Covenant News

Golden Apple Award Winner

The Golden Apple Award recognizes the dedication and character of outstanding teachers throughout Albemarle County. Each year, one winner is selected from each public school, and from private schools within the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. Educators are nominated by colleagues and students for exhibiting characteristics which include creating a love of learning, stimulating thought,… Read more »

Covenant Carnival is Coming to Town!

Come one, come all and join in the fun at the Covenant Spring Carnival! All current and newly enrolled Covenant families are invited. On Friday, April 21, from 3:30-6:00 p.m., the Upper School courtyard will be transformed into a fun-filled stage of treats and amusements! Watch your favorite faculty and staff take a plunge into the Dunk Tank, hop… Read more »

Seth Wilson Named Covenant’s Head Football Coach

Seth Wilson, who has served as the interim Head Coach and as an assistant coach for the varsity football program for three years, has been selected as the next Head Football Coach for the Covenant Eagles. “I must thank my Heavenly Father for I would not be the man I am today nor standing at… Read more »

Covenant Scientists STEAM Ahead

Recently, five Covenant middle school students competed at the Piedmont Regional Science Fair. Caroline Booker ’22, Ryland Dickman ’22, Pauline Gineste ’22, Susannah Carter ’21, and Julian Drake ’21 were sponsored by Science Department Chair Gretchen Feury and Science Teacher Sarah Green in the Junior Division. Additionally, Hunter Yates ’20, who completed his project independently, was… Read more »

Covenant Participates in Girls Excelling in Math

On March 4, 14 Covenant students in Grades 4–8 participated in the Girls Excelling in Math (GEM) Tournament at Village School. The contest brought together girls from schools throughout Charlottesville and Albemarle County. The day’s schedule included an individual competition, team competition, and a hands-on engineering challenge problem. The event also featured a special guest speaker and various… Read more »