•  A celebration of student achievement and Stafford history

  • School Projects

    Come see the cool projects students have created this year.

  • National History Day Projects

    Come see student NHD projects so they can practice before the regional competition.

  • Community Exhibits

    Come learn more about Stafford and regional history from community organizations.


  • Register today to join the fun!


    Deadline: February 17, 2024

    The Stafford Social Studies Showcase is not affiliated with the National History Day competition, but provides an opportunity for students to practice their presentations before the district-level competition on March 2 in Northern Virginia.  Students will need to register for the Virginia History Day competition through the Virginia Museum of History and Culture.  For more information on the Virginia/National History Day competition, please visit the Virginia History Day website.


  • Medals will be awarded for school projects and National History Day projects at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.

     Plus the Stafford Museum and Cultural Center will award cash prizes for the top local history projects at each level.

    Stafford Museum and Cultural Center


  • 8:00 am - Set up Exhibits in the Gym

    9:00 am - Doors Open to the Public.  

    9:30 am - Film Festival in Auditorium. 

    10:30 am - Student Performances in Auditorium

    12:30 pm - Awards in Auditorium

    1:00 pm - Showcase Ends.  Break Down Exhibits

    Light refreshments will be available.