Entries by WJCC Public Schools

Two Administrative Appointments Made by School Board

During its most recent meeting, the Williamsburg-James City County School Board made two administrative appointments. Jamestown High School Effective immediately, Anna Thomas will be the interim assistant principal of Jamestown High School. Thomas most recently served as the student advancement coach at Hornsby Middle School. She first joined WJCC Schools in 2005 as a special […]

WJCC Hosting Coaching Clinic for Sports Safety

WJCC will host a coaching clinic put on by USA Football on Friday, July 27th from 12-5 p.m. to address safety in sports. The in-person Heads Up Football® training will cover: Concussion education– how to identify and respond to symptoms of concussions (overview/highlights) Heat and hydration education– how to prevent, recognize and treat athletes (overview/highlights) Sudden […]

Board Names Worley Assistant Superintendent; Townsend to Serve as Interim Jamestown Principal

At its July 10 meeting, the Williamsburg-James City County School Board approved the appointment of Dr. Catherine L. Worley as an assistant superintendent for school leadership. Dr. Worley is a veteran educator with 27 years of experience in the classroom and school administration. Most recently, she has served as the principal of Jamestown High School. […]

Two WJCC Schools Earn State Distinguished Achievement Award

The Virginia Board of Education announced that Jamestown High School and Matoaka Elementary School have each earned a 2018 Distinguished Achievement Award based on their performance in meeting all state and federal benchmarks as well as making progress toward the excellence goals of the Governor and Board of Education. The recognition is part of the […]

All WJCC Schools and Offices Operating on a Summer Schedule

All Williamsburg-James City County schools and administrative and support offices are now operating on a summer schedule. This schedule, which involves extended hours for staff Monday through Thursday, means that all buildings are closed to the public on Fridays. In most cases, staff members are working 7:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. and buildings are open on […]

Williamsburg-James City County School Board Makes Five Personnel Appointments

In its Tuesday, June 19 meeting the Williamsburg-James City County School Board made five administrative appointments, including naming a new principal for Warhill High School and an assistant principal for the new James Blair Middle School. Warhill High School Principal Effective July 1, Dr. Jeffrey D. Carroll will become the principal for Warhill High School. […]

WJCCPS School Board Approves Four-Year Contract Extension for Superintendent

In its Tuesday, June 19 meeting the Williamsburg-James City County School Board unanimously approved a four-year contract extension, from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2022, for Superintendent Dr. Olwen Herron. Dr. Herron, who was appointed superintendent in February 2017, originally was operating under a three-year contract that extended through June 30, 2020. According to […]