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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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Trenum Calls for Revote on Godwin Renaming

Trenum Calls for Revote on Godwin Renaming

| March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

At the request of Brentsville school board representative Gil Trenum, the Prince William School Board will reconsider the renaming of Mills E. Godwin Middle School.

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Cedar Point SACC Program Cited for Lack of Supervision

Cedar Point SACC Program Cited for Lack of Supervision

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

During a recent inspection of the AlphaBEST at Cedar Point Elementary School Age Child Care program, the Virginia Department of Social Services cited staff members Feb. 23 for allowing students to participate in a potentially dangerous game and for failing to supervise the children.

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