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The Washington County SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE meets four times a year.  Meetings are open to the public.  The advisory committee solicits viewpoints and suggestions from parents of students with disabilities and other interested persons for consideration. A meeting will be held on Tuesday October 6, 2015 at 9:30 a.m.  The meeting will be held in the top floor conference room at the Annex building.

GSMS Rebel Regiment Cadets 09-29-2015

Band students sitting in the stands at PHHSSeveral eighth grade band students at Glade Spring Middle School are taking advantage of a new opportunity this fall. With the formation of “Rebel Regiment Cadets”, a junior varsity marching band, students perform along with the Patrick Henry High School band at home football games and local parades.

It's Fun Learning our Numbers at the Kidz Place! 09-28-2015

Young boy puts stickers on paper.Thursday, September 10th, was our first 2015-2016 Story Time Class. We are learning numbers, shapes, and colors this year. As always, we include other fun activities along the way - keep up to date by checking our calendar on our NEW and IMPROVED website .

GES First Graders Study Past, Present and Future 09-28-2015

A little girl standing in front of a projector screen.First graders are learning about the past, present, and future. Today, we are learning about houses in the past, present, and future while having fun with a Smart Board activity.

Valley Institute Elementary Third Graders Created Names for New Drink 09-25-2015

Seven third grade students hold up their newly named and labeled drink cans.Third Graders at Valley Institute have been working really hard!  Students were given an assignment to create a name for a special new drink!  They were then asked to design their own label for this brand new drink.

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.