Tag: Prince William Schools

PWCS Announces Virtual ‘Return to Learning’ Student Schedules

PWCS Announces Virtual ‘Return to Learning’ Student Schedules

| July 28, 2020 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools shared more information on what the virtual school day will look like for students this year, beginning in September with the first marking period.

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Don Shaw: ‘Let’s Move Forward’ to Address Overcrowded Schools

Don Shaw: ‘Let’s Move Forward’ to Address Overcrowded Schools

| January 18, 2017 | 1 Comment | Education

“During the 2015 election, I don’t remember any candidate for the school board stating that current class sizes were appropriate or that portable classrooms were an acceptable learning facility. Quite the contrary, all current school board members ran on a platform of reducing class sizes. Yet a year after the current board took office, we don’t see them working to revise or accelerate the Capital Improvement Plan to fulfill that promise and we have yet to see a comprehensive strategy against which we, the voters, can measure progress.”

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Bear Sighted at Two Haymarket Schools

Bear Sighted at Two Haymarket Schools

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

Bears sightings at Haymarket schools, have prompted police to offer a public service announcement on dealing with bears.

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School Board Authorizes Funding Negotiations for Governor’s School

School Board Authorizes Funding Negotiations for Governor’s School

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

The School Board authorized its chairman, Milt Johns, to negotiate a funding agreement for the Governor’s School at Innovation Park by a unanimous vote Wednesday.

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PWCS Responds to ‘Misleading Rumors’ of Dec. 21 Threats Against Schools

PWCS Responds to ‘Misleading Rumors’ of Dec. 21 Threats Against Schools

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

“End of the World” superstitions coupled with the Newtown, Conn. school shooting had led to internet rumors of school shootings on Jan. 21. Prince William County Schools responds to supposed threats in statement.

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Board Members Advocate Moving Up Construction of 13th High School

Board Members Advocate Moving Up Construction of 13th High School

| November 21, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

Brentsville District Representative Gil Trenum proposed expediting the construction of the 13th high school from 2019 to 2017, saying that it would to provide much needed relief to the Brentsville and Gainesville districts. non-televised work session of the school board late Tuesday evening.

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National Young Readers Day: Area Business People Read to 22,000 Children at 35 Schools

National Young Readers Day: Area Business People Read to 22,000 Children at 35 Schools

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William and Manassas Chamber of Commerce recognized National Young Readers Day with 444 local volunteers reading to students at local elementary schools.

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UPDATED: All PW Schools to Operate on Normal Schedule Wednesday

UPDATED: All PW Schools to Operate on Normal Schedule Wednesday

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools has announced that all schools will open Wednesday and operate on schedule.

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Trenum Asks for More Transparency, Not New School Boundaries

Trenum Asks for More Transparency, Not New School Boundaries

| October 22, 2012 | 0 Comments | Education

Brentsville School Board Member said he wants more information on enrollment to inform the CIP, not redraw school boundaries.

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