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JUNIORS AUDRA CHAFFINCH and Alex Perez study for an AP US History test during the first C-day of the new school year.

“C”-days, to keep or not to keep

October 1, 2018

"The C-day allowed me to visit all my classes and helped me get my mindset off summer and back on school," junior Audra Chaffinch said.

STUDENTS USE SCHOOLOGY in their 2A class to complete assignments given by their teacher.  Students generally receive timely feedback and find the  program useful.

Virginia Beach City Public Schools remain ahead of the curve with Virtual Learning days

September 24, 2018

"It was hard at first getting used to an entirely new platform, but I have a much easier time submitting work and accessing my school work when school is out or when I'm absent," senior Abby Frey said. "With Schoology, I'm able to keep up with my work and not fall behind when I'm taking my college visits."

PRINCIPAL DR. KELLY spoke to faculty, staff, parents, and those who donated time, effort and resources to the

Groundbreaking progress begins on the “Wing”

September 20, 2018

"I am looking forward to being able to see the area be nicely populated during one lunch, but to also walk outside and see a class take place on the stage," Dr. Kelly said.

JUNIOR HALEY WILSON attended the Washington Journalism and Media Conference in Washington D.C. last June with other students from around the nation.  Wilson hopes to become a reporter one day.

Junior Haley Wilson attends Washington Journalism and Media Conference

September 20, 2018

Junior Haley Wilson recently attended the Washington Journalism and Media Conference (WJMC), held this su...

NATIONAL YOUTH DELEGATES were chosen  as the select 250 students to attend the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment this summer held in Washington D.C.

Pulley acts as National Youth Delegate, attends environmental summit in Washington D.C.

August 31, 2018

"I heard about the program from one of my teachers last school year and I decided to apply," Pulley said. "I wanted to attend the summit so I could learn more about the environment and what I could do to help conserve it." 

SOPHOMORE TESSA THIBODEAU and senior Michelle Song decorated tables for the Key Club's annual faculty and staff breakfast on Thursday morning.

Key Club hosts back-to-school teacher breakfast

August 30, 2018

The aroma of baked goods filled the hallways this morning in front of the gym as Key Club, the school's...

SENIOR LEAH SMITH finishes an assignment during her final week of high school.

Final countdown

June 7, 2018

Monday, June 4 - final exams 3B and 4B for seniors only Tuesday, June 5 - final exams 3A and 4A...

Art students participate in “Memory Project”

May 30, 2018

The school's Art students recently participated in "The Memory Project"; a nonprofit that invites art teachers and their students to crea...

SENIOR ROBYN SANDERS was offered a future teaching contract with VBCPS upon completion of college.  Sanders is pictured at Thoroughgood Elementary with her internship class.

VTfT offers five future teaching contracts

May 10, 2018

    The schools’ Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow (VTfT) organization recently offered teaching contracts to five students ...

NEWLY ELECTED SCA for next school year include: sophomore Alex Perez, junior Abbey Faro, sophomore Emily Marks, junior Kenzie Wall and junior Jefferson Chen.

Newly elected SCA officers

May 1, 2018

The results for the 2018-2019 SCA election are in for next year. Officers are as follows: President- A...

LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP STAFF gathers together at the Triple R Ranch in Chesapeake last weekend.

Leadership Workshop, 51 years strong

April 24, 2018

Leadership Workshop is a school-wide workshop open to all underclassmen and put together by 25 upperclassmen....

JUNIORS POSE FOR ring dance pictures.

Ring Dance, a night under the stars

April 16, 2018

On Saturday night, the class of 2019 hosted the annual ring dance at Virginia Wesleyan. The theme was,...

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