January 18, 2017 RSS feed / School News

Tennis group asks school board to partner in building courts

Morgan County Tennis Association vice-president Ryan Fincham requested that the Morgan County School Board partner with the group and other agencies to build tennis courts for the Berkeley Springs High School tennis team and for use by all county res More...

WV student writing competition

West Virginia Writers, Inc., is now accepting submissions for its annual contest for grades one-12, the New Mountain Voices Student Writing Contest. Submissions are accepted now through March 15 (with a late deadline of March 31). More...

Free programs at James Rumsey

The Jill S. Weekley Learning Center at the James Rumsey Technical Institute offers a variety of free programs to students 17 years of age and older who are out of the public school system. More...

VEX robotics at Berkeley Springs High School

"I actually used trig to make our robot move!" said Drew Smith, Berkeley Springs High School Junior, when Relentless Robotics 4H Teams held its first "STEAM Celebration Banquet" on Friday, January 13, in Berkeley Springs.  Teams Director, Ken Cr More...

Winners of Poetry Out Loud Contest

Berkeley Springs High School announces the winners of the school contest for Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest. The student winners are first place Catherine Theo Widdon and Runner Up: Sage Pauley.  More...

Dean’s List

ALLEGANY COLLEGE  Allegany College of Maryland has named 298 students to the Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester, according to Dr. Kurt W. Hoffman, ACM senior vice president of instructional and student affairs.  More...

Christopher Kees PIA graduate

Christopher Kees of Berkeley Springs graduated with a diploma in Aviation Maintenance Technology in December 2016 from the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics in Hagerstown.  PIA graduates are prepared to test for the Federal Aviation Administra More...

Schools using new option to fill teacher vacancies in critical need

State school districts can now fill vacancies in areas of critical need for which no certified teachers have applied with qualified candidates they enroll in a rigorous alternative certification program to earn a professional teaching certificate in More...

West Virginia State Technical Committee meeting

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will host the West Virginia State Technical Committee meeting, January 25.  More...

RCBI contest to reward agricultural innovation

A contest sponsored by the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) will help one lucky winner to grow a successful agricultural product with more than $10,000 in business assistance.  More...

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