Tag: Education

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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PWEA Education Town Hall Addressed Closing Achievement Gap

PWEA Education Town Hall Addressed Closing Achievement Gap

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia attended an ESSA town hall hosted by the Prince William Education Association (PWEA), discussing ways to close the achievement gap among students

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PWCS Budget Maintains Current Programs; Looks Toward Progress

PWCS Budget Maintains Current Programs; Looks Toward Progress

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board presented a realistic Fiscal Year 18 budget at the Board of County Supervisors’ meeting, Tuesday evening, with an eye towards improvements.

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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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Bristow Montessori School Adds Gourmet Lunch, Playground Structure

Bristow Montessori School Adds Gourmet Lunch, Playground Structure

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Parents can expect positive changes at Bristow Montessori School, including gourmet catered lunches and a new playground installation.

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School Board Leadership Will Not Entertain County Grant for Overcrowded Schools

School Board Leadership Will Not Entertain County Grant for Overcrowded Schools

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

According to Gainesville school board member, Alyson Satterwhite, the Prince William School Board Chairman has denied accepting a $21 grant from the board of county supervisors to help alleviate overcrowding in county schools.

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Primrose School of Bristow Holds Student Election

Primrose School of Bristow Holds Student Election

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Pre-K and Explorer students at Primrose School of Bristow had the opportunity to vote for their school’s mascot on election day in order to learn about the democratic process.

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Sawyers Eliminates Trans Bathroom Issue from LBGT Non-Discrimation Amendment

Sawyers Eliminates Trans Bathroom Issue from LBGT Non-Discrimation Amendment

| September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Chairman Ryan Sawyers announced that he plans to eliminate bathroom and locker room issues from the “sexual orientation and gender identity” amendment to PWCS’s non-discrimination policy.

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Patriot HS Resumes Classes After Evacuation

Patriot HS Resumes Classes After Evacuation

| September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

After an evacuation of Patriot High School, Monday, the school’s administration has announced that the school day will continue.

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