Tag: school safety

Prince William Receives Uptick in Threats Following Parkland

Prince William Receives Uptick in Threats Following Parkland

| March 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Since the Parkland tragedy, there have been between 37 and 40 threats reported to Prince William County Police, according to Police Chief Barry Barnard, who spoke at a school safety town hall meeting.

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Coles Supervisor Hosts Community Conversation on School Safety

Coles Supervisor Hosts Community Conversation on School Safety

| March 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Supervisor Marty Nohe of the Coles District will be hosting a community conversation regarding school safety in Prince William County.

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Brentsville District School Safety Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for March 9

Brentsville District School Safety Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for March 9

| February 28, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Gil Trenum and Jeanine Lawson will host a joint town hall meeting, March 9 in Bristow.

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Hundreds Participate in Student-led Patriot HS Walkout for Stoneman Douglas

Hundreds Participate in Student-led Patriot HS Walkout for Stoneman Douglas

| February 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Hundreds of Patriot High School students participated in a student-led walkout of their high school in Nokesville, Virginia, Feb 21 at noon.

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OPINION: Tim Singstock Advocates for Safe Schools

OPINION: Tim Singstock Advocates for Safe Schools

| August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

As families prepare their kids to head back to school one thought is in the back of everyone’s mind: safety. Prince William County schools are a reflection of Prince William County communities.

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School Resource Officers Schedule Safety Presentations

School Resource Officers Schedule Safety Presentations

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Police School Resource Officer Unit invites the public to a presentation on school safety issues at Patriot High School Sept. 24.

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Gov. McDonnell Signs, Amends Six School Safety Bills

Gov. McDonnell Signs, Amends Six School Safety Bills

Gov. Bob McDonnell has approved at least six bills and proposed revisions to at least three others aimed at improving school security and creating a safe campus environment.

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Gov’s School Safety Panel to Make Recommendations by Jan. 31

Gov’s School Safety Panel to Make Recommendations by Jan. 31

Members of Gov. Bob McDonnell’s School and Campus Safety Task Force vowed that their recommendations on keeping Virginia’s school safe would be based on fact and not emotion.

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Chairman Stewart Reverses Position on School Resource Officers

Chairman Stewart Reverses Position on School Resource Officers

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments | Education

In light of the Newtown, Conn. tragedy, Board of County Supervisors Chairman At-Large Corey Stewart (R) reversed his position and now recommends that school resource officers remain in designated schools and county and school staff should meet to review school safety procedures.

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Busy in Bristow: The End of the World as We Know It

Busy in Bristow: The End of the World as We Know It

| December 21, 2012 | 2 Comments | Busy in Bristow

A week ago today, the unspeakable happened, and tomorrow – three days before Christmas – three more tiny coffins go into the ground. If we are so inclined, we – the living – can comfort ourselves with stories of heroism like that of Victoria Soto who apparently threw herself in front of flying bullets to form a bodily barrier…

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