Bethanne Bradshaw

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WEAR BLUE on MONDAY ………………………………………………………Suffolk Public Schools stands in unity with Virginia Beach.

Is Your Teacher on This List?

Suffolk Public Schools is proud of all of its outstanding teachers — from those just starting their classroom careers to veterans who have impacted a generation of students.  Congratulations to the teachers recently selected by their peers to represent their school in the city-wide recognition program for the 2018 Teacher of the Year and Rookie …

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Nominations for Superintendent’s Star Award due Dec. 15

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to recognize employees who demonstrate commitment, initiative, school spirit, creativity, and a great attitude. First semester nominations for the Superintendent’s Star Award program are due by Dec. 15, 2018.  Link here for details on the award program. Link here for the NOMINATION FORM.

Apply for Summer Residential Governor’s Schools

Application Deadline – Dec. 14. …. Summer Residential Governor’s Schools provide gifted high school juniors and seniors with intensive educational experiences in foreign language, visual and performing arts; humanities; mathematics, science, and technology; or through mentorships in marine science, medicine and health sciences, or engineering. Each Summer Residential Governor’s School focuses on one special area …

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Student Survey on BYOD – Deadline is Wednesday

BE SURE to TELL US WHAT YOU THINK about “Bring Your Own Device” options … Dear Middle School & High School Students, We are collecting input related to the school division’s current Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy. This policy allows students to bring their privately-owned electronic devices (e.g., smart phone, tablet, etc.) to school …

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Information Night for Governor’s School for the Arts

Learn about the Governor’s School for the Arts on Monday, Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at King’s Fork Middle School.  * Students in Grades 8-10 Application Deadline—December 14, 2018 Application Information Link:

Community Service Opportunities – UPDATE Nov. 27, 2018

Suffolk Public Schools is sharing these community service opportunities as a public service.  Organizations outside of Suffolk Public Schools are not sponsored, endorsed, or in any way connected to Suffolk Public Schools or the Suffolk City School Board. Library of Virginia is looking for volunteers to do online computer work to transcribe documents from Virginia’s history.   They …

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Each October, National Principals Month recognizes the essential role that principals play in making a school great. Principals are among the hardest working individuals in education. Principals set the academic tone for their schools, and it is their vision, dedication, and determination that provide the mobilizing force for achieving student success. Each October, the National Association of …

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Searching for College Money?

Scholarship Hub is a local resource for high school seniors to locate scholarships. High school guidance counselors will continue to distribute scholarships including those linked to specific colleges, athletic opportunities and other focused awards, not listed on the Hub.

October is Bullying Prevention Month

Suffolk Public Schools joins both a state and national focus this month to promote awareness of school bullying.  The Suffolk School Board passed a resolution last month to demonstrate how educators, community leaders and parents play a critical role in creating a climate where bullying is not tolerated.  It has been proven that when adults …

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