R-MA News & Blog

Cast Your Vote to Help This Virginia Team Win!

Monday, March 12, 2012

Online voting opens for the People’s Choice Award in global high school competition
FRONT ROYAL, Va. — It is the power of the people that will select the 2012 winner of the People’s Choice Award bestowed on the student team with the most innovative new product in the Conrad Foundation’s annual Spirit of Innovation Challenge (Conrad Challenge). 

Renowned Organist Felix Hell Returns to R-MA

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Front Royal, VA—Members of the community are invited to come hear the renowned organist, Felix Hell, perform a concert on Randolph-Macon Academy's Allen organ in John Campbell Boggs Chapel on Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 7:30 pm.  The concert is part of a two-concert series that Hell is performing at Randolph-Macon in March, which will include a separate private concert for the student body and staff at the Front Royal college preparatory school.

Thomas Powars Wins R-MA Geographic Bee

Monday, January 16, 2012

Thomas Powars, an eighth grade student at Randolph-Macon Academy, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on January 12, 2012 and a chance at a $25,000 college scholarship. Thomas is the son of David and Meridee Powars of Stephens City, Va. The school-level Bee, at which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round in the 24th annual National Geographic Bee. This year’s Bee is sponsored by Google (visit www.google.com/educators/geo).