Week in Photos: Oct. 30-Nov. 4

North Landing Elementary PE teachers, Ken Magee, Michelle Davis and Jackie Lowery show their spirit for Jump Rope for Heart 2017. Luxford Elementary students celebrated Disability History and Awarness Month by decorating a puzzle piece in a way that represented them. The puzzle pieces created a bulletin board to show that despite our differences, everyone Read More…

The Week in Photos: Oct. 23-27

Princess Anne Elementary staff members Nicole Cherry and Lindsey Yetter celebrated Disability History and Awareness Month by participating in Step Up for Down Sydrome, a 5K run and awareness walk organized by the Down Syndrome Association of Hampton Roads. Fairfield Elementary families had a blast at its Skate Dojo Monster Mash. Kempsville Elementary’s morning announcements team have Read More…

The Week in Photos: Oct. 16-20

Joining the nationwide Socktober campaign, sixth-grade students at Plaza Middle are collecting socks during the month of October to donate to The Lighthouse Center, a day program in Virginia Beach for homeless adults. At Kempsville Meadows Elementary, Office Associate Lisa Trimm and Assistant Principal Robyn Backer are the Federal Card Fairies. They hope to motivate all students Read More…

The Week in Photos: Oct. 9-14

During the divisionwide professional learning day Oct. 9, teachers at Bayside Middle showed their creativity and innovator’s mindset by creating representations of fixed, growth and innovator’s mindsets using Play-Doh, pipe cleaners and Post-it notes. Cox High Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow students McKenna Nacey, Zhenja Lourenco, Sarah Baust, Kylie Hines and Katherine Stauch became the teachers on Read More…

The Week in Photos: Oct. 2-6

Corporate Landing Elementary School staff members celebrated the beginning of Disability History and Awareness Month by wearing deaf awareness shirts to recognize the hearing-impaired students at their school. October is recognized as Disability History and Awareness Month in Virginia. North Landing Elementary School’s cafeteria staff displayed some of the fall harvest vegetables they received to Read More…

The Week in Photos: Sept. 25-29

Students Aayan Simelton and Margarita Hannah are enjoying learning how to program Bee-Bot, a coding robot, with their kindergarten teacher, Stephanie Kemether, in Diamond Springs Elementary School’s new STEM lab. Kindergarten and first-grade students will visit the lab each week to create, collaborate and learn. Kindergartners at Brookwood Elementary School are also working with Bee-Bots to Read More…

The Week in Photos: Sept. 11-15

Members of Green Run High School’s NJROTC prepared for an outdoor ceremony to remember the events of Sept. 11, 2001. On Sept. 11, members of Lynnhaven Middle’s Student Council Association (SCA) and National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), Principal Dr. Mason, Assistant Principal Ms. Kramer and NJHS adviser Mrs. Spagnolo visited Virginia Beach Fire Department Station Read More…

The Week in Photos: Sept. 5-8

In preparation for their visit to Naval Air Station Oceana’s STEM Lab Learning Day Sept. 15, fifth-graders in Dr. Nikki Smead’s class at Alanton Elementary conducted a scientific investigation creating helicopters. The Alanton News Network fifth-grade crew was ready for the morning announcements on the first day of school at Alanton Elementary. Julie Finucan, first-grade teacher at Arrowhead Elementary, Read More…

The Week in Photos: Summer 2017

The school division’s summer break for students began June 16; however, work continues throughout Virginia Beach City Public Schools. Visit this “Week in Photos” post during July and August to see photos of summer programs, special events, professional learning activities, behind-the-scenes work, back-to-school preparations and more. Aug. 31 – Sept. 1, Final Preparations: The last two days of inservice Read More…