Running club members benefit physically & mentally
For some students at St. Clare Walker Middle School, clubs are up and running… literally. Once a week, students meet to pound the pavement before beginning their academic routine. Sometimes, students participate in team relays; other days they run sprint repeats.
12.14.2011Christchurch is second in RCC Team Math Contest
This year’s Team Math Contest was held on December 2 at both Rappahannock Community College campuses and included 63 area students. Colonial Beach, Essex, Gloucester, Lancaster, Mathews, Middlesex, New Kent and Northumberland high schools, and the Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School at Glenns each sent a team of three students.
12.14.2011St. Margaret’s offers day student scholarship
St. Margaret’s School’s admission office is now accepting applications for the Daingerfield Merit Scholarship, a new scholarship that will be awarded this year to two day students applying to 8th through 10th grades. The scholarship will be awarded to the students who show the potential to make the greatest contribution to the school.
12.14.2011Nurses training to care for patients with dementia
As of December 1, 2011, 86 members of the Rappahannock General Hospital nursing staff, roughly 90% of the department, attended a seminar sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association discussing how to care for the hospitalized patient with dementia.