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The mission of New Hanover County Schools, in collaboration with our parents and the community, is to strive to provide children with an opportunity for a superior education in a safe and positive learning environment where they are prepared with the skills to succeed.



What's Happening at Virgo!


Members of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
visited Virgo for a tour of our school and learned
all about who we are at Virgo.



Here are some cute shots of Virgo students
and their family members at the county fair
as Live Artists last Sunday. They made beautiful
work and represented Virgo quite well!



Special thanks to Davis Funeral Home
that honors Virgo students who exhibit our
PRIDE values each month.



Bullying Prevention Week



Members of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Wilmington
Alumni Chapter filled a closet with school supplies,
clothing items, hygiene products and shelving to help
meet the needs of students and families.



Candidates for the Student Government campaign
for offices by participating in debates and
presenting classes with election speeches.



Dr. Britton's band students attended a performance
by the Wilmington Symphony featuring special guest,
15-year old cello prodigy, Ifetyao Ali-Landing.

symphonysymphony 2


Glimpses from our Enrichment Sessions
We LOVE our Enrichment providers!



Sixth grade students receive free vision and hearing

hearing screening


Free Flu Vaccines for Middle and
High School Students and NHCS Staff

The New Hanover County Health Department, will offer FREE
in-school flu vaccines to all middle and high school students,
as well as to ALL NHC School Staff! 

Visit THIS NHCS WEBPAGE for more information on
times and the authorization form.

flu shot



Virgo Families Solar Eclipse Viewing Party


Students from our Gardening Enrichment reap the harvest!

gardening enrichmentsweet potato


We are so grateful to New Hanover Medical Group
Physician Group for the generous donation
of school supplies for our students.

NHRMC donaition of school supplies


Many thanks to Support the Port and Commissioner
Jonathan Barfield for visiting our Virgo students
today! Thank you all for your time and the awesome
prizes! Great history on our great city!
For more information on this organization, please visit



We're breaking free! Breakout boxes in Mr. Buie's class!




6 for 6
PTA Lion Pride Membership Drive

$6 to join
DC Virgo Preparatory Academy PTA
“Going Strong” in its 6th year

Join the DC Virgo Prep PTA
and receive a Lion Pride spirit bracelet!

CLICK HERE for more information and the Regitstration Form!



Students participated in special "STEAM Week"
activities, learning the design process, and building
towers of newspaper.



We're off to a GREAT start!



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Mission Statement:

Our mission is to provide the opportunity for all students to engage in interactive and rigorous learning through integrated instruction, promoting leadership through experiences and connections to our community and partnerships.