Covenant News

Covenant Names New Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

The Covenant Administration and Athletic Department are pleased to announce the hiring of Brooks Berry as the next Head Varsity Boys Basketball Coach. Coach Berry will continue in his role as Covenant Athletic Director with a strong emphasis on growing the girls and boys athletic programs at the school. The Department is near completion of… Read more »

History Comes Alive in Williamsburg

Imagine walking the streets of colonial Williamsburg, prior to the solidification of our country’s independence from England. The passion of the two sides may get lost in text books, but watching it play out with actors immersed in their roles made it much more evident to Covenant fourth graders on a recent trip to the… Read more »

Festival of the Book Welcomes Visiting Authors

On March 18-19, our fifth and sixth graders were privileged to participate in a writing workshop led by local author and essayist Deborah Prum. Through improvisational exercises and examples from her own novel, Fatty in the Backseat, Mrs. Prum gave our students strategies for developing memorable characters in their own writing. After the workshop, our… Read more »

Junior Scientists Celebrate Results

The Lower School Science Fair took place in March, culminating many weeks of scientific inquiry in all of our classrooms. Students in Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 4 conducted experiments in their homeroom classes, with topics ranging from animal camouflage and biological batteries to plant growth and fossil castings. Students in Grades 5 and 6 completed independent… Read more »

Students “Jump” at the Chance to Help

The Covenant Lower School has joined millions of other students to help save lives! Under the guidance of Coach Endres and Coach Wilson, students learned how they can help make a difference by raising money for the American Heart Association. Their fundraising efforts went towards helping those with heart disease as well as funding new… Read more »