Young food bank supporters
The Middlesex Elementary School K-Kids recently sponsored a food drive. The food collected by the students was donated to the Hands Across Middlesex food bank at The Cryer Center on Route 33 near Locust Hill. Above, MES K-Kids officers are pictured with food bank official Dave Cryer.
11.23.2010Schools will block out controversial paragraph in 4th grade history book
Middlesex County school officials reported on November 8 they will follow the State Board of Education’s recommendation to use “sticker labels” to block from view a paragraph in the fourth grade history textbook that states that “thousands of African Americans fought for the South during the Civil War.”
11.18.2010MHS FBLA begins toy drive for cancer patients
The Middlesex High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Chapter has started its annual toy drive for the Association for the Support of Children With Cancer (ASK). The toy drive will run through November 30 when FBLA will host a gift wrapping party and potluck dinner at the high school.
11.18.2010Christchurch School wins VAIS Go Green Challenge
The VAIS Go Green Challenge is a competition among independent schools in Virginia to encourage implementation of specific environmental policies and practical actions to reduce carbon emissions.