• >>Chess Tournament Saturday, February 25 @ NRMS--click link for details

    Chess Tournament Flyer

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  • >> Scholarship Opportunity for 2017 Seniors: The Teen Enrichment Network scholarship selection committee is searching for well-rounded students from the Fredericksburg Region who exhibit creativity, scholastic ability, evidence of leadership and involvement, service to community or school, and outstanding character.

     Deadline is April 1, 2017. Applicants may choose from the following three options:

    • Create a public service announcement video (no longer than two minutes)
    • Write an essay (approximately 500 words)
    • Create a power point presentation (approximately ten slides)

    The theme to be addressed is "As a teen in today’s society, what is your interpretation of the positive and appropriate use of social media?"

    Submissions should be made via mail or e-mail to:

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  • Any High School Junior who plans to enroll in college in the Fall of 2018 and is an American Citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply.  All applications must be received by 7:00 pm EST, Feb. 22, 2017.  The Scholarship application is available at  All applications must be completed online.

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  • Time for new clothes? Please join Spotsylvania County Schools and McKinney Vento Closet for an evening of FREE shopping. Come EARLY, things go quickly!

    All size Clothes and Shoes for children, men, and women for FREE!

    March 17, 2017 4-6 p.m. @ Spotswood Elem. School, 400 Lorraine Ave., Fredericksburg 22408

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  • American Legion Auxiliary 2017 Boys & Girls Programs:

         *Applicants must be rising seniors

         *Top 25% of class

         *Active in school activities and/or community support activities

         *Now hold or have held leadership positions in school or community

    Deadline is March 10, 2017 - NO EXCEPTIONS

    Please stop by the Counseling office to pick up an application.

    Visit or

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  • >>Students interested in applying to the Commonwealth Governor’s School for the 2017-2018 school year may get information from Mrs. Mann in the G & T office (beside room 254) or from The application deadline is Feb. 14, but students need to see Mrs. Mann regarding testing.

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  • >>Attention Juniors and Sophomores: Summer Residential Governor’s School Academic programs are available in the areas of

    1. humanities,
    2. math, science, & technology,
    3. agriculture/genetics/biotechnology/environmental management, and
    4. medicine & life science.
    5. There are also mentorship programs in engineering and marine science.

    Please see Mrs. Mann as soon as possible in the Gifted and Talented Office (next to room 254) for more information. Your application deadline is much earlier than the one on listed the website! The month long programs are relatively FREE, but highly competitive! 

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  • Juniors & Seniors: The ASVAB Test is Thursday, March 2, 2017 @ 7:35 a.m. at RHS.  The test is FREE!!! Sign up in the Counseling Office.  Limited to 60 students.

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  • >> TEST PREP - Riverbend students may sign up for help in preparing the SATs and the ACTs. Check out this document: SAT and ACT Prep.

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