Spring Music Program
Wed Apr 9 (6 pm)
The fifth grade strings will perform at 6 p.m. followed by the fourth grade’s presentation of Music Matters by Teresa Jennings. It will be a wonderful night of celebrating music!
Mon-Fri Apr 14 - 18
School will be closed
In the News
The 2015 Kellam cheerleading JV tryouts will take place June 18- 22. Click here for more information.
Our Tech Ed students made the VBCPS blog called The Core!
Summer Camps @ Kellam
- Basketball: Ages 7-16, June 22-26, 9:00-12:00, $100 before May 1, $125 after May 1 (Brochure)
- Field Hockey: Ages 6-14, June 29 - July 2, 9:00 - 12:00, $100
- Drama: Ages 6-13, July 6-10, 9:00-2:00, $100 before June 15, $125 between June 15-July 5, $150 on July 6
- Soccer: Ages 6-14, June 22 - June 25, 9:00 - 12:00, $100
- Baseball: Ages 7-14, June 22 - June 25 OR July 27 - July 30, 9:00 - 12:00, $100
- Softball: Ages 5-13, June 22 - June 25, 1:00 - 4:00, $100
- Gymnastics: Ages 5-13, June 22 - June 26, 9:00 - 12:00, $125
YEARBOOK: It's not too late to pre-order your yearbook online at Jostens.com for only $80.00.
FORENSICS NEWS: Congratulations to the Kellam Forensics Team for placing 2nd in VHSL State Forensics Tournament in Midlothian, Va. The finalists included--Sabrina Heivilin, senior, 3rd in Storytelling; Lydia Lasky, sophomore, 2nd in Storytelling; Nona Palmer, junior, and Valerie Sanchez, junior, 1st place in Serious Duo; Hannah Hankle, freshman, and Elle Palmer, sophomore, 2nd place in Humorous Duo; Olivia Hankle, senior, and Nick Cooper, senior, 2nd place in Serious Duo.
Erin Metzger, junior, reigning 2014 Prose champion, won 1st place again in Prose, making her the first person in Kellam Forensics History to win the title twice!
CHORUS NEWS: Congratulations to both the Madrigals and Women's Select Ensembles for receiving a SUPERIOR rating at the District Choral Assessments recently. If you see the members of both these ensembles, please help me in congratulating them on their hard work and achievement!
Congratulations to Mr. Carl Copon for being named Choral Director of the Year.
New Attendance Notes Policy
- VBCPS is currently in the process of reviewing School Board policy regarding electronic signatures. While the division undergoes this process, we are unable to accept emails and electronic signatures for attendance purposes.
- In all cases of absence or tardiness, students must present a written excuse from a parent/guardian to the school stating the reason for the absence.
- All excuse notes should be dropped off at the security desk.
The scholastic bowl team took second place in the conference tournament. The team led by Sean Burns, Iris Galante, Alexis Brownlee, and Meghan Bright all had strong matches. This finish qualifies them to compete in the Regional competition on February 14th in Richmond. Good luck scholastic knights!!
Congratulations to the following students for their success at the Waynesboro 4N6 Invitational:
Extemporaneous- 2nd place - Justin Fernandes,
5th place - Pearse O'Callaghan Original Oratory-
3rd - Gabrielle Starkey,
5th - Jodi Perdue
Impromptu- 6th place - Michael Abraham Storytelling- 3rd place - Lydia Laskey
5th place-Sabrina Heivilin Prose- 1st place-Erin Metzger, 3rd place-Tiffany Chin Loy Humorous Interpretation- 1st place - Nick Barker, 2nd place -Kyana Williams Serious Dramatic Interpretation- 3rd place - Tiffany Chin Loy
Humorous Duo- 2nd place - Hannah Hankle & Elle Palmer, 4th place - Alexis Kubica & Kenny Diedrich Serious Duo- 1st place-Olivia Hankle & Nick Cooper
2nd place-Nona Palmer & Valerie Sanchez Duo Improv-3rd place - Erin Metzger & Nona Palmer School Overall: 2nd place for large team schools
Scholastic BowlThe scholastic bowl team finished the regular season with a big win in the match at Norview HS Tuesday. The victory gives the team a 5 and 1 record in the conference standings, and clinched the number 2 seed in the conference tournament. The Knights are now scheduled to travel to Princess Anne HS next Tuesday to compete in the tournament with a chance to move on to the region championship.
Congratulations to all team members for the success in the regular season and good luck as the post season competition begins