make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Community leaders help celebrate Virgo reopening

READ MORE:
VIRGOREOPENS.jpg

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- In New Hanover County as many students and teachers filled the halls to kick off a new school year, D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy celebrated the beginning of a new chapter.

The middle school marked its return with grand opening festivities, welcoming students with a brand new vision. Students, teachers and community members gathered to show support and kick off the start of new learning adventures.

"We had all of our partners here: PPD, county commissioners, Mayor (Bill) Saffo, board members and Superintendent (Tim) Markley," Principal Eric Irizzary said. "A lot of our parents came out to kind of see us off on our first day, so it was a great, great turnout."

Virgo already has plans to continue in its growth and expansion. It will add one grade each year until there is a full sixth to eighth grade middle school enrollment.

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»

Reply

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
CAPTCHA
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.