VBEF visits Seatack to see grant in action

Virginia Beach Education Foundation (VBEF) board members had a firsthand look at how the foundation’s schoolwide grants are supporting teaching and learning. After helping greet An Achievable Dream Academy students with handshakes as they arrived at school, VBEF board members received a tour of Seatack Elementary School’s community garden.

VBEF president Nelson Adcock (left) greets students attending An Achievable Dream Academy at Seatack

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Lambright speaks at White House Summit

Chelsea Lambright, a 2010 graduate of Ocean Lakes High School, was selected to speak at the White House Summit and Research Forum on Improved Health and Fitness for Americans with Disabilities. The summit was held earlier this month.

Now a student at James Madison University (JMU), Lambright joined her professor, Dr. … Read more

Live from ILES

A big change is taking place at Indian Lakes Elementary this year. Cara Dibbs, the school’s Library Media Specialist, has turned the school announcements into an on-air news cast. The news team comprised of fourth- and fifth-graders runs a daily morning news show that is broadcast to the entire school.

Maria Torres, Evan White, Tanaya Pipkin and Remy Moore are a part of the new Indian Lakes news team.

Maria Torres, Evan

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