Tag: Prince William County Schools

Prince William School Board Chairman Files Suit Against Superintendent on Eve of Evaluation

Prince William School Board Chairman Files Suit Against Superintendent on Eve of Evaluation

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers has filed a “writ of mandamus” against Superintendent Steven L. Walts, ” asking the courts to direct the superintendent to allow him access to all his predecessors’ school division emails.

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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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Middle School Head-Start Academy to Be Held in Nokesville

Middle School Head-Start Academy to Be Held in Nokesville

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

This summer, Prince William County Schools is offering week-long head-start programs to help middle school students to improve their organizational skills.

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Prince William School Board Chairman’s Requests Predecessor’s Emails

Prince William School Board Chairman’s Requests Predecessor’s Emails

| May 3, 2017 | 1 Comment | News

Prince William School Chairman Ryan Sawyers’ request for access to all of his predecessor’s emails has sparked controversy this week.

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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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PWEA Pres. Encourages DeVos to Learn More about Public Education

PWEA Pres. Encourages DeVos to Learn More about Public Education

| April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William Education Association was both pleased and concerned when U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos visited Ashland Elementary School this week.

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DeVos Praises Culture at PWCS’s Ashland Elementary School

DeVos Praises Culture at PWCS’s Ashland Elementary School

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Newly appointed Education Secretary Betsy DeVos visited Ashland Elementary School, Tuesday morning, where she met with students, educators and military parents, and learned about all the school does for its military children.

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Betsy DeVos Will Visit Prince William Elementary School

Betsy DeVos Will Visit Prince William Elementary School

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

A spokesperson for Prince William County Schools has confirmed that U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will be visiting Ashland Elementary School in Manassas Tuesday, arriving around 9:30 a.m.

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PWEA Invites Public to Every Student Succeeds Act Town Hall

PWEA Invites Public to Every Student Succeeds Act Town Hall

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

A new federal law has given teachers and other educators an unprecedented opportunity to provide input into the way their public schools are run; as such, the Prince William Education Association wants to hear from its community member about improvements they would like to see.

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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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