The Week in Photos: April 1-7

Student teams from the Advanced Technology Center won first place in seven competitions at the Great Computer Challenge April 1. Read more about the results here. The Virginia Beach Education Foundation hosted its 8th annual Pearls of Wisdom Oyster Roast and Barbecue April 1. With more than 780 tickets sold and more than 5,000 oysters Read More…

The Week in Photos: 3/25-3/31

Lynnhaven Middle School hosted a student-versus-faculty basketball game Monday, March 27. Staff members also participated on a cheerleading squad and cheered their basketball team to victory over the student team. Landstown High School student Bailee Cox nominated her AVID teacher Dwight Robinson for recognition by the Great Dreams Need Great Teachers campaign. Dr. Spence surprised Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 18-24

VBCPS students and staff participated in various races associated with Shamrock Marathon Weekend. Elementary and middle school students ran in the TowneBank 8K and Operation Smile Final Mile Saturday, March 18. John B. Dey Elementary School students participated in the finals of the Virginia Beach Public Library’s Battle of the Books competition March 18 at Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 11-17

School media liaisons submitted the following photos to highlight awards, activities, events and instruction from Saturday, March 11 to Friday, March 17. The school division’s student musicians participated in the Virginia Music Educators Association’s district assessments March 11, for which they performed multiple selections that were reviewed by a panel of judges. Ocean Lakes High Read More…

The Week in Photos: March 4-10

At Sentara Leigh Hospital’s annual Volunteer Awards banquet March 7, Princess Anne High School (PAHS) students Paul Messick, Brandon Campbell, Richie Gregory and Seth Markey were recognized for their volunteerism at the hospital through the school’s work experience program. Their teacher, Adrienne James (center), accompanied them to the event. Six Old Donation School teams of Read More…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 25-March 3

Students in the Mathematics and Science Academy (MSA) at Ocean Lakes High School hosted the MSA Symposium Saturday, Feb. 25, to share various projects related to their studies. Junior Charlotte Delumpa-Alexander presented a science project on developmental psychology focusing on the impact of nature versus nurture. First Colonial High School (FCHS) was one of several middle Read More…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 18-24

Centerville Elementary School fifth graders in Nancy Laria’s class celebrated Presidents’ Day in costume. Monday, Feb. 20, was a makeup day for school closures due to Winter Storm Helena in January. Salem Elementary School staff members enjoyed a presidential photo booth set up in the library to celebrate Presidents’ Day. See more photos. Glenwood Elementary Read More…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 11-17

This week in VBSchools included celebrating grandparents, entrepreneurship, literacy, academic excellence, community service and the 100th and 101st days of school. All of the special events were in addition to a variety of classroom learning activities. Here are some of the week’s photos submitted to Kaleidoscope by school media liaisons and administrators. Christopher Farms Elementary School hosted Grandparents Read More…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 4-10

School media liaisons and administrators submitted the following photos to highlight activities from the past week. The school division hosted the 10th Annual African American Male Summit Saturday, Feb. 4, at Princess Anne High School. More than 250 students attended the event where they took part in team building exercises, breakout sessions, networking activities and Read More…

The Week in Photos: Jan. 28-Feb. 3

This week included special events for Beach Girls Rock!, National Signing Day and the “Souper” Bowl. Kindness, community service and coding continued along with hosting guest readers and book character parades. Throw in some handmade instruments, cardboard arcade games and a leprechaun, and you have another great week for VBSchools! Here are some highlights shared by the division’s school media liaisons. Read More…