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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.

LEGO Build and Robot Playtime 11-24-2015

Groups of kids and adults in a computer lab with Lego Mindstorms robots.During the 2015 First Lego League (FLL) Tournament on Saturday, November, 14th at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, the students and volunteers of Washington County Public Schools and other area districts participated in a large LEGO build and robot playtime.

Watauga Students Celebrate Red Ribbon Week 11-24-2015

2 little girls wearing pink shirts.October 26th-30th was Red Ribbon Week.  Students and staff at Watauga celebrated by dressing up to, “Stand United Against Bullying and Drugs.”

JSB Surprise HPES Students with Halloween Visit 11-24-2015

A trojan mascot standing with children.Second grade High Point Elementary students certainly received a welcomed surprise on Friday, October 30th, the day before Halloween.

Damascus Middle School Honors Veterans with a Luncheon 11-19-2015

A group of people eating lunch.In honor of Veterans Day on Wednesday, November 11, Damascus Middle School students were encouraged to invite a veteran to lunch!