Valwood Schol Earns SAIS Accreditation

June 14, 2018

Valwood School is now an accredited member of SAIS. To earn accreditation from SAIS, Valwood School complied with quality standards, was evaluated by an outside group of peer professionals, and implemented a school plan focused on strategic improvement and student performance in accordance with the school’s mission which is to [...]

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Valwood’s Burns invited to IMG Academy Discovery Open

June 13, 2018

Valwood tennis player Howell Burns played in the IMG Academy Discovery Open last week in Bradenton, Fla. The rising freshman received a wild-card entry to participate in the invitation-only tournament in the event, described by the IMG Academy website as being designed for "some of the world's newest talent to [...]

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Valiants McRae, Boone play in All-Star game

June 5, 2018

Valwood graduates John Michael McRae and Jaharie Boone played in the GISA All-Star baseball game at Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus on Saturday. McRae's Blue Team defeated Boone's Red Team 10-3. McRae batted 1 for 3, while Boone was 0 for 1 and walked twice. The Valiant duo finished [...]

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Valwood students receive top writing honors

June 4, 2018

HAHIRA – The top winners of 2018 PBS KIDS Writers Contest were honored with an awards celebration at GPB’s headquarters in Atlanta. The PBS KIDS Writers Contest is the largest annual writing competition of its kind for children in kindergarten through third grade. Out of hundreds of entries, Drew DeMersseman, [...]

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Headmaster wishes Valwood graduates well

May 27, 2018

VALDOSTA – Valwood School Valiants crossed the stage toward their futures Friday afternoon. Valwood held its 48th commencement exercise Friday at the James H. Rainwater Conference Center. Ferrell Singleton, the first headmaster of the school, gave the commencement address, during which he offered the students three tasks to always remember [...]

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Valwood seniors receive Eunice Scholarship

May 25, 2018

HAHIRA — Valwood School seniors Chandler Call, Hope Hathcock and John Miller received James D. Eunice Legacy Scholarships. The scholarships were presented on May 17 by Tammy Eunice, James D. Eunice's mother. Chandler and Hope began attending Valwood in pre-K. Chandler is the daughter of Tom and Kelly Call. Hope [...]

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Valwood freshman introduces Girl Talk

May 20, 2018

HAHIRA — Smith Shaw, a Valwood freshman, recently received the Service Project of the Year Award at Upper School Honors Day for introducing the Girl Talk mentoring program to Valwood School. Shaw, who has a sister in middle school, saw a need for a mentoring program and thought that her [...]

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Valwood standouts sign with Mount Union

May 3, 2018

HAHIRA –– The Valwood Valiants saw two key pieces of their 2017 state championship team sign letters of intent on Wednesday. Linebacker Cole Mclendon and wide receiver/corner back J.D. Scurry signed with the University of Mount Union––the reigning Division III national champions. A three-year starter, the 6-foot-1 Mclendon was one [...]

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VSU hosts math day

May 3, 2018

VALDOSTA – Valdosta State University recently hosted its 23rd Annual Sonya Kovalevsky High School Math Day for female students. The day is named in honor of Sonya Kovalevsky who was the first woman to earn her Ph.D. in mathematics, according to university officials. The day is a hands-on STEM – [...]

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Valwood juniors graduate Youth Leadership Lowndes

May 1, 2018

Valwood juniors Will Lester, Madison Highsmith, Emily Clifton and Ashton Moorman graduate from Youth Leadership Lowndes.

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