MHS Band earns ‘excellent rating’ at festival
The Middlesex High School Concert Band recently participated in a music festival in Myrtle Beach, S.C., as part of the 2010 Spring Band Trip. Middlesex achieved an “excellent rating” from all judges, challenging much larger schools from Florida, and won first place in the Single A Division.
04.28.2010Middle school band earns honors at Showcase Fest
St. Clare Walker Middle School Concert Band recently performed in the Music Showcase Festival in Williamsburg. Bands from across the East Coast performed for a panel of judges and received a rating of superior, excellent or good. St. Clare Walker received an “excellent” from all judges and a first place in Division A bands.
04.28.2010Field trip on Urbanna Creek
Fourth and fifth grade students in the Middlesex Elementary School gifted program kayaked in Urbanna Creek on April 22. Two guides from Chesapeake Experience led them through the creek, and students identified plant and animal species native to the creek.
04.28.2010Contemporary Environmental Issues class at CCS
Students in Dave Cola’s Contemporary Environmental Issues class at Christchurch School are using the school’s "place" to learn about regional, national and international environmental issues. The course will conclude with a student-directed project that will address social, economic and environmental sustainability issues at Christchurch School.