Entries by April Knowles

Parking Applications Now Available

Parking applications for next school year are now available online or students may pick up an application in the Main office or Mrs. Deal’s Office room 206. The form can be accessed by clicking on the link following link: Parking Permit Application You can also find the online application under the “forms” tab on the main […]

Youth Conservation Camp attendees

Pictured (above) from left to right, rising juniors, Audrey Root and Rachel Smith stand in front of the ‘Cascades’ waterfalls on Little Stoney Creek, a New River tributary, near Pembroke, Virginia, during the stream and water quality portion of their camp training.  Youth Conservation Camp is an environmental science program open to only selected science […]

Jamestown Students Ranked in top 10% At Forestry Camp

Three rising JHS tenth grade students placed within the top 10% out of 54 of Virginia’s top science students at the June 2017 Virginia Department of Forestry sponsored Forestry Camp. Pictured from left to right are Lisa Small, Sophia Liu and Jessica Shi, who are also Envirothon Club members, at the Holliday Lake 4H Educational […]

New Arrivals!

In this novel, the reader follows Sophie as she learns that her parents have kept many secrets from her and her brother Hercule. Sophie’s family live in Brussels, capital of Belgium. But Sophie’s family haven’t always lived there. Sophie has memories of coming on the train from England, and she wonders if she’s somehow fabricated […]

New Arrivals!

JOHN WATERS: I should say right off that I am really qualified to be your commencement speaker. I was suspended from high school, then kicked out of college in the first marijuana scandal ever on the university campus. I’ve been arrested several times. I’ve been known to dress in ludicrous fashions. I’ve also built a […]

New Arrivals!

Perfect for aspiring coders everywhere, Girl Code is the story of two teenage tech phenoms who met at Girls Who Code summer camp, teamed up to create a viral video game, and ended up becoming world famous. The book also includes bonus content to help you get started coding! Fans of funny and inspiring books […]

New Arrivals!

Roses and old books… This is a dark and delightful Gothic fantasy, all the more so for being set in the shabby postwar period rather than some lightning wracked Victorian pile. The story takes us to  both a bombed out and exhausted London and a decaying country house in deepest Wales – and when I […]