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Students — and teachers — get back to school in Rapp

Good news about accreditation, graduation rates, new teacher orientation and other successes marked the Rappahannock County School Board’s meeting Tuesday (Aug.11), a meeting held a day after students returned to the schools for the 2015-2016 academic year.
School and sports news for Aug. 13

Rappahannock County High School finished the year tied for third in Group 1A of the Virginia High School League's Wells Fargo Cup academic standings for the 2014-2015 school year.
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Liz Blubaugh, Headwaters READ program director for more than two years, passes on her program responsibilities last week to Dianne Handy. Liz and her team of 18 remarkable volunteers meet twice a week during the school year at RCES and…
School and sports news for July 2

Our second try at reporting on RCHS senior James MacLeod's recent admission to Davidson College with a four-year QuestBridge National College Match Scholarship; two grants to support Headwaters' After-School program.
Letter: Good choice by the NPCF

The Headwaters board congratulates the board of the Northern Piedmont Community Foundation on its good judgment in selecting Jane Bowling-Wilson for its executive director. We on the Headwaters board have benefited from Jane’s enthusiasm, creativity and leadership during her tenure…
School and sports news for June 18

A parent and student-generated initiative at Rappahannock County Elementary School this spring culminated in a homemade plastic and aluminum recycling effort at the annual end-of-the-year DARE Day festivities at RCES.