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PETERSTOWN (WVVA) – Orientation was held Wednesday night for students at Peterstown Middle School.

Orientation allowed students to meet their teachers, obtain their supply list, and take a tour of the building. Teachers say this is a great way to ease the nerves of parents and students, "this is important for everyone involved, said Teacher of the Year, Angela Parker. "It's important for the parents to learn about the teachers and learn about the school and where their kids will be going to class everyday."

After orientation, students, parents and teachers gathered in the gym to hear a concert by West Virginia singer/song-writer, Wyatt Turner.

Turner performed his hit song, "You Remind Me of West Virginia."

The first day of school for Peterstown Middle is Thursday, August 22, 2013.

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