The Week in Photos May 14-18

Brookwood Elementary’s SOL parade May 14 got everyone pumped up for doing their best on their test. One first-grade class made posters and chanted as the third-, fourth- and fifth-graders passed by. Matthew Orebaugh, principal at Windsor Woods Elementary, led the Princess Anne High School drumline through the halls of Windsor Woods to begin an SOL Read More…

The Week in Photos: May 7-11

Bayside Middle School celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week with a Back to the Beach theme, beginning Monday with a teacher first aid kit. A pancake breakfast, BBQ cookout, ice cream sundae bar and beach party followed. Strawbridge Elementary School teachers were surprised with tropical treats during Teacher Appreciation Week. Buon appetito! Hermitage Elementary School administrators Angie Read More…

The Week in Photos: April 23-27

Rosemont Elementary School fourth-grade students enjoyed coding with Scratch Jr. during their makerspace time in the library. Students have a variety of stations to choose from every month, ranging from those that support STEM skills, like coding and math games, to creativity and visualizing with poetry and reading. Fairfield Elementary School staff members are proud to be “Schoology Champions,” Read More…

The Week in Photos: April 16-20

Glenwood Elementary School fourth-graders use yoga on Mondays to add a fresh start to their week.​ National Guard Culinary Specialist and Cox High School alumna Taylor Cunningham visited culinary students at Cox to speak about the techniques used in the field to feed masses of troops, including Meals Ready to Eat (MREs). ​For North Landing Elementary Read More…

The Week in Photos: April 9-13

Trantwood Elementary School is celebrating Autism Awareness Month by “growing” awareness. Each student and staff member decorated a puzzle piece to create a beautiful, and still growing, school tree. In promotion of Autism Awareness Month at Princess Anne High School, four teachers shared their personal journeys as parents of children on the autism spectrum. At a Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 26-30

Virginia Beach Middle School’s National Junior Honor Society hosted a community Easter egg at the school. Students from feeder elementary schools came out to collect eggs, decorate cookies and take pictures with the Easter bunny. Congratulations to fifth-grader Cera Luciani, one of the amazing safety patrols at Fairfield Elementary. Cera received a Certificate of Recognition for Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 19-23

Making the most of the building’s features is a daily occurrence at Old Donation School. Fourth-graders used the “runnel” to make observations and models of erosion and deposition. The runnel mimics the erosion caused by a river in the natural world. Students looked for evidence of where weathered-down sediment was present and then watched as water was released Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 12-16

Participating in Cradles vs. Cranes Day, the first day of a spring sports spirit week at Ocean Lakes High School, were students ​Justin Costello, Lindsay Magnant, Vian Ozic, Haleigh Simonis, Delaney Hinkley, Rei Silva, Esra Mulkey, and Assistant Principal Darcy Parker. Students at Old Donation School acted as participants in a Geologic Response Team analyzing information Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 5-9

Mehki Washington, first-grader at Arrowhead Elementary, showed off his bright smile while working a library activity. Representatives from the Virginia Beach Reading Council visited Creeds Elementary March 5 to surprise Diane Marx with the news that she was named the Virginia State Reading Association (VSRA) Reading Teacher of the Year. Marx, a third-grade teacher, was recognized Read More…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 26-March 2

  The Indian Lakes Elementary SCA recently led a donation drive to collect socks for Seton Youth Shelters. The school collected a total of 470 pairs of socks and SCA representatives presented the donation to Jennifer Sieracke, from Seton Youth Shelters, at their Feb. 26 SCA meeting. Several students at Pembroke Elementary enjoyed trying out the new therapy Read More…