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Matoaka Yard Sale FINAL 32619
On Saturday, March 23, 93 5th grade orchestra students converged on Matoaka Elementary School to participate in our WJCC Elementary Orchestra Solo Festival. These students performed with great poise, confidence, and musicianship. We are very proud to announce that 20 of these students were from Matoaka Elementary School and received a Superior rating on their […]
4th Graders visited Endview Plantation to get a firsthand look at life in VA during Civil War times.
Congratulations to Abigail Neeley, Tama Ferrara (pictured here), Michaela Garrison and Lynda Heath (on a field trip) for receiving a grant from the WJC Schools Foundation!
Music in Our Schools Month is wrapping up with this more guests visiting our Music class to share their talents with Matoaka students. Music In Our Schools Month® (MIOSM™)
Teachers and students worked together to beautify Brick Bat Road.
RAISING CYBERSMART MIDDLE SCHOOLERS How to reduce your child’s online risks This workshop will explore online safety and responsibility for middle school children. Parents will learn about cyberbullying myths and realities, inappropriate content, and how to promote a positive digital reputation for their child. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2019 – 6:00PM JAMES BLAIR MIDDLE […]
Written by Janna O. (5th Grade Student Reporter) Interview with Mrs. Moran-Alley about the Chinese Lunar New Year Janna: Did teachers choose this new unit or does it have to go according to each grade? Mrs. Alley: Yes, it does go according to each and every grade. Janna: How do teachers know about the Lunar New Year? Mrs. Alley: The teachers read about the Lunar […]
Congratulations to Emma Zahren-Newman who is Matoaka’s first recipient of WJCC New Teacher of the Year Award. As the oldest of 9, Emma Zahren-Newman has been working with kids her whole life. She is delighted to be teaching 3rd grade at Matoaka Elementary School where she brings together discovery, understanding, play, and respect. Emma is […]