Free Navy Stem Expo Sunday April 7th!

Join us this spring for our Navy League of the United States’ STEM Expo 2024! Geared toward 5th through 12th-grade students, this free event inspires and empowers students interested in science, technology, engineering and math careers. Students and parents are invited to enjoy interactive STEM workshops, hands-on demonstrations, STEM career information, networking opportunities and more. […]

Free NASA Opportunities for Virginia High School Students

The Virginia Space Grant Consortium provides FREE NASA-related programs for Virginia’s high school students in 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. The programs have an interactive online STEM learning experience and are highlighted by a seven-day residential summer academy at NASA. 10th GRADEVirginia Space Coast Scholars (VSCS) focuses on the current missions flown or managed by NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s […]


Congratulations to CHS students Ms. Kori Black, Mr. Neyen Rivera Cortes, and Mr. Ezekiel Escobar for their successful completion of the G-Rise STEM Summer Institute. This unique opportunity was offered at Old Dominion University. During their week-long on campus stay, the students were immersed in a rigorous lab and research- based experience. This experience was […]

Coding Club @ CHS

The CHS Coding Club attended the University of Mary Washington Innovation Challenge at Dahlgren on Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1. Teams from all over the region competed in the Innovation Challenge which required students to write code, build a robot, navigate a maze, and perform challenges as a model of real world defense […]

Community Conversation with NASA Planetary Protection Engineer Dr. Moogega Cooper

Join us for GCC’s Community Conversation with NASA Planetary Protection Engineer Dr. Moogega “Moo” Cooper on March 20th, at 7pm! Dr. Cooper will discuss what inspired her love of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. She will also share her personal journey and the obstacles she overcame, as well as her fascinating tales of what […]