In April, North Branch Middle Schoolers attended a virtual workshop led by the Pulitzer Center, learning about their mission to find and share underreported stories. Students each chose a story from the Center, then used words or lines from it to write a poem. Entering the poems in the Pulitzer Center’s “Fighting Words” poetry contest […]
After the tumultuous events yesterday at the Capitol Building, our Middle School teachers, Katrien Vance and Jennifer Page, led a discussion with their students this morning about their thoughts and questions. The class is studying American history this year. They started the year learning about the Constitution, the branches of government, and the Electoral College. […]
In a year when we all need good news, here is some great news! The CharlottesvilleFamily Favorites are out and NBS was voted #1 Preschool, #1 Private Elementary School, and #2 Private Middle School!! Five teachers were recognized, including for #1 preschool and #1 middle school teacher! Congratulations to Susan Butler, Jeanine Beiber, […]
For almost 20 years, Middle School teacher Katrien Vance has shared an experience with students that takes them out of the classroom and into the community. Twice each month, students, teachers, and family members help out at the Nelson County Food Pantry, either stocking shelves or bagging groceries for distribution. Many of the other volunteers […]
As part of their unit on energy, North Branch Middle School students created posters illustrating and explaining various types of energy. Enjoy their renderings!