Orange County Public Schools Gallery Archive

Locust Grove Middle Schools Holds 2020 Spelling Bee

Congratulations to the following Spelling Bee School Level winners who placed in the top four:1st - Emma Olson, (seventh grade)2nd - Conner Mortensen, (eighth grade)3rd - Rowan Turner, (sixth grade)4th - Abigail Medas, (seventh grade)These students will compete at the...

Orange County Public Schools Convocation 2019

Orange County Public Schools held its annual Convocation event on Tuesday, August 6. 2019. The featured speaker was former National Football League star and current motivational speaker Bill Curry,  

OCHS Students Receive Awards at National FCCLA Competition

Orange County High School students attended the National Leadership and Competition for Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) in Anaheim, CA on July 1-5th. FCCLA events are based on the student’s project, speech, and presentation for the judges in...

Summer 2019 Renovations at Orange County High School

Orange County High School has been "buzzing" this summer as a trio of major renovation projects have been undertaken. New carpeting is being installed in the Orange County High School Library...   The Hornet Technologies program has moved from their location in...

Locust Grove Primary Art Students Turn Blacktop into Fun Game Zone

Locust Grove Elementary art students have been working on turning the large blacktop areas around the school into a fun game zone... a place where the children can play peacefully together and also learn some things as well. They started last spring with supplies...

Middle School Students Vote on 2019 Virginia Readers Choice Books

Students at Prospect Heights Middle School and Locust Grove Middle School voted on their favorite 2018-2019 Virginia Readers Choice books. All ten books were very interesting but the students voted for the following: Locust Grove Middle School First Place: Wolf Hollow...

FFA Students Complete the Scholastic Circle

Orange County Future Farmers of America (FFA) President Cole Ryder recently visited with the kindergarten classes at Gordon-Barbour Elementary School. Each year, some of the seniors in the agriculture classes return to their elementary schools to visit with...

Art Speaks: The Anti-Bullying Tower

You may have seen Locust Grove Primary School's "Anti-Bullying Tower" on display here and there around the district. It is presently at Locust Grove Middle School for its last stop this year after touring all of our schools and TEAC as well. What is it? Well...after...

Orange County High School Decision Day 2019

May 1, Orange County High School seniors celebrated and shared their post-secondary plans. Students plans include attending 2-and 4-year colleges, joining the military, and entering the workforce.

OCHS Freshman Academy Students Traveled to the Edge at GMU

On April 16th, the Orange County High School Freshman Academy students traveled to the Edge at George Mason University to use experiential learning to build trust, improve teamwork, shape leadership, and cultivate communication skills.

Orange County Hosts STEM Invitational

On April 11th, 77 students from Orange County High School, Prospect Heights Middle School, The Oaks Academy, and Riverbend High School participated in the 2nd Annual OC STEM Invitational. The event, created by OCHS science teachers Anna Burkett and Emily Dwight, was...

Orange County High School Hosts STEAM/Fine Arts Festival

In celebration of Youth Art Month, Orange County High School hosted the STEAM/Fine Arts Festival on March 22-24. The festival featured three days of musical performances and a showcase of student artwork from all grade levels. Younger children were invited to create...