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Gainesville Mom Raises Money to Pay Off School Lunch Debt

Gainesville Mom Raises Money to Pay Off School Lunch Debt

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Adelle Settle, new to Gainesville, has set up a Go-Fund-Me page to help pay down the debt on school lunches at Prince William County Schools, especially for kids in need.

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Transgender Bathroom Use Becomes Focus During School Board Citizens’ Time

Transgender Bathroom Use Becomes Focus During School Board Citizens’ Time

| June 8, 2017 | 1 Comment | Education

Although the vote adding LGBTQ students and staff to Prince William County Schools nondiscrimination policy [Policy 060] is not up for a vote until June 21, many residents got an early start on speaking out against it at the most recent school board meeting.

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Governor To Sign Legislation on Suicide, Bullying at Forest Park High School

Governor To Sign Legislation on Suicide, Bullying at Forest Park High School

| June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

In recognition of the Prince William Suicide Awareness Walk, Governor Terry McAuliffe is scheduled to be at Forest Park High School in Woodbridge Tuesday, June 6 at 1 p.m. to sign two bills enacted by the Virginia General Assembly and set to become law on July 1.

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Nokesville 7th Grade Student Recognized for Outstanding ACT Scores

Nokesville 7th Grade Student Recognized for Outstanding ACT Scores

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Makayla Bowman, a 7th-grade student from The Nokesville School, was among the students nation-wide who honored by the Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) for their exceptional scores on the ACT or SAT.

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Prince William School Board Seeks Student Representative

Prince William School Board Seeks Student Representative

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board is currently seeking a student representative and two alternates to provide non-voting input and insight in the upcoming school year.

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Prince William School Board Chairman Files Suit Against Superintendent on Eve of Evaluation

Prince William School Board Chairman Files Suit Against Superintendent on Eve of Evaluation

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers has filed a “writ of mandamus” against Superintendent Steven L. Walts, ” asking the courts to direct the superintendent to allow him access to all his predecessors’ school division emails.

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Prince William School Board Member Alleges Deputy Superintendent Resigned in Response to Board Leadership

Prince William School Board Member Alleges Deputy Superintendent Resigned in Response to Board Leadership

| May 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board member Willie Deutsch shared Deputy Superintendent Rae Darlington’s intent to retire letter sent to the superintendent and school board.

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Prince William Schools Deputy Superintendent Announces Retirement

Prince William Schools Deputy Superintendent Announces Retirement

| May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools announced to faculty and staff, Thursday, that Deputy Superintendent Rae Darlington will retire at the end of the school year after 27 years with PWCS and 11 in her current leadership role.

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Middle School Head-Start Academy to Be Held in Nokesville

Middle School Head-Start Academy to Be Held in Nokesville

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

This summer, Prince William County Schools is offering week-long head-start programs to help middle school students to improve their organizational skills.

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