News Article Index

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Washington County Teachers Embrace Children’s Engineering! 02-11-2019

Many teachers in Washington County are very passionate about incorporating STEM and STEAM into everyday learning.

Washington County Schools Summer Food Service Program Survey 02-05-2019

Washington County Child Nutrition Department would like to expand its' Summer Food Service program. FREE Meals will be provided to children 18 years of age and under. Your child/children do not have to been enrolled in Washington County Public Schools. No application or proof of income is required. Meals must be eaten on site.

Wallace Middle School | Celebrating Being Drug-Free During Red Ribbon Week 02-05-2019

A group of students are pictured wearing travel clothing..During the last week of October, Wallace Middle School celebrated being drug free with several fun activities.  On October 30, Chief of Police Tony Sullivan came to WMS to present “Drugs are Ugly” to eighth grade students.

High Point Elementary School | Teacher of the Year 02-04-2019

A woman smiling.Mrs. Caitlyn Bailey has been selected as the 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year for High Point Elementary School.  Mrs. Bailey has served HPES as a second grade and Kindergarten teacher for the past three years.

Glade Spring Middle School | NSDAR American History Essay Winner 02-01-2019

Girl standing in front of a book shelf.Congratulations to Ms. Baleigh B. Baleigh was selected as the Black Fort Chapter’s 8th grade winner of the NSDAR American History Essay Contest.

Patrick Henry High School | GOT MILK? 01-30-2019

Four students sitting at a table.Students in Mrs. Woosley’s chemistry classes observed the reaction of dish soap in milk.  This simple lab illustrates the effects of an emulsifier on the non-polar fat molecules and the polar water molecules in milk.  Food coloring was added to the milk so students could see the emulsified fat molecules move over the surface of the water.

Slogan Contest to Encourage School Attendance | $100 Prize Package! 01-23-2019

Text that says Slogan Contest.

Theme: School Attendance 

Prize Pack valued at $100

WCS students may submit original slogan ideas to encourage good attendance and not miss out on education, friendships, and a strong future. 

Watauga Elementary School | Teacher of the Year 01-22-2019

A woman smiling.Watauga Elementary is thrilled to announce our Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Angela Owens! Mrs. Owens has taught in Washington County and exclusively at Watauga Elementary for nineteen years. Mrs. Owens graduated from Emory and Henry College in 1999 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary English.

Abingdon High School | AHS Honor Band 01-18-2019

Students standing.Congratulations to these outstanding AHS Band students who earned placement into the competitive Washington County Honor Band, where the top musicians in the county put together a professional concert in two days.

Wallace Middle School | Awareness to Bullying Prevention 01-17-2019

A classroom door is decorated as a large flower.During the month of October, Wallace Middle School focused on bringing awareness to bullying prevention.  On October 23, WMS hosted its annual Mix It Up at Lunch Day.