Get the latest sports, academic and youth program news from Rappahannock County Schools and Wakefield Country Day School; a list of local JMU graduates and valuable information on a UVA scholarship program.
Panthers excel in academics, sports and real-life skills. Varsity Wrestling wins conference championship, Varsity Scholastic Bowl wins regional championship and is off to States for the fifth time on Feb. 25 in Williamsburg.
Check out all the scoop on our local sports and academic aces from RCHS, WCDS, Belle Meade and those off at university.
Rappahannock School Board Chairman John Wesley Mills said he is currently “negotiating a contract” with an interim superintendent candidate to temporarily replace Donna O. Matthews, who abruptly announced her resignation as county schools chief effective March 9.
We hired a search firm and had an extensive interview process for such a candidate. We found that person in Dr. Matthews. She came highly referenced, highly qualified and one of the most down to earth candidates that we interviewed.
Accolades and honors for Wakefield Country Day School and local JMU students. Owls swimming and basketball season is full swing, congrats to Lucas DuMez who is top 10 in the state in seven different swimming events.
Donna O. Matthews has officially resigned her position as superintendent of RCPS effective March 9 and will join the VDOE in Richmond as a coordinator of school improvement.
Panthers Quiz Bowl team on the road to states. Wrestling seniors recognized for their contributions, a couple are still undefeated in the district. Panthers and Owls basketball seasons are in full swoosh and three county residents receive JMU student honors.
RCPS honors the successful teams and athletes of fall sports season and WCDS names basketball ace Jill Chiu as their Female Athlete of the Month.
Introducing Dr. Andrew Forrest Kohler, and the latest winter sports news from Rappahannock County High School.
The two-hour meeting focused on the school division’s real-world learning initiatives, among other topics, and concluded with a somewhat less giving vote on a repair bill.
Wakefield Country Day School students earned nine awards in the Samuels Public Library’s 38th annual Holiday Writing Contest; Updates on Owls' basketball, swimming and Panthers' basketball, wrestling and Quiz Bowl teams.
One in six of Virginia’s students do not have regular access to food at home. Thousands rely on school meals as their only consistent source of quality nutrition, making the holiday season a time of anxiety and hardship for them.
RCES third-grade students became authors and illustrators earlier this month when they published stories titled "If I Were a Superhero." They wrote and edited their stories over a two-week period before sending their final drafts to the publisher.
Winter is here and RCPS' sports teams are providing some scorching early season performances from the wrestling and basketball teams; WCDS' third grade students buy charity gifts through chores; and Owls basketball and swimming teams are in full stroke.
The PATH Foundation announced the recipients of its general operations grants. Fifteen organizations, including Rappahannock County’s Child Care and Learning Center, received a total of $501,283.