April ‘I Make A Difference’ Award Recipients

Congratulations to the following staff members whose colleagues presented them with the ‘I Make a Difference’ recognition in April: Adult Learning Center: Pamela Burson, Mary Melissa Vernon Bayside Middle School:  Kathy Arinello, Virginia Jordan, Wickie Riggens Brandon Middle School: Donna Dildy, Joan Webb-Douglas, Carey Wright First Colonial High School: Lynn Hull, Julia McMasters Green Run Elementary: Jennifer Fox, Jennifer Goyet, Kait McCoy, Jennifer Ratajczak Read More…

TCE recognizes division award winners

The school division’s Office of Technical and Career Education (TCE) presented its annual educator and credentialing awards April 2 at the Advanced Technical Center. Congratulations to the following teachers and counselors: TCE Middle School Teacher of the Year: Karen Franklin, business teacher, Corporate Landing Middle School TCE High School Teacher of the Year: Heather Prince, Read More…

March ‘I Make A Difference’ Award Recipients

Congratulations to the following staff members whose colleagues presented them with the ‘I Make a Difference’ recognition in March: Adult Learning Center: Donna Berbert, Natasha Christian, Paula Hernandez, Lisa Markovic Arrowhead Elementary School: Sue Carroll, Debbie Mangosing, Shannan Rehpelz, Wilma Warren Bayside Middle School: Michelle Bantolino, Mary Bryant, Mary McEntee, Casandra Scott, Nicole Sheffield, Jovonne Read More…

Congratulations to the 2018-19 Tagged by the Superintendent recipients

  The following staff members were recipients of the Tagged by the Superintendent recognition for the first semester of school year 2018-19: High Schools and Centers Adult Learning Center:  Lisa Belcher Advanced Technology:  Center Kathy Baker Bayside High School:  Devan Smith Cox High School:  Elly Clark First Colonial High School:  Suzanne Flach Green Run High Read More…

VBCPS employees hone mediation skills

The neighborhood civic league was not happy that a house had been purchased and would be converted into a home for troubled youths. The Youth Commission insisted that residents of the home will be good neighbors. Representatives from both sides sat at a table inside the Plaza Annex on a February afternoon, presenting their concerns. Read More…

February ‘I Make A Difference’ Award Recipients

Congratulations to the following staff members whose colleagues presented them with the ‘I Make a Difference’ recognition in February: Adult Learning Center: Stephen Anderson, Heather Riggs, Dan Stringent Arrowhead Elementary School: Karen Bennett, Kellee Kraft, Olivia Lowman, Amy O’Connor Bayside Middle School:  John McDaniel, Tom Semmel, Erin Vickrey Cox High School: Polly McClenny, Lanz Platz, Read More…

Larkspur Middle School student surprises teacher with 551 valentines of hope

The students gathered together for an important message on citizenship and the significant roles they play in keeping Larkspur Middle a safe and welcoming school campus. At least that is what sixth-grade teacher Jackie Wilson thought they were there for. In reality, the auditorium’s 100-plus students and teachers had convened for a special and heartwarming Read More…

January ‘I Make A Difference’ Award Recipients

Congratulations to the following staff members whose colleagues presented them with the ‘I Make a Difference’ recognition in January: Adult Learning Center: Elaine Little, Toni Wilkins Arrowhead Elementary School: Kathryn Chandler, David Crouse, Margaret Dush, Lisa Rudiger Bayside High School: Karla Casper-Jennings, Scott Donnell, Michelle Parker, Robin Reese Bayside Middle School: Darryl Christian, Leanne Criscitiello, Read More…