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Posted on Monday, December 9, 2019
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
Posted on Monday, July 29, 2019
Dr. Judy Jankowski CBA Head of School The 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
Posted on Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Dave Levin, MD Co-Founder, Sansoro CBA Trustee 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... Read More
Posted on Monday, June 3, 2019
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
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2019
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
Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2019
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
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Alan B. Rashkind, Esq. Board Trustee, CBA Congratulations 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... Read More
Posted on Monday, December 17, 2018
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
Dominion Energy Awards Environmental Stewardship Grant to Chesapeake Bay Academy
Posted on Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Chesapeake Bay Academy  is pleased to announce that Dominion Energy, through its philanthropic arm, the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, has awarded CBA a grant of $4,500 in support of their new project, Preparing the Next Generation of Environmental Stewards. The grant is part of Dominion Energy’s commitment to environmental organizations and communities across the country. This year Dominion Energy is awarding $1 million in grants to nearly 130 organizations in 12 states to help improve... Read More