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CAST AND CREW of the Falcon Stage Company's spring show

Falcon Stage Company begins final show, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”

March 2, 2020

Falcon Stage Company (FSC) held auditions and casting for their third and final show of the year, Cha...

ART STUDENTS ANNUALLY participate in the

Art memory project brings children around world, together

February 22, 2020

For several years, the Art program has participated in the the Memory Project's "Portrait Program", a...

New York City's Times Square plays host to museums, galleries and theaters, as well as the opportunity to see the bright neon lights at night. Art teacher Mrs. Van Veenhuyzen (center) and her students surround themselves in the city's diverse culture.

Art students immerse themselves in NYC culture

February 20, 2020

"These trips allow students to immerse themselves in art and culture; I know they are all coming back more confident and inspired than ever," Art teacher Jessica Van Veenhuyzen said.

FALCON STAGE COMPANY performs their final One-Act last week.

Falcon Stage Company’s one-act ends, earning 4th place in VHSL

January 29, 2020

Falcon Stage Company’s (FSC) One-Act production of Flowers for Algernon ended it's one night only ...

LEAD SINGER AUSTIN Getz of Turnover performs selections from their new album 'Altogether'. The band is returning to Virginia Beach for Something In The Water this April.

‘Turnover’ brings heartfelt performance back home

January 15, 2020

Virginia Beach local band 'Turnover' recently brought the tropical warmth, on a brisk winter night, of the...

FALCON ORCHESTRA PERFORMS classic holiday tunes in their winter concert. Seniors in orchestra performed in their last winter concert Wednesday night.

Fine arts entertain for holidays

December 12, 2019

To recognize the upcoming holidays, the school's Fine Arts department held their winter concerts with...

FOREIGN FILM CLUB members meet to discuss the 1954 film Seven Samurai. The club hopes to recruit new members throughout the year who hold the same interests and can contribute to future conversations and meetings.

Foreign film club discovers new territory through cinema

December 2, 2019

Most Americans are familiar with the glamour, glitz and bright lights of Hollywood. One could even sa...

ART STUDENTS DRAW sill-life colored pencil renditions of the foods created by the Catering class. Students in both classes were able to merge their artistic talents using different styles of art.

Art and Catering classes combine, cross-curricular activity

November 22, 2019

"I am so proud of the kids," Vanveenhuyzen said, "it's important to know the basics and learn to just draw what you see in order to create more imaginative pieces."

LIL BABY ADDRESSES the crowd at his show at the Norfolk Scope at the beginning of the month. The performance provided a safe venue for Norfolk State's homecoming festivities.

Lil’ Baby brings powerhouse performance to Norfolk

November 12, 2019

Often it's hard to determine which artist is “up next” in the music industry, with viral trends and...

JUNIOR ALAINA WALTON and several other NAHS students recently entered their

NAHS students create unique bra, “Bra ha ha” event for breast cancer awareness

October 29, 2019

  Students involved in the National Art Honor Society (NAHS)recently won first place in the school division category at the annual "Bra...

SENIOR MAURA NACEY'S piece,

VB high school students display pieces, “Young at Art”

October 16, 2019

"It was super exciting to be featured in a real art exhibit," Nacey said. "The exhibit is important because it allows for up and coming artists to share their work on a broader scale that isn't always available to students in high school."

band

Marching Falcons band again sweep competition

September 28, 2019

The school's award winning student band, otherwise known as the Marching Falcons, entertain a variety of audiences with music, visual, s...

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