Category Archives: Region

BES Robotics Team Interacts with Professional Robotics Experts

Perrone Robotics, a company located in Charlottesville, VA that develops infrastructure software, hosted the Byrd Elementary Robotics Team on October 9th. Students learned from experts in the field how technology can be used to support the design and creation of robotics … Continue reading

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GMS TSA Competition Success

This past Friday, Saturday and Sunday the Goochland Middle School Technology Student Association (TSA) team competed at the state conference.  Over 2,000 students participated in the event and it was a great experience for our team.  Four students attended the … Continue reading

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Dr. Lane at the Insights Conference in Richmond this June

The second annual Insights Conference, “Bridging the Data Divide,” will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Conference Center. Our superintendent, James Lane, will serve as a panelist! The conference will open at 8:00 AM with registration, networking, … Continue reading

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Southside Regional VSBA Forum at GHS

Enjoy these pictures from the Southside Regional VSBA Forum, held at Goochland High School last week.  

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Ability Olympics at JMU April 25 & 26

We want to share an exciting upcoming event called Ability Olympics where EVERYONE can be an Athlete! The event is for individuals with any disabilities ages 8- 22. The mission is to empower individuals by giving them the chance to … Continue reading

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A Third GHS Student Selected for the Cochran Summer Economics Institute

Since receiving the wonderful news of the two GHS students to be admitted to the Cochrane Summer Economics Institute, another Bulldog has been selected for this distinguished opportunity! Chase Doczi is the third GCPS student to have been chosen to attend … Continue reading

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Energy Efficiency an Important Area of Study for Students

Energy efficiency is quickly becoming a key player in Virginia’s growing economy. The field has been shown to generate more than $300M in economic activity, supports 9,400 jobs, according to a report released today by the nonprofit trade association Virginia Energy … Continue reading

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GMS Student Excel in TSA Competition

On Saturday our newly formed Technology Student Association chapters at GMS competed in a flight challenge and a Career Preparation challenge.  We have been preparing for these competitions since October and even with missing many meetings due to inclement weather the students … Continue reading

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GHS Video Production Students Excel in Competition

Saturday, March 8, 2014, students from Goochland High School competed in the Digital Video Production Contest during the Technology Student Association event held at Glen Allen High School.  Three GCPS teams (pictured below) competed against 8 other teams from various schools.  Goochland … Continue reading

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Former GHS Student Shares Success

GRASP (Great Aspirations Scholarship Program) has been at work helping students in Goochland realize their higher education dreams for years. One former Goochland student, Kendra Waddy, had the opportunity to share her experience with GRASP on channel 12 news here: … Continue reading

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