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PWCS Seeks Community Input on 13th High School Boundary Plans

PWCS Seeks Community Input on 13th High School Boundary Plans

| April 4, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The Planning team within the PWCS Office of Facilities Services will kick off the boundary planning process with a Scoping Meeting scheduled for 7–9 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, 2019, in the auditorium at Battlefield High School.

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OUT OF THE BURBS: Brentsville HS Students Excel in Turf Management

OUT OF THE BURBS: Brentsville HS Students Excel in Turf Management

| March 28, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The turf program is making a name for itself working with local schools doing landscaping, growing plants for sale, and even painting various high school team’s football fields for homecoming.

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Fred Lynn Principal Changes Outcomes for Community

Fred Lynn Principal Changes Outcomes for Community

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

FreeThink Media has been following Fred Lynn Middle School in Woodbridge, Prince William County and its transformation under the leadership of Principal Hammish Brewer.

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Patriot Principal Dismisses Case Against School Board Member, Justin Wilk

Patriot Principal Dismisses Case Against School Board Member, Justin Wilk

| March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The case against Prince William School Board member Justin Wilk brought forth by Patriot High School Principal, Dr. Michael Bishop, has been dismissed by the plaintiff.

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PWCS Will Extend Labor Day Weekend Without Adding School Day

PWCS Will Extend Labor Day Weekend Without Adding School Day

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia General Assembly has voted to allow Virginia Schools to start before Labor Day without a waiver, if they include a four-day weekend for Labor Day.

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PWCS Board Passes FY20 Budget Including Salary Increases, 46 New Counselors

PWCS Board Passes FY20 Budget Including Salary Increases, 46 New Counselors

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Those priorities include: employee pay, special education, mental health, career and technical education, sustaining class size reductions, and Pre-K education.

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Lillie Jessie Responds to Reimbursement Controversy: ’45 Years of Honest, Hands-On Leadership’

Lillie Jessie Responds to Reimbursement Controversy: ’45 Years of Honest, Hands-On Leadership’

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board member Lillie Jessie (Occoquan) responds to reports of her wanting to change school board reimbursement policy for her own benefit.

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PWCS Board Members Clash Over Travel Reimbursement Policy

PWCS Board Members Clash Over Travel Reimbursement Policy

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

School division documents shared by Coles school board member Willie Deutsch reveal Occoquan member Lillie Jessie’s received thousands more in reimbursement than her colleagues on the board.

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PWC School Board Budget Hearing Rescheduled for March 6, 2019

PWC School Board Budget Hearing Rescheduled for March 6, 2019

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools has rescheduled its meeting on the FY2020 Budget and Capital Improvements Program.

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Alyson Satterwhite to Run for PWC School Board Chairman 2020-24

Alyson Satterwhite to Run for PWC School Board Chairman 2020-24

| February 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Gainesville School Board representative Alyson Satterwhite announced her run for the term-long position as Chairman At-large of the Prince William County School Board.

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