Kempsville’s DECA members go global

Contratulations to Kempsville High School Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) members Katie Stoakley, Antonio Carrigan, Jeanette Lam, Ally Will, Sydney Parker, Hunter Sirrine, Rebecca Schwartzman and Marie Shoen, who competed at the DECA
International Career Development Conference in Orlando, FL

Parker, Shoen and Will were finalists in this global competition in … Read more

Seatack Elementary hosts Watering and Weeding Wednesday in community garden

Even though students are on summer vacation, they are joining forces with volunteers to keep Seatack Elementary School’s community garden from wilting.

The school hosted its second Watering and Weeding Wednesday event July 29 from 6-8 p.m.

MYP Students“We had a great night of teamwork and hard work with kids of … Read more

Bayside earns national FEA honors

Bayside’s Future Educators Association (FEA) participated in the National FEA Competition/Conference. In addition to attending informative, engaging, and interactive sessions and hearing from two different inspirational speakers (including the National Teacher of the Year, Sean McComb), students competed in four different competitions.

The Ethical Dilemma team consisting of Daja Askew, … Read more

Kempsville’s Zabel attends Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders

Jason Zabel, a rising junior at Kempsville High School, was selected to take part in this summer’s Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders. The three-day event in Boston, Massachusetts is an honors-only program for high school students who are passionate about science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM).

The event … Read more

Summer program is jam-packed with learning to prevent ‘summer slide’

“Where is an animal’s heart? The same place as ours?” Kathy Shambo asked the rising fourth-graders gathered in front of her.

“Where do you put your hand for the Pledge of Allegiance?” Shambo, Virginia Beach SPCA humane education director, prompted. “That’s right. That’s where your heart is, and it’s the … Read more

BHS contributes to the environment

Students from Bayside High School’s Earth Science and AP Environmental Science classes, along with classroom teachers April Clark and Diana Scofield, launched two 5 by 10 foot floating wetland islands into the retention pond at the Hampton Road Sanitation District Chesapeake/Elizabeth Treatment Plant on Shore Drive.

BHS-Environment1This project is part … Read more