Submitted by Alex Hash, Community Outreach Coordinator
We started off the year by having our athletic teams help install the garden for the lower school by filling the beds with soil. There also was a car wash organized by Davis Call ’17 that raised money to help with a classmates tuition.
In November we donated over 60 complete Thanksgiving meals to needy families in Roanoke City. Also, in November our school was a sponsor volunteer group with the Salvation Army Drumstick Dash.
A group of upper school students wrote, filmed, starred in, and edited a movie to generate interest in the upcoming Sadie Hawkins dance on Friday, February 26. The screenplay, titled "It's the Girl's Turn!", was written by Grace Wenk ’19, Triff H’Doubler ’19, and Grace Whitesell ’19. Charlie Card ’19 was the cinematographer and editing was done by Albert Newberry ’17.
The following students were recognized at the Fall Academic Awards Assembly on December 10, 2015 for achieving First Honor Roll and Second Honor Roll for the fall term of the 2015-16 academic year.
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