News Article Index

Title Date Story
Washington County Career and Technical Education Center | Participates in Wreaths Across America 12-19-2018

Several students are posing for a picture in front of a semi trailer.

Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 1,400 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea and abroad.

Patrick Henry High School | Student Has an Entry Selected for the E&H Art Exhibition 12-18-2018

Abstract painting of a girl in many colors.It is with great pride that PHHS announces Grace M. as being selected to be exhibiting in the Blue and Gold Juried High School Art Exhibition at Emory and Henry College.

Greendale Elementary School | Operation Holiday Heroes 12-18-2018

Boys and girls with wrapped gifts.Greendale Elementary School participated in "Operation Holiday Heroes" during the month of December, whereby they donated items for local nursing home residents for "Twelve Days of Giving."

2018 Annual Elementary Spelling Bee 12-14-2018

Two students standing with two men smiling.On Thursday, December 6, 2018 spelling bee winners from the seven elementary schools competed in the annual elementary school spelling bee.

Watauga Elementary School | Pre-K Spreads the Magic of Kindness 12-13-2018

Students holding their magic wands.“Magic doesn’t come from the world, it comes from people, and their kindness, that’s where magic comes from.” -Jack, age 7. Watauga Elementary Preschool students learned about kindness through The Magic Wand Project for Kids.

Holston High School | Students Use New Equipment to Test Water Quality 12-07-2018

A man leaning over a stream of water.The HHS Environmental Science class recently tested water samples around the Holston campus using new equipment purchased from Vernier.

Wallace Middle School | Patriot’s Pen Essay Winners 12-06-2018

A group of students are holding their winning certificates.Eleven Wallace Middle School students were recently recognized for their outstanding essays in the Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest.

Washington County Career and Technical Education Center | Students Participate in Reality Fair 12-05-2018

Several students are sitting at a table with a financial advisor.

Washington County Career and Technical Education Center seniors participated in a "Reality Check" Fair on 30 November. It was an interactive experience designed to provide hands-on, real-life situations with the many financial challenges young people face as they venture out on their own, after graduation.

High Point Elementary School | 3rd Grade Presents EGYPT! 12-03-2018

Students dressed as Egyptians.Third Grade students at High Point Elementary school explored ancient temples and tombs during their program at the November PTA meeting. The performance was directed by our music teacher, Mrs. Caitlyn Lester.

Holston High School | Students Successful at Sigma Zeta Math & Science Contest 11-29-2018

Five students posing for a photo.Five students from Holston High School competed with many other students from Southwest Virginia High Schools at the Sigma Zeta Math & Science Contest. The contest was a daylong event held at the University of Virginia at Wise.