Tag: Policy

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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PWEA Supports Prince William Schools Proposed Revision Non-Discrimination Policy

PWEA Supports Prince William Schools Proposed Revision Non-Discrimination Policy

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

At its June 21 meeting, the Prince William County School Board will discuss proposed revisions to Prince William County Public Schools’ Non-Discrimination and Commitment to Equity Policy (Policy 060).

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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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Prince William School Board Delays Vote on Non-Discrimination Policy

Prince William School Board Delays Vote on Non-Discrimination Policy

| September 22, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

After nearly six hours of citizen’s time, the Prince William School Board voted to table to the motion to update non-discrimination policy 060 to include “sexual orientation and gender identity” to the second board meeting in June 2017.

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Prince William Residents See Non-Discrimination Policy Differently

Prince William Residents See Non-Discrimination Policy Differently

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

With the vote on the amendment to add LGBT people to the non-discrimination policy on the agenda for Prince William School Board, this Wednesday night, residents are split on whether to delay or move ahead.

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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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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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School Board Majority Wants Amendment to Protected LGBT People

School Board Majority Wants Amendment to Protected LGBT People

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Residents are split as to whether Prince William County Schools’ should add protection for gay and transgender individuals to its nondiscrimination policy; however, more school board members seem to be in favor of the amendment than not.

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Prince William School Board to Rewrite Naming Regulation

Prince William School Board to Rewrite Naming Regulation

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board members are considering a policy change that would lead to a change in how schools are named or renamed.

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Internal Immigration Audit Clears Prince William Police of Wrongdoing

Internal Immigration Audit Clears Prince William Police of Wrongdoing

| December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Police Department has announced that an internal review found that the PWPD had cooperated fully with Immigrations and Customs Enforcement in accordance with county policy.

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