Archive for Knightly News

Kings of the Court

Thank you to all of the fans and volleyball girls who came out to Spotswood to watch our junior boys battle it out at the county-wide Kings of the court tournament. The boys came out strong in the first game against East Rock and advanced to the championship game against Spotswood. They fought hard, but came in second for the tournament. TA DECA is super proud of our boys!


FCCLA Design

FCCLA members: your chapter t-shirt design is due to Mrs. Lam today. Please bring it by room 129.

TA Swim and Dive Team

swimmer_illustrationAny student interested in participating with TA Swimming & Diving Teams please send your email address to for more information and a survey to join the teams. If you have any questions you can also mail them to same address.


Volleyball Victory

Congratulations to the JV and varsity volleyball teams for their 5 set sweep of Lee last night. The JV team won in 2 and avenged their loss to Lee several weeks ago. Macey Hess was on fire and led the offensive attack with some untouchable spikes. The varsity team won in 3 and were led by Olivia Cook with 16 points, Katlyn Weaver had 8 kills, 8 points and 7 aces and Morgan Phillips added 2 solo blocks. Caped Crusaders: thanks for coming out with great numbers and wonderful costumes! We love you all!


Seniors – Josten’s Visit


Josten’s will be here for an assembly on Monday, October 27th at 8:30 A.M. in the auditorium. You will be getting packets for graduation items.


Handsprings, cartwheels, balance beam.. Come try out to join the team! Anyone interested in trying out for the gymnastics team please stop by the front office to pick up information.


Transcript Release Form

Time'sUpATTENTION SENIORS: Are you applying for College EARLY DECISION or EARLY ACTION? If so, all transcript release forms are past due. Please turn in your form to the COUNSELING OFFICE NOW. The Counseling Office will mail all transcripts with a Nov. 1st due date on Thursday, October 30th.

National Honor Society


Attention students who received an NHS information form: all forms are due to Mrs. Cullers or Ms. Weaver by 3:00 P.M. tomorrow (10/21/14). Students who turn in forms after this time will not be considered for membership.

Unity Day – No Bullies Allowed


Unity Day is Wednesday, October 22. Make it ORANGE and make it end! Unite against bullying! What are your true colors when it comes to bullying? If you care about safe and supportive schools and communities make your color ORANGE on Unity Day. That’s the day everyone can come together and send one large ORANGE message of support, hope, and unity. Wear your ORANGE on Wednesday.

Trebuchet Contest


Do you enjoy launching objects through the air? Then help Turner Ashby win the first ever Rockingham County Trebuchet contest! Mrs. Whittaker will be having an informational meeting Tuesday, October 21st after school in room 221 for anyone interested.