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Prince William School Board Reduces Teacher Workday

Prince William School Board Reduces Teacher Workday

| May 19, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board voted, Wednesday, to reduce the length of the teacher workday from 7.5 hours to 7 hours.

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Supervisors Provide $3 Million to School outside Revenue Sharing

Supervisors Provide $3 Million to School outside Revenue Sharing

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors voted to provide Prince William County Schools with an additional $3 million outside of the revenue sharing agreement, this past Tuesday.

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Linton Hall School Hosts Transportation Day

Linton Hall School Hosts Transportation Day

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Linton Hall School in Bristow held a Transportation Day April 21 that featured a helicopter landing and multiple vehicles visiting their campus.

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School Board Chair Wants Citizen Committee to Monitor Administrator Spending

School Board Chair Wants Citizen Committee to Monitor Administrator Spending

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

In a post on Facebook Thursday evening, Prince William County Schools Chairman At-Large Ryan Sawyers outlined his plan to bring consistent spending to the current site-based management system employed by administrators in the school division.

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Prince William School Board to Rewrite Naming Regulation

Prince William School Board to Rewrite Naming Regulation

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board members are considering a policy change that would lead to a change in how schools are named or renamed.

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School Board to Consider Transfers for Teachers on Action Plans

School Board to Consider Transfers for Teachers on Action Plans

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Wednesday evening, the Prince William County School Board will entertain whether teachers on a Personal Improvement Plan (PIP) should be able to receive a one-time transfer to another of the county’s public schools.

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Sawyers, Candland Continue to Squabble over Funding

Sawyers, Candland Continue to Squabble over Funding

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The squabble over Prince William School Board Chairman Sawyers’ budget presentation before the on the Board of County Supervisors escalated to a criticism of Candland’s office and the BOCS financial decisions.

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Prince William School Board Stays Decision to Rename Godwin Middle

Prince William School Board Stays Decision to Rename Godwin Middle

| April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

After a long citizens time, the majority of the board voted against rescinding the name change of Godwin Middle School and reaffirmed their commitment to rename the school after George M. Hampton.

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Woodbridge Man Cited for Texting Following School Bus Accident

Woodbridge Man Cited for Texting Following School Bus Accident

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Manassas Park Police charged Fuhard Kaloko, 35, of Woodbridge for texting while driving and following too closely after he allegedly struck a Prince William County school bus Wednesday morning.

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EDITORIAL: Prince William Should Prepare to Discuss Race in Regards to School Namings

EDITORIAL: Prince William Should Prepare to Discuss Race in Regards to School Namings

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

A petition to keep the name Stonewall Jackson High School in the Manassas area of Prince William County has already garnered 1,125 signatures.

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