The mission of Saint Demetrios Greek School is to provide education and instruction of the Greek language, history, culture and heritage.
MODERN GREEK ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD
We proudly announce that Evangelia Allea Maurakis and Ioanna Stathopoulos achieved academic excellence in the Comprehensive Examination in Modern Greek Language throughSt. Demetrios Greek School Afternoon Program in Williamsburg, Virginia under the direction and instruction of Mrs. Eva Zestos.This program is developed by the Department of Education of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America New York State Education Department for Comprehensive Examinations in Modern Languages. Students who pass the Examination are known to be awarded three college credit hours in foreign language studies and receive a Regent's diploma and advanced designation.Both students received their awards and certificates on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America during a ceremony at The Cathedral of Holy Trinity in Manhattan, New York. The event was coordinated in conjunction with the honoring of the Three Hierarchs Feast Day of January 30th and Fathers of our Greek Orthodox Faith - St. Basil the Great, St. Gregory the Theologian and St. John Chrysostom.The evening was concluded with a reception in the Cathedral's Ballroom. Congratulations and best wishes to the award recipients, their families and the leadership of their teacher, Mrs. Eva Zestos.