News and Updates

Covenant Announces New Athletic Director

Clark Walker, who formerly served as an athletic administrator and coach for the Miller School of Albemarle and as a graduate assistant for the University of Virginia Men’s Basketball program, has been selected as The Covenant School’s next Athletic Director. Walker will also serve as Covenant’s Head Coach for the Varsity Boys Basketball program. He… Read more »

Covenant Receives Nearly $15,000 in Grant Funding

Earlier today, three Upper School teachers received nearly $15,000 in grant funding from CenturyLink’s Clarke M. Williams Foundation’s Teachers and Technology grant program. CenturyLink awards grants of up to $5,000 per project to schools in local service areas on behalf of teachers who have developed specific plans to innovatively implement technology in their classrooms. Two faculty receiving grants… Read more »

Real World Application in Math and Physics

This spring students in Brian Lee’s Honors Physics – Electricity & Magnetism class were treated to a presentation by Mr. George Szatkowski, an Engineer at NASA’s Langley Research Center. Mr. Szatkowski discussed his work with SansEC sensors, a technology that uses the principles of electromagnetic induction to detect small changes in in situ materials by measuring… Read more »

Spring Fine Arts Showcase

In a culminating event for the school’s performing arts community, the Spring Fine Arts Showcase was held on April 19th during Chapel. Upper School students were treated to performances from Advanced Guitar, Concert and Jazz Bands, Covenant Singers, and Vocal Ensemble, and concluded with a combined performance from Advanced Acting and Vocal Ensemble from the… Read more »

Celebrating VA Festival of the Book

By: Anne Bear, Librarian During the week of March 14-18, The Covenant Lower School Library was filled with talented authors, illustrators, storytellers and songwriters to help celebrate reading in our school. Each grade level was able to have a special program in the library designed exclusively for them to hear about how they bring the… Read more »


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