Tag: School Board

PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) has received several questions concerning a Go Fund Me campaign raising money to pay possible costs associated with a citizen’s suggestion to change the names of two division schools.

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Del. Marshall Says School Board Chairman ‘Hand-Picked’ Citizen Time Speakers

Del. Marshall Says School Board Chairman ‘Hand-Picked’ Citizen Time Speakers

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Delegate Bob Marshall (R-13) has announced that he obtained text messages from Prince William School Board Chair Ryan Sawyers, ]showing that Sawyers “hand-picked speakers,” to speak first at Citizens’ Time for the June 21 school board meeting.

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School Board Members Share Opinions on Revision to Non-Discrimination Policy

School Board Members Share Opinions on Revision to Non-Discrimination Policy

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

With the vote on the revision to Prince William County School’s non-discrimination policy to add “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” Wednesday evening, two school board members share their opinions on the matter.

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Democratic Leaders Support Addition to Prince William Schools’ Non-Discrimination Policy

Democratic Leaders Support Addition to Prince William Schools’ Non-Discrimination Policy

| June 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Friday, Democratic elected leaders from Prince William County sent a letter to the school board, throwing their weight behind the revision of Prince William County’s Non-Discrimination policy [Policy 060].

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Transgender Bathroom Use Becomes Focus During School Board Citizens’ Time

Transgender Bathroom Use Becomes Focus During School Board Citizens’ Time

| June 8, 2017 | 1 Comment | Education

Although the vote adding LGBTQ students and staff to Prince William County Schools nondiscrimination policy [Policy 060] is not up for a vote until June 21, many residents got an early start on speaking out against it at the most recent school board meeting.

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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 School Board Member Alleges Deputy Superintendent Resigned in Response to Board Leadership

Prince William School Board Member Alleges Deputy Superintendent Resigned in Response to Board Leadership

| May 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board member Willie Deutsch shared Deputy Superintendent Rae Darlington’s intent to retire letter sent to the superintendent and school board.

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Prince William School Board Members Claim Chairman Threatened Lawsuit

Prince William School Board Members Claim Chairman Threatened Lawsuit

| May 8, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Attorney for Prince William County School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers’ sent a letter, Wednesday, threatening to sue the school board for obstructing Sawyers’ access to his predecessor’s school division emails.

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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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Prince William Budget Ensures PRICE Model for 13th High School

Prince William Budget Ensures PRICE Model for 13th High School

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County School Board passed an $1.6 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2018, assuring the PRICE model for the new high school.

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