School News

McClintock named new Elementary Education Director for county

by Kate Evans Summer McClintock, current Pleasant View Elementary Principal and county Elementary Academic Coach,  transferred to a position as Morgan County Schools pre-K Elementary Education Director beginning July 1. The school board approved her hiring as director at the May 7 meeting. Longtime Elementary Education, Pre-K and Federal Programs[Read More…]

School board prepares to hire new superintendent

by Kate Evans Morgan County School Board members are getting ready to hire a new superintendent for Morgan County Schools.  School board president Aaron Close said on Monday that the board had interviewed all four finalists for the superintendent’s position and  made an offer to one of the finalists last[Read More…]

Myers is Morgan County Teacher of the Year

by Kate Evans Robert Myers, Berkeley Springs High School band director, choir director and music teacher, was named Morgan County Teacher of the Year at the April 16 Morgan County School Board meeting. Nominees for the award are considered outstanding teachers and exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable and skilled.  They    inspire students[Read More…]

Widmyer Elementary gets nearly $4 million for HVAC project

by Kate Evans Morgan County Schools will receive $3,924,284 in additional West Virginia School Building Authority funding for replacement of all Widmyer Elementary heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) units. The Morgan County Schools NEEDS project submitted last fall to the West Virginia School Building Authority included the Widmyer HVAC[Read More…]

Close & Unger place at State Social Studies Fair

Students from all over West Virginia competed in the WV State Social Studies Fair at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center last Wednesday April 10. In order to participate at the state level, students must have received a first-place award at both the county and regional levels. Morgan County Schools[Read More…]