Entries by Stephanie Carroll

SCA Clean the Community Day! Fri, March 22nd 5-6:30p.m.

SCA is sponsoring a clean the community day on Friday, March 22nd from 5-6:30 p.m.  We will be traveling on foot around Matthew Whaley’s campus and through CW collecting litter and disposing of it properly.  If you’re interested in joining us, please meet on the front steps of Matthew Whaley Friday at 5 p.m.  SCA […]

2019 Support Staff of the Year: Karen Brigham!

We had two phenomenal nominees for our 2019 Support Staff of the Year: Michael Greene and Karen Brigham. Both of these amazing individuals bring something different to our Matthew Whaley family, but both are equally beloved. We are pleased to announce our 2019 Support Staff of the Year is KAREN BRIGHAM! Congratulations! We are so […]

St. Patrick’s Day STEM With 1st and 4th Grade!

Mrs. Watkins first graders and Ms. Carroll’s fourth graders celebrated St. Patrick’s day with a little STEM! They worked together to build a rainbow bridge that could hold the most coins and mazes in which they timed their selves getting the marble through them. We love working together as a team!

Fourth Grade Visits Colonial Williamsburg!

The fourth graders paid a visit to our neighbors in Colonial Williamsburg for a guided tour! We visited the foundry, brickyard, carpenter, jail, and the capitol building to learn about life in Colonial days. We are so fortunate to have history right next door!

Fifth Grade Presents: A Career Wax Museum!

Fifth graders chose their desired future careers, researched them, and put together a presentation with information about the career, the anticipated salary, and required schooling. Then, they dressed for the occupation they chose and froze into position in the gym. Fourth graders and other guests did a museum walk and stepped on a “button” to […]

Family Night!

Matthew Whaley hosted a family night filled with educational activities on all grade levels and it was such a success! There were engaging projects created by our students, make and take games, exercising with SHIP, and nutritiously delicious food presented by Mrs. Brown. We love spending time with our Patriot families!

Brian Weaver Talks About Energy Usage!

Brian Weaver, WJCC Energy Specialist, came and talked to our third graders about energy usage and conservation. Prior to his arrival, third grade made a community action poster, wore “MW Energy Team” badges created by Wendy Lucy, and surveyed first floor energy use by checking all rooms several different times a day to see if […]