Retiring MES teacher enjoyed watching progress of her students
Portia Johnson of Saluda is retiring this year after 39 years of teaching elementary education in the Middlesex County Public School System. Mrs. Johnson was educated in the county system, one of just a few African-Americans who in the early years of (freedom of choice) integration attended the mostly white county schools.
05.30.2012Schools select ‘Teachers of the Year’
In celebration of National Teacher Appreciation Week, faculty and staff at each of the three Middlesex public schools honored “Teachers of the Year.” Candidates were nominated and finalists were selected by their colleagues at each school.
05.23.2012Christchurch to graduate 60 on Saturday
Christchurch School will hold its 90th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 26, at 10:30 a.m. on the Headmaster’s Lawn. John E. Byers, headmaster, will be the speaker.
05.23.2012Governor’s School holds graduation ceremony
The Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School (CBGS) held its graduation ceremony at Essex Intermediate School on Tuesday, May 15, with the 65 seniors receiving their blue and green honor cords to wear at their home school graduation ceremonies.