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William Byrd Middle School students perform in All District Band

Four students from William Byrd Middle School auditioned and won a spot in the prestigious All District Band ensembles for 2017, held on February...

School Board names Greenway chair, discusses projects at William Byrd High School

The Roanoke County School Board elected Vinton’s representative, Tim Greenway, to serve as its chairman for 2017. Jason Moretz, who represents the Windsor Hills...

WBMS student wins 2017 Roanoke County Spelling Bee

  Adithya Iyer, an eighth grader from William Byrd Middle School, has won the 2017 Roanoke County District Spelling Bee, which was held at Northside...

WBMS hosts Roanoke County Science Fair

Roanoke County Public Schools held the annual Science Fair at William Byrd Middle School on February 18. Approximately 81 projects were submitted by students...

What is the school bus rule on roads like Washington Avenue?

Debbie Adams Motorists on Washington Avenue in Vinton during early morning commutes or in mid-afternoon usually witness a parade of Roanoke County school buses transporting...

County schools open August 13; WBMS welcomes new staff

Students in Roanoke County head back to school on Monday, August 13– a bit earlier than usual this year. Teachers and administrators have been...

William Byrd bands perform Spring Concert, participate in Dogwood Festival

It’s been a busy few weeks for band students at William Byrd High School. The Marching Terrier Band participated in the Vinton Dogwood Festival...

New assistant principal named at W.E. Cundiff

Suzanne Lothes has been selected as the new assistant principal at W.E. Cundiff Elementary School. This is her 16th year with Roanoke County Schools....

William Byrd Jazz bands hold annual pasta dinner fundraiser

  The William Byrd Middle and High School Jazz Bands performed at the annual Jazz and Pasta Dinner fundraiser held at Thrasher Memorial on May...

WBMS student wins 2017 Roanoke County Spelling Bee

Adithya Iyer, an eighth grader from William Byrd Middle School, has won the 2017 Roanoke County District Spelling Bee, which was held at Northside...

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