Category Archives: Students

RES Fourth Grader Wins Spelling Bee

Our congratulations go to Spelling Bee winner, Alec Burnet, Grade 4, from RES!

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GCPS and Historical Society Celebrate Start of Incredible Partnership

The History in our Hallways event at Goochland High School last week was a tremendous success. What started as an idea in superintendent James Lane’s vision for decorating school hallways has blossomed to become a thriving partnership between the Goochland … Continue reading

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BES Students Announce Year’s Theme

We were inspired by a group of exemplary students from Byrd Elementary School who confidently shared their school’s 2015-16 theme with the school board last week.  Students took turns sharing the meaning of “KEYS” (K= know your potential, E=everyone involved, … Continue reading

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Information About the School Nutrition Program

Healthy meals are an important part of how we create an educational environment in which every learner’s potential can be maximized. Please take a look at the information below and contact your child’s principal if you have any questions or … Continue reading

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Understanding Student Cultures

Great tools and insight from the VSBA this month regarding the creation of culturally safe school environments. There is no “one size fits all” way of communicating with all of the cultures that comprise our wonderfully diverse schools. Each one comes … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Project at Goochland High School

This wonderful piece appeared in Richmond Magazine, detailing the ongoing work of the Goochland Historical Society in preserving and publishing treasured vintage photographs depicting life in the county. One of the installations is in the hallway of our high school, … Continue reading

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October Anti Bullying Month

We are honoring anti-bullying month in each of our facilities. Each school is pursuing activities to bring the issue to the forefront of student attention and to set the stage for a yearlong focus on honorable, respectful behavior among all … Continue reading

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School Board Honors First ECCHO Award Recipients

GCPS is serious about living, working and leading in alignment with the five Core Values expressed in our strategic plan. Additionally, we are thoroughly committed to the pursuit of our vision which calls us to be intentional about having a … Continue reading

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Marine Corps JROTC at GHS

Major Michael Petruziellio addresses the school board during its September 9 meeting, sharing video and explaining the work the cadets are doing in the new MCJROTC Program. Two GHS cadets also addressed the board, offering remarks about the leadership being … 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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