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Covenant Boys Basketball Manager Honored

Longtime Covenant Boys Basketball team manager, Aidan Jackson, was honored recently at the Winter Athletic Awards Night with the 2015 Doug Smethurst Award. Following the Awards Night, Athletic Director, Brooks Berry, wrote the following tribute: What We Can Learn from Aidan Jackson By: Brooks Berry Sometimes, I get a glimpse of someone I want my… Read more »

Covenant Students Inspire Charlottesville Rotary

Recently, two juniors, Allie Anness and Georgia Castleman, were selected to speak to the Charlottesville Rotary at the bi-weekly dinner at the Omni. Although the Charlottesville Rotarians missed hearing Georgia Castleman speak about her passion for theatre and her breadth of acting experience (due to the flu), the crowd was enthralled with Allie Anness as… Read more »

Student Newspaper Recaps Spirit Week

The Upper School student newspaper, The Swoop, recently featured Spirit Week—a week leading up to the Sadie-Hawkins style dance, Schnowball at the Upper School. The spirit was seen all week long from students and teachers alike. You can read more from Blake Schaar’s article, Spirit Week Sparkles here. Student Newspaper Recaps Spirit Week

Lower School Bee Crowns a W-I-N-N-E-R

Cathy Meaney, Lower School Language Arts Coordinator, organized the first annual Spelling Bee for students in grades 4 through 6, a chance for students to try their hand at spelling in front of a large crowd. First, the top 4-5 spellers in each grade were chosen based on a written test. Those 13 students went… Read more »

Girls Excelling in Math Program

Julia Smith, Lower School math teacher, is looking forward to taking a team of five girls in grades 5 and 6 to the Village School for the Girls Excelling in Math (GEM) competition on February 28. The contest will  consist of both individual and group competitions. The girls will each answer ten questions individually and… Read more »

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