RSSCategory: Education

School Board Chairman Said Brentsville Member Cannot Vote on Release of Predecessors’ Emails

School Board Chairman Said Brentsville Member Cannot Vote on Release of Predecessors’ Emails

| January 19, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers told Brentsville School Board member Gil Trenum in a letter Wednesday that he would not be permitted to vote on an agenda item as to whether current board members should be allowed access to their predecessors’ emails.

Continue Reading

Chairman Sawyers Wants School Board Members to Have ‘Unfettered’ Access to Predecessors’ Emails

Chairman Sawyers Wants School Board Members to Have ‘Unfettered’ Access to Predecessors’ Emails

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers wants to add an item to the school board agenda that would allow board members to gain full access to their predecessor’s emails.

Continue Reading

UPDATE: Prince William School Board Member Alleges Cancelation of Meeting Defies School Policy

UPDATE: Prince William School Board Member Alleges Cancelation of Meeting Defies School Policy

| January 17, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers canceled the Jan. 17 meeting of the Prince William County School Board, attracting controversy.

Continue Reading

PWCS Announces Early Dismissal for Students

PWCS Announces Early Dismissal for Students

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools announced this morning that the school division will close three hours early Monday, Jan. 8 ahead of potential inclement weather.

Continue Reading

Governor-Elect Appoints Prince William Teacher Va Secretary of Education

Governor-Elect Appoints Prince William Teacher Va Secretary of Education

| December 22, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Governor-elect Ralph Northam (D) came to Beville Middle School in Dale City, Thursday, to announce that Prince William County Public School teacher and Marine Corps veteran Atif Qarni will be joining his administration as the next Secretary of Education.

Continue Reading

Patriot HS Marching Band Holiday ‘Flashmob’ Treats PWCS Kelly Center Staff

Patriot HS Marching Band Holiday ‘Flashmob’ Treats PWCS Kelly Center Staff

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The award-winning Patriot High School Marching band took a field trip to the Prince William County Kelly Leadership Center, Wednesday, to surprise the staff there with a “flashmob” style winter holiday concert.

Continue Reading

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Include Diverse Populations When Zoning PWCS’s 13th High School

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Include Diverse Populations When Zoning PWCS’s 13th High School

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The 13th high school in PWCS is expected to open for the 2021-22 school year, but the school board is already seeking community input. If we are a community that cares about the wellbeing and education of our students, we will not allow the inevitable redistricting process to further segregate our county’s high schools.

Continue Reading

Prince William Assoc. Superintendent Prepares Thanksgiving Dinner for Family in Need

Prince William Assoc. Superintendent Prepares Thanksgiving Dinner for Family in Need

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Bob Eichorn, Principal of New Directions Alternative Education Center, acknowledged Prince William County Schools’ Association Superintendent of Student Learning, Rita Goss, for preparing a Thanksgiving dinner for a New Direction staff member in need.

Continue Reading

Winwood Children’s Center Throws Holiday Extravaganza

Winwood Children’s Center Throws Holiday Extravaganza

| December 11, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, Education

Winwood Children’s Center in Gainesville is having a family-friendly “Holiday Extravaganza,” Thursday, Dec. 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. It will benefit two charitable causes.

Continue Reading

Prince William School Board Welcomes Student Representative

Prince William School Board Welcomes Student Representative

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Kate Arnold a Hylton High School student joins the Prince William County School Board as a non-voting student representative.

Continue Reading

banner ad