Monthly Archives: October 2014

Ware Academy and TinySuperheroes in 2014

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Ware Academy is delighted to announce its students elected to support TinySuperheroes once again this year and will host a series of bake sales on campus to help support children battling terminal illnesses across the country. TinySuperheroes, a Seattle, Washington-based socially conscious company, provides capes to children battling terminal illnesses to bring them strength during […]

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Ware Academy’s 2014 Varsity Soccer Team Celebrates Undefeated Season and ISAC Championship

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Ware Academy is pleased to present its 2014 Varsity Soccer team champions. The team won the Independent School Athletic Conference (ISAC) championship, held at Chesapeake Academy Oct. 23, completing an undefeated 2014 season. BACK ROW (left to right): Jakob, Spencer, Charlie, Henry, Coach Scott Haley MIDDLE ROW (left to right): Russell, John, Claire, Drake, William, […]

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2014-2015 Ware Academy Character Education Months

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An education at Ware Academy goes beyond the classroom. Here, we are proud to say that we work hard to help students also learn character lessons. Gaining a better understanding of values and morals we hold in high esteem will carry them as far in life as excellence in math, science and the arts. To […]

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Ware Academy Named a Virginia Naturally School For Second Year In A Row

Ware Academy is pleased to announce that for the second year in a row it was named a Virginia Naturally School. This honor recognizes Ware Academy’s efforts to increase environmental awareness and stewardship of its students during the 2013-2014 academic year. Ware Academy was one of only 52 schools in the state to receive the […]

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Ware Academy Embarks on Fundraising Effort & Chance to Win $100,000 Playground

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Ware Academy is delighted to announce that the entire campus is participating with SchoolStore to raise money for a chance to win $100,000 for a new playground. Not familiar with SchoolStore? It is a web-based shopping mall with more than 400 top online shops that boast clothing, beauty products, sports, hobbies and national chain stores […]

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Benefits of a Small Class Size

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Children learn more and teachers are more effective in small class settings. How can we say that with such certainty? Because the research agrees. According to multiple studies conducted, class size is one of the most studied education policies, creating a rigorous body of research to pull. Included in the findings are that lower student […]

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Understanding the Difference Between Private, Public and Independent Schools

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Ware Academy is proud to be Gloucester, VA.’s only independent day school for children 3-years-old through 13 and 14 (eighth grade). Across the U.S. there are only 2,000 independent schools with nearly 75 percent accredited by a recognized state or regional body. The Virginia Association for Independent Schools (VAIS) provides Ware Academy’s accreditation. But what […]

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Get Involved! Ware Academy Parents Association.

Simply put, we love the parents of Ware Academy! As a parent of a child (or children) at Ware Academy, each of you is a member of the Ware Academy Parents Association (WAPA) and serves a vital role in its success! WAPA organizes and facilitates events throughout the school year which strengthen the sense of […]

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Spirit Week 2014!

We have spirit! Yes we do! We have spirit! How about you? Ware Academy’s annual Spirit Week is kicking off next week! Want to get ahead on helping your children plan their attire? Here’s the rundown of this year’s themes. ·       Tuesday, October 14, 2014: Storybook Day – Dress as a character from your favorite […]

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Ware Academy Presents the 2014 Cross Country Team

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Ware Academy is pleased to present its 2014 Cross Country team. Front Row (left to right): William Revere, Cody Carnes, John French, Kade Havens, Ava Atkinson, Marie Wilson Back Row (left to right): Charlie Revere, Chris James, Angela Milligan, Henry Singleton For more information about the Ware Academy Waves and the athletic program click here. […]

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