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PALS Camp at Douglass Park Elementary
Posted on 08/23/2016
Douglass Park Elementary hosted a Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening (PALS) Camp this summer. For two weeks, 39 students in Kindergarten through Third Grade participated in the camp to strengthen their reading skills. ...
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Pals Camp at Douglass Park Elementary
High School Summer Graduation
Posted on 08/11/2016
20 seniors participated in a graduation ceremony on Thursday, August 11 at Churchland High School. Churchland High School had 13 graduates, I.C. Norcom High School had two graduates and Woodrow Wilson High School had six graduates. Congratulations to all students!...
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Summer Session Seniors
Middle Schools Awarded 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants
Posted on 08/10/2016
More than 300 students from Churchland Middle School, Cradock Middle School and W.E. Waters Middle School will have the opportunity to participate in an after-school program funded by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) for three consecutive years....
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Middle Schools Awarded  21st Century Community Learning Center Grants
Middle School Teachers Team Up For Summer Learning
Posted on 08/09/2016
The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) sponsors science teachers as they team up with Norfolk Public Schools teachers through a Knowledge through Experience for Youth in Science (Keys) to Implementation course. Together, they spend a week and a total of 40 hours learning new methods of teaching science....
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Middle School Science Teachers Team Up For Summer Learning
Governor of Virginia Visits Cybersecurity Camp
Posted on 08/02/2016
Governor Terry McAuliffe visited the Cybersecurity camp at I.C. Norcom today for 24 rising 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade Portsmouth and Hampton Roads students....
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Governor of Virginia Visit
Portsmouth Public Schools Awarded JJ Watt Foundation Grant
Posted on 07/14/2016
The $5,000 grant will assist with the purchase of helmets for the district’s three middle school football programs....
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Portsmouth Public Schools Awarded JJ Watt Foundation Grant
GenCyber Camp
Posted on 07/13/2016
This summer, Portsmouth students are learning about cyber security at Norfolk State University at the GenCyber Camp. Students from across Hampton Roads, grades 6-12 spend ten days learning acquisition, recovery and encryption using digital forensic investigation software....
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GenCyber Camp
Summer Rockets at StarBase
Posted on 06/30/2016
Thursdays are for rockets! Students, teachers and volunteers spent their morning assembling rockets, launch controllers and launch pads. A group of 20 students have been learning Newton's Three Laws of Motion in the StarBase summer camp, free to all students....
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Summer Rockets at StarBase

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Scout Ready Event Provides Safety Education
Scout Ready Event Provides Safety Education
All elementary students and parents are invited to attend Scout Ready – a safety awareness event for families on Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pembroke Mall in...
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Tobacco-free school policy
22nd school division in Virginia to adopt a 100% comprehensive tobacco-free policy
The comprehensive, 100% tobacco-free school policy is one that prohibits any and all tobacco use by students, staff and visitors at any time, including non-school hours, in any bui...
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School Bus Tracking App for Parents Coming Soon
School Bus Tracking App for Parents Coming Soon
This school year, Portsmouth students and parents will have a new tool to help track the bus. It's called Here Comes the Bus....
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