19 Local High Schools Ranked in ‘2018’s Best High Schools’

U.S. News & World Report released their 2018 list of the “Best High Schools” in the country and 19 local schools joined the ranks. 



National Teacher Appreciation Week 2018

It’s time to show appreciation to all of our teachers and educators!



Celebrate a Special Teacher by Sending Them a ‘Thank You’ Note

Recognize a special teacher in your life by sending them a “thank you” note with the Virginia Lottery. 



Meet Chessie

A student from Nandua Middle School submitted the winning name for the machine that will be digging a new tunnel in the Chesapeake Bay.



York County Principal Goes Above and Beyond for her Students

York County High School Principal Dr. Shannon Butler promised her students she’d go skydiving if they raised $15,000 for cancer research.



Two Local Students ‘Take Action Against Distraction’

Two students, one from Williamsburg and one from Virginia Beach, were named as finalists in the DMV’s license plate design contest for their initiative against distracted driving.



Virginia Beach Teen Named Coast Guard Military Child of the Year

A student from Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach was recently named Operation Homefront’s 2018 Coast Guard Military Child of the Year. 



VB Schools Awarded For Saving Energy

Virginia Beach Schools are getting high scores when it comes to energy efficiency.



The Greenest Little Building in Portsmouth

Introducing the brand-new Fred W. Beazley River Academy at Paradise Creek Nature Park.



VIDEO: Kids Find Baby Turtles at Brock Environmental Center

Nothing is cuter than the dozens of baby, diamondback terrapins students found at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Brock Environmental Center.