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PWCS Announces SOL Score Increases

PWCS Announces SOL Score Increases

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public School students met or exceeded the state pass rates on 29 of 34 Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) Exams administered in 2013-14, according to new data released by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).

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The Nokesville School to Offer Unique K-8 Experience

The Nokesville School to Offer Unique K-8 Experience

| August 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Besides having a brand new beautiful building, The Nokesville School offers K-8 educational model.

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PWC Teachers Hope to Crowd Fund Classroom Projects; Matching Grant Opportunity Ends Sunday

PWC Teachers Hope to Crowd Fund Classroom Projects; Matching Grant Opportunity Ends Sunday

| August 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Teachers throughout the county are trying to get funding for various student-centered initiatives through educational crowd funding site DonorsChoose.org. Through Sunday, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will pay for half the project if public donors fund the rest.

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UPDATE: Public Meeting Date Set for PWCS Proposes Bus Transport Center

UPDATE: Public Meeting Date Set for PWCS Proposes Bus Transport Center

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) has set a date of September 25 for a a public meeting to discuss the proposed new bus transportation center on the western end of the county. The meeting will be held at Bull Run Middle School, and will run from 7 to 9 p.m.

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PWCS Clarifies Immunization Requirements for Students

PWCS Clarifies Immunization Requirements for Students

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Phil Kavits, Director of Communication Services for Prince William County Schools, shared with Bristow Beat the answer to commonly asked questions about school immunizations.

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VDOE Immunization Mandate Will Have Little Affect on PWCS

VDOE Immunization Mandate Will Have Little Affect on PWCS

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Phil Kavits, Director of Communication Services for Prince William County Schools, explains there is not an influx of students who will receive late immunizations this school year.

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Opening of The Nokesville School Celebrated with Ribbon Cutting

Opening of The Nokesville School Celebrated with Ribbon Cutting

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William elected officials assembled Monday, with teachers and community members, inside The Nokesville School’s gymnasium to celebrate the opening of the new K-8 school.

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VDOE Memo Said Schools Must Enroll Unaccompanied Immigrant Children even without Vaccinations

VDOE Memo Said Schools Must Enroll Unaccompanied Immigrant Children even without Vaccinations

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Some Prince William residents have expressed concern over a Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) memo requiring that unaccompanied alien children be enrolled in school even without receiving immunization.

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VDOE Memo Regarding Unaccompanied Minors, Says Consider them Homeless

VDOE Memo Regarding Unaccompanied Minors, Says Consider them Homeless

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia Department of Education issued a memo on July 25, regarding how school divisions should enroll unaccompanied minors. Here is that document.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Montessori School of Gainesville Cited for Teacher Training, Record-Keeping Violations

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Montessori School of Gainesville Cited for Teacher Training, Record-Keeping Violations

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected the Montessori School of Gainesville July 28. The agency noted violations in record-keeping, teacher training and cleanliness.

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