Education

Skyline seniors engaged in hands-on learning

Skyline High School seniors Gabi Huebner and Christian Madden stand in front of the mural in the school's senior lounge. Rachel Mahoney/Daily

May 26, 2016

Gabi Huebner and Christian Madden, the top female and male students in Skyline High School’s 2016 graduating class, will be able to take a bit of practical experience to college with them.

R-MA grads look to college careers steeped in science

Randolph-Macon Academy students William Wong, left, and Johnny Wong, who are brothers,  will speak as salutatorians at the school's commencement ceremony Saturday morning. Rachel Mahoney/Daily

May 26, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Among the Randolph-Macon Academy class of 2016, co-salutatorian brothers Johnny Wong and William Wong will be two graduates who hang up their uniforms and pursue education excellence in college.

Students work on energy savings solution for school

May 26, 2016

MOUNT JACKSON – A group of Massanutten Regional Governor’s School students in Mount Jackson spent the past school year researching the viability of installing solar panels outside the school in order to create energy savings for the school.

Warren seniors have spirit to spare

Warren County High School senior and class president Richard Vo talks recently about the speech he'll deliver to the class of 2016 at the school's commencement ceremony in the school gym Friday evening.  Rachel Mahoney/Daily

May 25, 2016

When he delivers his speech at commencement on Friday, Warren County High School senior and class president Richard Vo will give his own words of encouragement to his fellow 2016 graduates.

School Board votes at disciplinary hearing

Jeremy Raley

May 16, 2016

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board on Monday upheld recommendations by Superintendent Jeremy Raley for the expulsion of three students involved in an incident on a school bus carrying members of the Strasburg boys’ JV and varsity basketball teams.

A stellar year for Central

Central High School Principal Melissa  Hensley chats with students inside the hallway of Central High School on Friday. Hensley has been recognized as Virginia's 2016 Outstanding High School Principal of the Year.  Rich Cooley/Daily

May 15, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Central High School Principal Melissa Hensley has been named Virginia’s 2016 Outstanding High School Principal of the Year.

Bright Beginnings

Miles Williamson, 5, left, and his preschool classmates sit on the carpet as teacher Amanda Marston reads a book to them at W.W. Robinson Elementary School in Woodstock.  Rich Cooley/Daily

May 6, 2016

WOODSTOCK – It’s not all fun and games at Shenandoah County preschool programs, where students work hard to prepare for kindergarten.

Instruction plans set school priorities

May 5, 2016

Along with final approval of the 2016-2017 budget, the Warren County School Board laid groundwork for achieving the district’s instructional goals at its May meeting.

Teacher resigns amid sheriff’s investigation

May 5, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is investigating accusations of misconduct against a teacher at Warren County High School, school and law enforcement officials said Thursday.