Graduation always brings with it a mix of emotions. Saying goodbye to friends we are used to seeing every day is difficult, but we also share in their excitement for new adventures! We take comfort in the fact that North Branch always has an open door and like most graduates, Emily, Sage, and Francesca will […]
The school year is over, but you can relive the fun of BandFair 2017! Faces were painted, cakes were won, and lip sync groups entertained the crowd. Here are some video highlights of the festivities, including music from the fantastic bands!
If the measure of success is how much fun was had then the Olympics was an absolute hit! Michael and the Seniors deserve a big thank you for organizing the games and another goes out to all the teachers, former students, and parents who showed up to help out. Hopefully, the pictures capture the spirit […]
Here is the final episode of the school year! This is the second part to episode 3, so obviously, it is about dance. The students made me keenly aware of how dance blends athleticism and artistry. It also seems to be one of those pursuits that never leaves you. I can see it in the […]
Congratulations to Adam and Solomon for their 2nd place team finish in the Shenandoah Valley Economic Education Stock Market Game. These young investors started with $100,000 in virtual money and finished with $104,004, learning about reading graphs, working with large numbers, and calculating gains & losses in the process. They received their certificate at an […]
This week’s episode features a Middle School student whose passion he hopes, just makes others “have fun.” It’s been doing that for him since he was very young and that kind of joy is infectious. While he may not have a lot of experience in front of crowds, he already has the stage dive down. […]
This week’s activity actually has four participants from North Branch, so you will get to see their stories play out in two parts. Part 1, features sisters who have been sharing in their love of this athletic art form pretty much from the time they could walk or “flail” their arms, as one said. One […]
On May 5 students and teachers of NBS walked in support of the Nelson County Relay for Life. Friends and family members donated to the American Cancer Society in honor of their efforts. As they walked their laps, students peeled off in groups to tie a ribbon on the school’s Tree of Hope. The […]