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Trenum Request Moving End of Year Items from Discussion to Action

Trenum Request Moving End of Year Items from Discussion to Action

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Wednesday, June 20 is the last Prince William County School Board meeting for the 2017-18 school year, and Brentsville School Board member Gil Trenum said that several items he had proposed to be on the agenda in late May are being considered for discussion.

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OPINION: ‘Proposed Budget for Teacher Salaries Is Shameful’

OPINION: ‘Proposed Budget for Teacher Salaries Is Shameful’

| March 19, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

“PWCS does not pay competitive salaries, compared to our surrounding districts. The proposed budget for teacher salaries is shameful.”

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PWCS Markup Adds Security, Social Workers to FY19 Budget

PWCS Markup Adds Security, Social Workers to FY19 Budget

| March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board added funding for safety infrastructure improvements, new social workers, a few guidance counselors in its 2019 budget, but provided no COLA increases for teachers.

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Prince William Receives Uptick in Threats Following Parkland

Prince William Receives Uptick in Threats Following Parkland

| March 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Since the Parkland tragedy, there have been between 37 and 40 threats reported to Prince William County Police, according to Police Chief Barry Barnard, who spoke at a school safety town hall meeting.

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PWCS Details Its School Safety Measures

PWCS Details Its School Safety Measures

| February 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

After the school shooting in Florida, parents have inquired as to what security measures are in place in Prince William County Schools.

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UPDATE: School Board Chairman Said Brentsville Member Cannot Vote on Release of Predecessors’ Emails

UPDATE: School Board Chairman Said Brentsville Member Cannot Vote on Release of Predecessors’ Emails

| January 19, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers told Brentsville School Board member Gil Trenum in a letter Wednesday that he would not be permitted to vote on an agenda item as to whether current board members should be allowed access to their predecessors’ emails.

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Chairman Sawyers Wants School Board Members to Have ‘Unfettered’ Access to Predecessors’ Emails

Chairman Sawyers Wants School Board Members to Have ‘Unfettered’ Access to Predecessors’ Emails

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers wants to add an item to the school board agenda that would allow board members to gain full access to their predecessor’s emails.

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OPINION: When Trenum Was Called to Serve, Herring Was Missing In Action

OPINION: When Trenum Was Called to Serve, Herring Was Missing In Action

| November 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

On the Prince William County School Board, we have seen what it looks like to have an elected official more interested in partisan activism than the duties of the office. We have also seen the impact of Attorney General Mark Herring putting partisanship ahead of his duties.

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PWCS Schools to Begin Before Labor Day Again Next Year

PWCS Schools to Begin Before Labor Day Again Next Year

| October 5, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board voted 7-0 in favor of the 2017-18 Trenum Hybrid Calendar model, Wednesday evening, in which school would begin Aug. 28, and end June 8.

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LETTER TO EDITOR: ‘School Board Chairman Seeks to Disenfranchise Brentsville Residents’

LETTER TO EDITOR: ‘School Board Chairman Seeks to Disenfranchise Brentsville Residents’

| September 14, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Citizen believes Chairman Ryan Sawyers will be disenfranchising Brentsville residents if he holds the vote on amending the nondiscrimination policy before a temporary Brentsville representative has joined the school board.

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