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SENIOR CAYLA KATZ (far left), along with three other recipients, received $1,000 from the Virginia Beach Sports Hall of Fame as Student-Athletes of the Year.

Senior Cayla Katz chosen, top Virginia Sports Hall of Fame student-athlete

December 12, 2018

“Honestly, I was shocked when I was selected, but I was honored to have been awarded,” Katz said.

WAVT-TV10 METEOROLOGIST CASEY LEHECKA speaks to Eric Bodenstein's Media Studies class about producing news day in and day out.  She also told students that, as a native of Pennsylvania, she is used to snow and was surprised that a few inches of snow shut down the entire area.

WAVY-TV 10 personalities explain news production

December 11, 2018

  WAVY-TV10 meteorologist Casey Lehecka and production operator/director and 2012 alumnus Stephen Crocker visited Eric Bodenste...

THE NOBLE TEENS toy drive box is filled with new, unwrapped toys. The Noblemen provide children toys during the holidays throughout Hampton Roads.

Noble Teens doing noble deeds; holiday toy drive

December 4, 2018

"Every year The Noblemen provide Christmas presents to local children who would otherwise be receiving very few, if any presents for Christmas.  Last year, the Noblemen Toy Drive gave out nearly 35,000 toys to more than 5,000 kids and nearly every toy was given to a child by a child. With the help of Cox High School students, we are trying to help even more families this year," Advisor Mr. Horwitz said.

NATIONAL ART HONOR Society students collaborate with St. Mary's Home to create 'bubble art'.  The piece will be featured and auctioned off at a Gala in February to benefit St. Mary's.

National Art Honor Society collaborates with St. Mary’s

December 3, 2018

In effort to expand their community service presence and stay consistent with their theme, ‘celebrating...

KEY CLUB MEMBERS prepare to load the buses with shoes for the Got Soles project. Over two hundred pairs of shoes were collected overall by students.

Key club promotes ‘Got Sole’ project

November 26, 2018

As a kick-off into the holiday season, the school's Key Club service organization will participate in...

ART STUDENTS RECENTLY visited the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk to check out art made by inmates in local jail facilities.  Students also walked through Norfolk's NEON district to see the many wall murals created by local artists.

Art students view local art, up close and personal

November 20, 2018

    Art students recently took a field trip to Norfolk’s Chrysler Museum of Art where they viewed pieces that were pro...

DUAL ENROLLMENT ENGLISH students show off their newly acquired ID badges that allow them access to resources offered at TCC.

Dual Enrollment English students attend college class

November 16, 2018

“Being on campus allows these students to realize that they are actually college students and that they do have access to all of the resources that TCC offers,” Devlin said.

SENIORS CAYLA KATZ and Jackson Morgan show off their new Principal's Coin they received on Friday.  The two seniors were named as the first Student-Athletes of the Week.

Falcon student-athletes awarded new ‘Principal’s Coin’

October 31, 2018

The school's morning announcements are produced and directed by students daily and played on Promethean...

THE MARCHING FALCONS perform at half-time for the second football game of the season. The band has been part of the VBCPS Music Education Program for many years.

Marching Falcons stay stellar on the field

October 25, 2018

The schools's Fine Arts department includes classes such as Theater and the Falcon Stage Company, as...

PEER TUTORS' PICTURES hang on hte wall outside of the new peer tutoring room, 107. Along with photos of each tutor, there is a brief bio complete with subjects they will tutor.

VTfT’s peer tutoring program, students help students

October 23, 2018

In efforts to expand student resources, Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow (VTfT) have created a new Peer...

FUTURE FBI AGENT senior Taylor Everett stands with fellow FBI trainees at  the Norfolk Police Station Precinct 19. Everett was accepted into this prestigious week-long program last summer to learn more about the FBI.

Senior Taylor Everett attends FBI training program

October 15, 2018

Senior Taylor Everett attended the first ever Future Agents in Training Program held by the Norfolk FBI. The Norfolk FBI Field Office partnered with the Norfolk FBI's Citizens Academy Alumni As...

WHEN WALKING INTO a classroom, Chromebooks are seen on almost everyone's desk.  Students in all VBCPS schools have moved to the 1:1 initiative.

Chromebooks are the new norm for VBCPS students

October 2, 2018

Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) has adopted the 1:1 technology initiative in every school...

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