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UPDATE: Bristow Schools Released from Secure Buildings Status

UPDATE: Bristow Schools Released from Secure Buildings Status

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education, News

Prince William County Schools has announced that Bristow Run Elementary School on 8990 Worthington Drive in Bristow is under “precautionary secure the building status..”

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PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) has received several questions concerning a Go Fund Me campaign raising money to pay possible costs associated with a citizen’s suggestion to change the names of two division schools.

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Parents Need to Register for PWCS SACC, Next Generation by Aug. 22

Parents Need to Register for PWCS SACC, Next Generation by Aug. 22

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools announced parents need to register their children for SACC and Next Generation after/before school programs by Aug. 22 in order for them to attend during the first week of school.

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PWCS to Email Students Class Schedules

PWCS to Email Students Class Schedules

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Middle and high school schedules will be emailed to students this year, said Irene Cromer, Supervisor for Community Relations for Prince William County Schools.

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PW School Board Names Imon Deputy Superintendent

PW School Board Names Imon Deputy Superintendent

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board voted Wednesday to promote Keith Imon, currently Associate Superintendent for Communications and Technology Services, to Deputy Superintendent.

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Prince William School Board Makes LBGTQ Students, Staff Protective Class

Prince William School Board Makes LBGTQ Students, Staff Protective Class

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

After much debate, the Prince William County School Board passed the amendment to its non-discrimination policy, Policy 060, adding the language of “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” as protective groups.

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Del. Marshall Says School Board Chairman ‘Hand-Picked’ Citizen Time Speakers

Del. Marshall Says School Board Chairman ‘Hand-Picked’ Citizen Time Speakers

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Delegate Bob Marshall (R-13) has announced that he obtained text messages from Prince William School Board Chair Ryan Sawyers, ]showing that Sawyers “hand-picked speakers,” to speak first at Citizens’ Time for the June 21 school board meeting.

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Time to Lead’ Update Policy 060

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Time to Lead’ Update Policy 060

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Nine months ago, the Prince William County School Board considered updating the PWCS Nondiscrimination Policy, otherwise known as 060. The update in question would have added four words to the policy: “gender identity, sexual orientation” and would have made clear that Prince William County Schools do not tolerate discrimination against anyone on these bases.

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School Board Members Share Opinions on Revision to Non-Discrimination Policy

School Board Members Share Opinions on Revision to Non-Discrimination Policy

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

With the vote on the revision to Prince William County School’s non-discrimination policy to add “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” Wednesday evening, two school board members share their opinions on the matter.

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Democratic Leaders Support Addition to Prince William Schools’ Non-Discrimination Policy

Democratic Leaders Support Addition to Prince William Schools’ Non-Discrimination Policy

| June 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Friday, Democratic elected leaders from Prince William County sent a letter to the school board, throwing their weight behind the revision of Prince William County’s Non-Discrimination policy [Policy 060].

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