BRAVO! Lions

Congratulations to:

Desmond Balkum, First Place winner for Computer Applications at the Tidewater Region FBLA competition.
Mekhi Wilson, Second Place winner for Introduction to Parliamentary Procedure at the Tidewater Region FBLA competition.
Lance Meador, Third Place winner for Word Processing at the Tidewater Region FBLA competition.

Mrs. Lisa Ericson and her Culinary students for placing second at the Virginia ProStart Invitational.

Tallwood's band program which has now earned the distinguished title of Virginia Honor Band by the Virginia Band and Orchestra Director’s Association.  This is the 13th time in the school’s history that the band program has earned this distinction and their 10th time in a row.

Chelisa Jackson, Teacher Assistant of the Year.

Chelisa Jackson, Teacher Assistant of the Year

Jayla Nicholson and Jai McHugh, for making the 2nd Team All Region Girls Basketball Team.

Senior Joshua Villa and sophomore Christopher Montoya for being selected into the All-State Bands!  There were over 1,000 students that auditioned at James Madison University.

Jalen Patrick, first Ambassador for the What's Next program of Shared Expressions.

Kristen Johnson, Teacher of the Year 2019.

Kristen Johnson, Teacher of the Year 2019

The Tallwood Wrestling Team for winning the King of Beasts invitational. Team results: 1st Place - Tallwood  2nd Place-  Salem   3rd Place - Potomac Senior

Christine Anderson! Her article submitted to the Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Magazine was selected to appear in the best practices edition for the fall of 2018.

Nacity Croy for being selected to receive the Great Dreams Need Great Teachers Award

Tricia Campbell's students in her Advanced Art class, Shannon Jones and Gabriella O'Briant, for being accepted into the Teen Apprentice Program at MOCA. This program is a unique opportunity for 10 – 15 VBCPS high school juniors and seniors to learn about contemporary art, MOCA, and careers in the arts. They will have the chance to work hands-on with artists and museum professionals during this 12-week program starting in January.

Taquan Butler for being recognized as one of 10 finalists for the Move Maker Award! He will attend the presentation on November 2 at the Chrysler Museum of Art.

Tallwood has been chosen to receive $25,000 in Global Navigator Scholarships! These awards are for any Tallwood student to study abroad next summer. Grade 9, 10, and 11 may apply. The deadline is December 1. See Mrs. Gurley in the LMC for more information.

Marissa Goodall who made Senior Honor Choir! Marissa was one of only 5 students in the whole city!

The senior class for raising over $800 for Hurricane Relief. Ms. Nihill, the Executive Director of the regional Red Cross came and spoke to the senior class officers and explained how the funds will help victims in Houston, Florida and Puerto Rico.

Senior class officers present check for hurricane relief to American Red Cross

The Marching Lions for earning second place in the 3A class of Drums Along the Boulevard at Princess Anne High School this past weekend! The band also earned best percussion section in their class and earned third place over all.

Tallwood High School for achieving a 95.2% on-time graduation rate!

Senora Falls for being named the 2017 Instructional Leader by the Hispanic Heritage Society.

Gisele Falls named 2017

Sean Moulton (R) and Tristan Cascio (L) received medals from the Atlantic Coast Cross Country Race. Sean finished 1st overall in the race with a time of 16:42.63 and Tristan finished 10th with a time of 17:27.92 in a field of 88 runners.

Sean Moulton (right) and Tristan Cascio (left) received medals from the Atlantic Coast Cross Country Race