News Article Index

Title Date Story
Abingdon Elementary School "I Got You Babe!" 05-17-2017

AES Students Hold a model of "Babe, the Blue Ox"Third graders at Abingdon Elementary School ended the school year in their Language Arts classes by reading and studying classic American Tall Tales. They then participated in a STEM activity correlated to each Tall Tale Character.

Second Graders at WES Enjoy a Special Guest 05-17-2017

A woman standing in front of a classroom of students.Second graders always enjoy learning about Helen Keller's remarkable story. For the past two years, students have enjoyed a presentation by Diana Salyer, an instructional assistant at Watauga Elementary. In the past, Mrs. Salyer worked with visually impaired students and was able to give second graders a glimpse into the life of a blind student.

Abingdon High School Students Place Top 3 at National Technology Student Association Conference 05-16-2017

A group of students standing on stairs smiling.The following TSA students placed in the top 3 in their events at the state competition this past weekend. They will advance to the national TSA competition in Orlando, FL in June:

MES visits Fort Chiswell Animal Park 05-15-2017

A group of people on a school bus.Students from Meadowview Elementary School visited Fort Chiswell Animal Park on Wednesday May 10th, 2017.

Holston High School Business Department Receives High National Recognition 05-12-2017

A group of people standing and smiling and a woman being presented a trophy.HHS Business Teachers Joy Munsey and Sammy Campbell recently traveled to New York City to be recognized by a national professional credentialing organization.  Both teachers use the Working in Support of Education (W!SE) program to help their students gain a credential that gives them verified credit in their classes.  The ceremony, held at the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank on April 19th, brought together the top performing schools and teachers in the nation.

2017-2018 Calendar Cover Art Contest Winner 05-11-2017

A drawing of text that says School with designs inside each letter.

Congratulations to Cassidie J., the 2017-2018 School Calendar and Handbook Cover Art Contest Winner!!

Interactive American Literature at JSBHS 05-11-2017

Kids with rainbow a  painting.Ms. Jennifer Daniel's English 11 students recently participated in end-of-the-year projects, which required each group to present a literary period from their study of American literature.  Each group had 10-12 minutes to present the history, beliefs, and writing style of their assigned period.

E.B. Stanley Middle School TSA Students Compete at State Competition 05-10-2017

A group of students standing on steps smiling.The E. B. Stanley Middle School TSA Chapter competed at the state conference on May 5-7 in Hampton Roads, VA.

HPES 5th Grade Cardio Drummers 05-09-2017

Students playing on buckets and balls.The last week of encore classes at High Point Elementary are always spent doing the students favorite activities. Students in third, fourth, and fifth grades got a big surprise this time around though.

WCCTEC Successful at 2017 SkillsUSA State Competition 05-08-2017

Four students pose with their medals.The WCCTEC recently completed the 2017 SkillsUSA State Competitions.  Nineteen students were eligible to compete in various events.