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…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 18-23

A group of volunteers from Providence Presbyterian Church visit Fairfield Elementary every Monday to read with students as part of the school’s Reading Cafe program. Teachers choose two to three students to come to the library after eating lunch and to read with a volunteer.Students in Laurie Yates’ landscaping/turf management class at the Technical and Career Education Center are Read More…

The Week in Photos: Feb. 12-16

In honor of the Winter II Sports pep rally this week, Lynnhaven Middle’s SCA hosted a spirit week. Brad Nelson, student activities coordinator, and Adam Swindell, sixth-grade teacher, dressed up as Superman and Batman to kick off the week with Superhero vs. Villian Day. ​In celebration of Love Your Library Month, the office staff at Rosemont Forest Elementary Read More…

The Week in Photos: Jan. 29-Feb. 2

On Jan. 29, staff and students at Diamond Springs Elementary dressed professionally for a schoolwide assembly to introduce students to the Positive Behavior Interventions and Strategies (PBIS) program, the Young Ladies of Excellence Club, and the Distinguished Young Gentlemen Club. Students learned how to exhibit proper behaviors in the hallway, in class and on the bus. Read More…

The Week in Photos: Jan. 22-27

Providence Elementary students, like second-grader Tony Mata, prepared for the Great Kindness Challenge week Jan. 22-26 by putting their handprints on a “Kindness Matters” banner as their pledge to be kind. Teachers at Brookwood Elementary promoted kindness with smiles and matching T-shirts. To celebrate the first full school week in January, caffeine and cookies were offered Read More…

The Week in Photos: Jan. 2-20

Winter weather in early January kept schools closed for seven days; however, it didn’t keep the division’s school media liaisons from sharing photos of classroom activities, spirit weeks, special events and smiles from the days students and staff were together in school. A Glenwood Elementary first-grader wrote about how she was happy to be back Read More…

The Week in Photos: Dec. 4-8

Sophomores Isaiah McKinney, Batool Ayaz and Ally Grabarczyk kicked off winter spirit week at Ocean Lakes High by dressing as memes. Advanced Technology Center Cybersecurity Systems Technology students Lillian Davis, Jeffrey Whitson and William Dickerson brought the holiday season to life by decorating their class cyber tree. It was complete with hard drives, processors, cooling Read More…