Orange County Public Schools Gallery Archive

Orange County High School Students Honored at DECA State Conference

Michael Wandel, Manager, (11th Grade) and Cohen Turner, Cashier, (9th Grade) were named "2020 Best Student Employees" in a national contest for high school stores and restaurants all around the country. This duo also won 3rd place for School Based Enterprises (SBE) at...

Teacher Parade Held in Locust Grove Community

On May 21, a teacher processional was held throughout some of the local communities in Locust Grove. Locust Grove Primary and Locust Grove Elementary staff members drove through local communities to celebrate with our school community for their support, partnership,...

Art Projects Created by OCHS Students Using Household Items

Mrs. Howie's Art students have not let the quarantine stop them from finding inspiration to make beautiful artwork! Challenged to be creative and use household items, students have created a variety of at-home art projects. Some of these assignments include paintings...

OCHS Agriculture Students Visit American Color Greenhouses

Students from the Orange County High School Agriculture Program visited American Color, Inc. to hear from the head grower about the processes involved in greenhouse production. Students also heard from the head of maintenance about the mechanical systems involved in...

Locust Grove Elementary School Celebrates World Read Aloud Day

Locust Grove Elementary School celebrated World Read Aloud Day on February 5th. The students were invited to come to the library throughout the day to hear various books read aloud. Whole classes came and students who had received tickets from their classroom teachers...

Orange County Public School Holds District Spelling Bee on February 5th

Orange County Public Schools held the District Spelling Bee at OCHS on Wednesday, February 5. Representatives from all 3-8 schools competed for the title of OCPS District Spelling Bee Champion. Jackson Hamilton, a PHMS 8th grader, won the bee and will compete in the...

Orange County High School Students Intern at Unique to Chic Galleria

OCHS students Lilly McDaniel and Rachel Valdes meet with Troy Ayers owner of Unique to Chic Galleria and Tammy Collins, a marketing consultant for the store. Lilly and Rachel will be participating in a Marketing Internship at the store located in Orange. These DECA...

Orange County Running Back Jaylen Alexander Commits to Georgetown

Photo and text courtesy of Charlottesville Daily Progress Jaylen Alexander was instant offense for the Orange County football team during his three years as a varsity performer. The Hornets’ all-time leading rusher hopes to make a similar impact at the next level...

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...