Governor’s School artwork on display in Richmond
The Friends of Virginia’s Governor’s Schools (FOVGS) 2012 Capitol Art Show is on display at the General Assembly Building in Richmond through March 16. The FOVGS has promoted the show as a means of exhibiting the artistic talents of all Governor’s School students throughout the state.
02.08.2012New director of Exceptional Education & Federal Programs
Lora Glass has been approved by the Middlesex School Board as the new director of Exceptional Education and Federal Programs for Middlesex County Public Schools. “I am so excited to join the Middlesex School System,” said Glass. “It’s a wonderful district, and we have great opportunities to help kids."
02.08.2012CCS students study local African-American history
One year ago, Christchurch School students staged a peaceful sit-in to emphasize to school administrators their desire to observe Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday in a meaningful way. The administration listened, and the entire Christchurch community held a day of community service in honor of Dr. King.
02.08.2012MHS players tutoring elementary students
Middlesex High School football team players who are not playing winter sports are tutoring at the elementary school as part of an overall effort by MHS head coach Josh Franke to stimulate community service among his players. The players are in weightlifting and conditioning programs four days a week and on Thursday they go to the elementary school, Franke said.