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Supervisors May Consider Rollins Ford Road Site for 13th High School

Supervisors May Consider Rollins Ford Road Site for 13th High School

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board and Board of County Supervisors may consider Rollins Ford Park, located on the Vint Hill side of Broad Run Creek on Rollins Ford Road, as a possible location for the 13th high school.

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LIVE & LEARN: We’re All in this Together

LIVE & LEARN: We’re All in this Together

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

What do educators really talk about at a NEA convention? Improving public education, of course.

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Linton Hall School Class of 2011 Heads to College

Linton Hall School Class of 2011 Heads to College

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

This year, 100 percent of students who graduated from Linton Hall School as eighth graders in 2011 are headed to college at the end of the summer.

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OP/ED: How to Fix Crowding? Start with Middle School

OP/ED: How to Fix Crowding? Start with Middle School

| July 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Candidate for school board chairman, Tim Singstock, thinks we need to look at the actual numbers and get real about reducing class sizes in Prince William County.

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LIVE & LEARN: Wait! Who’s My Administrator?

LIVE & LEARN: Wait! Who’s My Administrator?

| July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Columnist Riley O’Casey asks why Prince William County Schools couldn’t have reassigned administrators before the children left for the summer.

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JMU Graduates 65 Local Students

JMU Graduates 65 Local Students

| July 10, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

James Madison University announced Wednesday that 52 local students graduated during the May 8, 2015 commencement exercises.

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More PWCS Students Opted Out of SOLs than last year

More PWCS Students Opted Out of SOLs than last year

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

This year, the number of Prince William County students who opted out of the SOLs more than doubled, increasing by approximately 50 students.

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Bristow Montessori Offers Theme Summer Camps

Bristow Montessori Offers Theme Summer Camps

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Parents looking for engaging and varied summer camp sessions for children three to 12-years of age should find what they are looking for at Bristow Montessori’s culinary, engineering, theater and sports camps beginning in early July.

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Piney Branch Joins National Elementary Honor Society

Piney Branch Joins National Elementary Honor Society

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Piney Branch Elementary School became the first Prince William County School to start a chapter of the National Elementary Honor Society

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Substitute Tests Can Replace SOLs for High School Students

Substitute Tests Can Replace SOLs for High School Students

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Many do not realize the VDOE accepts other exams in place of SOL tests.

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