Tag: Lillie Jessie

Prince William School Board Denies Superintendent His Extended Contract

Prince William School Board Denies Superintendent His Extended Contract

| June 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The School Board denied Superintendent Dr. Steven L. Walts an additional two-year extension to his contract, which would have extended it from 2021 to 2023.

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School Board Adopts Adjustment Plan 1B to Zone 13th HS

School Board Adopts Adjustment Plan 1B to Zone 13th HS

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The plan will include Osbourn Park High School in its zoning, and the approval vote included a resolution to benefit Stonewall Jackson High School.

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Lillie Jessie Responds to Reimbursement Controversy: ’45 Years of Honest, Hands-On Leadership’

Lillie Jessie Responds to Reimbursement Controversy: ’45 Years of Honest, Hands-On Leadership’

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board member Lillie Jessie (Occoquan) responds to reports of her wanting to change school board reimbursement policy for her own benefit.

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PWCS Board Members Clash Over Travel Reimbursement Policy

PWCS Board Members Clash Over Travel Reimbursement Policy

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

School division documents shared by Coles school board member Willie Deutsch reveal Occoquan member Lillie Jessie’s received thousands more in reimbursement than her colleagues on the board.

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PWCS School Board Give Big Raise to Next Year’s Board

PWCS School Board Give Big Raise to Next Year’s Board

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Half the members of the Prince William County School Board voted to support a large raise for the next board during its final budget markup session.

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Election of PWCS School Board Vice Chair Sparks Controversy

Election of PWCS School Board Vice Chair Sparks Controversy

| January 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The election of a school board vice chairman in Prince William County used to be fairly routine. However, with a deep division on the board, this year’s choice was contested.

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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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DOJ Letter Shouldn’t Delay 13th HS; Supervisors Criticize School Board Members

DOJ Letter Shouldn’t Delay 13th HS; Supervisors Criticize School Board Members

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools’ administration does not expect a delay in the construction of the 13th county high school due to a letter school board members sent to the Department of Justice requesting an investigation.

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School Board Approves PRICE Model, Accepts BOCS Grant

School Board Approves PRICE Model, Accepts BOCS Grant

| January 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

In a special meeting that almost did not happen, Wednesday night, the school board approved the PRICE model, agreeing to accept the County Board of Supervisors $21.2 million grant.

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PWCS to Create Task Force to Consider Adding LGBTQs to Equity Policy

PWCS to Create Task Force to Consider Adding LGBTQs to Equity Policy

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board passed a motion to have the superintendent create the framework for a task force composed of community members to solicit input on issues arising from the proposed revisions to include LBGTQ people to their nondiscrimination policy.

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