News Archives


The Power of Words of Affirmation: From Teachers to Students

State of the School: our people, our property, our pennies

Coming Soon! EV Charger

Restorative Justice practices: What is it not

Highlighting Teacher Accomplishments

Fiddler on the Roof

Reflections on 2023

Celebrating academic excellence:10 year accreditation through VAIS

Two named commended students in the 2024 National Merit® Scholarship Program

STEM concepts through robotics

EMHS Touring choir display

24 plays in 54 minutes

Model United Nations club conference

Banners of recognition: EMS champions

Fan the Flame Online Auction Success

Announcing EMS Open House Dates

Virginia tax credits scholarships at EMS

Take Courage! Do Not Be Afraid! A Message from Paul Leaman

Class of 2023: Diversly Cohesive

My Story: Developing as a Leader at EMS

Sunset in Paris for 2023 Banquet

Kevin King to Speak at Commencement, June 3

E-term 2023 Wrap Up

Local Foods Class Benefit from Parent Expertise

Commencement 2022 Wrap-Up

Full STEAM Ahead at EMS

E-term 2022 Wrap Up

Grades 8-12 Welcome Visitors

Local Eating, from Farm to Table

Principals Share and Pray as School Considers Mask Options

How the Pig-Nosed Turtle Came to Be

Intern Program Grows; Business Hosts Needed

Guatemalan Mothers, Spanish Students Connect

12th grade service at Willow Run Farm

K-12 Service is Part of EMS Culture

Family Visits for 2022-23 School Year Set

Seniors Enjoy Modified Senior Trip

After 33 Years, Elwood Yoder Is Ready to “Re-Wire”

First of a Kind Jr/Sr Banquet Brings Something Nearly Normal

Deanna Reed to Address EMHS Commencement

Slavery, Singing, Streams Among Themes for E-term and Explore Week

EMS Inducts 29 in National Honor Society

EMS Offers Teen and Parent Resourcing to Navigate a Hypersexualized Society

Register Now to Learn About High School Opportunities

Two Earn National Merit Scholar Finalist Recognition

Students Help with Chestnut Tree Research

Lament Chapel Offers Space to Name Losses

Student Art Returns To OASIS For First Friday

A Summary of the Year of All Years: Top Posts of 2020

A Different Kind of EMS Christmas

Covid-Free Fall is Reason to Celebrate

Dancing Robots, Part of STEM and Programming

Chapel Theme Invites Stories of Belonging

EMS Launches New Year With COVID Precautions

New Faculty Join Eastern Mennonite School

Plan for 2020-21: Every Student, Every Day

Senior Celebrations Begin

Bryse Vrolijk ’20 Earns National FFA Recognition

Stapleton Honored for Service and Integrity

102nd EMHS Commencement Set for June 13

Principal, Sponsors Deliver Senior Yard Signs

Icon Replica Brings Global Christianity to Life

An Open Letter to the Golf Team, from Coach Slonaker

Experienced Flames Were Built For Special Run

National Honor Society Induction, April 2020

Flames’ Aviwe Mahlong Signs with Millersville University

Ava Galgano ’20: Student-Athlete of the Week, April 1, 2020

EMS Responds to COVID-19, #FlamesStrong

Spanish Students Share Hope With Immigrant Children

Scholarship Application Deadline Extended to March 31, 2020

Students Join with VMRC to Knot MCC Comforters

CANCELLED: Alice in Wonderland Coming to EMHS Stage

Alum’s Instagram Account Nears 125K Followers

Flames Capture VIC; First Title Since 1994

Ten EMS Students Join Model UN

Tenth visit from VOCES8 Is Historic Success

Donor Gifts Bring Robotics to EMES

Chapel Series Inspires on MLK themes

Spiritual Renewal Week to Explore “Zotanos!”

Film on Teens and Mental Health at Eastern Mennonite School Feb. 19

Children’s Choir to Join EMS in Collaboration with Voces8

Two Ways to Visit: All Day and Drop In

Christmas Music Fills the Air

Christmas Spirit Includes Sharing with Broader Community

After 14 Years, Elementary Program Has a Home

Christmas Fund Drive 2019 Off to Record Start

Little Women, the Musical, Comes to EMS Stage

Volleyball Wraps Up Historic Undefeated Season

Little Women, the Musical, Comes to EMS Stage

Christmas Programs for All

A&P Students Host Heart Lesson for Fifth Grade

Senior perspective: Isabella Madrid ’20

K-12 Music… all in a day

Students Support Restorative Justice Prison Ministry

Budding Scientists Learn from Budding Teachers

Vietnam Stories Recovered Through Volunteers

Caleb Schrock-Hurst ‘14 Shares Vietnam Experience at Kennel Charles Lecture Series

Ritchie ’23 Team, Third in Game Design Contest

2019 Bay Trip Wrap Up

Psych Students Study Childhood Brain Development

Students Enjoy Photography and Science with Professors on River

Sewing and Canning Still Important Life Skills

EMS Hosts 46th Annual Cross-Country Invitational

Science Students Access University Labs

School Day Out 2019 in Images

EMS Starts Year with Increased Enrollment

Rising Junior Enjoys Summer Internship in JMU Lab

Q&A with Climate Change Podcast Host, Michaela Mast ’13

Discovery 2019 — Student Reflections

EMS Robotics Program Receives GE Grant

Finding Our Stories: Maria Archer Commencement Address, 2019

Eastern Mennonite School Celebrates 101st Commencement

Girls Varsity Soccer Season Wraps up with Post Season Play

Alumni in the Big Apple

Flames Staying on Same Page, Daily News-Record feature

2019 E-term and Explore Week in Photos

Agriculture Production Program Ignites Passion for Conservation

Biology Students Pursue College-level Research

Chemistry students visit JMU lab

Creating a School Culture with Dignity for All

History Day to Explore Roman Empire