"Blooming Affixes" at Essex Intermediate School
Students found a creative and seasonably appropriate way to review prefixes, roots, and suffixes for the upcoming SOL test. Learning can be fun!
National Young Leaders State Conference
Two of Ms. Amber Syndor's students, Jordan Yocum and Candace Laws, attended the National Young Leaders State Conference: Leadership Essentials, Skills for Personal Success in Arlington, Virginia. It was a four-day conference and they accomplished the following:
* Gained insight from peers about different leadership styles and group dynamics.
* Explored the skills needed to be an effective leader.
* Developed a personal leadership plan to put into practice upon returning home.
* Worked with small groups to explore the real-world implications of learning how to take the lead at school and in the community.
We are very proud of our EIS students! Great job ladies!
Channel 8 News Anchor Visits EIS
The L.O.V.E. Program was honored to have Ms. Amie McLain, morning news anchor from WRIC Channel 8 news, as a guest speaker on Thursday, February 20, 2014. Ms. McLain shared her personal success story and encouraged the ladies to remain focused on their academics, while planning for their futures..
Welcome to Essex Intermediate School
Welcome to the Essex Intermediate School website. Essex Intermediate School aims to inspire students so they can enhance their academic and social development in an environment where everyone is respected, productive, and safe. This year, we have shifted our focus to the 3Rs: rigor, relevance, and relationships, so that our students are led by a team of dedicated teachers and staff and are also engaged in an exceptional learning environment.
Learning is a continuous process at EIS, and we want all of our students to have a successful educational experience. EIS, coupled with parental support, provides the strong foundation for our students’ future. Again, Essex Intermediate School’s administration, faculty, and staff wish our students and parents a positive and productive school year.
While developing partnerships with the family and community, Essex Intermediate School sets high expectations for all students to achieve academically and become productive citizens.