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Prince William School Superintendent Says Principals Can Organize Safe School Demonstrations

Prince William School Superintendent Says Principals Can Organize Safe School Demonstrations

| February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Dr. Steven Walts, Superintendent of Prince William County Schools sent a second letter regarding the issue of student pro-gun control and safe-school demonstrations in response to the Parkland school shooting on Feb. 14.

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UPDATE: Prince William Police Present Active-Violence Preparedness Training Full

UPDATE: Prince William Police Present Active-Violence Preparedness Training Full

| February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The Crime Prevention Unit of the Prince William County Police Department will offer an informative session on Active-Violence Preparedness training on Monday, April 16, at 7 p.m.

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Hundreds Participate in Student-led Patriot HS Walkout for Stoneman Douglas

Hundreds Participate in Student-led Patriot HS Walkout for Stoneman Douglas

| February 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Hundreds of Patriot High School students participated in a student-led walkout of their high school in Nokesville, Virginia, Feb 21 at noon.

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PWCS Details Its School Safety Measures

PWCS Details Its School Safety Measures

| February 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

After the school shooting in Florida, parents have inquired as to what security measures are in place in Prince William County Schools.

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UPDATED: PWCS Chairman Requests Superintendent’s Resignation Over Car Accident

UPDATED: PWCS Chairman Requests Superintendent’s Resignation Over Car Accident

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers called for PWCS Superintendent Dr. Steven Walts’ resignation, Friday, over allegations of improper response to a vehicle accident that Walts was involved in over the summer.

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PWCS Has Regulation Guiding Investigating Complaints Against Employees, Including Teacher Bullying

PWCS Has Regulation Guiding Investigating Complaints Against Employees, Including Teacher Bullying

| February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

At the Feb. 7 meeting of the Prince William County School Board, members of the Prince William Education Association spoke about the kinds of employment bullying and intimidation that some educators have experienced at the hands of their school leaders.

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PWEA Speaks Out Against Teacher Bullying at Local Schools

PWEA Speaks Out Against Teacher Bullying at Local Schools

| February 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William Education Association [PWEA] sent a message to the Prince William County School Board “It’s About Time” to stop workplace bullying. They mentioned incidents occurring at Reagan Middle School in Haymarket.

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GoFundMe Page Created to Help Family of Deceased Prince William Bus Driver

GoFundMe Page Created to Help Family of Deceased Prince William Bus Driver

| February 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community, Education

Richard Lee Proffitt, 62, a Prince William County Schools bus driver, died Monday when a different bus backed into him. Now, friends are trying to raise money for the Proffitts in their time of crisis via a GoFunMe page.

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LaRock, Hugo’s Northern Va Toll Relief Legislation Passes House Transportation Committee   

LaRock, Hugo’s Northern Va Toll Relief Legislation Passes House Transportation Committee  

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

​Legislation put forward by House Transportation Committee vice-chair Del. Tim Hugo (R- Fairfax) ​and Del​. Dave LaRock​ (R-Loudoun) to provide desperately-needed toll relief for Northern Virginia commuters passed the House Transportation Committee this morning on a 21-1 vote, with only Del. Ken Plum, (D-Fairfax) opposed.

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Unified Basketball Packs House at Patriot High School

Unified Basketball Packs House at Patriot High School

| January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Last week, the bleechers in the Patriot High School gymnasium were packed. Fans, friends and family had come out to see a Unified Sports basketball game between Patriot and Potomac High School.

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