John S. Battle High School


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Battle Pride



Summer M.


Nominations included:

Maggie C., Summer M.,
Catie M., Grace P., Deanna R., Elissa T.




Aspen O.


Nominations included:

Charles C., Patrick L.,
Joseph M., Aspen O., Aubrey S., Chase W., Austin W.




      Teacher of the Year

      Mrs. Melissa McNutt



      Mission Statement:

      John S. Battle High School, in partnership with our community, is committed to empowering each student with the knowledge and skills necessary for lifelong learning and to meet the challenges of a diverse and technological society.


      Vision Statement:

      John S. Battle High School will equip all students to become successful members of society through rigorous education, high expectations, and evaluation. John S. Battle High School is committed to focusing on individual academic success and to creating a community of respect and responsibility.






Announcements and Upcoming Events


Upcoming Events

March 30

*Tennis-Varsity Girls vs Marion Senior-away- @ 4:00

*Tennis-Varsity Boys vs Marion Senior-4:00


March 31

*Soccer-Girls Varsity vs. Honaker- away- @ 5:30

*Soccer-Boys Varsity vs. Honaker- away @ 7:00


April 2-6

*Spring Break


April 2

*Baseball-JV-vs. Tazewell @ 4:00

*Baseball-Varsity-vs. Tazewell @ 6:00


April 6

*Soccer-Girls-vs. Honaker @ 5:30

*Soccer Girls-vs. Honaker @ 7:00

*Baseball-JV-vs. Abingdon-away-@ 6:00


April 7

*Tennis-Girls vs. Abingdon @ 4:00

*Tennis-Boys vs. Abingdon-away- @ 4:00

*Baseball-JV-vs. Holston @ 5:00

*Baseball-Varsity-vs. Abingdon-away- @7:00

*Softball-JV-vs. Holston @ 5:00

*Soccer-Girls-vs. Abingdon @ 5:30

*Soccer-Boys-vs. Sullivan Central @ 7:00


April 8

*Report cards

*Softball-Varsity-vs. Tennessee-away


April 9

*Tennis-Girls-vs. Lebanon- @ 4:00

*Tennis-Boys vs. Lebanon-away- @ 4:00


April 10

*Softball-Varsity-vs. Dobyns Bennett (Eastman Tournament)-away

*Baseball-Varisty-vs. Tennessee-away- @ 6:00


April 11

*Softball-Varsity-vs. Dobyns Bennett (Eastman Tournament)-away

*Baseball-Varsity-vs. Tennessee-@ 1:00



April 30-May 3

*Senior trip-click here for Itinerary


May 28

*Last day of school


May 30

*Graduation @ 10 am





-For information about the National Honor Society and upcoming events, click here.


-Seniors--please bring in elementary school and middle school pictures for the senior video. You can give these to Mrs. Fuller in room 119.


-Seniors:  Free Financial Air Workshops for you and your parents will be held at Virginia Highlands Community College.  One-on-one help submitting the online FAFSA--please bring most recent tax returns.  Or, valuable information provided to file the FAFSA on your own. -- Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m.




Student News

Miss JSB crowned


Congratulations to Kaley S. for being crowned Miss JSB 2015. Kaley is a junior and plays volleyball for John S. Battle. The following were the runner-ups: 1st Place-Abby B., 2nd Place-Kaycee C., 3rd Place-Katelyn S., and 4th Place-Haley R.
















Congressman Griffith visits JSB


On March 11, Congressman Griffith visited John S. Battle and spoke to the senior class about current events locally and internationally.  We appreciate his dedication to the 9th District.














FBLA competes in regional competition


Congratulations to the following FBLA members for placing in the regional conference:


Accounting II-1st Place-Cameron P.
Business Communications-3rd place-Ashley B.
Business Procedures-3rd place-Jordan B.
Computer Applications-3rd Place-Brooke C.
Help Desk-2nd Place-Austin W.
Insurance and Risk Management-2nd place-Preston W.
Introduction to Business Communication-3rd Place-Gracyn B.
Management Decision Making-1st Place-Steven S./Brennon K.
Marketing-2nd Place-Ethan E. and Abby B.
Networking Concepts-2nd Place-Zane M.


John Battle crowns two indoor track state champions


John S. Battle crowned two state champions and finished fifth at Wednesday’s VHSL 2A Indoor Track and Field Championships, held at Liberty University’s Tolsma Indoor Track in Lynchburg. Brad S. finished first in the 1,600 (4:25.68) and the 3,200 (10:00.26). Baxter M. finished first in the 1,000 with a time of 2:41.95. Brad will continue his running career at Virginia Tech this fall. Congratulations boys. For the complete article on click here.


John S. Battle Junior Accepted into the Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars Program

Kaitlin I., a John S. Battle junior, has been selected to participate in the Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars Program.  VASTS is a program open to qualified high school juniors statewide and offers an exploration-themed, online course based on the exciting work of NASA. Students who perform well in the course are invited to one of three, one-week summer academies at NASA Langley Research Center where they work with science, technology and engineering mentors to design a human mission to Mars. Participants earn up to four college credits upon completion.  We are proud of Kaitlin’s acceptance and excited she will have this wonderful opportunity to explore and heighten her interest in space even more!