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Celebrating 30 years as the only K-12 independent school in Southeastern Virginia dedicated to empowering children who learn differently.
Dr. Mary Kate Andris, President and CEO of YWCA of South Hampton Roads,
presents Dr. Judy Jankowski, Head of School at Chesapeake Bay Academy,
with 2020 YWCA Woman of Distinction Award.Dr. J was recently surprised with the YWCA of South Hampton Roads Woman of Distinction Award!
Congratulations to Dr. Judy Jankowski, Head of School at Chesapeake Bay Academy, for being named a Woman of Distinction by the YWCA of South Hampton Roads. Dr. Judy Jankowski has devoted her career to the... Read More
Posted by Dr. Jankowski and Dana Calo talk 2e kids. on Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Children with learning differences face a variety of challenges. For those with a learning difference who also have intellectual ability falling in the gifted range, learning can be even more complicated. Dr. Judy Jankowski, head of school, and Dana Calo, director of enrollment management, discuss CBA's approach to instruction allows these students to receive both the support and the acceleration necessary to access their intellectual capacity. By developing an individualized instruction... Read More
Dr. Judy Jankowski
CBA Head of SchoolThe Chesapeake Bay Academy community congratulates our Head of School, Dr. Judy Jankowski, on her recent receipt of a Klingenstein Fellowship at the Teacher’s College at Columbia University in New York.
The highly-selective program is open internationally and only 20 candidates are selected each year to participate in a 2 week, fully funded, think tank of independent school educators. Through intensive study and collaboration, school heads discuss... Read More
Dave Levin, MD
CBA congratulates trustee Dave Levin, MD on the success of Sansoro Health and its recent merger with Datica Health. Dr. Levin joined the CBA Board of Trustees in 2011 and currently serves on the Executive and Strategic Planning committees. Dr. Levin is the father of CBA alumna Sarah Levin, class of 2012, and is a self-described “CBA Lifer.” His commitment to CBA grows from his personal experience and deep understanding of the needs of exceptional... Read More
Chesapeake Bay Academy is proud to have been selected as a 2019-2020 "School of Excellence" by the National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET). This is the third year in a row the school has recieved the award.
As the highest level of recognition a private special education school can achieve through the professional association, this honor is presented to private special education schools that meet rigorous professional criteria and have demonstrated truly exceptional... Read More
CBA’s very own LaTonya Hughes, middle school PE and health teacher, was recently honored at her commencement from Regent University with the Outstanding Student Award from the Graduate College of Education.
While earning her Masters in Special Education, LaTonya worked tirelessly to uphold the responsibilities of teacher, student, and mother. Always selfless, when congratulated her on her achievement, LaTonya credited Dana Calo, our assistant head of school, and Margaret Meyers, our middle... Read More
Chesapeake Bay Academy is pleased to announce that we have been selected as a beneficiary of the 2019 Priority Toyota Charity Bowl Football Game!
The 51st Annual Priority Toyota Charity Bowl Football Game is taking place on Saturday, September 14th at S.B. Ballard Stadium. The celebrity flag football game which is played by local celebrities and politicians is a long standing tradition that has been going on for over 50 years. Originally, the game was a fundraiser for The Joy Fund; however... Read More
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Jankowski has been appointed to serve a second term on the Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS) Board of Directors. Founded in 1973, VAIS is the leader in advancing and advocating for PK-12 independent school education in Virginia. Its accreditation program is one of a select few recognized at the international level through the International Council Advancing Independent School Accreditation (ICAISA). VAIS is also recognized and approved by... Read More
Alan B. Rashkind, Esq.
Board Trustee, CBACongratulations to Alan B. Rashkind, Board Trustee, for being selected the 2019 Eggleston/I’Anson Professionalism Award Winner by the Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar Association.
The Eggleston/I'Anson Professionalism Award is named after former Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justices John W. Eggleston, of Norfolk, and Lawrence W. I'Anson, of Portsmouth. The award honors present and former members of the NPBA who have exemplified the highest standards of... Read More
Lovely Edwards, CBA Diversity Committee Leader and MS Para-Professional, recently attended the National Association of Independent School's People of Color Conference.
The conference is the flagship of the National Association of Independent Schools' (NAIS) commitment to equity and justice in teaching and learning. The mission of the conference is to provide safe space for leadership, professional development and networking for people of color and allies of all backgrounds in independent... Read More