POWHATAN, VA - Dr. Eric L. Jones, Powhatan County School Superintendent, was named Region 1 Superintendent of the Year by the Virginia Association of School Superintendents on February 2, 2017. Region 1 consists of 15 school divisions – Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Dinwiddie, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, Prince George, Richmond City, Surry and Sussex County.
Powhatan County Public Schools is excited to offer enrollment applications for CodeRVA, an innovative, regional, public high school in central Virginia focused on preparing students for college and careers in computer science and coding. The application system is open now through February 24 for rising 9th and 10th grade students. For additional information, please visit their website: (http://coderva.org/about-us/).
Powhatan High School was recognized by Virginia Living Magazine as one of the Top High Schools and Colleges 2016. Virginia Living recognizes innovation and excellence in secondary and higher education in Virginia in six categories: Arts & Humanities; Science, Math and Technology; Capital Improvements; Research Opportunities and Mentor-ships; Special Needs and Athletics. Powhatan High School was selected one of the top high schools in Science, Math and Technology. Powhatan High School offers nine sections of computer science, including an AP course to its students.
Below is the link to the October Issue of Virginia Living: