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Highway to High School

For middle school students, the transition to high school is an exciting time in their lives. For their parents, it marks a milestone – their child is embarking on the last leg of their educational journey before heading to college.

Service Learning: Students Work Shift at Food for Others Warehouse

A group of seventh grade students volunteered for a two-hour warehouse shift to package food for distribution for Service Learning.
Elementary Boys Studying

Strong Study Habits

By taking a little time to learn some new study habits, your child can become more successful in many areas of her schoolwork.
colors

The Expression of Color

How would you describe a color to someone who has never seen nor can see color? 7th Grade English students asked themselves this question...
art room

When Art Makes a Difference

My journey began in the Arts and Crafts shack at camp. The seemingly endless supply of beads, gimp, and string for macramé were a delight.
rollercoaster building 6th grade

Building Rollercoasters

What better way to understand Newton's Laws than by putting them into motion?

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG

The Power of Reading Aloud

Most parents understand the importance of reading to their children, but many parents might not realize the extent of the power that reading aloud brings to their child’s cognitive and literary development.
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Welcome to Little Colts Academy

Now in its third year, Little Colts Academy was established by Tavis Laws, Congressional’s Director of Athletics and Physical Education, as a way to introduce younger students to intramural sports.
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Chincoteague Bay Field Study

7th graders venture out on an inspiring ecological study of a wildlife refuge.
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