Alumni Reunion

The class 2001 recently gathered for their 20th reunion. Seven of the twelve alumni joined the celebration, which was held at the home of Marcie Mann. Marcie Mann said, “We reminisced and reconnected; many of us having not seen each other in many years. Joseph Onorati...

Summertime

Summer is here. Students (and teachers) are elated, and parents are ambivalent if not apprehensive. Inevitably, the initial excitement will evolve into boredom at some point during the long, hot days of summer. But, that’s perhaps okay. We all need to “deal” with...

Board of Directors June Report

The Amelia Educational Foundation met on June 12, 2021 for their regularly scheduled monthlyBoard Meeting. Head of School Report The Board heard an update from Rodney Taylor, Head of the School. Mr. Taylor reported on thesuccessful graduation of the Class of 2021. We...

Graduation Held on May 27, 2021

Graduation exercises were held at Amelia Academy on Thursday, May 27. Patti B. Carey, Director of Student Engagement and Special Initiatives and a faculty member at Longwood University, was the guest speaker. The valedictorian of the Class of 2021, Elijah John Edens,...

Amelia Educational Foundation Board Report

May 2021 The Amelia Educational Foundation met on May 10, 2021 for their regularly scheduled monthly Board Meeting.  Head of School Report The Board heard an update from Rodney Taylor, Head of the School.  Mr. Taylor reported on successful school activities.  Prom was...

Matthew Pugh Presents Chapel Talk

The education received on the family farm will evolve into a lifetime of farming for Matthew Pugh. In his Chapel Talk, delivered virtually on May 5, he described the experiences with family and friends that have given him the skills to succeed.  Mistakes have been an...

Class of 2021 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Valedictorian at Amelia Academy for the class of 2021 is Elijah John Edens. Eli has excelled academically at the Academy and also pursued a precision machinist certification at John Tyler Community College. He is a member of the National Honor Society and Beta Club....

Grace Wilson Chapel Talk Presentation

“It’s not where you start that matters in life, it is where you finish,” Grace Wilson said in her Chapel Talk, delivered virtually at Amelia Academy on April 28. She described the difficulties she faced and the challenges she has overcome. And yet, Grace also said she...