Entries by Monica Schauffler

Students complete the James River Leadership Academy

Lafayette students Ed Coombs and Brenner Beard successfully completed the James River Leadership Academy (JRLA), a year-long leadership program for high school students who are interested in advocating for the future of the James River. Students involved in the program commit to four Leadership Sessions and are required to implement a “community-based action project” outside of […]

Buckle up Challenge Gold

Congratulations to Lafayette High School and the Driver Education students for winning the “Gold” in the “Get It Together Buckle UP Challenge” (Lafayette had 95.5% Seat Belt Use).  The Rams competed against 32 high schools in the Greater Hampton Roads area. Lafayette received a Gold Plaque and the students Gold Metals.  The students will also […]

Students visit Gallaudet University

Lafayette’s American Sign Language (ASL) class recently visited Gallaudet University, a private university for the education of the deaf and hard of hearing, in Washington, D.C. The group is standing in front of the Gallaudet statue depicting Alice Cogswell, who was the inspiration for the creation of the American School for the Deaf.

Summer Residential Governor’s School students

Congratulation to Lafayette’s Summer Residential Governor’s School students! The following students (L-R) will be attending Governor’s School programs this summer: Kayla Ward- Visual Art at Radford University Maya Reese- Agriculture at Virginia Tech Ellie Chason- Latin at Randolph Macon College James Tisk- Humanities at Radford University Bryce Beech- Spanish at Washington & Lee University Angelica […]

Girls’ State Delegates

Congratulations to these Lafayette students who will be attending Longwood University to participate in the Girls’ State program this summer. Pictured (L-R, back) are Lela Davis, Sophie Freiling, Scottie Coleman, Allison Crookston, Erin Shivers, and (L-R, front) Sunjal Patel, Maddie Star, and Olivia Poller.  

Boys’ State Delegates

Congratulation to the Lafayette Boys’ State Delegates! Avery Johnson (left) and Zach Barbarji (right) will be attending the Boys’ State program at Radford University this summer. Also attending will be Brenner Beard, Justin Carroll, and Timothy Gillen (not pictured).