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Thu Aug 22, 2013
Alison Hillman answered:
This home’s listing agent can tell you more about this place that I can (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). You can email the agent from listing page using the orange “Contact Agent” button to the right of the home photos.

Or, you can look for other local agents on Trulia here:

Please let me know if you have any questions or if I can help with anything else. I am happy to be a resource for you. Good luck with the search!

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Sat Jul 6, 2013
Angie Harrington answered:
Judy - an area that one person may consider "safe and secure" another person may not. So your best bet is to check out the area you are considering (if possible) at different times of the day and evening and different days of the week to see what goes on.

You can also check websites like and type the address into the box at the top right hand corner and it will give you crime statistics for the area.

I wish you the best in your property search!
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Fri May 17, 2013
Gina Martin answered:
In my opinion as I have lived in this area most of my life. The top 3 elementary schools are:
McIntosh Greenwood and Richneck.
From those schools they will go to Dozier or Mary passage I believe. That is a newer one.
From those will be Denbigh High or Woodside High.
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Fri Dec 7, 2012
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Fri Aug 3, 2012
Sonya Bates answered:
Idk I have no idea srry maybe u should call your school and seee
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Thu May 24, 2012
Chuck Dunlap answered:
Area schools run bus routes to all neighborhoods they service. Check with the Newport News schools administration to get pick-up and drop-off times for the address(es) you are interested in. If I can help in any other way, please follow the link below and call or email me. ... more
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Sun May 20, 2012
Johnny Gilchrist answered:
Menchville High School is one of five high schools in Newport News, Virginia. The school was named in honor of Thomas H. Menchville.
They are the top school in Newport News in terms of the number of students taking AP exams, and have the highest rate of passing.In 2008, Menchville High School was rated as the 487th best public high school in the nation according to Newsweek Magazine.
As of October 2009 {| class="wikitable" border="1"|-! Category! Enrollment! Percentage|-| Total Enrollment| 1857| 100%|-| colspan="3"| Gender|-| Male| 942| 50.7%|-| Female| 915| 49.3%|-| colspan="3"| Ethnicity|-| Native American| 11| 0.6%|-| Asian/Pacific Islander| 51| 2.7%|-| Black| 794| 42.8%|-| Hispanic| 61| 3.3%|-| White| 932| 49.7%|-| Unspecified| 17| 0.9%|-| Special Education| 231| 12.4%|-| Talented and Gifted| 191| 10.4%|-| Economically Disadvantaged| 521| 28.1%|}
The school colors are purple and gold, and the school's mascot is a Lion. Menchville's sports teams are consistently given the Julian Rice Trophy for best collective sports team in Newport News. The school's boys and girls athletic teams are known as the Monarchs and Lady Monarchs, respectively.
VA State Championships
Boys Indoor Track - 1972-1973,1980,1982-1983Girls Indoor Track - 2003Boys Outdoor Track - 1972,1979–1981,1994-1995Girls Outdoor Track - 1982Boys Cross Country - 1971Wrestling - 1976Baseball - 2009
Notable alumni
David Macklin - NFL cornerback, Indianapolis Colts, Arizona Cardinals, Washington Redskins
Kwamie Lassiter - former NFL free safety, Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers. St. Louis Rams
Al Toon - former NFL wide receiver, New York Jets
Paul Colton - Entrepreneur, founder of Aptana and Live Software
Quiana Grant - Supermodel, appeared in the 2008 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue
Christopher Thomas - Financial Mananger for Travelex Group in New York City
Jerry Morgan
See also
Newport News Public Schools
Menchville HS Football
Newport News School Board OfficeNewport News School Board: Menchville Report Card PDF
External links
Menchville High School
Source: Wikipedia; it is used under the GNU Free Documentation License. You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the GFDL.
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Thu Apr 12, 2012
Catherine Hatcher answered:
My children attend Newport News schools and they are counseled in class regarding bullying. They cover what to do when you are bullied and encourage students not to particpate in that behavior. My daughters school also had a workshop for parents. ... more
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Tue Mar 13, 2012
Greg Ford answered:
The link given by Frank is correct. But every so often it won't let me go directly to it. So you can also go to the main NN schools website at

Then click on the middle Quick Links drop down on the right side menu. Then scroll to Zone Finder which is at the very bottom. It's a round about way to get there but it loads for me every time. Plus this site has everything you need to know about Newport News Schools. ... more
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Mon Mar 12, 2012
Sam & Sherry Martin answered:
There is an early childhood development known as Watkins Early Childhood Center, Elementary is Kiln Creek Elementary, Middle is Hines Middle, and High School is Menchville. Let me know if I can help! ... more
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Sat Aug 14, 2010
Anita Crum answered:
According to the Newport News school zone finder

Warwick HS
Hiines MS
Saunders ES
Watkiins ECC
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Tue May 12, 2009
Deandrea DeeDee Jones answered:
This home would be eligible for Denbigh Early Childhood, Kiln Creek Elem., Dozier Middle, and Denbigh High. In the future go to the following link and put in the address or visit my website DJonesRealEstate and click school info. ... more
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Mon Jan 19, 2009
Lashand Coleman answered:
Hello Deborah I would like to refer you to the following website about Saunders Elementary school: hope this helps you..If there is anything else I can help you with please contact me at Best wishes ... more
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