Our students participated in many activities to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. The Westside Step Team performed at the annual MLK Breakfast at the Hotel Roanoke.
The William Fleming High School Marching Band led the annual MLK March in downtown Roanoke.
The March also featured the gospel choir made up of students from William Fleming, Patrick Henry, and Lucy Addison.
Students from the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine held a MLK Day of Service at James Madison Middle. They worked in the school's garden.
Zoe Jentsch of James Madison Middle was one of the winners from the Lions Club Peace Poster Contest. The 8th grader won 3rd place in the club's district.
Thank you to everyone who donated to our Winter Coat Drive. The principals at Patrick Henry and William Fleming High Schools went shopping for coats.
The Youth Division at Bethel AME Cave Spring Church donated all these hats, gloves, and mittens.
Thank you to Walmart for donating a $450 gift card. We used it to buy new winter coats.
The entire school at Fallon Park Elementary went to see the new movie Paddington. Many staff members dressed for the occasion.
The School Board recognized Cecily Scheiderer, a 3rd grader at Crystal Spring Elementary for designing this year's district Christmas card.