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Town Hall Meeting Addresses 13th HS, Calendar, Salaries, Budget

Town Hall Meeting Addresses 13th HS, Calendar, Salaries, Budget

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William school board members addressed pressing issues such as the snow days, the 13th High School, teacher salaries and the school budget, at their Gainesville-Brentsville budget town hall meeting, Tuesday.

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Prince William Superintendent of Schools Shows School Spirit

Prince William Superintendent of Schools Shows School Spirit

| March 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

During superintendent’s time, Dr. Steven Walts donned yellow sunglasses and a brightly colored scarf to celebrate the Kilby Elementary School transition and other exciting events at Prince William County Schools.

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School Board Members Schedule Town Hall Meetings

School Board Members Schedule Town Hall Meetings

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools have announced school board members will hold several town-hall-style meetings this March.

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PWCS Reports Marsteller Incident is ‘Fake News’

PWCS Reports Marsteller Incident is ‘Fake News’

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

All Marsteller students, and staff are all safe, despite a fake news story that is circulating on social media, said the administration at Marsteller Middle School in Bristow.

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PWCS Announces New Location for 13th High School

PWCS Announces New Location for 13th High School

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County Schools Office of Facilities Services will hold a public meeting to share information on a new location for the 13th high school.

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School Board Chair Posts Snow Day Survey

School Board Chair Posts Snow Day Survey

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Investigating options for unused snow days this school year, Prince William County Schools Chairman At-Large Ryan Sawyers posted a survey to solicit opinions from county residents.

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School Board Considers Options for Unused ‘Snow Days’

School Board Considers Options for Unused ‘Snow Days’

| February 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers announced in a Facebook video that the Prince William County School Board will explore the option of granting additional days off school to compensate for unused snow days this year.

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Prince William Schools’ Superintendent Presents Slim Budget

Prince William Schools’ Superintendent Presents Slim Budget

| February 8, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The division is expecting 2,420 new students at a cost of $26 million to the school budget. As a result, employees will only receive a two percent cost of living increase in their salaries.

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Satterwhite Defends School Board Special Meeting Vote

Satterwhite Defends School Board Special Meeting Vote

| February 3, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Gainesville school board member Alyson Satterwhite defended the Jan. 4 special meeting of the Prince William County School Board and the vote to accept $21.2 million in funding for new Prince William school construction during school board members’ time at the Feb. 1 meeting.

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School Board Strikes Down Special Meeting, PRICE Model Vote

School Board Strikes Down Special Meeting, PRICE Model Vote

| January 19, 2017 | 1 Comment | Education

At the Prince William School Board meeting, held Jan. 18, the board voted to rescind the minutes from the special meeting held two weeks prior, and in doing so, invalidate the vote taken then to approve the PRICE model for the new high school.

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