Nick Feight of Battlefield High School was selected as the Cedar Run District’s Baseball Player of the Year through a vote of the district’s coaches. Battlefield’s Jay Burkhart was named Coach of the Year
Skunks eat stink bugs.That kind of figures, doesn’t it?That obscure environmental factoid was one of the many bits of knowledge dispensed to Belmont Ridge Middle School students during an Earth Day celebration on April 22nd.
Briar Woods Independent Science Research students Moustapha Ouattara, Ashkan Abousaeedi, Eric Rothacker, Jed Alcantara, Kaelin Davis, Maha Siddiqi and Pushpak Pondugula were finalists in the Robert H. Herndon Memorial Science Achievement Competition on April 11th.
The Festival Singers, 160 students from the Little River and Horizon elementary schools’ fourth and fifth grade choruses, traveled to Kings Dominion on Saturday, May 4th, to compete in the annual Festival of Music in the theme park’s Action Theater
The Potomac Falls High School Guitar Quartet added yet another achievement to its list of distinctions as the ensemble performed May 2nd at the Millennium Stage of the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
Deng Chol, one of the “Lost Boys of the Sudan,” will be the featured speaker during the awards ceremony for the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Social Science and Global Studies Academic Awards and Celebration.
Yearbook editors Ashley Jackson, Katie Pownall and Christina Sanders represented the 2012 Saga staff when they accepted a Gold Crown from Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) the organization’s 89th annual Scholastic Convention.
Rolling Ridge Elementary needs a new outdoor track, so nearly 120 students, parents and staff members walked miles around the existing track on April 26th as a kick-off for a series of fund-raisers planned to pay for the construction of their new facility.
Dr. Kenneth Towbin, the chief of clinical child and adolescent psychiatry Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program at the National Institute of Mental Health, will speak from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 16th, at the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Administrative Offices in Ashburn.
The Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA)-Loudoun Campus is inviting students from various grade levels to participate in hands-on, robotics camps that focus on science technology engineering and mathematics (STEM) concepts.
Monroe Technology Center (MTC) has named the top students in each of its programs for the third nine-week grading period. Awards were given for participants in both “A” and “B” days (some programs meet on only one day).
Recently, 23 Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) band students were selected for the 2013 Virginia All-State Band and Orchestra, which was hosted by the Virginia Music Educators Association at Harrisonburg High School
Briar Woods High School junior Michael Holohan and senior Boyd Qu won the Virginia High School League Group AA Policy Debate state championship during the State Debate Tournament April 19th and 20th at Liberty University in Lynchburg.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) is reaching out to all residents to better understand the priorities of the community it serves. In a survey to launch on Monday, April 29th, parents and Loudoun County residents are invited to share their thoughts and ideas on the school district’s priorities to help district leadership in their decision-making.
The Broad Run Indoor Drum Line and Winter Guard stole the show April 6th and 7th at the Atlantic Indoor Association (AIA) Championships in Raleigh, N.C. Competing against other units from Virginia and North Carolina, both won the gold medal and title of First Place Champions in their respective classes.
All 12 of the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) high schools eligible to be ranked nationally by The Washington Post’s Challenge Index received this honor in 2013. (John Champe High School is not yet eligible to be ranked.)
Through the combined efforts of the Loudoun Education Foundation (LEF) and Loudoun County resident Hugh McKee, 10 Loudoun County middle schools will receive from $1,000 to $10,000 in grant money to support interdisciplinary projects.
Health & Medical Science students from Monroe Technology Center were recently recognized for excellence at the 33rd Annual Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) State Leadership Conference March 15th through 17th in Williamsburg.
100 students and chaperones from Catoctin and Frances Hazel Reid elementary schools were among the more than 30,000 people who participated in the 135th White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, April 1st.
The Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) will hold a Town Hall meeting from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18th, at the LCPS Administrative Offices, 21000 Education Court, Ashburn.