News From The Nest 2021 - 2022
Landstown High Parent/Student Newsletter - July Issue
A Message from Our Bookkeeper on Fees & Obligations
The link below will show you how to check if your student has any potential fees or obligations due to Virginia Beach City Public Schools. Any fees accumulated through the student’s enrollment with Virginia Beach Schools will be on their Fee tab in Parent Portal (PatentVUE). Please contact Amber Fisher, Bookkeeper, to clear any of these obligations off your student’s record.
School Counseling News for 2021 – 2022
Students requesting an AP course next year: please complete the AP Commitment form ASAP if you have not already. Here is the link to the digital form:
Rising seniors requesting an early release or late arrival block next year: please complete the Application for Waiver of Full Day Enrollment ASAP if you have not already. Here is the link to the digital form:
Virginia Sports Hall of Fame, 17th Annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards
The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame is announcing that beginning August 2, 2021 they will be accepting nominations for their 17th annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards scholarships. The nominating period will run through October 22.
The Hall of Fame aims to recognize juniors and seniors from Virginia’s high schools that excel academically, athletically, and in their communities. Last year, the Hall of Fame awarded $12,000 in scholarships through their Student-Athlete Achievement Awards.
Eligibility criteria is below:
- Students must attend a Virginia high school (public/private)
- Students must be a junior or senior during the academic year of 2021 – 2022 to apply
- Students who have a GPA of 3.0 of higher
- Students must letter in at least 1 VHSL/VISAA sanctioned sport
- At least 1 letter of recommendation must be submitted along with the student’s academic/athletic/civic credentials
- Student must submit a minimum 500-word personal essay on the following:
- Please explain your involvement among your school and greater communities.
- Please describe your reason for pursuing this scholarship and its importance to you.
- Please describe the role athletics has played in your overall development.
More information on the nomination and selection process can be found on their website; https://vasportshof.com/2021-student-athlete-achievement-awards/.
Scholarship Central serves as a resource for locating various scholarships for high school students.
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