for the "Washington County Schools Produce Great Students" display at the fair.

DMS FFA Participates in Livestock Judging! 09-23-2015

 A group of students poses together inside a barn.On Tuesday, September 15, students of the Damascus Middle School Future Farmers of America (FFA) Chapter attended the Washington County Fair Livestock Judging Contest with schools from all over the surrounding counties. This is the first year that Damascus Middle School has participated in livestock judging.

Family Life Video Public Review For Washington County Virginia Schools 09-22-2015

Family Life Education videos to be used during the 2015-2016 school year will be available for public review on Tuesday, September 29  from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Abingdon High School Library.

HPES Third Grade Students Study Fact Families! 09-22-2015

A group of students sitting at a table.High Point Elementary Third Grade Students Study Fact Families! Students in Mrs. Miller's and Mrs. Ratliff’s third grade math classes have been learning about related facts. They used their names to create their very own name fact family.

MES Mustangs Share a Special Book and a Special Gift 09-22-2015

A poster of a gorilla and book title "The One and Only Ivan"In anticipation for our One School, One Book in October first grade teacher Ms. Jennifer Cole used her talents to get the children excited about “The One and Only Ivan”.  The drawing is displayed in the library along with the book and a picture of the baby gorilla that the school adopted.

WES Let's Get the Rhythm In Our Hands 09-21-2015

Students sit in a circle.First grade students at Watauga Elementary School have started off their year in music class with lots of successful rhythm activities. First students reviewed their vocabulary word rhythm which is the long and short sounds and silences in music.

GSMS Meets the Rebels 09-21-2015

GSMS students participating in sports standing in the gym.A crowd of fans turned out for the 2015 PTA Open House to meet the Rebels and kick off a new school year! Students participating in volleyball, football, band, and golf were introduced to parents, grandparents, and teachers. Thanks to everyone who came out to support the school and these young athletes. GO REBELS!

Around the World at HPES! 09-18-2015

Two children standing next to a globe.Nothing says back to school like kids and globes. Children are naturally excited about the world around them so when their teacher brings out the globes, there is great cause for excitement!

WES Third Grade Students Saving the Planet! 09-17-2015

Students standing in a circle formation.On Thursday, September 3, Watauga Elementary School third graders attended Conservation Camp at Sugar Hollow Park. It was a fun outdoor learning experience for all involved. Students rotated through stations to learn more about conserving and protecting Earth and our natural resources.