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Posted on Monday, January 11, 2016
Synnika Lofton, upper school literature teacher at CBA and nationally recognized writer, poet and recording artist, just published his newest book, “Run, Feed, Run”, a story of a zombie apocalypse that begins in Hampton Roads. “I thought it would be really interesting to set up a zombie apocalypse that begins in the Hampton Roads area,” Lofton said. The story begins when the main character is on his way to a restaurant in Virginia Beach. “The next thing you know, the zombies are coming out... Read More
Posted on Thursday, January 7, 2016
Lindsy Sexton, 11th grade student at Chesapeake Bay Academy, was just accepted into the Teen Apprenticeship Program (TAP) at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art. Lindsy was 1 of 12 students chosen for this unique opportunity and also recently sold a piece of artwork at the Ocean View Art Show.  Lindsy’s favorite medium to work in is photography and is very excited for this opportunity.  TAP students meet weekly at the museum where they gain hands-on work experience by meeting and working... Read More
MaryAnne Dukas Outdoor Learning Lab at Chesapeake Bay Academy
Posted by MaryAnne Dukas Outdoor Learning Lab Dedication at Chesapeake Bay Academy on Friday, October 23, 2015
Families, friends, faculty, staff and the Board of Trustees gathered Thursday afternoon, October 15th to formally dedicate the new MaryAnne Dukas Outdoor Learning Lab.  Mrs. Dukas was honored for her 19 years of leadership and service to Chesapeake Bay Academy.  Mrs. Dukas served as the Head of School from 1994 until 2013. Click here to view more photos. The ceremony included many stories and fond memories shared by long-time community members Stanley F. Baldwin, Board Chair, Dave Levin, M.D... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2015
The Virginia Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (VBIDA) has selected Braden Muller, 8th grade student at Chesapeake Bay Academy, as the 2015 Annual Fun Run Scholarship recipient.  This scholarship is made possible by the Tidewater Region of the VBIDA and their 3rd Annual Tidewater Poker Fun Run for Dyslexia Awareness that was held on Saturday, October 10th.  The purpose of the event is to provide funds to a student in need of tuition assistance and to spread awareness during... Read More
Posted on Monday, July 27, 2015
Isaac Rubin, rising 12th grade student at Chesapeake Bay Academy, recently graduated from the eXcel Leadership Academy.  The eXcel Leadership Academy is a LEAD Hampton Roads youth program that connects rising high school Juniors and Seniors to community, business and government leaders preparing the participants for future leadership positions in the Hampton Roads region.  Students were offered first-hand insights related to leadership and important economic, political and social issues in the... Read More
Posted by MAKE CBA will launch this fall as a new multidisciplinary, hands-on, interactive curriculum to educate students with unique learning needs about the science of entrepreneurship. on Friday, July 10, 2015
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Upper school students at Chesapeake Bay Academy (CBA) will now have the opportunity to create and run their own business thanks to a grant provided by Hampton Roads Community Foundation.  MAKE CBA is a collaboration between Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads (JAGHR), 757 Makerspace, MakerMex (producer of 3D printers) and CBA. MAKE CBA was born of a vision to spark the creative and innovative dimension of CBA students and to give them the skill sets and confidence... Read More