2017 National Blue Ribbon School Award Winner

Stonehouse is proud to be a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School. The program, from the U.S. Department of Education, recognizes public and private elementary, middle, and high schools based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups.

You can read more about the program here: https://www2.ed.gov/programs/nclbbrs/index.html

See the Secretary of Education’s announcement here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_YqQtf1GaY

photo credit: http://www.thepress.net/news/county-schools-honored-as-national-blue-ribbon-schools/article_797e9a66-6862-11e5-8f7e-4fb44b69c139.html
October is Disability History Awareness Month – View Community Events

October is Disability History Awareness Month

Thursday, October 5, 2017
“How to Talk So Schools Will Listen (and Listen So Schools Will Talk)”
Presenter: Tina Norris, Family Engagement Specialist, Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC)
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Warhill High School, Room 1504

 

Thursday, October 19, 2017
“High School and Beyond: Transition Planning for Students and Their Families”
Presenter: Tonya Gokita, Transition Specialist, Williamsburg James City County Public Schools
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Thomas Nelson Community College – Historic Triangle Campus

 

Thursday, October 26, 2017
“Communicating and Collaborating with Your School”
Presenter: Tracy Lee, Family Engagement Specialist, Virginia Department of Education (VDOE)
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Berkeley Middle School, Room 301

First Day 2017-2018

Students came back to school on Tuesday, September 5th. Welcome back to a great new school year!