The speakers have been set for the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) 2017 graduation and completion ceremonies.
On Tuesday, May 23rd, a group of seven River Bend Middle School students joined representatives from the PGA of America, Lexmark Corporation, and Loudoun County Parks and Recreation to plant trees at the Potomac Lakes Sportsplex in Sterling.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) has again been named as one of the 2017’s Best Communities for Music Education by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation.
The top substitute teachers employed by Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) were honored at the Tuesday, May 23rd, meeting of the Loudoun County School Board.
Five Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students were named Centurion Scholars for scoring 100 percent on the Financial Literacy Certification Test administered by W!SE Financial Literacy.
The Dominion High School Community Yard Sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 27th, at the high school.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) will adjust the start and dismissal times for all 15 of its high schools and four middle schools for the 2017-18 school year.
Giant red dogs and Italian mice were two of the many attractions when the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip visited Ashburn Elementary on May 16th.
Park View High School is one of the first schools in the Mid-Atlantic region to have a high-tech learning tool, thanks to the ingenuity of its students and a grant from the Loudoun Education Foundation (LEF).
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) is holding a division-wide lottery for approximately 150 full-day kindergarten (FDK) seats.
During November and December of 2016, the Stone Bridge DECA Chapter hosted its16th annual Stone Bridge DECA Toy Drive.
Two former Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) athletes will be among 11 athletes, coaches and contributors inducted into the Virginia High School Hall of Fame on Sunday, June 25th, in Charlottesville.
Middleburg Community Charter School (MCCS) has announced Rochelle Proctor will become the charter school’s principal on July 1st.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) kicked off Global Youth Traffic Safety Month on Tuesday, May 2nd, with a workshop on dangerous driving behaviors at Freedom High School.
Addison Bender, a visual arts teacher at Kenneth Culbert Elementary, is the recipient of the 2017 Shenandoah University Teacher of the Year Award for Loudoun County.
The Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC) hosted its seventh annual Excellence in Supporting Special Education Awards on Wednesday, May 17th, in the School Board Meeting Room of the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Administrative Offices in Ashburn.
Senior Daniel Crespo of Tuscarora High School is the 2017 Conference 14 Soccer Player of the Year. The Huskies’ Dave Gryder is Coach of the Year.
The Senior PGA Championship at the Trump National Golf Club will be held from Tuesday, May 23 to Sunday, May 28 with the anticipation of increased traffic.
As you may be aware, Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) adopted a new information security policy this year.
George Mason University has honored Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Supervisor of Safety and Security Suzanne Devlin with its Distinguished Alumna Award.
First-round judges have selected 11 finalists in the Gaithersburg Book Festival’s seventh annual High School Student Short Story Contest. Seven of the finalists are from Briar Woods High School.
A casual conversation at the School Board’s Legislative Breakfast last December 2nd led to a bill signing by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Tuesday, May 16th, at Riverside High School.
If you want to amaze and astound a middle school audience, tell them you lived before the Internet.
There will be a trade fair from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Loudoun Valley High School.
The Washington Post recently released the 2017 edition of America’s Most Challenging High Schools.
Sometimes the world is at your doorstep.
Senior Anna Deutsch of Broad Run High School is the 2017 Conference 14 Girls’ Soccer Player of the Year. Kimmy Moss of Briar Woods High School is the Conference 14 Girls’ Soccer Coach of the Year (Moss is a 2007 Broad Run graduate).
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) honored almost 2,000 years of service to the school division at its annual Service Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, May 11th, at Trailside Middle School.
Teachers always remember where the smartest students sit.
Woodgrove High School has earned the 2017 National Gold Council of Excellence award from the National Association of Student Councils (NASC).
The Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) has announces the award recipients for the 2017 Recognition for Excellence in Supporting Special Education.
The next Gifted Education Advisory Committee meeting will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 16th, in the Farmwell Station Middle School auditorium.
“I want to be a kid when I grow up.” How often do you hear that kind of candor?
The Communications and Outreach Committee of the Loudoun County School Board is inviting all interested parents, students and staff to a special meeting seeking input on the School Boundary Rezoning/Adoption Process and/or the communication related to rezoning school boundaries.
The last Mental Health and Wellness Parent Seminar, “Mindful Parenting: Remaining Calm While Improving Family Dynamics,” will be offered at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 18th, at the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Administrative Offices at 21000 Education Court, Ashburn.
Black holes and catheters are not topics typically on the top of the interest list for teenagers, but two students from the Loudoun Academy of Science (AOS) used their interest in astrophysics and biochemistry to win scholarships at the 55th Annual National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium held April 26-30 in San Diego.
As a “One to the World” project, Spectrum/gifted students in Dorothy Gillem’s sixth block class and the Leo Club at Stone Hill Middle School partnered with the Loudoun Pet Pantry (LPP).
On April 25th, 225 Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) DECA members from 12 LCPS high schools made their way to Anaheim, Calif., to compete for the highest DECA honor possible, best in the world.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) is seeking volunteers to help with its TEALS (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) program.
Tuscarora High School’s spring musical, “Sister Act: A Divine Musical Comedy,” is showing at 7 p.m. on May 11th, 12th and 13th.
Loudoun County High School hosted its 3rd Annual Community Table of Loudoun dinner on April 27th.
Dulles Town Center is partnering with Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) to present its annual Spring Arts Student Art Exhibition from Thursday, May 11th through Monday, May 15th.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) will have a lottery for open full-day kindergarten (FDK) seats for the 2017-2018 school year.
The Loudoun Education Alliance of Parents (LEAP) is seeking members for its Executive Board for the 2017-2018 school year.
Arcola Elementary Reading Specialist Kelly Rogan was troubled by media depictions of law enforcement officers and decided to do something about it.
The parent workshop “Discovering Health Insurance Resources for Families” will be offered at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday May 11th, at the Loudoun County Public Schools Administrative Offices at 21000 Education Court, Ashburn.
U.S. News & World Report has announced the 2017 Best High Schools rankings, featuring top-performing schools at the national and state level.
The spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. infused the 21st Annual Virginia High School League (VHSL) Ken Tilly Student Leaders Conference on April 28th at Freedom High School.
A Mental Health Awareness Day will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 6th, at the Park View High School track.
They know how to rock the red at Steuart Weller Elementary.
Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) is offering STEMinars in computer-aided design (CAD), 3D printing and coding through its SySTEMic Solutions program.
The Loudoun Education Foundation (LEF) honored Loudoun County’s Teacher of the Year, Principal of the Year and 27 nominees for the Washington Post Teacher of the Year Award on Friday, April 28th, for the Outstanding Teacher Recognition Dinner at Belmont Country Club.
The award-winning Heritage High School Theatre Department is proud to present “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” winner of the 2002 Tony Award for Best Musical, this Friday and Saturday.
Two Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students took part in the Women Leaders in Science, Engineering, Technology and Math (STEM) event sponsored by the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited Catoctin Elementary and Monroe Technology Center on Monday, May 1st, in his first official visit as secretary.
Seneca Ridge Middle School eighth-graders Cameron Burke and Cora MacMillan were honored April 23rd in Richmond as part of the Holocaust Museum of Virginia’s Impact Art Contest.
A “world of pure imagination” awaits audiences of all ages as Riverside High School’s Moon River Productions presents a timeless tale with “Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka” on Thursday, May 4th, Friday, May 5th, and Saturday, May 6th.
Students at Trailside Middle School raised more than $13,000 to support pediatric cancer research in the school’s second annual Mini THON.
The Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association Education Foundation (VRLTAEF) has announced that Monroe Technology Center (MTC) culinary arts instructor Joy Anderson will receive the 2017 Virginia ProStart Educator Excellence Award.
The Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 3rd, in Room 100 of the LCPS Administrative Offices, 21000 Education Court, Ashburn.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) was among143 businesses and organizations honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year on Wednesday, April 26th, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
The Washington Redskins selected defensive lineman, and Stone Bridge High School graduate, Jonathan Allen in the first round (No. 17 overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft on Thursday in Philadelphia.
The next Mental Health and Wellness Parent Seminar, “The Role of Restorative Practices in Building Emotional Literacy,” will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 4th, at the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Administrative Offices.
A health and wellness fair will be held on Saturday, April 29th, at the Sterling Community Center, located at 120 Enterprise Street. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Jazz Assessment and District Honor Band will take place today through Saturday at Briar Woods High School.
Freedom High School is excited to invite high school students from across Virginia to the 21st Annual Virginia High School League (VHSL) Ken Tilley Student Leaders Conference. The conference will take place Friday and Saturday.
Loudoun County Public Schools’ top business partners were honored on Friday, March 10th, at the 18th annual Loudoun School-Business Partnership Recognition Breakfast at the National Conference Center in Leesburg.
Free public performances of “A Will to Survive” will be presented at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 28th, at Stone Bridge High School and 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 4th, at Potomac Falls High School.
Cool Spring second-graders are learning about a whole lot more than just supply and demand as they begin their economics unit.
Ten teams of high school students from C.S. Monroe Technology Center recently concluded an exceptional round of competition in the ninth season of CyberPatriot – the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) will be kicking off Music in Our Schools Month with its annual Guitar Festival and District Assessment on Friday, March 3rd, and Saturday, March 4th.
Freedom High School celebrated Black History Month on February 15th with an assembly. The theme of this year’s assembly was “Learning from Each Other.”
The Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) will be meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Harmony Middle School, 38174 West Colonial Highway, Hamilton.
The fourth annual LoCoPOGS summer camp fair will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 1st, at the Loudoun School for the Gifted.
Sanders Corner Elementary will hold its first Family Arts Night from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1st, to kick off the Council for Art Education Youth Art Month.
The George C. Marshall International Center’s Student Partnership Exchange Program is accepting applications for two travel opportunities during the fall of 2017.
Loudoun County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Eric Williams gave a budget briefing to the Loudoun Education Alliance of Parents (LEAP) on February 8th at the LCPS Administrative Offices in Ashburn.
Blue Ridge Middle School will present “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” for seven performances starting Friday, February 24th.
Project-based learning has created a bond between students from Briar Woods High School and Dakar, Senegal.
In September, the Stone Bridge High School DECA chapter founded a new chapter event, Go 4 Gold.
Three additional Partners for Safe Teen Drivers sessions have been added for January at Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) high schools.
George Mason University will be holding an information session for its English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) endorsement for teachers from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18th, in Room 100C of the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Administrative Offices.
Princeton University is offering scholarships to attend its 16th annual Summer Journalism Program.
What happens when 500 fifth-graders from Cool Spring, Frances Hazel Reid, Frederick Douglass and Tolbert elementary schools spend an entire day with Heritage High School students?
Loudoun County Parents of Gifted Students (LoCoPOGS.org) invites you to a presentation of “Gifted Children and Addiction; What Parents Need to Know.”
During the past two weeks, students enrolled in Technical Theatre 2 at Tuscarora High School have been working a project that’s made a big difference in another student’s life.
The Potomac Falls High School PTSO will host a dinner and auction, “Full Steam Ahead,” on Saturday November 19th.
Briar Woods High School will present “Radium Girls” from Thursday, November 3rd, through Sunday, November 6th.
Loudoun County photographer Sarah Huntington visited classes at Potomac Falls High School on Monday, October 17th.
The Loudoun County High School Academic Team competed on the TV show “It’s Academic” on Saturday, October 15th.
Girls attending Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) in grades six through 12 are invited to the Girls in Technology Sharing Our Success Program from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 10th.
On Wednesday, October 19th, Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) celebrated its second annual School Bus Driver/Attendant Appreciation Day.
A Cyber Security Youth Conference will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 29th, at Dewberry Hall, Johnson Center on the Campus of George Mason University in Fairfax.
Dominion High School’s Theatre Department is hosting a Haunted Carnival between 6 and 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 29th, in the Dominion High School auditorium.
Rumors have begun on social media stating that a harmful package or device was discovered at Tuscarora High School during today’s bomb threat. These rumors are false.
The Loudoun Education Foundation (LEF) raised a record $105,000 at its annual Golf Classic, which was held Monday, September 19th, at Creighton Farms Golf Club.
With a new school year comes a lot of new things.
Monroe Technology Center (MTC) will hold its Fall Plant Sale today through Friday.
There will be a special free screening of the film “Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 20th, at Briar Woods High School.
The Academies of Loudoun, slated to open in 2018, will be a totally new educational experience for Loudoun County. The woman charged with shaping it has covered this terrain before.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) undertook a number of ceremonies and classroom activities to mark the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, attacks on Friday and Monday.
Loudoun County Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) Chair Lorraine Hightower has been named Child Advocate of the Year by the Virginia PTA.
RiverHawks Productions at Belmont Ridge Middle School will perform Dracula, The Musical from Thursday, August 18th, to Saturday, August 20th, in the school auditorium.
On Saturday, August 13th, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Douglass School and the Loudoun Douglass Alumni Association will be celebrating the history of Douglass School and its continued service to the community.
There aren’t a lot of people who can claim the diverse résumé Dennis Racke brings to the role of principal.
The Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Human Resources and Talent Development Department kicked off the newly created Lead Loudoun Principal Mentoring Program on July 28th.
Garett Brazina has a wish for his students at Seldens Landing Elementary; that they experience what it’s like to be a kid.
Six-hundred Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students will start the school year with all of the tools they need for academic success, thanks to a community partnership.
Community Advocates for Education (CAfE) and Leesburg Elementary are organizing a Community Services Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, August 8th.
All Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) teachers who are new to the profession are required to attend the Beginning Teacher Institute on Wednesday, August 10th, and Thursday, August 11th.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Supervisor of Safety and Security Suzanne Devlin graduated from FEMA’s National Emergency Management Advanced Academy at the Emergency Management Institute in Emmitsburg, Md.
Arvind Ravipati, who just completed eighth grade at River Bend Middle School, won an honorable mention award in the DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition in Junior Division for his essay “Our Secure Energy Future.”
The Rotary Club of Ashburn is collecting items for back-to-school backpacks for students in need.
Three Loudoun County High School Navy Junior ROTC cadets recently completed the course of training at the week-long Leadership Academy, hosted by the U.S. Navy at the Camp Pendleton State Military Reservation and on board Naval Air Station Oceana, in Virginia Beach.
Dominion High School has been awarded the Claudia Dodson Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Award from the Virginia High School League (VHSL) for the 2015-2016 school year.
Mihika Dusad, a rising fifth-grader at Creighton’s Corner Elementary, received Best in Show honors in the Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC) art contest.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) has set its graduation schedule for 2017.
For the seventh year, Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students have had an opportunity to attend a summer camp devoted to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), thanks to generous support of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
How can you provide fresh vegetables to local families in a nonperishable form? This was the question Hillsboro Elementary students recently tackled as part of their year-long farm-to-school-themed project based learning.
John Champe High School Principal John Gabriel has a special tie to the Class of 2016.
The Potomac Falls Class of 2016 will long remember their graduation ceremony for its change of venue if for no other reason.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) celebrated the careers of 192 employees who have retired this school year or who will retire at the close of the school year during a banquet held on Friday, May 20th, at the Lansdowne Resort.
Freedom High School conducted its 10th commencement on Tuesday, June 14th, at Eagle Bank Arena on the campus of George Mason University.
The alphabet finally worked to Nicklaus Zisk’s advantage on Wednesday, June 15th, at the 54th graduation for Loudoun Valley High School.
When she was a girl, Stone Bridge High School’s retiring choral director, Debbie Settle, wanted to have the job she’s held at Stone Bridge for the last 13 years.
Dominion High School held its 12th commencement exercises on Sunday, June 12th, in the school’s gymnasium and auditorium.
J. Ivy, the award-winning poet and author, was the keynote speaker at Broad Run High School’s graduation on Sunday, June 12th, at Eagle Bank Arena.
Monroe Technology Center presented 311 Certificates of Completion to students who finished the requirements of the school’s 26 programs at commencement exercises on Wednesday, June 8th, held in the Tuscarora High School Gym.
Faculty musical performances, heartfelt testimonials and a plethora of awards were the mainstays of the Douglass Senior Awards Ceremony on June 7th at Loudoun County’s alternative school.
The thing about outdoor classrooms is that they are, y’know, outdoors.
That led to some unscheduled excitement at the rededication of Harmony Middle School’s outdoor classroom on Wednesday, June 8th.
On Friday, May 20th, four members of the Washington Redskins – long snapper Nick Sundberg, linebacker Houston Bates, tight end Derrick Carrier and center Austin Reiter – worked with students at J. Michael Lunsford Middle School on the new Character Playbook.
The Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC) paid tribute to retiring Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Special Education Director Mary Kearney and 34 other students, staff, parents and community organizations at the Annual SEAC Awards on Thursday, May 19th.
Two Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students won Grand Prizes and Best in Category Awards at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) held May 8th through 13th in Phoenix.
Loudoun Youthfest 2016 will be held Saturday, May 21st, at the Barn at One Loudoun from 3 to 8 p.m.
Suicide awareness advocate Holly Chamberlain will present a program at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 23rd, in the auditorium of Riverside High School.
“It’s so nice to have you in our house”, Sterling Elementary Principal Jennifer Meres.
Fifth grade students at Countryside Elementary moved a little closer to the school courtyard of their dreams.
Tuscarora High School is excited to present “The Wiz” from May 5th through May 8th.
Students at Woodgrove High School shined a light on the issues of mental illness and teen suicide at the We Are Human Walk and Assembly on Wednesday, April 6th.
Five Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students were honored for creating moving works of art at the 2016 Loudoun Education Foundation (LEF) Senior Art Show.
Three Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students were among the 10 finalists of the Virginia Geography Bee held at Longwood University on April 1st.
During a joint meeting on Thursday, March 31st, representatives from the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office, Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) and the Office of the County Administrator met with personnel from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to discuss the discovery of benign explosive training material Wednesday on an LCPS bus.
Students at Douglass School got a lesson in reality on February 26th.
Robo Loco, the Loudoun Academy of Science (AOS)/Monroe Technology Center team that made national news last year when its robot was stolen on the way to nationals, goes back into action Saturday, March 5th.
The Loudoun County School Board has approved a request from the Loudoun County Office of Elections for a two-hour delayed school opening on Tuesday, March 1st, to accommodate an anticipated higher-than-usual turnout for the Presidential Primary Election.
All would-be pirates and princesses will have a chance to participate in an interactive Pirates and Princesses Event from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, February 28th, at Riverside High School.
Mary Beth Gayle, the theatre arts director at Park View High School, is the recipient of a $3,500 Wolf Trap Grant.
At-risk students never had a greater, or more persistent, champion than Dr. Jack Robinson, who retired January 29th as principal of Douglass Alternative School.
Due to the road conditions, we have modified bus routes in place for Monday, March 7, 2016.
What started as a tiny seed of an idea grew to a multi-dimensional project for Farmwell Station Middle School’s eighth grade family and consumer science (FACS) students.
Monroe Technology Center Principal Wagner Grier has a simple definition of success.
Students from Briar Woods, Broad Run, Freedom, Thomas Jefferson, Park View, Tuscarora and Woodgrove high schools will be honored at the 1 p.m. section of the 33rd Excellence in Education Banquet on Sunday, December 13th, at the National Conference Center.
John Champe High School presents “Antigone Now” by Melissa Cooper at 7p.m. on Wednesday, December 16th.
Latin students from six Loudoun County schools attended the Virginia Junior Classical League’s annual convention in Richmond on November 22nd and 23rd.
The Udvar Hazy Center played host to some unique space vehicles on Wednesday, December 2nd.
The Briar Woods High School varsity cheer team spent this fall working with the Readers R Leaders program.
The Rock Ridge High School Chamber Choir recently performed for the Office of Federal Student Aid within the United States Department of Education at the 2015 FSASSY Awards Show.
Sixth grade students at Sterling Middle School received some strong mentoring support from staff and students at George Mason University for their One to the World project.
Guilford Elementary served a record 927 people at its seventh annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Monday, November 23rd.
Monroe Technology Center (MTC) has named the top students in each of its programs for the first nine-week marking period.
“Football was easy. People cheered. Nobody cheered in the classroom when I made an A.”
They take their unicorns with a side of doughnuts at Blue Ridge Middle School.
The Loudoun County High School Marching Band was crowned Group 4A Champions at the Tournament of Bands (TOB) Atlantic Coast Championship on Saturday, November 7th, in Harrisburg, Pa.
John Champe High School presents “Sherlock Holmes” at 7 p.m. on November 19th, 20th and 21st.
Loudoun County Public Schools’ 88 schools will take part in the observance of American Education Week November 16th through the 20th.
The 2015 High School All-County Chorus Concert will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 14th, at Briar Woods High School.
20 students from Seneca Ridge Middle School got the full NFL experience on Tuesday, November 3rd.
A Historically Black College and University (HBCU) Showcase will be held at Tuscarora High School on Wednesday, November 18th, from 6 until 9 p.m.
The first production of Riverside High School’s Moon River Productions will be “The Pink Panther Strikes Again.”
Seniors Liam Wallace and Wyatt Pontius of the Loudoun Academy of Science (AOS) have a lot to celebrate. Their two-year science research project was recently published in Popular Mechanics after receiving a string of awards at various science competitions.
Students at Lucketts Elementary recently participated in a reading incentive.
Broad Run DECA’s Hurricane PINK project touched down in New York City on November 1st.
Senior Holly Carlton of Potomac Falls High School is the 2015 Conference 14 Volleyball Player of the Year. The Panthers’ Linda Lachey-Helms is Coach of the Year.
Babies in Loudoun are born with a daunting homework assignment.
Matthew Poth, a social science teacher at Park View High School, is one of 18 middle and high school educators selected by National History Day (NHD) to participate in Understanding Sacrifice, a highly competitive, year-long professional development program sponsored by the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC).
The Loudoun County Public School (LCPS) Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4th, in Room 100 of the LCPS Administrative Offices in Ashburn.
Walking in someone’s shoes is one thing… Seeing – or not seeing – through their eyes and feeling the difficulties of various disabilities is quite another.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) received good news when the Virginia Department of Education released its Accreditation Ratings on Tuesday, October 27th.
Author Aisha Saeed brought a little-discussed social problem into focus for Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) students on Tuesday, October 20th
Loudoun County families and schools paid tribute to bus drivers and attendants on Wednesday, October 21st, during National School Bus Safety Week.
Harmony Middle School kicked off its annual Empty Bowl Project with a visit by six local artists on Friday, October 16th
In celebration of the 125th anniversary of the birth of acclaimed mystery writer Agatha Christie, the Heritage High School Drama Department will present her suspenseful and witty play “A Murder is Announced.”
Did you ever wonder how tall a tree is?
C’mon, you know you have…
If you attended Mill Run Elementary’s STEAM Fest on October 14th, you’d know how to find the answer to this nagging question. (You could do the calculations using your arm, a shadow or a pencil.)
“The future is this room.”
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe brought that message to The Loudoun Public School Challenge on Thursday, October 22nd, at the National Conference Center in Leesburg.
Stone Bridge High School’s Choral Department will hold its Annual Fall Fundraising Auction & Concert beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 28th.
The key to a successful life is listening to your sister.
“I look awesome!” squealed a Sugarland Elementary student after receiving a new winter coat, courtesy of Macy’s and the Redskins Charitable Foundation.
A French house has found a home in Loudoun County.
Catoctin Elementary students got to savor some local flavor during Farm-to-School Week, October 5th through 9th.
Students at Blue Ridge Middle School have joined great thinkers through the ages in the art of literary criticism.
The Women in Technology Foundation will host a free “Sharing Our Success” workshop for girls in grades three through 12.
Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Superintendent Dr. Eric Williams will speak about the school division’s Vision 20/20 strategic plan at the Wednesday, October 21st, meeting of the Minority Student Achievement Advisory Committee.
The Dominion High School Theatre Department is literally taking the show on the road when it performs for the students at Seneca Ridge Middle School on Wednesday, October 28th.
Loudoun County schools, students and parents will observe School Bus Driver/Attendant Appreciation Day on Wednesday, October 21st.
The fourth annual Freedom High School Senior Day of Service took students from the school to nine community venues to complete service projects on Wednesday, October 14th.
Eagle Ridge Middle School students recently got the opportunity to spend an afternoon video-conferencing with Istanbul-based journalist Alec Marsh.
During the past few days, Loudoun County residents have received a mailer about the School Bond Referendum on Tuesday, November 3rd.
To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) will recognize National School Lunch Week from Tuesday, October 13th, through Friday, October 16th
Hamilton Elementary will be featured on the Loudoun County Fall Farm Tour on Saturday, October 17th.
The Loudoun Academy of Science (AOS) PTSO is coordinating contributions from the AOS family to San Salvador and the Gerace Field Station as they seek to recover from the effects of Hurricane Joaquin.
Belmont Ridge’s production of the musical “Tarzan,” which was staged last April, was recently honored at the National Youth Arts Award ceremony in New York.
Stone Hill Middle School will host a Math Tournament for middle school students on April 2, 2016
Loudoun County Parents of Gifted Students (LoCoPOGS) is hosting a discussion for parents called “Why Doesn’t My Bright Student Earn Great Grades? A Discussion about Ability verse Achievement.” At 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 22nd, in the J. Lupton Simpson Middle School auditorium.
“Can You Hear Me Now? Communicating with Your Child’s School” is the subject of the Wednesday, October 14th, meeting of the Loudoun Education Alliance of Parents (LEAP).
Students at Sanders Corner Elementary have a new way of learning financial literacy, thanks to a branch of Middleburg Bank located in the school’s lobby.
Third-graders at Moorefield Station Elementary got some help from local business leaders in learning about economics, addition, subtraction and money.
2015-16 Student School Board Members Named
LCPS Superintendent Dr. Eric Williams runs across the district, getting everyone ready and excited for the 2014-2015 school year.
Riverside High School on Target for August 31st Opening