Schools get Art League grants
The Rappahannock Art League presented grants totaling $1,800 to Middlesex County public schools. The grants are intended to supplement public funds and assist in purchasing classroom art supplies. The art league believes art education is important in developing students’ creativity, said Wilcox.
09.15.2010‘Looping’ at MES breeds confidence
The new school year brings a big change at Middlesex Elementary School (MES). For the first time, five classes at MES will have the same teacher for two school years in a program called “looping.”
09.08.2010RCC awards summer degrees and certificates
As a service to its students, Rappahannock Community College now awards degrees and certificates after each academic semester, rather than only in the spring. Graduates will receive their academic credentials at the time they complete the requirements, and may then march in the commencement procession the following May, if they wish.
09.08.2010Christchurch begins with new ‘River’ curriculum
Christchurch School opened its doors on Wednesday, September 1, with a new integrated academic curriculum - The River Journey: Discovering Places, Selves, Citizens.