In the News Archive

Students are Invited to Apply for Summer Residential Governor’s School

PRESS RELEASE – November 13, 2017

Applications are now available for the Summer Residential Governor’s School. Students must be in either 10th or 11th grade, be gifted or an advanced student in one of the following areas: Foreign Language, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Humanities, Math, Science, Technology, Agriculture, Medicine, Space or Marine science. Each Summer Residential Governor’s School focuses on one special area of interest. Students live on a college or university campus for up to four weeks each summer. During this time, students are involved in classroom and laboratory work, field studies, research, individual and group projects and performances, and seminars with noted scholars, visiting artists, and other professionals. In the three mentorships, students are selected to work side-by-side with research scientists, physicians, and a variety of other professionals. A director and student-life staff provide supervision of students 24 hours a day, throughout the program.

Fluvanna Continues to Surpass the State Average for On-Time Graduation 2017 Cohort Report – Fluvanna County Public Schools

PRESS RELEASE – September 27, 2017

The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) released state-level, division-level, and school-level cohort reports that detail outcomes for students who entered the ninth grade for the first time in 2013 and were scheduled to graduate in the spring of 2017. High school cohort reports for schools, school divisions, and the Commonwealth are available for viewing and downloading in the Virginia School Report Card section of the VDOE Web site: http://www.pen.k12.va.us/statistics_reports/graduation_completion/cohort_reports/index.shtml

FLUVANNA ROTARY PROVIDES GRANT FOR CARYSBROOK STEAM LAB

PRESS RELEASE – September 15, 2017

At the September 13 meeting of the Rotary Club of Fluvanna County, the club presented Carysbrook Elementary with a check in the amount of $6051.70. These funds will be used to provide equipment for the school’s Science Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM) Room.

Russell Jennings is Named Region V Teacher of the Year 2018

PRESS RELEASE – September 11, 2017

Fluvanna County Public Schools is pleased to announce Mr. Russell Jennings has been named the 2018 Region V Teacher of the Year. The Regional Teachers of the Year were selected from among candidates nominated by school divisions in each of the state’s eight superintendent’s regions. The candidates submitted portfolios highlighting their accomplishments, education philosophies and community activities.

FLUVANNA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL ALUM INVITED TO VIRGINIA HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE FILM FESTIVAL

PRESS RELEASE – September 5, 2017

Jordan Melton’s documentary film His Image was an official selection at the Virginia High School League (VHSL) Film Festival in June. The festival encourages students from around the state to participate in and raise the bar in film achievement. The Third Annual festival was held in June at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.

SMITH APPOINTED ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL AT FLUVANNA MIDDLE SCHOOL

PRESS RELEASE – September 5, 2017

Rebecca Smith has been named Assistant Principal of Fluvanna Middle School. She holds a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Old Dominion University and a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish from Eastern Mennonite University. Mrs. Smith has held diverse roles as an educator in both public and private arenas.