Entries by Maureen McFarland

Summer Hours

WJCC Schools and Offices will operate on the summer schedule beginning Monday, June 17, 2019, and continue through August 9, 2019. The official summer schedule for all WJCC buildings is: Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. All offices and buildings are closed on Fridays during this period. Should you need to meet with a […]

Drone Technology Demonstration at JBMS

JBMS students had the opportunity to learn about drone technology and view a demonstration by the York County Fire and Life Safety Department’s Rover Team as part of an introduction to the newly created Genesis Drone Academy. The Genesis Drone Academy program is designed by William Capers, In School Suspension Aide at James Blair Middle […]

7th Grade Science Classes Visit VIMS

All of the JMBS 7th-grade science classes had the opportunity to visit the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) and experience using dip nets, seine nets, and lab equipment, including microscopes, to study local marine organisms.

Congratulations to our Grant Winners!

James Blair faculty and staff received five grants from the Williamsburg Community Foundation! Ms. Ashley Miller will purchase books for her ELL students in their own languages. Our school counseling staff, Ms. Pottle, Ms. Kuthy, and Ms. Kravitz, will be redoing the guidance office space to be a warm and welcoming environment for students. Ms. […]

Career Classes Visit W&M, TNCC

The career classes of related arts teachers Kaleb Patterson and Kristin Bumbaugh recently took a field trip on a beautiful spring day to William and Mary and Thomas Nelson Community College to learn about their college programs.