The Week in Photos: May 13-19

White Oaks Elementary staff held a pep rally Monday, May 15, to get the students excited about the upcoming SOL tests. Trantwood Elementary kicked off SOL season with a parade featuring student musicians from Cox High School. North Landing Elementary kindergarten, first- and second-graders lined the hallways with encouraging posters and chants of, “Rock the test!” for Read More…

The Week in Photos: May 6-12

Students in Landstown High School’s Techology Student Association (TSA) earned multiple awards at a TSA state competition May 6-7. Congratulations to: Savannah Bennison, Matthew Ouellette, Ayinde Bradford, Manuel Resurreccion, Austin Fullwood, Sarah Snipes, Caden Savage, Nick Iaquinto, Tyrone Boyce, Jordan Tran, Jack Troxell and Cole Reibel. Landstown’s TSA sponsors are Dr. Barger and Mrs. Renne. Read More…

The Week in Photos: April 29-May 5

The administrative team at the Advanced Technology Center kicked off Teacher Appreciation Week by delivering Krispy Kreme doughnuts and coffee to staff members. “We love our Advanced Technology Center teachers! They are the best!” Superintendent Aaron Spence kicked off a week of surprise giveaways from the Great Dreams Need Great Teachers campaign with a visit to Green Read More…

The Week in Photos: April 22-28

Student athletes and coaches from every high school were honored at the Virginia Beach Sports Club 64th Annual Jamboree Monday, April 24. From Tallwood High School (left to right), Brian Brennan, John Kepple, Theresa Platte and Erin Weible were all recognized. Hermitage Elementary School safety patrol Ariana Seibel Guerrero participated in the AAA Safety Patrol Harlem Globetrotters Read More…

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…