Meet the Greenhouse Girls – Kendall Coss, Kailey Ramirezhuezo and Aneeya Rao.
Don’t let their delicate flower headbands fool you.
They battle unruly weeds. They construct benches. And they convert car and truck tires into planters. All with their bare hands.
“Weeds don’t stand a chance around the Greenhouse Girls,” … Read more
Cox High School’s Advanced Fashion class joined with ZONTA, an International Women’s Organization for service that aids women of all ages, for the first annual “I’m Every Woman” Fashion Show. The show was recently held at Old Dominion University’s Webb Center.
Assistant Principal Chris Colden used her involvement with ZONTA … Read more
Students and staff at Glenwood Elementary celebrated “May the Fourth Be With You” with Sci Fi Day, Monday, May 4. Students dressed in their favorite sci fi gear and enjoyed sci fi books to celebrate this fun genre. Check out just a few photos from the day in the gallery below.
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Visit any neighborhood public library and you’re not likely to find fairy tales shelved with mysteries, humor next to fantasy, and science fiction mixed with children’s literature.
The new library on Bernadotte Street in Virginia Beach is the exception.
At its unveiling May 18, this new Little Free Library (LFL) … Read more
Thoroughgood Elementary held its second annual Military Appreciation Night. School counselors Michelle Jenkins and Kate Miller worked tirelessly to put together the “family fun” event to benefit our local military families.
There were refreshments in the cafeteria, a puppet show for the whole family, sessions for parents to attend, and … Read more
In VBCPS, teachers don’t lose sight of the joy associated with reading. Take Zach Penny of Rosemont Elementary, for example. His love of reading was encouraged by his teachers. Now he is reading’s champion, In fact, his zest for reading is so strong, he has become a role model for … Read more
Take a look around the city and chances are you will see some work from students of the Advanced Technology Center (ATC). This spring, ATC students have been given the opportunity to create designs for a host of high-profile projects.
Digital Design II students had a chance to compete for … Read more
Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) Parent Connection is partnering with WTKR NewsChannel 3 and Southern Bank to host a Beach Bags food drive Thursday, May 28, at two locations in Virginia Beach. Beach Bags provides shelf-stable meals and healthy snacks to VBCPS students who might otherwise go hungry during … Read more
Orange cones dotted the grounds of Ocean Lakes High School (OLHS) Saturday, May 9, marking the course for the school’s 12th annual Dolphin Dash 5K run/walk. All proceeds from the race were donated to the LivON Foundation, which promotes awareness of early detection of colon cancer for those 50 … Read more
Lynnhaven River NOW (LRNow) will be constructing a new one and a half acre sanctuary oyster reef in the Eastern Branch of the Lynnhaven next spring, and it was made possible in part through a partnership with Virginia Beach City Public Schools.
LRNow will be creating the first alternative-substrate oyster … Read more